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February 10, 2012 12:45:44 PM
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Bruce Frank

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White Plains

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A barge from the Erie Canal

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At a certain time in US history, the Eris Canal played the central role in connecting NY and the Eastern US with the rest of the country. It was a breakthrough for the industrial and commercial expansion of our young and growing country. Those simple barges, pulled by mules and manned by hardworking canal workers, is a symbol of American growth and expansion.

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