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Title Map of the route pursued in 1849 by the U.S. troops... in an expedition against the Navajos Indians
Author Simpson, James Hervey (1813-1883)
Date 1849
Document Type Map
Names Washington, JNO M; Simpson, J H; Abert, J J; Kern, Edward M
Region New Mexico
Places Santa Fe
Keywords Native Americans, Navaho, military, topographical engineers
Theme Native Americans; Borderlands; Military Encounters
Publisher P.S. Duval's Steam Lith. Press
Place of Publication Philadelphia
Additional Information Full caption title: "Map of the route pursued in 1849 by the U.S. troops, under the command of Bvt. Lieut. Col. Jno. M. Washington, Governor of New Mexico, in an expedition against the Navajos Indians / by James H. Simpson, 1st Lieut. T. Eng'rs. ; assisted by Mr. Edw. M. Kern ; constructed under the general orders of Col. J.J. Abert, Chief Top.'l. Eng'rs. ; J.G. Shoemaker, engr." From the Newberry Library catalogue: "In Simpson, J. H. Journal of a military reconnaissance, from Santa Fe, New Mexico, to the Navajo country: made with the troops under command of Brevet Lieutenant Colonel John M. Washington, chief of Ninth military department, and governor of New Mexico, in 1849 (Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo and Co., successors to Grigg, Elliot and Co., 1852) between p. 6-7."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 3789 bet p, 6-7 (PrCt)
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue