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At the tiller (- more details)


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Boat families would often take advantage of the time between trips to visit each other’s boats and spend time together. This boat must have been on its way back from unloading its freight since it is sitting so high in the water.



ID:
wcco028

Creator:
E. B. Thompson

Rights:
Public domain

Notes:
Thompson 64.2

Children also took turns at the tiller - see Mary Schroeder

Date:
1910?

Collection Location:
C&O National Historic Park

Subject:
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md.); Washington County (Md.), History

Coverage:
Maryland, 1824-1938

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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