Series F 443-3
1 centimetre of textual records
F 443 David Thompson fonds
Series consists of of correspondence created by David Thompson in the later years of his life. The majority of letters concern Thompson's ideas about the provincial boundary line with the United States and are addressed to John Macauley and Samuel P. Hurd, who was Surveyor General of Ontario at that time. There is also a table sent by Thompson to Dr. Charles Hannah regarding "eatables" and an anonymous letter to the Montreal Gazette signed "Voyageur".
It is unknown whether these were unsent letters or copies made by Thompson.
Other correspondence may be found at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library at the University of Toronto [David Thompson papers, MS Collection 21]
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