Old Canal Postcards


This is a collection of old postcards images, with a little description of when & where the image was taken

  • Old Postcards from Fairport NY
    Here's a few pictures & postcards from Fairport New York along the Erie Canal      
  • Old Postcards from Medina New York
    A nice collection of postcards from Medina, NY      
  • Old Postcards from Palmyra New York
    Here's some nice old postcards from Palmyra, NY Can't help but notice that the Canal's Embankments are CLEAR of trees
  • Old Postcards from Holley New York
    Here's a few postcards and pictures from Holley, NY. Home of an Erie Canal Waterfall There used to be a side canal that went into Holley, it had a couple locks to lower the barges & boats dues to the height difference. This postcard is Circa 1910, just as the…
  • Old Postcards from Brockport New York
    Brockport Circa 1912-16 View is looking west into the Village. Phone poles on right are along the Towpath   Early 1900s - Before the change to the Barge Canal was completed.   Circa 1919 image of the Smith St Flood Gate... notice how well kept up it is.   Circa…