Gallatin and Webster Discuss the Establishment of the U.S.-Canadian Border Gallatin, Albert [1761-1849]. Webster, Daniel [1782-1852]. A Memoir of the North-Eastern Boundary, In Connexion with Mr. Jay's Map. Together With a Speech on the Same Subject, By the Hon. Daniel Webster; Delivered at a Special Meeting of the New-York Historical Society, April 15th, 1843. New York: Printed for the Society, 1843. iii, 74 pp. Color engraved folding map. Octavo (8-3/4" x 5-3/4"). Stab-stitched pamphlet in printed wrappers. Some chipping to fore-edges of wrappers, front wrapper partially detached but secure. Moderate toning to interior, short tear to map along fold line. $150. * Only edition. The memoir and speech discuss the Treaty of 1818, which established the United States-Canada border along the 49th parallel. Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 7695.
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