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The boundary line between the British provinces and the United States

The boundary line between the British provinces and the United States

a paper read before the Buffalo Historical Society, February 1st, 1864

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Published by Printing house of Wheeler, Matthews & Warren in Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Boundaries -- Canada,
  • Canada -- Boundaries -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William A. Bird, Esq
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time
    ContributionsBuffalo Historical Society
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination8 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14966336M

    Records of the commission established under article V of the Treaty of Guadelupe-Hidalgo (February 2, ), ending the Mexican War, to determine the boundary line between the United States and Mexico, including letters and reports received from the Department of the Interior, , and records of the U.S. Section, Start studying History Midterm Test Multiple Choice. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Which geographic feature was the boundary line between the United States and French Louisiana in British ships took Americans off US ships, forcing them into service in the British Navy.

    Many states within the USA and Canada have straight lines as a border, completely ignoring natural borders like mountains or rivers. Many American states and Canadian provinces are just rectangle-shaped, and a good half of the US/Canada border is made of two straight lines .   Hindenberg Line: 7. The boundary line between East Germany and Poland: Oder‐Neisse Line: 8. The line which defines the boundary between North Vietnam and South Vietnam before the two were united: 17th Parallel: 9. The boundary line between North Korea and South Korea: 38th Parallel: The boundary line between United States of America and.

    Although Great Britain had exercised authority over "Madawaska" since its founding in (administering it as a part of New Brunswick), jurisdiction over the entire territory was disputed due to the ambiguous wording of the Treaty of Versailles that set the boundary between the United States and British North America (Albert [] 90). This narrow waterway between the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea is an important political, economic, and social boundary between the continents. Rivers are common boundaries between nations, states, and smaller political units such as counties. The Rio Grande forms a large part of the boundary between Mexico and the United States.


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Map of the boundary lines between the United States and the adjacent British provinces, drawn by Thomas Jefferson Lee, published for the United States House of Representatives (Washington D.C., ) Courtesy of the Harvard Map Collection.

The meaning of the line remains in dispute between Canada and the United States. Canada claims the line is the international maritime boundary, while the United States holds that its purpose was only to designate the land masses belonging to each country.

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Notes upon the south western boundary line of the British provinces of Lower Canada and New Brunswick and the United States of America.

[Quebec?: s.n.], (Quebec: T. Carey) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Stuart. This section of Province Line Road, following the Keith Line, provides part of the county border between Hopewell Township (Mercer) and Montgomery Township (Somerset).

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Notes upon the south western boundary line of the British provinces of Lower Canada and New Brunswick and the United States of America. Montreal: Armour and Ramsay, (OCoLC) Title Boundary line cutting, Yahk River - cairn just completed Summary Photograph shows cutting of the boundary line through the forest between United States and Canada; in the middle distance several men stand around a cairn marking the boundary line.

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Shared between Canada and the United States, the border belongs to the second- and fourth-largest countries by respective area. International Boundaries.

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