skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Correspondence : Hilgard (Theodore) to Engelmann (George), 1846-1874. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Correspondence : Hilgard (Theodore) to Engelmann (George), 1846-1874.

Author: Theod C Hilgard
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : German
Summary:
Incoming correspondence to George Engelmann from Theodore Charles Hilgard, for 1846-1874. The correspondence relates to collections for Engelmann with his brothers, Eugene and Julius; need for insect pins; need for Gray's text - using Beck; Siegman (courier) of Braun's whiskey transport are only means of sending collections; plans for leaving Washington to visit Julius and on to Germany; studying (in Heidelberg)
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Personal correspondence
Letters
Correspondence
Named Person: George Engelmann; Theod C Hilgard; Augustus Fendler; J E Hilgard; Eugene W Hilgard; William Jackson Hooker, Sir; George Engelmann; Augustus Fendler; Eugene W Hilgard; J E Hilgard; William Jackson Hooker, Sir
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Theod C Hilgard
OCLC Number: 877166429
Language Note: Original material in German, with typewritten English translation.
Description: 1 folder 38 letters (39 linear feet)
Other Titles: George Engelmann Papers,

Abstract:

Incoming correspondence to George Engelmann from Theodore Charles Hilgard, for 1846-1874. The correspondence relates to collections for Engelmann with his brothers, Eugene and Julius; need for insect pins; need for Gray's text - using Beck; Siegman (courier) of Braun's whiskey transport are only means of sending collections; plans for leaving Washington to visit Julius and on to Germany; studying (in Heidelberg) botanical courses and obstetrics; sale of Fendler's collections in Philadelphia; medical practice; meeting of American Association of Physicians in Philadelphia; W. Hooker's unflattering comments about "outposts" of science. Regni Vegetabile Series Naturalis; treatment for a tooth problem - quinine, morphine and red wine; completion of index of U.S. Coast Survey publications; authorization by Prof. J.E. Hilgard to deposit the set of Coast Survey papers he has in St. Louis Academy of Science.

Folder contains original letters.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/877166429<\/a>> # Correspondence : Hilgard (Theodore) to Engelmann (George),<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:IndividualProduct<\/a>, pto:Manuscript<\/a>, library:Diagnostic<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"877166429<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/mou<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:seeAlso<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#CreativeWork\/george_engelmann_papers<\/a>> ; # George Engelmann Papers,<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/hooker_william_jackson_sir_1785_1865<\/a>> ; # Sir William Jackson Hooker<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/hilgard_j_e_julius_erasmus_1825_1891<\/a>> ; # Julius Erasmus Hilgard<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Organization\/academy_of_science_of_st_louis<\/a>> ; # Academy of Science of St. Louis.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/fendler_augustus_1813_1883<\/a>> ; # Augustus Fendler<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/engelmann_george_1809_1884<\/a>> ; # George Engelmann<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Organization\/united_states_coast_survey<\/a>> ; # United States Coast Survey.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/plants<\/a>> ; # Plants<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/botanical_specimens_collectors_and_collecting<\/a>> ; # Botanical specimens--Collectors and collecting<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/orthodontics<\/a>> ; # Orthodontics<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/obstetrics<\/a>> ; # Obstetrics<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/botanical_specimens<\/a>> ; # Botanical specimens<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/herbaria<\/a>> ; # Herbaria<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/hilgard_eugene_w_eugene_woldemar_1833_1916<\/a>> ; # Eugene Woldemar Hilgard<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Organization\/american_association_of_physicians<\/a>> ; # American Association of Physicians.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/hilgard_theod_c_theodore_charles_1828_1875<\/a>> ; # Theodore Charles Hilgard<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/hilgard_theod_c_theodore_charles_1828_1875<\/a>> ; # Theodore Charles Hilgard<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Incoming correspondence to George Engelmann from Theodore Charles Hilgard, for 1846-1874. The correspondence relates to collections for Engelmann with his brothers, Eugene and Julius; need for insect pins; need for Gray\'s text - using Beck; Siegman (courier) of Braun\'s whiskey transport are only means of sending collections; plans for leaving Washington to visit Julius and on to Germany; studying (in Heidelberg) botanical courses and obstetrics; sale of Fendler\'s collections in Philadelphia; medical practice; meeting of American Association of Physicians in Philadelphia; W. Hooker\'s unflattering comments about \"outposts\" of science. Regni Vegetabile Series Naturalis; treatment for a tooth problem - quinine, morphine and red wine; completion of index of U.S. Coast Survey publications; authorization by Prof. J.E. Hilgard to deposit the set of Coast Survey papers he has in St. Louis Academy of Science.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Folder contains original letters.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/2952682099<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Correspondence<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Letters<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Personal correspondence<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"de<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Correspondence : Hilgard (Theodore) to Engelmann (George),<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"877166429<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/877166429<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#CreativeWork\/george_engelmann_papers<\/a>> # George Engelmann Papers,<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"George Engelmann Papers,<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Organization\/academy_of_science_of_st_louis<\/a>> # Academy of Science of St. Louis.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Academy of Science of St. Louis.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Organization\/american_association_of_physicians<\/a>> # American Association of Physicians.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"American Association of Physicians.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Organization\/united_states_coast_survey<\/a>> # United States Coast Survey.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"United States Coast Survey.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/engelmann_george_1809_1884<\/a>> # George Engelmann<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1809<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1884<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Engelmann<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"George<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"George Engelmann<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/fendler_augustus_1813_1883<\/a>> # Augustus Fendler<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1813<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1883<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Fendler<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Augustus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Augustus Fendler<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/hilgard_eugene_w_eugene_woldemar_1833_1916<\/a>> # Eugene Woldemar Hilgard<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1833<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1916<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Hilgard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Eugene Woldemar<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Eugene W.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Eugene Woldemar Hilgard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/hilgard_j_e_julius_erasmus_1825_1891<\/a>> # Julius Erasmus Hilgard<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1825<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1891<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Hilgard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Julius Erasmus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"J. E.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Julius Erasmus Hilgard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/hilgard_theod_c_theodore_charles_1828_1875<\/a>> # Theodore Charles Hilgard<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1828<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1875<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Hilgard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Theodore Charles<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Theod. C.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Theodore Charles Hilgard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Person\/hooker_william_jackson_sir_1785_1865<\/a>> # Sir William Jackson Hooker<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1785<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1865<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Hooker<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William Jackson<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Sir William Jackson Hooker<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/botanical_specimens<\/a>> # Botanical specimens<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Botanical specimens<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/botanical_specimens_collectors_and_collecting<\/a>> # Botanical specimens--Collectors and collecting<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Botanical specimens--Collectors and collecting<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/herbaria<\/a>> # Herbaria<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Herbaria<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/obstetrics<\/a>> # Obstetrics<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Obstetrics<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/orthodontics<\/a>> # Orthodontics<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Orthodontics<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2952682099#Topic\/plants<\/a>> # Plants<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Plants<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/mou<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"mou<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/purl.org\/library\/Diagnostic<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:comment<\/a> \"StdRT2: mss<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:comment<\/a> \"StdRT: Book<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n