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COLLECTION Identifier: gra00016

Records of the United States Exploring Expedition

"Brief Account of the Discoveries and Results of the United States Exploring Expedition" by [James D. Dana], New Haven, 1843 Digital

Scope and Contents Article published in Am Jour Sci I 44: 393-408. 5 copies of world map showing route of expedition published in Am Jour Sci I 45: 132. Map of Hawaii.

Blue covered notebook titled "Compositae", undated Digital

Scope and Contents List of Compositae in Rio Negro, Patagonia; Tierra del Fuego; Chile; Peru; Sandwich Islands [Hawaii]; Tahiti; Samoa; New South Wales; New Zeland: Lord Aukland Island. "East Indias No. 13" is crossed out.

Letter from Brackenridge to Asa Gray, 1849 October 26 Digital

Scope and Contents Letter written in Washington City enclosing a "Catalogue of phanogamous plants, collected at the Sandwich Islands, by the U. States Ex. Expedition." 4 pages.

Letter from Francis Boott to Asa Gray, 1851 October 10 Digital

Scope and Contents Letter written in London containing descriptions of Wilkes Expedition Carices and Unciniae.