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Canal construction workers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

James Johnston papers

 Collection — Folder S2731
Identifier: S2731
Scope and Contents This collection includes receipts and correspondence from James Johnston in Wabash, Indiana ranging from 1850 to 1863 regarding District #5 of Wabash and Erie Canal Company.
Dates: 1850-1863

James M. Reeder collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1102
Scope and Contents This collection contains information relating to the Wabash and Erie Canal. There are three receipts from 1850 giving various amounts for work on the Canal. A letter from J. L. Williams, dated December 23, 1856, sums up the repair expenses for the year. Two hand-written sheets list property belonging to the trust on District No. 5, Wabash and Erie Canal, dated January 1, 1859. Some of the items listed are shovels, nails, crow bar, picks, wooden buckets, and wheel barrows. There are notations...
Dates: 1849-1859

R.H. Fauntleroy papers

 Collection — Folder S449
Identifier: S0449
Scope and Contents This collection includes an autographed, signed letter from R. H. Fauntleroy in Indianapolis, Indiana on 1845/06/22 regarding canals and various formulas regarding the construction.
Dates: 1845/06/22