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|Named Person:||J W Abert; J W Abert|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
J W Abert; John R Galvin; Lawton Kennedy; Alfred Kennedy; Paul Quentin Forster; Adrienne E Morgan; United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers.; John Howell Books (San Francisco, Calif.),
|Notes:||"A version of Abert's diary of 1846-47 was published as a Congressional document in 1848 [Senate Executive document no. 23 (30th Congress, 1st session) under title: Report of the Secretary of War, communicating, in answer to a resolution of the Senate, a report and map of the examination of New Mexico, made by Lieutenant J.W. Abert, of the Topographical Corps]"--Page 2.
"3000 copies designed and printed by Lawton and Alfred Kennedy, San Francisco"--Title-leaf verso.
Place of publication from title-leaf verso.
There are two unnumbered pages between p. 19 and p. 20.
"The headpieces in colour at the start of sections of the diary, and the title page decoration, are the work of Paul Q. Forster. The key to Abert's sketch of Bent's Fort is by Adrienne Morgan."--Page  at beginning.
|Description:||, 116 [i.e. 118],  p.,  leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill., maps ; 36 cm.|
|Other Titles:||Report of the Secretary of War, communicating, in answer to a resolution of the Senate, a report and map of the examination of New Mexico, made by Lieutenant J.W. Abert, of the Topographical Corps.|
|Responsibility:||with illustrations in color from his sketchbook ; edited by John Galvin.|
- New Mexico -- Description and travel.
- Abert, J. W. -- (James William), -- 1820-1897 -- Diaries.
- Indians of North America -- New Mexico.
- Southwest, New -- Discovery and exploration.
- Abert, J. W. -- (James William), -- 1820-1897
- Discoveries in geography.
- Indians of North America.
- New Mexico.
- Southwest, New.