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MS 1925 Report on the geology of the Green and Colorado Rivers during J. W. Powell's second Colorado River trip

Creator:
Steward, John F. (John Fletcher), 1841-1915  Search this
Names:
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902  Search this
Extent:
24 Pages
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Place:
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
United States -- Discovery and exploration
Date:
circa 1871
Scope and Contents:
"This is John F. Steward's report of his study fo the geology of the Green and Colorado rivers during the second Powell river trip. The geological section given in pp. 3-9 is the same as that printed in pages 58-60 of Powell's (1876) "Report on the Geology of the Eastern Portion of the Uintah Mountains..." In the report Powell credits Steward with the section." -- Donald Fowler to MCB 1/22/68
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1925
Local Note:
manuscript document
Citation:
Manuscript 1925, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1925
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1925

Historie del s. d. Fernando Colombo nelle quali s'ha particolare, & vera relatione della vita, & de' fatti dell' ammiraglio d. Christoforo Colombo, suo padre : et dello scoprimento, ch'egli fece dell' Indie Occidentali, dette Mondo Nuouo, hora possedute dal Sereniss. Re Catolico nuouamente di lingua Spagnuola tradotte nell' Italiana dal s. Alfonso Vlloa

Author:
Colón, Fernando 1488-1539 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85302411 http://viaf.org/viaf/14786515  Search this
Author:
Pané, Ramón -1571 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n86075929 http://viaf.org/viaf/22191874  Search this
Printer:
Franceschi, Francesco de http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no95039644 http://viaf.org/viaf/136008689  Search this
Translator:
Ulloa, Alfonso de -approximately 1580 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n88139839 http://viaf.org/viaf/100210003  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83827146 http://viaf.org/viaf/149783636  Search this
Subject:
Columbus, Christopher Travel  Search this
Columbus, Christopher http://id.worldcat.org/fast/00028086 http://viaf.org/viaf/17231583  Search this
Physical description:
[20], 247, [1] leaves 15 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Biography
Early accounts to 1600
Biographies
Early works
Place:
America
Spain
Date:
1571
Topic:
Indians of the West Indies  Search this
Explorers  Search this
Travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration, Spanish  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Spanish  Search this
Call number:
E111 .C71 1571
E111.C71 1571
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_286108

Narrative of a voyage to the northwest coast of America in the years 1811, 1812, 1813, and 1814 or, The first American settlement of the Pacific by Gabriel Franchère; translated and edued by J.V. Huntington

Title:
Narrative of a voyage to the northwest coast of America in the years 1811, 1812, 1813, and 1814
First American settlement of the Pacific
Author:
Franchère, Gabriel 1786-1863 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr00033352 http://viaf.org/viaf/77416490  Search this
Author:
Huntington, J. V (Jedediah Vincent) 1815-1862 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr89009045 http://viaf.org/viaf/4970878  Search this
Subject:
North West Company http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50062035  Search this
North West Company http://id.worldcat.org/fast/00515653  Search this
Physical description:
376 pages frontispiece, plates 19 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Annotations (Provenance).)
Autographs (Provenance)
Blocked bindings (Binding)
Gold blocked bindings (Binding)
History
Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding)
Publishers' advertisements
Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding)
Rebacking (Binding)
Stamps (Provenance)
Place:
Oregon
Etats-Unis
Astoria (Or.)
Northwest Coast of North America
Oregon Territory
Hawai
North America
Oregon (Etats-Unis)
Astoria
Territoires du Nord-Ouest (Canada)
United States
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1854
19th century
Topic:
Fur trade  Search this
Discoveries in geography  Search this
Fourrures--Commerce  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
History  Search this
Descriptions et voyages  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Call number:
F880.F81X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_287034

Die Zweite Deutsche Nordpolarfahrt in den Jahren 1869 und 1870 unter Führung des Kapitän Karl Koldewey herausgegeben von dem Verein für die deutsche Nordpolarfahrt in Bremen

Author:
Deutsche Nordpolar-Expedition (2nd : 1869-1870) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2019187640 http://viaf.org/viaf/10146635596741981756  Search this
Koldewey, Karl, 1837-1908 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2015146666 http://viaf.org/viaf/54297298  Search this
Geographische Gesellschaft in Bremen http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no95039145 http://viaf.org/viaf/137799296  Search this
Verein für die deutsche Nordpolfahrt in Bremen  Search this
Subject:
Koldewey, Karl, 1837-1908 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2015146666 http://viaf.org/viaf/54297298  Search this
Deutsche Nordpolar-Expedition (2nd : 1869-1870) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2019187640  Search this
Germania (Schooner) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2020015826  Search this
Hansa (Schooner) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n98060635  Search this
Hansa (Schooner) http://id.worldcat.org/fast/00739425  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes illustrations (some color), portraits, color maps, diagrams 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Technical reports
Place:
Greenland
Arctic regions
Arctic Regions
Date:
1873
Topic:
Geodesy  Search this
Geology  Search this
Geomagnetism  Search this
Geophysics  Search this
Hydrography  Search this
Meteorology  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Shipwreck survival  Search this
Discovery and exploration, German  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
German  Search this
Call number:
G590 .L63 1873
G590.L63 1873
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_287052

Khronologicheskaia istorīia otkrytīia Aleutskikh Ostrovov, ili, Podvigi Rossiĭskago kupechestva s prisovokupleniem istoricheskago izviestiia o miekhovoĭ torgovilie

Author:
Berkh, Vasiliĭ Nikolaevich 1781-1834 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79134173 http://viaf.org/viaf/74990634  Search this
Former owner:
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50036506 http://viaf.org/viaf/162500  Search this
Pinart, Alphonse Louis 1852-1911 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr00032200 http://viaf.org/viaf/796055  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 111, [1], 169, [1] pages 21 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
America
Alaska
Aleutian Islands
Date:
1823
Topic:
Colonial companies  Search this
Fur trade  Search this
Discovery and exploration, Russian  Search this
History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Russian  Search this
Call number:
F951 .B512 1823
F951.B512 1823
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_287460

Random records of a lifetime, 1846-1931 [that is, 1932] [microform] : Cullings, largely personal, from the scrap heap of three score years and ten, devoted to science, literature and art

Compiler:
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Contributor:
Neary, Ella  Search this
Zilber, Susan  Search this
Author:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Subject:
Dutton, Clarence E (Clarence Edward) 1841-1912  Search this
Gilbert, Charles H (Charles Henry) 1859-1928  Search this
Hrdlička, Aleš 1869-1943  Search this
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Jackson, William Henry 1843-1942  Search this
McGee, W J 1853-1912  Search this
Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Smithsonian Institution History  Search this
National Gallery of Art (U.S. : 1906-1937)  Search this
Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
21 volumes in 22 : illustrations (mounted, part color) clippings, letters, photographs, ephemera ; 27 cm
Type:
Microforms
Place:
North America
United States
West (U.S.)
Date:
1864
1932
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Museums--History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
mfm 1200
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_382162

Crusaders of New France a chronicle of the fleur-de-lis in the wilderness by William Bennett Munro

Author:
Munro, William Bennett 1875-1957 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82090890 http://viaf.org/viaf/54285983  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 237 pages front., pl., portraits, folded map 21 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Canada
New France
Amérique
Nouvelle-France
North America
Date:
1918
To 1763 (New France)
Topic:
Canada--History--To 1763 (New France)  Search this
New France--Discovery and exploration  Search this
Discoveries in geography  Search this
History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Découverte et exploration françaises  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Call number:
F1030 .M96 1918
F1030.M96 1918
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_283283

Louisiana and the fair [microform] : an exposition of the world, its people and their achievements / J. W. Buel, editor

Author:
Buel, James W (James William) 1849-1920  Search this
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Subject:
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Physical description:
10 v. (3851 p.) : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Microforms
Place:
America
New France
Mississippi River Valley
West (U.S.)
Date:
1904
1905
[1904-05]
Topic:
Louisiana Purchase--Centennial celebrations, etc  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Spanish  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
mfm 003107.153-154.1
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_485925

Zheng He in Africa / Peter von Buol ; with contributions by Chapurukha Kusimba

Author:
Von Buol, Peter  Search this
Kusimba, Chapurukha Makokha  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Zheng, He 1371-1435 Travel  Search this
Type:
Articles
Africa, East
Place:
Kenya
Manda Island
Indian Coast (Africa)
Manda Island (Kenya)
Date:
2016
15th century
Topic:
Ming coins  Search this
Ming ships  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Chinese  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Call number:
DT433.5.A2 K37
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096393

Ibn Batuta's visit to East Africa A.D. 1332 : a translation / by G. S. P. Freeman-Grenville

Author:
Ibn Batuta 1304-1377  Search this
Freeman-Grenville, G. S. P (Grenville Stewart Parker)  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Ibn Batuta 1304-1377 Travel  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, East
Indian Coast (Africa)
Date:
1955
14th century
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
DT434.U2 U3X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1115447

The neotoma paleoecology database : a research outreach nexus / Simon James Goring, University of Wisconsin-Madison ; Russell Graham, Pennsylvania State University ; Shane Loeffler, University of Minnesota ; Amy Myrbo, University of Minnesota ; James S. Oliver, Pennsylvania State University ; Carol J. Ormand, Carleton College ; John W. Williams, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Author:
Goring, Simon James  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (21 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2018
Topic:
Paleoecology  Search this
Neotoma  Search this
Call number:
QE720 .G67 2018 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1144313

The modern biological and earth sciences / edited by Peter J. Bowler, John V. Pickstone

Author:
Bowler, Peter J  Search this
Pickstone, John V  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xxvi, 633 pages) : digital, PDF file
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2010
©2010
Topic:
Earth sciences  Search this
Life sciences  Search this
Call number:
QE33 .M63 2010 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1143310

Antarctic subglacial aquatic environments / Martin J. Siegert, Mahlon C. Kennicutt II, Robert A. Bindschadler, editors

Author:
Siegert, Martin J http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n00007138 http://viaf.org/viaf/27281797/  Search this
Kennicutt, Mahlon C http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n96013183 http://viaf.org/viaf/41100872/  Search this
Bindschadler, R. A (Robert A.) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83217820 http://viaf.org/viaf/30923210/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (vii, 246 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
Antarctica
Polar regions
Date:
2011
Topic:
Subglacial lakes--History  Search this
Subglacial lakes--Discovery and exploration  Search this
Aquatic ecology  Search this
NATURE--Ecosystems & Habitats--Lakes, Ponds & Swamps  Search this
Subglacial lakes  Search this
Call number:
GC461 .A596 2011 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1131318

Bartolome de las Casas and the conquest of the Americas / Lawrence A. Clayton

Author:
Clayton, Lawrence A http://viaf.org/viaf/146785329/  Search this
Subject:
Casas, Bartolomé de las 1484-1566 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80010286 http://viaf.org/viaf/7388985/  Search this
Casas, Bartolomé de las 1484-1566 http://id.worldcat.org/fast/fst01800698 http://viaf.org/viaf/7388985/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xv, 188 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
Latin America
America
Date:
2011
16th century
Topic:
Indians, Treatment of--History  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
Slave trade--History  Search this
Discovery and exploration, Spanish  Search this
Indians, Treatment of  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Spanish  Search this
Call number:
E125.C4 C53 2011 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1129219

Dijmphna-togtets zoologisk-botaniske udbytte Med bedrag af R. Bergh ... [et al.] ; avec des résumés en français ... ved dr. Chr. Fr. Lütken

Author:
Lütken, Chr. Fr (Christian Frederik) 1827-1901 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr00007972  Search this
Author:
Københavns universitet Zoologiske museum  Search this
Subject:
Dijmphna expedition (1882-1883)  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, 515 pages, 41 leaves of plates (2 folded) maps 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Arctic regions
Arctique, ßIles de l'
Arctic Regions
Date:
1887
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Discoveries in geography  Search this
Phanßerogames  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
QH84.L97X 1887
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_282237

The Spanish borderlands a chronicle of old Florida and the Southwest by Herbert E. Bolton

Author:
Bolton, Herbert Eugene 1870-1953 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80010488 http://viaf.org/viaf/73970955  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 320 pages front. (portrait) plates, folded map 21 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
America
Florida
Southwest, New
Spain
North America
Californie (ßEtats-Unis)
Floride (ßEtats-Unis)
New Southwest
Date:
1921
To 1565
1565-1763 (Colonie espagnole)
Topic:
Discovery and exploration, Spanish  Search this
Spanish colonies  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Spanish  Search this
History  Search this
Colonies  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Call number:
E128 .B7 1921
E128.B7 1921
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_282550

Narrative of an attempt to reach the North Pole in boats fitted for the purpose, and attached to His Majesty's ship Hecla, in the Year MDCCCXXVII, under the command of Captain William Edward Parry, R.N., F.R.S., and honorary member of the Imperial Academy of Sciences at St. Petersburg ; illustrated by plates and charts

Author:
Parry, William Edward Sir 1790-1855 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50051457 http://viaf.org/viaf/41830721  Search this
Author:
Hooker, William Jackson Sir 1785-1865 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85057744 http://viaf.org/viaf/46874997  Search this
Jameson, Robert 1774-1854 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n86084665 http://viaf.org/viaf/19895365  Search this
Ross, James Clark Sir 1800-1862 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50046289 http://viaf.org/viaf/295803503  Search this
Former owner:
Columbia College (New York, N.Y.) Library DSI  Search this
Subject:
Parry, William Edward Sir 1790-1855 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50051457 http://viaf.org/viaf/41830721  Search this
Hecla (Ship) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n86854834  Search this
Hecla (Ship) http://id.worldcat.org/fast/00615835  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, [2], 229, [1] pages, [7] leaves of plates (1 folded) illustrations, maps 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Arctic regions
Norway
Spitsbergen Island
North Pole
Arctic Ocean
Arctic Regions
Date:
1828
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Discoveries in geography  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
G700 1827 .P37 1828
G700 1827.P4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_277985

Khronologicheskaia istorīia otkrytīia Aleutskikh ostrovov

Author:
Berkh, Vasiliĭ Nikolaevich 1781-1834 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79134173 http://viaf.org/viaf/74990634  Search this
Physical description:
169, [2] pages 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
America
Alaska
Aleutian Islands
Date:
1823
Topic:
Colonial companies  Search this
Fur trade  Search this
Discovery and exploration, Russian  Search this
History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Russian  Search this
Call number:
F951 .B512
F951.B512
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_279991

Khronologicheskaia istorīia voekhʺ puteshestvīĭ vʺ severnyia poliarnyia strany sʺ prisovokuplenīemʺ obozrenīia fizicheskikhʺ saoĭstvʺ togo kraia

Author:
Berkh, Vasiliĭ Nikolaevich 1781-1834 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79134173 http://viaf.org/viaf/74990634  Search this
Former owner:
Pinart, A. L (Alphonse Louis) 1852-1911 DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr00032200 http://viaf.org/viaf/796055  Search this
Bibliotheca Sobolewskiana DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 volume in 1, [14] folded leaves of plates illustrations, maps 25 cm
Type:
Books
Illustrated works
Lithographs
Place:
Arctic regions
Northeast Passage
Northwest Passage
Northwest Coast of North America
Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
Arctic Ocean
Arctic Regions
Russia
Date:
1821
1823
1820-1830
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Fur trade  Search this
Discoveries in geography  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
G639 .B512 1821
G639.B512
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_279994

Puteshestvi̐e Kapitana Billingsa chrez Chukotskuiu zemliu ot Beringova proliva de Nizhnekolymskago ostroga i plavani̐e Kapitana Galla na sudnie Chërnom Orlie po Soverovostochnomu okeanu v 1791 godu. S prilozheni̐em slovaria drenadtsati nariechii̐ dikikh narodov, nabliudeni̐ia nad stuzheiu v Verkhnekolymskom ostrogie, i nastarleni̐a dannago Kapitanu Billingsu iz Gosudartsvennoi̐ admiraltei̐str-kollegi̐ Garrilom Sarychem

Author:
Sarychev, Gavriil Andreevich 1763-1831 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83198765 http://viaf.org/viaf/12650575  Search this
Subject:
Billings, Joseph 1761-1806 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83201018 http://viaf.org/viaf/5281920  Search this
Gall, Roman Romanovich 1761-1844 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2004074598 http://viaf.org/viaf/68144648424713341817  Search this
Billings, Joseph 1761-1806 http://id.worldcat.org/fast/00120031 http://viaf.org/viaf/5281920  Search this
Gall, Roman Romanovich 1761-1844 http://id.worldcat.org/fast/01599510 http://viaf.org/viaf/68144648424713341817  Search this
Chernyï Orel (Ship)  Search this
Chernyĭ Orel (Ship) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2004074599  Search this
Geograficheskaïä i astronomicheskaïä ëkspediẗs̈iïä v severovostochnye chasti Rosii, 1785-1794  Search this
Chernyï Orel (Ship) http://id.worldcat.org/fast/00792776  Search this
Physical description:
[2], iv, 191 pages, [3] folded leaves of plates illustrations, maps 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Alaska
Aleutian Islands (Alaska)
Arctic regions
Siberia (Russia)
Arctic Regions
Date:
1811
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
G700 1791 .S27 1811
G700 1791.S35
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_279995

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