Rivers and Harbors. Speech of Mr. C.W. Cathcart, of Indiana, in the House of Representatives, February 4, 1847, in Favor of Appropriations for Rivers and Harbors, delivered in Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union. C. W. Cathcart, Charles William.

Rivers and Harbors. Speech of Mr. C.W. Cathcart, of Indiana, in the House of Representatives, February 4, 1847, in Favor of Appropriations for Rivers and Harbors, delivered in Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union.

[Washington, D.C.]: Printed at the Office of Blair & Rives, 1847. 7 pp. 8vo. Disbound. First edition. Removed from a larger volume else a very good copy, original mailing slip tipped to inner margin of title, faint mail fold. Item #36195

Signed by the author on slip clipped from original "franked" mailing envelope. Argues for the constitutionality of the Rivers and Harbors Act which Polk vetoed. Provenance: Fisher M. Rice, Walpole N.H., Principal of the New England Mercantile Union (envelope).OCLC locates only five copies: Indiana State Univ., Indiana Hist. Soc., Ct. State, Newberry, Boston Athenaeum.

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