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The Resource Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution for the year ending June 30, 1912., (electronic resource)

Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution for the year ending June 30, 1912., (electronic resource)

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Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution for the year ending June 30, 1912.
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Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution for the year ending June 30, 1912.
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Language
eng
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Readex
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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United States
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  • Abbot, C.G.,
  • Amundsen, Roald
  • Armstrong, H.E
  • Barnes, Howard T.,
  • Berget, Alphonse
  • Bloch, Adolphe
  • Borel, Emile
  • Boys, C.V.,
  • Brooks, Alfred H.,
  • Clerget, Pierre
  • Day, Arthur L.,
  • Duisberg, Carl
  • Gain, L
  • Hedley, Charles
  • Humphreys, W.J.,
  • Huntington, Ellsworth
  • Kammerer, Paul
  • Keller, C
  • Knowlton, Frank Hall
  • Lacroix, A
  • Laufer, Berthold
  • Lecornu, L
  • Legendre, R
  • Miller, G.A.,
  • Nordmann, Charles
  • Oberhummer, E
  • Pastor, Willy
  • Perret, Frank A.,
  • Poincare, Henri
  • Puiseux, Pierre
  • Ramsay, William
  • Sapir, Edward
  • Sharpey-Schafer, E.A.,
  • Smith, G. Elliot,
  • Taylor, Frank B.,
  • Wasmann, P.E
  • Zaborowski, S
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
  • United States congressional serial set;
  • House document / 62nd Congress, 3rd session. House
Series volume
  • serial set no. 6476
  • no. 972, pt. 1
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  • Arrhenius, Svante August
  • Knowlton, Frank Hall
  • Poincare, Henri
  • National Museum of Natural History
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Air
  • Animals
  • Ants
  • Astronomy
  • British-owned territories
  • Chemical industry
  • Chemical research
  • Chemicals
  • Chemistry
  • Climatology
  • Conferences
  • Discovery and exploration
  • Engineering
  • Evolution
  • Federal aid to museums
  • Federal receipts and expenditures
  • Fingerprints
  • Fossils
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Glaciers
  • Icebergs
  • Lakes
  • Language and languages
  • Libraries
  • Library acquisitions
  • Livestock
  • Mathematics
  • Museum acquisitions
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums
  • Music
  • Observatories
  • Origin of life
  • Paleobotany
  • Paleogeography
  • Physics
  • Precious stones
  • Radiation
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments
  • Sun
  • Territories and possessions
  • Trusts and trustees
  • Urban areas
  • Urban growth
  • Urban life
  • Urban transportation
  • Volcanoes
  • Weights and measures
  • Zoos
  • Europeans
  • Humans
  • Scientists
  • Slaves
  • Financial statements
  • Research
  • Antarctica
  • Europe
  • Great Lakes
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Madagascar
  • National Zoological Park
  • Sinai (Egypt/Israel)
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Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution for the year ending June 30, 1912., (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • List of plates, p. VII
  • Report of the Secretary, p. 1
  • Report of the Executive Committee, p. 111
  • Proceedings of the Board of Regents, p. 115
  • The year's progress in astronomy, by P. Puiseux, p. 135
  • The spiral nebulae, by P. Puiseux, p. 143
  • The radiation of the sun, by C.G. Abbot, p. 153
  • Molecular theories and mathematics, by Emile Borel, p. 167
  • Modern mathematical research, by G.A. Miller, p. 187
  • The connection between the ether and matter, by Henri Poincare, p. 199
  • Experiments with soap bubbles, by C.V. Boys, p. 211
  • Measurements of infinitesimal quantities of substances, by William Ramsay, p. 219
  • The latest achievements and problems of the chemical industry, by Carl Duisberg, p. 231
  • Holes in the air, by W.J. Humphreys, p. 257
  • Review of applied mechanics, by L. Lecornu, p. 269
  • Report on the recent great eruption of the volcano "Stromboli," by Frank A. Perret, p. 285
  • The glacial and postglacial lakes of the Great Lakes region, by Frank B. Taylor, p. 291
  • Applied geology, by Alfred H. Brooks, p. 329
  • The relations of paleobotany to geology, by F.H. Knowlton, p. 353
  • Geophysical research, by Arthur L. Day, p. 359
  • A trip to Madagascar, the country of beryls, by A. Lacroix, p. 371
  • The fluctuating climate of North America, by Ellsworth Huntington, p. 383
  • The survival of organs and the "culture" of living tissues, by R. Legendre, p. 413
  • Adaptation and inheritance in the light of modern experimental investigation, by Paul Kammerer, p. 421
  • The paleogeographical relations of Antarctica, by Charles Hedley, p. 443
  • The ants and their guests, by P.E. Wasmann, p. 455
  • The penguins of the Antarctic regions, by L. Gain, p. 475
  • The derivation of the European domestic animals, by C. Keller, p. 483
  • Life: Its nature, origin, and maintenance, by E.A. Schafer, p. 493
  • The origin of life: A chemist's fantasy, by H.E. Armstrong, p. 527
  • The appearance of life on worlds and the hypothesis of Arrhenius, by Alphonse Berget, p. 543
  • The evolution of man, by G. Elliot Smith, p. 553
  • The history and varieties of human speech, by Edward Sapir, p. 573
  • Ancient Greece and its slave population, by S. Zaborowski, p. 597
  • Origin and evolution of the blond Europeans, by Adolphe Bloch, p. 609
  • History of the finger-print system, by Berthold Laufer, p. 631
  • Urbanism: A historic, geographic, and economic study, by Pierre Clerget, p. 653
  • The Sinai problem, by E. Oberhummer, p. 669
  • The music of primitive peoples and the beginnings of European music, by Willy Pastor, p. 679
  • Expedition to the South Pole, by Roald Amundsen, p. 701
  • Icebergs and their location in navigation, by Howard T. Barnes, p. 717
  • Henri Poincare: His scientific work; his philosophy, by Charles Nordmann, p. 741
  • Index, p. 765
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000179129
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
792 p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, tables
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Readex)117A1311C012FF48
Terms governing use
©2007 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved
Label
Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution for the year ending June 30, 1912., (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • List of plates, p. VII
  • Report of the Secretary, p. 1
  • Report of the Executive Committee, p. 111
  • Proceedings of the Board of Regents, p. 115
  • The year's progress in astronomy, by P. Puiseux, p. 135
  • The spiral nebulae, by P. Puiseux, p. 143
  • The radiation of the sun, by C.G. Abbot, p. 153
  • Molecular theories and mathematics, by Emile Borel, p. 167
  • Modern mathematical research, by G.A. Miller, p. 187
  • The connection between the ether and matter, by Henri Poincare, p. 199
  • Experiments with soap bubbles, by C.V. Boys, p. 211
  • Measurements of infinitesimal quantities of substances, by William Ramsay, p. 219
  • The latest achievements and problems of the chemical industry, by Carl Duisberg, p. 231
  • Holes in the air, by W.J. Humphreys, p. 257
  • Review of applied mechanics, by L. Lecornu, p. 269
  • Report on the recent great eruption of the volcano "Stromboli," by Frank A. Perret, p. 285
  • The glacial and postglacial lakes of the Great Lakes region, by Frank B. Taylor, p. 291
  • Applied geology, by Alfred H. Brooks, p. 329
  • The relations of paleobotany to geology, by F.H. Knowlton, p. 353
  • Geophysical research, by Arthur L. Day, p. 359
  • A trip to Madagascar, the country of beryls, by A. Lacroix, p. 371
  • The fluctuating climate of North America, by Ellsworth Huntington, p. 383
  • The survival of organs and the "culture" of living tissues, by R. Legendre, p. 413
  • Adaptation and inheritance in the light of modern experimental investigation, by Paul Kammerer, p. 421
  • The paleogeographical relations of Antarctica, by Charles Hedley, p. 443
  • The ants and their guests, by P.E. Wasmann, p. 455
  • The penguins of the Antarctic regions, by L. Gain, p. 475
  • The derivation of the European domestic animals, by C. Keller, p. 483
  • Life: Its nature, origin, and maintenance, by E.A. Schafer, p. 493
  • The origin of life: A chemist's fantasy, by H.E. Armstrong, p. 527
  • The appearance of life on worlds and the hypothesis of Arrhenius, by Alphonse Berget, p. 543
  • The evolution of man, by G. Elliot Smith, p. 553
  • The history and varieties of human speech, by Edward Sapir, p. 573
  • Ancient Greece and its slave population, by S. Zaborowski, p. 597
  • Origin and evolution of the blond Europeans, by Adolphe Bloch, p. 609
  • History of the finger-print system, by Berthold Laufer, p. 631
  • Urbanism: A historic, geographic, and economic study, by Pierre Clerget, p. 653
  • The Sinai problem, by E. Oberhummer, p. 669
  • The music of primitive peoples and the beginnings of European music, by Willy Pastor, p. 679
  • Expedition to the South Pole, by Roald Amundsen, p. 701
  • Icebergs and their location in navigation, by Howard T. Barnes, p. 717
  • Henri Poincare: His scientific work; his philosophy, by Charles Nordmann, p. 741
  • Index, p. 765
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000179129
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
792 p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, tables
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Readex)117A1311C012FF48
Terms governing use
©2007 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved

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