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Lewis Sowter House, 142 Canal Street, Canastota, Madison County, NY



B&W Photos

HB878778
Streetscape View West

HB878779
Streetscape View East

HB878780
Front (south) Elevation

HB878781
Front (south) Elevation, Detail Of Pediment

HB878782
Photocopy Of Photograph, 1975 (canastota Canal Town Museum) Front (south) Elevation

HB878783
Photocopy Of Photograph, 1960 (canastota Canal Town Museum) Rear (north) Elevation

HB878784
Photocopy Of Photograph, 1970 (canastota Canal Town Museum) Front (south) Elevation

HB878785
Photocopy Of Photograph, C

HB878786
Photocopy Of Photograph, C


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Item Title


Location
142 Canal Street, Canastota, NY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NY-6262
Significance: A rare surviving example of a Greek Revival style canal house retaining features that define its architectural integrity in its raked cornice, pedimented roof and window surrounds. The building is also historically significant because it fronts the Erie Canal and reflects it importance to the development of Canastota in the 19th century.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. STREETSCAPE VIEW WEST
2. STREETSCAPE VIEW EAST
3. FRONT (SOUTH) ELEVATION
4. FRONT (SOUTH) ELEVATION, DETAIL OF PEDIMENT
5. Photocopy of photograph, 1975 (Canastota Canal Town Museum) FRONT (SOUTH) ELEVATION
6. Photocopy of photograph, 1960 (Canastota Canal Town Museum) REAR (NORTH) ELEVATION
7. Photocopy of photograph, 1970 (Canastota Canal Town Museum) FRONT (SOUTH) ELEVATION
8. Photocopy of photograph, c. late 19th century (Canastota Canal Town Museum) STREETSCAPE VIEW WEST
9. Photocopy of photograph, c. late 19th century (Canastota Canal Town Museum STREETSCAPE VIEW EAST


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