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Charles Finney: The Original Billy Graham

Charles Finney

by Jack Kelly Charles Finney and the Erie Canal Billy Graham ‘s long career invites comparisons with America’s greatest evangelists, including Dwight Moody in the late nineteenth century and Billy Sunday in the early twentieth. But Graham’s real roots reached

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Five Technological Breakthroughs of the Erie Canal

Erie Canal

by Jack Kelly Five Technological Breakthroughs of the Erie Canal A canal is just a ditch, right? Think again. Artificial rivers like the Erie Canal were dynamic systems that challenged engineers of the 1820s. Water continually flowed in and out

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