Clarence King: A Biography

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Work is a biography of Clarence King. Includes information on U.S. Geological Survey, John Wesley Powell, Bureau of American Ethnology, and colleagues such as James T. Gardiner, Richard Cotter, William H. Brewer, Josiah D. Whitney, Samuel Franklin Emmons, Bret Harte, William Dean Howells, Arnold Hague, James D. Hague, and Andrew A. Humphreys, among others.


  • King, Clarence
  • Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902
  • Gardiner, James T
  • Cotter, Richard
  • Brewer, William H
  • Whitney, Josiah D
  • Emmons, Samuel Franklin
  • Harte, Bret
  • Howells, William Dean
  • Hague, Arnold
  • Hague, James D
  • Humphreys, Andrew A
  • United States Geological Survey (USGS)
  • Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology


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


1958, 1988


  • Scientific expeditions
  • Field Work
  • Bibliography


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