Carl Purpus, Plant Collector in Western America Geographical Index of Carl Purpus -- D

By Arnold (Jerry) Tiehm

With additional editing by Barbara Ertter and Tom Schweich

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  • A combined geographical index for Annie Alexander and Louise Kellogg, Carl Purpus, and Tom Schweich is available at Combined Geographical Index -- D.
  • Locations are generally listed in the way that Purpus spelled them, with a reference to a current name or spelling for that location.
  • All locations are in the United States, unless another country is explicitly listed in the entry.
  • Locations in the United States may be compared with the United States Geological Service: Geographical Names Information System by clicking on Query: G. N. I. S.


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Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Argus Range. Ophir Mountain. Full Size Image

Darwin, Inyo County, California.
Along Lucky Jim Wash at the south end of Ophir Mountain on the west side of the Argus Range at T19S, R40E, S24 and 36 16'N, 117 35'W. 1898.
Articles that refer to this location:
  • Report By C. A. Purpus On His Expedition To The Desert Areas Of Southern and Western Nevada, Northern Arizona, And Western Utah: 0030
  • A Cactus-Collecting Trip to the Deserts of Southern Nevada, Northwestern Arizona, and Southwestern Utah: 0070
  • C. A. Purpus: His Collecting Trips in the Sierra Nevada and Owens Valley, California, 1896 - 1898: 0330
  • On the Trail, with Purpus, in California: 0442

Letters that refer to this location:
  • Carl A. Purpus to Katherine Brandegee: 5/9/1898
 
Query: G.N.I.S.
Daunt, California.

Types described from this location:


Articles that refer to this location:
  • C. A. Purpus: His Collecting Trips in the Sierra Nevada and Owens Valley, California, 1896 - 1898: 0040
  • On the Trail, with Purpus, in California: 0150
 
 
Query:
De Toluca, , Mexico.
 
Letters that refer to this location:
  • Carl A. Purpus to Katharine Brandegee: 11/26/1903
 
Query: G.N.I.S.
Dead Valley, Nevada.
West arm. 1898.  
Letters that refer to this location:
 
Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Sonora Pass. Stanislaus River.

Deadmans Canyon, Tuolumne County, California.
Along Deadman's Creek (which flows into the Stanislaus River) just south of highway 108 on the west side of Sonora Pass and north of Night Cap Peak. 1898.
Articles that refer to this location:
  • Report By C. A. Purpus On His Expedition To The Desert Areas Of Southern and Western Nevada, Northern Arizona, And Western Utah: 0660
 
 
Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Inyo Mountains. Westgard Pass. White Mountains. Full Size Image

Deep Springs Valley, Inyo County, California.
Between the White and Inyo Mountains, along highway 168 east of Westgard Pass. 1898.
Articles that refer to this location:
  • Report By C. A. Purpus On His Expedition To The Desert Areas Of Southern and Western Nevada, Northern Arizona, And Western Utah: 0080
  • A Cactus-Collecting Trip to the Deserts of Southern Nevada, Northwestern Arizona, and Southwestern Utah: 0090
  • C. A. Purpus: His Collecting Trips in the Sierra Nevada and Owens Valley, California, 1896 - 1898: 0350
  • On the Trail, with Purpus, in California: 0460
 
 
Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Porterville.

Deer Creek, Tulare County, California.
In the Sierra Nevada southeast of Porterville and draining northwest into the Central Valley. 1897. 1898.

Types described from this location:


Articles that refer to this location:
  • Report of My Journey in the Southern Sierra Nevada and the Argus and Madurango Ranges: 0010
  • C. A. Purpus: His Collecting Trips in the Sierra Nevada and Owens Valley, California, 1896 - 1898: 0140
  • On the Trail, with Purpus, in California: 0270
 
 
Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Snow Mountain.

Deer Creek, Lake County, California.
West side of Snow Mountain. 1894.    
 
Query: G.N.I.S.
Denning, New Mexico.
Perhaps this is Deming, New Mexico  
Letters that refer to this location:
 
Query: G.N.I.S.  
Desert Wells, ? County, ?.
1897, 1898.    
 
Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Ash Meadows. Full Size Image

Devils Hole, Nevada.

Articles that refer to this location:
  • Report By C. A. Purpus On His Expedition To The Desert Areas Of Southern and Western Nevada, Northern Arizona, And Western Utah: 0200
 
 
Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Pine Valley Mountains. Saint George. Full Size Image

Diamond Valley, Washington County, Utah.
North of St. George at the southwest end of the Pine Valley Mts. Centered at about 37 15'N, 113 35'W. 1898.
Articles that refer to this location:
  • Report By C. A. Purpus On His Expedition To The Desert Areas Of Southern and Western Nevada, Northern Arizona, And Western Utah: 0330
  • On the Trail, with Purpus, in California: 0500

Letters that refer to this location:
 
Query: G.N.I.S.
Dolores, Colorado.
"I make a short trip to the Dolores to see some Uranium mines there and collect Cacti." Near Basin and Moab, Utah, and Grand Junction and Grand Mesa, Colorado.  
Letters that refer to this location:
  • Carl A. Purpus to Katherine Brandegee: 10/1/1899
 
Query: G.N.I.S.
Dragoon Mountains, Arizona.
 
Letters that refer to this location:
  • Carl A. Purpus to Katharine Brandegee: 1/8/1903
 
Query: G.N.I.S.  
Dry Creek, Colorado.
1892.    
 


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Date and time this article was prepared: 6/7/2002 7:33:53 PM