Erie Canal Survey, Buffalo showing Niagara River

This is an ink, wash and charcoal map of a section of the Erie Canal in Buffalo. The map is split into two views. The first view shows the Niagara River, Black Rock Harbor and a building. The second view shows the Niagara River, Black Rock Harbor, a floating bridge along with three smaller bridges, thirteen buildings, Canada Ferry, Ferry Street, Main Street and an unidentified street. The red lines indicate courses and distances. The blue lines indicate canal right-of-way.
Date Original
New York State Archives, A0848-77, Canal System Survey Maps, 1832-1843, Map no. E1-6
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Geographic Locations

Erie Canal
Erie County