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A list of early American silversmiths and their marks, by Hollis French, with a silver collectors' glossary

Author:
French, Hollis 1868-1940  Search this
Walpole Society (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 164 p. front., illus. 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
United States
Date:
1917
Topic:
Silverwork  Search this
Hallmarks  Search this
Call number:
NK7112.F7X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_249559

Myriopteris lanosa (Michx.) Grusz & Windham

Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Prof. French  Search this
Place:
S. Ill, Illinois, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Pteridaceae
Published Name:
Myriopteris lanosa (Michx.) Grusz & Windham
Barcode:
01493454
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Bossiaea buxifolia A. Cunn.

Biogeographical Region:
50 - Australia  Search this
Collector:
Christine French  Search this
Place:
Upper loddon River, Victoria, Victoria, Australia, Australasia
Collection Date:
1892
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Faboideae
Published Name:
Bossiaea buxifolia A. Cunn.
Barcode:
02278449
USNM Number:
202234
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Scutellaria ovata subsp. bracteata (Benth.) Epling

Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
George H. French  Search this
Place:
Jackson Co., Illinois, United States, North America
Collection Date:
15 Jul 1873
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Lamiales Lamiaceae
Published Name:
Scutellaria ovata subsp. bracteata (Benth.) Epling
Barcode:
02768745
USNM Number:
771952
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Eriostemon pleurandroides F. Muell.

Biogeographical Region:
50 - Australia  Search this
Collector:
C. French Jr.  Search this
Place:
Mt. Mueller, Gippsland., Australia, Australasia
Collection Date:
1892
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Sapindales Rutaceae
Published Name:
Eriostemon pleurandroides F. Muell.
Barcode:
03308689
USNM Number:
14990
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Balanus cariosus (Pallas, 1788)

Collector:
F. C. French  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean, Bering Sea  Search this
Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Aleutian Islands, Rat Islands, Kiska Island, Gertrude Cove, Alaska, United States, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
12 Sep 1943
Common name:
Barnacles
Taxonomy:
Animalia Arthropoda Maxillopoda Balaniformes Balanidae
Published Name:
Balanus cariosus (Pallas, 1788)
Accession Number:
168548
USNM Number:
97607
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Quercus borealis F. Michx.

Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
George H. French  Search this
Place:
Jackson County., Illinois, United States, North America
Collection Date:
19 Sep 1878
Common name:
northern red oak
red oak
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fagales Fagaceae
Published Name:
Quercus borealis F. Michx.
Barcode:
03403586
USNM Number:
39785
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La frayeur de Gonnesse : contre-danse franc̜oise / mis au jour et gravé par Landrin, m[ai]tre et compositeur des Traits des contre-danses

Engraver:
Landrin active approximately 1760-1785  Search this
Former owner:
New York Public Library DSI  Search this
Author:
Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Charles, Jacques Alexandre César 1746-1823  Search this
Physical description:
4 unnumbered pages : illustrations, music
Type:
Songs and music
Leaflets
Sheet music covers
Sheet music
Place:
France
Gonesse
Date:
1783
[approximately 1783]
1780-1790
1920-1930
Topic:
Country dancing  Search this
Dance notation  Search this
Dance music  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Dance  Search this
Choreography  Search this
Balloons (Aircraft)  Search this
French  Search this
Call number:
M1 .B4
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edanmdm:siris_sil_982534

La veuve joyeuse : (loin du bruit) / paroles de Louis Raynal ; [musique de Franz Lehar]

Title:
Loin du bruit : sur les motifs de La veuve joyeuse : valse chantée
Pour mieux vous aimer et pour mieux vous charmer
Author:
Lehár, Franz 1870-1948 cmp  Search this
Raynal, Louis lyr  Search this
Pousthomis, Léon 1881-1916 ill  Search this
Lehár, Franz 1838-1898 cmp  Search this
Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 part ([2] p.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Excerpts
Vocal scores without accompaniment
Sheet music covers
Sheet music
Place:
France
Date:
191u
[191-?]
1901-1910
1910-1920
Topic:
Waltzes  Search this
Songs with piano  Search this
Operas  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Love songs  Search this
Couples  Search this
Biplanes  Search this
French  Search this
Call number:
M1 .B4
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edanmdm:siris_sil_982632

L'art religieux de la fin du moyen âge en France; étude sur l'iconographie du moyen âge et sur ses sources d'inspiration; 250 gravures

Author:
Mâle, Emile 1862-1954  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. l., [vii]-xii, 558 p., 1 l. illus. 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
France
Date:
1908
Topic:
Art, French  Search this
Art, Medieval  Search this
Christian art and symbolism  Search this
Call number:
N7949.A1M33X
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Smithsonian Libraries
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edanmdm:siris_sil_278933

The Sieur de Monts National Monument as commemorating Acadia and early French influences of race and settlement in the United States / George B. Dorr

Author:
Dorr, George B (George Bucknam) 1853-1944  Search this
Wild Gardens of Acadia  Search this
Physical description:
15 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Acadia National Park (Me.)
Date:
1917
[1917?]
Call number:
QH105.M25 S54 no. 9
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1003673

Faramea corymbosa

Microhabitat Description:
Foret dense  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
J.-J. de Granville  Search this
Place:
Camopi, Montagne Alikéné; parcelle d'etude forestiere, French Guiana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Aug 1973
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rubiales Rubiaceae
Published Name:
Faramea corymbosa
Barcode:
00644529
USNM Number:
2835131
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Dicorynia guianensis Amshoff

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
J.-J. de Granville  Search this
Place:
Kourou, environs de la montagne des singes exploitation forestiere des compagnons reunis, Cayenne, French Guiana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
23 Nov 1981
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Caesalpinioideae
Published Name:
Dicorynia guianensis Amshoff
Barcode:
00388846
USNM Number:
3032844
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Columnea sanguinea (Pers.) Hanst.

Min. Elevation:
400  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Forêt à proximité d'une crique  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
J.-J. de Granville  Search this
Place:
Monts Bakra, à l'Ouest du Pic Coudreau, French Guiana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Oct 1980
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Gesneriaceae
Published Name:
Columnea sanguinea (Pers.) Hanst.
Barcode:
00318027
USNM Number:
3169150
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Adiantum adiantoides (J. Sm.) C. Chr.

Microhabitat Description:
Tres belle futaie sur plateau; sous-bois  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
J.-J. de Granville  Search this
Place:
Saül: sommet de la Montagne "La Dounne", sur le chemin de "Carbet Mais", French Guiana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
16 Dec 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Pteridaceae
Published Name:
Adiantum adiantoides (J. Sm.) C. Chr.
Barcode:
00943093
USNM Number:
2732533
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Adiantum leprieurii Hook.

Microhabitat Description:
Foret; lieux humides, du sous-bois  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
J.-J. de Granville  Search this
Place:
Arataye R. (affluent de l'Approuague), rive gauche, au layon de 1'0-N-F direction Nord a environ 2km du saut Pararé, French Guiana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Feb 1969
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Pteridaceae
Published Name:
Adiantum leprieurii Hook.
Barcode:
00943132
USNM Number:
2748048
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Didymochlaena truncatula (Sw.) J. Sm.

Microhabitat Description:
Forest, edge of brook, wet area  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
J.-J. de Granville  Search this
Place:
Arataye R. (affluent de l'Approuague), 2 km du Saut Pararé, French Guiana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Feb 1969
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Hypodematiaceae
Published Name:
Didymochlaena truncatula (Sw.) J. Sm.
Barcode:
00719070
USNM Number:
2732522
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10737732

Vandenboschia radicans (Sw.) Copel.

Min. Elevation:
380  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Low marshy area in understory, at foot of granite cliff  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
J.-J. de Granville  Search this
Place:
Tumuc-Humac, ORSTOM Koulimapopann-Mitaraka, PK 4.5, French Guiana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
7 Aug 1972
Common name:
Silantrillo de pozo
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Pteridophyte Pteridophyte Hymenophyllales Hymenophyllales Hymenophyllaceae Hymenophyllaceae
Published Name:
Vandenboschia radicans (Sw.) Copel.
Trichomanes radicans Sw.
Barcode:
00705217
USNM Number:
2682557
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10737785

Nephrolepis biserrata (Sw.) Schott

Min. Elevation:
500  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Dense forest at peak  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
J.-J. de Granville  Search this
Place:
Tumuc-Humac, 3 km SE du Mitaraka Sud, rive droite de la crique Alama, French Guiana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
30 Aug 1972
Common name:
Kakahue
giant sword fern
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Nephrolepidaceae
Published Name:
Nephrolepis biserrata (Sw.) Schott
Barcode:
00710274
USNM Number:
2682512
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10738087

Mapania sylvatica Aubl. subsp. sylvatica

Microhabitat Description:
Dense humid forest, on edge of creek  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
J.-J. de Granville  Search this
Place:
Montagne Maripa, Route de l'Est (RN2), PK 73, French Guiana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
10 May 1979
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Mapania sylvatica Aubl. subsp. sylvatica
Barcode:
00686901
USNM Number:
3002335
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10738858

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