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C O Canal, Cumberland, MD

IDNO:
050604
Title:
C O Canal, 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 canal boats and a train in the background.
Topical Subjects:
Canals--Maryland., Canal-boats--Maryland., Railroads--Potomac River.
Family Names:
Thompson family.
Geographic:
Cumberland (Md.), Potomac River.
Collection:
4151
Medium:
print


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