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Title
James's Account of S. H. Long's expedition, 1819-1820.
Other Title
Account of an expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains, performed in the years 1819, 1820
Expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains
Contributor Names
James, Edwin, 1797-1861.
Long, Stephen Harriman, 1784-1864.
Say, Thomas, 1787-1834.
United States. War Department.
Thwaites, Reuben Gold, 1853-1913.
Created / Published
Cleveland, Ohio : The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1905.
Subject Headings
-  West (U.S.)--Description and travel
-  Rocky Mountains--Discovery and exploration
-  Ohio River--Description and travel
-  Indians of North America--West (U.S.)
-  Indians of North America--Languages--Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
-  Stephen H. Long Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, 1819-1820
Notes
-  "Preliminary notice reprinted from ... Philadelphia edition, 1823. Text reprinted from ... London edition, 1823."--v. 14, p. [29].
-  "Calculations of observations by Long and Swift reprinted from ... Philadelphia edition, 1823; Vocabularies of Indian languages, by Say, reprinted from ... Philadelphia edition, 1823."--v. 17, p. [9].
-  Includes facsimile of t.-p. of 1823 London edition with title: Account of an expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains, performed in the years 1819, 1820. By order of the Hon. J. C. Calhoun, Secretary of War, under the command of Maj. S. H. Long of the U.S. Top. Engineers. Compiled from the notes of Major Long, Mr. T. Say, and other gentlemen of the party.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
4 v. : 9 plates, folded facsimiles, folded diagrams ; 25 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
F592 .T54 vol. 14, etc.
Source Collection
Early western travels, 1748-1846. v. 14-17
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/lhbtn.th014_0027
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/lhbtn.th015_0009
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/lhbtn.th016_0009
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/lhbtn.th017_0009
Library of Congress Control Number
05026896
Language
English
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Description
"Preliminary notice reprinted from ... Philadelphia edition, 1823. Text reprinted from ... London edition, 1823."--v. 14, p. [29]. "Calculations of observations by Long and Swift reprinted from ... Philadelphia edition, 1823; Vocabularies of Indian languages, by Say, reprinted from ... Philadelphia edition, 1823."--v. 17, p. [9]. Includes facsimile of t.-p. of 1823 London edition with title: Account of an expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains, performed in the years 1819, 1820. By order of the Hon. J. C. Calhoun, Secretary of War, under the command of Maj. S. H. Long of the U.S. Top. Engineers. Compiled from the notes of Major Long, Mr. T. Say, and other gentlemen of the party. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
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Chicago citation style:

James, Edwin, Stephen Harriman Long, Thomas Say, United States War Department, and Reuben Gold Thwaites. James's Account of S. H. Long's expedition, -1820. Cleveland, Ohio: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1905. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/05026896/.

APA citation style:

James, E., Long, S. H., Say, T., United States War Department & Thwaites, R. G. (1905) James's Account of S. H. Long's expedition, -1820. Cleveland, Ohio: The Arthur H. Clark Company. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/05026896/.

MLA citation style:

James, Edwin, et al. James's Account of S. H. Long's expedition, -1820. Cleveland, Ohio: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1905. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/05026896/>.