South of Upper Bridge, Fulton, N.Y.; Barge Canal Series.-No1. [handwritten on bottom right corner]
This black and white postcard shows construction of a deep cut section of the Barge Canal in Fulton N.Y. A steam shovel is in the foreground loading debrisand dirt into railroad cars. Eleven men are present throughout. There are two bridges, one in the forefront and one in the background. The canal embankment runs from the back of the image to the construction machines in the center. Towards the lower right is a pipe protruding from the wall. In the background there is a building. There are both printed and handwritten captions.
Postal data: unmarked, unposted (rectangle stampbox),[no text]; Postcard type: divided back[double line]; (CORRESPONDANCE. ADDRESS.); Logo (POST CARD.); No message; No addressee.
Digitized by Graduate School of Library and Information Studies, Queens College (CUNY). Front Image Digitization Team: GSLIS 757, Digital Imaging, Spring 2010: Caity Selleck, Rachel Oleaga. Back Image Digitization Team: GSLIS 757, Digital Imaging, Spring 2010: Caity Selleck, Rachel Oleaga
3.5 in. x 5.5 in.
Waterways Post Card Collection of Thomas T. Surprenant: Barge Canal