1853 Cavalry Quest for a Southwest Railroad: REPORTS OF EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS TO ASCERTAIN THE MOST PRACTICABLE AND ECONOMICAL ROUTE FOR A RAILROAD FROM THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN 1853-4 SUBMITTED TO THE 33rd CONGRESS, 2nd SESSION by Eric G. Meeks
This being an edited and abbreviated version of the report by Lieutenant R.S. Williamson from the expedition in 1853 to the Congress of the United States of America.
About the Author
Eric G. Meeks is a second generation rare book dealer and a former Barnes & Noble book seller. In 1976 he moved to the Palm Springs area, where he still lives with his wife Tracey and their six children. To contact Eric directly: