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Old Film of Canal Life - Circa 1900s
« on: October 27, 2020, 11:41:42 am »
You can find a link to this on our Main ECNA website - https://ecna.us/canal-neighbor-stories/old-films-videos-of-the-erie-canal/



Very early films by Thomas Edison showing what canal transportation was like at the turn of the 20th century

https://youtu.be/hZCw0gcn2r0



Here's another showing many Erie Canal Boats near NY City waiting for loads to take back up the Hudson River

https://youtu.be/c8sOs68Ziu4



And here's a nice Erie Canal video from the 1950s

https://youtu.be/6_f7S4BojGI



But maybe one of the best is this one... A Hoggee's view of Erie Canal life

https://youtu.be/V7oNKkYFZm8
« Last Edit: October 27, 2020, 12:22:50 pm by Doug K »

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