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Report of the exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 :
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Title

Report of the exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 : and to Oregon and north California in the years 1843-44

By

Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890

Hall, James, 1811-1898
Torrey, John, 1796-1873
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.

Type

Book

Material

Published material

Publication info

Washington :Blair and Rives, Printers,1845.

Notes

The Astronomical and Meteorological observations of the 1842 expedition, which form p. 585-693 of the Senate edition (Senate ex. doc. 174) are not included in this.

Contents: A report on an exploration of the country lying between the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains, on the line of the Kansas and Great Platte Rivers.--Catalogue of plants ... By John Torrey.--Astronomical observations (p. 99-101).--A report of the exploring expedition to Oregon and north California.--Table of distances along the road travelled by the expedition in 1842 and 1844.--Appendix. A. Geological formations, by James Hall. B. Organic remains, by James Hall. C. Notes concerning the plants collected in the second expedition, by John Torrey.--Astronomical observations made during the expedition of 1843-'44.--Meteorological observations, 1843-'44.

Subjects

American , Astronomy , Botany , California , Description and travel , Discoveries in geography , Discovery and exploration , Geology , Meteorology , Observations , Oregon Territory , Pacific States , Paleontology , Rocky Mountains , United States , West (U.S.)

Call Number

F592 .F83

Classification

917.8

Language

English

Identifiers

LCCN: rc 01001834
OCLC: 6113786

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.51753

 

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