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Joseph Henry's Letter to Gideon Hawley (December, 28, 1846)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Princeton University  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 5; Color: Color; Size: 8 1/4w x 10 1/2h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
New York
Date:
December, 28, 1846
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Mission statements  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Finances  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2904 and SIA2012-2905 and SIA2012-2906 and SIA2012-2907 and SIA2012-2908
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13318
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The Exploring Expedition and the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
Reingold, Nathan 1927-  Search this
Co-Author:
Rothenberg, Marc 1949-  Search this
Editor:
Viola, Herman J  Search this
Margolis, Carolyn  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Early History  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Establishment of  Search this
United States Exploring Expedition (USEE)  Search this
United States Army Corps of Engineers  Search this
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 12; Page numbers: 242-253
Date:
1985
Topic:
Act to establish the "Smithsonian Institution," for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men  Search this
United States Congress, Relations with SI  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12367

Joseph Henry's Letter to John F. Frazer (October 27, 1855)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Frazer, John Fries 1812-1872  Search this
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge (Publication)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 3 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 7w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Date:
October 27, 1855
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Publications  Search this
Science  Search this
Science--Societies, etc  Search this
Letters  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-0881 and SIA2012-0882 and SIA2012-0883
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13108

Joseph Henry and Salmon Portland Chase's Letter to the Congress of the United States (May 1, 1868)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Chase, Salmon Portland  Search this
Rhees, William Jones 1830-1907  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
United States Congress  Search this
Supreme Court  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
National Collections  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Chief Justice of the United States  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 5 ; Color: Color ; Size: 7 3/4w x 12 1/4h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
May 1, 1868
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Judges  Search this
Management--Museums  Search this
Letters  Search this
Clerks  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-3566 and SIA2012-3567 and SIA2012-3568 and SIA2012-3569 and SIA2012-3570
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13141
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Joseph Henry's Letter to Benjamin Peirce (February 25, 1867)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Peirce, Benjamin  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
United States. Secretary of the Treasury  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2; Color: Color ; Size: 10.00w x 7.58h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
February 25, 1867
Topic:
Political science  Search this
Science  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Letters  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-6796 and SIA2012-6797
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13412
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Joseph Henry's Letter to Spencer Fullerton Baird (April 13, 1857)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Brewer, T. M (Thomas Mayo) 1814-1880  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 9 3/4w x 8h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
April 13, 1857
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Publications  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Printing  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2686 and SIA2012-2687
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13312
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Joseph Henry's Letter to George Maxwell Robeson (June 9, 1871)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902  Search this
Robeson, George M (George Maxwell) 1829-1897  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
United States. Secretary of the Navy  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 6 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 7w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Date:
June 9, 1871
Topic:
Expeditions  Search this
Surveying  Search this
Colorado River  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Geological surveys  Search this
Legislators  Search this
Geology  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Letters  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-2782 and SIA2011-2783 and SIA2011-2784 and SIA2011-2785 and SIA2011-2786 and SIA2011-2787
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13139

Joseph Henry's Letter to Alexander Agassiz (February 6, 1874)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Von Martius, C. F. P  Search this
Agassiz, Alexander  Search this
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Corcoran Gallery of Art  Search this
United States Light House Board  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4; Color: Color; Size: 10.00w x 7.77h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Brazil
Germany
Switzerland
Date:
February 6, 1874
Topic:
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Expeditions  Search this
Reports  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Fishes  Search this
Letters  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-6804 and SIA2012-6805 and SIA2012-6806 and SIA2012-6807
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13402
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Joseph Henry's Letter to Elias Loomis (January 18, 1856)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Blodget, Lorin 1823-1901  Search this
Loomis, Elias  Search this
American Association for the Advancement of Science  Search this
United States Surgeon-General's Office  Search this
Meteorological Project  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 6 3/4w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
January 18, 1856
Topic:
Meteorology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Volunteers  Search this
Letters  Search this
Mathematicians  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-3429
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13368

Joseph Henry's Letter to George Maxwell Robeson (June 9, 1871)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Bessels, Emil 1847-1888  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis 1821-1871  Search this
Robeson, George M (George Maxwell) 1829-1897  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
United States. Secretary of the Navy  Search this
Arctic Expedition  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 6 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 6 3/4w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Antarctica
Germany
Date:
June 9, 1871
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Science  Search this
Deaths  Search this
Expeditions  Search this
Ice  Search this
Research  Search this
Specimens  Search this
Damage  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-3132 and SIA2012-3133 and SIA2012-3134 and SIA2012-3135 and SIA2012-3136 and SIA2012-3137
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13347

Joseph Henry's Letter to Asa Gray (March 22, 1870)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
Gray, Asa 1810-1888  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
National Institute for the Promotion of Science  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 5 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 6 3/4w x 10h; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
March 22, 1870
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Political science  Search this
Deaths  Search this
Forests and forestry  Search this
Reports  Search this
Trees  Search this
Funds  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-3100 and SIA2012-3101 and SIA2012-3102 and SIA2012-3103 and SIA2012-3104
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13342

Joseph Henry's Letter to Hannibal Hamlin (April 22, 1870)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Hamlin, Hannibal 1809-1891  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Park  Search this
United States. Office of the Vice President  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Color ; Size: 7.17w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Maine
Potomac River
Date:
April 22, 1870
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Washington Canal  Search this
Legislators  Search this
City planning--Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Letters  Search this
Sewerage  Search this
Canals  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-6146
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13147
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Joseph Henry's Letter to Barton Stone Alexander (February 27, 1869)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Alexander, B. S (Barton Stone) 1819-1878  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Army Corps of Engineers  Search this
Meteorological Project  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 7.00w x 10.00h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
February 27, 1869
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Earthquakes  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Building  Search this
San Francisco, California  Search this
Letters  Search this
Structural engineering  Search this
Meteorology  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-2812 and SIA2011-2813 and SIA2011-2814 and SIA2011-2815
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13067

Joseph Henry's Letter to Alexander Bache (July 30, 1864)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
Andrews, Solomon 1806-1872  Search this
Stanton, Edwin McMasters 1814-1869  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
United States Light House Board  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
United States. Secretary of War  Search this
Permanent Commission of the Navy  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 3 ; Color: Color ; Size: 5w x 8h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Number of Transcript Images: 2 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 7w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Date:
July 30, 1864
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Communications, Military  Search this
Experiments  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Ballooning  Search this
Inventions  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Science  Search this
Letters  Search this
Aerial reconnaissance, American  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1969 and SIA2012-1970 and SIA2012-1971
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13060
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Joseph Henry's Letter to John Wise (July 1873)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Wise, John 1808-1879  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 3 ; Color: Color ; Size: 7.98w x 10.00h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Date:
July 1873
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Ballooning  Search this
Hot air balloons  Search this
Science  Search this
Letters  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-6801 and SIA2012-6802 and SIA2012-6803
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13054
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Joseph Henry's Letter to Stephen Alexander (March 9, 1863)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Alexander, Stephen  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Princeton University  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 ; Color: Color ; Size: 8 1/4w x 10 3/4h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
March 9, 1863
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Science  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2845 and SIA2012-2846
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13294
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Joseph Henry's Letter to Gustavus Vasa Fox (February 7, 1863)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
United States Office of Naval History  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 6.75w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Date:
February 7, 1863
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Inventions  Search this
Signals and signaling  Search this
Reports  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Ships  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2650 and SIA2012-2651
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13327

Joseph Henry's Letter to Louis Agassiz (May 31, 1869)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4; Color: Color; Size: 7.35w x 10.00h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Switzerland
Date:
May 31, 1869
Topic:
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Science  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Letters  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-6142 and SIA2012-6143 and SIA2012-6144 and SIA2012-6145
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13407
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Joseph Henry's Letter to Alexander Dallas Bache (October 3, 1863)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
United States Coast Survey  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Light House Board  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 3 ; Color: Color ; Size: 5 1/4w x 8 1/4h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Philadelphia (Pa.)
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
October 3, 1863
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Science  Search this
Light sources  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Lighthouses  Search this
Science--Experiments  Search this
Weights and measures  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2541 and SIA2012-2542 and SIA2012-2543
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13288
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Joseph Henry's Letter to Harriet Henry (September 4, 1856)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
United States Coast Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Year  Search this
United States Light House Board  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 8; Color: Color; Size: 5 1/2w x 8 1/2h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Bahamas
Date:
September 4, 1856
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Lighthouses  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2836 and SIA2012-2837 and SIA2012-2838 and SIA2012-2839
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13320
Additional Online Media:

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