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July 20, 2013

CANAL DISCOVERIES: Recollections from an early settler

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Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — “We had youth, health and hope of better times to animate us, and so much neighborly kindness and good feeling as rendered all our inconveniences endurable…I can look back to no part of my life in which was more real enjoyment than the first few years of our settlement in Lockport.”

Doug Farley is director of the Erie Canal Discovery Center. Join them every Saturday through August when they head up the free children's activities for Lockport Community Market. For more information check out lockportcommunitymarket.com.

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