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Notes of a military reconnaissance from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California, including parts of the Arkansas, Del Norte, and Gila Rivers / By Lieut. Col. W.H. Emory. Made in 1846-7, with the advanced guard of the "Army of the West".

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Washington : Wendell and Van Benthuysen, printers, 1848.

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614 pages : illustrations, plates, folded maps ; (8vo)


Page 454 incorrectly numbered 754
Published also, without the reports of J. W. Albert and P. St. G. Cooke, and the journal of A. R. Johnson, as Senate Ex. doc. 7, 30th Congress, 1st session
"Report of Lieut. J. W. Abert, of his examination of New Mexico, in the years 1846-'47 [including Notes on the minerals and fossils ... by J. W. Bailey]": p. [417]-548
"Report of Lieut. Col. P. St. George Cooke of his march from Santa Fe, New Mexico, to San Diego, Upper California": p. [549-563]
"Journal of Captain A. R. Johnston, First dragoons": p. [565]-614.


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