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Report upon United States Geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian in charge of First Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler ... under the direction of the chief of engineers, U.S. Army. Published by authority of ... the secretary of war in accordance with acts of Congress of June 23, 1874, and February 15, 1875. In seven volumes and one supplement, accompanied by one topographic and one geologic atlas ...

Title
Explorations and surveys
Report upon geographical and geological explorations and surveys west of the one hundredth meridian
Report upon explorations and surveys west of the one hundredth meridian
Author
Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
Humphreys, A. A (Andrew Atkinson) 1810-1883
Wheeler, George M (George Montague) 1842-1905
Wright, Horatio Gouverneur 1820-1899
Date
1875
1889
20th century
Type
Electronic resources
Maps
Surveys
Bookplates (Provenance)
Physical Description
7 volumes in 8. frontispieces (volumes 3, 6-7) illustrations, plates (part color), maps 30 cm and 2 atlases. 40 x 61 cm
Call number
QE74 .W6X
QE74.W6X
E78.W5U5
Notes
A.A. Humphreys, chief of engineers until June 1879. Succeeded by H.G. Wright
For full contents see National union catalog, pre-1956 imprints, volume 618, pages 531-532
In addition to the atlases named, there are "Special maps (not accompanying reports) ... issued from time to time to show the results of some preliminary reconnaissance or of some survey of an area of peculiar interest," and also maps, based on the maps of the Topographical atlas and known as the "Land classification series"
Also available online.
Also available online
Elecresource
Contents
v. 1. Geographical Report -- v. 2 Astronomy and Meterorology -- v. 3 Geology and Mineralogy -- v. 4 Paleontology -- v. 5. Zoology -- v. 6 Botany
Data Source
Smithsonian Libraries
Place
West (U.S.)
États-Unis
United States
États-Unis (Ouest)
West United States
Washington (State)