Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927

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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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referencedIn Ball, M. D. (Mottrom Dulany), 1835-1887. M.D. Ball papers, 1868-1927. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Henry Elliott collection, 1866 Scott Polar Research Institute
referencedIn Dyer, Joseph T. Joseph T. Dyer diaries, 1865-1867. Anchorage Museum Atwood Resource Center, ANCHORAGE MUSEUM OF HIST & ART LI
referencedIn Robert Chambers collection on William Wagner and the history of the Wagner Free Institute of Science, Bulk, 1820-1910, 1798-1980 Wagner Free Institute of Science
referencedIn Joseph Rothrock collection, 1865 Scott Polar Research Institute
creatorOf Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927. National Anthropological Archives Photograph Collection [graphic] ca. 1895-1910. Alaska State Library
referencedIn Wagner Free Institute of Science Actuary and Librarian records, 1883-1901 Wagner Free Institute of Science
referencedIn George Sarton additional papers, 1901-1956. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927. Correspondence with Henry Charles Lea, 1893. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Schumacher, Paul. Paul Schumacher letter to William Healy Dall : Los Angeles : ALS, 1878 July 2. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Dall-Oldroyd correspondence, 1860-1927. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn John L. (John Lawrence) LeConte papers, 1812-1897, 1812-1897 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Dall, Caroline Wells Healey, 1822-1912. Papers of Caroline Wells Healey Dall, 1811-1917. Library of Congress
referencedIn Graves, Herbert C. (Herbert Cornelius), 1869-1919. Dall's work in Alaska / compiled by W. [i.e. H.] C. Graves. National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
referencedIn Bingham family. Bingham family papers, 1811-1974 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Dall, Caroline Wells Healey, 1822-1912. Caroline Wells Healey Dall papers, 1811-1954 (bulk 1845-1912). Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Dall family. Correspondence, 1860-1924. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Dall family papers, 1824-1911, 1942, 1824-1911 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Ward, Lester Frank, 1841-1913. Correspondence, 1865-1913, "Clark" to "Dolbear". Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927. [Collected reprints] Cornell University Library
creatorOf Hannibal, Harold. Supplementary index to Dall's report on the Florida Tertiary / prepared by Harold Hannibal. California Academy of Sciences
creatorOf Dall, Caroline Wells Healey, 1822-1912. Caroline Wells Healey Dall papers, 1811-1917. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Black, James Wallace, 1825-1896,. Dall-Healey family photographs, ca. 1850-1911 ; bulk: 1860-1890. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927. [Map of] Alaska and adjoining regions, 1900?. Alaska State Library
referencedIn Charles Bulkley collection, 1864-1867 Scott Polar Research Institute
referencedIn William Dall collection, 1864-1866 Scott Polar Research Institute
referencedIn M. D. Ball papers, 1868-1927 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Avery, Benjamin Parke, 1829-1875. Benjamin Parke Avery papers, [ca. 1870-1875]. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Bingham family. Bingham family papers, 1811-1974 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Ball, M. D. (Mottrom Dulany), 1835-1887. M.D. Ball papers, 1868-1927. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn William B. Provine collection of evolutionary biology reprints, 20th century. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Bingham family papers, 1811-1974 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Dall, William H. The sea is thine, and thou madest it : poem, 1899, July, Bering Sea. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Robert Kennicott collection, 1865 Scott Polar Research Institute
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIj, 1898-1988 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Garrison family papers, 1801-1948 (inclusive), 1840-1907 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Dall, W. [Long Island, New York Harbor and course of Hudsons River to Lydius or Nicholsons Fort are laid down from very large and particular surveys with that of Hazzen & others : Wood Creek with St. Sacrament & part of Champlain Lake from a French survey] / W. Dall, transcript. Connecticut Historical Society
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associatedWith American Philosophical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Avery, Benjamin Parke, 1829-1875. person
associatedWith Ball, M. D. (Mottrom Dulany), 1835-1887. person
associatedWith Bingham family. family
associatedWith Bingham family. family
associatedWith Bingham family. family
associatedWith Bulkley, Charles person
associatedWith Chambers, Robert person
associatedWith Dall, Caroline Wells Healey, 1822-1912. person
associatedWith Dall, C. H. A. (Charles Henry Appleton), 1816-1886 person
associatedWith Dall family. corporateBody
associatedWith Dyer, Joseph T. person
associatedWith Elliott, Henry person
correspondedWith Garrison family. family
associatedWith Graves, Herbert C. (Herbert Cornelius), 1869-1919. person
associatedWith Hannibal, Harold. person
associatedWith Kennicott, Robert person
associatedWith LeConte, John L., (John Lawrence), 1825-1883 person
associatedWith Montgomery, Thomas Lynch, 1862- person
associatedWith National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mollusks corporateBody
correspondedWith Provine, William B. person
associatedWith Rothrock, Joseph person
correspondedWith Sarton, George, 1884-1956 person
associatedWith Schumacher, Paul. person
associatedWith Wagner Free Institute of Science. corporateBody
associatedWith Ward, Lester Frank, 1841-1913. person
associatedWith William Healy Dall person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.)
Alaska
Asiatic Russia
New England
Vermont
Canada, Western
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
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Land grants--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Mollusks
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Birth 1845-08-21

Death 1927-03-27

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