PROPERTY FROM THE DESCENDANTS OF MARIE-JOSEPH PAUL YVES ROCH GILBERT DU MOTIER, MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE
Celebrating the opening of the Erie Canal, the present volume is an elaborate record of the ceremonies on the official completion of the canal,and one of the first books published in the U.S. to be extensively illustrated with lithography. The plates include views of the harbor with ships forming a procession, maps of the waterways in the United States and in New York State, views of the canal and locks, facsimiles of official documents given upon admission to trade guilds, etc.
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