John Wesley Powell (1834-1902)

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Country :États-Unis
Language :anglais
Birth :24-03-1834
Death :23-09-1902
Commercial activities :Éditeur
Note :Explorateur. - A été directeur de l'United States geological survey, USA (1881-1894). - A fondé le bureau d'ethnologie de la "Smithsonian institution" (en 1879)
ISNI :ISNI 0000 0001 0917 4814

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Auteur du texte67 documents1 digitized document

  • Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its tributaries explored in 1869, 1870, 1871, and 1872

    [Reprod.]
    Material description : 8 microfiches
    Edition : Leiden : IDC , 1985

    [catalogue, Visualize the document in Gallica][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb372698903]
  • Contenu dans : Introduction to handbook of American Indian languages

    Indian linguistic families of America north of Mexico. - J. W Powell. - [1]

    Material description : IX-221 p.
    Note : Note : Notes bibliogr.
    Edition : Lincoln : University of Nebraska press , 1991, cop. 1966
    Éditeur scientifique : Preston Holder

    [catalogue]
  • 12th [-22d] Annual report of the bureau of American ethnology to the secretary of the Smithsonian institution. 1891-'92 [-1900-1901]...

    Material description : Gr. in-8°
    Note : Note : 54th-58th Congress. House of representatives
    Edition : Washington : Government printing office , 1896-1904

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb31145044b]
  • 12th Annual report of the Bureau of American ethnology

    Note : Note : House of representatives. 53d Congress, 2nd session. Documents, Vol. 10
    Edition : Washington, Government printing office , 1894. In-4°

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb325434187]
  • Abstract of transactions of the anthropological society of Washington... with annual address of the President [J. W. Powell] for the first year, ending January 20, 1880, and for the second year, ending January 18, 1881. Prepared by J. W. Powell

    Material description : In-8° , 150 p.
    Note : Note : Smithsonian miscellaneous collections
    Edition : Washington : National republican printing house , 1881

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb31145042n]

Chef de la mission6 documents6 digitized documents

Éditeur scientifique5 documents

  • Contributions to North. American ethnology. Vol. I [-IX]

    Material description : In-4°
    Note : Note : Department of the Interior. U. S. geographical and geological survey of the Rocky Mountain region
    Edition : Washington , 1877-1903

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb311450581]
  • Report on the geology and resources of the Black hills of Dakota...

    Material description : In-4° , XV-566 p., fig., pl.
    Note : Note : Department of Interior, U. S. geographical and geological survey of the Rocky Mountain region. - Ce recueil contient en outre quatre autres articles d'auteurs différents
    Edition : Washington : Government printing office , 1880

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb31012211d]
  • Report on the geology of the Henry Mountain

    Material description : In-4° , X-160 p., fig., pl. et carte
    Note : Note : Department of the Interior. U. S. geological and geographical survey of the Rocky Mountain region
    Edition : Washington : Gov. printing office , 1877
    Auteur du texte : Grove Karl Gilbert (1843-1918)

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb31145056b]
  • Report on the geology of the high plateaus of Utah...

    Material description : In-4° , XXXII-307 p., pl.
    Note : Note : Department of the Interior. U. S. geographical and geological survey of the Rocky Mountain region
    Edition : Washington : Government printing office , 1880

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb30389845w]
  • United States Geological Survey...

    Note : Note : Department of the Interior
    Edition : Washington, Government printing office. In-8°

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb32543419k]

Directeur de publication4 documents

Cartographe3 documents1 digitized document

  • Distribution of the magnetic destination in the United States in 1900

    Material description : 1 flle : 70 x 47 cm
    Note : Note : Seventeeth annual report. Part. 1 Pl. 8
    Edition : [S.l.] : United States geological Survey , 1900
    Éditeur scientifique : Geological survey. Etats-Unis
    Cartographe : Henry Gannett (1846-1914)

    [catalogue, Visualize the document in Gallica][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb406859554]
  • Department of interior. United States geographical and geological survey of the Rocky mountain region J.W. Powell in charge. Topographical and geological atlas of the Black Hills of Dakota,to accompany the report of Henry Newton...

    Edition : New-York : J. Bien , 1879
    Éditeur commercial : Julius Bien (1829-1909)

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb40737011n]
  • Department of interior. United States geographical and geological survey of the Rocky mountain region. J.W. Powell in charge. Topographical and geological atlas of the district of the high plateaus of Utah, to accompany the report of Capt. C.E. Dutton...

    Edition : New-York : J. Bien , 1879
    Auteur du matériel d'accompagnement : Clarence Edward Dutton (1841-1912)
    Éditeur commercial : Julius Bien (1829-1909)

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb407370109]

Éditeur commercial2 documents

  • United States

    Ed. of April 1891
    Material description : 9 cartes : en coul. ; 48 x 70,5 cm
    Note : Note : Carton : "Alaska" sur la carte n° 7. - Titre sur la carte n° 9
    Map scale : 1:2500000
    Edition : [S.l.] : Department of the interior, United States geological survey, J.W. Powell, dir. , 1890
    Éditeur commercial : Geological survey. Etats-Unis
    Éditeur scientifique : Henry Gannett (1846-1914)
    Graveur : Julius Bien (1829-1909)

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb40766460b]
  • United States relief map

    Material description : 1 carte : en coul. ; 51,5 x 80 cm
    Note : Note : Date d'édition d'après l'inventaire de la collection
    Map scale : [1:6 740 000 ca], 300 stat. miles [= 6,9 cm]
    Edition : [S.l.] : U.S. geological survey, J.W. Powell, dir. , [1892 ca]
    Éditeur commercial : Geological survey. Etats-Unis
    Cartographe : Henry Gannett (1846-1914)
    Graveur : Geological survey. Etats-Unis

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb407665749]

Autre2 documents

  • Department of interior. United States geographical and geological survey of the Rocky mountain region...

    Edition : New York , 1879. Gr. in-fol.

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb32543408x]
  • Department of Interior. United States geographical and geological survey of the Rocky Mountain Region...

    Edition : New York , 1879. Gr. in-fol.

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb325434098]

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  • The physical geology of the Grand Canyon district : second annual report of the US geological survey / [dir. by ] J. W. Powell ; [réd.] Clarence E. Dutton, 1882
  • LCNA (CD OCLC), 1993-12
    WWW, États-Unis 1897-1942
    Wikipedia (2013-09-26)
    Wikipedia (2013-09-26)

Wikipedia Biography

  • John Wesley Powell (né le 24 mars 1834 à Mount Morris (en) et mort le 23 septembre 1902) est un explorateur américain célèbre pour sa navigation dans le Grand Canyon de 1869.

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