LETTERS FROM THE 49TH PARALLEL, 1857-1873: SELECTED CORRESPONDENCE OF JOSEPH HARRIS AND SAMUEL ANDERSON.


477 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover (bright red cloth with gold lettering and emblem on spine - no dust jacket. B&w photos, maps, figures. Selected letters of Joseph Harris (serving the U.S. government) and Samuel Anderson (serving the British government) during the Boundary Survey from Point Roberts to the Rockies (1857-62) and from the Lake of the Woods to the Rockies (1872-74). Interior - two tiny corner creases, tiny crease at top edge of pages 290-360, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - two tiny faint marks on fore-edge of textblock. NF

Title: LETTERS FROM THE 49TH PARALLEL, 1857-1873: SELECTED CORRESPONDENCE OF JOSEPH HARRIS AND SAMUEL ANDERSON.

Author Name: Harris, Joseph and Anderson, Samuel. Edited and with introduction by C. Ian Jackson, technical appendix by Louis M. Sebert.

Categories: American History & Travel, Canada - British Columbia,

Publisher: Champlain Society, Toronto, 2000, one of an edition of 820 copies - unnumbered.:

Seller ID: 13429

Keywords: Surveys, Boundaries, Borders, Joseph Harris, Samuel Anderson, Champlain Society, Source documents, Demarcation, United States, Canada, Canadian, 49th parallel, International, Hudson's Bay Company, Indians, Fraser Valley, Rocky Mountains, Astronomica,