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Collection Title: Oregon Territory Map

Collection Number: M 175 unprocessed

Inclusive Dates: 1841

Volume: 1 item

Given By: Unknown.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Map dated 1841 of the Oregon Territory made by the U.S. Exploring Expedition commanded by Charles Wilkes.


Copies of publications by Commander Charles Wilks are available in the Cook Library:

Synopsis of the Cruise of the U.S. Exploring Expedition, During the Years 1838, '39, '40, '41 & '42: Delivered Before the National Institute, by its Commander, Charles Wilkes, Esq., on the Twentieth of June 1842; to Which is Added a List of Officers and Scientific Corps Attached to the Expedition [microform] (Washington: P. Force, 1842), call number Z1236 .L5 and Z1236 .L5 LAC 40087.

Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition: During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842; with Illustrations and Maps, in Five Volumes [microform] (Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1845), call number Z1236 .L5 and Z1236 .L5 LAC 20926-29.

Autobiography of Rear Admiral Charles Wilkes, U.S. Navy, 1798-1877, editors, William James Morgan ... [et al.] (Washington: Naval History Division, Dept. of the Navy, 1978), call number E182 .W56 1978.

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