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Clinton's Ditch

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This exhibit is about DeWitt Clinton and his career. Showing the growth that the Erie Canal brought to the Erie Canal and Great Lake region in the United States during the years following the completion of the waterway because of the effect it had on the public's opinion of DeWitt Clinton which propelled him to fame not seen by any figure in the U.S. at this point in history.

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