19TH CENTURY U.S. CANALS

Pennsylvania

 

 

State Canal: Susquehanna Division

 

A Gazetteer: Containing a General View of the United States – 1843
A brief description is on page 90.

 

A Geography of Pennsylvania
A brief description of the canal is on page 152.

 

Chronicling America
A set of historical newspaper articles which make reference to the canal.

 

History of Perry County, Pennsylvania – 1922
Reference to the canal is on page 408.

 

Mitchell's Compendium of the Internal Improvements of the United States – 1835
A brief description of the canal is on page 30.

 

Monroe Township History
Includes a brief history of the canal.

 

Pennsylvania Canal - Susquehanna Branch
A historical photo of the canal, as well as photos from other Pennsylvania canals and links to related sites.
 

Pennsylvania Canal (Susquehanna Division)
A brief history and description of the canal. Map and links to related sites.
 

Pennsylvania Canal: Susquehanna Division Historical Marker
A brief history and description of the canal, near Amity Hall. Current photos and links to related sites.
 

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

 

Susquehanna Division
A brief description and history of the canal.

 

Susquehanna, River of Dreams
Revenue and costs of construction and maintenance are on page 59.

 

Snyder County - 2005
Historical photos are on pages 90 and 91.

 

The Story of Snyder County from its earliest times to the present day – 1948
Reference to the canal is on page 452.

 

Rev. May, 2022