Powell, Major (b. 1834)

Powell, Major, American geologist and ethnologist, born in New York State; served in the Civil War, explored the cañon of Colorado, and became Director of the U.S. Geological Survey; has written on geological and ethnological subjects; (b. 1834).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Powell, Baden * Powers, Hiram
Potosi
Potsdam
Pott, August Friedrich
Potter, John
Potter, Paul
Potteries, The
Pot-wallopers
Pourparler
Poussin, Nicolas
Powell, Baden
Powell, Major
Powers, Hiram
Poynings's Law
Poynter, Edward John
Pozzo di Borgo, Count
Pozzuoli
P. P., Clerk of this Parish
Praed, Winthrop Mackworth
Prætor
Prætorian Guard
Pragmatic Sanction