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Title Page: Geographical memoir upon Upper California. Fremont, J.C. 1848

Title Page: Geographical memoir upon Upper California. / Fremont, J.C. / 1848
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Full Title: (Title Page to) Geographical Memoir upon Upper California In Illustration of His Map of Oregon and California, by John Charles Fremont: Addressed to the Senate of the United States. Washington: Wendell and Van Benthuysen, Printers. 1848. [Senate.] 30th Congress, 1st Session. Miscellaneous. No. 148.

Author: Fremont, J.C.

Date: 1848

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Full David Rumsey Map Collection Catalog Record:

Author: Fremont, J.C.

Date: 1848

Short Title: Title Page: Geographical memoir upon Upper California.

Publisher: Washington: Wendell and Van Benthuysen

Type: Title Page

Object Height cm: 23

Object Width cm: 16

Reference: WC 150; Wheat 559.

State / Province: California ; Oregon

Full Title: (Title Page to) Geographical Memoir upon Upper California In Illustration of His Map of Oregon and California, by John Charles Fremont: Addressed to the Senate of the United States. Washington: Wendell and Van Benthuysen, Printers. 1848. [Senate.] 30th Congress, 1st Session. Miscellaneous. No. 148.

List No: 1857A

Series No: 1

Engraver or Printer: Preuss, Charles

Published In: Geographical Memoir upon Upper California In Illustration of His Map of Oregon and California, by John Charles Fremont: Addressed to the Senate of the United States. Washington: Wendell and Van Benthuysen, Printers. 1848. [Senate.] 30th Congress, 1st Session. Miscellaneous. No. 148.

Publication Author: Fremont, J.C.

Publication Date: 1848

Publication Reference: WC 150; Wheat 559.

Publication Note: The map for the first time filled in the details of the Great Basin. Charles Preuss drew the map. A smaller version of the map appears in President Polk's Message of 1849 (see our copy). Report rebound with cloth covered boards and title on spine.

Publication List No: 1857.000

Publication Type: Exploration Book

Publication Maps: 1

Publication Height cm: 23

Publication Width cm: 16

Image No: 1857A

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