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Something You Might Not Have Known: The Augusta Canal

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Henry Cummings and his Commission found themselves with a terrible dilemma. Who would build the canal for them?

When Henry Cummings and his Commission started to build the Augusta Canal in 1845, they contracted with the Georgia Railroad to provide the labor force. Almost all of the men they hire...

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