Collection RC0529 - Niagara Falls Suspension bridge collection

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Niagara Falls Suspension bridge collection

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  • 1848-1872 (Creation)

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7 items

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The collection consists of three letters from the Great Western Railway Co. to J.W. Fisher, Superintendant of the bridge, 1854-55. There are also two letters, 1862, addressed to William G. Swan, Suspension Bridge, Clifton, Ont. and one invoice from Wood & Leggatt, 1873. Finally there is a letter to C. Strut, 1848, with regard to the lumber contract for the bridge.

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