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St. Lawrence seaway project.

Library of Congress. Legislative Reference Service.

St. Lawrence seaway project.

by Library of Congress. Legislative Reference Service.

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Published in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Saint Lawrence River,
  • Great Lakes
    • Subjects:
    • Saint Lawrence River -- Navigation.,
    • Great Lakes -- Commerce.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsHumphrey, Richard A. 1914-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE396.S25 A5 1942b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination71 p.
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6462497M
      LC Control Number43050917
      OCLC/WorldCa21726038

        In The St. Lawrence Seaway and Power Project: An Oral History of the Greatest Construction Show on Earth (ISBN: , $; . The St. Lawrence River drops feet between Lake Ontario and Montreal, Canada. To allow vessels to pass through the river and in and out of the Great Lakes, the St. Lawrence Seaway, a massive American-Canadian navigational project, was begun in and completed in

      The planning and building of the St. Lawrence Seaway and Power Project is one of the defining episodes in North American history. The project began with transnational negotiations that spanned two world wars and the formative years of the Cold War and included a failed attempt to construct an all-Canadian seaway, which was scuttled by US.   On this episode of the podcast, we speak with Daniel Macfarlane about his new book on the history of the St. Lawrence seaway and power project. Category Education.

      In this combined diplomatic and business history, Daniel Macfarlane provides a fine-grained account of a great mid-twentieth-century enterprise. In some respect We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of : Peter Clancy. Before the St. Lawrence Seaway opened, a type of ship, long familiar on the St. Lawrence River and in the Great Lakes was known as the "Canaller" and was the result of the difficult geographical features of the St. Lawrence River and the limitations of the canals built to overcome these difficulties.


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