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Manuel d'ornithologie, ou, Description des genres et des principales espèces d'oiseaux par R.P. Lesson

Title:
Description des genres et des principales espèces d'oiseaux
Manuel d'ornithologie
Author:
Lesson, R. P (René Primevère) 1794-1849  Search this
Former owner:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 DSI  Search this
Dwight, Jonathan 1858-1929 DSI  Search this
Tucker, Marcia Brady DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes 14 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1828
Topic:
Birds  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Oiseaux--Classification  Search this
Oiseaux  Search this
Ornithologie  Search this
Call number:
QL673 .L64 1828
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_952902

Spencer Fullerton Baird

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Sepia; Size: 5w x 8h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Date:
1887
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Management--Museums  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Standard number:
2002-10679
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10311

International Exchange Service Begins

Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
International Exchange Service (IES)  Search this
American Philosophical Society  Search this
American Academy of Arts and Sciences  Search this
Date:
November 1849
Topic:
Exchanges, Literary and scientific  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
New Programs  Search this
Professional associations  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11

Spencer Fullerton Baird

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Portraits
Date:
c. 1845
Topic:
Management--Museums  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Standard number:
2005-3755
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11373

Spencer Fullerton Baird

Author:
Sarony's Imperial Portraits, New York  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 4.25w x 6.5h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Portraits
Date:
c. 1860
Topic:
Ornithologists  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Management--Museums  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-1228
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11995

The Exploring Expedition and the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
Reingold, Nathan 1927-  Search this
Co-Author:
Rothenberg, Marc 1949-  Search this
Editor:
Viola, Herman J  Search this
Margolis, Carolyn  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Early History  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Establishment of  Search this
United States Exploring Expedition (USEE)  Search this
United States Army Corps of Engineers  Search this
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 12; Page numbers: 242-253
Date:
1985
Topic:
Act to establish the "Smithsonian Institution," for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men  Search this
United States Congress, Relations with SI  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12367

Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird September 4, 1862

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 7 3/4w x 9 7/8h ; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Document
Photographic print
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
September 4, 1862
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Silver  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
African Americans  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0952
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12864
Online Media:

Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird, July 15, 1864

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4 Color: Color ; Size: 7 7/8w x 9 7/8h ; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Papger
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
July 15, 1864
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0975 and SIA2011-0976 and SIA2011-0977 and SIA2011-0978
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12878
Online Media:

Letter from Solomon G. Brown to S. F. Baird, September 23, 1864

Author:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 7 7/8w x 9 7/8h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
September 23, 1864
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Letters  Search this
SI, early history, Management  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Draft  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
People with disabilities  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0981
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12880
Online Media:

Spencer Fullerton Baird's Letter to George Perkins Marsh (May 6, 1854)

Author:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Jewett, Charles C (Charles Coffin) 1816-1868  Search this
Marsh, George Perkins 1801-1882  Search this
Smithsonian Library  Search this
Library of Congress Relations with the Smithsonian  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 5 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 7w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
May 6, 1854
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Librarians  Search this
Diplomats  Search this
Controversies  Search this
Letters  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-0385 and SIA2012-0386 and SIA2012-0387 and SIA2012-0388 and SIA2012-0389
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13140

Joseph Henry's Letter to Alexander Dallas Bache (August 13, 1863)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
United States Coast Survey  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
United States. Secretary of the Treasury  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 3 ; Color: Color ; Size: 8w x 10 1/2h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
August 13, 1863
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Light sources  Search this
Money  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Lighthouses  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Printing  Search this
Weather  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2538 and SIA2012-2539 and SIA2012-2540
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13287
Online Media:

Joseph Henry's Letter to Spencer Fullerton Baird (August 12, 1866)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 ; Color: Color ; Size: 5 1/2w x 8 1/2h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
August 12, 1866
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Meetings  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Elections  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2688 and SIA2012-2688a and SIA2012-2689 and SIA2012-2689a
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13293
Online Media:

Joseph Henry's Letter to Spencer Fullerton Baird (April 13, 1857)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Brewer, T. M (Thomas Mayo) 1814-1880  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 9 3/4w x 8h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
April 13, 1857
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Publications  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Printing  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2686 and SIA2012-2687
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13312
Online Media:

Joseph Henry's Letter to Samuel Steman Haldeman (May 31, 1848)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 6 3/4w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
May 31, 1848
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Philology  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Reports  Search this
Research  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Funds  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-3250 and SIA2012-3251
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13350

The Distribution and Migration of North American Birds, January, 1866

Author:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 13; Color: Color; Size: 5.8w x 9h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Document
Place:
North America
Date:
January 1866
Topic:
Exchanges, Literary and scientific  Search this
Birds  Search this
Birds--Migration  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-1215 through SIA 2009-1227
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14172

Solomon G. Brown Hired as First African American Worker at the Smithsonian, 1852

Subject:
Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Date:
1852
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Public speaking  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Scientific Illustrators  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14591

Baird's Collecting Policies as Assistant Secretary

Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
National Collections  Search this
Date:
October 11, 1850
Topic:
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Exchange of Specimens  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Policies  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_16

Spencer Baird Elected Secretary

Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Date:
May 17, 1878
Topic:
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Appointments  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_543

Joseph Henry Dies

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
New York Avenue Presbyterian Church  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Date:
May 13, 1878
Topic:
Deaths  Search this
Funeral service  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_656

Secretary Baird's Office in Smithsonian Institution Building

Author:
Smillie, T. W (Thomas William) 1843-1917  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building East Range  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Cyano type; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Interior
Date:
1878
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Office Space  Search this
Standard number:
2002-10672
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8125

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