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

Compilation of narratives of explorations in Alaska

United States, Congress., Senate., Committee on Military Affairs., creator
Thomas, G. B. (George B.)
Howard, O. O. (Oliver Otis), 1830-1909
Abercrombie, W. R. (William Ralph), 1857-1943
Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman), 1859-1930
Babcock, Walter C.
Bagg, John S.
Bell, Edwin.
Brookfield, R. M.
Brown, Charles.
Cashman, Edward.
Castner, Joseph C., 1869-1946
Cleave, John W.
Elliott, Charles P.
Fickett, Fred Wildon, 1857-1928
Gillette, Edward, 1854-1936
Glenn, Edwin F. (Edwin Forbes), 1857-1926
Griffiths, C. E.
Heiden, Robert.
Kelly, Luther S. (Luther Sage), 1849-1928
Koehler, Robert.
Learnard, H. G.
Lowe, Percival Green, 1828-1908
Mathys, Frederick.
McManus, George.
Pearson, H. Brian.
Petroff, Ivan, 1842-
Powell, Addison M. (Addison Monroe), 1856-
Preston, Guy H.
Rafferty, J. J.
Ray, P. H. (Patrick Henry), 1842-1911
Raymond, Charles P.
Rice, John F.
Richardson, Wilds Preston.
Rohn, Oscar.
Schwatka, Frederick, 1849-1892
Townsend, Leroy.
Van Schoonhoven, George W.
Wells, E. Hazard.
Yanert, William.
Tower, Joseph Tuckerman, 1897-1931, former owner.
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vii, 856 p., [50] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., maps ; 31 cm.
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Report of Senate Committee on Military Affairs -- General introduction -- Reconnoissance of the Yukon River / by Charles P. Raymond -- Report of a visit to Alaska in June, 1875 / by Maj. Gen. O.O. Howard -- Report of Ivan Petrof on the population, resources, etc. of Alaska [from U.S. census report of 1880] -- Report of a military reconnaissance made in Alaska in 1883 / by Lieut. Frederick Schwatka -- Alaska 1884, International polar expedition to Point Barrow / Lieut. P.Henry Ray -- Report of a supplementary expedition into the Copper River Valley, Alaska, 1884 / by Lieut. W.R. Abercrombie -- Report of a military reconnoissance [of the Copper River Valley] in Alaska, made in 1885 / by Lieut. Henry T. Allen -- Alaska. 1897. Relief of the destitute in gold fields / by Capt. P.H. Ray -- Alaska. 1897. Up and down the Yukon / by E. Hazard Wells -- Alaska. 1898. Relief of the destitute in the Yukon region / by Capt. P.H. Ray and Lieut. W.P. Richardson -- Alaska. 1898. Copper River exploring expedition / by Capt. W.R. Abercrombie -- Alaska. 1898. Tanana River expoloring expedition / by Capt. E.F. Glenn -- Alaska. 1899. Cooks Inlet exploring expedition / by Capt. E.F. Glenn -- Alaska. 1899. Yukon River exploring expedition / by Capt. W.P. Richardson -- Alaska. 1899. Copper River exploring expedition / by Capt. W.R. Abercrombie.
Alaska--Description and travel
Alaska--Discovery and exploration
United States--District of Columbia--Washington
"April 18, 1900.--Reported from the Committee on Military Affairs by Mr. Carter and ordered to be printed."
Includes indexes.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2008. (Open Collections Program at Harvard University. Expeditions and discoveries).
Microfilm. Woodbridge, Conn. : Research Publications, 1975. 1 reel ; 35 mm. (Western Americana ; reel 561, no. 5742)
Report ; no. 1023. United States.
Western Americana, frontier history of the trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 reel 561, no. 5742
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