Canals; Canal boats; Trees; Buildings; Clouds; Reflections; Towpaths; Color Postcards;
Colored postcard of the Erie Canal, Fort Plain, N.Y. The picture displayed on the card shows two canal boats on the Erie canal, along with trees and buildings on both sides of the Canal. There are clouds in the sky with little to no sunshine...
Dec 9 1903
Mrs. Catherine Markham
West New Brighton N.Y.
Dear Mrs. Markham:
Your valued favor was received during my absence from the city. Each word has been noted with interest and appreciation. I certainly must confess to having misinterpreted...
West Brighton, N.Y., June 25, 1923
My Dear Darwin J. Meserole:
My hearty thanks for the copy of The Decay of Capitalistic Civilization, by Sidney and Beatrice Webb, those two explorers who see deep into our social chaos. I am glad to get this news,...
Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940. The Forgotten Purpose of Jesus.
March 1, 1939
Mr. Edwin Markham,
West New Brighton,
Dear Edwin Markham:
Don’t you think, because I fail to write you, that I do not often think of you, and wish that I could see you and talk over conditions in the world – conditions...
View of canal. The near bank is lined with a tow path; there is a railing in the foreground. The far bank is lined with houses, a boathouse, and trees. A bridge over the canal is located in the distance.
A color image of an aqueduct spanning a river. Two people stand on the shore. One appears to be holding a fishing pole. Trees and shrubs appear along the banks of the river. Buildings fill the background.
Booms; Canal construction; Dredges; Grasses; Hills; Hats; Pipes(conduits); Smoke; Smokestacks; Rural; Canal construction workers; Men; Black & white postcards; Close-up views; Canals;
Front caption [in black plain font] reads: "Barge Canal Dredge at Work Near Seneca River." [bottom of card]. Blank space around edges of card. Picture outlined in black. Seen on this black & white picture postcard is the barge Canal suction dredge...
Dredge working in Barge Canal with boom sending excavated material to shore ;white and red warehouses and buildings in the background, a steeple in the background, light clouds over head;front caption [in orange plain font].