Canal Trustees, Craig Williams and Dr. F. Ward will give introduce and give commentary on WCNY's recent documentary, "The Erie Canal - The Canal That Made American." As the film states, "The Erie Canal, one of the earliest transcendent tales of the American experience, became the nation's first great technical innovation and a gateway to prominence." Williams and Ward were both participants in film and are noted historians of the Erie Canal.
Canal Film Series: The Barge Canal, Main Street of New York
- 1575 Rooker Drive or NYS Thruway eastbound at milepost 308.9
- Port Byron, NY 13140
- August 27, 2019
- Port Byron Old Erie Canal Heritage Park