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RG-17

Records of the LAND OFFICE

Container Listings



{series #17.493}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
French Creek Division



CHECK ROLLS, WORK ESTIMATES, RECEIPTS AND MISCELLANEOUS ACCOUNTS, 1826-1846. (9 boxes)

1-1519 box 1

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates, Work Receipts
December 25, 1827 - December 12, 1828, John Phillips (2 files)
August 27 - December 9, 1828, John Mitchell (3 folders)

box 2

December 9, 1828 - October 15, 1829; September 26, 1831; March 6, 1832 (3 folders)
September 4, 1829 - January 22, 1830, William Dickson (2 folders)

1-1520 box 3

March 19, 1830 - February 29, 1832, William Dickson (5 folders)
January 20 - March 19, 1832, John Anderson (3 folders)

box 4

June 26 - December 31, 1832 John Anderson (5 folders)

1-1530 box 5

January 12 - August 22, 1833, John Anderson (5 folders)

box 6

October 22, 1833 - September 22, 1834, John Anderson (6 folders)

1-1531 box 7

October 15, 1834 - May 15, 1835; February 6, August 26, 1836, John Anderson (5 folders)

Check Rolls, George R. Espy, July 18 - November 10, 1835 (2 folders)

box 8

Check Rolls, George R. Espy, January 26 - March 23, 1836; March 20, 1837 (1 folder)
Check Rolls, Lewis T. Reno, April 14, 1836 - May 26, 1837 (5 folders)

1-1532 box 9

Check Rolls, Lewis T. Reno, June 29, 1837 - December 21, 1838; February 11, May 14, 1840 (3 folders)
General Accounts, 1826-1846 (1 folder)
Allotments and Bids, 1831-1834 (1 folder)
Boat Clearances at Franklin, March, 1839 (1 folder)


{series #17.494}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
French Creek Division

MICROFILMED

CONTRACTS, 1833-1848. (3 volumes)

1-1517 box 1

Volume 1, Aqueducts (W2-h. 5., 122)
Volume 2, Sections (W2-h. 7., 123-124)

box 2

Volume 3, Feeder and Franklin Line (W2-h. 6., 122-123)


{series #17.495}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
French Creek Division

MICROFILMED

DAMAGE CLAIMS, 1833-1848. (5 volumes)

1-1517 box 2

Release and Damage Compensation (1 volume) (W2-h. 8., 124)
Damage Contracts (1 volume) (W2-h. 4., 121-122)

1-1518 box 3

Volume 1, Damage Claims (W2-h. 1., 120)
Volume 2, Damage Claims (W2-h. 2., 121)

box 4

Volume 3, Damage Claims (W2-h. 3., 121)


{series #17.496}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
French Creek Division

MICROFILMED

REPORTS AND MISCELLANEOUS DOCUMENTS, 1826-1848. (3 volumes)

1-1518 box 4

Erie Extension Canal Level Book A (W2-h. 9a., 124)
Wrie Extension Canal Compass Books A and B (W2-h. 9a.)
Pennsylvania Canal and Public Works Reports (1 volume) (W2-h. 9b., 124-125)


{series #17.497}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Gettysburg Railroad



CONTRACTS, 1833-1838. (1 volume)

1-1843 box 1

Contracts and Sections (1 volume) (W2-i. 35.)


{series #17.498}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Gettysburg Railroad



DAMAGE CLAIMS, 1833-1836. (1 volume)

1-1843 box 1

Land Damage Claims (1 volume) (W2-i. 36., 149)


{series #17.499}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Gettysburg Railroad



WORK ESTIMATES, RECEIPTS AND MISCELLANEOUS ACCOUNTS, 1836-1847. (2 boxes)

1-1844 box 2

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, Samuel Fahnestock, October 31, 1836 - April 17, 1838 (Michael Clarkson) (1 folder)

box 3

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, May, 1838 - November 1, 1839; January 7, 1841; November 30, 1846; February 16, 1847 (8 folders)


{series #17.500}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Juniata Division



CHECK ROLLS, WORK ESTIMATES, RECEIPTS AND MISCELLANEOUS ACCOUNTS, 1827-1857. (48 boxes)

1-0535 box 1

Engineer's Expense Accounts, Estimates, and Work Receipts
December 21, 1827 - March 29, 1828, James Clark (7 folders)

box 2

March 29 - June 19, 1828 (8 folders)

1-0536 box 3

July 16 - September 24, 1828 (6 folders)

box 4

October 14, 1828 - January 15, 1829 (8 folders)

1-0543 box 5

January 29 - April 27, 1829 (8 folders)

box 6

May 18 - June 30, 1829 (7 folders)

1-0544 box 7

July 31, 1829 - January 20, 1830 (9 folders)

box 8

January 23 - February 11, 1830 (7 folders)

1-0545 box 9

February 16 - May 26, 1830 (7 folders)

box 10

May 20 - June 30, 1830; August 5, 1836 (3 folders)

Check Rolls and Work Receipts
September 20, 1830 - May 16, 1831, Wm. B. Mitchell (5 folders)

1-0546 box 11

January 11 - May 10, 1831, James Criswell (3 folders)
June 16, 1831 - January 6, 1832, David Cummings (4 folders)

box 12

March 16, 1832 - October 11, 1833 (7 folders)

1-0547 box 13

January 3 - May 13, 1834; May 15, 1835; December 2, 1840 (9 folders)
July 21, 1831 - April 24, 1833, James K. Moorhead

box 14

June 10, 1833 - November 13, 1834 (7 folders)

1-0548 box 15

December 17, 1834 - May 15, 1835; August 26, 1836 (3 folders)
June 27, 1831 - March 23, 1832, Robert Stockton (4 folders)

box 16

July 27, 1832 - April 30, 1834 (7 folders)

1-0549 box 17

August 13, 1834 - March 18, 1837 (7 folders)

box 18

November 13, 1832 - November 29, 1833, James Taggart (4 folders)
October 1, 1835 - August 26, 1836; October 13, 1843, Evered Oles, Middle Juniata Division (5 folders)

1-0550 box 19

June 11, 1835 - February 27, 1837, Francis McGrath, Upper Juniata Division (4 folders)
June 14, 1836 - March 25, 1839, Archibald Orme (See Eastern Division)
August 24, 1836 - October 26, 1837, Moses J. Clark (2 folders)

box 20

September 28, 1836 - February 22, 1838, William Reed (7 folders)

1-0551 box 21

May 16, 1838 - February 2, 1839 (6 folders)
August 19, 1836 - October 27, 1837, George H. Patton

box 22

May 1, 1838 - February 11, 1840 (7 folders)
February - October, 1838, James Steel

1-0602 box 23

November 1838 - February 1839 (9 folders)
(Including Check Rolls of Superintendent Alexander McConnell for Repairs to Franklin Line preliminary to election of 1838 and Buck Shit War in early 1839. For related materials see also Record Group 2m Records of the Auditor General, General Correspondence, 1838-1839, Depositions Re: Corruption on the Juniata Division, 1838-1839)
May 20, 1839 - March 1, 1842, James Price

box 24

1843; April 22, 1844 - May 9, 1846, Daniel Woods (3 folders)

1-0603 box 25

April 19, 1847 - May 19, 1848, James Turner (3 folders)

box 26

May 30 - October 26, 1848, James Turner (5 folders)

1-0605 box 27

April 11 - July 1849, John Anderson (3 folders)

box 28

August 17 - October 25, 1849 (6 folders)

1-0606 box 29

November 13, 1849 - March 28, 1850 (5 folders)

box 30

May 1 - August 24, 1850 (5 folders)

1-0607 box 31

August 26 - October 12, 1850 (5 folders)

box 32

November 25, 1850 - May 7, 1851 (5 folders)

1-0608 box 33

May 8 - August 2, 1851 (5 folders)

box 34

August 15 - November 29, 1851; November 13, 1852 (7 folders)

1-0609 box 35

January 8 - November 30, 1850, John S. Miller (8 folders)

box 36

January 7, 1851 - January 7, 1852 (6 folders)

1-0610 box 37

February 1852 - August 31, 1852 (7 folders)

box 38

October 23, 1852 - March 30, 1853; August 11, 1853 (3 folders)
May 21 - June 30, 1852, J.A. Cummings (3 folders)

1-0627 box 39

August 2 - October 25, 1852 (5 folders)

box 40

November 13, 1852 - March 29, 1853 (4 folders)

box 41

June 7 - August 25, 1853 (6 folders)

box 42

September 8 - November 30, 1853 (5 folders)

1-0628 box 43

January 31 - August 30, 1854 (7 folders)

box 44

September 5, 1854 - January 27, 1855 (6 folders)

box 45

February 25 - October 24, 1856, John Gadd (6 folders)

box 46

November 19, 1856 - February 27, 1857, John Gadd (3 folders)
May 19 - July 18, 1857, James P. Hoover (2 folders)

1-0629 box 47

July 17 - November 24, 1857 (6 folders)
October 1, 1859 Miscellaneous (1 folder)

box 48

General Accounts, Investigator James Steele, 1827-1851, (6 folders)
Allotments and Bids, 1831-1832 (1 folder)
Passenger Lists, 1835-1836 (1 folder)
Boat Clearances:
Hollidaysburg, May 7 - December 2, 1833; 1834; 1836 (1 folder)
Huntingdon, 1833-1834, 1836, 1840 (2 folders)
Lewistown, 1831-1833, 1836, October-December 1839, 1840 (4 folders)
Newport, May 15, 1836 (1 folder)
Rebuilding Aughwick Dam to Inclined Plane:
Receipt for Work Done, October 7, 1857, Edward F. Gay (1 folder)


{series #17.501}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Juniata Division



CONTRACTS, 1828-1860. (8 volumes)

1-0529 box 1


Bridges (1 volume) (W2-e. 14., 67-68)
Fences (1 volume) (W2-e. 15., 68)

box 2

Sections, Volume 1, (W2-e. 16., 68)
Sections, Volume 2, (W2-e. 17., 68)

1-0530 box 3

Lock Houses (1 volume) (W2-e. 20., 69-70)
Turnpike Roads (1 volume) (W2-e. 21., 70)

box 4

Frankstown Line Sections (1 volume) (W2-e. 18., 69)
Frankstown Line Locks (1 volume) (W2-e. 19., 69)


{series #17.502}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Juniata Division



DAMAGE CLAIMS, 1828-1860. (10 volumes)

1-0531 box 5

Releases, Volume 1, (W2-e. 30., 77)
Releases, Volume 2, (W2-e. 31., 77)

box 6

Contractors for relief, 1829-1835, 1837 (1 volume) (W2-e. 22., 70-71)
Damages, Volume 1, (W2-e. 23., 71)
Damages, Volume 2, (W2-e. 24., 71)

1-0532 box 7

Damages, Volume 3, (W2-e. 25., 71-72)
Land Damages and Other Claims (1 volume) (W2-e. 26., 72)

box 8

Land Damage Claims, Volume 2, (W2-e. 27., 72)
Land Damage Claims, Volume 3, (W2-e. 28., 72-74)

1-0533 box 9

Land Damage Claims, Volume 4, (W2-e. 29c., 75-76)


{series #17.503}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Juniata Division



REPORTS AND MISCELLANEOUS DOCUMENTS, 1824-1858. (7 volumes)

1-0533 box 9

Held Notes of the Survey and the Level of the Juniata, 1824 (1 volume) (W2-e. 29a., 74)

box 10

Explanations for a canal route across Allegheny Mountains, 1825 (6 volumes) (W2-e. 29b., 74-75)
Reports and Misc. Documents, 1826-1840 (1 volume) (W2-e. 32., 77-78)

1-0534 box 11

Reports and Misc. Documents, Volume 2, 1826-1840, (W2-e. 33., 78-79)
Reports and Misc. Documents, Volume 1, 1841-1858, (W2-e. 34., 79)
Reports and Misc. Documents, Volume 2, 1841-1858, (W2-e. 35., 78-79)
Reports and Misc. Documents, Volume 3, 1841-1858, (W2-e. 36., 80)


{series #17.504}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
North Branch Division



CHECK ROLLS, WORK ESTIMATES, RECEIPTS AND MISCELLANEOUS ACCOUNTS, 1828-1854. (18 boxes)

1-1822 box 1

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates, Work Receipts, June 30, 1829 - January 25, 1830, John Mitchell (7 folders)

1-1823 box 2

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates, Work Receipts, January 29 - March 21, 1830 (8 folders)

box 3

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates, Work Receipts, April 12 - October 16, 1830; January 7, 1831; August 9, 1836 (4 folders)
Engineer's Accounts, Estimates, Work Receipts, July 15-September 6, 1830, James B. Bull (3 folders)

1-1824 box 4

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates, Work Receipts, September 21, 1830 - June 7, 1831; January 11 - February 16, 1832; October 1, 1840, Thomas Myers (5 folders)
Check Rolls, Material and Work Receipts, December 24, 1830 - April 14, 1831, Ellis Hughes (2 folders)

box 5

Check Rolls, Material and Work Receipts, June 3, 1831 - February 6, 1835 (8 folders)

1-1825 box 6

Check Rolls, Material and Work Receipts, May 28 - November 2, 1835; January 14, April 29, August 26, 1836 (3 folders)
Check Rolls, Material and Work Receipts, June 30 - November 19, 1833; May 15, 1835, John Robinson (4 folders)
Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, September 26 - October 28, 1831, Lord Butler (3 folders)

box 7

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, November 15, 1831 - December 1832 (8 folders)

1-1826 box 8

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, January 29, 1833 - June 1834; September 8, 1835; August 26, 1836; May 8, 1837 (7 folders)

box 9

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, June 13, 1834 - April 1835; August 10, 1836, John Shure (2 folders)
Check Rolls, Samuel D. Probst, December 22, 1836 - April 16, 1838; December 4, 1843 (4 folders)

1-1827 box 10

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, William Keeler, February 16 - October 3, 1837 (7 folders)

box 11

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, November 6, 1837 - February 3, 1838 (2 folders)
Receipt Book, December 15, 1836 - September 19, 1837 (1 volume)
Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, March 8 - August 10, 1838, Jere Adams, Tioga Line (4 folders)

1-1828 box 12

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, September 4, 1838 - March 22, 1839 (6 folders)
General Accounts, 1837 (1 folder)

Receipt Books, February 22 - September 13, 1838
William Keeler's accts, October 31, 1836 - January 20, 1838 (1 volume)

box 13

William Keeler's accts, November 4, 1837 - January 27, 1838 (1 volume)
Richard R. Bryan and Co. December 17, 1836 - October 8, 1838 (1 volume)
Cash Book, December 16, 1836 - October 6, 1838 (1 volume)

Correspondence, 1837-1838, Richard R. Bryan and Co. (1 folder)
Check Rolls, September 27, 1858, Edward F. Gay (1 folder)

1-1841 box 14

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, July 18 - November 29, 1845, W.R. Moffet (2 folders)
Check Rolls and Work Receipts, January 9, 1847, Nantiche Dam (1 folder)
Check Rolls and Work Receipts, April 25, 1849 - March 1, 1850 L. Hyde Jenkins (3 folders)

box 15

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, June 4 - November 19, 1850, Benjamin Saylor (4 folders)

1-1842 box 16

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, November 30, 1850 - March 6, 1851 (2 folders)
Check Rolls and Work Receipts, November 30, 1850; February 24-April 10, 1851, W. B. Foster (4 folders)

box 17

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, May 25 - November 29, 1851 (2 folders)
Check Rolls and Work Receipts, August 7, October 24-November 17, 1854, Walter Dimock (2 folders)
Check Rolls and Work Receipts, August 7 - November 30, 1854, David Vandercork (2 folders)

1-1843 box 18

General Accounts, 1831-1851 (1 folder)
Account Book, Barnum and Brown, October 10, 1828 - January 6, 1831
Allottments and Bids, 1831-1833 (1 folder)
Boat Clearances, Berwick, May-October, 1833 (1 folder)
Boat Clearances, Northumberland, September-November, 1833; August 21, 1846 (1 folder)
Report on Claims of Contractor John Hanson, Byre, Hall and Boyd by Act of April 10, 1849, Claims of Amy E. Maxwell, 1838, 1841, 1855 (1 folder)


{series #17.505}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
North Branch Division



CONTRACTS, 1828-1858. (12 volumes)

1-1711, 10-2445

Proposals for New Line (1 loose volume) (W2-i. 11., 138-139)

box 1

Sections, Volume 1 (W2-i. 12., 139)
Sections, Volume 2 (W2-i. 13., 139)

1-1763 box 2

Sections, Volume 1 (W2-i. 14., 140)
Sections, Volume 2 (W2-i. 15., 140)

box 3

Fences (1 volume) (W2-i. 16., 140-141)
Fences (1 volume) (W2-i. 17., 141)

1-1764 box 4

Walls (1 volume) (W2-i. 18., 141-142)
Bridges (1 volume) (W2-i. 19., 142)

box 5

Aquaducts (1 volume) (W2-i. 20., 142-143)
Sections, Tioga Line, Volume 1 (W2-i. 21., 143-144)

box 6

Sections, Tioga Line, Volume 2, (W2-i. 22., 144)


{series #17.506}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
North Branch Division



DAMAGE CLAIMS, 1828-1858. (6 volumes)

1-1765 box 6

Releases and Damage Compensation (1 volume) (W2-i. 34., 148)

box 7

Contractors for Relief, Volume 1 (W2-i. 23., 144)
Contractors for Relief, Volume 2 (W2-i. 24., 144)

1-1820 box 8

Land Damage Claims, Volume 1 (W2-i. 25., 145)
Land Damage Claims, Volume 2 (W2-i. 26., 145)

1-1820 box 9

Land Damage Claims, Volume 3 (W2-i. 27., 145)


{series #17.507}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
North Branch Division



REPORTS AND MISCELLANEOUS DOCUMENTS, 1828-1858. (9 volumes)

1-1820 box 9

Engineer's Notes, 1829 (1 volume) (W2-i. 8., 138)
Field Book, 1829 (1 volume) (W2-i. 8., 138)

1-1821 box 10

Field Book, 1830 (1 volume) (W2-i. 9., 138)
Field Book, 1839 (1 volume) (W2-i. 10., 138)
Field Book, 1839 (1 volume) (W2-i. 10., 138)
1828-1849, Volume 1, (W2-i. 28., 145-146)

1-1822 box 11

1828-1840, Volume 2, (W2-i. 30., 146-147)
1841-1858, Volume 1, (W2-i. 31., 147)
1841-1858, Volume 2, (W2-i. 32., 148)


{series #17.508}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Susquehanna Division



CHECK ROLLS, WORK ESTIMATES, RECEIPTS AND MISCELLANEOUS ACCOUNTS, 1827-1858. (21 boxes)

1-1535 box 1

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, September 14 - June 30, 1828, Charles Mowry (8 folders)

box 2

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, August 6 - December 15, 1828 (6 folders)

1-1536 box 3

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, December 31, 1828 - July 13, 1829; February 23 - March 12, 1830 (8 folders)

box 4

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, July 14 - September 25, 1829, John Ryan, Jr. (6 folders)

1-1537 box 5

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, October 27, 1829 - April 15, 1830 (7 folders)

box 6

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, May 26 - July 30, 1830; January 3, 1831; February 29, March 6, 1832 (4 folders)
Check Rolls, September 22, 1830 - March 17, 1832, Andrew McReynolds (5 folders)

1-1538 box 7

Check Rolls, June 18, 1833 - January 13, 1834, Peter Martz (5 folders)
Check Rolls, July 5 - October 11, 1834, Daniel McCormick (2 folders)

box 8

Check Rolls, November 1, 1834 - August 20, 1836 (6 folders)
Check Rolls, May 9, 1838 - April 3, 1839, Israel Gutelius (3 folders)

1-1539 box 9

Check Rolls, April 11 - September 27, 1844, Jackson McFadden (6 folders)

box 10

Check Rolls, September 28, 1844 - January 29, 1845 (6 folders)

1-1540 box 11

Check Rolls, March 3 - October 7, 1845 (7 folders)

box 12

Check Rolls, November 21, 1845 - June 5, 1846 (9 folders)

1-1541 box 13

Check Rolls, June 12, 1846 - April 1, 1847

box 14

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, March 31, 1847 - November 10, 1848, George Blattenberger (5 folders)

1-1545 box 15

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, September 24, 1849 - July 27, 1853 (6 folders)

box 16

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, August 11, 1853 - December 8, 1854; January 12 - June 22, 1855 (5 folders)

1-1546 box 17

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, February 2 - July 16, 1855, James Diffenbacher (5 folders)

box 18

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, August 17, 1855 - April 1, 1856 (7 folders)

1-1547 box 19

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, May 13 - December 12, 1856 (7 folders)

box 20

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, February 23 - October 20, 1857, William Wlliott (7 folders)

1-1548 box 21

Check Rolls and Work Receipts, November 30, 1857 - July 13, 1858 (8 folders)
General Accounts, 1827-1849, 1853 (2 folders)
Boat Clearances, Northumberland, March 3 - September 25, 1831; August 12, 1836 (1 folder)


{series #17.509}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Susquehanna Division



CONTRACTS, 1827-1858. (4 volumes)

1-1532 box 1

Sections (1 volume) (W2-h. 11., 125)
Bridges (1 volume) (W2-h. 12., 126)
Dams (1 volume) (W2-h. 14., 127)

1-1533 box 2

Basins (1 volume) (W2-h. 15., 127-128)


{series #17.510}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Susquehanna Division



DAMAGE CLAIMS, 1829-1855. (2 volumes)

1-1533 box 2

Releases and Damage Compensation (1 volume) (W2-h. 20., 129-130)

box 3

Land Damage Claims, (1 volume) (W2-h. 19., 129)


{series #17.511}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Susquehanna Division


REPORTS AND MISCELLANEOUS DOCUMENTS, 1828-1858. (4 volumes)

1-1534 box 4

Estimate Book No. 2, 1828-1829 (W2-h. 10., 125)
Reports and Misc. Documents, 1826-1858, Volume 1 (W2-h. 16., 128)

1-1434 box 5

Reports and Misc. Documents, 1826-1858, Volume 2 (W2-h. 17., 128)
Reports and Misc. Documents, 1826-1858, Volume 3 (W2-h. 18., 129)


{series #17.512}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
West Branch Division


CHECK ROLLS, WORK ESTIMATES, RECEIPTS AND MISCELLANEOUS ACCOUNTS, 1829-1858. (21 boxes)

1-1556 box 1

Engineer's Accounts, Estimated Materials, and Work Receipts, March 27 - October 3, 1829, Andrew McReynald (3 folders)
Check Rolls (see North Branch Line, James P. Bull, 1830-1832), January 12 - August 22, 1831, Thomas Follmer (4 folders)

box 2

Check Rolls, October 4, 1831 - October 13, 1832 (2 folders)

Engineer's Accounts, Estimated Materials and Work Receipts

June 30, 1831 - January 16, 1832, William B. Mitchell (5 folders)

1-1604 box 3

March 10, 1832 - March 29, 1833 (see North Branch, Lord Butler, 1831-1837) (3 folders)
August 10 - September 12, 1832 (William F. Packer) (2 folders)

box 4

October 16 - December 15, 1832 (5 folders)

1-1605 box 5

January 10 - July 12, 1833 (4 folders)

box 6

August 14, 1833 - August 19, 1834 (6 folders)

1-1606 box 7

August 28 - November 13, 1833 (5 folders)

box 8

December 20, 1833 - August 26, 1836; March 4, 1837; July 14, 1843 (7 folders)

1-1607 box 9

Check Rolls

September 15, 1832 - August 26, 1836, February 28, 1837, Joseph Hougendobler (7 folders)

box 10

July 16, 1835 - April 23, 1836, George Crawford (6 folders)

1-1608 box 11

July 6, 1836 - February 2, 1838, George Bennett (7 folders)

box 12

July 13, 1836 - April 1, 1839; February 3, 1840; October 13, 1843, John P. Hackenberg (6 folders)

1-1625 box 13

Engineer's Accounts, Estimated Materials and Work Receipts
June 29, 1836 - November 6, 1837; April 9, 1838, Alex. B. Reed, Tangascootack Extension (4 folders)
May 8, 1843 - August 1, 1845, Thomas Bennett (3 folders)

box 14

April 22, 1845 - June 7, 1846, Thomas Bennett (4 folders)

1-1626 box 15

July 7-8, 1846, Thomas Bennett (1 folder)
July 31 - November 30, 1846, Joseph Hutchison (1 folder)
April 6 - May 25, 1848, Thomas Bennett (2 folders)

box 16

October 24, 1843 - July 19, 1844 (5 folders)

Book of Calculations, 1833-1834, Lycoming Line (1 volume)

1-1627 box 17

Check Rolls, January 31, 1838 - May 13, 1839, Charles Borrows, Tangascootack (3 folders)
Estimates of Cost, May 7, 1836 - June 28, 1839 (1 volume)
Engineer's Accounts, Estimated Materials and Work Receipts, November 27, 1838 - June 1, 1839; May 15, 1840, George Bressler, Sinnemahoning Extension (3 folders)

box 18

Check Rolls
July 2 - October 12, 1839, George Crane (1 folder)
April 30, 1852 - March 23, 1853, Joseph H. Kelton, (6 folders)

1-1710 box 19

April 11, 1853 - April 14, 1854 (6 folders)

box 20

March 12 - September 2, 1857, Thomas W. Lloyd

1-1711 box 21

January 30 - August 14, 1858, R.R. Bridgens (5 folders)

General Accounts, 1827-1851 (1 folder)
Bids and Allotments, 1831-1833 (1 folder)
Proposal Book, 1830-1831 (1 volume)


{series #17.513}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
West Branch Division


CONTRACTS, 1828-1857. (7 volumes)

1-1548 box 1

Contracts (1 volume) (W2-i. 6., 137)
Sections (Volume 1) (W2-h. 21., 130)

box 2

Sections (Volume 2) (W2-h. 22., 130-131)
Sections (1 volume) (W2-h. 23., 131)

1-1549 box 3

Culverts (1 volume) (W2-h. 29., 131)
Bridges (1 volume) (W2-h.25., 131-132)

box 4

Aquaducts (1 volume) (W2-h. 26., 132-133)


{series #17.514}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
West Branch Division


DAMAGE CLAIMS, 1829-1857. (7 volumes)

1-1550 box 4

Releases and Damage Compensation (1 volume) (W2-i. 2., 135)

box 5

Contractors for Relief (1 volume) (W2-i. 1., 135)
Damage Claims (1 volume) (W2-h. 31., 134)

1-1552 box 6

Land Damage Claims, Volume 1 (W2-h. 27., 133)
Land Damage Claims, Volume 2 (W2-h. 28., 133)

box 7

Land Damage Claims, Volume [1] (W2-h. 29., 133)
Land Damage Claims, Volume 2 (W2-h. 30., 133-134)


{series #17.515}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
West Branch Division


REPORTS AND MISCELLANEOUS DOCUMENTS, 1829-1857. (4 volumes)

1-1554

Volume 1 (W2-i. 3., 135-136)
Volume 2 (W2-i. 4., 136)
Volume 3 (W2-i. 5., 136)
[Correspondence] (1 volume) (W2-i. 7., 137-138)


{series #17.516}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Western Division


CHECK ROLLS, WORK ESTIMATES, RECEIPTS AND MISCELLANEOUS ACCOUNTS, 1826-1857. (24 boxes)

1-0969 box 1

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, Oliver Lacock
September 5, 1826 - December 1, 1827 (8 folders)

box 2

February 7 - July 8, 1828 (7 folders)

1-0970 box 3

July 14 - September 22, 1828 (7 folders)

box 4

October 2 - December 19, 1828 (7 folders) 

1-1017 box 5

January 6 - February 23, 1829 (7 folders)

box 6

March 6 - April 28, 1829 (7 folders)

1-1019 box 7

May 27, 1929 - April 27, 1830; March 23, 1831; August 5, 1836 (7 folders)
June 20 - December 10, 1827, James D. Harris and Alonzo Livermore, Engineers (1 folder)

box 8

February 10 - July 31, 1828 (1 folder)
July 3, 1829 - January 20, 1830, James S. Stevenson (6 folders)

1-1021 box 9

January 25 - May 26, 1830 (7 folders)

box 10

June 9 - December 25, 1830; February 29, 1832; October 6, 1840 (2 folders)

Check Rolls, September 8, 1830 - March 22, 1832, Samuel S. Jamison (6 folders)

1-1023 box 11

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, Oliver Lacock

April 3 - November 29, 1833 (5 folders)
September 27, 1830 - January 12, 1831, William Leeky (5 folders)

box 12

February 12, 1831 - March 12, 1832 (3 folders)
March 29, 1832 - April 30, 1833, James F. McCague (5 folders)

1-1025 box 13

June 12, 1833 - October 13, 1834 (9 folders)

box 14

November 5, 1834 - November 24, 1835; January 13, 1856; January 27 - June 15, 1857 (5 folders)
September 26, 1834 - March 27, 1835, David Mahon (2 folders)

1-1027 box 15

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts
May 24, 1835 - April 29, 1836 (4 folders)
May 30, 1836 - March 20, 1837, Sheldon Marks (3 folders)

box 16

April 19, 1836 - October 9, 1837, Benjamin F. King (8 folders)

1-1494 box 17

January 30, 1838 - April 2, 1839 (6 folders)

box 18

June 2, 1836 - June 6, 1837, Alexander McConnell (6 folders)

1-1495 box 19

July 17, 1837 - May 19, 1838 (7 folders)

box 20

June 8, 1838 - March 30, 1839; June 8, 1843; January 15, 1845 (3 folders)
May 11, 1838 - May 9, 1839, October 13, 1843, James Elliott (4 folders)

1-1496 box 21

January 8 - July 6, 1839, Sherman Bills (1 folder)

Check Rolls, February 28 - November 29, 1851; February 28, 1852; August 1, 1856, John F. McCulloch (5 folders)

box 22

Check Rolls, January 26 - September 4, 1857, Henry A. Boggs (4 folders)
General Accounts, 1831-1852 (3 folders)

1-1497 box 23

Allotments and Bids, May 19, 1832; May 6, 1833; June 11, 1834 (1 folder)

Boat Clearances
Blairsville, July 9 - August 14, 1830; April 7 - June 29, 1831; September 29-30, 1833; April - September, 1836; 1840 (3 folders)
Johnstown, April 9 - October 4, 1836; June 15-29, 1843 (2 folders)
Leechburg, April 14 - July 5, 1831; April 15-July 6, 1836 (1 folder)
Pittsburgh, January 1-July 11, 1831; June-September, 1833; April 2-November 7, 1936 (2 folders)

box 24

Boat Inspections, Port of Pittsburgh, 1851 (1 folder)
Boat Permits, Allegheny Town, July 12-August 13, 1830 (1 folder)
Passenger Lists, 1831, 1836 (3 folders)


{series #17.517}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Western Division


CONTRACTS, 1826-1859. (7 volumes)

1-0963 box 1

Sections, Western Reservoir (1 volume) (W2-f. 23., 99-100)
Locks (1 volume) (W2-f. 24., 100-101)

1-0964 box 2

Aqueducts (1 volume) (W2-f. 25., 101-102)
Walls (1 volume) (W2-f. 26., 102)

box 3

Lock Houses (1 volume) (W2-f. 27., 102-103)
Pine Creek and Allegheny Line Sections (1 volume) (W2-g. 7., 110)

1-0965 box 4

Stony Creek Feeder Bridges (1 volume) (W2-g. 8., 110-111)
Ligonier Line Sections (1 volume) (W2-g. 9., 111)

box 5

Kiskiminetas and Conemaugh Line Sections (1 volume) (W2-g. 10., 111)


{series #17.518}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Western Division


DAMAGE CLAIMS, 1826-1859. (7 volumes)

1-0965 box 5

Releases and Damage Compensation (1 volume) (W2-f. 32., 104-105)

1-0966 box 6

Damage Cases, A-W (1 volume) (W2-f. 32., 104)
Contractors for Relief, Volume 1 (W2-f. 33., 105)
Contractors for Relief, Volume 2 (W2-f. 34., 105)

box 7

Damage Claims, Volume 1 (W2-f. 28., 103)
Damage Claims, Volume 2 (W2-f. 29., 103)

1-0967 box 8

Damage Claims, Volume 3 (W2-f. 29., 103-104)


{series #17.519}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Western Division


REPORTS AND MISCELLANEOUS DOCUMENTS, 1825-1859. (7 volumes)

1-0967 box 8

Letter and Report on a Western Route for a Canal, 1825 (W2-g. 1a., 105-106)

box 9

Reports and Miscellaneous Documents, 1826-1843, Volume 1 (W2-g. 1b., 106)
Reports and Miscellaneous Documents, 1826-1843, Volume 2 (W2-g. 2., 107)

1-0968 box 10

Reports and Miscellaneous Documents, 1826-1843, Volume 3 (W2-g. 3., 108)
Reports and Miscellaneous Documents, 1844-1859. Volume 1 (W2-g. 4., 108)

box 11

Reports and Miscellaneous Documents, 1844-1859, Volume 2 (W2-g. 5., 109)
Reports and Miscellaneous Documents, 1944-1859, Volume 3 (W2-g. 6., 109)


{series #17.520}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Wiconisco Canal


ENGINEERS ACCOUNTS, CHECK ROLLS, DAYBOOK, CORRESPONDENCE AND DAMAGE CLAIMS, 1837-1841. (3 folders & 1 volume)

1-1846

Check Rolls, September 1837 - January 1838 (1 folder)
Day Book, April 2, 1839 - December 31, 1840 (1 folder)
Correspondence, November 17, 1846 (1 folder)
Damage Claims, 1837-1841 (1 volume) (W2-i. 38.)


{series #17.521}

RG-17

Records of the Land Office
XXV. Records of the Board of Canal Commissioners
Wiconisco Canal


WORK ESTIMATES, RECEIPTS AND MISCELLANEOUS ACCOUNTS, 1838-1846. (3 folders)

1-1846

Engineer's Accounts, Estimates and Work Receipts, January 16 - May 14, 1838; February 11, 1839, John P. Rutherford (3 folders)


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