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Title
Maps and descriptions of routes of exploration in Alaska in 1898 :  with general information concerning the territory  
Department of the Interior, United States Geological Survey, Charles D. Walcott, director
Name/Creator
Geological Survey (U.S.), creator
Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927
Spurr, Josiah Edward, 1870-1950
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:2016857 
Location
Networked Resource

Widener
Place of Origin
Washington, D.C
Publisher
Printed in the Engraving and Printing Division of the U.S. Geological Survey
Language
English
Description
138 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print

Maps
Subject
Geology -- Alaska ;  Alaska -- Description and travel ;  Alaska -- Maps ;  Alaska -- Discovery and exploration

Category
Geology

Arctic regions

Note
"Prepared in accordance with Public Resolution no. 25 of the Fifty-fifth Congress, Third Session, approved March 1, 1899."

"Ten maps in accompanying envelope."

"The present report ... has been written by the several geologists and topographers of the expeditions, and the whole has been edited by Mr. Spurr"--P. 13.

Issued also as 55th Cong., 3d sess. Senate. Doc. no. 172

Includes bibliographical references.