Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey :made under the direction of the secretary of the Interior
Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound.
Report on the U. States and Mexican boundary
Report on the United States and Mexican boundary
United States and Mexican boundary survey
34th Cong., 1st sess. House. Ex doc. 135
Ex. doc. (United States. Congress. House) ; 34th Congress, 1st session, no. 135.
United States. Department of the Interior,
, commissioning body
United States. Department of the Interior.
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Conrad, T. A. (Timothy Abbott), 1803-1877
Wendell, Cornelius, 1813-1870
, publisher, printer
Emory, William H. 1811-1887
Smillie, James David, 1833-1909
Englemann, George, 1809-1884
Girard, Charles, 1822-1895
Engelmann, George, 1809-1884
Hall, James, 1811-1898
Parry, C. C. (Charles Christopher), 1823-1890
Michler, N. (Nathaniel), 1827-1881
Schott, Arthur, 1814-1875
Torrey, John, 1796-1873
United States. Department of the Interior. Office of the Secretary,
, commissioning body
Washington :C. Wendell, printer,1857-59.
Profusely illustrated with engravings, wood engravings, and lithographs.
Volume 1 has frontispiece drawn by Arthur Schott and engraved by James D. Smillie.
Also issued as: Senate executive document (United States. Congress. Senate) ; 34th Congress, 1st session, no. 108 (with imprint: Washington : A.O.P. Nicholson, printer, 1857-1859).
Contents: v. 1, part 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 on Dec. 30, 1853 -- | From the 111th meridian of longitude to the Pacific Ocean -- | Report of Lieutenant Michler -- | Astronomical and geodetic work -- | Meteorology -- | v. 1, part 2. | Geological reports of Dr. C.C. Parry and assistant Arthur Schott -- | Notes by W.H. Emory -- | Palaeontology and geology of the boundary / | by James Hall -- | Description of cretaceous and tertiary fossils / | by T.A. Conrad -- | v. 2, part 1. | Botany of the boundary. | Introduction / | by C.C. Parry -- Botany / | by John Torrey -- | Cactacea / | by George Engelmann -- | v. 2, part 2. | Zoology of the boundary. | Mammals / | by S.F. Baird -- | Birds / | by S.F. Baird -- | Reptiles / | by S.F. Baird -- | Fishes / | by C. Girard.
Wagner-Camp (4th ed.), | 291, 1859
Howes, W. U.S.iana (2nd ed.), | E146
Discoveries in geography
Discovery and exploration
Mexican-American Border Region
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.)
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