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The Resource Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah : including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains, by Howard Stansbury, captain, Corps Topographical Engineers, U.S. Army. Printed by order of House of Representatives of the United States

Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah : including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains, by Howard Stansbury, captain, Corps Topographical Engineers, U.S. Army. Printed by order of House of Representatives of the United States

Label
Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah : including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains
Title
Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah
Title remainder
including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains
Statement of responsibility
by Howard Stansbury, captain, Corps Topographical Engineers, U.S. Army. Printed by order of House of Representatives of the United States
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F826
LC item number
.U559 1853
Literary form
non fiction
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United States
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  • 1806-1863
  • 1823-1887
  • 1822-1895
  • 1812-1880
  • 1796-1873
  • 1811-1898
  • 1806-1863
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  • Stansbury, Howard
  • Baird, Spencer Fullerton
  • Girard, Charles
  • Haldeman, Samuel Stehman
  • Torrey, John
  • Hall, James
  • Stansbury, Howard
Series statement
United States 32d Cong. Special session, March 1851. Senate. Executive
Series volume
no. 3
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  • Great Salt Lake (Utah)
  • Natural history
  • West (U.S.)
  • Discoveries in geography
  • United States
Label
Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah : including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains, by Howard Stansbury, captain, Corps Topographical Engineers, U.S. Army. Printed by order of House of Representatives of the United States
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Library cop. [1] imperfect: contains [4] p. of text and [42] leaves of plates
  • 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 Prof. Spencer F. Baird. Reptiles, by Prof. Baird and Chas. Girard. Insects, by Prof. Haldeman": p. [305]-379
  • "Appendix D. Botany. Catalogue of plants collected by the expedition. By Prof. John Torrey": p. [381]-397
  • "Appendix E. Letter from Professor James Hall ... containing observations on the geology and palæontology of the country traversed by the expedition": p. [399]-414
  • Report submitted to the U.S. Bureau of Topographical Engineers
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 atlas of 2 folded maps.
Contents
Appendix A: Table of distances measured along the route travelled by the expedition in 1849 -- Appendix B: Latitudes and longitudes of the principal triangulation stations ; tabulation of the triangles developed in the survey of the Great Salt Lake ; and, Table of geographical positions -- Appendix C: Zoology: Quadrupeds and birds, by Prof. Spencer F. Baird ; Reptiles, by Prof. Baird and Chas. Girard ; Insects, by Prof. Haldemann -- Appendix D: Botany: Catalogue of plants collected by the expedition / by John Torrey -- Appendix E: Letter from Professor James Hall ... containing observations on the geology and palæontology of the country traversed by the expedition and notes upon some of the fossils collected on the route -- Appendix F: Letter from L.D. Gale with a chemical analysis of th water of the Great Salt Lake and other mineral waters an saline substances, collected during the journey
Dimensions
23 cm. +
Extent
495 p., [57] leaves of plates
Lccn
19006731
Note
  • Western History Coll., cop. [1], 3.
  • Geology, cop. 2.
  • Library cop. 2-3 imperfect: atlas lacking.
  • Cop. 3: gift of the Guthrie Museum Complex.
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • 1797871-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1797871
  • (Sirsi) o04337359
  • (OCoLC)4337359
Label
Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah : including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains, by Howard Stansbury, captain, Corps Topographical Engineers, U.S. Army. Printed by order of House of Representatives of the United States
Publication
Note
  • Library cop. [1] imperfect: contains [4] p. of text and [42] leaves of plates
  • 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 Prof. Spencer F. Baird. Reptiles, by Prof. Baird and Chas. Girard. Insects, by Prof. Haldeman": p. [305]-379
  • "Appendix D. Botany. Catalogue of plants collected by the expedition. By Prof. John Torrey": p. [381]-397
  • "Appendix E. Letter from Professor James Hall ... containing observations on the geology and palæontology of the country traversed by the expedition": p. [399]-414
  • Report submitted to the U.S. Bureau of Topographical Engineers
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 atlas of 2 folded maps.
Contents
Appendix A: Table of distances measured along the route travelled by the expedition in 1849 -- Appendix B: Latitudes and longitudes of the principal triangulation stations ; tabulation of the triangles developed in the survey of the Great Salt Lake ; and, Table of geographical positions -- Appendix C: Zoology: Quadrupeds and birds, by Prof. Spencer F. Baird ; Reptiles, by Prof. Baird and Chas. Girard ; Insects, by Prof. Haldemann -- Appendix D: Botany: Catalogue of plants collected by the expedition / by John Torrey -- Appendix E: Letter from Professor James Hall ... containing observations on the geology and palæontology of the country traversed by the expedition and notes upon some of the fossils collected on the route -- Appendix F: Letter from L.D. Gale with a chemical analysis of th water of the Great Salt Lake and other mineral waters an saline substances, collected during the journey
Dimensions
23 cm. +
Extent
495 p., [57] leaves of plates
Lccn
19006731
Note
  • Western History Coll., cop. [1], 3.
  • Geology, cop. 2.
  • Library cop. 2-3 imperfect: atlas lacking.
  • Cop. 3: gift of the Guthrie Museum Complex.
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • 1797871-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1797871
  • (Sirsi) o04337359
  • (OCoLC)4337359

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