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Considerations on the Great Western Canal, from the Hudson to Lake Erie

Considerations on the Great Western Canal, from the Hudson to Lake Erie

with a view of its expense, advantages, and progrss


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Published by Spooner & Worthington in Brooklyn [N.Y.] .
Written in English

  • Inland navigation -- New York (State),
  • Erie Canal (N.Y.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementre-published by order of the New-York Corresponding Association for the Promotion of Internal Improvements.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 43742.
    ContributionsNew York Corresponding Association for the Promotion of Internal Improvements.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p.
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15979254M

    The exhibit in the Erie Canal Museum on salt, the white powder that not only built Syracuse, but also funded the early days of the Erie Canal.: One of the hidden treasures of the Old Canal is the Chittenango Landing Canal Boat was once a thriving community centered around dry docks, where boats were built and reparied. With more than pictures and maps, The Erie Canal is sure to help plan a memorable trip. Deborah Williams is a Colden resident and is an award winning travel writer and photographer. State Museum joins Erie Canal celebration. and Hawley was the first person to publicly call for a canal to be built from the Hudson to Lake Erie," said Utter. The Daily Gazette Co.

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Published by Spooner & Worthington printers in Brooklyn. Written in English. Considerations on the great western canal, from the Hudson to lake Erie: with a view of its expence, advantages, and progress by Haines, Charles G. Pages: Get this from a library. Considerations on the great western canal, from the Hudson to Lake Erie: with a view of its expence, advantages, and progress.

[Charles G Haines; New York Corresponding Association for the Promotion of Internal Improvements.]. The building of the Erie Canal is one of the great stories of American history.

It made NY City the center of the nation's commerce and greatly aided Western settlement. This book is a great introduction to the building of the canal. My only criticism is it barely mentions the Champlain Canal.

I would have liked some mention of the two NJ canals. I read a book for a history class called: The Artificial River: The Erie Canal and the Paradox of Progress, Definitely more of a history book as opposed to an engineering book on how the canal was built, but definitely worth the read to realize the impact the canal had on society at the time.

Western Erie Canal At mile marker the Erie begins the western section of the Canal. The western section of the canal is full of small towns that all offer great opportunities to the Canal visitor. Towns like Lyons, Fairport, Palmyra, and ending with Tonawanda at mile markeror head another 12 miles to Buffalo the beginning of the.

Considerations on the great western canal from the Hudson to Lake Erie with a view of its expence, advantages, and progress. by: Haines, Charles G. Published: (). The advantages of the proposed canal from Lake Erie, to Hudson's River / by: Morris, Gouverneur, Published: () Report of the Commissioners of the state of New-York on the canals from Lake Erie to the Hudson River and from Lake Champlain to the same presented to the Legislature, January 31st, Isolated western farmers from eastern markets.

That fastest cheapest way to ship goods was. What was Clintons canal called. What did it connect. •Erie canal •Hudson River and Lake Erie.

Canals are Channels that are man made dug across land and filled with water. Boats must travel through_____ The Great Lakes and the west to the. On July 4,construction of the Erie Canal began in Rome, New York. The first segment of the canal would proceed east from Rome to the Hudson River.

Many canal contractors were simply wealthy farmers along the canal route, contracted to construct their own tiny portion of the canal. Thousands of British, German, and Irish immigrants Author: Matt Rosenberg. Page - Considerations on the great western canal, from the Hudson to Lake Erie: with a view of its expence, advantages, and progress.

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"SPIRIT OF JACKSONISM" (): Alexander H. Everett, "Spirit of Jacksonism," The Conduct of the Administration (Boston, ), 9. SOCIETY AND ECONOMY OF THE NORTH. PROMOTING THE ERIE CANAL (): Charles G. Haines, "Considerations on the Great Western Canal, from the Hudson to Lake Erie".

The balance of the New York State Canal System, including the Champlain Canal, Western Erie Canal, Oswego Canal and the Cayuga/Seneca Canal will be opened on Friday May 18th.

at a.m. conditions permitting. The entire Erie Canal System will close for the season on Wed October 10th. at 5 p.m. Ralph K. and others. Erie Canal. New Yorks American Heritage Very well illustrated, well written and informative book pre-senting the history of the construction and development of the Erie Canal.

Beebe, Lucius and Clegg, Charles. Considerations on re Great Western Canal, from the Hudson to Lake Erie. Brooklyn: New York Corresponding. Dig In. Celebrations Begin for Canal Bicentennial. Erie Canalway Map & Guide. Pittsford, MaryBeth Andersen.

and swamps to connect the Hudson River at Albany with Lake Erie at Buffalo. The Erie Canal was America’s largest early public infrastructure project—designed, built, financed, and operated by the State of New York.

Although. The Reserve on the Erie Canal, Rochester, New York. likes. The Reserve on the Erie Canal is an innovative, home residential community located in Brighton, New York.5/5(10). The Erie Canal is a canal in New York, United States that is part of the east–west, cross-state route of the New York State Canal System (formerly known as the New York State Barge Canal).

Originally, it ran miles ( km) from the Hudson River in Albany to Lake Erie in was built to create a navigable water route from New York City and the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Length: miles ( km). It is a canal in New York State, United States, that runs from the Hudson River to Lake Erie, connecting the Great Lakes with the Atlantic Ocean It cut transport costs into what was then wilderness by about 90%.

The Canal resulted in a massive population surge in western New York, and opened regions further west to increased settlement. Yes, you can still take a boat the length of the Erie Canal from Buffalo, NY to the Hudson River.

Several people take their boats to the Great Lakes for the summer, and return them to the Carolinas or Florida for the winter via the Erie Canal. The Erie Canal and Hudson River As you can read on Wikipedia, for example, the Erie canal is a waterway consist of man made canals, rivers and lakes which connect small town of Tonawanda, the Great Lakes, and Hudson River just.

The Hudson River was an important part of the western highway during the early 19th century. Tons of goods traveled from the west along the Erie Canal or south down the Champlain Canal to the Hudson River where it was brought to market in New York City.

The Hudson River is the gateway to the New York State Barge Canal System, and the great lakes. The announcement that New York state would dig a canal from the Hudson River to Lake Erie was met with great fanfare in Western New York.

It also triggered a. The Erie Canal had an economical and social impact in New York. It runs from Lake Erie in Buffalo to the Hudson River in Albany. The building of the canal began in and ended in It was constructed by men, most of whom lived on the canal's route but also Irish workers, horses, mules, wagons and all sorts of different tools.

A map of the Erie Canal in New York. For thousands of years, humans have modified the physical environment by clearing land for agriculture or. The /21 Fishing Regulations Guide contains the fishing regulations that are in effect from April 1, through Ma In order to reduce printing costs, the guide was printed in a magazine format with advertising.

Printable PDF. New York Freshwater Fishing Regulations Guide: /21 (PDF, MB) Warning. Great for walkers, hikers, inline skaters, boaters and auto travelers, too. Year of publication: ; Take a look inside the book; to order by phone CALL Book Reviews MARYLAND CYCLIST: "About a month ago I ordered your publication "Cycling the Erie Canal".

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Lake Erie, which Governor Clinton emptied into the ocean at New York in a formal ceremony, generally referred to as the “Marriage of the Waters” between the Great Lakes and the Atlantic Ocean. The Erie proved to be America’s greatest canal.

Its effect was soon felt, not only through the state but throughout the east and the Great Lakes File Size: KB. For young readers and old, this book holds a wealth of information about the Erie Canal, from the decision-making process to build the canal to the boats and captains who plied its waters after its completion.

The author uses a combination of factual narrative and fast-paced character dialog to reveal the culture/5. Great Stop to Learn about the Erie Canal System This was a great stop in a nice small city. The locks are still in use and a site seeing boat goes through them several times per day during the 'warm' months so you can see the 2 locks in action/5(47).

(North Country Books, c) p. -- A little historical background and a lot of tales about the Erie Canal. Wyld, Lionel D. The Erie Canal: a bibliography. Revised ed. (Cumberland, RI: Darcy Associates, c) 19 p. (Canal Society of New York State series) -- A list of books, articles and other pieces dealing with the Erie Canal.

Particularly interesting portions of the original "Clinton's Ditch" Canal and the Enlarged Erie Canal include: The locks at Lockport, where the current double 24 1/2 foot high locks are adjacent to one sequence of the original 5 lock andthree of the original locks were restored to operating condition, with plans to restore the other two in the works.

Bluebird of Brockport is a bluebird-tweetin good story, entertaining, and full of historical information about the E-rye-ee Canal and those who worked to transport goods inland to Albany, N.Y. on the Hudson River and back to the Great Lakes/5. Nearly years after DeWitt Clinton wedded the waters by pouring a bucket of Lake Erie water into the Hudson River, his vision is still reflected along the waterway from Albany to Buffalo and.

The Delaware and Hudson Canal was the first venture of the Delaware and Hudson Canal Company, which would later build the Delaware and Hudson n andthe canal's barges carried anthracite coal from the mines of Northeastern Pennsylvania to the Hudson River and thence to market in New York City.

Construction of the canal involved Length: miles ( km). Travel by boat, bike, car, or train, the canal is just a few hours from NYC, Boston, Montreal, and Toronto. MORE > Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor works to preserve and share our extraordinary heritage, to promote the Corridor as a world class tourism destination, and to foster vibrant communities connected by more than miles of.

Spotlight: Erie Canal. View of Little Falls, New York, by William Rickerby Miller (), watercolor on paper,Albany Institute of History & Art, Stretching for miles across New York State from the Hudson River at Albany to Lake Erie at Buffalo, the Erie Canal was an engineering marvel when it opened in October The eastern canal basically cover almost all upstate new york territory from the East to the west.

In order to get into upstate new york, potential settlers just need to board the ship either on Lake Erie or Hudson River.

It is still reported to be sailing the water of the lake, most often between Port Arthur, Michigan and the Soo Locks between Lakes Superior and Huron. Other ships in the Ghost Fleet include The W.H. Gilcher (Lake Michigan), The Western Reserve (Lake Superior), The Erie Board of Trade (Lake Huron), and The Hudson (Lake Michigan).