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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
Former owner
Subject
Language
eng
Citation location within source
6429
Citation source
Flake, C.J. Mormon bib.
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
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
  • Includes index
  • First edition
  • 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 published later (Meadville, Pa, 1895) under title: Canyons of the Colorado, by J. W. Powell
  • Expedition under the direction of John Wesley Powell
  • Some chapters written by A. H. Thompson, Elliott Coues and G. Brown Goode
  • Some copies have a folded map and profile bound in; some in a pocket, some without
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
[2] leaves, xi, 291 p., 80 leaves of plates
Lccn
01006671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Americana/ Rare copy: "James E. Talmage, Provo City, Utah Oct. 22, 1881." Includes his bookplate.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG89-B15161
  • (OCoLC)ocn135126827
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
  • Includes index
  • First edition
  • 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 published later (Meadville, Pa, 1895) under title: Canyons of the Colorado, by J. W. Powell
  • Expedition under the direction of John Wesley Powell
  • Some chapters written by A. H. Thompson, Elliott Coues and G. Brown Goode
  • Some copies have a folded map and profile bound in; some in a pocket, some without
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
[2] leaves, xi, 291 p., 80 leaves of plates
Lccn
01006671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Americana/ Rare copy: "James E. Talmage, Provo City, Utah Oct. 22, 1881." Includes his bookplate.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG89-B15161
  • (OCoLC)ocn135126827

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