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Captain J. Allen's Expedition by Captain J. Allen

Captain J. Allen's Expedition

by Captain J. Allen

Publication: Government Printing Office, 1846, Washington

First Edition. Disbound. 18pp. Letter From The Secretary Of War, Transmitting The Report, Journal, and Map of Captain J. Allen, of the First Regiment of Dragoons, of his Expedition to the Heads of the Rivers Des Moines, Blue Earth, etc. in the Northwest. An interesting report of an early military exploration of northern Iowa Territory, including the southern part of today's Minnesota. this report is issued for the 29th Congress, 1st Session, House Document No. 168, Serial 485. As noted in Graff 41:"The map mentioned on page [1] was not issued." Near Fine.

Inventory Number: 47313

$100.00