150th Anniversary

High Hopes: Immigration & the Erie Canal

November 1, 2019November 30, 2019

Bird Library

Part of a traveling exhibit program from the Erie Canal Museum, this exhibit discusses the roles that women played in the creation and operation of the Erie Canal, and explains how social movements (such as abolition and women’s suffrage) that traveled by way of the Canal impacted their lives.

This event was first published on September 9, 2019 and last updated on September 11, 2019.

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