George William Featherstonhaugh: the first U.S. government geologist.

Tuscaloosa and London: Alabama, 1988. First edition, 8vo, pp. xv-[xviii], 357; frontis. portrait and 24 illus. in text; mint in jacket. Explorer and surveyor in America before 1850, Featherstonhaugh promoted the formation of the U.S. Geological Survey. Chapters on Minnesota and Wisconsin. Item #12094

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