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Agassiz, Louis (1807-1873), Photo, head & shoulders, 45,899; Engraving, standing figure, 49,784 H

Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Scientists and Inventors Portrait File, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Scientists and Inventors Portrait File: photoprints
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85c2424c0-5f0f-4f3a-9156-9f4a6a07c5f7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0315-ref528

A journey in Brazil. By Professor and Mrs. Louis Agassiz

Author:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Agassiz, Elizabeth Cabot Cary 1822-1907  Search this
Publisher:
Ticknor and Fields  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 540 pages. frontispiece, illustrations, plates. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Amazon Valley
Brazil
Date:
1868
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F2513 .A26
F2513.A26
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_126860

Principles of zoology touching the structure, development, distribution, and natural arrangement of the races of animals, living and extinct with numerous illustrations : Part 1, Comparative physiology : for the use of schools and colleges by Louis Agassiz and A.A. Gould

Author:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873,  Search this
Author:
Gould, Augustus A (Augustus Addison) 1805-1866  Search this
Physical description:
239, [13] pages illustrations, map 20 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1863
Topic:
Physiology, Comparative  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Call number:
QL45 .A26 1863
QL45.A26 1863
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_283335

Conchyliologie minéralogique de la Grande Bretagne par James Sowerby ; traduit de l'anglais par E. Desor ; atec [i.e., avec] un avant-propos et des notes contenant de nombreuses additions et rectifications par L. Agassiz

Author:
Sowerby, James 1757-1822  Search this
Writer of introduction:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Translator:
Desor, É (Édouard),) 1811-1882  Search this
Former owner:
Gaudry, Albert 1827-1908 DSI  Search this
Lithographer:
Nicolet, Hercule  Search this
Illustrator:
Sonrel, Antoine  Search this
Publisher:
Jent & Gassmann  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes illustrations, 403 hand-colored plates 22 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1845
Topic:
Mollusks  Search this
Mollusks, Fossil  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Call number:
QE801 .S6914 1837
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1046550

Jean Louis Agassiz

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Date:
c. 1840s
Topic:
SI, Early History  Search this
Biologists  Search this
Biology  Search this
Regents  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Standard number:
79-10451
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9582

Jean Louis Agassiz

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8x10; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Date:
1870
Topic:
SI, Early History  Search this
Biologists  Search this
Biology  Search this
Regents  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Standard number:
2002-10678
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9583

Jean Louis Agassiz & Louis de Pourtales

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Topic:
de Pourtales, Louis Francois  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Standard number:
79-10455
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9584

Smithsonian Regent Louis Agassiz Supports Separating National Museum from Smithsonian

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
National Collections  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology  Search this
Date:
March 15, 1863
Topic:
Finances  Search this
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12558

Joseph Henry's Letter to Louis Agassiz (June 10, 1863)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 7w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Date:
June 10, 1863
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Specimens  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Letters  Search this
Exchanges, Literary and scientific  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-0044 and SIA2012-0045 and SIA2012-0046 and SIA2012-0047
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13117

Joseph Henry's Letter to Alexander Agassiz (October 18, 1877)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Agassiz, Alexander  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 3 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 6 3/4w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Switzerland
Date:
October 18, 1877
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-3123 and SIA2012-3124 and SIA2012-3125
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13346

Joseph Henry's Letter to Louis Agassiz (August 13-28, 1864)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
United States Coast Survey  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 6 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 6 3/4w x 10h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Date:
August 13-28, 1864
Topic:
Letters  Search this
Public officers  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Health  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-3525 and SIA2012-3526 and SIA2012-3527 and SIA2012-3528 and SIA2012-3529 and SIA2012-3530
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13381

Joseph Henry's Letter to Alexander Agassiz (February 6, 1874)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Von Martius, C. F. P  Search this
Agassiz, Alexander  Search this
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Corcoran Gallery of Art  Search this
United States Light House Board  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4; Color: Color; Size: 10.00w x 7.77h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Brazil
Germany
Switzerland
Date:
February 6, 1874
Topic:
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Expeditions  Search this
Reports  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Fishes  Search this
Letters  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-6804 and SIA2012-6805 and SIA2012-6806 and SIA2012-6807
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13402
Online Media:

Joseph Henry's Letter to Louis Agassiz (November 12, 1872)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
United States Congress House  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
United States Light House Board  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 ; Color: Color ; Size: 7.97w x 10.00h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Cambridge, MA
Switzerland
Date:
November 12, 1872
Topic:
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Political science  Search this
Science  Search this
Meetings  Search this
Appropriations hearings  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Letters  Search this
Physical sciences  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-7631 and SIA2012-7632
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13416
Online Media:

Joseph Henry's Letter to Louis Agassiz (November 24, 1870)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 10 ; Color: Color ; Size: 7.79w x 10.00h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Washington (D.C.)
Europe
Switzerland
Date:
November 24, 1870
Topic:
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Science  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Paleontologists  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Letters  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-7621 and SIA2012-7622 and SIA2012-7623 and SIA2012-7624 and SIA2012-7625 and SIA2012-7626 and SIA2012-7627 and SIA2012-7628 and SIA2012-7629 and SIA2012-7630
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13417
Online Media:

Portrait of Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz (1807-1873) and Louis Francois de Pourtales (1824-1880)

Creator:
Sonrel, Antoine  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Pourtalès, L. F. de (Louis François de) 1824-1880  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs); 4.25 x 2.5;
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1870
Between 1870 and 1873
Topic:
Portraits, Group  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27_013]
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_403394
Online Media:

Portrait of Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz (1807-1873) and Louis Francois de Pourtales (1824-1880)

Creator:
Sonrel, Antoine  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Pourtalès, L. F. de (Louis François de) 1824-1880  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs); 4.25 x 2.5;
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1870
Between 1870 and 1873
Topic:
Portraits, Group  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27_014]
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_403395
Online Media:

Portrait of Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz (1807-1873)

Creator:
Sonrel, Antoine  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs); 4.25 x 2.5;
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1870
January 10, 1870
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27_015]
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_403396
Online Media:

Portrait of Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz (1807-1873)

Creator:
Purdy & Frear  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs);
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1860
Circa 1860s
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27_016]
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_403397
Online Media:

Portrait of Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz (1807-1873)

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs); 4.25 x 2.5;
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1873
Before 1873
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27_017]
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_403398
Online Media:

Portrait of Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz (1807-1873)

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 7.25 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1873
Before 1873
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27_018]
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_403399
Online Media:

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