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Alfred Russel Wallace's 1886-1887 travel diary : the North American lecture tour / edited by Charles H. Smith and Megan Derr ; with a preface by Michael Shermer

Author:
Wallace, Alfred Russel 1823-1913  Search this
Editor:
Smith, Charles H (Charles Hyde) 1950-  Search this
Derr, Megan  Search this
Contributor:
Shermer, Michael  Search this
Subject:
Wallace, Alfred Russel 1823-1913  Search this
Wallace, Alfred Russel 1823-1913 Travel  Search this
Wallace, Alfred Russel 1823-1913 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 258 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Type:
Diaries
Place:
United States
Canada
England
Date:
2013
19th century
Topic:
Evolution (Biology)--History  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1007154

The diary of Abraham Ulrikab : text and context / translated by Hartmut Lutz and students from the University of Greifswald, Germany

Author:
Lutz, Hartmut  Search this
Ulrikab, Abraham 1845?-1881  Search this
Subject:
Ulrikab, Abraham 1845?-1881  Search this
Physical description:
xxv, 100 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 21 cm
Type:
Sources
Diaries
Place:
Newfoundland and Labrador
Labrador
Germany
Date:
2005
19th century
Topic:
Inuit--First contact with Europeans  Search this
Inuit--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_794623

In old Virginia : slavery, farming, and society in the journal of John Walker / Claudia L. Bushman

Author:
Bushman, Claudia L  Search this
Walker, John 1785-1867  Search this
Subject:
Walker, John 1785-1867  Search this
Walker, John 1785-1867  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 292 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Diaries
Place:
Virginia
Tidewater (Region)
Tidewater (Va. : Region)
Date:
2002
19th century
Topic:
Farmers  Search this
Country life--History  Search this
Agriculture--History  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_688364

The voyage of the CSS Shenandoah : a memorable cruise / William C. Whittle, Jr. ; introduction and annotations by D. Alan Harris and Anne B. Harris

Author:
Whittle, William C (William Conway) 1840-1920  Search this
Harris, D. Alan (David Alan) 1929-  Search this
Harris, Anne B (Anne Barber) 1932-  Search this
Subject:
Whittle, William C (William Conway) 1840-1920  Search this
Shenandoah (Cruiser)  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 255 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Diaries
Personal narratives, Confederate
Place:
Confederate States of America
United States
Date:
2005
C2005
19th century
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Sailors  Search this
Ocean travel--History  Search this
Seafaring life--History  Search this
History  Search this
Naval operations, Confederate  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_790189

"A secret to be burried" : the diary and life of Emily Hawley Gillespie, 1858-1888 / [edited by] Judy Nolte Lensink

Author:
Gillespie, Emily Hawley 1858-1888  Search this
Temple, Judy Nolte 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Gillespie, Emily Hawley 1858-1888 Diaries  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 445 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Iowa
Date:
1989
19th century
Topic:
Country life--History  Search this
Women--History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Biography  Search this
Call number:
F621.G48 1989X
CT275.G474A1 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_374163

Mary Lincoln's insanity case : a documentary history / Jason Emerson

Title:
Mary Todd Lincoln's insanity case
Author:
Emerson, Jason 1975-  Search this
Subject:
Lincoln, Mary Todd 1818-1882 Mental health  Search this
Lincoln, Mary Todd 1818-1882 Trials, litigation, etc  Search this
Lincoln, Abraham 1809-1865 Family  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 237 p. : ill., port., facsims. ; 25 cm
Type:
Sources
Biography
Case studies
Place:
United States
Date:
2012
C2012
19th century
Topic:
Newspapers--History  Search this
Presidents' spouses  Search this
Mental illness  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1005701

Charles Francis Hall Collection

Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Correspondent:
Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878  Search this
Extent:
3.5 Cubic feet (12 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Notebooks
Ships' logs
Scrapbooks
Letters (correspondence)
Navigation charts
Business cards
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1858-1871
Summary:
The collection documents Hall's Arctic exploration.
Scope and Contents:
Diaries, journals, notebooks, scrapbooks, business cards, correspondence, ships' logs, navigation charts and documents on Hall's Arctic exploration. The correspondence includes letters to and from Henry Grimmell, William Grimmell, J. Carson Brevoont, John Barrow, Cyrus Field, Edward Everett, Clement Markham, Joseph Henry, and the Royal Geographic Society.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Charles Francis Hall (1821-1871) was an American Arctic explorer.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Notebooks
Ships' logs
Scrapbooks -- 19th century
Letters (correspondence) -- 1850-1900
Navigation charts
Business cards
Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0702
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0702
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[Charles Francis Hall's Diary]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 14.0" x 8.5".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1860 January 01
Scope and Contents:
Diary written prior to Hall's first Arctic expedition.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000018
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref10

[Charles Francis Hall's Diary]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 14.0" x 8.5".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
Circa 1860
undated
Scope and Contents:
Journal with preparations for Charles Francis Hall's first expedition.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000019
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref11

[Charles Francis Hall's Scrapbook]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 17.0" x 11".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1858 - 1863
Scope and Contents:
Scrapbook of Newspaper clippings on polar exploration.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000020
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref12

[Charles Francis Hall's Journal]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 17.0" x 11".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1860 February-1860 March
[1860.]
Scope and Contents:
Journal for the months preceeding Hall's first expedition, with newspaper clippings.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000021
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref13

[Pomroy v. Hall Documents]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 17.0" x 11".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1860 May
Scope and Contents:
Documents for the legal case, Pomroy v. Hall, May 1860.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000022
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref14

[Notebook with notes on the expedition by Sir John Franklin]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 17.0" x 11".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
undated
circa 1860
Scope and Contents:
Hall's notebook with notes on the expedition by Sir John Franklin.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000027
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref16

[Loose Notes Kept by Charles Francis Hall on other Arctic Explorers]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 17.0" x 11".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
undated
circa 1860
Scope and Contents:
Loose Notes Kept by Charles Francis Hall on other Arctic Explorers.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000028
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref17

[Charles Francis Hall's expedition diary 1]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 8.0" x 6.0".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1860 June-1860 July
1860 June 17 - 1860 July 15
Scope and Contents:
Diary written during Hall's first Arctic expedition.
Arrangement:
In Box 1, Folder 13.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000002
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref18
Additional Online Media:

[Charles Francis Hall's Expedition Diary 2]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 11.0" x 8.5".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1860 July-1860 November
Scope and Contents:
Diary written during Hall's first Arctic expedition.
Arrangement:
In Box 1, Folder 13.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000003
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref19

[Charles Francis Hall Expedition Diary Volume III, First Expedition]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, 9.5" x 12.2".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1860 August-1860 November
Scope and Contents:
Charles Francis Hall Expedition Diary Volume III, First Expedition.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000004
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref20

[Charles Francis Hall Expedition Diary Volume IV, First Expedition]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (9.5" x 12.2".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1860 November-1861 April
Scope and Contents:
Charles Francis Hall Expedition Diary Volume IV, First Expedition.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000005
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref21

[Notebook of Personal Account of John F. Sullivan Who Deserted from Whaling Ship]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (8.5" x 6.6".)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1860 March
Scope and Contents:
Notebook of Personal Account of John F. Sullivan Who Deserted from Whaling Ship.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000012
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref23

[Charles Francis Hall Expedition Diary Volume V Part 1, First Expedition]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Collection Creator:
Field, Cyrus  Search this
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871  Search this
Franklin, John, 1786-1847  Search this
Royal Geographic Society.  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (8.5" x 7.0".)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
1861 May 11-1861 May 28
Scope and Contents:
Charles Francis Hall Expedition Diary Volume V Part 1, First Expedition.
Local Numbers:
AC0702-0000006
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 19th century
Collection Citation:
Charles Francis Hall Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Charles Francis Hall Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0702-ref25

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