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North American herpetology, or, A description of the reptiles inhabiting the United States / by John Edwards Holbrook

Title:
North American herpetology
Description of the reptiles inhabiting the United States
Author:
Holbrook, John Edwards 1794-1871.  Search this
Illustrator:
Martin, Maria 1796-1863  Search this
Sera, J.  Search this
Printer:
Dorsey, E. G.  Search this
Lithographer:
Duval, Peter S. 1804 or 1805-1886  Search this
Lehman & Duval Lithrs  Search this
Inscriber:
Holbrook, John Edwards 1794-1871 DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Girard, Charles 1822-1895 DSI  Search this
American Philosophical Society DSI  Search this
Physical description:
4 volumes, leaves of plates : illustrations (lithographs) ; 32 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
United States
Date:
1836
1840
Topic:
Reptiles  Search this
Amphibians  Search this
Call number:
QL651 .H72 1836
QL651.H72 1836
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_111809

Marjorie Meriweather Post photograph collection

Creator:
Post, Marjorie Merriweather  Search this
Names:
Lehman & Duval Lithrs.  Search this
United States. Army. Signal Corps  Search this
Angeline Suquamish Indian, d.1896  Search this
Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917  Search this
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952  Search this
Geronimo, 1829-1909  Search this
King, Charles Bird, 1785-1862  Search this
Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733  Search this
Extent:
2 Lithographs
1 Postcard
1 Engraving
1 Print (mounted in frame)
1 newspaper clipping in squirrel frame
9 Prints (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Duwamish Indians  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Lithographs
Postcards
Engravings
Prints
Photographs
Place:
Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (S.D.)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs collected by Marjorie Meriweather Post relating to American Indians. They include images of Post's home at Camp Topridge, Geronimo, Buffalo Bill Cody, Indian chiefs and US officials at Pine Ridge in 1891, and Princess Angeline. Additionally, there are lithographs of Caa-tou-see and Shin-Ga-Ba-Wossinis, and a B. Picart engraving of American Indians circling a burial mound and a newspaper clipping ("Out of Human Skin") in a squirrel pelt frame.
Biographical/Historical note:
Marjorie Meriweather Post (1887-1973) was a Washington, D.C., businesswoman, philanthropist, and collector of decorative art objects. Her father Charles W. Post was the owner of Postup Cereal Company, later General Foods Corporation. In 1973, Marjorie Post's philanthropy earned her the first ever James Smithson Society Medal, the Smithsonian Institution's highest benefactor award. After her death, Post willed her Hillwood estate to the Smithsonian along with her American Indian artifact collection at Camp Topridge.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 75-46
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The National Anthropological Archives holds the Marjorie Merriweather Post papers (MS 7278).
The Smithsonian Institution Archives holds the records of Post's Hillwood Estate, 1960-1976 (SIA RS00740).
Related Archival Materials note:
Timeche, Bruce Hahai-I Wuhti (Pour Water Woman/Kachina Mother/Kachina Grandmother) Wearing Mask and in Costume and Holding Basket Tray 1957 AAH5661NA (GEAC)00098249 USNM ACC 75046
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Lithographs
Engravings
Citation:
Photo lot 75-46, Marjorie Meriweather Post photograph collection, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-46
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-75-46

Ong-pa-ton-ga, or the Big Elk, Chief of the Omahas

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Container:
Folder Oversize Artwork Folder 13, Drawer 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1836
Scope and Contents note:
Painted by CB King. Lehman & Duval Lithrs Phila. Philadelphia Published by EyC. Biddle. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1836 by EC Biddle in the Clerks office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pa. Note on shrinkwrap that was removed: 120E. Taped to matboard
Collection Restrictions:
Files containing Sturtevant's students' grades have been restricted, as have his students' and colleagues' grant and fellowships applications. Restricted files were separated and placed at the end of their respective series in boxes 87, 264, 322, 389-394, 435-436, 448, 468, and 483. For preservation reasons, his computer files are also restricted. Seminole sound recordings are restricted. Access to the William C. Sturtevant Papers requires an apointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
William C. Sturtevant papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
William C. Sturtevant papers
William C. Sturtevant papers / Series 11: Artwork
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref14603

Kish-kal-wa a Shawanoe Chief

Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Shawnee Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1838
Local number:
OPPS NEG 45113 F
See more items in:
Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_96341

An essay on Indian corn. By Peter A. Browne

Title:
Indian corn
Author:
Browne, Peter A (Peter Arrell) 1782-1860  Search this
Chester County Cabinet of Natural Science  Search this
Lithographer:
Lehman & Duval Lithrs  Search this
Former owner:
Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.) Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
32 p., [1] leaf of plates. col. front. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1837
Topic:
Corn  Search this
Call number:
SB191.M2 B76 1837
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_700327

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