Ferryboats of the Connecticut River

Ferryboats of the Connecticut River

Special | 25m 50s Video has closed captioning.

Explore American maritime history, and the enduring cultural relevance of the ferryboats of the Connecticut River. Through archival images, expert commentary, and historical reenactments, learn how ferryboats unite us even as the river divides us. These often-overlooked vessels participated in the settling of America, the fight for independence, the development of the U.S. economy, and more.

Aired: 08/09/18

Expired: 05/31/20

Rating: NR

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