Photographs of Carl Andreas Geyer sketch of Fort Snelling, 1838
Geyer, Karl Andreas 1809-1853
2 copy prints
Fort Snelling (Minn.)
Carl Andreas Geyer (also known as Charles or Karl Geyer, 1809-1853) was a German botanist who took part in several expeditions in the United States between 1835 and 1845. He accompanied Joseph Nicolas Nicollet on his 1838 expedition to the upper Mississippi and Missouri river area in Minnesota.
Photographs of drawings of "Fort Snelling from the East" in Carl Andreas Geyer's journal from the Nicollet Expedtion, 1838. One image is a cropped enlargement of the other.
Photo lot R81Q, Photographs of Carl Andreas Geyer sketch of Fort Snelling, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution