“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Williams Township, Pennsylvania

Clickable Map of Northampton County, Pennsylvania and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Northampton County, PA (242) Bucks County, PA (250) Carbon County, PA (75) Lehigh County, PA (124) Monroe County, PA (90) Warren County, NJ (122)  NorthamptonCounty(242) Northampton County (242)  BucksCounty(250) Bucks County (250)  CarbonCounty(75) Carbon County (75)  LehighCounty(124) Lehigh County (124)  MonroeCounty(90) Monroe County (90)  WarrenCountyNew Jersey(122) Warren County (122)
Easton is the county seat for Northampton County
Williams Township is in Northampton County
      Northampton County (242)  
      Bucks County (250)  
      Carbon County (75)  
      Lehigh County (124)  
      Monroe County (90)  
      Warren County, New Jersey (122)  
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1Pennsylvania (Northampton County), Williams Township — Delaware Canal
The canal channel, which parallels the Delaware River, lies just below the highway. Here are Locks No. 22 and 23, the last lift locks in the 60 miles of canal from Bristol to the Lehigh River at Easton.Map (db m86092) HM
2Pennsylvania (Northampton County), Williams Township — Eugene E. Hartzell Memorial Tree
This tree was planted May 28, 1991 as a living memorial to Eugene E. Hartzell Appointed February 1987 to the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission and served until May 11, 1990Map (db m155957) HM
3Pennsylvania (Northampton County), Williams Township — Life Along The Canal1831-1932 — Delaware Canal —
Canallers You became a captain as young as sixteen by showing “The Company” what you could do. You demonstrate how to “snub” (slow down and brake for lock operations), keep accurate cargo records (pay based on number of . . . Map (db m86113) HM
4Pennsylvania (Northampton County), Williams Township — Maurice K. Goddard1912-1995
Serving under five governors from 1955-1979 as Secretary of the Department of Forests and Waters and the Department of Environmental Resources, "Doc" Goddard expanded the state park system, led efforts to professionalize state government, and was . . . Map (db m63105) HM
5Pennsylvania (Northampton County), Williams Township — Mules and Men1831-1932 — Delaware Canal —
Mule Power Mules provided the power to move boats along the Delaware Canal. The mule is the offspring of a male donkey and a female horse. Compared to a horse, the surefooted mule ate less, had stronger endurance and better health. It was . . . Map (db m86094) HM
6Pennsylvania (Northampton County), Williams Township — Pennsylvania Canal
A system of State-built public works to connect Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Lake Erie. The Delaware Division, Bristol-Easton, begun 1827; operated by the State 1831-58, and by private owners to 1931. A State Park since 1940Map (db m86091) HM
7Pennsylvania (Northampton County), Williams Township — Williams Township Totem Poles
The southeast coast of Alaska Indians, the Tlingit and Haida Groups, enjoyed a rich tradition of stories and myths passed down orally from one generation to the next which helped to create and develop totem poles. Totem poles were carved and erected . . . Map (db m97266) HM
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Aug. 14, 2022