IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES: MARCH 21...MR. LOGAN, FROM THE COMMMITTEE TO WHO WAS REFERRED...THE MEMORIAL OF THE PRESIDENT AND DIRECTORS OF THE CHESAPEAKE AND DELAWARE CANAL COMPANY, MADE REPORT....

Washington. 1806. 5pp. Dbd. Bit tanned, else very good. Item #WRCAM17086

One of the earliest American canal proposals. The Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Company was organized even before the canal was recommended in Albert Gallatin's landmark REPORT. The company had requested federal aid for construction. Here a Senate committee recommends that the company be extended a land grant. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 11573.

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