Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 7290
Geyer, Karl Andreas, 1809-1853
Carl Andreas Geyer Journal, 1838
Carl Andreas Geyer (1809-1853) was a German botanist who took part in a number of North American expeditions, 1835-1844.
This record unit consists of the botanical journal kept by Geyer on the Nicollet Expedition, 1838, organized to survey the Missouri and Mississippi river area. Also included is a transcript of the journal with an introduction and index to specimen numbers.
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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7290, Carl Andreas Geyer Journal