David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Seaman, W. H.
XXVIII. Poa wheeleri.
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Lithographed drawing. For explanation see p. 404. Lithography by Julius Bien (see p. xiv)
Poa wheeleri. W.H. Seaman del. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. (1878)
v. 6 pl. XXVIII
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Report upon United States Geographical Surveys West of the One Hundredth Meridian, in charge of Capt. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army ... In seven volumes and one supplement, accompanied by one topographic and one geologic atlas.
Wheat v. 5, p 338-342; Karrow "George M. Wheeler ..." in Koepp Exploration and Mapping of the American West.
These seven text volumes were published from 1875 to 1889. They consist the final, monumental report of Wheeler's Survey. The first volume, Geographical Report, contains much valuable information on the general history of western U.S. mapping and specific details on the sources of the Survey's map sheets. The Topographic and Geologic Atlas were issued separately. Bound in linen with title, date, volume number and topic on the spine.
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Seaman, W. H.; Wheeler, G.M.