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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, (electronic 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, (electronic resource.)

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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
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC/ICU
LC call number
F788
LC item number
.S65
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Smithsonian Institution
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  • 1834-1902
  • 1839-1906
  • 1842-1899
  • 1851-1896
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  • Powell, John Wesley
  • Thompson, A. H.
  • Coues, Elliott
  • Goode, G. Brown
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  • Powell, John Wesley
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
  • West (U.S.)
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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, (electronic resource.)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Map and profile in pocket
  • J.W. Powell in charge
  • 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 pub. later (Meadville, Pa., 1895) under title: Canyons of the Colorado, by J.W. Powell ..
Contents
  • pt. 1. History of the explorations of the cañons of the Colorado [May 24-Sept. 20, 1869] Report on a trip to the mouth of the Dirty Devil River [May 27-July 11, 1872] by A.H. Thompson.--pt. 2. On the physical features of the valley of the Colorado.--pt. 3. Zoology: Abstracts of results of a study of the genera Geomys and Thomomys, by Elliott Coues. Addendum A. The cranial and dental characters of Geomydæ, by Elliott Coues. Addendum B. Notes on the salamander of Florida (Geomys Tueza) by G.B. Goode
  • pt. 1. History of the explorations of the cañons of the Colorado [May 24-Sept. 20, 1869] Report on a trip to the mouth of the Dirty Devil River [May 27-July 11, 1872] by A.H. Thompson.--pt. 2. On the physical features of the valley of the Colorado.--pt. 3. Zoology: Abstracts of results of a study of the genera Geomys and Thomomys, by Elliott Coues. Addendum A. The cranial and dental characters of Geomydæ, by Elliott Coues. Addendum B. Notes on the salamander of Florida (Geomys Tueza) by G.B. Goode
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OCM1bookssj0001260300
Dimensions
30 cm.
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unknown
Extent
2 p.l., xi, 291 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Lccn
01006671
Other physical details
front., plates, fold. map, fold. profile.
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remote
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(WaSeSS)ssj0001260300
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, (electronic resource.)
Publication
Note
  • Map and profile in pocket
  • J.W. Powell in charge
  • 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 pub. later (Meadville, Pa., 1895) under title: Canyons of the Colorado, by J.W. Powell ..
Contents
  • pt. 1. History of the explorations of the cañons of the Colorado [May 24-Sept. 20, 1869] Report on a trip to the mouth of the Dirty Devil River [May 27-July 11, 1872] by A.H. Thompson.--pt. 2. On the physical features of the valley of the Colorado.--pt. 3. Zoology: Abstracts of results of a study of the genera Geomys and Thomomys, by Elliott Coues. Addendum A. The cranial and dental characters of Geomydæ, by Elliott Coues. Addendum B. Notes on the salamander of Florida (Geomys Tueza) by G.B. Goode
  • pt. 1. History of the explorations of the cañons of the Colorado [May 24-Sept. 20, 1869] Report on a trip to the mouth of the Dirty Devil River [May 27-July 11, 1872] by A.H. Thompson.--pt. 2. On the physical features of the valley of the Colorado.--pt. 3. Zoology: Abstracts of results of a study of the genera Geomys and Thomomys, by Elliott Coues. Addendum A. The cranial and dental characters of Geomydæ, by Elliott Coues. Addendum B. Notes on the salamander of Florida (Geomys Tueza) by G.B. Goode
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001260300
Dimensions
30 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
2 p.l., xi, 291 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Lccn
01006671
Other physical details
front., plates, fold. map, fold. profile.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001260300

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