Scarce map prepared by Simpson while on detaile with Lt. Col. John M. Washington on an expedition against the Navajoes in 1849. The map extends from Fort Smith along the Canadian River to Old Fort Holmes and provides an excellent survey (by Chain) and notes of the forts, ferrys, prairies, rivers, Indian Villages and other details along the way. Includes a table of distances from Fort Smith. The entire map extends for approximatgely 204 miles. A scarce early government mapping of the region. Wheat 640.
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