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George H. Derby collection, 1931-1969.

Author: George Horation Derby
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Photostat copies (1931) of topographical survey reports by Lt. George Derby, of the U.S. Army Corps. of Engineers, for exploratory trips to Tulare Valley, Calif. (Apr. 10-June 8, 1850), the Colorado River (Oct. 12, 1850-Mar. 6, 1851), and the San Diego River (reported Mar. 30, 1853). The first two trips include copies of the reports as printed in the Congressional Record. The Colorado River trip report includes  Read more...
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Named Person: George Horatio Derby; George Horatio Derby
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: George Horation Derby
OCLC Number: 122583567
Description: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)

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Photostat copies (1931) of topographical survey reports by Lt. George Derby, of the U.S. Army Corps. of Engineers, for exploratory trips to Tulare Valley, Calif. (Apr. 10-June 8, 1850), the Colorado River (Oct. 12, 1850-Mar. 6, 1851), and the San Diego River (reported Mar. 30, 1853). The first two trips include copies of the reports as printed in the Congressional Record. The Colorado River trip report includes printed maps. Also includes a newspaper clipping (Oct. 1969) featuring a humorous anecdote about Derby.

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