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Italian explorers in Africa / by Sofia Bompiani

Author:
Bompiani, Sofia b. 1835  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
202 p. : ill., port. ; 19 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa
Date:
1891
Topic:
Italians  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Italian  Search this
Call number:
DT35 .B69 1891
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_787759

The story of Africa and its explorers / by Robert Brown

Title:
Story of Africa
Author:
Brown, Robert 1842-1895  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
4 v. : ill., ports., maps ; 27 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa
Date:
1892
1895
1892-1895
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Colonization  Search this
Call number:
DT11 .B76 1892
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_788570

Explorations in South Africa

Title:
Andersson's Explorations in South Africa
Author:
Andersson, Charles John 1827-1867  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
p. 4-31, [1] folded leaf : map ; 20 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
South Africa
Ngami, Lake (Botswana)
Date:
1854
1854?]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT1732 .A665 1854z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_787228

[Volume 4 of Charles Francis Hall's Notes on Arctic Explorers Circa 1860.]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis 1821-1871  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 17.0" x 11"
Type:
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions
Date:
1860
Circa 1860
19th century
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Local number:
AC0702-0000026
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment
Request reproduction permission from Archives Center. Probably public domain. Fees for commercial reproduction
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379664
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[Volume 1 of Charles Francis Hall's Notes on Arctic Explorers Circa 1860.]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis 1821-1871  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 17.0" x 11"
Type:
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions
Date:
1860
Circa 1860
19th century
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Local number:
AC0702-0000023
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment
Request reproduction permission from Archives Center. Probably public domain. Fees for commercial reproduction
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379661
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[Volume 2 of Charles Francis Hall's Notes on Arctic Explorers Circa 1860.]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis 1821-1871  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 17.0" x 11"
Type:
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions
Date:
1860
Circa 1860
19th century
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Local number:
AC0702-0000024
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment
Request reproduction permission from Archives Center. Probably public domain. Fees for commercial reproduction
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:siris_arc_379662
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Six Centuries Ago, Chinese Explorers Left This Coin Behind in Africa

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 15 Mar 2013 12:17:51 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_7bdaf20127397404345d6ace7f1b64f4

[Loose Notes Kept by Charles Francis Hall on other Arctic Explorers Circa 1860.]

Author:
Hall, Charles Francis 1821-1871  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 17.0" x 11"
Type:
Diaries
Place:
Arctic regions
Date:
1860
Circa 1860
19th century
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Local number:
AC0702-0000028
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment
Request reproduction permission from Archives Center. Probably public domain. Fees for commercial reproduction
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Charles Francis Hall Collection
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379691
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"Mr. S.W. Baker's Explorations in Central Africa"

Extent:
2 engravings (9 1/2 x 14 1/4 in. (24.1 x 36.2 cm.))
Container:
Map-case 1, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
engravings
Date:
1905 February 7
Scope and Contents note:
Engravings entitled: "Commoro, Chief of the Latooka Tribe"; and "Homestead of Natives of Gondokoro"
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Historic Engravings Collection, EEPA 2010-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2010-003, File EEPA.2010.003.0049
See more items in:
Historic Engravings collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2010-003-ref154

A.W. Quilter journal of travels in East Africa, 1909 October 28-1911 March 7

Author:
Quilter, A. W  Search this
Roosevelt, Kermit 1889-1943  Search this
Skene, R  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Bookseller:
Army & Navy Co-operative Society DSI  Search this
Winifred A. Myers (Firm) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Quilter, A. W Travel  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes (approximately 160 leaves) ; 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa, East
Date:
1909
1909-1911
Topic:
Safaris  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001814 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1024909
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Africa's Giant Eye

Creator:
National Museum of African Art  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-06-18T15:50:50.000Z
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianAfricanAr
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_uowDm61oZy8

"Sketch Map of Central Africa, Showing Dr. Livingstone's Explorations"

Extent:
1 engraving (15 3/4 x 11 in. (40 x 28 cm.))
Container:
Map-case 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
engravings
Date:
1872 August 24
General note:
Artist: J. T. Balcomb

Citation: p. 189
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Historic Engravings Collection, EEPA 2010-003, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2010-003, File EEPA.2010.003.0034
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Historic Engravings collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2010-003-ref100

Africa and the Radio Universe

Creator:
National Museum of African Art  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-06-18T15:54:17.000Z
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_8940yUWHt2A

Africa and the Visible Universe

Creator:
National Museum of African Art  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-06-18T15:50:24.000Z
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_mGBd1T47Ak4

Proceedings of the Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa

Title:
Proceedings of the African Association
Author:
Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xi, [1], 236 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : map ; 30 cm. (4to)
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa
Date:
1790
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
DT15 .A88 1790
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_783895

Africa and its exploration : as told by its explorers Mungo Park, Clapperton, the Landers, Livingstone, Barth, Barkie, Denham, Burton, Speke, Caillie, Schweinfurth, Mohr, Stanley, Holub, Serpa, Pinto, Farini, Thomson, Montagu Kerr ; with 600 illustrations and maps

Author:
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : ill., ports., maps (2 folded, 1 col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa
Date:
189u
[189-?]
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_787206

Travels in the interior districts of Africa : performed under the direction and patronage of the African Association, in the years 1795, 1796, and 1797 / by Mungo Park ... ; with an appendix containing geographical illustrations of Africa by Major Rennell

Title:
Travels in the interior of Africa
Park's Travels in Africa DSI
Author:
Park, Mungo 1771-1806  Search this
Rennell, James 1742-1830  Search this
Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Subject:
Park, Mungo 1771-1806 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 372, xcii, [6] p., [9] leaves of plates (5 folded) : ill., maps, port., music ; 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa, West
Niger River Valley
Date:
1799
Topic:
Mandingo language  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
DT356 .P236 1799
DT356.P236 1799
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_355909

Travels in the interior districts of Africa : performed under the direction and patronage of the African Association, in the years 1795, 1796, and 1797 / by Mungo Park ... ; with an appendix containing geographical illustrations of Africa by Major Rennell

Title:
Park's Travels in Africa DSI
Author:
Park, Mungo 1771-1806  Search this
Rennell, James 1742-1830  Search this
Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Park, Mungo 1771-1806 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 372, [6], xc p., [9] leaves of plates (3 folded) : ill., maps, port., music ; 29 cm. (4to)
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa, West
Niger River Valley
Date:
1799
Topic:
Mandingo language  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
DT356 .P236 1799b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_784089

Congo, Congo Negro

Maker:
Fagan, J.  Search this
Publisher:
Lea & Blanchard  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Graphic artist:
Brightly, J. H.  Search this
Original artist:
Agate, A. T.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 4 in; 7.62 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Block
Object Type:
Wood Engraving
relief
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1844
Date made:
ca 1844
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.036
Accession number:
1999.0145
Catalog number:
1999.0145.036
See more items in:
Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Wilkes Blocks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_552353

The lake regions of Central Africa : a picture of exploration / by Richard F. Burton

Title:
Burton's Central Africa
Author:
Burton, Richard Francis 1821-1890  Search this
Phillips, George Faudel DSI  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : col. fronts., ill., fold. map ; 21.5 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa, Central
Date:
1860
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT361 .B97 1860b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_774281

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