MEMORIAL OF THE CITIZENS OF CINCINNATI, TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES, RELATIVE TO THE NAVIGATION OF THE OHIO AND MISSISSIPPI RIVERS.

Cincinnati. 1843. 36pp. Original printed wrappers. Upper fourth of front wrap lacking. Else very good. Item #WRCAM20309

Discusses improvements, particularly the removal of obstructions, in the Ohio and Mississippi rivers to make them more navigable, with many statistics concerning the value of products transported on those rivers. James Hall was the chairman of the Committee of the Citizens of Cininnati of 1844, and had much to do with drafting this plea. HOWES C410. SABIN 47662.

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