People classified with "Explorer"

Total Cataloged: 4

Charles Fellows
Charles Fellows
Sir Charles Fellows, (born August 1799, near Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, Eng.—died Nov. 8, 1860, London), English archaeologist who discovered ruins of the cities of Lycia—in antiquity a region of present-day southwestern Turkey—and transported a large number of marble sculptures to England.

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Occupation(s): Archaeologist, Explorer
Contributions catalogued: 6
6 cataloged
William Bartram
William Bartram
From 1773-77, William Bartram (1739-1823) explored the American Southeast to record the region's plants, animals, and Indian peoples. Published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1779 Bartram's Travels has become a classic, in large part because of Bartram's descriptions of Florida.

Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation(s): Naturalist, Explorer, Botanist
Specialty(ies): Botany, Anthropology
Contributions catalogued: 1
1 cataloged
James Adair
James Adair
James Adair was an Englishman who lived and traded among the southeastern Indians for more than 30 years, from 1735 to 1768. During that time he covered the territory from the Appalachian Mountains to the Mississippi River. He encountered and...

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Occupation(s): Historian, Anthropologist, Explorer
Specialty(ies): Native American Tribes
Contributions catalogued: 1
1 cataloged
Samuel White Baker
Samuel White Baker
British explorer, officer, naturalist, big game hunter, engineer, writer and abolitionist.

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Occupation(s): Naturalist, Explorer, Engineer, Big Game Hunter, Soldier
Contributions catalogued: 12