Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah : including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains
|Format:||Print Book 1853|
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Discoveries in geography -- American.
Great Salt Lake (Utah)
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
United States -- Discovery and exploration.
|Publisher|| Washington :R. Armstrong, public printer,1853
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887.
Girard, Charles, 1822-1895.
Haldeman, Samuel Stehman, 1812-1880.
Torrey, John, 1796-1873.
Hall, James, 1811-1898.
"Printed by order of House of Representatives of the United States."
Published also London and Philadelphia, 1852, under title: An expedition to the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah.
Appendix C. Zoology. Quadrupeds and birds, by Spencer F. Baird ; Reptiles by Baird and Chas. Girard ; Insects by Haldeman: p. -379.
Appendix D. Botany. Catalogue of plants collected by the expedition by John Torrey: p. -397.
Appendix E. Letter from James Hall ... containing observations on the geology and palaeontology of the country traversed by the expedition and notes upon some of the fossils collected on the route: p. -414.
495 pages : illustrations (some folded), folded map ; 24 cm + 1 atlas (2 folded maps).