Committed to preserving the only existing weighlock building in the United States, the Erie Canal Museum collects and conserves Canal material, champions an appreciation and understanding of Erie Canal history through educational programming and promotes an awareness of the Canal's transforming effects on the past, present and future. More about the Museum...
March 5, 2014
On Friday, March 7th at Noon, Museum curator, Dan Ward, a friend of Elizabeth Cotten’s during her years in Syracuse will tell the story of this Grammy Award winning self-taught blues and folk guitarist, singer and songwriter. It was not until the late 1950s that her talent was re-discovered and she recorded her first album at the age of 62 in 1957. The talk is Free and admission to the Museum is Free.
February 27, 2014
December 12, 2013
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