Western America in 1846-1847;
the original travel diary of Lieutenant J. W. Abert, who mapped New Mexico for the United States Army.
With illus. in color from his sketchbook. Edited by John Galvin.
|Main Creator:||Abert, J. W. (James William), 1820-1897.|
|Published / Created:||
[San Francisco] J. Howell, 1966.
"A version of Abert's diary of 1846-47 was published as a Congressional document in 1848 [Senate Executive document no. 23 (30th Congress, 1st session) under title: Report of the Secretary of War, communicating, in answer to a resolution of the Senate, a report and map of the examination of New Mexico, made by Lieutenant J. W. Abert, of the Topographical Corps]"
Bibliography: p. 111-112.
Physical description: 116 p. illus. (part col.), maps (2 fold., 1 col.) 36 cm.
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