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Report from the select committee on the Niagara ship canal; Report from the Committee on Naval Affairs

Report from the select committee on the Niagara ship canal; Report from the Committee on Naval Affairs

Condition: Near Fine


Washington, 1863. Hardcover. Near Fine. 37th Congress, 3d Session, Report No. 53. 18; 2 p. 24 cm. Bound in green cloth with marbled paper boards. Former owner's label on front endpaper and small bookseller's sticker on rear pastedown. Some faint spots on endpapers. First item to accompany bill H. R. No 782. First item pertains to the construction of a ship canal around Niagara Falls on American side to connect lakes Erie and Ontario. Second small item pertains to memorial of Horace H. day for construction of ship canal around Niagara Falls.



  • Bookseller: Attic Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 104523
  • Title: Report from the select committee on the Niagara ship canal; Report from the Committee on Naval Affairs
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Place: Washington
  • Date published: 1863
  • Keywords: Transportation, Canals, Niagara, Navy, Engineering, Horace H. Day, Great Lakes, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario
  • Bookseller catalogs: Transportation; Engineering;


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