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Record of stone transported by canal boats

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series documents the shipment via canal vessels of stone used for the construction of the new State Capitol building. Entries include the name of the transporting vessel and the date of shipment. Also included is information that apparently pertains to the platform cars used to transport the material; type of stone shipped; "set"; "mark"; and "repair".
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Quantity:
0.1 cu. ft. (1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1870
Series Number:
A3177

Arrangement

Chronological by date of shipment (arrival).

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of a bound volume documenting the shipment via canal vessels of stone used for the construction of the new State Capitol building. Entries provide the name of the transporting vessel and the date of shipment. The volume also contains information which apparently pertains to the platform cars used to transport the material; type of stone shipped; "set"; "mark"; and "repair".

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