Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927

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Dates:
Birth 1845-08-21
Death 1927-03-27
Americans
English

Biographical notes:

W.H. Dall, born August 21, 1845, was a naturalist. He was part of the Western Union International Telegraph Expedition in Alaska from 1865-1868. He was on the staff of the Smithsonian, published "Alaska and its Resources," and worked with the Coast and Geodetic Survey. He served as paleontologist for the U.S. Geological Survey, was honorary curator of the U.S. National Museum, and was part of the Harriman Alaska Expedition in 1899. Dall died March 27, 1927.

From the description of [Map of] Alaska and adjoining regions, 1900?. (Alaska State Library). WorldCat record id: 51219680

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Ark ID:
w6g16t7v
SNAC ID:
24820661

Subjects:

  • Land grants--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Mollusks

Occupations:

not available for this record

Places:

  • Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.) (as recorded)
  • Alaska (as recorded)
  • Asiatic Russia (as recorded)
  • New England (as recorded)
  • Vermont (as recorded)
  • Canada, Western (as recorded)
  • Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) (as recorded)