Letter, 1812 March 25.


Parish, David, d. 1826. Letter, 1812 March 25.

Letter, 1812 March 25.

A letter to Stephen Van Rensselaer discussing political developments in New York State and the nation. Parish discusses Van Rensselaer's report to the New York State Legislature regarding the Erie Canal and also discusses the developments leading up to the War of 1812. He discusses the embargo and the upcoming vote in the U.S. Senate on whether to go to war or not. Written at Philadelphia, Pa.

2 pages, 8in. x 10in.

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