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|Named Person:||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]"--P. 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."--P.  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.|