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Annual Report upon the geographical explorations and surveys west of the one hundredth meridian, in California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, and Montana: Being Appendix FF of the Annual Report of the Chief of Engineers for 1874

I [G.M. Wheeler] have the honor to submit the following annual report upon geographical explorations and surveys west of the one hundredth meridian, in California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, and Montana for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1874. Toward the close of the last fiscal year, the expedition of 1873 had taken the field in three separate divisions from Salt Lake
Authors
George Montague Wheeler

Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories: No. 2, first Series

Now that two numbers of the Bulletin have been issued by the Survey, a word of explanation as to the object of its publication seems to be necessary. The vast amount of new material in all departments of natural history collected in the West under the auspices of the Survey, and in some instance demanding prompt publication, suggested the present form, in order that this new matter might not be to
Authors
Edward D. Cope, Leo Lesquereux, Cyrus Thomas

Catalogue of plants collected in the years 1871, 1872, and 1873, with description of new species

No abstract available.
Authors
George Montague Wheeler, Sereno Watson

Catalogue of the publications of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories

No abstract available.
Authors
Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden

Descriptive catalogue of the photographs of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories for the years 1869 to 1873: Miscellaneous Publications - No. 5

Miscellaneous Publications of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories is comprised of No. 1-12, some with multiple editions.  A 1st and 2nd edition of No. 5 were published in 1874 and 1875 respectively.  Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden is the United States geologist in charge of this series.  List of publications, with contents of each, and author and subject index may b
Authors
Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden, William Henry Jackson

No. 3: Birds of the Northwest: A hand-book of the ornithology of the region drained by the Missouri River and its tributaries

No abstract available.
Authors
Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden, Elliott Coues

No. 4: Synopsis of the flora of Colorado

No abstract available.
Authors
Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden, Thomas C. Porter, John M. Coulter

No. 6: Meteorological observations made during the year 1873 and the early part of the year 1874 in Colorado and Montana Territories

No abstract available.
Authors
Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden, George B. Chittenden

On the Plagopterinae and the ichthyology of Utah

No abstract available.
Authors
Edward D. Cope, George Montague Wheeler

Preliminary report upon invertebrate fossils collected by the expeditions of 1871, 1872, and 1873, with descriptions of new species

No abstract available.
Authors
George Montague Wheeler, Charles A. White