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American Age of Formative Expansion 1789-1830 To begin with the 1st US President & extend through the Whiskey Rebellion, Quasi War with France, War of 1812, & southeastern Indian wars,

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Millersburg, PA Ferry - which crosses the Susquehanna

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susquehanna_River

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There is also a ferry that crosses the Calcasieu River at Holly Beach. Sitting there is much easier since the Menhaden Factory closed down. Too many big ships go up the Calcasieu River Ship Channel to put a bridge here. There is a little High School in Johnson Bayou that is so far from other High Schools that it has less than 30 students. It is however within easy bus range of Port Arthur, Texas...The Ferry is one reason the school is kept open.

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Anderson Ferry - Between Cincinnati, OH and Constance, Kentucky

http://www.andersonferry.org/

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Tappen Zee Bridge across the Hudson 25 miles north of midtown Manhattan - it is so long I can't really find a picture I like. It connects Nyack, NY and Tarrytown, NY

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tappan_Zee_Bridge




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Benjamin Franklin Bridge between Philadelphia, PA and Camden, NJ over the Delaware River

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Madeline Island Ferry - between Bayfield, WI and LaPointe, WI Madeline Island is one of the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior

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The high-speed Ferry "Lake Express" which travels between Milwaukee, WI and Muskegon, MI. 70 miles in 2 1/2 hours.

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Connecticut River, Charlestown, NH. This where the "Fort at Number 4", was located, which was the northernmost British settlement on the Connecticut River until after The French and Indian War

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From The West Virginia Encyclopedia: Ferries. Interesting information on ferries in West Virginia, starting in 1803.

http://www.wvencyclopedia.org/articles/2253
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From the Boone County (KY) Public Library - information on transportation throughout the history of Boone County, including ferries.

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List of longest rivers in the United States by main stem

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First of all I think that this is a really cool thread. I live very near White's Ferry, the last operating ferry on the Potomac River. I live in Herndon, Va. and use it to visit friends in Poolesville, Md. The "General Jubal Early" saves 45 minutes of driving.

http://www.hallowedground.org/Explor.../White-s-Ferry

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The scariest bridge that I ever went over was the Dewey Bridge in the Utah desert. There was a van/camper that came across from the opposite side (ironically the ONLY other vehicle we saw on that road) that scraped its mirrors. It is a desolate place, and if something bad did happen, well about all you could do was say "hello buzzards". I heard it was destroyed by a fire, leaving only fond, if harrowing memories.


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The Mackinac Bridge, aka Mighty Mac or Big Mac, connects the Lower Peninsula of Michigan with the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.



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