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George M. Wheeler scrapbook : and related material.
BANC MSS P-W 32; BANC MSS P-W 32 microfilm; BANC MSS P-W 32 v. 2
Collection Overview

Title:

George M. Wheeler scrapbook: and related material

Creator/Contributor:

Wheeler, George M. (George Montague), 1842-1905, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Adams, Samuel R., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Loew, Oscar.

Creator/Contributor:

Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935

Abstract:

Pasted clippings, 1871-1886, pertaining to Wheeler's explorations and "Surveys West of the 100th Meridian," including letters written from the field by various members of his parties. A few relate to the Hayden Survey; 11 letters written by Samuel R. Adams are clipped from the (Washington) Daily Chronicle, 1872. Also included is an initialed presentation copy of Oscar Loew's "The Moquis Indians of Arizona," from Popular Science Monthly, 1874. Accompanying the scrapbook are a letter from Wheeler to H.H. Bancroft, 1887, enclosing proofsheets of "Geographical Results," and two letters by Frederick S. Dellenbaugh to Edward Eberstadt, 1922, concerning the scrapbook and the Adams letters it contains.

Subject:

Eberstadt, Edward -- 1883-1958 -- Correspondent.
Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
Washington Daily Chronicle
Popular science monthly
United States -- Discovery and exploration

Note:

Also available on microfilm.

Type:

Scrapbooks.
Clippings.

Physical Description:

78 p. ; 28 cm.
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 665:15) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-W 32
BANC MSS P-W 32 microfilm
BANC MSS P-W 32 v. 2

Origin:

United States