Hayden's 1854-55 Missouri River Expedition

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Summary

An account of Ferdinand V. Hayden's 1854-55 Missouri River Expedition which discusses the Smithsonian's role in the expedition, especially the work of Spencer Fullerton Baird.

Author

Brown, F. Martin

Subject

  • Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887
  • Hayden, F. V (Ferdinand Vandeveer) 1829-1887
  • United States National Museum

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contained within

The Denver Westerners Roundup Vol. 27 (Journal)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1971

Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Natural History
  • National Collections
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Natural history

Physical description

pp. 3-66

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