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Delaware and Hudson canal boat model

Object Name: Model
Date: 1950-1951
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Medium: Wood and metal
Dimensions: Overall: 7 1/4 in. × 8 1/4 in. × 37 in. (18.4 × 21 × 94 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Delaware and Hudson canal boat no. 1147, scale (?) model in wood, with moveable rudder.
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. James O' Boyle
Object Number: 1953.57
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Marks: Painted on cabin wall; "D& H / No. 1147"; stamped on back above rudder: "ANTHONY O'BOYLE, Inc"

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The original boat built in 1883 by Delaware and Hudson Canal Co. and commanded by Captain Anthony O' Boyle until 1898. The model builder is the son of Captain O'Boyle.