Beaver, Beaver County, Pennsylvania

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  • Page 85

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    July 27, 1843 ~ Thursday 27th As the water was so low we could not get up the river we stoped near Beaver passed through the town to Bridgewater here we took stage for Pittsburgh 28 miles on the way we stoped at Econemy the town founded by Mr Wrap it is esstablished sumthing upon the principles of Shakerism they raise much grain fruit & make wine from the pur juse of the grape. we ...
    Dates:
    July 27, 1843 July 28, 1843
  • Page 143

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    while conversing with the mate in the evening on the subject he remarked that we were not sensib- le of one half of the danger that we were in during the procedings of that day but I was sensible of a good deal at least we got into the canal about dark being 36 miles from canall to canal in crossing the mountains we travled all night in the canal which was one constant scene of locks October 20, 1843 ~ Friday 20th The boat I was ...
    Dates:
    October 20, 1843 October 21, 1843 October 22, 1843