|The replica Acadian Queen after crossing|
Photo: Julia Bayly Bangor Daily News
A cable was strung across the Saint John River and the currents would move the barge or horses and oxen pulled it back and forth.
Read more: http://bangordailynews.com/2014/08/14/news/aroostook/history-comes-alive-as-acadian-queen-ferry-crosses-st-john-river/
The well attended Congress of the French Canadians and French Americans is being very well attended this year as in years past. It's mission is to promote the history of the Acadian peoples.