Reference Request

* required
Please succinctly provide us with any information pertinent to your inquiry. If you are writing to us about a research request, provide as much detail as possible about the collections in which you are interested (including collection numbers, box numbers, and folder titles).
(if known)

The Smithsonian Institution Archives is using Constant Contact, a third-party contact management software vendor, to manage contacts and send eNewsletters. Please be advised that Constant Contact's Privacy Statement and Terms and Conditions apply to your use of these services. The Smithsonian Institution Archives has access to your name and email address which is subject to our privacy statement.

Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 84-179

Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887

Baird-Michaux Volume, 1840s

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Title: Baird-Michaux Volume
Dates: 1840s
Quantity: 0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection: Accession 84-179
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

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.

Descriptive Entry

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.

Top of Page

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

Name

Subject

Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

Top of Page

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 84-179, Baird-Michaux Volume

Top of Page

Container List

Box 1

F Andrew Michaux's The North American Sylva (1817), likely wholly transcribed by Spencer Fullerton Baird

Box 1 of 1