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Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey: made under the direction of the Secretary of the Interior by William H. Emory

Creator/Contributor:
United States, Department of the Interior., creator
Parry, C. C. (Charles Christopher), 1823-1890
Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Conrad, T. A. (Timothy Abbott), 1803-1877
Engelmann, George, 1809-1884
Hall, James, 1811-1898
Schott, Arthur, 1814-1875
Torrey, John, 1796-1873
Girard, Charles, 1822-1895
United States and Mexican Boundary Survey
Place Of Origin:
District of Columbia
Washington
Publisher:
C. Wendell, printer
Creation Date:
1857-1859
Extent:
2 v. in 3 : ill., maps ; 30 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
government publication
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
v.1, pt.1. Personal account. General description of the country. Lower Rio Bravo. From mouth of Devil's river to El Paso del Norte. Sketch of territory acquired by treaty of December 30, 1853. From the 111th meridian of longitude to the Pacific Ocean: report of Lieutenant Michler. Astronomical and geodetic work. Meteorology -- v.1, pt.2. Geological reports of Doctor C.C. Parry and assistant, Arthur Schott. Notes by W.H. Emory. Palæontology and geology of the boundary / by James Hal. Description of cretaceous and tertiary fossils / by T.A. Conrad -- v.2, pt.1. Botany of the boundary: Introduction / by C.C. Parry. General botany / by John Torrey. Cactaceæ / by George Engelmann -- v.2, pt.2. Zoology of the boundary: Mammals. Birds. Reptiles / by S.F. Baird. Fishes / by C. Girard.
Subjects:
United States and Mexican Boundary Survey.
Geology--Southwest, New
Botany--Southwest, New
Zoology--Southwest, New
Discoveries in geography--United States
United States--Boundaries--Mexico
Mexico--Boundaries--United States
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.)
Places:
United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Series:
Ex. doc. (United States. Congress. House) ; 34th Congress, 1st session, no. 135
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
F786 .U45
Repository:
Arnold Arboretum Library (Cambridge), Botany Libraries, Harvard University
Tozzer Library, Harvard University
Widener Library, Harvard University
Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University
Gray Herbarium Library, Botany Libraries, Harvard University
Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
Record ID:
990054698100203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990054698100203941/catalog