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Elliott Coues Autograph Letter Signed 10/31/1879

Elliott Coues Autograph Letter Signed 10/31/1879


Elliott Coues Autograph Letter Signed 10/31/1879




Elliott Coues Autograph Letter Signed 10/31/1879   

Elliott Coues Autograph Letter Signed 10/31/1879


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ELLIOTT COUES - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 10/31/1879 - HFSID 32661. The famed scientist pens this letter in which he writes about science and gives his own opinions. American army surgeon, historian, author and ornithologist. In 1861 and at the Medical school of that institution in 1863.

In 1872 he published his. Key to North American Birds. Which once revised and rewritten in 1884 and 1901, did much to promote the systematic study of.

Elliott was a member of the American Ornithologists' Union in 1883, and his work was essential to establish the currently accepted standards of trinomial nomenclature-the taxonomic classification of subspecies-in ornithology, and ultimately the whole of zoology. United States Northern Boundary Commission. United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories. The publications of which he edited. Coues was a careful bibliographer and in his work on the.

Birds of the Colorado Valley. He included a special section on swallows and attempted to resolve whether they migrated in winter or hibernated under lakes as was believed at the time.

After his resignation from the army in 1881 he devoted himself entirely to do scientific research. He was a founder of the.

And several other ornithological periodicals. In addition to ornithology he did valuable work in mammalogy. Later, he took interest in. In Europe, he founded the.

Gnostic Theosophical Society of Washington. And in 1890 he became the president of the. Esoteric Theosophical Society of America. Nevertheless, around this time he also exposed Blavatsky and lost interest in the theosophical movement. Coues died in Baltimore, Maryland. See more material from these signers. See more listings in our SCIENCE & MEDICINE (1,488). Please note that this is an authentically signed item. We do not sell autograph copies or signature reprints. Images shown may contain our company watermark. The actual document does not contain this watermark. This item has been authenticated and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity issued by our parent company, Gallery of History, Inc. We financially stand behind our COA. Ask us about our PSA/DNA and JSA authentication guarantee. Our Third & Best Handbook - The One You Want On Historical Documents! For the experienced and novice collector and for those who just love learning history this beautiful 253-page hardcover volume is for you! Take a look at over. Other listings in these categories. And This Week's Specials.
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  • Authentication: Numbered COA issued by Gallery of History, Inc.
  • Signed by: Elliott Coues
  • Autograph Type: Autograph Letter Signed
  • Autograph: Authentic Original



Elliott Coues Autograph Letter Signed 10/31/1879   

Elliott Coues Autograph Letter Signed 10/31/1879