C and O Canal: Maps, Pictures, History, Etc.



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Attention Teachers: Teaching Info

Historical Accounts Involving the C and O

  • War Comes to the C and O by Edwin Bearss.
  • Alexander Boteler's Account of the John Brown Raid in Harpers Ferry.
  • Published in the February 1923 Monthly Labor Review Canal-Boat Children, by Ethel Springer
  • Try searching the Making of America archives at the University of Michigan and at Cornell on the three terms: chesapeake - and - ohio - and - canal
  • Canal History page launched May, 2009, by Western Maryland's Historical Library.
  • Chronology and Statistics of Canal
  • Post Editorial, and Follow-up Reply by Justice Douglas which appeared in the Washington Post in 1954.
  • Historic Resource Study of the C and O by Harlan Unrau in the mid-70's. The NPS has additional documents online a href=" http://www.nps.gov/history/history/park_histories/index.htm">here. (You will need to scroll down to find the ones for the C and O.)

    Flora, Fauna and Geology

    Chesapeake and Ohio Canal : Main Page

    | Local Pages (on this server) | Maps | Flora, Fauna and Geology | C and O Books |
    | Info for Teachers | Places Along the C and O | Pictures | Biking Info | Historical Accounts |
    | Weather | Old News | January '96 Flood Info | September '96 Flood Info |
    | Other C & O Pages | Other Miscellaneous Canal-Related Sites |