Construction of North Main Street bridge over Erie Canal, looking west

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Construction of North Main Street bridge over Erie Canal, looking west

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NOTE:  The North Main Street bridge was a Whipple's Arch-Truss Bridge, designed by Squire Whipple of Utica, NY. The large, dark-colored structure in the background is the Warner Malt House, just south of the Hamilton Street bridge to its right.

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Photograph courtesy of the Jordan Museum.

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