Elgin Treaty between Britain and USA (33 words)

Historical Context Note

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Britain and USA sign the Elgin Treaty, moving towards a situation of free trade between the USA and Canada. The terms of this agreement are passed through the Canadian Legislature on 23rd September.

Editors. "Elgin Treaty between Britain and USA". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18299, accessed 29 October 2016.]