Carl I. Wheat 1540-1861 Mapping Trans Mississippi West
Title: Mapping the Trans Mississippi West Author: Carl I. Wheat Place: San Francisco Publisher: The Institute of Historical Cartography, Date: 1957-1960 Description: 1957-1960: Volume 1, 2, 3 & 4. First edition. Limited to 1000 copies. Hardcover. Each volume bound linen cloth, with spine gilt lettering. Facsimile of hundreds of maps. v. 1. The Spanish entrada to the Louisiana Purchase, 1540-1804. v. 2. From Lewis and Clark to Fremont, 1804-1845. v. 3. From the Mexican War to the Boundary Surveys, 1846-1854. v. 4. From the Pacific Railroad Surveys to the onset of the Civil War, 1855-1860. Condition: Very good condition.