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Correspondence and Memoranda, 1860-1908

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Subject:
Palmer, Edward 1831-1911  Search this
Abbott, William Louis 1860-1936  Search this
Atwater, W. O (Wilbur Olin) 1844-1907  Search this
Bowdish, Beecher S  Search this
Boyd, S. H. 1828-1894  Search this
Brown, John Croumbie  Search this
Calkins, C. G  Search this
Camp, John H  Search this
Capron, Horace 1804-1885  Search this
Chamberlain, Frances Lea  Search this
Collins, J. W (Joseph William) 1839-1904  Search this
Deschamps, Emile 1857-  Search this
Geisler, Bruno  Search this
Harris, Israel H. 1823-  Search this
Jeffreys, John Gwyn 1809-1885  Search this
Jouy, Pierre Louis  Search this
Kerr, Mark Brickell  Search this
King, C. A  Search this
LeBaron, John Francis  Search this
MacFarlane, R (Roderick) 1833-1920  Search this
Montcrieffe, R. B  Search this
Nelson, Edward William 1855-1934  Search this
Orcutt, Charles Russell 1864-1929  Search this
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Perkins, Frederick Stanton 1832-1899  Search this
Richmond, Charles Wallace 1868-1932  Search this
Shufeldt, Percy W  Search this
Snyder, D. W  Search this
Stearns, Winfrid Alden 1852-1909  Search this
Stein, Robert U.S. Geological Survey  Search this
Wilcox, Timothy E  Search this
Woolfe, Henry D  Search this
Chaillé-Long, C (Charles) 1842-1917  Search this
Safford, William Edwin 1859-1926  Search this
Miller, Alfred Jacob 1810-1874  Search this
Chatelain, Héli  Search this
Cluss, Adolph 1825-1905  Search this
Hippisley, Alfred Edward d. 1939  Search this
Keam, Thomas V  Search this
MacGowan, D. J. physician  Search this
Pringle, Cyrus G (Cyrus Guernsey) 1838-1911  Search this
Shufeldt, Robert W (Robert Wilson) 1850-1934  Search this
Rockhill, William Woodville 1854-1914  Search this
Thomas, Cyrus 1825-1910  Search this
Ogden, Herbert Gouverneur 1846-1906  Search this
Williams, Talcott 1849-1928  Search this
Brown, William Harvey Dr  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Bradley Collection of Fossils  Search this
Cardwell Collection of Egyptian Antiquities  Search this
Medicinal Flora of America Commission  Search this
Owen Collection of Fossils  Search this
Riggs Collection of Arms and Armor  Search this
Troost Collection of Crinoids  Search this
United States-Mexican International Boundary Commission (1891-1894)  Search this
Ball Herbarium  Search this
United States National Museum Section of Naval Architecture  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
United States National Museum Section of Foods  Search this
Greely Relief Expedition (1884)  Search this
Illustrated American Expedition to Southern Utah and Northern New Mexico  Search this
United States Navy Expedition to Guam (1899)  Search this
Physical description:
76.58 cu. ft. (151 document boxes) (3 5x8 boxes)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1860
1860-1908
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000189
Restrictions & Rights:
Inquiries related to specimens should be directed to the appropriate museum registrar
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Correspondence and Memoranda 1850-1948 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum]
Expedition History 1890-1895 [Geological Survey of Texas]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216765

Admiral Robert Edwin Peary, Sr. (1856-1920)

Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 6.5w x 9h
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arctic regions
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-1425]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395672

Admiral Robert Edwin Peary, Sr. (1856-1920)

Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 4.75w x 6.5h
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arctic regions
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-1427]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395673

Admiral Robert Edwin Peary, Sr. (1856-1920) (left) and Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton (1874-1922) (right)

Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Shackleton, Ernest Henry Sir 1874-1922  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 7.25w x 8.75h
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arctic regions
Date:
1910
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-1426]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395674

Arts and Industries Building, U.S. History Exhibits

Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
7.5X9.5
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
United States
Date:
Undated
Topic:
History  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000285 [SIA2010-2742]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_310847

Peary's Summer Voyage (Peary's 4th Trip to Greenland) - Northwest Greenland (1896)

Record type:
Expedition name
Place:
Greenland
Canada
Nugsuak Peninsula
Baffin Island
Date Range:
1896 - 1896
Topic:
Botany  Search this
See more records related to participants:
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920
Tarr, Ralph S. (Ralph Stockman), 1864-1912
Gill, A. C. (Adam Capen), 1863-1932
Martin, J. O.
See more records related to this expedition:
Peary's Summer Voyage (Peary's 4th Trip to Greenland) - Northwest Greenland (1896)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:auth_exp_fbr_EACE0028

Peary's Arctic quest : untold stories from Robert E. Peary's North Pole expeditions / Susan A. Kaplan and Genevieve M. LeMoine

Author:
Kaplan, Susan A. 1951- http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82078866 http://viaf.org/viaf/109009513  Search this
LeMoine, Genevieve M. http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n84142561 http://viaf.org/viaf/27212822  Search this
Issuing body:
Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum & Arctic Studies Center http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2013023438 http://viaf.org/viaf/296313699  Search this
Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50049394 http://viaf.org/viaf/34499743  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 189 pages ; 27 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Arctic regions
North Pole
Date:
2019
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110193

Papers

Author:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50049394 http://viaf.org/viaf/34499743/  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80015691 http://viaf.org/viaf/29661946  Search this
Burndy Library http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83827146 http://viaf.org/viaf/149783636  Search this
Author:
Osborne, Duffield 1858-1917 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no97002166 http://viaf.org/viaf/53749843/  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
7 items
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1892
1892-1916
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001109 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_177994

Uncle Sam's Panama Canal and world history, accompanying the Panama Canal flat-globe; its achievement an honor to the United States and a blessing to the world; by Joseph Bucklin Bishop ... and Admiral Robert E. Peary ..

Author:
Bishop, Joseph Bucklin 1847-1928  Search this
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Physical description:
234 p. incl. front., illus., ports., maps. 27 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Panama Canal (Panama)
Date:
1913
[c1913]
Topic:
Geography  Search this
Call number:
G122 .B62
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_106980

A Negro explorer at the North Pole / by Matthew A. Henson ; with a foreword by Robert E. Peary ; and an introduction by Booker T. Washington ; with illustrations from photographs

Author:
Henson, Matthew Alexander 1866-1955  Search this
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Washington, Booker T. 1856-1915  Search this
Subject:
Henson, Matthew Alexander 1866-1955 Travel  Search this
Henson, Matthew Alexander 1866-1955 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 200 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Arctic regions
North Pole
United States
Date:
1912
©1912
Topic:
African American explorers  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
G635.H4 A3 1912
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1083466

North by degree : new perspectives on Arctic exploration / Susan A. Kaplan and Robert McCracken Peck, editors

Author:
Peck, Robert McCracken 1952-  Search this
Kaplan, Susan A. 1951-  Search this
Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920 Travel  Search this
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920 Anniversaries  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 469 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Conference papers and proceedings
Place:
Arctic regions
Date:
2013
Topic:
Polar regions--Discovery and exploration  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1082357

Cook & Peary : the polar controversy, resolved / Robert M. Bryce

Title:
Cook and Peary
Author:
Bryce, Robert M  Search this
Subject:
Cook, Frederick Albert 1865-1940  Search this
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 1133 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
North Pole
Date:
1997
C1997
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Call number:
CT275.C7647 B7 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_508087

The north pole : its discovery in 1909 under the auspices of the Peary Arctic Club / by Robert E. Peary ; with an introduction by Theodore Roosevelt ; and a foreword by Gilbert H. Grosvenor

Author:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Physical description:
xxxii, 373 p. : ill.(some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North Pole
Arctic regions
Date:
1910
Call number:
G670 1909 .P36 1910
G670 1909.P36 1910
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_80991

The first Peary collection of polar Eskimo material culture / [by] James W. VanStone

Author:
VanStone, James W  Search this
Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920 Ethnological collections  Search this
Physical description:
31-80 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Greenland
Date:
1972
Topic:
Inuit--Material culture  Search this
Polar Eskimos  Search this
Call number:
E99.E7 V37 1972
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_833128

Peary-Macmillan Arctic Museum

Author:
Peary-Macmillan Arctic Museum  Search this
Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920 Museums  Search this
MacMillan, Donald Baxter 1874-1970 Museums  Search this
Physical description:
8 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North Pole
Arctic regions
Date:
1967
[1967]
Topic:
Discovery and explorations  Search this
Museums  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
G635.P4 P43 1967
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_748986

Peary's north Greenland expedition of 1891-'92 : illustrated lecture / by R.E. Peary ; introduced by Geo. W. Melville

Author:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Melville, George W (George Wallace) 1841-1912  Search this
Hayden, Edward Everett 1858-1932  Search this
Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Physical description:
1 sheet : ill., map ; 62 x 49 cm. folded to 31 x 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Greenland
Arctic regions
Date:
1891
1891]
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
G742 .P37p 1891
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_524994

"The North Pole aftermath"--reply to some criticisms in the North Pole controversy : extension of remarks of the Hon. Henry T. Helgesen, of North Dakota, in the House of Representatives, Thursday, March 4, 1915

Title:
Extension of remarks of Hon. Henry T. Helgesen, of North Dakota, in the House of Representatives, Thursday, March 4, 1915
Author:
Helgesen, Henry T. 1857-1917  Search this
Subject:
Cook, Frederick Albert 1865-1940  Search this
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Physical description:
16 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Arctic regions
North Pole
Date:
1915
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
G670 1908.C7 H45 1915
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_525370

The noose of laurels : Robert E. Peary and the race to the North Pole / Wally Herbert

Author:
Herbert, Wally  Search this
Subject:
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Cook, Frederick Albert 1865-1940  Search this
Physical description:
395 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
North Pole
Date:
1990
1989
1990, c1989
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Call number:
CT275.P36 H53 1990
CT275.P36H53 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_402167

Nicaragua Canal discussion before the American Association for the Advancement of Science, thirty-sixth meeting, held in New York, August, 1887

Author:
American Association for the Advancement of Science  Search this
Taylor, H. C (Henry Clay) 1845-1904  Search this
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Menocal, A. G (Anicet Garcia) 1836-1908  Search this
Bransford, J. F (John Francis) 1846-1911  Search this
Miller, J. W (Jacob William) 1847-1918  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. l., 104 p. front. (fold. map) 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Nicaragua Canal (Nicaragua)
Date:
1887
Call number:
TC884.A4X 1887
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_402786

North Pole legacy : black, white & Eskimo / S. Allen Counter

Author:
Counter, S. Allen  Search this
Subject:
Henson, Anaukaq 1906-  Search this
Peary, Kali 1906-  Search this
Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920  Search this
Henson, Matthew Alexander 1866-1955  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 222 p., [28] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Greenland
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Eskimos--Biography  Search this
Eskimos--Genealogy  Search this
Genealogy  Search this
Call number:
E99.E7C747 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_446489

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