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  • Geological and topographical atlas accompanying the report of the geological exploration of the fortieth parallel, made by the authority of the Hon. Secretary of War under the direction of Brig. and Brvt. Major-General A. A. Humphreys / by Clarence King.

    • Text
    • [New York] : J. Bien, 1876.
    • 1876
    • 1 item
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    Text Map Div.(Atlas cases) (United States. 1876) (United States. Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel. Geological and topographical atlas)Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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  • Report upon United States Geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian, in charge of First Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler ... under the direction of the chief of engineers, U.S. Army. Published by authority of ... the secretary of war in accordance with acts of Congress of June 23, 1874, and February 15, 1875. In seven volumes and one supplement, accompanied by one topographic and one geologic atlas ...

    • Text
    • Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1875-89.
    • 1875-1889
    • 1 item

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  • Letter from the Chief of Engineers to the Secretary of War, containing a historical sketch of the Corps of Engineers and remarks upon its organization and duties, in reply to the circular of Sept. 4, 1876, inviting suggestions upon the subjects before the Commission for the reform and reorganization of the Army.

    • Text
    • Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1876.
    • 1876
  • Mouth of Chester River : (Harbor of Refuge no. ) / from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by J. Ferguson and J.E. Johnston, capt. topl. engrs. assistants ; topography by H.L. Whiting, R.D. Cutts and J.C. Neilson, assts. ; hydrography by the party under the command of W.P. McArthur, lieutenant, U.S. Navy ; verified by A.A. Humphreys, capt. topl. engrs. & assistant.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington : The Survey], 1849.
    • 1849
    • 2 items

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  • The harbor of Annapolis / founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Ferd. H. Gerdes, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of George M. Bache, lieutenant, U.S. Navy ; topography by F.H. Gerdes, assistant ; verified by A.A. Humphreys, lieut. topl. engrs. & assistant.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington : The Survey], 1846.
    • 1846
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  • Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs / founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Edmund Blunt, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of Thomas R. Gedney, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; the topography by C. Renard, T.A. Jenkins & B.F. Sands assists. ; A.D. Bache superintendent ; verified by Lieut. A.A. Humphreys, topl. engrs. assistant, U.S. Coast Survey.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.] : Survey of the Coast of the United States, 1845.
    • 1845
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  • Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs : [with colored manuscript additions to show positions of troops and fleets at the Battle of Long Island, 1776] / founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Edmund Blunt, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of Thomas R. Gedney, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; the topography by C. Renard, T.A. Jenkins & B.F. Sands assists. ; A.D. Bache superintendent ; verified by Lieut. A.A. Humphreys, topl. engrs. assistant, U.S. Coast Survey.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.] : Survey of the Coast of the United States, 1845.
    • 1845
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  • Annual report / A.A. Humphreys, topographical engineers, in charge of Office of Explorations and Surveys, War Department.

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    • Washington : [War Dept.],
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  • Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs / founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F. R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Edmund Blunt, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of Thomas R. Gedney, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; the topography by C. Renard and T.A. Jenkins assists.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.] : Survey of the Coast of the United States, 1844-1845 [i.e. 1846?]
    • 1844-1845
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  • Rio Colorado of the West / explored by 1st. Lieut. Joseph C. Ives, Topl. Engrs. under the direction of the Office of Explorations and Surveys, A.A. Humphreys, Capt. Topl. Engrs. in charge, by order of the Hon. John B. Floyd, Secretary of War ; drawn by Frhr. F.W. v. Egloffstein, topographer to the expedition.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington] : Office of Explorations and Surveys, 1858.
    • 1858
    • 1 item

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  • Military map of the peninsula of Florida south of Tampa Bay / compiled from the latest and most reliable authorities by Lieut. J.C. Ives, Top. Engineers, under the general direction of Capt. A.A. Humphreys, Top. Engineers, by order of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, Secretary of War, April 1856 ; engraved on stone by Konrad Huber, New York.

    • Cartographic
    • Hialeah, Fla. : Robert E. Lamme, c1975.
    • 1975-1856
    • 1 item
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    Cartographic Map Div. 04-5185Schwarzman Building M2 - Map Division Desk Room 117

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  • Rio Colorado of the West / explored by 1st. Lieut. Joseph C. Ives, Topl. Engrs. under the direction of the Office of Explorations and Surveys, A.A. Humphreys, Capt. Topl. Engrs. in charge, by order of the Hon. John B. Floyd, Secretary of War ; drawn by Frhr. F.W. v. Egloffstein, topographer to the expedition.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington] : Office of Explorations and Surveys, 1858.
    • 1858
    • 1 item
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    Cartographic Map Div. 07-2979Schwarzman Building M2 - Map Division Desk Room 117

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  • Report upon United States Geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian [microform] / in charge of Geo. M. Wheeler ... under the direction of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army ; published by authority of ... the Secretary of War in accordance with acts of Congress of June 23, 1874, and February 15, 1875.

    • Text
    • Washington : Government Printing Office, 1875-89.
    • 1970-1875
  • Report of the geological age of the Mississippi Delta [electronic resource] / by E.W. Hilgard to A.A. Humphreys.

    • Text
    • Washington [D.C.] : G.P.O., 1870.
    • 1870
  • Progress-report upon geographical and geological explorations and surveys west of the one hundredth meridian, in 1872 [electronic resource] : under the direction of Brig. Gen. A.A. Humphreys, Chief of Engineers, United States Army / by George M. Wheeler.

    • Text
    • Washington [D.C.] : G.P.O., 1874.
    • 1874
    • 1 resource

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  • Report upon United States Geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian [electronic resource] / in charge of Geo. M. Wheeler, under the direction of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army.

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    • Washington [D.C.] : G.P.O., 1875-1889.
    • 1875-1889
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  • Report upon United States Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian [electronic resource] : in charge of Capt. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, under the direction of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army. Vol. 1, Geographical report.

    • Text
    • Washington : G.P.O., 1889.
    • 1889
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  • Dec. 13th Positions of Humphreys's [sic] Division.

    • [Virginia?] : [producer not identified], [1862?]
    • 1862
    • 1 item

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  • Map of the United States / prepared by authority of the Honorable the Secretary of War, in the Office of the Chief of Engineers, under the direction of Brig. General A.A. Humphreys, Chief of Engineers & Bvt. Maj. Gen'l, U.S. Army ; originally compiled and drawn by E. Freyhold.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.] : [Office of the Chief of Engineers, War Department], 1877.
    • 1877
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  • Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean : ordered by the Hon. Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War, to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route, made in accordance with the 10th & 11th sections of the Army appropriation, act of March 3rd, 1853 / compiled from authorized explorations and other reliable data by Lieut. G.K. Warren, Topl. Engrs., in the Office of Pacific R.R. Surveys, War Dep., under the direction of Bvt. Maj. W.H. Emory, Topl. Engrs., in 1854, and of Capt. A.A. Humphreys, Topl. Engrs., 1854-5-6-7-8 ; drawn by E. Freyhold ; engr. on stone by J. Bien, 60 Fulton St., N.Y.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.], [War Department], [1858]
    • 1858
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  • The Yukon River, Alaska : from Fort Yukon to the sea / Office of the Chief of Engineers, War Department.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.] : [Office of the Chief of Engineers, War Department] [1871]
    • 1871
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  • Harbors of Captain's Island East and Captain's Island West (Harbors of Refuge no.) / from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by J. Ferguson, assistant ; topography by C.M. Eakin, assistant ; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieutenant G.S. Blake, U.S. Navy ; A.D. Bache, Superintendent.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.] : Coast Survey Office, [1860?]
    • 1860
    • 1 item

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  • Harbors of Sheffield Island and Cawkin's Island / from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Coast Survey Office, 1848.
    • 1848
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  • Military map of Nebraska and Dakota / by Lieut. G.K. Warren from the explorations made by him in 1855. 6 & while attached to the staff of Brev. Brig. Gen. W.S. Harney, commg. Sioux Expedn. and in 1857 under the direction of the Office Explns. and Surveys, Capt. A.A. Humphreys in charge.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.?] : Explorations and Surveys, War Dept., [1857?]
    • 1857
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  • Military map of Nebraska and Dakota / by Lieut. G.K. Warren from the explorations made by him in 1855. 6 & while attached to the staff of Brev. Brig. Gen. W.S. Harney, commg. Sioux Expedn. and in 1857 under the direction of the Office Explns. and Surveys, Capt. A.A. Humphreys in charge.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.?] : Explorations and Surveys, War Dept., [1857?]
    • 1857
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  • Dakota Territory / prepared by order of Brig. Gen'l A.H. Terry, commanding the department ; Brig. Genl. A.A. Humphreys, Chief of Engineers ; revised & corrected under Lieut. Edward Maguire, Corps of Engineers, by Pr'vt. Julius J. Durage, topogl. ass't.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.?] : [Office of the Chief of Engineers, War Department], 1881.
    • 1881
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  • Petersburg and Five Forks : from surveys under the direction of Bvt. Brig. Gen. N. Michler, Maj. of Engineers, by command of Bvt. Maj. Genl. A.A. Humphreys, Brig. Genl. & Chief of Engineers, 1867.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.?] : [Corps of Engineers?], [1867?]
    • 1867
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  • Sketch exhibiting the approaches to Richmond from Pamunkey River : from reconnoissances made between May 18th & June 14th, 1862 : by command of Maj. Gen. Geo. B. McClellan, U.S.A., commanding the Army of the Potomac ; A.A. Humphreys, Brig. Gen. and Chief of Topographical Engineers / map compiled by Lieut. H.L. Abbot, top. engineers.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C?] : [Topographical Engineers, Army of the Potomac], [1862]
    • 1862
    • 1 item

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  • Position of Richmond, Va. : prepared by order of Maj. Gen. Geo. B. McClellan, U.S.A., A.A. Humphreys, Brig. Gen. & chief of topl. engrs., May 27th, 1862 / compiled from "Map of Henrico Co." and "Sketch exhibiting the approaches" with additional reconnaissances, Henry L. Abbot, lieut. topl. engrs.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.] : [publisher not identified], [1862]
    • 1862
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  • Map of the battlefield of Fredericksburg : prepared by Command of Brigadier General A.A. Humphreys, chief of Corps of Engrs. U.S. Army : from surveys made under the direction of N. Michler, major of engrs., Bvt. Brig. Genl., U.S.A., 1867.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.?] : [Corps of Engineers?], [1867?]
    • 1867
    • 1 item

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  • The harbor of Hyannis / from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by C.M. Eakin ; topography by W.M. Boyce ; hydrography by J.N. Maffitt under the direction of Chas. H. Davis ; verified by A.A. Humphreys.

    • Cartographic
    • [Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Coast Survey Office ; New York : Sherman & Smith, 1850.
    • 1850
    • 1 resource

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  • Letters complimentary and critical of L.P. D'Orleans, Compte de Paris, of Brigadier General Andrew Atkinson Humphreys, Chief of Engineers, U.S.A., Major-Gen. U.S.V., Chief of Staff and Commander of the Combined 2d-3d Corps of the Army of the Potomac, &c., of Colonel John P. Nicholson, and of others between the years 1877-1897.

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    • [Washington?] : [Publisher not identified], [1897?]
    • 1897
    • 1 item
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  • Report upon United States Geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian / in charge of First Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler ... under the direction of the chief of engineers, U.S. Army. Published by authority of ... the secretary of war in accordance with acts of Congress of June 23, 1874, and February 15, 1875. In seven volumes and one supplement, accompanied by one topographic and one geologic atlas ...

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    • Washington : Govt. Print. Off., 1875-89.
    • 1875-1889
    • 2 items
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    Text 8540.922.68 vol.3Off-site
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  • Memoir to accompany a military map of the peninsula of Florida, south of Tampa Bay, comp. by Lieut. J.C. Ives ... under the general direction of Capt. A.A. Humphreys ... by order of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, secretary of war, April, 1856. War department.

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    • New York, M.B. Wynkoop, printer, 1856.
    • 1856
    • 1 item
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    Text 1120.9229Off-site
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