Letter from Dr. Joseph Paxton, of Hempstead County, to the Hon. A. H. Sevier, Delegate to the Congress from the Territory of Arkansas, in Relation to the Raft of Red River

Paxton, Dr. Joseph

Published by 20th Congress, Washington DC, 1829
Condition: Very Good- Soft cover
From The Ridge Books (Calhoun, GA, U.S.A.)

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Disbound. Light wear and light horizontal creases. Some toning or foxing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 18 pages; Early report on the Raft of Red River, a large (over twenty miles long at times) , naturally produced logjam on the Red River, north and west of Idabel Oklahoma. In 1828, funds were provided to remove the raft and this report is one of the early surveys of the Raft for its future removal. The raft was not successfully cleared until the 1870's. Interesting bit of American history. Bookseller Inventory # 7452

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Title: Letter from Dr. Joseph Paxton, of Hempstead ...

Publisher: 20th Congress, Washington DC

Publication Date: 1829

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition:Very Good-

Edition: First Edition.

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