MPT Specials

Conowingo Dam: Power on the Susquehanna

Special | 56m 51s | Video has closed captioning.

The many tales surrounding Conowingo Dam's unique history take center stage in this one-hour documentary. From its construction atop the Susquehanna riverbed, to ancient native American carvings, to the drowning of a small upriver village, and a tense battle against a Storm of the Century... Conowingo Dam's saga is a tale that has waited nearly 90 years to be told!

Aired: 04/24/16

Rating: NR

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