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Description
The Croton Aqueduct, constructed between 1837-1842, carried fresh water from the Croton River in Westchester County to Manhattan, some 41 miles distance. The Old Croton Aqueduct, superseded by the New Croton Aqueduct in 1890, was used until 1955.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Ribbon
Object Type
ribbon
associated date
1842 10 14
associated institution
Croton Aqueduct
associated place
United States: New York
Measurements
overall, mounted: 8 9/16 in x 3 3/8 in; 21.74875 cm x 8.5725 cm
ID Number
PL.238841.10
catalog number
238841.10
accession number
238841
Credit Line
Messrs. Joseph B, Morton, Norman, Benjamin, and Harvey G. Stack
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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