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Edgar A. Mearns

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Author:
Unknown
Subject:
Mearns, Edgar Alexander 1856-1916
Roosevelt, Theodore 1858-1919
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition
Research Associate
United States National Museum
Physical description:
Color: Cyano type; Size: 3w x 5h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Portraits
Date:
c. 1900
1909-1910
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
See also Neg. #SIA2009-1360 and 21449 for slightly different pose.
Summary:
Edgar A. Mearns, an ornithologist, research associate, and honorary associate in zoology, with the United States National Museum, now known as the National Museum of Natural History, was one of three naturalists from the National Museum chosen go on the Smithsonian-Roosevelt African Expedition with Theodore Roosevelt to Africa in 1909. In this pose Mearns is facing towards the left.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 17, Folder: 1
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Scientific expeditions
Ornithologists
Expeditions
Naturalists
Portraits
Standard number:
21452 or NHB-21452
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Ornithological vocabulary of the Moki Indians / by Edgar A. Mearns

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Author:
Mearns, Edgar Alexander 1856-1916
Physical description:
p. 391-403, [1] leaf of plates ; 25 cm
Type:
Nomenclature (Popular)
Date:
1896
Notes:
Cover title.
From American Anthropologist, Volume IX, 1896, p. 391-403.
Topic:
Birds--Hopi
Hopi language
Call number:
QL677 .M477 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Edgar A. Mearns with woman and child, standing on United States-Mexico Boundary, 1892

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Subject:
Mearns, Edgar Alexander 1856-1916
United States National Museum
United States and Mexican Boundary Survey
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Gelatin silver prints
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1892
Notes:
Also known as: RU7083_Box4_F2_Mearns01 [SPI_1678]
Summary:
Edgar A. Mearns with woman and child, probably wife Ella and son Louis di Zerega. From 1892 to 1894, Edgar Alexander Mearns served as a medical officer with the United States-Mexican Boundary Survey, for which he established a biological section for the collection of specimens of flora and fauna.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7083, Image #SIA2012-7705
Topic:
Botany
Medicine
Naturalists
Scientific expeditions
Zoology
Local number:
SIA RU007083 [SIA2012-7705]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Fishes collected in the Philippine Islands by Maj. Edgar A. Mearns, surgeon, U. S. Army

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Author:
Evermann, Barton Warren
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1906
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.31-1491.505
Citation:
Evermann, Barton W. 1906. Fishes collected in the Philippine Islands by Maj. Edgar A. Mearns, surgeon, U. S. Army. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 31(1491): 505-512, 4 figs.. doi:10.5479/si.00963801.31-1491.505
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

On a collection of fishes from the Philippine Islands, made by Maj. Edgar A.Mearns, surgeon, U. S. Army, with descriptions of seven new species

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Author:
Seale, Alvin
Bean, Barton A.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1907
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.33-1568.229
Citation:
Seale, Alvin and Bean, Barton A. 1907. On a collection of fishes from the Philippine Islands, made by Maj. Edgar A.Mearns, surgeon, U. S. Army, with descriptions of seven new species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 33(1568): 229-248, 8 figs.. doi:10.5479/si.00963801.33-1568.229
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Notes on a collection of fishes made by Dr. Edgar A. Mearns from rivers tributary to the Gulf of California

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Author:
Snyder, John Otterbein
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1915
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.49-2125.573
Citation:
Snyder, John O. 1915. Notes on a collection of fishes made by Dr. Edgar A. Mearns from rivers tributary to the Gulf of California. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 49(2125): 573-586, 1 fig., 2 pls.. doi:10.5479/si.00963801.49-2125.573
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Symphyotrichum puniceum (L.) Á. Löve & D. Löve

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Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
North America, N. L.B., Unknown, North America
Collection Date:
20 Sep 1890
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
10 Jan 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Symphyotrichum puniceum (L.) Á. Löve & D. Löve
Barcode:
01702657
USNM Number:
670946
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Symphyotrichum ciliolatum (Lindl.) Á. Löve & D. Löve

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Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
North America., Unknown, North America
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
10 Jan 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Symphyotrichum ciliolatum (Lindl.) Á. Löve & D. Löve
Barcode:
01697847
USNM Number:
649294
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NMNH - Botany Dept.

Solidago speciosa var. angustata Torr. & A. Gray

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Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
North Ameica, Unknown, North America
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
10 Jan 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Solidago speciosa var. angustata Torr. & A. Gray
Barcode:
01690614
USNM Number:
670820
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Solidago speciosa var. angustata Torr. & A. Gray

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Growing on rock, Camp Douglas, Wisconsin, United States, North America
Collection Date:
14 Jul 1890
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
10 Jan 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Solidago speciosa var. angustata Torr. & A. Gray
Barcode:
01690584
USNM Number:
670821
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Brickellia eupatorioides var. corymbulosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Shinners

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Fort Snelling. North America, Minnesota, United States, North America
Collection Date:
23 Aug 1889
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
18 Nov 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Brickellia eupatorioides var. corymbulosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Shinners
Barcode:
01650922
USNM Number:
670490
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Data Source:
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Solidago speciosa var. angustata Torr. & A. Gray

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Fort Snelling, Minnesota, United States, North America
Collection Date:
2 Sep 1889
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
10 Jan 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Solidago speciosa var. angustata Torr. & A. Gray
Barcode:
01690604
USNM Number:
649240
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Brickellia eupatorioides var. corymbulosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Shinners

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Fort Snelling. North America, Minnesota, United States, North America
Collection Date:
27 Aug 1889
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
18 Nov 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Brickellia eupatorioides var. corymbulosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Shinners
Barcode:
01650921
USNM Number:
649292
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Achillea lanulosa x borealis

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Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Yellowstone National Park, United States, North America
Collection Date:
12 Jul 1902
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
5 Apr 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Achillea lanulosa x borealis
Barcode:
02162350
USNM Number:
486809
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Gnaphalium uliginosum L.

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Camp Douglas, Wisconsin, United States, North America
Collection Date:
14 Jul 1890
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
25 Jan 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Gnaphalium uliginosum L.
Barcode:
01736867
USNM Number:
670463
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Bidens connata

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Camp Douglas, Wisconsin, United States, North America
Collection Date:
11 Sep 1890
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
26 Jan 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Bidens connata
Barcode:
01786234
USNM Number:
670483
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Erigeron ramosus Raf.

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Ft Snelling, Minnesota, United States, North America
Collection Date:
10 Jul 1889
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
10 Jan 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Erigeron ramosus Raf.
Barcode:
01439856
USNM Number:
670385
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Achillea lanulosa x borealis

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Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Yellowstone National Park, United States, North America
Collection Date:
21 Sep 1902
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
3 Apr 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Achillea lanulosa x borealis
Barcode:
02162352
USNM Number:
488206
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Solidago castrensis E.S. Steele

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Biogeographical Region:
74 - North-Central U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Camp Douglas, Wis., North America, Wisconsin, United States, North America
Collection Date:
9 Sep 1890
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
18 Nov 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Solidago castrensis E.S. Steele
Barcode:
01685968
USNM Number:
670451
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

Bahia oppositifolia Nutt.

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Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.
Collector:
ex herb. Edgar A. Mearns
Place:
Montana, Fort Custer, North America, Montana, United States, North America
Collection Date:
24 Jul 1889
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
1 Apr 2017
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae
Published Name:
Bahia oppositifolia Nutt.
Barcode:
01801940
USNM Number:
670862
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

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