Presentation by: Joe DiGiorgio
Joe will be talking about the fascinating life and accomplishments of Canal Engineer Nathan Roberts, who was a resident of Canastota. Emphasis will be placed on "Lockport Cliff and Deep Cut", two technological breakthroughs that Roberts was responsible for in building the Erie Canal, and thus influencing the growth of our nation's economic, social and political way of life and history.
Joe DiGiorgio is a retired Social Studies teacher and President of the Board of Directors of the Canastota Canal Town Corporation. Joe oversees the operations of the Canastota Canal Town Museum and its exhibits. Over the years he has served on various village committees and organizations. He also served as village historian for several years. He is an active member of the Canastota Rotary Club.
Free for CLCBM members