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MS 7007 Copy of portion of document concerning the discovery and condition of James Gravier dictionary of Illinois (Peoria)

Creator:
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Culture:
Peoria  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
ca. 1838
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7007
Local Note:
typescript carbon
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Illinois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7007, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7007
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b1051a1e-96d7-471f-9872-70b9fc72d95a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7007

William Edwin Safford Papers

Creator::
Safford, William Edwin, 1859-1926  Search this
Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1894-1925
Descriptive Entry:
These papers consist of correspondence regarding Jean Nicolas Nicollet's expedition to Minnesota in 1836, a note concerning the identification of lakes on Nicollet's map, an account of Nicollet's expeditions of 1836, 1838-1839, and of plants collected during 1839; correspondence concerning information on plants in Mexico, the Philippine Islands, and Palestine; and a manuscript translating Jean Louis Berlandier's account of botanizing at Tamaulipas, Mexico.
Historical Note:
William Edwin Safford (1859-1926), botanist, was born in Chillicothe, Ohio. Safford graduated from the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis in 1880, and served in the United States Navy from 1880 to 1890. He undertook postgraduate work at Yale University, 1883-1885, Harvard University, 1885, and finally received his Ph.D. from George Washington University in 1920. While serving in the Spanish-American War, Safford collected specimens for the Division of Ethnology, United States National Museum. In 1902, Safford accepted the position of assistant botanist, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), and became an economic botanist for the Bureau of Plant Industry, USDA, in 1915.
Topic:
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Spanish-American War, 1898  Search this
Botany  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7275, William Edwin Safford Papers
Identifier:
Record Unit 7275
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William Edwin Safford Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru7275

Joseph Nicollet and his map / Martha Coleman Bray

Author:
Bray, Martha Coleman  Search this
Subject:
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843 Hydrographic basin of the upper Mississippi River  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 300 p. : ill., maps (2 fold. in pocket), ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Maps
Place:
United States
Middle West
Date:
1980
Topic:
Cartographers  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
E340.N52 B82
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_137785

The moon hoax; or, A discovery that the moon has a vast population of human beings. By Richard Adams Locke ..

Author:
Locke, Richard Adams 1800-1871  Search this
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Subject:
Herschel, John F. W (John Frederick William) Sir 1792-1871  Search this
Physical description:
vi, [7]-63 p. incl. front. 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1859
Topic:
Moon hoax  Search this
Call number:
PS2248.L835 M818
PS2248.L835M818
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_156451

Nicollet Expedition (1838, 1839)

Record type:
Expedition name
Place:
Minnesota
United States
Traverse des Sioux
Pipestone
Coteau des Prairies
South Dakota
Date Range:
1838 - 1839
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Geology  Search this
See more records related to participants:
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890
Geyer, Karl Andreas, 1809-1853
Renville, Joseph, 1779-1846
LaFromboise, Joseph
Freniere, Louison
Smet, Pierre-Jean de 1801-1873
See more records related to this expedition:
Nicollet Expedition (1838, 1839)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:auth_exp_fbr_EACE0027

Report intended to illustrate a map of the hydrographical basin of the upper Mississippi River / made by I.N. Nicollet, while in employ under the Bureau of the Corps of Topographical Engineers

Title:
Report of I.N. Nicollet to Colonel J.J. Abert, chief of the Corps of Topographical Engineers
Western explorations DSI
Nicollet Report 1841 DSI
Author:
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Abert, John James 1788-1863  Search this
Geyer, Karl Andreas 1809-1853  Search this
United States Army Corps of Topographical Engineers  Search this
United States Congress (26th, 2nd session : 1840-1841) Senate  Search this
Former owner:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 DSI  Search this
Annotator:
Torrey, John 1796-1873 DSI  Search this
Donor:
Lubrecht, Harry 1908-1997 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
170 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : map ; 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
United States
West (U.S.)
Mississippi River Valley
Northwestern States
Saint Louis (Mo.)
Minnesota
Date:
1843
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F597 .N642 1843
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_896769

Delle scoperte fatte nella luna dal Signor Herschel

Author:
Locke, Richard Adams 1800-1871  Search this
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Subject:
Herschel, John F. W (John Frederick William) Sir 1792-1871  Search this
Physical description:
38 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Fiction
Humor
Place:
Moon
Date:
1836
Call number:
PS2248 .L835 1836
PS2248.L835 1836
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_430712

Joseph N. Nicollet's 1839 manuscript maps of the Missouri River and Upper Mississippi Basin / compiled by W. Raymond Wood

Author:
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Wood, W. Raymond  Search this
Illinois State Museum  Search this
Physical description:
1 atlas (1 portfolio (iii, 96 p.)) : maps ; 41 cm
Type:
Books
Maps
Place:
Missouri River
Missouri River Watershed
Northwestern States
Date:
1993
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Maps  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_481840

Hydrographical basin of the upper Mississippi river from astronomical and barometrical observations, surveys and information. [map] By J. N. Nicollet in the years 1836, 37, 38, 39, and 40; assisted in 1838, 39, & 40, by Lieut. J. C. Fremont of the Corps of Topographical Engineers

Author:
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Frémont, John Charles 1813-1890  Search this
United States Army Corps of Engineers  Search this
Physical description:
map fold. in cover 15 x 24 cm
Type:
Maps
Facsimiles
Place:
Mississippi River Valley
Date:
1976
1843
Topic:
Maps  Search this
Call number:
G4042.M5 1843 .N5 1976
G4042.M5 1843.N5 1976
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_111127

Altre scoverte fatte nella luna dal Sigr. Herschel / [disegnata da] Leopoldo Galluzzo [et] Gaetano Dura

Author:
Galluzzo, Leopoldo  Search this
Locke, Richard Adams 1800-1871 Great astronomical discoveries  Search this
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Dura, Gaetano  Search this
Subject:
Herschel, Sir John Frederick William bart. 1792-1871  Search this
Physical description:
6 leaves of plates : all mounted ill. (hand col.) ; 57 x 46 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Fiction
In art
Place:
Moon
Date:
1836
Topic:
Balloons  Search this
Call number:
NX650.M6 G17
NX650.M6G17
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_116064

The moon hoax; or, A discovery that the moon has a vast population of human beings / Richard Adams Locke ; with a new introd. by Ormond Seavey

Author:
Locke, Richard Adams 1800-1871  Search this
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Subject:
Herschel, John F. W (John Frederick William) Sir 1792-1871 Fiction  Search this
Physical description:
xxxvi, 74 p
Type:
Books
Date:
1975
1859
Call number:
PS2248 .L835
PS2248.L835
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_53256

The journals of Joseph N. Nicollet: a scientist on the Mississippi headwaters, with notes on Indian life, 1836-37. Translated from the French by André Fertey. Edited by Martha Coleman Bray

Author:
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 288 p. illus., facsims., maps. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mississippi River Valley
Minnesota
Date:
1970
[1970]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F606 .N468X
F606.N468X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_6500

Joseph N. Nicollet on the plains and prairies : the expeditions of 1838-39, with journals, letters, and notes on the Dakota Indians / translated from the French and edited by Edmund C. Bray and Martha Coleman Bray

Author:
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Subject:
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Physical description:
294 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Northwestern States
Date:
1976
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F597 .N63X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_76428

Joseph N. Nicollet's account of the Sioux and Assiniboin in 1839 / Raymond J. De Mallie, Jr

Author:
DeMallie, Raymond J. 1946-  Search this
Subject:
Nicollet, J. N (Joseph Nicolas) 1786-1843  Search this
Physical description:
p. [343]-359 : ill., map ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Missouri River Watershed
Date:
1975
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
E99.D1 D46 1975
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_921597

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