Query: United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Drawings of Mollusks
Creators:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Dates:
circa 1838-1842
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of pencil and color drawings prepared for the Report on Mollusca of the United States Exploring Expedition. Artists represented include Joseph Drayton, Joseph P. Couthouy, Frederick M. Bayer, and A. F. Bellows. This accession relates to materials in Record Unit 7186.

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in Accession 92-053 for United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
MS 1072 Viti Levu vocabulary
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Semi, Fijian, 1876
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
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Dates:
undated
Size:
20 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1072
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Viti Levu vocabulary, a mountain dialect of the Fiji Islands. Obtained from Semi in New York City in January 1876. This is in a parallel column with the dialects of the Viti Islands, extracted from Horatio Hale's Ethnology and Philology of the U.S. Exploring Expedition, Philadelphia, 1846.

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in NAA.MS1072 for United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
MS 7439 Copy of "Professor Hale's manuscript on the Philology, religion and customs of Polynesian groups of islands"
Creators:
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896
Riesenberg, Saul H.
Dates:
1840s
Size:
149 Pages
165 Pages
2 Items (parts )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7439
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The description by the Trumbull Library has also been copied and two notes about the manuscript are included. The document is a draft for volume 6, Ethnology and Philology, of the report of the Wilkes Expedition (United States Exploring Expedition. The published version and the manuscript have been compared only briefly …

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in NAA.MS7439 for United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
MS 4807 Collections of the United States South Sea Surveying and Exploring Expedition 1838, 9, 40, 41 & 42. By T. R. Peale, U. S. Patent Office, 1846
Creators:
Peale, Titian R. (Titian Ramsay), 1780-1798
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Dates:
undated
Size:
57 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4807
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Catalogue of 2516 ethnological specimens, numbered 1-2487.

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in NAA.MS4807 for United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
MS 7235 Vocabularies and notes based on material collected by Horatio Hale from enslaved African-Brazilians
Creators:
Hale, Horatio, 1817-1896
Dates:
undated
Size:
98 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7235
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This manuscript probably represents what Horatio Hale originally intended to publish on southern Africa in his Philology and Ethnology that is one of the volumes of the report of the United States Exploring Expedition (Wilkes Expedition). It includes several vocabularies, comparative vocabularies, and notes on the location and appearance (especially …

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in NAA.MS7235 for United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Alfred T. Agate drawings from the United States Exploring Expedition
Creators:
Agate, Alfred T., 1812-1846
Dates:
1838-1842
Size:
5 Drawings
2 Engravings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS382524
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of five (5) watercolor drawings and two (2) engravings made by Alfred T. Agate for the United States Exploring Expedition. It includes portraits of King Kamehameha III of Hawaii, Kotowatowa (a Maori chief), and unnamed individuals from Brazil, Peru, Fiji, as well as illustrations of Maori ornamental carvings. Please …

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in NAA.MS382524 for United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Curatorial Records
Dates:
1857
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-298
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a catalog of crustacea collected during the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842. This catalog was compiled by James Dwight Dana (1813-1895), a geologist and zoologist on this expedition. These specimens are housed at the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, and this catalog was maintained …

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in Accession 16-298 for United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Special Exhibition Records
Dates:
1982-1988
Size:
9.48 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-107
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting the research and production of the exhibition "Magnificent Voyagers, United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842," curated by Herman J. Viola. Materials include research materials, funding proposals, contact sheets, speech notes, loan records, evaluations, committee materials, drafts of some chapters, and some oversize graphics.

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in Accession 94-107 for United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Annual Reports
Creators:
United States National Museum. Section of Corals
Dates:
1931-1962
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 202
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Curator of the Division of Mollusks, Paul Bartsch, began to refer to a Section of Corals in his annual reports although there was never a curator for the Section. This practice continued, with the reports in this record unit forming a separate section of the Division of Mollusks annual …

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in Record Unit 202 for United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Directorate of International Activities
Dates:
circa 1985-1987
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document agendas associated with special programs, exhibitions, and related budgetary matters of the International Center and individuals or outside organizations that participate in the activities of the Center. Materials include correspondence and memoranda; Smithsonian Year 1985 Supplement: Chronology and Appendixes; "Madagascar Workshop" information; exhibit data for the Festival of …

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