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The northern goldfields diaries of Thomas Baines; edited by J. P. R. Wallis

Author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Wallis, J. P. R (John Peter Richard) 1880-1957  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. fronts. (1 col.) illus., plates (part col.) ports., maps (part fold.) 27 cm
Type:
Books
Sources
Place:
Matabeleland
Zimbabwe
Date:
1946
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DT964.M4B3X 1946
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400378

Thomas Baines : an artist in the service of science in Southern Africa : paintings from the collections of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and the Natural History Museum, London / edited by Michael Stevenson

Author:
Stevenson, Michael 1966-  Search this
Christie, Manson & Woods  Search this
Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)  Search this
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew  Search this
Natural History Museum (London, England)  Search this
Subject:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Physical description:
211 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
In art
Place:
Africa, Southern
Great Britain
Date:
1999
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Artists  Search this
Call number:
DT1068.B35 T56 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_739834

Thomas Baines : an artist in the service of science in Southern Africa : paintings from the collections of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and the Natural History Museum, London / edited by Michael Stevenson

Author:
Stevenson, Michael 1966-  Search this
Christie, Manson & Woods  Search this
Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)  Search this
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew  Search this
Natural History Museum (London, England)  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Physical description:
211 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
In art
Place:
Africa, Southern
Great Britain
Date:
1999
[1999]
Topic:
Explorers  Search this
Artists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_899845

Scenes in hot latitudes and travels in search of the source of the Wishi Washi to its junction with the Puddi Muddi by A. Myth, M.D

Author:
Myth, A  Search this
Supposed author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Kirk, John Sir 1832-1922  Search this
Author:
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Stanley, Henry M (Henry Morton) 1841-1904  Search this
Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)  Search this
Physical description:
1 album (33 paintings) 51 cm
Type:
Caricatures and cartoons
Paintings (visual works).)
Place:
Africa
Date:
1870
1889
Topic:
Africans  Search this
Racism in cartoons  Search this
Discoveries in geography  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
Art044
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1047398

Paxton's flower garden / by Profesor Lindley and Sir Joseph Paxton ; revised by Thomas Baines ... ; with coloured plates ..

Author:
Lindley, John 1799-1865  Search this
Paxton, Joseph Sir 1803-1865  Search this
Editor:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Illustrator:
Fitch, W. H (Walter Hood) 1817-1892  Search this
Donor:
Hewitt, Eleanor 1864-1924 DSI  Search this
Hewitt, Sarah 1859-1930 DSI  Search this
Hewitt, Amelia Bowman 1856-1922 DSI  Search this
Smith, John Donnell 1829-1928 DSI  Search this
Lithographer:
Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co.  Search this
Physical description:
3 volumes (iv, 195, [1] ; [2], 183, [1] ; [2], 179, [7] pages), 108 leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1882
1884
Topic:
Flowers  Search this
Call number:
SB407 .L74 1882
SB407.L74 1882
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_387409

Independent, fearless and rather bold : historical narrative on the Ghanzi Bushmen of Botswana

Author:
Guenther, Mathias Georg  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Chapman, James 1831-1872  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Botswana
Ghanzi District.)
Date:
1993
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
Q85.8 .J865
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_916740

Journal of residence in Africa, 1842-1853. Edited with intod., notes and map[s] by R.F. Kennedy

Author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. illus., maps (2 fold.) 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Cape of Good Hope (South Africa)
Date:
1961
1964
1961-64
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT2020 .B16 1961
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_480285

Settlers and travellers : different ideas of "home" in the representation of the South African landscape by Thomas Bowler (1812-1869) and Thomas Baines (1820-1875) / Michael Godby

Title:
Different ideas of "home" in the representation of the South African landscape by Thomas Bowler (1812-1869) and Thomas Baines (1820-1875)
Author:
Godby, Michael  Search this
Subject:
Bowler, Thomas William d. 1869 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
18 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1994
[1994?]
19th century
Topic:
Landscape painting  Search this
Landscape painting, South African  Search this
South Africa in art  Search this
Call number:
ND1367.S65 G57 1994a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_500334

Souvenir catalogue of the Thomas Baines exhibition, May 14th to July 17th, 1960 / Rhodes National Gallery

Author:
Rhodes National Gallery (Zimbabwe)  Search this
Subject:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Physical description:
[40] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1960
[1960]
19th century
Topic:
Painting, English  Search this
Call number:
ND497.B16 S719 1960
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_456464

Thomas Baines and the colonisation of space

Author:
Van der Watt, Liese  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, Southern
Date:
1993
19th century
Topic:
Landscape painting  Search this
Call number:
N8.A34 A78
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_494717

Thomas Baines : Eastern Cape sketches, 1848-1852 / Jane Carruthers

Author:
Carruthers, Jane  Search this
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
209 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_460080

Baines on the Zambezi, 1858 to 1859 / Edward C. Tabler, Eric Axelson and Elaine N. Katz

Author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Axelson, Eric 1913-  Search this
Katz, Elaine N  Search this
Tabler, Edward C  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Livingstone, David 1813-1873  Search this
Physical description:
251, [1] p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 28 cm. x 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Zambezi River
Date:
1982
C1982
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT1190.Z36 B16 1982
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_472556

Namibia in the 1860s / as seen and painted by Thomas Baines

Author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Physical description:
1 portfolio : all ill. (col.) ; 22 x 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Namibia
Date:
1988
To 1884
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
DT711 .B16 1988
DT711.B16 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_426449

Scenery & events in South Africa / Thomas Baines ; with an introduction & descriptive notes by Frank R. Bradlow

Author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Physical description:
[11] p., 6 leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 61 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1977
1852
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Views  Search this
Call number:
DT1732 .B16 1852a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_460078

Explorations in South-West Africa / by Thomas Baines. Introduction by Frank R. Bradlow

Author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Physical description:
xii, xiv, 535 p. 11 plates, 35 ill., 3 col. maps. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, Southern
Date:
1973
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT731 .B26 1973
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_466736

Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875. Autograph journal of his first journey into the South African gold fields, Transvaal and Matabeleland

Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Manuscripts (document genre), 8 x 10.25 x 1 in.)
Container:
Item M005
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1869 May 12 - 1870 April 2
Scope and Contents note:
This journal covers approximately the first half of Baines' first journey as agent of the South African Gold Fields Exploration Company, describing the incidents of the journey north from the borders of the Transvaal Republic into modern Zimbabwe as far as Maghunda, including encounters with tribesmen, traders, missionaries and wildlife, negotiations with the chieftain Umnombate for permission to explore, prospecting for gold near the Hartley Hills, early interviews with the last Matabele King, Lobengula (or Nobengulu), and descriptions of the daily practical business of pioneering travel in southern Africa.
General note:
207 leaves (numbered 119-325), with 80 leaves in pencil, the remainder carbon copy, with occasional markings and corrections in another hand in blue or red pencil, or ink 18 marginal sketches of wildlife, landscape, or shifts of camp life, and three sketched maps of river systems.
Collection Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email AskaLibrarian@si.edu for an appointment.
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Archival Repository:
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GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sc2025c86c5-3a6b-4844-915c-5a23de66748a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sil-cl-xxxx-0014-ref1470

Russell E. Train Africana collection

Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
Names:
Emin Pasha Relief Expedition (1887-1889)  Search this
Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926  Search this
Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875  Search this
Baker, Samuel White, Sir, 1821-1893  Search this
Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890  Search this
Du Chaillu, Paul B. (Paul Belloni), 1835-1903  Search this
Dugmore, A. Radclyffe (Arthur Radclyffe), 1870-1955  Search this
Glave, E. J. (Edward James)  Search this
Heller, Edmund, 1875-1939  Search this
Livingstone, David, 1813-1873.  Search this
Nelson, Robert Henry, 1853-1892  Search this
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919  Search this
Selous, Frederick Courteney, 1851-1917  Search this
Stanley, Henry M. (Henry Morton), 1841-1904.  Search this
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972  Search this
Extent:
6,500 Items (estimated)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
Africa -- Maps
Africa -- description and travel
Africa -- Discovery and exploration
Africa -- In art
Date:
1663-2004
Summary:
Manuscript and printed textual material, photographic prints and negatives, slides, audio tapes, film, original and reproduction artwork, maps, scrapbooks, and historical and natural artifacts related to the history of African exploration and natural history, dating primarily from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Includes correspondence, drafts of publications, diaries, account books, ephemera, posters, newsclippings, biographies, memoirs, portraits, and the former personal property of selected explorers, big game hunters, missionaries, pioneers, and naturalists in Africa.
Scope and Contents note:
Manuscript and printed textual material, photographic prints and negatives, slides, audio tapes, film, original and reproduction artwork, maps, scrapbooks, and historical and natural artifacts related to the history of African exploration and natural history, dating primarily from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Includes correspondence, drafts of publications, diaries, account books, ephemera, posters, newsclippings, biographies, memoirs, portraits, and the former personal property of selected explorers, big game hunters, missionaries, pioneers, and naturalists in Africa. The Train Collection is particularly strong in archival materials on the following topics: the search for the source of the Nile and the progress of other exploring expeditions in Africa; the collecting of specimens of African animals, plants, and ethnological materials for zoos and museums (including a significant body of correspondence and photographs from the Smithsonian African Expedition in 1909-1910, led by President Theodore Roosevelt); and the growth of the African wildlife conservation movement. Besides Roosevelt, the major persons represented in the Collection include the journalist and explorer Henry Morton Stanley and members of his Emin Pasha Relief Expedition (Thomas Heazle Parke, Robert H. Nelson, James S. Jameson, John Rose Troup, William Bonny, William G. Stairs, Edmund Barttelot, and Arthur J. M. Jephson); the medical missionary Dr. David Livingstone and his father-in-law Robert Moffat; taxidermist Carl Akeley; zoologist Edmund Heller; hunter Frederick Courtenay Selous; artist and adventure writer A. Radclyffe Dugmore; explorers Samuel White Baker, Thomas Baines, Richard Francis Burton and E.J. Glave; anthropologist Paul Belloni du Chaillu; and royal traveler Edward VIII (later Duke of Windsor). Consult the finding aid for more specific information on materials relating to these persons and other people and organizations represented in the Collection.
Arrangement note:
Organized into ten series, primarily based on format or creator: I. Artifacts, 1663-1999; II. Works of Art, 1663-1999; III. Books, 1900-1986; IV. Edmund Heller personal papers, 1875-1939; V. Manuscripts, 1663-1992; VI. Maps, 1878; VII. Newspapers, 1888-1987; VIII. Robert Henry Nelson personal papers, 1795-1912; VIII. Photographs, 1874-1963; IX. Posters and broadsides, 1814-1955; X. Russell E. Train personal papers, 1956-2004.
Separated Materials note:
In addition to these archival and non-book materials, the Smithsonian Institution Libraries acquired more than 1500 printed books as part of the Russell E. Train Collection; these books are listed individually in the SIRIS (Smithsonian Institution Research Information System) online catalog.
Provenance:
Originally assembled by the Honorable Russell E. Train, a former judge, top administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, and a past president of the World Wildlife Fund, this collection was acquired by the Smithsonian Institution Libraries in 2004.
Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email AskaLibrarian@si.edu for an appointment.
Topic:
Zoological specimens -- Collection and preservation -- Africa  Search this
Wildlife conservation -- Africa  Search this
Natural history -- Technique  Search this
Natural history -- Africa  Search this
Hunting -- Africa  Search this
Explorers -- Africa  Search this
Identifier:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sc2dbdcfacc-0c10-4faa-80a5-7fdcab16da9c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sil-cl-xxxx-0014
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Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875. Storekeeper's manuscript notebook to the Zambesi Expedition led by Dr. Livingstone

Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Manuscripts (document genre), 8.75 x 9.75 x 2.5 in. (box), 7 x 9 x 1.5 in. (bound journal))
Container:
Item M004
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1858 - 1859
Scope and Contents note:
Contains Baines' autograph manuscript account of stores taken on board the "Pearl" at Birkenhead, notes on the issue of stores, and records of provisions. Includes the manuscript account of Sir John Kirk's interview with Baines, following the accusation by Livingstone of the pilfering of stores, on 26 October 1859, in Kirk's hand, signed by himself and Rae; two other entries by Kirk, and pencil annotations by David Livingstone.
General note:
Disbound.
Collection Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email AskaLibrarian@si.edu for an appointment.
See more items in:
Russell E. Train Africana collection
Russell E. Train Africana collection / 5: Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sc2adc23fa6-193d-4dd1-a47b-265e4847f419
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sil-cl-xxxx-0014-ref1467
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Explorations in South-west Africa : being an account of a journey in the years 1861 and 1862 from Walvisch Bay, on the western coast, to lake Ngami and the Victoria Falls / by Thomas Baines

Title:
South-west Africa
Author:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Creedy, John DSI  Search this
Burstum, E. M. DSI  Search this
Botha, Louis 1862-1919 DSI  Search this
W.H. Smith & Son Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 457, 390-535 p. : col. front., ill., plates, 3 fold. maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, Southern
Date:
1864
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_768381

The cartography of Thomas Baines

Author:
Stone, Jeffrey C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Baines, Thomas 1820-1875 Map collections  Search this
Type:
Articles
Maps
Place:
Africa, Southern
Date:
1999
Topic:
Cartography  Search this
Historical geography  Search this
Call number:
DT1068.B35 T56 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_778258

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