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Title
View of the valley of the Mississippi, or, The emigrant's and traveller's guide to the West :  containing a general description of that entire country, and also, notices of the soil, productions, rivers, and other channels of intercourse and trade, and likewise of the cities and towns, progress of education, &c. of each state and territory  
View of the valley of the Mississippi
Emigrant's and traveller's guide to the West
Valley of the Mississippi
Name/Creator
Baird, Robert, 1798-1863, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:777608 
Location
Networked Resource

Widener

Microforms (Lamont)
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
H.S. Tanner
Language
English
Description
xii, 341, 10 p., [23] leaves of plates (some folded) : maps ; 19 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
F353 .B16
Subject
Mississippi River Valley -- Description and travel

Category
Form & Genre

handbooks

Regions of the U.S. -- The South & Puerto Rico

Mississippi (state & river)

Note
Introduction, p. [iii]-ix, dated and signed: Philadelphia, September 1832. R. B.

Though today generally attributed to Robert Baird, this work has also been attributed to Richard, or Robert Bache.

"A list of maps, charts, and geographical works, recently published and for sale by H.S. Tanner, geographer & map publisher": p. [1]-10 at end.
Other Title
  Western Americana, frontier history of the trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 reel 19, no. 297
Other Title