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The Resource Crania Americana, or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America : to which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species ; illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map, by Samuel George Morton

Crania Americana, or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America : to which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species ; illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map, by Samuel George Morton

Label
Crania Americana, or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America : to which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species ; illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map
Title
Crania Americana, or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America
Title remainder
to which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species ; illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map
Statement of responsibility
by Samuel George Morton
Title variation
Comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Will not digitize
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1799-1851
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morton, Samuel George
Dewey number
573.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F2230.1.C85
LC item number
M67 1839a
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • GN
  • Film 68-26 no. 1
NLM item number
M891c 1839
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1814-1902
  • approximately 1805-1881
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Collins, John
  • Sinclair, Thomas S.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Craniology
  • Indians
  • Ethnology
  • Phrenology
  • Craniology
  • Indians, North American
  • Indians, South American
  • Phrenology
  • Ethnology
  • Craniology
  • Ethnology
  • Indians
  • Phrenology
  • America
Label
Crania Americana, or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America : to which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species ; illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map, by Samuel George Morton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • There are [80] plates, including the unnumbered frontispiece and the colored map bound following the preface. The 78 plates bound at the end are numbered: 11, 11a-11d, 12-17a, 18-18a, 19-72
  • All but one of the plates signed: Lith. of John Collins, No. 79. S. Third St. Phila.; Plate 1 signed: Lith. of T. Sinclair, No. 79 S. Third St. Phila
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17538784
Dimensions
39 cm
Extent
v, 296 pages, 80 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
05031175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, color map (lithographs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm07867328
  • (OCoLC)7867328
Label
Crania Americana, or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America : to which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species ; illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map, by Samuel George Morton
Publication
Note
  • There are [80] plates, including the unnumbered frontispiece and the colored map bound following the preface. The 78 plates bound at the end are numbered: 11, 11a-11d, 12-17a, 18-18a, 19-72
  • All but one of the plates signed: Lith. of John Collins, No. 79. S. Third St. Phila.; Plate 1 signed: Lith. of T. Sinclair, No. 79 S. Third St. Phila
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17538784
Dimensions
39 cm
Extent
v, 296 pages, 80 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
05031175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, color map (lithographs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm07867328
  • (OCoLC)7867328

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