Smyth, W. H. (William Henry), 1788-1865

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Epithet: Captain RN

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Epithet: Admiral; PRS

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William Henry Smyth was a British admiral and scientific writer.

From the description of Correspondence, 1820-1864. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122364941

From the guide to the W. H. (William Henry) Smyth correspondence, 1820-1864, 1820-1864, (American Philosophical Society)

English cleric William Buckland worked as a geologist and vertebrate paleontologist. The first Reader of Geology, University of Oxford (from 1819), Buckland is most noted as the scientific discoverer of dinosaurs.

From the guide to the William Buckland papers, 1817-1848, 1817-1848, (American Philosophical Society)

Epithet: Captain, afterwards Admiral

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Epithet: Captain; Admiral 1863

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creatorOf Perigal, Henry. Miscellaneous tracts. National Library of New Zealand
creatorOf Irvine, Alexander, 1863-1941. Autograph Collection of Alexander Irvine. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf W. H. (William Henry) Smyth correspondence, 1820-1864, 1820-1864 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Buckland, William, 1784-1856. Letters, 1817-1848. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Pettigrew papers, 1797-1865 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Somerville, Mary, 1780-1872. Papers, [ca. 1781-ca. 1877]. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Library Of Congress, Manuscript Division. Library Of Congress Archives Collection.
creatorOf Smyth, W. H. (William Henry), 1788-1865. Correspondence, 1820-1864. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf William Buckland papers, 1817-1848, 1817-1848 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Julia Morgan Architectural Drawings, 1907-1929 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Vol. XII. (ff. 551). 1844-May, 1847.includes:ff. 1, 15, 25, 96, 111, 122, 137, 142, 148, 295, 297, 336, 343, 478, 482, 546 Sir Charles Lyell, 1st Baronet; geologist: Letters to C. Babbage: 1826-1854. f. 2 Reverend William Pulling: Letter to C. Babba..., 1844-1847 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XI. (ff. 640). 1848-1849.includes:ff. 1, 38 John Wilson, President of Trinity College, Oxford: Letters to Rev. P. Bliss: 1846-1855. f. 3 John Marriott Davenport: Letters to Rev. P. Bliss: 1848, 1856. f. 5 Reverend David Williams, Head Master o..., 1848-1849 British Library
referencedIn Vol. IV (ff. 369). S-Z. Presented by the Geological Society of London. British Library
referencedIn Vol. XVI. (ff. 507). May, 1856-Mar. 1860.includes:f. 1 Comte Jean Gilbert Victor Fialin de Persigny,; French Ambassador in London: Letter to C. Babbage: 1856. f. 2 Michel Chasles, mathematician: Letters to C. Babbage: 1855, 1856.: Fr. f. 3 André M... British Library
referencedIn Mary Somerville papers, [ca. 1781-ca. 1877], Circa 1781-1877 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Vol. XVII. (ff. 557). Apr. 1860-Sept. 1863.includes:f. 1 Sarah Fox Hawes: Letter to C. Babbage: 1860. ff. 3, 172, 259 b, 292, 309, 312, 474, 557 William Gravatt, FRS, civil engineer: Correspondence with C. Babbage: 1855-1865. ff. 4, 544 Mary Anne ... British Library
referencedIn Julia Morgan Collection, 1893-1980, (bulk 1893-1940) Environmental Design Archives
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary. Correspondence, 1863-1879 Smithsonian Institution Archives
referencedIn John Edward Gray papers, 1783-1884, 1783-1884 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Smyth, W. H. (William Henry), 1788-1865. Letters / W.H. Smyth. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Vol. IX. (ff. 578). 1837-Sept. 1838.includes:f. 1 Sir James South, astronomer: Correspondence with C. Babbage: 1821-1866, n.d. ff. 3, 23, 543, 545, 560 George Peacock, Dean of Ely: Letters to C. Babbage: 1816-1850. ff. 6, 7 A. G. Pond, wife of J Po..., 1837-1838 British Library
creatorOf Smyth, W. H. (William Henry), 1788-1865. Letter to Dr. H. Barth. Near Aylesbury. 1858 Jan. 13. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Albert Stephens Borgman autograph collection, 1600-1950. Houghton Library
referencedIn Vol. XII.includes:f. 1 J-Sager: Letter to J. Milnes: 1804. f. 3 Stephen Salisbury: Letter to J. Hunter: 1858. ff. 6-13 James Savage: Letters to J. Hunter: 1842-1858. f. 14 Thomas Duff Schomberg: Letter to J. Hunter: 1855. ff. 15, 17 Edward Scott..., 1800-1860 British Library
creatorOf Herschel Family. Papers, 1721-1951, (bulk 1810-1871). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph, 1791-1865. Pettigrew papers, 1815-1863. Yale University Library
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associatedWith Beaufort, Thomas, Sir, 1774-1857. person
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associatedWith Hopkins, William, 1793-1866. person
associatedWith Hutton, William, 1797-1860 person
associatedWith Irvine, Alexander, 1863-1941. person
associatedWith Kater, Captain (Henry), 1777-1835. person
associatedWith Kater, Henry, 1777-1835 person
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associatedWith Morgan, Julia, 1872-1957 person
associatedWith Murchison, Roderick Impey, Sir, 1792-1871. person
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associatedWith Petermann, A., (August Heinrich), 1822-1878 person
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associatedWith Royal Observatory, Greenwich. corporateBody
associatedWith Royal Society Club (London, England) corporateBody
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associatedWith Sheepshanks, R. (Richard), 1794-1855. person
associatedWith Smyth, Annarella Warington family
associatedWith Smyth, Annarella Warington. person
associatedWith Smyth, Warington Wilkinson, Sir, 1817-1890. person
associatedWith Somerville, Mary, 1780-1872. person
associatedWith Sopwith, Thomas, 1803-1879 person
correspondedWith Spofford, Ainsworth Rand person
associatedWith Tindal, Nicholas Conyngham, Sir, 1776-1846. person
correspondedWith Tynbel, Henry person
associatedWith Vuillamy, Benjamin Lewis, 1780-1854. person
associatedWith Vulliamy, Benjamin Lewis, 1780-1854 person
associatedWith Waterton, Charles, 1782-1865 person
associatedWith Wheatstone, Charles, Sir, 1802-1875 person
associatedWith Zach, Franz Xaver, Freiherr von, 1754-1832. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Astronomical instruments
Beagle Expedition, 1831-1836
Beyond Early America
Microscope and microscopy
Nautical almanacs
Submarines (Ships)


Birth 1788-01-21

Death 1865-09-09





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