Expeditions and Discoveries Sponsored Exploration and Scientific Discovery in the Modern Age

Exploration of the valley of the Amazon, Vol. 2: Valley of the Amazon, Vol. 2: made under the direction of the Navy Department

Creator/Contributor:
Herndon, William Lewis, 1813-1857, creator
Gibbon, Lardner.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886, former owner.
Dickinson, Austin, 1829-1895, former owner.
Armstrong, Robert, 1792-1854, printer.
Nicholson, A. O. P. (Alfred Osborn Pope), 1808-1876, printer.
Julio Mario Santo Domingo Collection
United States, Navy Department.
United States, Navy Department,, sponsoring body.
Place Of Origin:
District of Columbia
Washington
Publisher:
R. Armstrong, public printer
Creation Date:
1854
Extent:
2 v. : ill. ; 23 cm. + 2 atlases ([5] folded leaves of plates : 5 maps ; 22 cm.)
Language:
English
Genre:
Exploration literature.
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
[V. 1, pt. 1, Text by W. L. Herndon] -- [v. 1, pt. 2. Atlas]
Subjects:
Amazon River Valley--Discovery and exploration--American
South America--Discovery and exploration
Amazon River Valley--Description and travel
Brazil--Description and travel
Peru--Description and travel
Bolivia--Description and travel
Expeditions--history
Places:
United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes:
A duplicate copy of this title was part of the Julio Mario Santo Domingo Collection, but was not retained.
Part 2 has imprint: Washington : A.O.P. Nicholson, Public Printer.
Also issued (Washington, 1853-54) as Senate executive, no. 36, 32d Cong., 2nd sess.)
Appendix. meteorologic observations, v. 2, p. 318-339.
Attribution:
by Wm. Lewis Herndon and Lardner Gibbon.
Series:
House document (United States. Congress. House) ; 33rd Congress, 1st session, no. 53
Harvard Botany Libraries preservation microfilm project ; 00136
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
F2546 .H56 1854
Repository:
Widener Library, Harvard University
Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Master Microforms, Harvard University
Arnold Arboretum Library (Cambridge), Botany Libraries, Harvard University
Gray Herbarium Library, Botany Libraries, Harvard University
Record ID:
990016355480203941_FHCL.HOUGH:12837098