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:
Other websites are:
Erie Canal Museum at: http://eriecanalmuseum.org
The Erie Canal Museum is located in Syracuse, NY, 318 Erie Blvd. East.
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