Northwest British America and its relations to the State of Minnesota

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Document Record
Creator Taylor, James Wickes
Title Northwest British America and its relations to the State of Minnesota
Identifier P000412
Subject Explorers, Surveyors and Travellers--Description and Travel--General
Prairie Provinces--Description and travel
Prairie Provinces--Transportation
Trade routes
Routes commerciales
United States--Politics and government
1860
Notes print 41, [1] p., map, tables.; 21 cm.
Language English
Media Text
Contributor University of Alberta
Description At head of title: "Legislature of Minnesota." Text in double columns. Also published, as a supplement to the Journal of the House of Representatives, session of 1859-60, [St Paul, Minn., Newson, Moore, Foster & Co.], 1860 (53p.). In June 1859 Taylor was commissioned by the governor of Minnesota to report on the country between St Paul and the Red River Settlement and the Rocky Mountains. Supplementing the report are several appendices including: "Central British America" (also in <i>Atlantic Monthly </i>, January 1860); "Geographical memoir of the Red River and Saskatchewan districts" (also in <i>Report of a Committee of the St. Paul Chamber of Commerce, Jan. 22 1859 </i>); and "Itinerary of routes from St. Paul to Pembina, Fort Garry, Fort Ellice, and Edmonton House."
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