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RMSC - Rochester Diorama - 1838

RMSC - Rochester Diorama - 1838

Postcard
Dated: 1970s
Fascolor, 5575 E. Henrietta Rd., Rush, NY 14543
Made by Plastichrome, Boston, MA 02130
No number

Text on back:
Rochester - Winter of 1838
This canal is now Broad Street. The Erie Canal or Clinton's Ditch connected the Hudson River at Albany and Troy with Lake Erie at Buffalo. It carried flour from the mills of Rochester to the Great Lakes trading posts.

Rochester Museum of Arts and Sciences
657 East Avenue (at Goodman Street)
Rochester 7, N. Y.


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