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ib. History

329

291 Civil divisions, and population

292 of each

330

Civil divisions, and popula-

Constitution

332

293 Judiciary

334

295

State prison

335

296 Finances

ib,

301 Military force

ib.

304 Slavery

336

Salaries of public officers 303 Education and seminaries

ib.

304 Newspapers

337

305 Religion

ib.

306 Agriculture

338

307 Prices of horses and cattle 339

ib. Price of lands, &c.

310

308 Products of mineral substances ib.

ib.

of vegetable do. 341

309 Manufactures

ib.

ib. Commerce

342

310 Canals

343

ib. Banks

ib,

Salt springs

Forest trees and shrubs

Animals

tion of each

Population

Constitution

Judiciary

Militia

Indians

Ancient mounds

Agriculture

Finances

Price of land

of provisions, &c.

Manufactures

Commerce

Forts

Roads

Newspapers

ib.

ib

ib.

346 Population

Rivers

347 Manners and character 373

Minerals

348 Discases

374

Mineral waters

349 Indians

375

Forest trees and plants 350 History
Animals

ib. Civil divisions, and popula.

Fishes

351 tion of each

379

Population

ib. Constitution

380

Manners and character

ib. Judiciary

383

Diseases

352 Valuation of lands and houses

Civil divisions, and population

ib, and 388

of each

353 Military force

385

History

354 Religion

ib.

Constitution

355 Education

386

Judiciary

356 Agriculture

387

Finances

357 Price of provisions

ib.

Military force

358 Products of mineral substances 389

Religion

359

of vegetable da.

ib.

Coileges and academies

ib.

of animal do.

390

Agriculture

ib. Commerce

ib,

Value of lands and houses 361 Canals

392

Manufactures

ib. Light-house

ib.

Commerce

362 Bridges

ib.

Exports to New Orleans in Inventions

393

1817

363 Books relating to this state ib.
Books relating to this state

ib.

CHAP. XXIV.
CHAP. XXIII.

NORTH CAROLINA.

Situation and boundaries

395

Situation and boundaries 364 Aspect of the country, and

Aspect of the country, and nature of the soil

ib.

nature of the soil

ib. Temperature

398

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SOUTH CAROLINA.

OF THE

UNITED STATES

OF

NORTH AMERICA.

PART SECOND.

CHAPTER XIII.

STATE OF CONNECTICUT. *

SituatION AND EXTENT.-Between 410 and 41° 2° north latitude, and 3° 20' and 5° east longitude from Washington. Bounded on the north by Massachusetts ; south by Long Island Sound; east by Rhode Island; west by New York. This state stretches ninety miles along the sea coast. The Massachusetts line of boundary is seventy-two, and that which separates it from Rhode Island is forty-five miles long. Area4000 square miles, or 2,560,000 acres.

Mountains.—The Toghconnuc chain of mountains runs northward from Ridgefield, between the western boundary of the state and the Housatonic river. On

* So named from the river which traverses the state, formerly written Quonectiquot, and signifying Long River.

The name of New England was applied to all that portion of the United States' territory which lies eastward of the river Hudson, including the five states of Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachu. setts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. VOL. II.

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