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William Henry Jackson photographs from the United States Geological Survey of the Territories

Creator:
Geological Survey (U.S.)  Search this
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942  Search this
Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.)  Search this
Names:
Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.) -- Pictorial works  Search this
Extent:
1 Album (30 photographic prints, all ill., 36 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Albums
Place:
West (U.S.) -- history -- 1860-1890 -- Pictorial works
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works
Rocky Mountains -- Pictorial works
Date:
1871
Summary:
Includes photographs from the Wasatch Mountains sub-series (Ogden; Cache Valley; Bear River; Gooseberry Creek; Red Rock Pass); and also photographs of Fort Hall, Idaho; Snake River; Pleasant Valley; Portneuf Canyon, Idaho; Red Rock Mountains; hydraulic gold mining at Alder Gulch, near Virginia City, Montana; the camp at Fort Ellis, Montana; Shadow [i.e. Mystic] Lake; and the headwaters of the Gallatin.
General note:
Title devised by cataloger.
Album of photographs (positives) by William Henry Jackson.
Each photograph is mounted on ivory cardstock, with single gilt rule border around print, with gilt-lettered captions ("W.H. Jackson, photo.", "Washington, D.C.", and frequently the place name).
Most of the photographs have a catalog number that was apparently scratched into the negative.
Most of the cardstock mounts have handwritten pencil notes giving the U.S. Geological Survey accession number, the year 1871, and, in some cases, more details about the location.
Image sizes vary, and are mostly 13 x 22 cm. or 17.5 x 22.5 cm.
Local Notes:
SCNHRB copy 39088016537961 has photographs numbered (on image): 165, 167-181, 183-186, 188-191, 194-199.

SCNHRB copy has a black buckram library binding with gilt-lettered spine. With binder's label for Heckman Bindery.
Topic:
Geology -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works  Search this
Gold mines and mining -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works  Search this
Geological surveys -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works  Search this
Identifier:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0019
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sil-cl-xxxx-0019

Odometer Recording Distances Used on Hayden Survey

Author:
Jackson, William Henry 1843-1942  Search this
Subject:
Hayden Survey  Search this
Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)  Search this
Geological Survey (U.S.)  Search this
United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories, 1871-1877  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 4 3/4 x 7 3/4; Type of Image: Landscape; Person, Candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Pictorial works
Photographic print
Landscape
Person, candid
Place:
United States
West (U.S.)
Date:
1872
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Animals--Transportation  Search this
Expeditions  Search this
Geological mapping  Search this
Odometer  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Surveying  Search this
Surveying--Public lands  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Standard number:
32113-B or MAH-32113B
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_5768

Winning the Wild West : the epic saga of the American frontier, 1800-1899 / Page Stegner ; foreword by Larry McMurtry

Author:
Stegner, Page  Search this
Physical description:
400 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Place:
West (U.S.)
United States
Date:
2002
C2002
19th century
Topic:
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Territorial expansion  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_710251

Lewis & Clark, tailor made, trail worn : army life, clothing & weapons of the Corps of Discovery / Robert J. Moore, Jr., Michael Haynes

Title:
Lewis and Clark, tailor made, trail worn
Tailor made, trail worn
Author:
Moore, Robert J (Robert John) 1956-  Search this
Haynes, Michael  Search this
Subject:
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)  Search this
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806) Equipment and supplies  Search this
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)  Search this
Physical description:
288 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 27 cm
Type:
Sources
Pictorial works
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
2003
C2003
19th century
Topic:
Explorers--Social life and customs  Search this
Explorers--Clothing--History  Search this
Weapons--History  Search this
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_739405

Lewis & Clark : a photographic journey / Bill and Jan Moeller

Title:
Lewis and Clark
Author:
Moeller, Bill 1930-  Search this
Moeller, Jan 1930-  Search this
Subject:
Lewis, Meriwether 1774-1809  Search this
Clark, William 1770-1838  Search this
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 107 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Quotations
Pictorial works
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
1999
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_604465

Lewis & Clark : an illustrated history / by Dayton Duncan, based on a documentary film by Ken Burns ... ; preface by Ken Burns and contributions by Stephen E. Ambrose, Erica Funkhouser, William Least Heat-Moon

Title:
Journey of the Corps of Discovery
Lewis & Clark : the journey of the Corps of Discovery, an illustrated history
Lewis and Clark
Author:
Duncan, Dayton  Search this
Burns, Ken 1953-  Search this
Heat Moon, William Least  Search this
Ambrose, Stephen E  Search this
Funkhouser, Erica  Search this
Subject:
Lewis, Meriwether 1774-1809  Search this
Clark, William 1770-1838  Search this
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)  Search this
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 248 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
1997
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_528815

The saga of Lewis & Clark : into the uncharted West / Thomas Schmidt and Jeremy Schmidt

Title:
Saga of Lewis and Clark
Author:
Schmidt, Thomas 1959-  Search this
Schmidt, Jeremy 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)  Search this
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)  Search this
Physical description:
210 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 26 x 27 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Miscellanea
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
1999
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_570686

Pacific images : views from Captain Cook's third voyage : engravings and descriptions from A voyage to the Pacific Ocean, volumes I, II, and III, and the Atlas by Captain James Cook and Captain James King, published as the official edition of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, in London, 1784 / Eleanor C. Nordyke, in collaboration with James A. Mattison, Jr

Title:
Views from Captain Cook's third voyage
Author:
Nordyke, Eleanor C  Search this
Mattison, James A  Search this
Cook, James 1728-1779 Voyage to the Pacific Ocean  Search this
Hawaiian Historical Society  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 174 p. : ill., maps ; 28 x 29 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Oceania
Hawaii
West (U.S.)
British Columbia
Arctic regions
Date:
1999
Topic:
Voyages around the world  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
G420.C68 N67 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_590093

Sights once seen : daguerreotyping Frémont's last expedition through the Rockies / by Robert Shlaer ; featuring 120 daguerreotypes by the author

Author:
Shlaer, Robert  Search this
Subject:
Carvalho, Solomon Nunes 1815-1897  Search this
Frémont, John Charles 1813-1890  Search this
Physical description:
x, 165 p. : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 24 x 29 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
2000
C2000
19th century
Topic:
Daguerreotype--History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_597598

Figures in a Western landscape : reading the art of Titian Ramsay Peale from the Long Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, 1819-1820 / by Kenneth Haltman

Author:
Haltman, Kenneth  Search this
Subject:
Peale, Titian Ramsay 1799-1885  Search this
Stephen H. Long Expedition to the Rocky Mountains (1819-1820)  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 299 leaves, 133 leaves of plates : ill
Type:
Biography
Pictorial works
Place:
United States
West (U.S.)
Date:
1992
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.P355 H35 1992a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_465454

Photographs showing landscapes, geological and other features, of portions of the western territory of the United States / obtained in connection with geographical and geological explorations and surveys west of the 100th meridian, seasons of 1871, 1872, 1873 and 1874. 1st Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler ... in charge

Title:
Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.), 1875 DSI
War Department, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army
Geographical explorations and surveys west of the 100th meridian, expedition of 1871 under command of Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Eng'rs
Author:
Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)  Search this
Wheeler, George M (George Montague) 1842-1905  Search this
Photographer:
O'Sullivan, Timothy H. 1840-1882  Search this
Subject:
Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
[26] leaves, 25 leaves of plates : photographic prints ; 51 x 42 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
West (U.S.)
Southwest, New
Arizona
Colorado
Idaho
Nevada
New Mexico
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
San Juan River (Colo.-Utah)
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
United States
Date:
1875
1876
1875-1876?]
Topic:
Pueblos  Search this
Surveys  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F594 .G34 1875
F594.G34 1875
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_299770

Lewis & Clark : an American journey / Daniel B. Thorp

Title:
Lewis and Clark
Author:
Thorp, Daniel B  Search this
Subject:
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)  Search this
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)  Search this
Physical description:
160 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
1998
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1027270

Eye of the explorer : views of the Northern Pacific Railroad survey, 1853-54 / Paul D. McDermott, Ronald E. Grim, and Philip Mobley

Author:
McDermott, Paul D  Search this
Grim, Ronald E  Search this
Mobley, Philip 1955-  Search this
Subject:
Stevens, Isaac Ingalls 1818-1862  Search this
Northern Pacific Railroad Company History  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 210 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. ; 26 x 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
2010
19th century
1848-1860
Topic:
Pacific railroads--Explorations and surveys--History  Search this
Explorers--History  Search this
Surveyors--History  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_962752

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