Questions and Answers About the Erie Canal

Questions and Answers About the Erie Canal

by Sammi Jameson


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781538341162
Publisher: Rosen Publishing Group, Incorporated, The
Publication date: 08/15/2018
Series: Eye on Historical Sources Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Doubt Leads to Innovation 4

Hawley's Vision 6

Raising Support and Building the Canal 8

An Engineering Marvel 10

Four Canal Surveyors 12

Overcoming Obstacles 14

Aqueduct Bridges 16

A Popular Route 18

Economic Growth 20

The Canal and the Railroad 22

Changes to the Canal 24

The Erie Barge Canal 26

Canal Songs 28

The Modern Canal 30

Glossary 31

Index 32

Websites 32

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