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|Genre/Form:||Gold tooled bindings (Binding)
Blind tooled bindings (Binding)
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers.
Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah, including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains.
Philadelphia, Lippincott, Grambo & Co., 1852
|Named Person:||Howard Stansbury|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Howard Stansbury; Spencer Fullerton Baird; Charles Girard; Samuel Stehman Haldeman; John Torrey; James Hall; Leonard D Gale; United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers.; Lippincott, Grambo & Co.,; T.K. & P.G. Collins (Firm),
"Printed by T.K. & P.G. Collins"--Title page verso.
Published also in 1852, 1853, and in 1855 under title: An expedition to the valley of the Great Salt Lake.
|Description:||487 pages,  leaves of plates : illustrations (some folded), folded map ; 24 cm + atlas of 2 folded maps.|
|Contents:||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 Professor John Torrey --
Appendix E. Letter from Professor James Hall, of New York, 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 the water of the Great Salt Lake, and other mineral waters and saline substances, collected during the journey --
Appendix G. Meteorological observations.
|Series Title:||Senate executive document (United States. Congress. Senate), 32nd Congress, special session, no. 3.|
|Other Titles:||Stansbury's expedition to the Great Salt Lake|
|Responsibility:||by Howard Stansbury ; printed by order of the Senate of the United States.|
Map of the Great Salt Lake and adjacent country in the Territory of Utah ; Surveyed 1849 and 1850 under the orders of Col. J.J. Abert ; Drawn by Lieut. Gunnison and Charles Preus.
- Great Salt Lake (Utah)
- Great Salt Lake (Utah) -- Discovery and exploration.
- Natural history -- Utah.
- Natural history -- West (U.S.)
- West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
- West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration.
- Stansbury, Howard, -- 1806-1863 -- Travel -- Utah.
- Discoveries in geography -- American.
- United States -- Discovery and exploration.