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Trade at Williamsport, 1848 ( more details)


Trade at Williamsport Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information

   



TRADE OF WILLIAMSPORT, Md.—

The Times of that place states that the streets there at present are crowded with conveyances of every variety, bearing the rich products of Washington county and of the adjoining counties of Pennsylvania, to the forwarding and commission merchants.




ID:
wcco097

Creator:
Herald of Freedom

Rights:
Public domain

Notes:
Southern Pennsylvania also took advantage of the C&O Canal in order to transport their harvested produce to large markets in Washington, D.C.

Date:
1848-11-01

Collection Location:
WCFL

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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