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Down the Old Potomac: 1917 Film by Edison about C&O Canal

In 1917, Thomas Edison produced a silent film showing the journey down the C&O Canal to Washington, DC. This remastered video cleans up much of the damage which was present in the National Archives version, and adds several pieces of period music.

Episode 2 Now Available!

History Hub Hunters Episode 2 is now available! In this exciting episode, we search a suspected Confederate camp site, and possibly the plunder of the Ransom of Hagerstown.

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