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Title Commissioner John Ogilvy letter to David Thompson
Date Feb. 24, 1817
Description 1 letter, 1 page
People Thompson, David, 1770-1857
Ogilvy, John, d. 1819
Search Terms International Boundary Commission
Treaty of Ghent
Scope & Content
Cote des Neiges 24th Febr 1817

Dear Sir,
I addressed you on the 17th Instant and fearful that my
Letter may have missed you I reiterate my request that so soon as you have
taken the necessary observations for fixing the Latitude and Longitude of
Fort Wellington and determining the variation of the compass to stop
all further proceedings and return without delay to Williamstown
to be in readiness to attend the Surveyors at St. Regis.
I shall confine our winter operations to the ascertaining
of the geographical positions of Fort Wellington & St. Regis
and you will please to make your arrangements accordingly.
I have the honor to be
Dear Sir,
D. Thompson Esq.Your obedient Servant