Gar Wood was a successful speedboat racer and business owner. This collection relates to his racing career and his business,GarWood Industries, which specialized in building motorboats.
The Great Steamboat Race Letters collection features contest entries that proposed innovative designs for steam powered canal boats.
The State Reservation at Niagara is the oldest state park in the United States, officially established in 1885. The collection includes photographs, advertisements, blueprints, maps, letters, and other documents relating to the development and use of the Park.
Correspondence sent to the Sterling Iron & Rail Co. during the years 1865 and 1874.