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Title
Memoir, geographical, political, and commercial, on the present state, productive resources, and capabilities for commerce of Siberia, Manchuria, and the Asiatic islands of the northern Pacific ocean, and on the importance of opening commercial intercourse with those countries, &c / addressed to His Excellency James K. Polk, president of the United States, by Aaron H. Palmer.
China, America and the Pacific
Name/Creator
Palmer, Aaron Haight, approximately 1782-, creator
Julio Mario Santo Domingo Collection
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Microforms (Lamont)

Widener

Law School

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[Washington, D.C.]
Publisher
Tippin & Streeper, printers
Language
English
Description
105 p. : 2 folded maps. ; 21 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
E184.C5 P225 1848
Subject
Chinese -- California ;  Canals, Interoceanic ;  Aleutian Islands (Alaska) ;  United States -- Foreign economic relations ;  Siberia (Russia) -- Foreign economic relations -- United States ;  Manchuria (China) -- Foreign economic relations -- United States

Category
California

Chinese

Countries of Origin & Ethnic Groups

Industries & Labor

Railroads

Regions of the U.S. -- The West & Southwest

Note
Caption title.

"Policy of encouraging immigration of Chinese agricultural laborers to California--Railroad from the Mississippi to the Bay of San Francisco": p. 67-69. "Ship canal from the Atlantic to the Pacific": p. 69-75. Extracts from Fremont's "Geographical memoir upon upper California": p. 94-99. "The Aleutian Islands": p. 103-105.
Other Title
  Western Americana, frontier history of the trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 reel 408, no. 4120
Other Title
  Mis. doc. (United States. Congress. Senate) ; 30th Congress, 1st session, no. 80
Other Title