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The unfortified boundary

a diary of the first survey of the Canadian Boundary Line from St. Regis to the Lake of the Woods
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Northern boundary of the United States, Description and t
Statementby Major Joseph Delafield, edited by Robert McElroy [and] Thomas Riggs
ContributionsMcElroy, Robert McNutt, 1872-, Riggs, Thomas, 1873-
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Pagination490 p.
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Open LibraryOL25128206M
OCLC/WorldCa682183

The unfortified boundary; a diary of the first survey of the Canadian Boundary Line from St. Regis to the Lake of the Woods by Delafield, Joseph, ; McElroy, Robert McNutt, ; Riggs, Thomas, Pages: the unfortified boundary: a diary of the first survey of the canadian boundary line from st.

regis to the lake of the woods by major joiseph delafield, amer-ican agent under articles vi and vii of the treaty of ghent: from the original manuscript recently discovered.

edited by robert mcelroy, professor emeritus of oxford. The unfortified boundary; a diary of the first survey of the Canadian Boundary Line from St. Regis to the Lake of the Woods, Author: Joseph Delafield ; Robert McNutt McElroy.

The unfortified boundary: a diary of the first survey of the Canadian boundary line from St. Regis to the Lake of the Woods Author: Joseph Delafield ; Robert McNutt McElroy ; Thomas Riggs. The Unfortified Boundary: A Diary of the First Survey of the Canadian Boundary Line from St.

Regis to the Lake of the Woods by Major Joseph Delafield (review) The Canadian Historical Review. University of Toronto Press. Vol Number 3, September : Edgar McInnis. Collection Summary. Riggs Family Papers MSS Riggs familyitems containers linear feet 3 microfilm reels Collection material in English Manuscript Division Library of Congress Washington, D.C.

68 Delafield, The Unfortified Boundary, p. 69 International Boundary Commission, Joint Report Upon the Survey and Demarcation of the Boundary between the United States and Canada from the Northwestern Point of Lake of the Woods to Lake Superior (Washington: Government Printing Office, ), pp.

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It was built between and commemorates Commodore Oliver Perry's naval victory over the British in the Battle of Lake Erie during the War of The historic site is five miles from the Canadian-American border.

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(mostly Washington) this stone monument on the Alaska/Canada border reads: 'This unfortified boundary line between the Dominion of Canada and the United States of America should quicken the remembrance of the more than a century old friendship between these countries, a lesson of.

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After Napoleon’s final defeat at Waterloo, Europe sank into an exhaustion of peace, and America looked west to further expand. Nascent Nationalism.

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Logically, it would seem that this area of about square miles should be in Canada. But this oddest feature of the entire U.S.–Canada boundary was the proper result of American treaties negotiated with Great Britain.electorates, fortresses, unfortified spaces, and keys captured by the Protestant power.

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