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Overland march with camels from Camp Verde, Texas to Tejon Pass, California, 1857-1858. Map

  • Texas Landscape And Nature - Geography And Maps
  • Camels -- Military Service.
  • United States Highway 66.
  • United States. Army -- History -- 19Th Century.


Shows route of the Army camel train surveying for a wagon route across the West along the 35th Parallel under the direction of Lieutenant E. F. Beale, also used to test the feasibility of using camels as military pack animals. Shows relationship to U. S. Route 66.

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