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O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, …
Beaver Park Valley.
1889
Exploration Book
Authors O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Beaver Park Valley of Conejos River, Colorado. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. "Reproduced by crayon lithograph from a photograph by O'Sullivan"-- v. 1, p. 87.
O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, …
Lost Lakes, Conejos River, C …
1889
Exploration Book
Authors O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Lost Lakes, head of Conejos River, Colorado, Glacier Peak in the distance. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. "The plate is prepared from a photograph by the late T.H. O'Sullivan ..."--v. 1, p. 87.
Cowles, William A., Wheeler, …
Whitney Peak.
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Cowles, William A., Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Whitney Peak, highest of the Sierra Nevada, near head of Kern River, Cala. Called also Fisherman's Peak. 1875. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. "... taken by Mr. William A. Cowles, September 22, 1875, from the summit of the peak ..."-- v. 1, p. 97.
Wheeler, G.M.
River party, Camp Mohave.
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title The start of the river party from Camp Mohave, Arizona. Explorations of 1871. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. "... sketch from a photograph of the little fleet as it left the ferry dock at Camp Mohave, with officers, soldiers, citizens, and Indians, on the ferry-boat, wharf, and river bank ..."-- v. 1, p. 156.
O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, …
Black Canon, Colorado River.
1889
Exploration Book
Authors O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Black Canon, Colorado River, from Camp 8, looking above. 1871. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. "This is from a photograph by O'Sullivan, taken near the center of Black Canon."-- v. 1, p. 158.
Wheeler, G.M.
Maimun, a Mohave Indian.
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Maimun--a Mohave Indian of the river party. 1871. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Color lithographed view. "A sketch showing Maimum (sic), a young and typical Mohave, in the foreground, is here introduced, as he was one of the characters of the trip."-- v. 1, p. 158.
Wheeler, G.M.
Black Canon, Colorado River.
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Black Canon of the Colorado River, from Mirror Bar. 1871. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. Shows boat, canyon walls, river, etc.
Wheeler, G.M.
Mouth of the Lower Grand Can …
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Mouth of the Lower Grand Canon of the Colorado River. 1871. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Color lithographed view. "Plate No. XX is an illuminated sketch made from a photograph taken in the Grand Canon near its mouth ... The sun breaking through upon the vari-colored sedimentary beds enlivens a contrast of colors that no artist can accurately copy."-- v. 1, p. 163.
Wheeler, G.M.
Grand Canon from Sheavwitz C …
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title View looking south into the Grand Canon of the Colorado, from Sheavwitz Crossing. 1872. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Lithographed view, b&w. " ... shows a projecting rock on the right hand of the sketch called 'Devil's Anvil,' that overhangs the almost perpendicular canon. Part of the southern wall is shown, and also the river-bed. The photographic view was taken at a point a little higher up than Diamond Creek by one of the land parties of 1872."-- v. 1, p. 164.
Wheeler, G.M.
Grand Canon near Kanab Wash.
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Grand Canon of the Colorado River, near mouth of the Kanab Wash, looking east. 1872. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. "... redrawn from a photograph taken in 1872 ... and shows some of the pecularities of the erosion and the number of beds that make up the plateau system at this locality."-- v. 1, p. 168.
Wheeler, G.M.
Grand Canon near Paria Creek …
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Grand Canon of the Colorado, near Paria Creek, looking east. 1872. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. "... gives an illustration of the verticality of the lower or first wall above the bed of the river, as also the carving of its surface at Paria Creek. A part of the summit of an irregular plateau appears in the distance."-- v. 1, p. 168.
O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, …
Colorado River party, Diamon …
1889
Exploration Book
Authors O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Colorado River party reaching mouth of Diamond Creek. 1871. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. "Plate XXIV is a sketch redrawn from a photograph by O'Sullivan ... showing the northern wall of the canon that is here eroded into gentler profiles ... "
Wheeler, G.M.
Horizontal sketch from Talla …
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Horizontal sketch from Tallac Peak, Cal. Occupied Oct. 14, 1876 by Party No. 2, Cal. Section. Inst. No. 160, Wurdemann. Mountain stations. Form 1. Horizontal sketch. (U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. 1889)
Note Black and white map. Relief shown by contours. Covers Tallac Peak, Devils Basin, Fallen Leaf Lake, Cascade Lake, Lake Gilmore, Emerald Bay, parts of Lake Tahoe, and Echo Lake, and surroundings. As pl. XXV in list of plates.
Wheeler, G.M.
Horizon sketch from Tallac P …
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Horizon sketch from Tallac Peak, Cal. Occupied Oct. 14, 1876 by Part No. 2, Cal. Section. Inst. No. 160, Wurdemann. Mountain stations. Form 2. Horizon sketch. (U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. 1889)
Note Lithographed topographical view. Covers Lake Gilmore, Devils Basin and vicinity. "Scale: 1 inch to 4 degrees." As pl. XXVI in list of plates.
Wheeler, G.M.
Main-route, side meanders, t …
1889
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Main-route and side meanders, and topographical stations (Tortolita and Nogal peaks region, New Mexico). Form 3. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1889)
Note Uncolored lithographed map. Relief shown by contours. As pl. XXVII in list of plates.
Wheeler, G.M.
Astronomical observatory, Og …
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Plan and elevation of the astronomical observatory at Ogden, Utah. Erected 1873. Chs. Herman, del. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. The Graphic Co., N.Y. (1877)
Note Sepia tone lithographed architectural plan and front elevation.
Wheeler, G.M.
Apparatus for determining ab …
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Apparatus for determining absolute personal equation. G. Thompson, del. The Graphic Co., N.Y. (1877)
Note Sepia tone lithographed drawing of astronomical observation instruments.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal barometric curves.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal barometric curves. Horary curves Georgetown, Col. ... Colorado Springs, Col. ... Green River, Wyo. Terr. ... Los Angeles, Cal. ... Salt Lake City, Utah ... Santa Fe, New Mexico ... U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1872-1875.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal barometric curves.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal barometric curves. Horary curves Hughes, Col. ... Labran, Col. ... Camp Independence, Cal. ... Cottonwood Springs, Nev. ... Beaver, Utah ... U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal barometric curves.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal barometric curves. Trinidad, Col. Odgen, Utah. Cheyenne, Wyo. Terr. Truxton Springs, Ariz. Pioche, Nev. Ft. Fred Steele, Wyo. Terr. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal barometric curves.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal barometric curves. Prescott, Ariz. Winnemucca, Nev. Gunnison, Utah. Virginia City, Nev. Laramie, Wyo. Terr. Bozeman, Montana. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1874.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal temperature.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal temperature. Georgetown, Col. Salt lake City, Utah. Green River Sta., Wyo. Terr. Santa Fe, New Mex. Los Angeles, Cal. Colorado Springs, Col. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1872-1875.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal temperature.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal temperature. Beaver, Utah. Camp Independence, Cal. Labran, Col. Hughes, Col. Cottonwood Springs, Nev. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal temperature.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal temperature. Trinidad, Col. Prescott, Ariz. Cheyenne, Wyo. Terr. Pioche, Nev. Ogden, Utah. Ft. Steele, Wyo. Terr. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Wheeler, G.M.
Differences, wet, dry bulb t …
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Mean differences, wet and dry bulb thermometers. Georgetown, Col. Salt Lake City, Utah. Green River, Wyo. Santa Fe, N.M. Los Angeles, Cal. Colorado Springs, Col. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1873-1875.
Wheeler, G.M.
Differences, wet, dry bulb t …
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Mean differences, wet and dry bulb thermometers. Beaver, Utah. Camp Independence, Cal. Labran, Col. Hughes, Col. Cottonwood Springs, Nev. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Wheeler, G.M.
Differences, wet, dry bulb t …
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Mean differences, wet and dry bulb thermometers. Trinidad, Col. Prescott, Ariz. Cheyenne, Wyo. Terr. Pioche, Nev. Ogden, Utah. Ft. Steele, Wyo. Terr. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal force of vapor.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal force of vapor. Colorado Springs, Col. Salt Lake City, Utah. Los Angeles, Cal. Santa Fe, New Mex. Georgetown, Col. Green River, Wyo. Terr. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1873-1875.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal force of vapor.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal force of vapor. Beaver, Utah. Cottonwood Springs, Nev. Hughes, Col. Labran, Col. Camp Independence, Cal. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal force of vapor.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal force of vapor. Pioche, Nev. Ft. Steele, Wyo. Terr. Prescott, Ariz. Ogden, Utah. Trinidad, Col. Cheyenne, Wyo. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Wheeler, G.M.
(Diurnal) relative humidity.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title (Diurnal) relative humidity. Georgetown, Col. Los Angeles, Cal. Colorado Springs, Col. Salt Lake City, Utah. Santa Fe, New Mex. Green River, Wyo. Terr. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1872-1875.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal relative humidity.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal relative humidity. Camp Independence, Cal. Cottonwood Springs, Nev. Beaver, Utah. Hughes, Col. Labran, Col. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Wheeler, G.M.
Diurnal relative humidity.
1877
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Diurnal relative humidity. Pioche, Nev. Ft. Steele, Wyo. Terr. Trinidad, Col. Prescott, Ariz. Cheyenne, Wyo. Terr. Ogden, Utah. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1877)
Note Lithographed chart, b&w. Hourly observations taken 1871-1873.
Bell, William, Wheeler, G.M.
Chocolate Butte, Paria Creek …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Bell, William, Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Chocolate Butte, Paria Creek, Arizona (by William Bell. 1875)
Note "Heliotype." Shows two men before the butte.
Bell, William, Wheeler, G.M.
Rain sculpture, Salt Creek C …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Bell, William, Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Rain sculpture, Salt Creek Canon, Utah. (1875)
Note "Heliotype."
Wheeler, G.M.
Marble Canon, Colorado River …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Marble Canon, Colorado River. (1875)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view.
Wheeler, G.M.
Map, hot springs, United Sta …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Map of hot springs localities of the United States, showing their relation to the general structural divisions. (1875)
Note Lithographed map, sepia toned.
Wheeler, G.M.
Lava, Meadow Creek Canyon, N …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Cleavage in lava, Meadow Creek Canyon, Nevada. (1875)
Note "Heliotype."
Wheeler, G.M.
Canon within a canon, Colora …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title A canon within a canon, in basin of the Colorado River. (1875)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view.
Wheeler, G.M.
Grand Canon, Colorado River.
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Grand Canon, Colorado River. (1875)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view.
O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, …
Rock carved by drifting sand …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors O'Sullivan, T. H., Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Rock carved by drifting sand, near mouth of Grand Wash, Utah. (1875)
Note "Heliotype." Includes bottle for size comparison. Large basalt bolders.
Wheeler, G.M.
Pebbles carved by sand, Colo …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Pebbles carved by sand, Colorado River. (1875)
Note "Heliotype."
Wheeler, G.M.
Rock carved by the Colorado.
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Rock carved by the Colorado. (1875)
Note "Heliotype."
Bell, Robert, Wheeler, G.M.
Perched rock, Rocker Creek, …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Bell, Robert, Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Perched rock, Rocker Creek, Arizona. (1875)
Note Sepia tone lithographed view. Shows man near eroded base of large rock.
Wheeler, G.M.
Lava, Lower Sevier, Utah.
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Lava from valley of Lower Sevier, Utah. (1875)
Note "Heliotype."
Wheeler, G.M.
Sketch, Canon San Diego, Ojo …
1875
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Sketch of Canon San Diego, Ojos Calientes & Monument Canon of the Jemez Basin. (with) Plan of ruins. (1875)
Note Lithographed map, sepia toned. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows hot springs, site of ancient ruins, trail, etc.
Wheeler, G.M.
Section along 36th parallel …
1881
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Section along 36th parallel from the Rio Grande to the Canadian Plains. Atlas sheets 69 D and 70 C. Julius Bien, lith. (1881)
Note Lithographed geologic section in 4 segments, sepia toned. Vertical scale not given. Geologic units: Archean, Carboniferous, Jura Trias, Dakota, Colorado, Basalt and Loup Fork.
Wheeler, G.M.
Section along 37th parallel, …
1881
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Section along 37th parallel from the Rio Grande to San Isidro Creek. Atlas sheets 69 B & 70 A. Julius Bien, lith. (1881)
Note Lithographed geologic section in 3 segments, sepia toned. Vertical scale not given. Geologic units: Archean, Carboniferous, Dakota, Colorado, Laramie, Basalt, Traclyte and Conglomerate.
Wheeler, G.M.
III. Carboniferous.
1881
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Carboniferous. J.C. McConnell del. Thos. Sinclair & Son, Lith. (1881)
Note Lithographed drawings of Carboniferous invertebrate fossil species with explanation on facing page. Contents: Myalina permiana -- Orthis resupinoides? -- Naticopsis monilifera -- Conularia crustula -- Pleurotomaria perizomata -- Naticopsis altonensis -- Loxonema rugosa? -- Pleurophorus subcostatus -- Aclis stevensoni -- Murchisonia copei.
Wheeler, G.M.
IV. Carboniferous.
1881
Exploration Book
Authors Wheeler, G.M.
Full Title Carboniferous. J.C. McConnell del. Thos. Sinclair & Son, Lith. (1881)
Note Lithographed drawings of Carboniferous invertebrate fossil species with explanation on facing page. Contents: Bellerophon inspeciosus -- Ptilodyctia triangulata -- Archaeocidaris triplex -- Soleniscus planus -- Soleniscus brevis -- Naticopsis wheeleri -- Rotella verruculifera.
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