Speech of Governor Clinton, to the Legislature of the State of New-York, on the Sixth Day of January, 1819 [Inscribed]. CLINTON, DeWitt.

Speech of Governor Clinton, to the Legislature of the State of New-York, on the Sixth Day of January, 1819 [Inscribed]

Albany: Printed at the Register Office, 1819. First Edition. Octavo (20cm.); disbound; 16pp. Title page (serving as upper cover) unevenly toned, else Very Good and sound. Author's inscription at head of title: 'G Sussman [?] / Presented by the author." Address delivered to the state Legislature regarding policies and changes Clinton hoped to make in the coming year, at a time when "Our country is in a state of profound peace, which promises a long duration." Among the Governor's top priorities was the ongoing construction of what would become the Erie Canal. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 48903 (listed under "New York").

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