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The opening of the first section of the Erie Canal

Barge Canal Celebration, c. 1916

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Canal. Birdseye view of piers from Lock 5

Barge Canal Construction Birdseye View of Piers from Lock 5, Waterford, 1911

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Barge Canal. Schoolchildren on Footbridge near Medina Canal.

Barge Canal Construction, Temporary Footbridge at Medina, 1914

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Photograph of Canal Board complaint boxes.

Canal Board Papers, Photograph of Containers

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Diagram of Boats for Erie Canal Celebration

Diagram of the Boat Processional, Erie Canal Celebration, New York City, 1825

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Barge Canal. Gasoline Motor Generator and Dynamos

Dynamos and Gasoline Motor Generator in Barge Canal Power House, Tribes Hill, 1921

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Erie Canal. Aqueduct that was Converted into a Subway.

Erie Canal Aqueduct Converted for Use by Cars and Trains, Rochester

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Engraving of the Erie Canal Celebration Clinton Fire Co. No. 41 Float

Erie Canal Celebration Clinton Fire Co. No. 41 Float, Engraving, 1825

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Engraving of Erie Canal Celebration Rope Makers Arms

Erie Canal Celebration Rope Makers Arms Engraving, 1825

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Double locks side by side in Old Erie Canal

Erie Canal Locks at Little Falls, 1911

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Erie Canal: View of Canal From Stairway of Superintendent's Office

Erie Canal Locks at Lockport Looking East, 1907

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Erie Canal locks at Lockport

Erie Canal Locks at Lockport, New York, c. 1900

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Letter from Mr. G. Meade

Letter from George Meade to the Erie Canal Board, 1836

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Barge Canal

New York State Barge Canal at Seneca Falls, Cayuga and Seneca Branch, 1921

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Barge Canal. Bridge West of Lock 33

New York State Barge Canal Bridge, Lock 33, near Rochester, 1921

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Barge Canal. Barges Leaving Lock 17

New York State Barge Canal, Barges Lock 17, Little Falls, 1921

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Barge Canal. Bridge Excavator and Rock Cut

New York State Barge Canal, Channeled Rock Cut, West of Rochester, 1911

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Gates at Crescent Dam on Mohawk River; surplus power for commercial use. Crescent Dam, N.Y.

New York State Barge Canal, Crescent Dam Water Release, Electric Power, Waterford, 1916

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Barge Canal. Crescent Dam and Pool

New York State Barge Canal, Crescent Dam, 1921

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Barge Canal. Movable Dam and Lock 15

New York State Barge Canal, Dam at Lock 15, Fort Plain, 1916

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Barge Canal. Delta Dam and Reservoir

New York State Barge Canal, Delta Dam, Black River Canal Lock, 1916

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Barge Canal. Montage of Champlain Canal documents.

New York State Barge Canal, Display of Champlain Canal Documents, 1874

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Barge Canal. Double Guard Gate

New York State Barge Canal, Double Guard Gate, Pendleton, 1913.

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Dredging the New York State Barge Canal, Washington County, N.Y., 1907

New York State Barge Canal, Dredging the Champlain Branch, Washington County. c. 1910

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Barge Canal. Opening of the Barge Canal in Waterford

New York State Barge Canal, Governor's Boat, Waterford, May 15, 1915

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Lumberyard and Boats on the Glens Falls Feeder to Barge Canal

New York State Barge Canal, Hudson Falls, 1921

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Barge Canal. Ladder Dredge with Belt Conveyor

New York State Barge Canal, Ladder Dredge, near Lockport, c.1910

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Barge Canal. Little Falls, View from South

New York State Barge Canal, Little Falls, 1928

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Barge Canal. Side View of Lock 17 from Hillside

New York State Barge Canal, Lock 17, Little Falls, 1921

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Barge Canal. Lock 2 from Old Champlain Canal

New York State Barge Canal, Lock 2 and Triple Lock, Champlain Canal, Waterford, 1912

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Barge Canal. Lock 3 and By-Pass

New York State Barge Canal, Lock 3, 1915

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Barge Canal. Lock 35 showing Gate and Crane

New York State Barge Canal, Lock 35, Guard Gate and Gantry Crane, Lockport, 1912

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Canal. Lock 4 on Waterford flight.

New York State Barge Canal, Lock 4, Waterford, n.d.

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Barge Canal. Motorship 101, Lock 21

New York State Barge Canal, Motorship 101 at Lock 21, 1921

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Barge Canal. Small Movable Dam

New York State Barge Canal, Movable Dam, Herkimer, 1921

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Barge Canal. Pleasure Boat on the Canal

New York State Barge Canal, Pleasure Boat, Three Rivers, 1921

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Barge Canal. Unloading Dump Cars to Make Fill

New York State Barge Canal, Railroad Cars, Irondequoit Valley, East of Rochester, 1910

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Barge Canal. Vischer Ferry Dam

New York State Barge Canal, Vischer Ferry Dam, 1921

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Canal.  Black River Canal

Photograph of a Lock on the Black River Canal at Rome, 1920

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Barge Canal. Typical Section of Completed Canal

Photograph of a Typical Section of Completed Canal near Medina (1918).

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Erie Canal. Construction of Lock 5

Photograph of Construction of Barge Canal Lock 5, Waterford, August 1908

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Barge Canal. Interior of Powerhouse of Canal

Photograph of Interior of Powerhouse: Generators and Switchboard, Crescent, 1915

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Barge Canal. Schoolchildren on Footbridge near Medina Canal.

Photograph of School Children on a Temporary Footbridge Over the Barge Canal at Medina, 1914

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Barge Canal. Oil Tanker in Lock 7

Photograph of Standard Oil Company's Tanker in Lock 7, 1921

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Barge Canal. Typical Section of Completed Canal

Photograph of the Barge Canal near Medina, 1918

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Photograph of Pleasure Trip at Auriesville

Pleasure Trip on the Erie Canal at Auriesville, 1890

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Schedule of Erie Canal Celebration Cannonade

Schedule for the Erie Canal Celebration Cannonade, 1825

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Barge Canal. Oil Tanker in Lock 7

Standard Oil Company's Tanker in Lock 7, Barge Canal, 1921

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Ticket to the New York City Grand Celebration Ball

Ticket to New York City's Erie Canal Grand Celebration Ball, 1825

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Watercolor of an Aqueduct Over a River.

Watercolor of an Erie Canal Aqueduct Crossing the Genesee River, Rochester, NY, n.d.

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