19TH CENTURY U.S. CANALS

Pennsylvania

 

 

 

Beaver and Erie Canal: Shenango Division

 

Canals for a Nation
 A brief description is on page 78.

 

Early American Railroads – 1839
 A brief description begins on page 544.

 

History of Lawrence County
Includes a brief history of the canal and its influence on the area.

 

History of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania – 1877
Reference to the canal is on page 16.

 

History of Mercer County, Pennsylvania : its past and present – 1888
Reference to the canal is on page 174.

 

Legislative Documents, Comprising the Department and Other Reports Made to the Senate and House of Representatives of Pennsylvania During the Session of 1878, Volume 7
A brief history and description is on page 228.

 

Pennsylvania Newspaper Archive
A set of historical articles making reference to the canal.

 

Portrait of an American City, 1798-1998: 200 Years of New Castle History
Includes a brief history of the canal and a historical photo.

 

United States Congressional serial set, Issue 4787 – 1904
A brief history is on page 2530.

 

Rev. May, 2022