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1Title:  To the ends of the earth: four expeditions to the Arctic, the Congo, the Gobi, and Siberia   
 Creator:  Perkins, John, 1948- | American Museum of Natural History 
 Publication:  Pantheon Books, New York, c1981. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  183 p. : ill., maps ; 24 x 31 cm. 
 Subjects:  Discoveries in geography -- American | Explorers -- United States -- Biography

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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2Title:  Big Horn expedition, August 15 to September 30, 1874   
 Creator:  United States Army. Department of the Platte. | Mills, Anson, 1834- 
 Publication:  n.p, 191-?] 
 Notes:  Comprises two letters from Mills to Gen. G.D. Ruggles, Adjutant-General, Dept. Platte, dated Sept. 20 and 29, 1874. 
 Extent:  15 p. fold. map. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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3Title:  To the ends of the earth: four expeditions to the Arctic, the Congo, the Gobi, and Siberia   
 Creator:  Perkins, John, 1948- | American Museum of Natural History 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  183 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 x 31 cm 
 Subjects:  Discoveries in geography -- American | Explorers -- United States -- Biography | (Gift) Edmunds, Elizabeth

 
Collection:  Drexel University 
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4Title:  Report of the explorations in 1873 of the Colorado of the West and its tributaries   
 Creator:  Smithsonian Institution | Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902 
 Publication:  Govt. Print. Off, Washington, 1874. 
 Extent:  36 p. 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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5Title:  Northwestern Indians: letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting a copy of a report of Schoolcraft's expedition among the Northwestern Indians   
 Creator:  Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864 | Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864 | United States War Department. 
 Publication:  s.n, Washington?, 1833?] 
 Notes:  "March 2, 1833. Read, and laid upon the table." 
 Extent:  16 p. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Indians of North America -- Northwest, Old | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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6Title:  Narrative of the United States' expedition to the river Jordan and the Dead Sea   
 Creator:  Lynch, William Francis, 1801-1865 
 Publication:  Lee and Blanchard, Philadelphia, 1850. 
 Extent:  xx, [13]-509 p. front., plates, fold. maps. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Palestine -- Description and travel | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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7Title:  Edward Kern and American expansion   
 Creator:  Hine, Robert V., 1921- 
 Publication:  Yale University Press, New Haven, 1962. 
 Notes:  "Bibliographical essay": p. [163]-174. 
 Extent:  xix, 180 p. illus., ports. 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Kern, Edward Meyer, -- 1823-1863 | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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8Title:  Fremont's fourth expedition: a documentary account of the disaster of 1848-1849, with diaries, letters, and reports by participants in the tragedy   
 Creator:  Hafen, LeRoy R. (LeRoy Reuben), 1893-1985 | Hafen, Ann W. (Ann Woodbury), 1893-1970 
 Publication:  A.H. Clark Co, Glendale, Calif, 1960. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  319 p. illus., ports., maps (1 fold.) facsims. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Frémont, John Charles, -- 1813-1890 | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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9Title:  Report on the proceedings of the United States expedition to Lady Franklin bay, Grinnell land   
 Creator:  International Polar Expedition | Greely, A. W. (Adolphus Washington), 1844-1935 
 Publication:  Govt. Print. Off, Washington, 1888. 
 Notes:  At head of title: International polar expedition. Issued also as House misc. doc. 393, 49th Cong., 1st sess. Running title: The Lady Franklin bay expedition. 
 Extent:  2 v. front., illus., plates, maps (part fold.) charts. 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  Grinnell Land | Lady Franklin Bay | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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10Title:  Frémont and '49: the story of a remarkable career and its relation to the exploration and development of our western territory, especially of California   
 Creator:  Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 
 Publication:  G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, London, 1914. 
 Notes:  Frontispiece and one plate (Monument to General Frémont) accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress. Head and tail pieces. Bibliography: p. 483-502. 
 Extent:  xxiii, 547 p. col. front., plates, fold. maps, ports. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Frémont, John Charles, -- 1813-1890 | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration | California -- History

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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11Title:  Narrative of the United States' expedition to the river Jordan and the Dead Sea   
 Creator:  Lynch, William Francis, 1801-1865 
 Publication:  Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia, 1849. 
 Extent:  xx, 508 p., [30] p. of plates : ill., folded maps ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Palestine -- Description and travel | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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12Title:  Expedition up the Missouri: Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting the information required by a resolution of the House of Representatives of the 1st inst. respecting the movements of the expedition which lately ascended the Missouri River, & c   
 Creator:  United States Commissioners appointed to treat with the Indian tribes beyond the Mississippi. | Atkinson, Henry, 1782-1842 
 Publication:  Printed by Gales & Seaton, Washington DC, 1826. 
 Notes:  Report of Gen. Henry Atkinson, commander of the expedition. 
 Extent:  16 p. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Missouri River Valley -- History | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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13Title:  First, second, and third annual reports of the United States geological survey of the territories for the years 1867, 1868, and 1869, under the Department of the Interior   
 Creator:  Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.) | Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887 
 Publication:  Government Printing Office, Washington, 1873. 
 Notes:  Reprint of the first three of 12 annual reports of the U.S. Geological and geographical survey of the territories made from 1867-1878 by F.V. Hayden, United States geologist. 
 Extent:  261 p. ; 23 cm 
 Subjects:  Geology -- West (U.S.) | Geology -- Colorado | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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14Title:  Ninth annual report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories: embracing Colorado and parts of adjacent territories : being a report of progress of the exploration for the year 1875   
 Creator:  United States Department of the Interior. | Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887 | Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.) 
 Publication:  Government Printing Office, Washington, 1877. 
 Notes:  Includes index. 
 Extent:  vii, 827 p., [77] leaves of plates (25 folded) : ill. (some color), charts, diagrams, graphs, maps ; 23 cm 
 Subjects:  Geology -- Colorado | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration | American bison

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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15Title:  The men and the Mountain: Frémont's fourth expedition   
 Creator:  Brandon, William. 
 Publication:  Morrow, New York, 1955. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliography. 
 Extent:  337 p. illus. 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Frémont, John Charles, -- 1813-1890 | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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16Title:  Report from the Secretary of War: communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, of the 21st February, 1849, a copy of the official journal of Lieutenant Colonel Philip St. George Cooke, from Santa Fé to San Diego   
 Creator:  United States War Department. | Cooke, Philip St. George, 1809-1895 | United States 31st Cong.. Special session, 1849. Senate. 
 Publication:  s.n, S.l, 1849] 
 Notes:  "March 19, 1849.--Read, and ordered to be printed." 
 Extent:  85 p. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Southwest, New -- Description and travel | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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17Title:  The life of Col. John Charles Fremont: and his narrative of explorations and adventures, in Kansas, Nebraska, Oregon and California   
 Creator:  Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 | Smucker, Samuel M. (Samuel Mosheim), 1823-1863 | Smucker, Samuel M. (Samuel Mosheim), 1823-1863 | Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 
 Publication:  Miller, Orton & Mulligan, New York, Auburn, 1856. 
 Notes:  The second part was first published as a document in 1843 under title "A report on an exploration of the country lying between the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains." In 1845 it was reprinted by Congress in "Report of the exploring expeditions to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842, and to Oregon and North California in the years 1843-'44. By Brevet Capt. J.C. Fremont". There have been many abridged unofficial reprints of the latter documents, under different titles. Running title: Col. Fremont's narrative of adventures and explorations. 
 Extent:  493 p. front. (port.) plates. 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration | West (U.S.) -- Description and travel

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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18Title:  Lieutenant Emory reports: a reprint of Lieutenant W.H. Emory's Notes of a military reconnoissance   
 Creator:  United States Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers. | Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887 | United States Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers. 
 Publication:  University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 1968, c1951. 
 Notes:  Printed as "Sen. executive doc. no. 7, 30th Congress, first session," and then republished ... by H. Long and Brother, New York, 1848. The present ed. includes a facsim. of the title page of the Long ed. and the text of that ed. with minor revisions. 
 Extent:  208 p. : facsim., maps ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Southwest, New -- Description and travel | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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19Title:  Down the Colorado   
 Creator:  Stanton, Robert Brewster, 1846-1922 | Smith, Dwight La Vern, 1918- 
 Publication:  University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, [c1965] 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  xxv, 237 p. illus., maps. 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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20Title:  Diary of Almon Harris Thompson, geographer: explorations of the Colorado River of the West and its tributaries, 1871-1875   
 Creator:  Thompson, A. H. (Almon Harris), 1839-1906 | Utah State Historical Society 
 Publication:  Board of Control, Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, 1939. 
 Extent:  140 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill., port. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) | Discoveries in geography -- American | United States -- Discovery and exploration

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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