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Photographs of North American geology and scenery

Photographer:
Caswell & Davy  Search this
Continent Stereoscopic Company  Search this
Mitchell and Baer  Search this
Park and Company  Search this
Rice & Perkins  Search this
Thomas Houseworth & Co.  Search this
Whitney & Zimmerman  Search this
William Notman & Son  Search this
Addison, George A.  Search this
Baer, Edwin  Search this
Barber, A. W.  Search this
Beaman, Edward O.  Search this
Bell, William, 1830-1910  Search this
Billington, W. C.  Search this
Bragaw  Search this
Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison)  Search this
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952  Search this
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935  Search this
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957  Search this
Dodge, K. T. (Katherine Taylor)  Search this
Fennemore, James, 1849-1941  Search this
Gates, G. F. (George F.)  Search this
Hillers, John K., 1843-1925  Search this
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933  Search this
Hough, Walter, 1859-1935  Search this
Illingworth, W. H. (William H.), 1842-1893  Search this
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942  Search this
James, George Wharton, 1858-1923  Search this
Leach, J. A.  Search this
McMurry  Search this
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934  Search this
Niblack, Albert P. (Albert Parker), 1859-1929  Search this
O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882  Search this
Ogden, Herbert Gouverneur, 1846-1906  Search this
Partridge, W. H. (William Henry), 1858-1939  Search this
Randall, A. F. (A. Frank)  Search this
Russell, Israel C. (Israel Cook), 1852-1906  Search this
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909  Search this
Shaw, Clarence H.  Search this
Spaulding, Randall  Search this
Stanley-Brown, Joseph, 1858-1941  Search this
Thurlow, J., 1831-1878  Search this
True, Frederick William, 1858-1914  Search this
Turner, Lucien M. (Lucien McShan)  Search this
Vroman, A. C. (Adam Clark), 1856-1916  Search this
William, J. J.  Search this
Wittick, Ben, 1845-1903  Search this
Names:
Geological Survey (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1,195 Prints (albumen, silver gelatin, and platinum)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photomechanical prints
Photographs
Stereographs
Postcards
Place:
Wyoming
Virginia
New York
New Mexico
Vermont
South Carolina
Maine
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Montana
Nebraska
Alaska
British Columbia
Arizona
Colorado
California
Date:
1871-1912
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs of geologic features and the natural environment of the American West, Alaska, and Mexico, most of which were created during government surveys and the expansion of railroads during the 1800s. There are also photographs collected and made by individuals who worked or traveled in the west. Depicted locales include Alaska, Arizona, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, and Wyoming, and there are some additional images of artifacts, artwork, and portraits. Photographers represented include William Henry Jackson, John K. Hillers, Timothy H. O'Sullivan, E. O. Beaman, James Fennemore, William Bell, and other professional and amateur photographers.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 37
Varying Form of Title:
Scenic Views of North America
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Charles Savage photographs previously filed in Photo Lot 37 have been relocated to National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 156.
Bourne & May photographs previously filed in Photo Lot 37 have been relocated to National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 159.
The National Anthropological Archives holds additional photographs by photographers or from accessions represented in this collection in Photo Lot 24, Photo Lot 40, and other numbered photo lots.
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Photographs of North American geology and scenery, 1871-1912
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Formations (Geology)  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photomechanical prints
Photographs
Stereographs
Postcards
Citation:
Photo lot 37, Photographs of North American geology and scenery,National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.37
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-37

National Zoological Park Buildings, Monkey House

Creator:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 3.5 x 4.5;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1906
Between 1906 and 1914
Topic:
Buildings  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B40_F03_001]
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_399369
Online Media:

National Zoological Park, Timber Wolf

Creator:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1914
Before 1914
Topic:
Mammals  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B49_F18_008]
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_399997
Online Media:

National Zoological Park, Timber Wolf

Creator:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 5 x 7;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1914
Before 1914
Topic:
Mammals  Search this
Zoo animals  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B49_F18_009]
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_399998
Online Media:

Frederick William True Field Notes, 1895

Creator:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Subject:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Prentiss, D. W (Daniel Webster) 1843-1899  Search this
Physical description:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Field notes
Collection descriptions
Place:
Alaska
Date:
1895
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-419
See more items in:
Field Book Project 1855-2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_355702

Frederick William True Field Book, 1897

Creator:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Subject:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Prentiss, D. W (Daniel Webster) 1843-1899  Search this
Physical description:
0.11 cu. ft. (0.11 non-standard size boxes)
Type:
Field notes
Collection descriptions
Date:
1897
Topic:
Mammals  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-273
See more items in:
Field Book Project 1855-2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_360514

Frederick William True Field Book, 1906-1908

Creator:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Subject:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Physical description:
0.11 cu. ft. (0.11 non-standard size boxes)
Type:
Field notes
Collection descriptions
Date:
1906
1906-1908
Topic:
Paleontology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 14-191
See more items in:
Field Book Project 1855-2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379809

Frederick William True Field Book, 1895

Creator:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Subject:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Prentiss, D. W (Daniel Webster) 1843-1899  Search this
Physical description:
0.11 cu. ft. (0.11 non-standard size boxes)
Type:
Field notes
Collection descriptions
Date:
1895
Topic:
Ornithology  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-476
See more items in:
Field Book Project 1855-2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363631

Frederick William True Papers, c. 1885-1905

Creator:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Subject:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Biology  Search this
Physical description:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
1885
1885-1905
c 1885-1905
Topic:
Mammalogy  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 94-036
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_252415

Agency history, 1897-1947

Creator:
United States National Museum Department of Biology  Search this
Subject:
Benedict, James E (James Everard) 1854-1940  Search this
Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977  Search this
Stejneger, Leonhard 1851-1943  Search this
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1897
1897-1947
Topic:
Biology  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00037
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217911

Correspondence, 1897-1943

Creator:
United States National Museum Department of Biology  Search this
Subject:
Stejneger, Leonhard 1851-1943  Search this
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Physical description:
6.36 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1897
1897-1943
Topic:
Biology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00036
See more items in:
Correspondence 1897-1943 [United States National Museum Department of Biology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217912

Record Books, 1894-1944

Creator:
United States National Museum Department of Biology  Search this
Subject:
Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977  Search this
Stejneger, Leonhard 1851-1943  Search this
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1894
1894-1944
Topic:
Biology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00045
See more items in:
Record Books 1894-1944 [United States National Museum Department of Biology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217915

Agency history, 1885-1904

Creator:
United States National Museum Division of Comparative Anatomy  Search this
Subject:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Lucas, Frederic A (Frederic Augustus) 1852-1929  Search this
Baker, Frank Collins 1867-1942  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1885
1885-1904
Topic:
Anatomy, Comparative  Search this
Bones  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00070
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217919

Divisional Records, 1885-1909

Creator:
United States National Museum Division of Comparative Anatomy  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Frank Collins 1867-1942  Search this
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Lucas, Frederic A (Frederic Augustus) 1852-1929  Search this
Physical description:
.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1885
1885-1909
Topic:
Anatomy, Comparative  Search this
Bones  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00051
See more items in:
Divisional Records 1885-1909 [United States National Museum Division of Comparative Anatomy]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217920

Agency history, 1880-

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Mammals  Search this
Subject:
Coues, Elliott 1842-1899  Search this
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Miller, Gerrit S (Gerrit Smith) 1869-1956  Search this
Lyon, Marcus Ward 1875-1942  Search this
Hollister, N (Ned) 1876-1924  Search this
Kellogg, Remington 1892-1969  Search this
Gilmore, Raymond M (Raymond Maurice) 1907-1983  Search this
Setzer, Henry W  Search this
Handley, Charles O (Charles Overton) 1924-2000  Search this
Thorington, Richard W  Search this
Mead, James G  Search this
Carleton, Michael D  Search this
Johnson, David H (David Horn) 1912-1996  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Helgen, K. M (Kristofer M.)  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1880
1880-
Topic:
Vertebrates  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Mammalogy  Search this
Vertebrate zoology  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00033
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218039

Correspondence, 1880-2017

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Mammals  Search this
Subject:
Coues, Elliott 1842-1899  Search this
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Miller, Gerrit S (Gerrit Smith) 1869-1956  Search this
Lyon, Marcus Ward 1875-1942  Search this
Hollister, N (Ned) 1876-1924  Search this
Kellogg, Remington 1892-1969  Search this
Gilmore, Raymond M (Raymond Maurice) 1907-1983  Search this
Setzer, Henry W  Search this
Handley, Charles O (Charles Overton) 1924-2000  Search this
Thorington, Richard W  Search this
Mead, James G  Search this
Carleton, Michael D  Search this
Johnson, David H (David Horn) 1912-1996  Search this
Hoffmann, Robert S  Search this
Wilson, Don E  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
69.55 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
34.75 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Electronic records
Floppy disks
Compact discs
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Clippings
Brochures
Newspapers
Field notes
Books
Laboratory notebooks
Newsletters
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Floor plans
Drawings
Scientific illustrations
Maps
Posters
Digital versatile discs
Digital images
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white transparencies
Color transparencies
Date:
1880
1880-2017
Topic:
Vertebrates  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Mammalogy  Search this
Vertebrate zoology  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Professional associations  Search this
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Committees  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Publications  Search this
Conservation biology  Search this
Research  Search this
Museum loans  Search this
Workshops  Search this
Research grants  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Contracts  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00037
See more items in:
Correspondence 1880-2017 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Mammals]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218041

Correspondence, 1901-1964

Creator:
United States National Museum Department of Zoology  Search this
Subject:
Stejneger, Leonhard 1851-1943  Search this
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977  Search this
Chace, Fenner Albert  Search this
Friedmann, Herbert 1900-1987  Search this
Hobbs, Horton Holcombe 1914-1994  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Biology  Search this
Physical description:
7 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1901
1901-1964
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00035
See more items in:
Correspondence 1901-1964 [United States National Museum Department of Zoology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219630

Glass Plate Negatives, undated

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Vertebrate Paleontology  Search this
Subject:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Gidley, James Williams 1866-1931  Search this
Physical description:
.65 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Glass negatives
Date:
undated
Topic:
Paleobiology  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Vertebrates, Fossil  Search this
Vertebrate paleontology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00257
See more items in:
Glass Plate Negatives undated [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Vertebrate Paleontology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219664

Correspondence and Memoranda, 1881-1904

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum  Search this
Subject:
Rathbun, Richard 1852-1918  Search this
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896  Search this
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
0.6 cu. ft. (30 microfilm reels)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1881
1881-1904
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000116
Restrictions & Rights:
(1) Apparently all series are not indexed for all years; indexes in individual series should be consulted; (2) record unit available on microfilm only
See more items in:
Correspondence and Memoranda 1850-1948 [Smithsonian Institution Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216719

An account of the beaked whales of the family Ziphidœ in the collection of the United States National Museum, with remarks on some specimens in other American museums, by Frederick W. True

Author:
True, Frederick William 1858-1914  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
v, 89 p. 42 pl. 31 x 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1910
Topic:
Whales  Search this
Call number:
QL737.C438T86 1910
QL737.C438T86 1910
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_242474

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