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Account of monies paid to contractors and others for construction, repair, and enlargement of the Black River, Chenango, and Genesee canals

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 consists of an account of monies paid for construction, repair, and enlargement of the Black River, Chenango, and Genesee canals. Each account contains name of contractor; contract number; general location of work; general description of work; date and payment amount.
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Quantity:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1833-1855
Series Number:
B1881

Arrangement

Arranged by canal and then by contractor.

Scope and Content Note

Each account contains: name of contractor; contract number; general location of work; general description of work; date; and amount of payment.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

Custodial History

This accession resulted from a project by State Archives staff in 2005 to identify, describe, and accession previously unaccessioned series.

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