Account of an Expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains: Performed in the Years 1819 and '20, by Order of the Hon. J.C. Calhoun, Sec'yof War: Under the Command of Major Stephen H. Long, Volume 1
H.C. Carey and I. Lea, 1823 - America
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