Mapping the International Boundary Between the United States and Canada 1797–1843

@article{Pollitt2007MappingTI,
  title={Mapping the International Boundary Between the United States and Canada 1797–1843},
  author={Frances L. Pollitt},
  journal={Journal of Map \& Geography Libraries},
  year={2007},
  volume={3},
  pages={110 - 97}
}
Abstract The Barclay Collection (Coll. 26) at the Maine Historical Society includes original manuscript materials of the British Commissioners assigned to the boundary commissions for the line running from the islands in Passamaquoddy Bay near Nova Scotia and Maine, westerly to Lake of the Woods, Ontario from 1797 to 1843. In particular, the maps, surveys, and correspondence between the International Boundary Commissioners and surveyors give us a window into the world of nineteenth-century… 
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