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Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah : including a reconnaissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains
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AuthorUnited States Army, Corps of Topographical Engineers;Stansbury, Howard;Baird, Spencer Fullerton;Girard, Charles Fr??d??ric;Haldeman, Samuel Stehman;Torrey, John;Hall, James
TitleExploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah : including a reconnaissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains
Pub Year1853
KeywordsGreat Salt Lake (Utah)
Natural history
Utah
West (U.S.)
Description and travel
United States
Discovery and exploration
AbstractThis book documents the exploration of the Salt Lake Valley in Utah, and survey information gathered for the United States War Department. Chapters include topics such as the Sioux Indians, the absence of timber in the area surrounding Salt Lake, Mormons and their rumored opposition to the expedition, and warm and cold springs in the Salt Lake Valley. Also included within this text is reconnaisance information on new routes through the Rocky Montains to make easier access to the Salt Lake area. Several maps and illustrations are found within this book.
PublisherR. Armstrong, Public Printer
Place of PublicationWashington
Electronic Locationhttp://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=_trE93j6xzcC&oi=fnd&pg=PA13&dq=%22Stansbury%22+%22Exploration+and+Survey+of+the+Valley+of+the+Great+Salt+...%22+&ots=TdN70cqifr&sig=9fPh8KpI_7zjGlP-gOmoexLmEFw
Local Call NumberF 826 U559
Resource TypeBook
TypeText
CollectionDr. Thomas J. Khattar Collection
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