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Title An address to the farmers of Great Britain…
Author Birkbeck, Morris
Date 1822
Document Type Rare Book
Region Illinois
Places United Kingdom, England
Keywords government, migrant, advertisement, agriculture, settlement, farming, sale of land, soil, prairie
Theme Homesteaders, Overland Travel and Early Settlements
Publisher J. Ridgway
Place of Publication London
Additional Information Full title: "An address to the farmers of Great Britain; with an essay on the prairies of the western country: by Morris Birkbeck: to which is annexed, the constitution of the state of Illinois". This is a continuation of Birkbeck's arguments in favor of an English colony in Illinois and a statement of current condition.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 300
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue