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THEY BUILT AMERICA: THE WORKERS OF THE ERIE CANAL School Day Event

Organization:

Proctors

Location:

432 State Street
Schenectady, NY, 12305
United States

Phone:

(518) 346-6204
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
03/23/2017
Time: 
10 am

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6-8 years 9-12 years Teenagers Adults & kids together
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We’re commemorating the 200th anniversary of the groundbreaking of the incredible Erie Canal! Meet the real men, women and children, the politicians, farmers, merchants and laborers who came north to build the Erie Canal. This miraculous waterway transformed America from a burgeoning country into a great nation, and it comes with a miraculous story. Igniting this momentous event in New York State history, as characters from history come to life, including George Washington, Irish orphan Molly, physician Dr. Finch, Italian mason Antonio—and many more!

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