Subscription List for "Speech (given in Congress) of the Hon B. Hardin (1784-1852) on the Alexandria Canal Bill for sale at the Globe Office at $2.00 per 100."

[Washington, D.C: Globe Office, c. 1833].

Price: $200.00

About the item

Signed by Hardin ordering 1000 and by Gorham Parker for 100 and 16 others. 2pp. 1 vols. 4to. Old folds. Some stains.

Item #257106

The Alexandria Canal was major significance for water transportation into Virginia. Hardin was an important Kentucky politician, who serves several terms in the Houise of Reps. and led the way for the passage of the bill for construction of the canal. The canal connected the city of Alexandria to Georgetown in the District of Columbia.