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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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Engraving of snake species "Dryophis vittatus"

Original artist:
Richard, John H.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall materials)
ink (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 26.8 cm x 33.7 cm; 10 9/16 in x 13 1/4 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
1855
ID Number:
2008.0175.30
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.30
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Engraving of lizard species "Proctotretus Tenius, Proctoretus Femoratus, and Proctotretus Stantoni"

Original artist:
Richard, John H.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall materials)
ink (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 26 cm x 34 cm; 10 1/4 in x 13 3/8 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date of book publication:
1855
ID Number:
2008.0175.29
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.29
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Engraving of lizard species "Cnemidophorus Presignis"

Original artist:
Richard, John H.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall materials)
ink (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 33.5 cm x 26 cm; 13 3/16 in x 10 1/4 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date of book publication:
1855
ID Number:
2008.0175.25
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.25
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Engraving of snake species "Elaps nigrocinctus"

Original artist:
Richard, John H.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Book printer, publisher:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Girard, Charles  Search this
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall materials)
ink (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 26.8 cm x 33.9 cm; 10 9/16 in x 13 3/8 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date of book publication:
1855
ID Number:
2008.0175.08
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.08
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Engraving of fossilized "Mastodon Andium"

Original artist:
Richard, John H.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 cm x 26 cm; 13 3/8 in x 10 1/4 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date of book publication:
1855
ID Number:
2008.0175.24
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.24
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Engraving of fish and frog species "Trichomycterus Maculatus, Cheiroden Pisciculus, Cystignathus Taeniatus, and Phyllobates Auratus"

Original artist:
Richard, John H.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Girard, Charles  Search this
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall materials)
ink (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 34 cm x 25.8 cm; 13 3/8 in x 10 3/16 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date of book publication:
1855
ID Number:
2008.0175.16
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.16
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmah_802189

Engraving of fish species "Nematoenys inermis"

Original artist:
Richard, John H.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Dougal, William H.  Search this
Printer:
Nicholson, A. O. P.  Search this
Publisher:
United States Navy  Search this
Author:
Girard, Charles  Search this
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall materials)
ink (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 26.5 cm x 33.6 cm; 10 7/16 in x 13 1/4 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
1855
ID Number:
2008.0175.17
Accession number:
2008.0175
Catalog number:
2008.0175.17
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edanmdm:nmah_802195

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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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_803333

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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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1336263

Captain James Melville Gilliss, U.S.N., (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sparrow, Louise Kidder 1884-1979  Search this
Subject:
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
United States Naval Observatory 3450 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20392
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Science--Astronomer  Search this
Occupation--Military--Captain  Search this
Control number:
IAS 71501144
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_450501

Captain James Melville Gilliss, U.S.N., (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sparrow, Louise Kidder 1884-1979  Search this
Subject:
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
University of Chile National Astronomical Obervatory Santiago Chile
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Science--Astronomer  Search this
Occupation--Military--Captain  Search this
Control number:
IAS 71501145
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_450502

Captain James Melville Gilliss, U.S.N., (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Sparrow, Louise Kidder 1884-1979  Search this
Subject:
Gilliss, James Melville  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Science--Astronomer  Search this
Occupation--Military--Captain  Search this
Control number:
IAS 71501215
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_450574

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