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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
United States. Department of the Interior.
Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey.
Washington, C. Wendell, printer, 1857-59
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William H Emory; Spencer Fullerton Baird; T A Conrad; George Engelmann; James Hall; C C Parry; Arthur Schott; John Torrey; Charles Girard; United States. Department of the Interior.
|Description:||2 volumes in 3. frontispiece, illustrations, plates (some color) maps (some folded) 30 x 23 cm.|
|Contents:||v. 1, pt. 1. Personal account. General description of the country. Lower Rio Bravo. From mouth of Devil's river to El Paso del Norte. Sketch of territory acquired by treaty on Dec. 30, 1853. From the 111th meridian of longitude to the Pacific ocean; Report of Lient. Michler. Astronomical and geodetic work. Meteorology --
v. 1, pt. 2. Geological reports of Dr. C.C. Parry and assistant Arthur Schott. Notes by W.H. Emory. Paleontology and geology of the boundary, by James Hall, of Albany, N.Y. Description of cretaceous and tertiary fossils, by T.A. Conrad, esq. --
v. 2, pt. 1. Bontany of the boundary: Introduction by C.C. Parry. Botany, By John Torrey. Cactacea, by George Engelmann --
v. 2, pt. 2. Zoology of the boundary: Mammals, by S.F. Baird. Birds, by S.F. Baird. Reptiles, by S.F. Baird. Fishes, by C. Girard.
|Series Title:||34th Cong., 1st sess. House. Ex doc. 135; Ex. doc. (United States. Congress. House), 34th Congress, 1st session, no. 135.|
|Responsibility:||by William H. Emory, major First Cavalry, and United States commissioner.|
- United States -- Boundaries -- Mexico.
- Mexico -- Boundaries -- United States.
- Geology -- Southwest, New.
- Plants -- Southwest, New.
- Animals -- Southwest, New.
- Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.)
- United States -- Discovery and exploration.
- Discoveries in geography.
- North America -- Rio Grande.
- Southwest, New.
- United States.
- Zoologia -- México.
- Zoologia -- Estados unidos.