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Varlé, Peter Charles (fl. 1794-1809) to Henry Knox [incomplete]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.06537 Author/Creator: Varlé, Peter Charles (fl. 1794-1809) Place Written: Warren, Maine Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 10 October 1795 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 30.7 x 16.6 cm.

Summary of Content: Discusses how the weather will affect the construction of a canal.

Background Information: Varlé, sometimes also found as Charles Peter Varlé or P. C. Varlé, was a geographer and engineer who drew many maps of various areas in America, including one of Philadelphia, ...Pennsylvania.See More

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Varlé, Peter Charles, fl. 1794-1809

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Science and TechnologyInfrastructureCanalsTransportationBuilding ConstructionWaldo Patent

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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