1817.109: Memorial of Kanawha County Committee for Internal Improvements.

Published: 1817

Full Title: Charlestown [sic], Kanawha County, Virginia. At a meeting of the Standing Committee of Kanawha County, for the promotion of Internal Improvements, by opening the James and Great Kanawha Rivers to the highest points of navigation, and connecting the same by an artificial road, held in ... Charlestown ... 3d September, 1817 ... Phil. R. Thompson, Chairman ; Joseph Lovell, Secretary

Author: Standing Committee of Kanawha County for the Promotion of Internal Improvements.

Place Issued: Virginia

Issuing Press: Uncertain

Description: 1 sheet [1 pg.]; 31 cm. x 22 cm. (broadside).


Sheet lacks colophon; the signature line has led some authorities to assign this title to an unnamed Charleston press, so making this item the earliest known imprint produced there; however, there is no definitive evidence that any press operated there before early 1820, so the indeterminacy reported here.

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