Portrait of John Wesley Powell (1834-1902)

ID: SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27D_160]

Creator: Bachrach & Bro

Form/Genre: Photographs

Date: 1901

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 27D, Image No. SIA_000095_B27D_160

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Summary

Clipped from "The Romance of the Colorado River: The Story of Its Discovery in 1540, with an Account of the Later Explorations, and with Special Reference to the Voyages of Powell Through the Line of the Great Canyons," by Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh, 1902.

Subject

Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902

Notes

Union soldier, geologist, teacher; Director of U.S. Geological Survey; Director of Bureau of American Ethnology

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 27D, Image No. SIA_000095_B27D_160

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1901

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Form/Genre

Photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27D_160]

Physical description

Halftones (prints); 5 x 4;

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