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Campbell, William W. The Life and Writings of De Witt Clinton. New York, 1849.

Desjardin, Simon and Pierre Pharoux, The Castorland Journal, translated by Franklin B. Hough. A7009, Box 84, Franklin B. Hough Papers, New York State Library, Albany.

Extracts From the Vanderkemp Papers, Publications of the Buffalo Historical Society, Vol. 2. Buffalo, 1880.

Lincoln, Gen. Benjamin. General Lincoln's Journal. Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society. Vol. V of the Third Series. Boston, 1836.

Rochefaucault-Liancourt, Duke de la. Travels Through the United States of North America, The Country of the Iroquois, and Upper Canada in the Years 1795, 1796, and 1797. 2 vols. London, 1799.

Schultz, Christian. Travels on an Inland Voyage..., 1810. Reprint, Ridgewood, N.J.: The Gregg Press, 1968.

Schuyler, Philip, et. al. The Report of a Committee Appointed to Explore the Western Waters . Albany, 1792.

Schuyler, Philip and William Weston. Report of the Directors of the Western and Northern Inland Lock Navigation Companies...Together with the Report of Mr. William Weston, Engineer. New York, 1796. Reprinted in Buffalo Historical Society Publications. Vol. 2. Buffalo, 1880. P. 157-180.

Schuyler, Philip. Journal. 1802. The Philip Schuyler Papers, New York Public Library.

Schuyler, Philip. Canal Papers, 1792-1803. New York Public Library.

Schuyler, Philip. Second Report of the Western Inland Lock Navigation Company - 1798. Buffalo Historical Society Publications, Vol. 13. Buffalo, 1909. P. 195-208.

The Scriba Papers, Vol. 29, New York State Library, Albany.

Watson, Elkanah. History of the Rise, Progress, and Existing Condition of the Western Canals. Albany, 1820.

Watson, Elkanah. Papers. GB 13294. New York State Library.

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