View of the Croton Dam and reservoir in the town of Cortlandt in Westchester County. A car can be seen approaching a roadway built over the top of the dam. Forest covered hills surround the reservoir. The dam was built in 1842 to supply New York City with water.
New York State Archives. Education Dept. Division of Visual Instruction. Instructional lantern slides, 1911-1925, A3045-78, DnCvd3
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