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Topic: boundary

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First party of Boundary Commission prepared to embark at Esquimalt for the Frazer River, British Columbia

First party of Boundary Commission prepared to embark at Esquimalt for...

Photograph shows group portrait of members of the British North American Boundary Commission survey party at Esquimalt, Vancouver Island.

Officers - Oregon Boundary Commission

Officers - Oregon Boundary Commission

Photograph shows group portrait of the officers of the Oregon Boundary Commission survey crew: Dr. Hilary Bauerman, geologist, Capt. Robert Wolseley Haig, R.A., Lt. Samuel Anderson, R.E, Capt. Charles John Darr... more

Officers' quarters, N. A. B'y. Com'n. [i.e., North American Boundary Commission] - Esquimalt, Vancouver Island

Officers' quarters, N. A. B'y. Com'n. [i.e., North American Boundary C...

Photograph shows exterior view of the officers' quarters of the British North American Boundary Commission at Esquimalt on Vancouver Island.

No. 2, log huts, winter quarters of the Br. N. Am. Boundary Commission on the banks of the Columbia two miles above the Hudson Bay Cos. post at Colville

No. 2, log huts, winter quarters of the Br. N. Am. Boundary Commission...

Photograph shows bird's-eye view of 15 or more log cabins near Fort Colville, Washington, with the Columbia River in the middle distance.

Boundary line cut

Boundary line cut

Photograph shows the cut of the boundary line through the forest between United States and Canada.

Encampment of a party of the Boundary Commission, 1860

Encampment of a party of the Boundary Commission, 1860

Photograph shows a stand of trees through which can be seen the tents at the camp of a British North American Boundary Commission survey crew.

Fort Vancouver, Hudson's Bay Co's. post, Columbia River, enclosing tents of N. A. [i.e., North American] Boundary Commission, May 1860

Fort Vancouver, Hudson's Bay Co's. post, Columbia River, enclosing ten...

Photograph shows view of buildings and tents at the Hudson's Bay Company's post at Fort Vancouver, on the Columbia River. The British North American Boundary Commission survey crews arrived at Fort Vancouver in... more

Boundary line cutting, Yahk River - cairn just completed

Boundary line cutting, Yahk River - cairn just completed

Photograph shows cutting of the boundary line through the forest between United States and Canada; in the middle distance several men stand around a cairn marking the boundary line.

Encampment of a party of the Boundary Commission

Encampment of a party of the Boundary Commission

Photograph shows tents of a British North American Boundary Commission survey crew at their camp on the shore of a lake or pond.

Cutting and cairn on the boundary line

Cutting and cairn on the boundary line

Photograph shows a cairn marking the boundary line between United States and Canada.

Mule laden with casks - Boundary Commission huts, Colville, Columbia R.

Mule laden with casks - Boundary Commission huts, Colville, Columbia R...

Photograph shows three men with a mule with two casks tied to its back at the British North American Boundary Commission base in Colville; also shows two Boundary Commission huts.

Boundary Commission, encampment - men cutting down trees (Larix occidentalis)

Boundary Commission, encampment - men cutting down trees (Larix occide...

Photograph shows a stand of western larch trees, some of which are being cut down, and tents at the camp of a British North American Boundary Commission survey crew.

Boundary line cut with cairn at Kishenchn, looking west, 1861

Boundary line cut with cairn at Kishenchn, looking west, 1861

Photograph shows the cut of the boundary line, with a cairn in the middle distance, through the forest between United States and Canada.

No. 2 of 3, approach to the boundary pass, Rocky Mountains

No. 2 of 3, approach to the boundary pass, Rocky Mountains

Photograph shows trees in the middle distance with mountains in the background.

Kisherer? - the Roman Catholic mission on the left bank of the Kootenay [i.e., Kootenai] River, south of the boundary in Washington Territory, 1861

Kisherer? - the Roman Catholic mission on the left bank of the Kootena...

Photograph shows a log building at the Roman Catholic mission near the Kootenai River in Idaho.

Summits of Rocky Mountains, lat. 49 ̊N., boundary cairn

Summits of Rocky Mountains, lat. 49 ̊N., boundary cairn

Photograph shows a cairn with a Canadian flag near the summit of a mountain in the Rocky Mountains on the boundary line between United States and Canada at latitude 49 ̊North.

Boundary Commission depot, Siniakwateen, Pend Oreille River - Indian wigwam and canoe in the foreground, season of the flood, 1861

Boundary Commission depot, Siniakwateen, Pend Oreille River - Indian w...

Photograph shows a tepee and a canoe in the foreground, across the Pend Oreille River is the British North American Boundary Commission depot at Siniakwateen.

Map and profile of first 40 miles of Union Pacific Rail Road Eastern Division extending west from boundary between states of Missouri and Kansas,

Map and profile of first 40 miles of Union Pacific Rail Road Eastern D...

Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, and railroads in Kansas, from Kansas City to Lawrence.

Alaska - Yukon boundary

Alaska - Yukon boundary

Alaska-Canada border with American and Canadian flags, a building, and people standing on either side.