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Personal narrative of travels to the equinoctial regions of the new continent during the years 1799-1804 by Alexander de Humboldt and Aimé Bonpland : with maps, plans, &c. / written in French by Alexander de Humboldt ; and translated into English by Helen Maria Williams ; Vols. I. & II

Author:
Humboldt, Alexander von 1769-1859  Search this
Bonpland, Aimé 1773-1858  Search this
Williams, Helen Maria 1762-1827  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes in 1, I leaf of plates : map ; 22 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
South America
Date:
1822
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Voyages and travels  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F2216 .H919v E1822b
F2216.H919v E1822b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_371982

Sources of the Nile : subscription to raise £2000 for sending an expedition under Mr. Petherick, H.B.M. Consul at Khartùm, up the Nile to Explore its sources, and to aid that of Captain Speke, already despatched by way of Zanzibar, for the same destination

Title:
Sources of the Nile: subscriptions to raise funds for Petherick and Speke's expeditions
Author:
Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Petherick, John 1813-1882  Search this
Speke, John Hanning 1827-1864  Search this
Physical description:
4 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Nile River
Date:
1861
1861]
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Call number:
DT117 .R69 1861
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_784904

Four years in the government exploring expedition; commanded by Captain Charles Wilkes : to the island of Madeira, Cape Verdi Island, Brazil ... &c., &c. in one volume / by Lieut. Geo. M. Colvocoresses, U.S. Navy, an officer of the expedition

Author:
Colvocoresses, George M (George Musalas) 1816-1872  Search this
Former owner:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Colvocoresses, George M (George Musalas) 1816-1872 Travel  Search this
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)  Search this
Physical description:
371, [13] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Publishers' advertisements
Date:
1853
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Voyages and travels  Search this
Call number:
Q115.W8 C72 1853
Q115.W8C72 1853
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_202548

Résultats scientifiques des voyages en Afrique d'Édouard Foà / publiés sous les auspices du Muséum national d'histoire naturelle ; préf. de Edmond Perrier

Title:
Voyages en Afrique
Author:
Foà, Edouard 1862-1901  Search this
Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (France)  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xxxii, 742 p., [19] leaves of plates : ill., maps ; 33 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Africa, Sub-Saharan
Africa, Southern
Date:
1908
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT351 .F64 1908
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_786173

Rapport sur l'étude et la mise au point de l'Expédition antarctique françaises (Terre Adélie)

Author:
Expéditions polaires françaises  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. l., 2-23 p. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Antarctica
Adélie Land
Date:
1948
1948]
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Call number:
G890.A4 E96ra 1948
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_210301

Scientific reports / Italian Expedition to the Karakorum (K2) and Hindu Kush

Author:
Italian Expeditions to the Karakorum (K2) and Hindu Kush  Search this
Desio, Ardito 1897-2001  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill., maps, plates ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Hindu Kush Mountains (Afghanistan and Pakistan)
Date:
1964
1964-
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Call number:
Q115 .I88
Q115.I88
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_367389

Moosflora und-vegetation in Regenwäldern NO-Perus : Ergebnisse der Bryotrop-Expedition nach Peru 1982 / Herausgegeben von Wolfgang Frey

Author:
Frey, Wolfgang 1942-  Search this
Physical description:
159 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Peru
Date:
1987
Topic:
Mosses  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Call number:
QK542.4.P4 M82 1987
QK542.4.P4M82 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_338911

Notes and queries on anthropology, for the use of travellers and residents in uncivilized lands.

Author:
British Association for the Advancement of Science  Search this
Physical description:
1 p. l., xiv, 146 p. illus., plates (partly col.) 17 cm
Type:
Handbooks
Date:
1874
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Call number:
GN33 .B86 1874
GN33.B86 1874
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_235634

Le voyage de d'Entrecasteaux à la recherche de Lapérouse : une grande expédition scientifique au temps de la Révolution française / Hélène Richard ; préface de Michel Mollat du Jourdin

Author:
Richard, Hélène  Search this
Subject:
La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup comte de 1741-1788  Search this
Entrecasteaux, Antoine Raymond Joseph de Bruni chevalier d' 1737-1793  Search this
Physical description:
376 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1986
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Navigation--History  Search this
Call number:
G420.L27 R5 1986Z
G420.L27R5 1986Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_339091

Fram [microform]

Title:
Journal of polar studies
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Microforms
Periodicals
Place:
Polar regions
Date:
1989
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
mfc 1317n
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_360054

Investigaciones en las Islas Beata y Alto Velo / edición a cuidado de José Chez Checo

Author:
Chez Checo, José 1949-  Search this
Museo del Hombre Dominicano  Search this
Dominican Republic Marina de Guerra  Search this
Physical description:
248 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Dominican Republic
Beata Island
Alto Velo Island
Beata Island (Dominican Republic)
Alto Velo Island (Dominican Republic)
Date:
1981
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Indians of the West Indies--Antiquities  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1003208

History of the expedition in Asia, 1927-1935 / by Sven Hedin, in collaboration with Folke Bergman

Author:
Hedin, Sven Anders 1865-1952  Search this
Bergman, Folke 1902-1946  Search this
Bexell, Gerhard  Search this
Bohlin, Birger 1898-  Search this
Burton, Donald of Stockholm  Search this
Montell, Gösta  Search this
Physical description:
v. mounted front., illus. (incl. plans) plates (1 fold.) ports., maps (part fold.) 29 1/2 x 23 1/2 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Asia, Central
Date:
1943
1943-
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
915.16 .H5
DS785.H445X 1943
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_362325

Framing the view : the western landscape and nineteenth-century narratives of expansion / Thomas P. Kinnahan

Author:
Kinnahan, Thomas P  Search this
Subject:
Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902  Search this
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
2006
2003
C2003
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
In literature  Search this
Call number:
F594 .K56 2003a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_798898

Rapport sur l'expédition polaire Néerlandaise qui a hiverné dans la mer de Kara en 1882/83 / commencé par M. Snellen ; et fini par H. Ekama

Author:
Snellen, Maurits 1840-1907  Search this
Ekama, H  Search this
Netherlands Polar Expedition (1882-83)  Search this
Physical description:
141 p., cviii, [12] leaves of plates : ill., fold. map, fold. plan ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Novya Zemlya
Kara Sea
Arctic regions
Date:
1910
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Meteorology  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Call number:
G800 .S5Z
G800.S5Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_215680

Search for the Northwest Passage : a bicentennial exhibition on the Alaska voyages of George Vancouver

Author:
Alaska State Museum  Search this
Olson, Wallace M  Search this
Subject:
Vancouver, George 1757-1798 Travel Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Physical description:
15, [1] p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Northwest Coast of North America
Alaska
Date:
1994
C1994
To 1867
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
British  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F851.5 .A43 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_684306

Notes from diary-- Fayum trip, 1907 : (based on the expedition diary and photographs of Walter Granger) / by Vincent L. Morgan and Spencer G. Lucas

Title:
Diary-- Fayum trip, 1907
Fayum trip, 1907
Author:
Morgan, Vincent L  Search this
Lucas, Spencer G  Search this
Granger, Walter 1872-1941  Search this
New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science  Search this
Subject:
Granger, Walter 1872-1941  Search this
Physical description:
148 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Diaries
Place:
Egypt
Fayyūm
United States
Fayyūm (Egypt)
Date:
2002
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Paleontology--Research  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
QE707.G73 M675 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_783615

The American Museum of Natural History Congo Expedition, May 1909-November 1915 [electronic resource]

Title:
Congo Expedition
Author:
AMNH Digital Library Project  Search this
American Museum of Natural History  Search this
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915)  Search this
Subject:
American Museum Congo Expedition (1909-1915)  Search this
Type:
Electronic resources
Catalogs and collections
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2002
C2002-
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_671700

Objects and agendas : re-collecting the Congo / Enid Schildkrout and Curtis A. Keim

Author:
Schildkrout, Enid  Search this
Keim, Curtis A  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1998
Topic:
Collecting African art  Search this
Art, African--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
N7399.C6 S39 1998X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_553596

David Douglas : a naturalist at work : an illustrated exploration across two centuries in the Pacific Northwest / Jack Nisbet

Author:
Nisbet, Jack 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Douglas, David 1799-1834  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 191 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Scotland
Northwest, Pacific
Canada
Date:
2012
C2012
19th century
Topic:
Botanists  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Botany--History  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Scientific expeditions--History  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1011937

Atalaya variifolia F. Muell. ex Benth.

Expedition:
American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
In mixed open forest on sandy outwash plain.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
50 - Australia  Search this
Collector:
R. L. Specht  Search this
Place:
Arnhem Land Aboriginal Reserve: Oenpelli., Northern Territory, Australia, Australasia
Collection Date:
24 Oct 1948
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Sapindales Sapindaceae
Published Name:
Atalaya variifolia F. Muell. ex Benth.
Barcode:
00797860
USNM Number:
2125297
See more items in:
Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10229006

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