Model of Delaware and Hudson canal boat
Wood and metal
Overall: 7 3/8 x 35 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. ( 18.7 x 90.2 x 18.4 cm )
painted: on cabin wall; "D& H/No. 1147" stamped: on back above rudder: "ANTHONY O'BOYLE, Inc"
Delaware and Hudson canal boat no. 1147, scale (?) model in wood, with moveable rudder.
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.
Gift of Mr. James O' Boyle
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