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From exploration to conservation : picturing the Sierra Nevada / major sponsorship provided by the David and Lucile Packard Foundation ; additional sponsors include the Nell J. Redfield Foundation ... [et al.]

Title:
Picturing the Sierra Nevada
Author:
David & Lucile Packard Foundation  Search this
Nell J. Redfield Foundation  Search this
Nevada Museum of Art  Search this
Wilderness Society (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
192 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Date:
1998
20th century
19th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
In art  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_596653

California wildlife and their habitats : western Sierra Nevada

Author:
Barrett, Reginald H  Search this
Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station (Berkeley, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
iii, 439 p. : ill., col. maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
California
Date:
1980
[1980]
Topic:
Wildlife habitat improvement  Search this
Wildlife management areas  Search this
Bird refuges  Search this
Habitat (Ecology)  Search this
Animals--Habitations  Search this
Call number:
SK373 .C15 1980
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_418367

The Frémont cannon--high up and far back : unravelling the puzzle of the brass cannon abandoned in 1844 and never recovered from California's Sierra Nevada / by Ernest Allen Lewis

Author:
Lewis, Ernest Allen  Search this
Subject:
Frémont, John Charles 1813-1890  Search this
Physical description:
168 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
California
Date:
1981
Topic:
Howitzers  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
E415.9.F8L48X 1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_331531

Geologic history of the Feather River country, California / Cordell Durrell

Author:
Durrell, Cordell 1908-  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 337 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Feather River Region
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Date:
1987
C1987
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE90.F4D87 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_345423

Predicting archaeological sites from environmental variables : a mathematical model for the Sierra Nevada foothills, California / Tom Pilgram

Author:
Pilgram, Tom  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 133 p. : ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
California
Date:
1987
Topic:
Excavations (Archaeology)--Mathematical models  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Mathematical models  Search this
Call number:
CC80.6.P55 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_370823

In the heart of the Sierras; the Yosemite Valley, both historical and descriptive: and scenes by the way. Big tree groves, the High Sierra, with its magnificent scenery, ancient and modern glaciers, and other objects of interest; with tables of distances and altitudes, maps, etc. [Microform] By J.M. Hutchings

Author:
Hutchings, J. M (James Mason) 1820-1902  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. l., xii, [13]-496 p. front., illus., plates (1 col.) port., maps (1 fold.) 23 cm
Type:
Microforms
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Yosemite Valley (Calif.)
Date:
1982
1886
Call number:
mfm 814
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_377377

A journal of ramblings through the high Sierras of California by the "University Excursions Party." [Microform]

Author:
LeConte, Joseph 1823-1901  Search this
Physical description:
103 p. : 9 phot. (incl. front.) ; 22 cm
Type:
Microforms
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Date:
1982
1875
Call number:
mfm 814
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_377748

The Martis Indians : ancient tribe of the Sierra Nevada / by Willis A. Gortner ; with a foreword by Albert B. Elsasser

Author:
Gortner, Willis Alway 1913-  Search this
Elsasser, Albert B  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 145 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Nevada
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Date:
1986
C1986
Topic:
Martis culture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_278714

Trail of the first wagons over the Sierra Nevada / Charles K. Graydon

Author:
Graydon, Charles K. 1908-  Search this
Physical description:
81 p. ill., maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Sierra Nevada Mountains (Calif. and Nev.)
Date:
1986
Topic:
Trails--Guidebooks  Search this
Guidebooks  Search this
Maps  Search this
Call number:
F868.S5G73 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_295624

Earthquakes and young volcanoes along the eastern Sierra Nevada at Mammoth Lakes 1980, Lone Pine 1872, Inyo and Mono Craters / by C. Dean Rinehart and Ward C. Smith ; edited by Genny Smith ; [scientific illustrator, Anne E. Kook ; photographers, Malcolm M. Clark ... et al.]

Author:
Rinehart, C. Dean (Charles Dean) 1922-  Search this
Smith, Ward 1906-  Search this
Smith, Genny  Search this
Physical description:
62 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Date:
1982
Topic:
Earthquakes  Search this
Volcanoes  Search this
Call number:
QE535.2.U6R56 1982X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_176887

The whistles blow no more : railroad logging in the Sierra Nevada, 1874-1942 / by Hank Johnston

Author:
Johnston, Hank  Search this
Physical description:
160 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Date:
1984
C1984
Topic:
Logging railroads--History  Search this
Call number:
TF25.S54J64 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_193476

John Muir summering in the Sierra / edited by Robert Engberg

Author:
Muir, John 1838-1914  Search this
Engberg, Robert 1943-  Search this
Subject:
Muir, John 1838-1914  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 160 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
California
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
United States
Date:
1984
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Call number:
QH105.C2M797 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_194926

The High Sierra of California / poems and journals by Gary Snyder ; woodcuts and essays by Tom Killion ; with excerpts from the writings of John Muir

Author:
Snyder, Gary 1930-  Search this
Killion, Tom  Search this
Muir, John 1838-1914  Search this
Subject:
Snyder, Gary 1930- Homes and haunts  Search this
Physical description:
128 p. : col. ill. ; 24 x 30 cm
Type:
Diaries
Poetry
Pictorial works
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
Date:
2002
20th century
Topic:
Poets, American  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
PS3569.N88 H54 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_961635

Final flight : the mystery of a WWII plane crash and the frozen airmen in the High Sierra / Peter Stekel

Author:
Stekel, Peter  Search this
Subject:
United States Army Air Forces History  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 236 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
United States
Date:
2010
20th century
Topic:
Aircraft accidents--Investigation  Search this
World War, 1939-1945--Missing in action  Search this
Missing persons--Investigation  Search this
Airmen--History  Search this
Beechcraft 18 (Airplanes)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_990406

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