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Report Of The Survey Of The North And Northwest Lakes. Being Part Of The Report Of The Chief Topographical Engineer Accompanying Annual Report Of The Secretary Of War, 1860 by George G Meade

Report Of The Survey Of The North And Northwest Lakes. Being Part Of The Report Of The Chief Topographical Engineer Accompanying Annual Report Of The Secretary Of War, 1860

by George G Meade

Publication: Daily Free Press Steam Printing House, 1861, Detroit

8 vo., [3] 190 pages [3] plus 6 folding maps and profiles, original black leather boards. table 1 - 20, appendix 1 - 7. Discusses operations in the office and in the field to include projection of off-shore hydrography, shore-line topography and hydrography, geodetic computations, reduction of meteorological observations, astronomical observations, reduction of water level observations, etc. Summary of year's work with estimate of funds required for the continuation of this work being $125,371.15. Boards chipped and worn, spine chipped and loose with front board loose but attached, spine interior clean and uncut, stamp of the Northern Pacific Ry Co. Library on free front fly leaf.

Inventory Number: 34984

$495.00