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View of the Black Forest Mount Hope and Sierra Prieta. Looking S. W. from Topographical Hill

By 35th PARALLEL / NEW MEXICO / ARIZONA / CALIFORNIA) Slouf, E. after A. H. Campbell (illus)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. Very good condition. From the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR). Lithographed by Sarony & Co. .

$35.00

Second or Sheeprock Canon of Weber River. April 6th at 1 p.m. View Looking East
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Second or Sheeprock Canon of Weber River. April 6th at 1 p.m. View Looking East

By 41st PARALLEL) Schumann, C. from F.W. Egloffstein (illus). R. Hinshelwood (sc.)

U.S. Government. House of Representatives.. 1855.. Engraving, 5 3/4 x 9 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Soft rippling to upper margin, otherwise very good condition. Attractive landscape, documenting the Beckwith Exploration of the 41st Parallel for the U.S. Government "Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route For a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean." .

$50.00

Lost Mountains in the Great Basin
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Lost Mountains in the Great Basin

By CALIFORNIA)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 5 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. Faint scattered foxing (mainly to outer margins), otherwise good condition. Plate IX from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR). .

$35.00

Metamorphic Rocks - Border of the Desert
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Metamorphic Rocks - Border of the Desert

By CALIFORNIA)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. Light scattered foxing, toning to outer edgesotherwise good condition. Plate XIII from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR). .

$35.00

Rio Colorado near the Mojave Villages. View No.111 from the right bank, looking East
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Rio Colorado near the Mojave Villages. View No.111 from the right bank, looking East

By 35th PARALLEL - MOJAVES) Young, J. J. (drawn by) from a sketch by A. H. Campbell

U.S. Government.. Ca. 1860.. Color lithograph, 6 x 8 3/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Mended 3/4 inch tear to lower left edge (just outside of image area), two small pieces of archival tape from previous matting on upper edge of verso (not affecting front image), very light offset at centre of image. An image of Mojave Indians near the Colorado River published in the Topl. Report for the U.S.P.R.R. Exp & Surveys of the 35th Parallel. Lithograph by Sarony, Major & Knapp. .

$35.00

Portion of the Main Mountain Passage. Of the Upper Sacramento or Pitt River. July 20th at 1 p.m. 25  Miles South of Mt. Shasta
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Portion of the Main Mountain Passage. Of the Upper Sacramento or Pitt River. July 20th at 1 p.m. 25 Miles South of Mt. Shasta

By 41st PARALLEL) Schumann, C. from F.W. Egloffstein (illus)

U.S. Government. House of Representatives.. 1855.. Engraving, 6 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Some faint foxing (mainly in outer margins), some 1/8 inch holes along lower edge (affecting small line of text), otherwise very good condition. Attractive landscape with the peak of Mt. Shasta in the distance, documenting the Beckwith Exploration of the 41st Parallel for the U.S. Government "Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route For a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean." .

$65.00

Plain Between Kah-Wee-Ya and Kings Rivers

By CALIFORNIA) Koppel, Chs. (del)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. Light scattered foxing (mainly in outer margins), two small pieces of adhesive tape to upper edge of verso (not affecting image), otherwise good condition. Plate V from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR). Lithographed by A. Hoen & Co. .

$35.00

Great Basin from the Summit of Tejon Pass
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Great Basin from the Summit of Tejon Pass

By CALIFORNIA)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 5 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. Faint scattered foxing, outer edges softly toned, otherwise good condition. Plate V from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR). .

$35.00

Weber Lower Canon. April 5th at 2 p.m. From an Island in Weber River, Valley of Great Salt Lake. Wah-Satch Mountains
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Weber Lower Canon. April 5th at 2 p.m. From an Island in Weber River, Valley of Great Salt Lake. Wah-Satch Mountains

By 41st PARALLEL) Schumann, C. from F.W. Egloffstein (illus)

U.S. Government. House of Representatives.. 1855.. Engraving, 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Soft rippling to upper margin, otherwise very good condition. Attractive landscape, documenting the Beckwith Exploration of the 41st Parallel for the U.S. Government "Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route For a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean." .

$50.00

Crossing of Chowchillas River

By CALIFORNIA)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. Faint scattered foxing, two small pieces of adhesive tape to upper edge of verso (not affecting image), otherwise good condition. Plate III from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR). .

$35.00

Awaiting the Return of Mr. Tinkham
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Awaiting the Return of Mr. Tinkham

By 47th & 49th PARALLELS / MINNESOTA / DAKOTA / MONTANA / IDAHO/ WASHINGTON) Stanley (del)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. Light foxing to outer margins (mainly outside image area), otherwise good condition. Plate XXXII from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR). Lithographed by Sarony, Major & Knapp. .

$35.00

Plain Between the San Joaquin and Kings Rivers
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Plain Between the San Joaquin and Kings Rivers

By CALIFORNIA) Koppel, Chs. (del)

Washington, D.C.. 1856.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 6 1/4 x 9 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Light toning and discoloration in margins, entering the image at upper right (matted it would not be distracting). Plate III from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR) CAL (Senate Document: Reports of Explorations and Surveys to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean.) Lithographed by A. Hoen & Co. .

$45.00

Mojave Indians
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Mojave Indians

By 35th PARALLEL - MOJAVES) Mollhausen, H.B. (illus)

U.S. Government.. Ca. 1860.. Color lithograph, 6 x 8 3/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Extensive foxing to margins just entering the image, which is otherwise clean and bright. An image of three Mojave Indians by German artist Heinrich Balduin Möllhausen published in the Indian Report for the U.S.P.R.R. Exp & Surveys of the 35th Parallel. Lithograph by T. Sinclair. .

$55.00

Saint Paul
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Saint Paul

By MINNESOTA - SAINT PAUL) Stanley, John M. (illus)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted (3 color) lithograph, image approx. 6 x 9 inches on sheet 8 3/4 x 11 inches. Overall light foxing, dampstain in upper left margin just affecting image area, a few marks at right of image. This is a charming bird's eye view of what was then a small frontier town on the banks of the Mississippi River. Plate I from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR) - 47th and 49th Parallels. Lithographed by Sarony, Major & Knapp. These views from the Pacific Railroad survey were printed in 2 or 3 colors and most have a small pinhole at center of the lower border for registration of the colors. .

$65.00

Camp Scene in the Mojave Valley of Rio Colorado

By 35th PARALLEL / NEW MEXICO / ARIZONA / CALIFORNIA) Tidball, Lt. J. C. (illus)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. A few faint damp stains to outer edges (outside image area), very good condition. From the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR). Lithographed by T. Sinclair. .

$35.00

Fort Union and Distribution of Goods to the Assinniboines
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Fort Union and Distribution of Goods to the Assinniboines

By NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS - NORTH DATOKA) Stanly (illus)

Washington, D.C.. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 6 x 9 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Good condition with some soiling (mainly in outer margins). Plate XVI from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR) - 47th and 49th Parallels. Lithographed by Sarony, Major & Knapp. These views from the Pacific Railroad survey were printed in 2 or 3 colors and most have a small pinhole at center of the lower border for registration of the colors. Printed in brown and gray tones. .

$65.00

Crossing the Hellgate River May 5th 1854
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Crossing the Hellgate River May 5th 1854

By NORTHWEST - MONTANA / IDAHO) Sohon, G. (illus)

Washington, D.C.. Ca. 1860.. Tinted lithograph, image approximately 6 x 9 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Light soiling in outer margins (mainly outside image area), otherwise good clean condition. Plate LX from the Report of the United States Pacific Railroad Expedition and Surveys (USPRR) - 47th and 49th Parallels. Lithographed by J.Bien. .

$35.00

Round Prairie from Head of the Same. April 21st at 10 a.m. Timpanogos River Entering Round Prairie. Timpanogos Canon
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Round Prairie from Head of the Same. April 21st at 10 a.m. Timpanogos River Entering Round Prairie. Timpanogos Canon

By UTAH - 41st PARALLEL) Schumann, C. from F.W. Egloffstein (illus). S. V. Hunt (sc.)

U.S. Government. House of Representatives.. 1855.. Engraving, 5 x 9 1/2 inches on sheet 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. Slightest rippling to paper, otherwise very good condition. From the Beckwith Exploration of the 41st Parallel for the U.S. Government "Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route For a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean." .

$40.00