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Canal Boat in Cumberland, Md.

IDNO:
050603
Title:
Canal Boat in Cumberland, Md.
Date:
ca. 1880-1930
Description:
This image is part of the Thompson Family of Canaan Valley Collection. The Thompson family played a large role in the timber industry of Tucker COunty during the 1800s, and later prospered in the region as farmers, business owners, and prominent members of the Canaan Valley community. The image shows two men working on a canal boat in Cumberland, Md.
Topical Subjects:
Canal-boats--Maryland., Canals--Maryland.
Family Names:
Thompson family.
Geographic:
Cumberland (Md.), Potomac River.
Collection:
4151
Medium:
print


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