Townsend, John Kirk, 1809-1851

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Ornithologist.

From the description of Vocabularies of some of the Indian tribes of N. Western America : manuscript notebooks, 1835 September. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982831

John Kirk Townsend was a naturalist.

From the description of Vocabularies of the Okonagan, Attnaha, and Walla Walla languages, [and] Vocabularies of the languages of Indians inhabiting N.W. America, 1834-1836. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122439925

From the guide to the Vocabularies of the Okonagan, Attnaha, and Walla Walla languages, [and] Vocabularies of the languages of Indians inhabiting N.W. America, 1834-1836, 1834-1836, (American Philosophical Society)

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creatorOf Cushing, Caleb, 1800-1879. Papers, 1830-1840. Eastern Washington University, JFK Library
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIc, 1826-1836 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn John James Audubon letters and drawings, 1805-1892 (inclusive), 1805-1847 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Samuel George Morton Papers, 1819-1850 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Townsend, John Kirk, 1809-1851. Manuscript, Apr. 11, 1836. University of Idaho Library
creatorOf Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Letter to John Kirk Townsend [manuscript] 1843 Mar. 9. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Philadelphia Saturday museum [manuscript], 1843 March 4. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Tolmie, William Fraser, 1812-1886. Letter : Fort Vancouver, to John Kirk Townsend, Philadelphia, Pa., 1838 Dec 5. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn John James Audubon collection, 1823-1898, 1826-1840 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Vocabularies of the Okonagan, Attnaha, and Walla Walla languages, [and] Vocabularies of the languages of Indians inhabiting N.W. America, 1834-1836, 1834-1836 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Townsend, John Kirk, 1809-1851. Vocabularies of the Okonagan, Attnaha, and Walla Walla languages, [and] Vocabularies of the languages of Indians inhabiting N.W. America, 1834-1836. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Audubon, John James, 1785-1851. California partridge. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Cashow, John. Bond, 1816. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Tolmie, William Fraser, 1812-1886. Letter : Fort Vancouver, to John Kirk Townsend, Philadelphia, Pa., 1838 Dec 5. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Townsend, John Kirk, 1809-1851. [Birds of Oregon Territory, Fort Vancouver, Columbia River : manuscript, 1836 April 11]. Washington State University, Holland and Terrell Libraries
creatorOf Harris, Edward, 1799-1863. Papers, 1797-1959. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Risvold, Floyd E. Oregon Pioneer correspondence, 1832-1838. University of the Pacific, William Knox Holt Memorial Library
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IId, 1837-1844 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Townsend, John Kirk, 1809-1851. Vocabularies of some of the Indian tribes of N. Western America : manuscript notebooks, 1835 September. Library of Congress
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associatedWith American Philosophical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Audubon, John James, 1785-1851. person
associatedWith Cashow, John. person
associatedWith Cushing, Caleb, 1800-1879. person
associatedWith Drury, Clifford Merrill, 1897-1984. person
associatedWith Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844. person
associatedWith Harris, Edward, 1799-1863. person
associatedWith Morton, Samuel George, 1799-1851 person
associatedWith Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. person
associatedWith Risvold, Floyd E. person
associatedWith Tolmie, William Fraser, 1812-1886. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Northwest, Pacific
Northwest, Pacific
Northwest, Pacific
Subject
Indians of North America--Languages
Walla Walla Indians
Native America
Salishan languages
Birds
Language and Linguistics
Occupation
Ornithologists
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Birth 1809-08-10

Death 1851-02-06

English,

Salishan languages

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