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Department of Anthropology collection of photographs of anthropologists

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Names:
H. B. Hall & Sons, engraver  Search this
Wilcox, John Angel James, 1835- (engraver)  Search this
Depicted:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887  Search this
Berendt, C. Hermann (Carl Hermann), 1817-1878  Search this
Birtwell, Francis Joseph  Search this
Boban, E.  Search this
Bohmersheim, August Bohn von  Search this
Bolles, T. Dix (Timothy Dix), -1892  Search this
Casanowicz, Immanuel M.  Search this
Craddock, Charles Egbert, 1850-1922  Search this
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900  Search this
Daniel, Z. T.  Search this
Dedrick, Thomas S.  Search this
Eames, Moses  Search this
Evans, Sir John  Search this
Fisk, Clinton Brown  Search this
Golovneen, D.  Search this
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896  Search this
Hawley, Edwin H.  Search this
Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887  Search this
Hooton, Earnest Albert, 1887-1954  Search this
Hrdlička, Aleš, 1869-1943  Search this
Johnston, T. C.  Search this
Knowlton, Frank Hall, 1860-1926  Search this
Langley, S. P. (Samuel Pierpont), 1834-1906  Search this
LeConte, Joseph N. (Joseph Nisbet), 1870-1950  Search this
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903  Search this
Matthews, Washington, 1843-1905  Search this
McCartee, Divie Bethune, 1820-1900  Search this
Millner, Isaac B.  Search this
Montgomery, Henry  Search this
Morse, Edward Sylvester, 1838-1925  Search this
Murfree, Mary Noailles, 1850-1922  Search this
Palmer, Edward, 1829-1911  Search this
Putnam, F. W. (Frederic Ward), 1839-1915  Search this
Rathbun, Richard, 1852-1918  Search this
Renshawe, John H.  Search this
Scott, Hugh Lenox, 1853-1934  Search this
Simpson, Charles Torrey, 1846-1932  Search this
Slocum, Joshua, 1844-1909  Search this
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur, 1879-1962  Search this
Stevenson, James, 1840-1888  Search this
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Volk, Ernest  Search this
Walker, Francis Amasa, 1840-1897  Search this
Ward, Herbert, 1863-1919  Search this
Winson, Justin  Search this
Photographer:
Bell, C. M. (Charles Milton), approximately 1849-1893  Search this
Dumble, A. E.  Search this
Gill, De Lancey, 1859-1940  Search this
Herman, Mme de (of Paris)  Search this
Holland (of Trenton, New Jersey)  Search this
Lainer, Charles  Search this
Macnabb Studio  Search this
Notman, J.  Search this
Parker, Charles  Search this
Parker, Joseph C.  Search this
Prince, George  Search this
Rice, Moses P.  Search this
Sarony, Napoleon, 1821-1896  Search this
Teel, S. S.  Search this
Yasvoin, A. (of St. Petersburg, Russia)  Search this
Collector:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933  Search this
Hough, Walter, 1859-1935  Search this
Mason, Otis T., 1838-1908  Search this
Extent:
4 Copy prints
4 Engravings
2 Prints (woodburytype)
42 Prints (albumen, silver gelatin, and platinum)
18 Prints (halftone)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Copy prints
Engravings
Prints
Photographs
Date:
circa 1864-1921
Scope and Contents note:
The collection consists of studio portraits and expedition photographs of anthropologists, administrators, scholars, and others. It includes some photographs of an Native American demonstrating sign language, possibly made during W J McGee's Seriland expedition.

Photographers represented in the collection are Charles Milton Bell, A. E. Dumbie; De Lancey W. Gill, Mme de Hermann, of Paris; Holland, of Trenton, New Jersey; Charles Lainer, J. Notman; Parker, George Prince, Macnabb, of New York; Moses P. Rice; Napolean Sarony; S. S. Teel; and A. Yasvoin, of St. Petersburg, Russia.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 70
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional photograph collections of anthropologists held in the National Anthropological Archives are Photo Lot 4822, Photo Lot 33, Photo Lot 39, and Photo Lot 77-80.
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Department of Anthropology photograph collection of anthropologists, circa 1864-1921
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
Citation:
Photo lot 70, Department of Anthropology collection of photographs of anthropologists, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.70
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-70

American Philosophical Society selected records

Creator:
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Names:
Artists' Fund Society  Search this
Artists' and Amateurs' Association (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Columbian Society of Artists  Search this
Society of Artists of the United States  Search this
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848  Search this
Audubon, Victor Gifford, 1809-1860  Search this
Delaplaine, Joseph, 1777-1824  Search this
Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844  Search this
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790  Search this
Fulton, Robert, 1765-1815  Search this
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826  Search this
Kane, John K. (John Kintzing), 1795-1858  Search this
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903  Search this
Ord, George, 1781-1866  Search this
Patterson, Robert M. (Robert Maskell), 1787-1854  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827  Search this
Peale, Franklin, 1795-1870  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860  Search this
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885  Search this
Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851  Search this
Rosenthal, Albert, 1863-1939  Search this
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872  Search this
Vaughan, John, 1756-1841  Search this
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820  Search this
Extent:
3 Microfilm reels (3 partial microfilm reels)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1784-1954
Scope and Contents:
The microfilmed American Philosophical Society selected records contain art related letters; committee reports; registrar's and curators' records; pamphlets; and exhibition catalogs from the archives of the American Philosophical Society. Many of the letters are to the Society's secretary and librarian John Vaughan; a few are to the Society's presidents Thomas Jefferson and Peter S. Du Ponceau, and officials John K. Kane and J. Peter Lesley. Among the correspondents are Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin West, Charles Willson Peale, Jacob Perkins, Philip Tidyman, Charles B. Lawrence, John Trumbull, Thomas Sully, Joseph Delaplaine, Robert Patterson, John Quincy Adams, Titian Ramsay Peale, Rembrandt Peale, Joel Roberts Poinsett, Victor G. Audubon, and Robert Fulton.

Also included are copies of the registrar's cards for portraits and busts owned by the Society, arranged alphabetically by sitter; "Preliminary Notes, Biographical Sketches, and Memoranda chronologically arranged, for insertion in the Curator's Catalog of Portraits, Busts, and Bas-Reliefs in the Collection of the American Philosophical Society. Illustrated by photographs taken from the originals by Mrs. Julius A. Sachese, member APS"; circa 25 exhibition catalogs and pamphlets (1811-1840) for exhibitions of the Society of Artists of the United States, Columbian Society of Artists, Artists' Fund Society, Artists' and Amateurs' Association, and for works by Thomas Sully, Gilbert Stuart, Benjamin Robert Haydon, Joseph Delaplaine, and others; and newspaper clippings (1917) about the controversy surrounding portraits by Albert Rosenthal hung in Independence Hall (reel P36, frames 372-401).
Biographical / Historical:
The American Philosophical Society (founded 1743) is a scholarly organization in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Founded by Benjamin Franklin, the American Philosophical Society "promotes useful knowledge" through research, professional meetings, publications, library resources, and community outreach.
Related Materials:
The American Philosophical Society holds the American Philosophical Society archives, 1743-1984.
Provenance:
Microfilmed for the Archives of American Art, 1955. The letters are mainly American Philosophical Society records, but many were pulled from ASP's Misc. Mss. and various other collections, and microfilmed in no apparent order. Descriptive cards microfilmed with each letter indicate location of originals.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
Art -- Societies, etc. -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Portraits -- Private collections -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Function:
Learned institutions and societies
Identifier:
AAA.amerphil
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-amerphil

Portrait of John Peter Lesley (1819-1903)

Creator:
Taylor & Brown  Search this
Subject:
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
Physical description:
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs); 4 x 2.5;
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1875
December 1875
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27D_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_404000
Online Media:

Special report on the coke manufacture of the Youghiogheny River Valley in Fayette and Westmoreland counties With geological notes of the coal and iron ore beds. From surveys by Charles A. Young By Franklin Platt. To which are appended: I. A report on methods of coking. By John Fulton. II.A report on the use of natural gas in the iron manufacture. By John B. Pearse and Franklin Platt

Author:
Platt, Franklin 1844-1900  Search this
Author:
Fulton, John 1826-1916  Search this
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
Pearse, John B (John Barnard) 1842-1914  Search this
Sadtler, Samuel P (Samuel Philip) 1847-1923  Search this
Pennsylvania Board of Commissioners for the Second Geological Survey  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 252 pages, 1 leaves front., illustrations, plates (part folded) maps (part folded) diagrs 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1876
Topic:
Coal  Search this
Coke  Search this
Iron ores  Search this
Call number:
QE157 .P72 1876
QE157.P72 1876
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_281349

Special report on the coke manufacture of the Youghiogheny River Valley in Fayette and Westmoreland counties [microform] : with geological notes of the coal and iron ore beds : from surveys by Charles A. Young / by Franklin Platt. To which are appended: I. A report on methods of coking. By John Fulton. II. A report on the use of natural gas in the iron manufacture. By John B. Pearse and Franklin Platt

Author:
Platt, Franklin 1844-1900  Search this
Fulton, John 1826-1916  Search this
Pearse, John B (John Barnard) 1842-1914  Search this
Sadtler, Samuel P (Samuel Philip) 1847-1923  Search this
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 252L p. : ill., maps (part fold.) ; 23 cm
Type:
Microforms
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1876
Topic:
Coke  Search this
Coal  Search this
Iron ores  Search this
Call number:
mfc 005555.02
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_505320

A collection of occasional surveys of iron, coal and oil districts in the United States, made during the last ten years, by J. P. Lesley

Author:
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
Physical description:
8 pamphlets in 1 v. fold. front., illus., maps (part fold.) 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Virginia
Date:
1874
Topic:
Iron ores  Search this
Geology  Search this
Coal  Search this
Call number:
TN403.P4L42X 1874
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_389766

Annual report of the Geological survey of Pennsylvania for 1885-1887. By the state geologist ..

Author:
Pennsylvania Geological Survey (2d)  Search this
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
Carll, John F (John Franklin) 1828-1904  Search this
Lesquereux, Leo 1806-1889  Search this
D'Invilliers, E. V (Edward Vincent) 1857-1928  Search this
Harden, E. B (Edward B.)  Search this
Ashburner, Charles A (Charles Albert) 1854-1889  Search this
Hill, Frank A  Search this
Lewis, Henry Carvill 1853-1888  Search this
Merriman, Mansfield 1848-1925  Search this
Heilprin, Angelo 1853-1907  Search this
Taylor, Selwyn  Search this
Humphreys, A. N  Search this
Phillips, Francis Clifford 1850-1920  Search this
Winslow, Arthur 1860-  Search this
Physical description:
6 v. fronts. (1885; 1886, pt. 3) illus., plates (part fold.) maps (part fold.) diagrs. 23 cm. and 3 atlases of fold. plates, fold. maps, fold. tab
Type:
Books
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1874
1886-89
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Mines and mineral resources  Search this
Coal mines and mining  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Mineralogy  Search this
Call number:
QE157.A18X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_232589

Final report ordered by Legislature, 1891. A summary description of the geology of Pennsylvania, in three volumes, with a new geological map of the state, a map and list of bituminous mines ... J.P. Lesley, state geologist ..

Author:
Pennsylvania State Geologist (1874-1890)  Search this
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
D'Invilliers, E. V (Edward Vincent) 1857-1928  Search this
Smith, A.DW  Search this
Lyman, Benjamin Smith 1835-1920  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. in 4. front. (v. 2) illus., plates, maps (part double) diagrs. 23 cm. and atlas of fold. col. plates, 13 fold. maps
Type:
Books
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1892
1895
1892-95
Paleozoic
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Geology, Stratigraphic  Search this
Coal  Search this
Call number:
QE654.L63X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_232590

The iron manufacturer's guide to the furnaces, forges and rolling mills of the United States

Author:
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
American Iron and Steel Association  Search this
Physical description:
xxxiv, 772 p. illus., plates, fold. maps, tables. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1859
Topic:
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Iron ores  Search this
Call number:
TN403.A5 L7Z
TN403.A5L7Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_248422

Life and letters of Peter and Susan Lesley, ed. by their daughter, Mary Lesley Ames ..

Author:
Ames, Mary (Lesley) 1853-1929  Search this
Subject:
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
Lesley, Susan Inches (Lyman) Mrs. 1823-1904  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. fronts., illus., plates (1 fold.) ports. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1909
[c1909]
Call number:
QE22.L6A7X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_255765

A dictionary of the fossils of Pennsylvania and neighboring states named in the reports and catalogues of the survey ... Compiled ... by J.P. Lesley ..

Author:
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
Pennsylvania Board of Commissioners for the Second Geological Survey  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1889
1890
1889-90
Topic:
Paleontology  Search this
Call number:
QE747.P4L63
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_104563

Man's origin and destiny sketched from the platform of the sciences, in a course of lectures delivered before the Lowell Institute, in Boston ... 1865-6. By J.P. Lesley ..

Author:
Lesley, J. P (J. Peter) 1819-1903  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. l., [iii]-iv p., 1 l., 381, [3] p. illus. 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1868
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Civilization--History  Search this
Call number:
GN27.L632
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_105740

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