Titian Ramsay Peale journal, 1819


Date: 1819 | Size: 1 microfilm_reel(s)


This journal was kept by Peale as the assistant naturalist of Stephen Long's expedition west of the Rocky Mountains, May 3-August 1, 1819.

Background note

Titian Ramsay Peale was an artist and naturalist, and was a son of Charles Willson Peale.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 microfilm reel.


Presented by R. J. Drake, 1954; accessioned, 1955.

Location of originals:

Originals in Library of Congress.

Early American History Note

This is a microfilm of an early American collection that may be of interest to researchers at the APS and may complement an original manuscript collection at the APS.

Indexing Terms


  • Journals (notebooks).
  • Microfilm Collection

Geographic Name(s)

  • Rocky Mountains.
  • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.

Personal Name(s)

  • Long, Stephen Harriman, 1784-1864
  • Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885


  • Discoveries in geography.
  • Natural history.
  • Voyages and travels.