EventsWaterway: The Story of Seattle's Locks and Ship Canal

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Mercer Island

Description

Getting Newcastle coal to Elliott Bay inspired the vision of a canal connecting Lake Washington to Puget Sound, but it took 63 years to become reality. Jennifer Ott and co-author David B. Williams of Waterway: The Story of Seattle's Locks and Ship Canal, share stories uncovered about the false starts, political shenanigans, and far-reaching impacts of the canal's construction and operation. Presented in partnership with 4Culture and the Mercer Island Historical Society.

Program:
Know Your History
Suitable for:
Adults
Type:
Author Readings & Talks
Genealogy & History
Language:
English

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