Campsite of United States Coastal Survey

ID: SIA RU007073 [SIA_007073_B01_F08_I01]

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Form/Genre: Photographs

Date: 1867

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7073, Box 1, Image No. SIA2018-027466

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Summary

This image of a U.S. Coastal Survey campsite was taken as part of the Western Union Telegraph Expedition to Alaska. Pictured are 4 men sitting in front of 3 tents.

Subject

Western Union Telegraph Expedition (1865-1867)

Notes

Also known as SPI_1703 and SIA_007073_B01_F08_I01.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7073, Box 1, Image No. SIA2018-027466

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

1867

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  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
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Topic

Scientific expeditions

Form/Genre

Photographs

Local number

SIA RU007073 [SIA_007073_B01_F08_I01]

Physical description

Albumen prints