EXHIBIT: TWO HUNDRED YEARS ON THE ERIE CANAL

This exhibit is sponsored by the Humanities New York Action Grant. 

The Erie Canal exhibit is at the Vestal Public Library for the month of August. The construction of the Erie Canal was completed October 26, 1825. When work on the canal was completed, it spanned 363 miles from Albany to Buffalo. For more information on the Erie Canal, visit:

Digital Public Library of America

Other websites are:

New York Heritage Digital Collections    

Erie Canal Museum at: http://eriecanalmuseum.org 

The Erie Canal Museum is located in Syracuse, NY, 318 Erie Blvd. East.

Gale New York State Newspapers located under Four County Resources, Research, click inside the box, and scroll down.

Coming Soon! A speaker from Rochester who is an expert on the Erie Canal will give a talk at the Vestal Public Library. This is one event you will not want to miss.

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