Canal celebrations in old Fort Wayne.

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Wabash and Erie Canal (Ind. and Ohio), Fort Wayne (Ind.) -- Festivals,


Wabash and Erie Canal (Ind. and Ohio), Fort Wayne (

StatementPrepared by the staff of the Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County.
LC ClassificationsHE396.W2 F6
The Physical Object
Pagination119 p.
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Open LibraryOL6204912M
LC Control Number56017997

Canal celebrations in old Fort Wayne by Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County. Publication date Topics genealogy Publisher [Fort Wayne] Collection allen_county; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Language English.

1 9 16 Addeddate Call Pages: Canal celebrations in old Fort Wayne. [Fort Wayne] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County. OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 21 cm: Responsibility: Prepared by the staff of the Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County.

Full text of "Canal celebrations in old Fort Wayne" See other formats. Home > Along the Heritage Trail. Think traveling is tough. J Five years after Indiana gained statehood, then year-old James Polke made the trip from his home in Vincennes to Fort Wayne. Putting a spin on history.

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The Celebrations paid announcements appear every Saturday in. The old canal originally came through New Haven slightly north of the North Fire Station. Today, there are several homes in New Haven that were built in the canal era and these homes are being historically researched.

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Wayne – Date: June 6th thru June 7th, Canceled due to Covid virus. In the fall ofNative Americans and British Allies had captured all the other American forts in the Old Northwest Territory.

Now it was Fort Wayne’s turn. More Information. The History Center is the home of the Allen County-Fort Wayne Historical Society. Housed in the Old City Hall, the organization offers a look at Allen County and Fort Wayne history via its museum, the National Historic Landmark Chief Richardville House, the George R.

Mather Lecture Series, the magazine “Old Fort News”, its award winning blog “History Center Notes and Queries” and Author: The History Center. A brand new development in Southwest Allen County, Canal Flats Apartments in Fort Wayne Indiana redefines luxury living in Fort Wayne apartments.

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Our goal is to educate the community about the Old Fort and its significance to the Old Northwest Territory, the State of Indiana, and the United States during the 17th and 18th centuries through interactive d: Canal Celebrations in Old Fort Wayne (Prepared by the staff of the Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County, ) Afc, copy located at IND REF, also available online Canal Town, the History of Early Fort Wayne, (Patricia Buchanan, ) Azfb, copy.

A section of the canal from Fort Wayne to Huntington, then called Flint Springs, was opened in On the Fourth of July that year there was a huge celebration over the canal section opening. It included a parade with 33 young women, one representing each of the states of the union.

A quick Fly Around the Old Fort in Fort Wayne,IN. The Wabash-Erie Canal: Fort Wayne on the old canal - Kindle edition by Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Wabash-Erie Canal: Fort Wayne on 3/5(2).

Fort Wayne was chosen for the site because it is the highest point along the canal route. This is how Fort Wayne got the nickname the "Summit City". The first section of the Canal from Fort Wayne to Huntington was completed in The feeder canal was flooded and water reached Huntington the next day.

Fort Wayne has a beautiful history, and local author Scott M. Bushnell provides the evidence to prove his newest book, Historic Photos of Fort Wayne, the black-and-white photos range from the midth century to the late 20th century.

From horse-drawn carriages to architecture, it /5(3). “Past this point flowed the Wabash and Erie Canal begun at Fort Wayne in and dedicated at Fort Wayne July 4, In its final phase the canal ran from Maumee Bay on Lake Erie, through Fort Wayne and southwestward to Lafayatte and thence to the Ohio was abandoned insold inand its path through Fort Wayne sold in to the Nickel Plate Railroad for its roadbed.

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The Fort is a re-creation of the third and final Fort Wayne, located on Spy Run Avenue on the north edge of downtown Fort Wayne.

To see the actual location of the last two forts, one would have to stop at Fire Station 1 on Main Street, where all that remains is an old well and a commemorative plaque. This segment is an overview of historic Downtown Fort Wayne. Old Crown Brewery on Spy Run--Fort Wayne, Indiana - Duration: Allen County Public Library 4, views.

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Fort Wayne was the name of two forts near the present-day border of northeastern Oklahoma and northwestern Arkansas. Indian Territory by Lt. Col. R.B. Mason of the 1st ally, Captain John Stuart of the 7th Infantry was ordered to build the fort (then designated as Camp Illinois) on the south bank of the Illinois River headwaters.

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Superior St. (then known as Water St.), was nothing but marshy, undesired land in and owned by Samuel Hanna, founder of Fort Wayne and leading backer of the canal. Later, the Townely Family, prominent merchants. Courtesy of Allen County-Fort Wayne Historical Society Irish immigrants dug much of the Wabash & Erie Canal, which dominated downtown Fort Wayne in this view from This painting, copied from a photo by J.H.

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2, check-ins. About See All. Spy Run Ave ( mi) Fort Wayne, Indiana Get Directions () (51).Description: Brig. Gen. James G. Blunt and his troops attacked Col. Douglas H. Cooper and his Confederate command on Beatties Prairie near Old Fort Wayne at am on Octo The Confederates put up stiff resistance for a half hour, but overwhelming numbers forced them to retire from the field in haste, leaving artillery and equipage.Rail Comes to Fort Wayne The first railroad locomotive in Fort Wayne was delivered by canal boat in Tracks were laid quickly, and the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railroad, later the Pennsylvania Railroad, developed the first line on the south side of town, where they also constructed their important repair and construction shops, known as the "Pennsy" Shops.