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Outlines of general zoology

Title:
General zoology
Co-author:
Girard, Charles 1822-1895  Search this
Cassin, John 1813-1869  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Haldeman, Samuel Stehman 1812-1880  Search this
Publisher:
Garrigue, Rudolph Peter 1822-1891  Search this
Former owner:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 DSI  Search this
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Inscriber:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[4], [ix]-xxi, 502, xvi pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1851
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Call number:
QL45 .O98 1851
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_933022

A treatise on the geography and classification of animals / by William Swainson

Title:
Geography & classification of animals
Author:
Swainson, William 1789-1855  Search this
Lardner, Dionysius 1793-1859  Search this
Former owner:
Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman) 1887-1984 DSI  Search this
Emery, G. E. DSI  Search this
Cassin, John 1813-1869 DSI  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
vii, [1], 367, [1] p. : ill., port. ; 18 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1835
Topic:
Zoogeography  Search this
Animals  Search this
Call number:
QL45 .S97 1835
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_549501

Lithograph of bird species "Buteo calurus"

Original artist:
Cassin, John  Search this
Publisher:
U.S. War Department  Search this
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Topographic Command  Search this
Author:
Beckwith, Edward Griffin  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Bowen & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 cm x 23.6 cm; 7 1/16 in x 9 5/16 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Hand-Color Lithograph
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date on report:
1854
Date printed in book:
1859
ID Number:
GA.16332.017
Accession number:
1930.110179
Catalog number:
16332.017
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Chrysomitris marginalis [Bonaparte] male and female

Book printer, publisher:
Nicholson, A.O.P.  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
Original artist:
Dreser, William  Search this
Graphic artist:
Sinclair, Thomas  Search this
Author of the birds section:
Cassin, John  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 32.6 cm x 25.5 cm; 12 13/16 in x 10 1/16 in
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Lithograph
Location of book publication:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Associated Place:
South America
Date of book publication:
1855
Subject:
Birds  Search this
Exploration and Discovery  Search this
U.S. Congress  Search this
U. S. Navy  Search this
South America  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0175.04
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.04
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Ericornis melanura [Gray] adult and Scytalopus fuscus [Gould] adult

Book printer, publisher:
Nicholson, A.O.P.  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
Graphic artist:
Sinclair, Thomas  Search this
Original artist:
Dreser, William  Search this
Author of the birds section:
Cassin, John  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall materials)
ink (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 25.9 cm x 33 cm; 10 3/16 in x 13 in
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Lithographic Processes
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Associated Place:
South America
Date of book publication:
1855
Subject:
U.S. Congress  Search this
Birds  Search this
South America  Search this
U. S. Navy  Search this
Exploration and Discovery  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0175.07
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.07
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Lithograph of bird species "Ericornis Melanura and Scytalopus Fuscus"

Graphic artist:
Sinclair, Thomas  Search this
Original artist:
Dreser, William  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25.7 cm x 32.9 cm; 10 1/8 in x 12 15/16 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Lithograph
Location of book publication:
United States: District of Columbia
Location of print publication:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Associated Place:
South America
Date of book publication:
1855
Subject:
South America  Search this
Birds  Search this
U.S. Congress  Search this
U. S. Navy  Search this
Exploration and Discovery  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0175.05
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.05
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Chromolithograph of bird species "Euphonia Rufiventris adult male and Chlorophonia Occipitalis adulte male"

Graphic artist:
Sinclair, Thomas  Search this
Original artist:
Dreser, William  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 cm x 33 cm; 9 13/16 in x 13 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Lithograph
Location of book publication:
United States: District of Columbia
Associated Place:
South America
Date of book publication:
1855
Subject:
Birds  Search this
South America  Search this
Exploration and Discovery  Search this
U.S. Congress  Search this
U. S. Navy  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0175.06
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.06
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Chromolithograph of bird species "Phalacrocorax Brasilianus"

Graphic artist:
Sinclair, Thomas  Search this
Original artist:
Dreser, William  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall materials)
ink (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 25.6 cm x 33 cm; 10 1/16 in x 13 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Lithograph
Location of book publication:
United States: District of Columbia
Location of print publication:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date of book publication:
1855
ID Number:
2008.0175.02
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.02
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Lithograph of bird species "Chrysomitris Marginalis"

Graphic artist:
Sinclair, Thomas  Search this
Dreser, William  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25.6 cm x 32.8 cm; 10 1/16 in x 12 15/16 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia
Associated Place:
South America
Date made:
1855
Subject:
Birds  Search this
Exploration and Discovery  Search this
U.S. Congress  Search this
U. S. Navy  Search this
South America  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0175.03
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.03
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Lithograph of "Indian Antiquities" pottery artifacts

Original artist:
Wallis, O. J.  Search this
Dreser, William  Search this
Herbst, Francis  Search this
Richard, John H.  Search this
Stanley, John Mix  Search this
Siebert, Selmar  Search this
Graphic artist:
Sinclair, Thomas  Search this
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Duval, Peter S.  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Ewbank, Thomas  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton  Search this
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 cm x 24 cm; 11 13/16 in x 9 7/16 in
overall: 48 cm x 29.7 cm; 18 7/8 in x 11 11/16 in
Object Name:
Senate Book of U.S. Naval Astonomical Expedition
book
Object Type:
Lithograph
Engraving
Hand-Color Lithograph
Chromolithograph
Book print location:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Print location of some prints:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Associated Place:
South America
Date made:
1855
Subject:
Anthropolgy  Search this
Amphibians  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Navy  Search this
U.S. Congress  Search this
South America  Search this
Environmental History  Search this
Birds  Search this
Fish  Search this
Fossils  Search this
Shells  Search this
Indians  Search this
Reptiles  Search this
Maps  Search this
Exploration and Discovery  Search this
ID Number:
2007.0204.01
Accession number:
2007.0204
Catalog number:
2007.0204.01
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Lagenorhynehus lateralis, Delphinus borealis (now Stenella coeruleoalba - striped dolphin and lissodelphis - northern right whale)

Associated Name:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, W. H.  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 43.2 cm x 28.6 cm; 17 in x 11 1/4 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.404
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Wilkes Blocks
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edanmdm:nmah_600643

Cathartes jota, Molina (now Cathartes aura jota - Turkey vulture)

Associated Name:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
White, G. G.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, W. H.  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 43 cm x 28.6 cm; 16 15/16 in x 11 1/4 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.405
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National Museum of American History
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Accipiter rufitorques (now Fiji Goshawk)

Associated Name:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Rawdon, Wright and Hatch  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 43.6 cm x 28.9 cm; 17 3/16 in x 11 3/8 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.406
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Buteo varius, Buteo ventralis (now Buteo polyosoma - Red backed hawk and Buteo ventralis - Rufous tailed hawk)

Associated Name:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
White, G. G.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, W. H.  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 43.1 cm x 28.6 cm; 16 15/16 in x 11 1/4 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.407
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National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600646

Carpophaga Wilkesii (now Ducula aurorae - Polynesian imperial pigeon)

Associated Name:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Hinshelwood, Robert  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 42.9 cm x 28.4 cm; 16 7/8 in x 11 3/16 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.408
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Carpophaga latrans (now Ducula latrans - Peale's imperial pigeon)

Associated Name:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, W. H.  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 43.1 cm x 28.6 cm; 16 15/16 in x 11 1/4 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.409
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Carpophaga bicolor (now Ducula bicolor - Pied imperial pigeon)

Associated Name:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Newton, W.G.  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 43 cm x 28.4 cm; 16 15/16 in x 11 3/16 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.410
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Carpophaga microcera (now Ducula pacifica mocrocera - Pacific imperial pigeon)

Associated Name:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Sheppard, E.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, W. H.  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 43.1 cm x 28.7 cm; 16 15/16 in x 11 5/16 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.411
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_600650

Ptilonopus purpuratus (now Grey Green Fruit Dove, Ptilonopus purpuratus (Society Islands))

Associated Name:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Rolph, J.  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, C.  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 43.3 cm x 28.7 cm; 17 1/16 in x 11 5/16 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
ID Number:
1999.0145.412
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Engraved printing plate "Ptilouopus Perousei"

Publisher:
Wilkes, Charles  Search this
Original artist:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Graphic artist:
Hinshelwood, Robert  Search this
Printer:
Sherman, Conger  Search this
Author:
Cassin, John  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43.3 cm x 28.8 cm; 17 1/16 in x 11 5/16 in
Object Name:
Plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1858
Related event:
U.S. Exploring Expedition  Search this
Related Publication:
The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Related Web Publication:
http://www.sil.si.edu/digitalcollections/usexex/index.htm
ID Number:
1999.0145.413
Catalog number:
1999.0145.413
Accession number:
1999.0145
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