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Lecture: C&O Canal
April 27, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Grand Old Ditch: The C&O Canal, Past Present and Future
Judith Welles, a local history author and C&O Canal volunteer, provides historic highlights and photographs of the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, including the canal’s role in the Civil War, historic structures, and unique engineering marvels in the mid-19th Century. The presentation also describes current-day challenges facing the C&O Canal National Historical Park.
Free and open to the public, this event will take place in Room A at the Germantown Library.