The Erie Canal – Resources Available at the New York State Library (webinar)
Date: Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
Registration Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_0c6EyVSyQ0CEI2ZH4p9Lrw
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.