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Stones for building and decoration

Author:
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85802333 http://viaf.org/viaf/30299489  Search this
Physical description:
9, 506 pages illustrations, plates
Type:
Books
Date:
1897
Topic:
Building stones  Search this
Call number:
TN950.M55 1897
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_287102

An introduction to geology : intended to convey a practical knowledge of the science, and comprising the most important recent discoveries, with explanations of the facts and phenomena which serve to confirm or invalidate various geological theories / by Robert Bakewell

Title:
Bakewell's introduction to geology with Silliman's appendix
Author:
Bakewell, Robert 1768-1843  Search this
Silliman, Benjamin 1779-1864  Search this
Former owner:
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Merritt, John C. DSI  Search this
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927 DSI  Search this
Lithographer:
Pendleton's Lithography  Search this
Engraver:
Daggett & Ely  Search this
N. & S.S. Jocelyn (Firm) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 479, [1] p., [1], 8 [i.e. 9] leaves of plates (5 folded) : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1833
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE26 .B16 1833
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_514162

Reports of explorations and surveys, to ascertain the most practicable and economical route for a railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean / made under the direction of the secretary of war, in 1853-[6] ..

Title:
Pacific railroad surveys
Pacific railroad reports
Explorations and surveys to ascertain the most practicable and economical route for a railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean
Pacific railroad explorations DSI
Author:
United States War Department  Search this
Editor:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Printer:
Ford, Thomas H. approximately 1837-  Search this
Harris, William A (William Alexander) 1805-1864  Search this
Nicholson, A. O. P (Alfred Osborn Pope) 1808-1876  Search this
Tucker, Nathaniel Beverley 1820-1890  Search this
Illustrator:
Campbell, Albert H (Albert Henry) 1826-1899  Search this
Egloffstein, Gottfried Friedrich Ernst Freiherr von und zu 1768-1848  Search this
Koppel, Charles  Search this
Richard, John H. approximately 1807-  Search this
Tidball, John C (John Caldwell) 1825-1906  Search this
Young, J. H (James Hamilton)  Search this
Young, J. J.  Search this
Engraver:
Hinshelwood, Robert 1812-1879  Search this
Hunt, Samuel Valentine 1803-1893  Search this
Metzeroth, R (Robert)  Search this
Pinkney, Samuel J.  Search this
F. Artos & Co.  Search this
Wood engraver:
Orr, Nathaniel  Search this
Lithographer:
Bien, Julius 1826-1909  Search this
Siebert, Selmar  Search this
Ackerman Lithr.  Search this
Julius Bien & Co.  Search this
Herline & Hensel  Search this
Hoffman, Knickerbocker & Co.  Search this
Sarony, Major & Knapp Lith,.  Search this
T. Sinclair's Lith.  Search this
Former owner:
Lubrecht, Harry 1908-1997 DSI  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Dwight, Jonathan 1858-1929 DSI  Search this
Tucker, Marcia Brady DSI  Search this
Whitman, William 1842-1928 DSI  Search this
Corning, Erastus 1794-1872 DSI  Search this
Berkeley Divinity School DSI  Search this
Compiler:
United States Army Corps of Engineers  Search this
Bookseller:
John Howell Books (San Francisco, Calif.) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
12 volumes in 13, leaves of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 30 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Maps
Place:
West (U.S.)
California
United States
Date:
1855
1860
19th Century
Topic:
Pacific railroads--Explorations and surveys  Search this
Discoveries in geography--American  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F593 .U59
F593 .U59 1855
F593.U59
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400661

American geology, containing a statement of the principles of the science : with full illustrations of the characteristic American fossils : to be published in four parts, with an atlas and a geological map of the United States. Part 1 / by Ebenezer Emmons

Author:
Emmons, Ebenezer 1799-1863  Search this
Former owner:
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Gray, Sprague & Co.  Search this
Physical description:
2 parts in 1 volume, leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
United States
Date:
1854
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Call number:
QE26 .E53X 1854
QE26.E53X 1854
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_337069

Catalogue of the type and figured specimens of fossils, minerals, rocks, and ores in the Department of geology, United States National museum, prepared under the direction of George P. Merrill ..

Author:
United States National Museum  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929  Search this
Schuchert, Charles 1858-1942  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. 25 cm
Type:
Catalogs and collections
Date:
1905
1907
1905-07
Topic:
Fossils  Search this
Call number:
QE51 .U55X
QE51.U55X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_291512

Description géologique des environs de Paris, par MM. G. Cuvier et Alex. Brongniart

Author:
Cuvier, Georges baron 1769-1832  Search this
Brongniart, Alexandre 1770-1847  Search this
Brongniart, Adolphe 1801-1876  Search this
Former owner:
Jackson, Charles T (Charles Thomas) 1805-1880 DSI  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[6], VIII, 428 [i.e. 426] p., [17] leaves of plates (2 folded, 2 col.) : ill., 2 maps ; 31 cm. (4to)
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
France
Paris
Date:
1822
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Call number:
QE268 .C99
QE268.C99
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_203437

Outlines of geology, prepared for the use of the junior class of Columbia College / by James Renwick

Author:
Renwick, James 1792-1863  Search this
Former owner:
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Columbia College (Columbia University) Curricula  Search this
Physical description:
96 p. ; 20 cm
Type:
Outlines, syllabi, etc
Date:
1838
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Geology--Study and teaching (Higher)  Search this
Call number:
QE41 .R46 1838
QE41.R42
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_165509

Elements of geology / by Charles Lyell

Author:
Lyell, Charles Sir 1797-1875  Search this
Former owner:
Gibbes, Lewis Reeve 1810-1894 DSI  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xi, [2], 14-316 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1839
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE26 .L937 1839
QE28.L47 1839
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_100887

Report on the geology, mineralogy, botany, and zoology of Massachusetts : made and published by order of the government of that state : in four parts: Part I. Economical geology. Part II. T opographical geology. Part III. Scientific geology. Part IV. Catalogues of animals and plants : with a descriptive list of the specimens of rocks and minerals collected for the government : illustrated by numerous wood cuts and an atlas of plates / by Edward Hitchcock, professor of chemistry and natural history in Amherst College

Author:
Massachusetts Geological Survey  Search this
Hitchcock, Edward 1793-1864  Search this
Former owner:
Tucker, Marcia Brady DSI  Search this
Mearns, Edgar Alexander 1856-1916 DSI  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 700 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. + 1 atlas (19 leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., cross sections, maps, table ; 23 x 29 cm.)
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Massachusetts
Date:
1833
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Mineralogy  Search this
Botany  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Call number:
QE123 .A23 1833
QE123.A23
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_74700

Transactions of the Geological Society of Pennsylvania : vol. 1, part 1-[2]

Author:
Geological Society of Pennsylvania  Search this
Former owner:
Latham, Allen 1792-1871 DSI  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 pts. in 2 v., [26] leaves of plates (19 folded) : ill. (lithographs), maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Directories
Place:
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Date:
1834
1835
1834-1835
Topic:
Geology--Societies, etc  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Call number:
QE1 .G3435t 1834
QE1.G3435t
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_89310

Unidentified Group Portrait

Subject:
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929  Search this
Burton, H. F  Search this
Miller, A. W  Search this
Whitaker, S. F  Search this
Armstrong, L. K  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1870
C. 1870
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007177 [SIA2018-111372]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397060

Letter from Albert C. Peale to George P. Merrill

Creator:
Peale, A. C (Albert Charles) 1849-1914  Search this
Subject:
Peale, A. C (Albert Charles) 1849-1914  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929  Search this
Physical description:
Photographic prints; 9.5 x 12
Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Date:
1894
July 7, 1894
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007177 [SIA2017-014642]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395114

Merle Crisler Foshag with George P. Merrill

Subject:
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929  Search this
Foshag, Merle Crisler  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Geology  Search this
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 3.25;
Type:
Lantern slides
Date:
1926
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-492 [SIA2012-2804]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367779

Agency history, 1897-1963

Creator:
United States National Museum Department of Geology  Search this
Subject:
Bassler, Ray S (Ray Smith) 1878-  Search this
Cooper, G. Arthur (Gustav Arthur) 1902-2000  Search this
Foshag, William F (William Frederick) 1894-1956  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1897
1897-1963
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00045
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217947

Agency history, 1897-1942

Creator:
United States National Museum Division of Physical and Chemical Geology (Systematic and Applied)  Search this
Subject:
Foshag, William F (William Frederick) 1894-1956  Search this
Henderson, Edward P (Edward Porter) 1898-  Search this
Shannon, Earl V (Earl Victor) 1895-  Search this
Gilbert, Chester Garfield  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929  Search this
Laney, Francis Baker 1875-1938  Search this
Martin, James C  Search this
Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division ofPhysical and Chemical Geology (Systematic and Applied)  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1897
1897-1942
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00047
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218110

Genesis and geology, or, An investigation into the reconciliation of the modern doctrines of geology with the declarations of scripture / by Denis Crofton ; with an introduction by Edward Hitchcock

Title:
Genesis and geology
Investigation into the reconciliation of the modern doctrines of geology with the declarations of scripture
Author:
Crofton, Denis  Search this
Hitchcock, Edward 1793-1864  Search this
Former owner:
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Mercantile Library Association of Baltimore DSI  Search this
Physical description:
vii, [4], 12-99 p. ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1853
Topic:
Bible and geology  Search this
Geology  Search this
Religion and science  Search this
Call number:
BS657 .C76 1853
BS657.C94
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_122926

Narrative of an expedition through the upper Mississippi to Itasca Lake, the actual source of this river : embracing an exploratory trip through the St. Croix and Burntwood (or Broule) Rivers, in 1832 / under the direction of Henry R. Schoolcraft

Title:
Expedition Lake Itasca
Expedition through upper Mississippi DSI
Author:
Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe 1793-1864  Search this
Printer:
Whitney, George Lewis 1807-1867  Search this
Ill:
Allen, James 1806-1846  Search this
Former owner:
Wineland, Lloyd G. DSI  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe 1793-1864 DSI  Search this
Mercantile Library Association (Boston, Mass.) DSI  Search this
Boston Public Library DSI  Search this
Engraver:
LeCount & Hammond  Search this
Physical description:
[2], 307, [1] p., [5] leaves of plates (2 folded) : maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Minnesota
Mississippi River
Saint Croix River (Wis. and Minn.)
United States
Date:
1834
1789-1869
Topic:
Government relations  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Ojibwa language  Search this
Sources  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Exploring expeditions  Search this
Call number:
F597 .S36 1834X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_101978

Geological essays, or, An enquiry into some of the geological phenomena to be found in various parts of America, and elsewhere / by Horace H. Hayden

Title:
Geological essays
Enquiry into some of the geological phenomena to be found in various parts of America, and elsewhere
Author:
Hayden, Horace H. 1769-1844  Search this
Former owner:
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 412 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1820
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE35 .H414 1820
QE35.H414
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_120554

Geological text-book, for aiding the study of North American geology : being a systematic arrangement of facts, collected by the author and his pupils : under the patronage of the Hon. Stephen Van Rensselaer / by Amos Eaton

Title:
Eaton's Geological text-book. Second edition DSI
Author:
Eaton, Amos 1776-1842  Search this
Van Rensselaer, Stephen 1764-1839  Search this
Former owner:
Lea, Isaac 1792-1886 DSI  Search this
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
134 p., [5] leaves of plates : ill. (lithographs) ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
Erie Canal (N.Y.)
Date:
1832
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE145 .E29 1832
QE145.E14 1832
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_122556

Lectures on geology; being outlines of the science : delivered in the New-York Athenaeum, in the year 1825 / by Jer. Van Rensselaer

Author:
Van Rensselaer, Jeremiah 1793-1871  Search this
Former owner:
Merrill, George P (George Perkins) 1854-1929 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, [1], 14-358 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1825
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE35 .V36 1825
QE35.V27
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_129075

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