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Portrait of John Torrey (1796-1873)

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Physical description:
Engravings (prints); 6.5 x 4.25;
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1873
Before 1873
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27E_165]
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_404272
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Portrait of John Torrey (1796-1873)

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Physical description:
Cabinet photographs; 6.5 x 4.25;
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1873
Before 1873
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27E_167]
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_404273
Online Media:

MS 4441 The Age of Science; A Satire in Ten Numbers

Creator:
Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864  Search this
Names:
Bancroft, George, 1800-1891  Search this
Butler, B.  Search this
Cass, Lewis  Search this
Dix, John A.  Search this
Hall, Frederick, 1780-1843  Search this
Hoffman, Charles F.  Search this
Inman, Henry, 1801-1846  Search this
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859  Search this
Skinner Dr.  Search this
Torrey, John, 1796-1873  Search this
Extent:
42 Items (ca. 42 pages)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
February 1840
Scope and Contents:
Verses to Washington Irving, George Bancroft, B. Butler, John Torrey, Frederick Hall, Dr Skinner, Charles F. Hoffman, John A. Dix, Henry Inman and Lewis Cass.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4441
Citation:
Manuscript 4441, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4441
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4441

Folder 38 Torrey, John (1796-1873). Biographical sketches, 1874, and undated.

Collection Creator::
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Mammals  Search this
Container:
Box 16 of 17
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7320, National Museum of Natural History. Division of Mammals, Biographical File
See more items in:
Biographical File
Biographical File / Box 16
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7320-refidd1e10034

A flora of North America containing abridged descriptions of all the known indigenous and naturalized plants growing north of Mexico; arranged according to the natural system By John Torrey and Asa Gray

Author:
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Author:
Gray, Asa 1810-1888  Search this
Physical description:
2 volume 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North America
Amérique du Nord
Date:
1838
1843
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Botanique  Search this
Call number:
QK110 .T69Z
QK110.T69Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_944239

John Torrey Field Notes, 1865

Creator:
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Subject:
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Columbia College (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Field notes
Collection descriptions
Place:
California
Nevada
Date:
1865
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-416
See more items in:
Field Book Project 1855-2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_355699

Agency history, 1885-1947

Creator:
United States National Museum Division of Plants  Search this
Subject:
Morton, C. V (Conrad Vernon) 1905-1972  Search this
Walker, Egbert H (Egbert Hamilton) 1899-1991  Search this
Killip, Ellsworth Paine 1890-  Search this
Leonard, Emery C  Search this
Standley, Paul Carpenter 1884-1963  Search this
Abrams, Le Roy 1874-1956  Search this
Maxon, William R (William Ralph) 1877-1948  Search this
Cook, O. F (Orator Fuller) 1867-1949  Search this
Pollard, Charles Louis 1872-1945  Search this
Rose, J. N (Joseph Nelson) 1862-1928  Search this
Coville, Frederick V (Frederick Vernon) 1867-1937  Search this
Painter, Joseph Hannum  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Parry, Charles Christopher 1823-1890  Search this
Ward, Lester Frank 1841-1913  Search this
Vasey, George  Search this
United States National Herbarium  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1885
1885-1947
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00057
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218113

Sketch of the life and labors of Prof. John Torrey : of Columbia College, New York, United States assayer, and for many years an esteemed collaborator of the Smithsonian Institution / by Asa Gray

Author:
Gray, Asa 1810-1888  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution  Search this
American Academy of Arts and Sciences Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences  Search this
Subject:
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Physical description:
p. [211]-218 ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1873
1873?]
Call number:
Q143.P9 C99
Q143.P9C99
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_404122

Botany : I. Lower Cryptogamia. II. Phanerogamia of the Pacific Coast of North America

Author:
Gray, Asa 1810-1888  Search this
Tuckerman, Edward 1817-1886  Search this
Bailey, Jacob Whitman 1811-1857  Search this
Harvey, William H (William Henry) 1811-1866  Search this
Curtis, M. A (Moses Ashley) 1808-1872  Search this
Berkeley, M. J (Miles Joseph) 1803-1889  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. l., [113]-514 p., 29 leaves of folded plates : ill. ; 33 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Pacific coast
Date:
1862
1874
1862-1874
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Cryptogams  Search this
Phanerogams  Search this
Call number:
QK143 .G778 1874
QK143.G778 1874
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_374418

A flora of the State of New-York, comprising full descriptions of all the indigenous and naturalized plants hitherto discovered in the state; with remarks on their economical and medicinal properties. By John Torrey ..

Author:
New York (State) Natural History Survey  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. plates (part fold., part col.) 29 x 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
New York (State)
Date:
1843
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Call number:
QK177.N532 1843
QK177.N532 1843
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_237309

Natural history of New York / by authority

Author:
Hall, James 1811-1898  Search this
De Kay, James E (James Ellsworth) 1792-1851 Natural history of New York Zoology  Search this
Mather, W. W (William Williams) 1804-1859  Search this
Emmons, Ebenezer 1799-1863  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Beck, Lewis C (Lewis Caleb) 1798-1853  Search this
New York (State) Natural History Survey  Search this
Illustrator:
Hill, J. W.  Search this
Former owner:
Peters, James Arthur 1922-1972 DSI  Search this
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927 DSI  Search this
Lithographer:
W. Endicott & Co.,  Search this
Physical description:
30 v., leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. (lithographs, some col.), maps ; 29-32 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
New York (State)
Date:
1842
1894
[1842-1894]
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Botany  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Call number:
QH105.N7 N2X 1842
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_121587

Catalogue of North American genera of plants : arranged according to the orders of Lindley's Introduction to the natural system of botany : with the number of species belonging to each genus as far as they are at present determined / by John Torrey ..

Author:
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Associated name:
Lindley, John 1799-1865  Search this
Inscriber:
Torrey, John 1796-1873 DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Jussieu, Antoine Laurent de 1748-1836 DSI  Search this
Printer:
Sleight & Robinson  Search this
Physical description:
22 pages ; 24 cm
Type:
Classification
Place:
North America
Date:
1831
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
Call number:
QK110 .T67 1831
QK110.T69
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_117612

Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey, made under the direction of the secretary of the Interior, by William H. Emory, major First Cavalry, and United States commissioner

Author:
United States Department of the Interior  Search this
Emory, William H (William Hemsley) 1811-1887  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Conrad, T. A (Timothy Abbott) 1803-1877  Search this
Englemann, George 1809-1884  Search this
Hall, James 1811-1898  Search this
Parry, Charles Christopher 1823-1890  Search this
Schott, Arthur 1814-1875  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Girard, Charles 1822-1895  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. in 3. front., illus., plates (part col.) maps (part fold.) 30 x 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Southwest, New
United States
Mexico
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.)
Date:
1857
1859
1857-59
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Botany  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Boundaries  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F786 .U45X
F786.U45X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_81820

Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah, including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains. By Howard Stansbury, Captain. Corps Topographical Engineers, U.S. Army ..

Title:
Stansbury's expedition to the Great Salt Lake
Author:
United States Army Corps of Topographical Engineers  Search this
Stansbury, Howard 1806-1863  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Girard, Charles 1822-1895  Search this
Haldeman, Samuel Stehman 1812-1880  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Hall, James 1811-1898  Search this
Physical description:
487 p. front., plates (part fold.) fold. map. 24 cm. and atlas of 2 fold. maps
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Utah
Great Salt Lake
West (U.S.)
United States
Date:
1852
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F826 .U51
F826.U51
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_61306

Torrey, field book, 1865

Collection name:
John Torrey Field Notes from the Department of Botany
Physical Description:
1 folder
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Sublocation:
Box 1 Folder 8
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Place:
United States
California
Nevada
Napa Valley
Empire
Santa Barbara
Date Range:
1865
Start Date:
1865
End Date:
1865
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-416
Access Information:
At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.
See more records from this collection:
John Torrey Field Notes from the Department of Botany
See more records associated with this person:
Torrey, John, 1796-1873
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI4758

John Torrey Field Notes from the Department of Botany

Extent:
1 field book
Physical Location:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library
Record type:
Collection record
Place:
United States
California
Nevada
Date Range:
1865
Topic:
Plantae  Search this
Plants  Search this
Accession #:
SIA Acc. 12-416
Access Information:
At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.
See more records associated with this collector:
Torrey, John, 1796-1873
See more records from this field book collection:
John Torrey Field Notes from the Department of Botany
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_coll_NCDC426

Torrey, John, 1796-1873

Alternate Name:
Torrey, J.  Search this
Forename:
John  Search this
Surname:
Torrey  Search this
Occupation:
Botanists
Physicians
Chemists
Record type:
Personal name
Birth Date:
1796
Death Date:
1873
See more records related to affiliations:
Gray, Asa
Columbia University
City university of New York
See more records associated with this person:
Torrey, John, 1796-1873
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:auth_per_fbr_EACP552

Frémont Expedition to Oregon and California (1843 - 1844)

Alternate Name:
John Charles Fremont Exploring Expedition to Oregon and North California in the years 1843-’44  Search this
Record type:
Expedition name
Place:
United States
California
Oregon
Great Salt Lake
Columbia River
Sierra Nevada
San Joaquin Valley
Mono
Date Range:
1843 - 1844
Topic:
Botany  Search this
See more records related to participants:
Frémont, J. C. (John Charles), 1813-1890
Torrey, John, 1796-1873
Preuss, Charles, 1803-1854
Carson, Kit, 1809-1868
Fitzpatrick, Thomas, 1799-1854
See more records related to this expedition:
Frémont Expedition to Oregon and California (1843 - 1844)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:auth_exp_fbr_EACE0017

Exploration and survey of the valley of the Great Salt Lake of Utah, including a reconnoissance of a new route through the Rocky Mountains / by Howard Stansbury, captain, Corps Topographical Engineers, U.S. Army

Title:
Survey of Salt Lake of Utah DSI
Maps, Stansbury's Report DSI
Author:
Stansbury, Howard 1806-1863  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Girard, Charles 1822-1895  Search this
Haldeman, Samuel Stehman 1812-1880  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Hall, James 1811-1898  Search this
United States Army Corps of Topographical Engineers  Search this
Lithographer:
Ackerman, James 1815 or 1816-1864  Search this
Donor:
Lubrecht, Harry 1908-1997 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
495 pages, leaves of plates (some folded): illustrations (lithographs), map ; 23 cm + 1 atlas (2 folded maps ; 24 cm)
Type:
Books
Place:
Utah
Great Salt Lake (Utah)
West (U.S.)
United States
Date:
1853
1852
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Discoveries in geography--American  Search this
Mormons  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Maps  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F826 .S792 1853
F826.U51 1853
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_113747

Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the year 1852: by Randolph B. Marcy ... assisted by George B. McClellan ... With reports on the natural history of the country, and numerous illustrations

Title:
Red River of Louisiana
Author:
United States War Department  Search this
Marcy, Randolph B (Randolph Barnes) 1812-1887  Search this
McClellan, George Brinton 1826-1885  Search this
Shepard, Charles Upham 1804-1886  Search this
Hitchcock, Edward 1793-1864  Search this
Shumard, George Gettz  Search this
Shumard, B. F (Benjamin Franklin) 1820-1869  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Girard, Charles 1822-1895  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Turner, William W (William Wadden) 1810-1859  Search this
Adams, C. B (Charles Baker) 1814-1853  Search this
Illustrator:
Richard, John H. approximately 1807-  Search this
Engraver:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Lithographer:
Ackerman, James 1815 or 1816-1864  Search this
Former owner:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 DSI  Search this
Babcock, H. B. DSI  Search this
Wistar, Caspar 1801-1867 DSI  Search this
Horace Howard Furness Free Library (Wallingford, Pa.) DSI  Search this
Inscriber:
McClellan, George Brinton 1826-1885 DSI  Search this
Donor:
Lubrecht, Harry 1908-1997 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 320 pages, [65] leaves of plates in various foliations (1 folded). illustrations (some color) 23 cm + 1 atlas ([2] folded leaves of plates. maps. 23 cm)
Type:
Books
Place:
Louisiana
Texas
Red River (Tex.-La.)
United States
Date:
1853
Topic:
Discoveries in geography--American  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F377.R3 U59 1853
F377.R3U59 1853
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_370518

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