Ferdinand Hayden

a young scientist in the great West, 1853-1855
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  • English
Augustana Historical Society , Rock Island, Ill
Statementby Fritiof M. Fryxell ; edited by Richard C. Anderson, Phil Salstrom, and Paul Salstrom
ContributionsAnderson, Richard C. (Richard Charles), 1930-2009, Salstrom, Phil, 1938-, Salstrom, Paul, 1940-
LC ClassificationsQE22.H3 F79 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24521514M
ISBN 139780910184472
LC Control Number2009052867

Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden, American geologist who was a pioneer investigator of the western United States. His explorations and geologic studies of the Great Plains and Rocky Mountains helped Ferdinand Hayden book the foundation of the U.S.

Geological Survey.

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Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden. American geologist Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden () explored the Great Plains and Rocky Mountain regions, his dedicated efforts providing the foundation for the U.S. Geological Survey and for the establishment of Yellowstone National Park.

Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden studied to be a physician, until a chance encounter with a. At the very back of the book is a page "Plate 1" - I'm looking for a good scan of Figure 4 - which shows Mrs.

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Hayden's geological survey of Wyoming and adjacent territories by Jack E Deibert (Book). Ferdinand V. Hayden. Born September 7, Westfield, Massachusetts. Died Decem Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Explorer and geologist "From the river our path led up the steep sides of the hill for about one mile when we came suddenly and unexpectedly in full view of the [Mammoth Hot Springs of Yellowstone].

Before us arose a high white mountain, looking. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Hayden (Hayden, F. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), ) Books from the extended shelves: Hayden, F. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), American geology: letter on some points of the geology of Texas, New Mexico, Kansas, and Nebraska, addressed to Messrs.

Meek and F. Hayden / (Zurich: Zürcher & Furrer. hayden, ferdinand vandeveer () From to the late s, Ferdinand Hayden was known to the Sioux as "man-who-picks-up- stones-running." To his contemporaries in the sciences, he was either a fine geologist or an entrepreneur who gave the government and land speculators the information needed to sell large tracts of western land.

The Great West: Its Attractions and Resources. Containing a Popular Description of the Marvellous Scenery, Physical Geography, Fossils, and Glaciers of this Wonderful Region; and the Recent Explorations in the Yellowstone Park Author: Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden: Publisher: C.

Brodix, Original from: Harvard University: Digitized. Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden, an American geologist, was born Sep. 7, After the Civil War, the U.S. government decided to launch four expeditions to explore the American West, and Hayden was put in charge of the Geological Survey of the Territories, which focused on the Rocky Mountain region.

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Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden () was a pioneer geologist and the head of various geological and geographical surveys in the West from to Hayden was raised in New York and graduated with an M.D.

from the Albany Medical School in Ferdinand V. Hayden helped fill this gap beginning with his survey of Nebraska. The story of this and later Hayden expeditions illustrates the evolving relationship of government patronage and science in Gilded Age America.

Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden and the Founding of the Yellowstone National Park One of the prime movers among the many explorers of the west who played key roles in establishing the Yellowstone National Park was Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden of the U.

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Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories, a predecessor of today’s U. Geological Survey. Illustrations: The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone / Thomas Moran --Hayden in Union Army uniform --Hayden, mounted on his horse, Patsy --The Hayden Survey led by Lieutenant Gustavus C.

Doane and military escort, enroute between the Yellowstone River and the East Fork --Thomas Moran on the Yellowstone Expedition --Hayden Survey camp at. Fielding Bradford Meek () was a paleontologist; geologist; resident collaborator in Paleontology at the Smithsonian; and a member of the Megatherium Club.

Along with Ferdinand Hayden, he authored a book on Paleontology of the Upper Missouri. SIA RU [SA].Author: DriverC. The binding is tight edges and corners with some shelf scuffing.

The inner hinges were re-enforced at some point with white cloth tape, old rubber stamp of defunct college on first free end sheet and small Hayden book plate on front pastedown reading “with the compliments of Ferdinand V.

Hayden”. The Story of Ferdinand, Munro Leaf The Story of Ferdinand () is the best known work written by American author Munro Leaf and illustrated by Robert Lawson. The children's book tells the story of a bull who would rather smell flowers than fight in bullfights/5.

Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden was born in south- •west Massachusetts in After his father'sdeath, his mother sent him at age ten to live with anuncle on a farm near Rochester, New York.

An ambitiousyoung man, Hayden left the farm at age taught school for two years before walkingto Oberlin College in Ohio; he gained Author: Jeff Bremer. Strange Genius: The Life of Ferdinand VanDeVeer Hayden Mike Foster, Author Court Wayne Press $ (p) ISBN Buy this book In the s, Ferdinand Hayden was well known.

This biography of Ferdinand V. Hayden is well named. The author's general approach is a sociological study of Hayden's entrepreneurship. As such, it becomes a social science case study of one of the most important figures in Gilded Age America, since Hayden spent more than twentyfive years exploring and surveying the American West, first as a Author: William H.

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Check out some photos of the amazing Hayden landscapes on our social media pages, @brattlebookshop. Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden was born at Westfield, Massachu-setts, September 7th, He was a son of Asa Hayden, whose father is said to have served in the Continental army during the Revolutionary war.

Ferdinand's father died when the former was about ten years old, and his mother, marrying agaiu, weut to live in New York Size: KB. As Ferdinand grows big and strong, his temperament remains mellow, but one day five men come to choose the "biggest, fastest, roughest bull" for the bullfights in Madrid and Ferdinand is mistakenly chosen.

Based on the classic children's book by Munro Leaf. Movie Link: Ferdinand. Annual report of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories, Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden Volume of House of Representatives, Cong Session 2, Executive Document Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Science, Technology, and Medicine: Volume 5 of U.S.A.

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