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The Resource Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana in the year 1852, by Randolph B. Marcy ; assisted by George B. McClellan

Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana in the year 1852, by Randolph B. Marcy ; assisted by George B. McClellan

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Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana in the year 1852
Title
Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana in the year 1852
Statement of responsibility
by Randolph B. Marcy ; assisted by George B. McClellan
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
917.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Document / 33d Congress, 1st session House
Label
Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana in the year 1852, by Randolph B. Marcy ; assisted by George B. McClellan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Report submitted by Secretary of War Jeffn. Davis, November 8, 1853
Contents
Appendix A. Meteorology observations -- Appendix B. Tables of courses and distances -- Appendix C. Mineralogy: Report on the minerals collected / C.U. Shepard -- Appendix D. Geology: Notes upon the specimens of rocks and minerals / Edward Hitchcock. Remarks upon the general geology of the country traversed / by George G. Shumard -- Appendix E. Palaeontology: Description of the species of Carboniferous and Cretaceous fossils / by B.F. Shumard -- Appendix F. Zoology: Mammals / by R.B. Marcy. Reptiles / by S.F. Baird and C. Girard. Fishes / by S.F. Baird and C. Girard. Shells / by C.B. Adams and G.G. Shumard. Orthopterous insects, arachnidians, myriapods / by C. Girard -- Appendix G. Botany: Description of the plants collected during the expedition / by John Torrey -- Appendix H. Ethnology: Vocabulary of the Comanches and Wichitas / by R.B. Marcy, with some general remarks by W.W. Turner
Control code
997283
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 286 p., [65] leaves of plates (1 fold.)
Lccn
gs 06001270
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): From the library of Campbell W. Pennington, gift of Campbell W. Pennington, 1990 (SW Writers Access. No. 90-088).
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana in the year 1852, by Randolph B. Marcy ; assisted by George B. McClellan
Publication
Note
Report submitted by Secretary of War Jeffn. Davis, November 8, 1853
Contents
Appendix A. Meteorology observations -- Appendix B. Tables of courses and distances -- Appendix C. Mineralogy: Report on the minerals collected / C.U. Shepard -- Appendix D. Geology: Notes upon the specimens of rocks and minerals / Edward Hitchcock. Remarks upon the general geology of the country traversed / by George G. Shumard -- Appendix E. Palaeontology: Description of the species of Carboniferous and Cretaceous fossils / by B.F. Shumard -- Appendix F. Zoology: Mammals / by R.B. Marcy. Reptiles / by S.F. Baird and C. Girard. Fishes / by S.F. Baird and C. Girard. Shells / by C.B. Adams and G.G. Shumard. Orthopterous insects, arachnidians, myriapods / by C. Girard -- Appendix G. Botany: Description of the plants collected during the expedition / by John Torrey -- Appendix H. Ethnology: Vocabulary of the Comanches and Wichitas / by R.B. Marcy, with some general remarks by W.W. Turner
Control code
997283
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 286 p., [65] leaves of plates (1 fold.)
Lccn
gs 06001270
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): From the library of Campbell W. Pennington, gift of Campbell W. Pennington, 1990 (SW Writers Access. No. 90-088).
Other physical details
ill., maps

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