Papers relative to the exploration by Captain Palliser of that portion of British North America which lies between the northern branch of the River Saskatchewan and the frontier of the United States; and between the Red River and Rocky Mountains: presented to both Houses of Parliament by command of Her Majesty, June 1859
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