19TH CENTURY U.S. CANALS
Also see Schulykill Canal
Conshohocken in Vintage Postcards - 2002
Historical postcards are on pages 19 and 20.
Digital Public Library of America
Links to historical maps.
Journal, Part 1 – 1850
The Governor's message to the legislature, confirming his approval of the Act to incorporate the canal company is on page 1145.
Pennsylvania Archives – 1874
A brief description is on page 8016.
Pennsylvania Newspaper Archive
A set of historical articles which make reference to the canal.
Rev. May, 2022