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Corporate Author United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers.

Title Notes of a military reconnoissance : from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California, including parts of the Arkansas, Del Norte, and Gila rivers / by W. H. Emory, brevet-major, corps topographical engineers. Made in 1846-7, with the advanced guard of the "Army of the west."

Imprint Washington : Wendell and Van Benthuysen, printer, 1848.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Glendale History Room, Closed Stacks    979.4 UNI 1848    Available
Description 416 p. : plates. ; 23 cm.
Series 30th Cong., 1st sess. Senate. Ex. doc. no. 7
Note Wagner-Camp, p. 207.
Another editon, of same date, with folded map (ordered printed December 16, 1847) is found in the Congressional series of public documents (Serial no. 505)
Local Note Edition from personal collection of A.C. Vroman.
Custom binding of A.C. Vroman: 3/4 brown leather over boards, persoanlized endpapers with bookplate, stamped in gold on spine; EMORY'S / WORKS / RECONNOISSANCE / TO SAN DIEGO.
Subject Southwest, New -- Description and travel.
United States -- Exploring expeditions.
Local Subject A.C. Vroman Library collection.
Added Author Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887.

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