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Creators:
Wickersham, James, 1857-1939
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4267
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes sketches and portion of letter to Secretary Baird, Smithsonian Institution.

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Creators:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
1840s
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-179
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of one volume, F. Andrew Michaux, The North American Sylva (1817), which was most likely transcribed by Spencer Fullerton Baird and was one of the first serious surveys of American trees.

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Creators:
Schumacher, Paul J. F.
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
December 8, 1874-February 26, 1877
Size:
1 item (ca. 1 inch)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7132
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concern Schumacher's collections for the Smithsonian along the coasts of California, including the channel Islands, and Oregon. Much concerns payments and shipments. Some references to the work of Stephen Bowers, Henry C. Yarrow, and others.

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Creators:
Fischer, Fritz Dr.
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
ca. October, 1886
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4049
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Relative to various caves in the State of Cahahuita, Mexico. Written in ink, the writing being somewhat faint. A typed copy is attached to the translation.

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Creators:
Faris, Lafayette
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
September 3, 1880
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3832
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Comments on similarity of myth of So-kuswai-un-ants (published by Powell in Report of Exploration of Colorado River) and Egyptian tradition reported by Herodotus.

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Creators:
Le Baron, J. Francis
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
1882 December 2
Size:
6 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS599
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

With list of Indian words and notes. Contains 39 terms.

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Creators:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Smithsonian Institution Secretary
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Dates:
Ca. 1880-1883
Size:
1 Item (sheaf )
1 Item (letter-press copy book )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4677
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The copies on loose sheets apparently cover correspondence with Cushing only. Direct copies made from some of these same letters also appear in the copy book, which has, in addition, many copies of Baird-Powell correspondence about B.A.E. matters.

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Creators:
Culbertson, Thaddeus A. (Thaddeus Ainsworth), 1823-1850
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
March 21, 1850-April 25, 1850
Size:
48 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1426A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains: Tables showing the Indian tribes of the Upper Missouri River. June, 1850. Autograph document signed. 9 pages. Letter from Culbertson to Spencer F. Baird, Secretary, Smithsonian Institution. Fort Pierre, Dakota Territory. May 30, 1850. Autograph letter signed. 12 pages.

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Creators:
Aymé, Louis Henri, 1855-1912
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Dates:
December 9, 1884
Size:
14 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1201
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns archaeological field work in the area of the Monte Alban ruins in Oaxaca. Letter written by Ayme in Oaxaca describes his excavations in three areas. The first at an hacienda called Nazarene, at the foot of Monte Alban; a second along a river bank, one mile west of the hacienda, and a third just north of the Oaxaca road, a mile east of Naza...

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Berlin, Alfred Franklin, 1848-1925
Immatahah, Chahta
Lincecum, Gideon, 1793-1874
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
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Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4056
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

It is taken from Chahta immatahah, and written by Dr. Gideon Lincecum in 1822 or 1823, and to his earlier correspondence with Professor Baird and Major Powell, regarding the same Manuscript. Reading. Pennsylvania. May 12, 1879. Filed with the above Manuscript is a typescript copy of Powell's cover letter, returning a Choctaw manuscript, to Mrs. S.L...

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