Beckwith Expedition

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The 1854 Beckwith Expedition by Lieutenant Edward Griffin Beckwith surveyed an area that was subsequently used for the Western Pacific's 1910 Feather River Route (Oakland-Salt Lake City).[1]


  1. ^ Wheeler, Sessions S. (2003) [1978]. Nevada's Black Rock desert. Caxton Press. p. 174. ISBN 978-0-87004-258-4. Retrieved 2010-05-13.