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Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887.
Reports of explorations and surveys to ascertain the most practicable and economical route for a railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, made under the direction of the Secretary of War in 1853-6 ... Vol. 9, [General report upon the zoology of the several Pacific railroad routes. Part 2, Birds.
Washington : [War Dept.], 1858 (B. Tucker, printer)
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Spencer Fullerton Baird; John Cassin; George N Lawrence; United States. War Department.
|Notes:||Title spread on 3 pages. Title-page (p. [i]) has title up to "volume 9"; p. [iii] has: Contents of volume IX: Part II--General report upon the zoology of the several Pacific railroad routes; p. [vii]: Part II; p. [ix}: Birds ... (with at head of title: Explorations and surveys for a railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. War Department).
Subsequently reprinted with additions and corrections and an atlas of 100 plates under title: The birds of North America. Philadelphia : Lippincott, 1860.
|Description:||lvi, 1005 pages ; 29 cm.|
|Contents:||vol. 9, pt. 2. General Report upon the Zoology of the Several Pacific Railroad Routes.|
|Series Title:||Ex. doc. (United States. Congress. House), 33rd Congress, 2nd session, no. 78.|
|Other Titles:||General report upon the zoology of the several Pacific railroad routes.
Explorations and surveys for a railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean.
|Responsibility:||by Spencer F. Baird, with the co-operation of John Cassin and George N. Lawrence].|