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The Erie Canal - Resources available at the New York State Library

  • Presented By: New York State Library Location: Online 222 Madison Ave, Seventh Floor, Albany, NY 12230 Albany, NY 12230
  • Dates: July 12, 2023
  • Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    The Erie Canal is one of the most important works of civil engineering and construction in North America. The New York State Library has a wide variety of primary source documents and published materials on the Erie Canal ranging from the construction and maintenance of the Canal to life on the Canal.

    Senior Librarians Stephanie Barrett and Elizabeth Jakubowski will present an overview and highlights of the Library's collection including maps, music, images, broadsides, diaries, laws & regulations, journals, books, and NYS agency reports.

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