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The Resource Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its tributaries. : Explored in 1869, 1870, 1871, and 1872, under the direction of the secretary of the Smithsonian institution

Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its tributaries. : Explored in 1869, 1870, 1871, and 1872, under the direction of the secretary of the Smithsonian institution

Label
Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its tributaries. : Explored in 1869, 1870, 1871, and 1872, under the direction of the secretary of the Smithsonian institution
Title
Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its tributaries.
Title remainder
Explored in 1869, 1870, 1871, and 1872, under the direction of the secretary of the Smithsonian institution
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC/ICU
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F788
LC item number
.S65
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its tributaries. : Explored in 1869, 1870, 1871, and 1872, under the direction of the secretary of the Smithsonian institution
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Map and profile in pocket
  • J.W. Powell in charge
  • The present report does not include a narrative of the second descent of the river in 1871-1872, a detailed account of which may be found in F.S. Dellenbaugh's A canyon voyage, New York, 1908
  • Chapters 1-9 of pt. 1, with six chapters added, were pub. later (Meadville, Pa., 1895) under title: Canyons of the Colorado, by J.W. Powell ..
Contents
pt. 1. History of the explorations of the cañons of the Colorado [May 24-Sept. 20, 1869] Report on a trip to the mouth of the Dirty Devil River [May 27-July 11, 1872] by A.H. Thompson.--pt. 2. On the physical features of the valley of the Colorado.--pt. 3. Zoology: Abstracts of results of a study of the genera Geomys and Thomomys, by Elliott Coues. Addendum A. The cranial and dental characters of Geomydæ, by Elliott Coues. Addendum B. Notes on the salamander of Florida (Geomys Tueza) by G.B. Goode
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
2 p.l., xi, 291 p.
Lccn
01006671
Other physical details
front., plates, fold. map, fold. profile.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01184785
  • ucoclc1184785
Label
Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its tributaries. : Explored in 1869, 1870, 1871, and 1872, under the direction of the secretary of the Smithsonian institution
Publication
Note
  • Map and profile in pocket
  • J.W. Powell in charge
  • The present report does not include a narrative of the second descent of the river in 1871-1872, a detailed account of which may be found in F.S. Dellenbaugh's A canyon voyage, New York, 1908
  • Chapters 1-9 of pt. 1, with six chapters added, were pub. later (Meadville, Pa., 1895) under title: Canyons of the Colorado, by J.W. Powell ..
Contents
pt. 1. History of the explorations of the cañons of the Colorado [May 24-Sept. 20, 1869] Report on a trip to the mouth of the Dirty Devil River [May 27-July 11, 1872] by A.H. Thompson.--pt. 2. On the physical features of the valley of the Colorado.--pt. 3. Zoology: Abstracts of results of a study of the genera Geomys and Thomomys, by Elliott Coues. Addendum A. The cranial and dental characters of Geomydæ, by Elliott Coues. Addendum B. Notes on the salamander of Florida (Geomys Tueza) by G.B. Goode
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
2 p.l., xi, 291 p.
Lccn
01006671
Other physical details
front., plates, fold. map, fold. profile.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01184785
  • ucoclc1184785

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