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Canals and Railroads

Artificial River
Artificial River. The Erie Canal and the Paradox of Progress, 1817-1862 by Carol Sheriff.

Sheriff used the canals collection extensively as a 1991-1992 Peterson fellow. For this study, Sheriff was awarded the 1996 New York State Historical Association prize for the best manuscript on New York state history and the 1996 Award for Excellence in Research using the holdings of the New York State Architecture. It was published in 1996 by Hill & Wang, New York.


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