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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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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
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J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues

Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Extent:
0.6 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 oversize folder)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Maps
Place:
Mississippi River
Missouri River
Date:
circa 1838-1839
Descriptive Entry:
This material appears to be the product of J. N. Nicollet's 1838-1839 expedition to explore the triangle of land bordered by Canada and the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers. It includes botanical and geographical observations.
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Geology  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Geologists  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Maps
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
Identifier:
Accession 84-176
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Box 1

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 1 Report of an agricultural and botanical survey as an addition to a general report of a geographical survey of the country between the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers accomplished in the years 1838 and 1839, under the guidance of J. N. Nicollet...

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 2 Catalogues d'Historie Naturelle

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 3 Mineral Region of the State of Missouri

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 4 No. 1 Catalogue des Rocher du Nord-ouest

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 5 Catalogue of Plants

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 6 Notes sur les Forest-Prairies-Marais-Lacs

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 7 Notes Geologiques sur l'Etat de 'Arkansas, Particulierement sur de Groupe du Washita

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 8 Notes sur de Grand Depot Primitif du Nord-ouest des E.U.

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues / Box 1
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Folder 9 Notes Geologiques Mississippi

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Folder 10 Roches Depauchement

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 11 Catalogue of Geological Specimens Illustrating the Formations of the Ohio Valley

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 12 Notes on Cumberland River

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues / Box 1
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Folder 13 Orographie de L'Europe Groupe Meridional

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa84-176-refidd1e357

Folder 14 Specific Gravity of Various Ores

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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Folder 15 The American Journal of Science, Vol. XXIII, No. 1

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues / Box 1
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa84-176-refidd1e381

Folder 16 Destruction des Bison

Collection Creator::
Nicollet, J. N. (Joseph Nicolas), 1786-1843  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-176, J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
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J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues / Box 1
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