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Exploring desert stone : John N. Macomb's 1859 expedition to the canyonlands of the Colorado

Author: Steven K Madsen
Publisher: Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, ©2010.
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Genre/Form: History
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Named Person: J N Macomb; J N Macomb
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven K Madsen
ISBN: 9780874217070 0874217075 9780874217087 0874217083
OCLC Number: 429634784
Notes: One folded col. map in pocket inside back cover.
Description: xxi, 273 pages, [14] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: The story of the Macomb San Juan exploring expedition --
Organizing the expedition --
The expedition --
The expedition's aftermath --
The bones and the map --
Epilogue --
Selected documents of th San Juan exploring expedition --
The camps of the San Juan exploring expedition --
Diary of Charles H. Dimmock --
Topographical memoir of Charles H. Dimmock --
Abridged diary of John S. Newberry --
1859 letters of John N. Macomb, Jr., to his wife --
Letters of John S. Newberry to Spencer F. Baird --
Letters of Frederick W. von Egloffstein to John N. Macomb, Jr.
Responsibility: Steven K. Madsen.

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