American Philosophical Society selected records
The microfilmed American Philosophical Society selected records contain art related letters; committee reports; registrar's and curators' records; pamphlets; and exhibition catalogs from the archives of the American Philosophical Society. Many of the letters are to the Society's secretary and librarian John Vaughan; a few are to the Society's presidents Thomas …
MS 1603 An oration, delivered February 4, 1774, before the American Philosophical Society, held at Philadelphia.
Extract copied from "An oration, delivered February 4, 1774, before the American Philosophical Society, held at Philadelphia. Containing, an enquiry into the natural history of medicine among the Indians in North-America, and a comparitive view of their diseases and remedies, with those of civilized nations. : Together with an appendix, containing, proofs and …
Victor Audubon letters to John L. LeConte
This microfilm collection contains letters from Victor Audobon to John Lawrence LeConte concerning Audubon's father, John James Audubon.
MS 7565 Manual of Field and Laboratory Techniques Employed by the Division of Anthropology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee in Connection with the Investigation of Archaeological Sites within the TVA Dam Reservoirs, a Cooperative Project Sponsored by the University of Tennessee and Aided by the Following Government Agencies and Scientific Societies: Works Progress Administration; Tennessee Valley Authority; American Philosophical Society; National Research Council
Letters to Samuel G. Morton from Victor and John James Audubon
Audubon, Victor Gifford, 1809-1860
This microfilm collection consists of letters to Samuel G. Morton from Victor and John James Audubon.
George Ord letters to Charles Waterton
Letters from Ord to longtime friend Waterton, criticizing John James Audubon.
Dakota texts from the Boas Collection, American Philosophical Society Library
A.P.S. Number 497.3 B63c Contents: Dakota Texts from the Sword Manuscript [1876-1909; 1938]. Edited and translated by E. Deloria. 382 L. X 8a.18 Old Dakota legends [no date, 1937?] Texts with literal and free translations and with ethnographic and linguistic notes. 358 L. X 8a.21. Dakota autobiographies [ca. 1937]. 382 L. X 8a.4. Dakota commentary on Walker's texts . 47, 40 L. X 8a.5.
John James Audubon and Audubon family letters
The microfilmed John James Audubon and Audubon family letters contain letters from John James Audubon to his wife, Lucy, and his son Victor. Letters refer to personal affairs, ornithology, and publications. Also included is a fragment of Audubon's journal from New Orleans, 1821.
Charles Willson Peale diaries and exhibition announcement
The Charles Willson Peale diaries and exhibition announcement include 26 volumes, microfilmed on Reel 3899, containing diary entries relating to family, business, travels, sittings, Peale's museum, and other topics. Microfilmed on Reel D9 is a handwritten announcement for the exhibition of Peale's Christ at Bethesda, March 20, 1821. This exhibition announcement is also available …
Mary Jane Peale and Peale family selected papers
The microfilmed Mary Jane Peale and Peale family selected papers contain Mary Jane Peale's diaries and letters, as well as papers she collected relating to Rubens Peale, Eliza Burd Patterson Peale, and the Peale family. Microfilmed on Reels 3900-3901 are 10 volumes of Mary Jane Peale's diaries which contain domestic and social …