People & Places

Canal Towns

Special | 1h 1m 26s  | Video has closed captioning.

Opened in 1825, the Erie Canal was an engineering marvel in its time and remains so today. The waterway brought wealth and a host of new influences to Rochester and the other towns it touched. WXXI travels to some of the people and communities touched by the Erie Canal to bring you their unique perspectives about this famous canal.

Aired: 09/08/00

Rating: NR

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People & Places is a local public television program presented by WXXI.