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Report to Hon. S. Mowry of a reconnaissance along the proposed boundary line of the state of California

Identifier: NC1209
Abstract Joseph Richardson Nimmo Owen was a surveyor hired by the U.S. and California Boundary Commission to survey the southern California and Nevada border. Collection contains typescript copy of a report which detailed conditions under which survey was made, and Owens' observations on geology and topography of the region April 15, 1861.
Dates: April 15, 1861