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

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 -- E.
  • 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.
Eel River, California.
1894.
Articles that refer to this location:
  • On the Trail, with Purpus, in California: 0080
 
 
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El Paso, Texas.
1906.  
Letters that refer to this location:
 
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See also: El Paso Range.  

El Paso Mountains, California.
   
 
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See also: El Paso Mountains. Fremont Valley. Indian Wells Valley.

El Paso Range, Kern County, California.
Now called the El Paso Mountains. They are bounded by Indian Wells Valley on the north and west, Fremont Valley on the south and basically lies between U. S. Highways 395, U. S. Highway 6 (California Highway 14) and the Fremont Valley road. 1897.
Articles that refer to this location:
  • On the Trail, with Purpus, in California: 0310
 
 
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Elder Mountains, Coconino County, Arizona.
1902.    
 
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Elk Mountain, Colorado.
1893.    
 
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Elton (?Eldin) Mountains, Arizona.
1901.    
 
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Ely, Nevada.
1898.    
 
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See also: Highland Range.  

Ely Hills, Nevada.
   
 
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See also: Pioche. Pioche Hills.

Ely Range, Lincoln County, Nevada.
Now called the Pioche Hills they contain, and run to the west, of Pioche. The tallest point is Mount Ely at 7312 ft. and is located in TlN, R67E, S20-21 and at 37 57'N, 114 29'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: 0400
 
 
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Engineer Peak, Colorado.
1893.    
 
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See also: Hebron. Mountain Meadows.

Enterprise, Utah.
   
 
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See also: Hot Spring Valley. Piute Mountain. Erskins Creek. Kern River. Piute Peak. Full Size Image

Erskine Creek, Kern County, California.
In the Sierra Nevada and drains northwest from Piute Mountain, joining the Kern River in Hot Springs Valley south of Isabella. 1897.

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: 0070 0080
  • C. A. Purpus: His Collecting Trips in the Sierra Nevada and Owens Valley, California, 1896 - 1898: 0150
  • On the Trail, with Purpus, in California: 0280

Letters that refer to this location:
  • Carl A. Purpus to Katharine Brandegee: 5/23/1897
 
Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Erskine Creek.

Erskins Creek, California.
See: Erskine Creek  
Letters that refer to this location:
  • Carl A. Purpus to Katharine Brandegee: 5/23/1897
 
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See also: White Mountains.

Excelsior Range, Mineral County, Nevada.
Crescent shaped range at the north end of the White Mountains. The tallest peak is Moho Mountain at 8805 ft. and is located in T5N, R33E, S24 and at 38 18'N, 118 15'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: 0630
  • On the Trail, with Purpus, in California: 0510
 
 


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Date and time this article was prepared: 6/7/2002 7:33:54 PM