Lot 352 of 455:
Route from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fe, New Mexico 1850  

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Title:
Report from the Secretary of War, Communicating, in Compliance with a Resolution of the Senate, the Report and Map of the Route from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fe, New Mexico, Made by Lieutenant Simpson
Author:
Simpson, James H.
Place:
[Washington D.C.]
Publisher:
Government Printing Office
Date:
1850
Description:

25 pp. 3 folding maps at rear. 22.5x14 cm (9x5½"), bound in modern blue calf, morocco spine strip. 

Senate, 31st Congress, 1st Session, Doc. No. 12, 1850. A descriptive account of the route pursued by US troops from Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Santa Fe, New Mexico via the south side of the Canadian river in 1849, while escorting a party of Californian emigrants. Howes S-500; WCB 192; Graff 3790; Meisel III, p. 113; MTW 640.

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Condition:
Light toning to page edges, maps with some irregular folds and scattered foxing; very good.
 
Item number:
305268
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