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4 edition of Western America in 1846-1847 found in the catalog.

Western America in 1846-1847

James William Abert

Western America in 1846-1847

the original travel diary of Lieutenant J. W. Abert, who mapped New Mexico for the United States Army.

by James William Abert

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Published by J. Howell in [San Francisco] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Mexico,
  • Southwest, New,
  • New Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Abert, J. W. 1820-1897 -- Diaries.,
    • Indians of North America -- New Mexico.,
    • New Mexico -- Description and travel.,
    • Southwest, New -- Discovery and exploration.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith illus. in color from his sketchbook. Edited by John Galvin.
      ContributionsGalvin, John R., 1929- ed., United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF800 .A6 1966
      The Physical Object
      Pagination116 p.
      Number of Pages116
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5953793M
      LC Control Number65027416

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      Sublette," The Colorado Magazine September : Laycock, George. North Carolina was representative. Santa Anna convinced Polk that, if allowed to return to Mexico, he would end the war on terms favorable to the United States. See Battle of the Spurs.

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Western America in 1846-1847 book

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