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ChangingDrv1900

Posted by on October 2, 2017

Title: Erie Canal scene, Fultonville [photograph].
Photographer/Artist: Gayer, Albert.
Date: ca. 1900.
Physical Details: 1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 9 in.
Collection: Perinton Municipal Historian collection
Summary: Several men stand near a mule about to board a packet boat on the Erie Canal in Fultonville, New York. Mules would wear tow ropes attached to the boats traveling on the canal. As the mules walked down the towpath next to the canal, they would pull the boats along.
Image Number: tpm00182

http://www.rochester.lib.ny.us/rochimag/perinton/
tpm/tpm00/tpm00182.jpg

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