Book/Printed Material History of the expedition under the command of Captains Lewis and Clark, to the sources of the Missouri, thence across the Rocky Mountains and down the river Columbia to the Pacific Ocean : performed during the years 1804-5-6 by order of the government of the United States

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Title
History of the expedition under the command of Captains Lewis and Clark, to the sources of the Missouri, thence across the Rocky Mountains and down the river Columbia to the Pacific Ocean : performed during the years 1804-5-6 by order of the government of the United States
Contributor Names
Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Clark, William, 1770-1838.
Biddle, Nicholas, 1786-1844.
Allen, Paul, 1775-1826.
Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Published by Bradford and Inskeep and Abm. H. Inskeep, Newyork : J. Maxwell, printer, 1814.
Contents
Appendix (v. 2): Observations and relfections on the present and future state of upper Louisiana, in relation to the government of the Indian nations ... / by captain Lewis -- A summary statement of the rivers, creeks, and most remarkable places, their distances from each other, etc. ... -- Estimate of the western Indians -- Thermometrical observations ... Remarks and reflections.
Subject Headings
-  Lewis and Clark Expedition--(1804-1806)
-  West (U.S.)--Description and travel
-  Missouri River--Description and travel
-  Columbia River--Description and travel
-  West (U.S.)--History--To 1848
-  Lewis, Meriwether,--1774-1809--Travel--West (U.S.)
-  Clark, William,--1770-1838--Travel--West (U.S.)
Notes
-  "Mr. [Nicholas] Biddle's name does not appear ... It is said, however, by Robert T. Conrad, that Mr. Biddle actually wrote the two volumes from Lewis and Clarke's notes"--Appletons, Cycl. of Amer. Biog.
-  Vol. 1: xxviii, 470 p.; v. 2: ix, [1], 522 p., [6] leaves of plates, 1 folded.
-  Sowerby, E.M. Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, 4168
-  Shaw, R.R. American bibliography, 31924
-  "Life of Captain Lewis": v. 1, p. [vii]-xxiii, signed (p. xxiii) Th. Jefferson.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  F592.4 1814 Copy 2 not found. Added copies card missing from the gsl; not in general rare collection or the general collection, where no card was found for it. Not in Toner. he04 2019-09-20
-  Former BIBID4; fixed td12 2018-09-10
-  LAC scc 2019-06-07 no edits (2 card)
Medium
2 v. : maps (engravings) ; 22 cm (8vo)
Call Number/Physical Location
F592.4 1814
F592.4 1814 Copy 3 Forms part of the Jefferson Exhibit Collection. Imperfect: wanting 1 folded plate. Two plates are bound in v. 1 and 3 in v. 2. Has inscriptions: C. Speece; George Washington Miller, his book ... January 10th 1849.
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/mtfrb.01477b
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/mtfrb.01477a
Library of Congress Control Number
rc01001477
Language
English
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Description
"Mr. [Nicholas] Biddle's name does not appear ... It is said, however, by Robert T. Conrad, that Mr. Biddle actually wrote the two volumes from Lewis and Clarke's notes"--Appletons, Cycl. of Amer. Biog. Vol. 1: xxviii, 470 p.; v. 2: ix, [1], 522 p., [6] leaves of plates, 1 folded. Sowerby, E.M. Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, 4168 Shaw, R.R. American bibliography, 31924 "Life of Captain Lewis": v. 1, p. [vii]-xxiii, signed (p. xxiii) Th. Jefferson. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. F592.4 1814 Copy 2 not found. Added copies card missing from the gsl; not in general rare collection or the general collection, where no card was found for it. Not in Toner. he04 2019-09-20 Former BIBID4; fixed td12 2018-09-10 LAC scc 2019-06-07 no edits (2 card)
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Chicago citation style:

Lewis, Meriwether, Thomas Jefferson, William Clark, Nicholas Biddle, Paul Allen, and Joseph Meredith Toner Collection. History of the expedition under the command of Captains Lewis and Clark, to the sources of the Missouri, thence across the Rocky Mountains and down the river Columbia to the Pacific Ocean: performed during the years -5-6 by order of the government of the United States. Philadelphia: Published by Bradford and Inskeep and Abm. H. Inskeep, Newyork: J. Maxwell, printer, 1814. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/rc01001477/.

APA citation style:

Lewis, M., Jefferson, T., Clark, W., Biddle, N., Allen, P. & Joseph Meredith Toner Collection. (1814) History of the expedition under the command of Captains Lewis and Clark, to the sources of the Missouri, thence across the Rocky Mountains and down the river Columbia to the Pacific Ocean: performed during the years -5-6 by order of the government of the United States. Philadelphia: Published by Bradford and Inskeep and Abm. H. Inskeep, Newyork: J. Maxwell, printer. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/rc01001477/.

MLA citation style:

Lewis, Meriwether, et al. History of the expedition under the command of Captains Lewis and Clark, to the sources of the Missouri, thence across the Rocky Mountains and down the river Columbia to the Pacific Ocean: performed during the years -5-6 by order of the government of the United States. Philadelphia: Published by Bradford and Inskeep and Abm. H. Inskeep, Newyork: J. Maxwell, printer, 1814. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/rc01001477/>.

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