PETITION OF A NUMBER OF CITIZENS OF INDIANA, PRAYING THE OCCUPATION AND SETTLEMENT OF THE OREGON TERRITORY, AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF A ROAD THERETO; AND REMONSTRATING AGAINST THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE PROPOSED SHIP-CANAL ACROSS THE ISTHMUS OF DARIEN. March 4, 1846.; 26th Congress, 1st Session, Senate, 244. Referred to the Select Committee on the Oregon Territory, and ordered to be printed.
(Washington): Blair & Rives, Printers, 1840. First Edition. Removed. 3pp, drop-title, neatly removed from a nonce volume. 9" x 5.5" Very Good. Item #038306
The extended title says it all. Signed in type by 44 male residents of Indiana, meaning to attract settlers to the Oregon Territory and to ease the journey. [Eberstadt 138:581.].