This 1965 vintage ad for New York State Department of Commerce has an early photo of the Erie Canal with a man taking a horse from a boat in the canal. The ad has the caption, “In 1825 the Erie Canal alone gave New York the lead in transportation. Just think what it takes today.”
Year Published: 1965
Approximate overall size – inches: 10 x 13
“If you’re looking for more reasons why 2900 industrial firms have opened or expanded in New York State in the last five years, remember that New York’s realistic tax system prohibits personal-property and inventory taxes.”
This is a 57 yr. old original vintage ad removed from a 1965 publication and is not a reproduction of any kind.