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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 ended June 30, 1938., (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 ended June 30, 1938., (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 ended June 30, 1938.
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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 ended June 30, 1938.
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eng
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Readex
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federal national government publication
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Arnon, D.I
  • Austin, Lloyd
  • Becker, Frances E
  • Bishop, Carl Whiting
  • Blackett, P.M.S
  • Boswell, P.G.H
  • Brooks, Charles F
  • Cushman, Joseph A.,
  • D'Amour, Fred E
  • Dingle, H
  • Doan, Charles Austin
  • DuBridge, Lee A
  • Frisch, Karl von
  • Hall, Daniel
  • Hoagland, D.R.,
  • Hubble, Edwin Powell
  • Kloeffler, Royce Gerald
  • Louis-Jaray, Gabriel
  • Maluf, N.S. Rustum
  • Mansfield, George Rogers
  • Panning, A
  • Roberts, Frank H.H.
  • Rutherford, Ernest
  • Seligman, C.G.,
  • Seward, A.C.,
  • Simpson, G.C.
  • Stanley, Wendell M.,
  • Stetson, Harlan True
  • Taylor, Frank A
  • Thiessen, Alfred H
  • Vaillant, George Clapp
  • Van Riper, Walker
  • Walker, Ernest P
  • Weidlein, Edward R.,
  • White, Philip R.,
  • Wimperis, H.E
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
  • United States congressional serial set;
  • House document / 76th Congress, 1st session. House
Series volume
  • serial set no. 10392
  • no. 13, pt. 1
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  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • National Museum of Natural History
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • International Exposition of Technical Arts
  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Animals
  • Antiquities
  • Archaeology
  • Art
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Atmosphere
  • Atomic theory
  • Bee culture
  • Bees
  • Bioluminescence
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical elements
  • Chemical research
  • Chemistry
  • Crabs
  • Deserts and arid lands
  • Discovery and exploration
  • Earthworks (Archaeology)
  • Electrons
  • Erosion
  • Federal aid to museums
  • Federal receipts and expenditures
  • Floods
  • Genetic engineering
  • Genetics
  • Geological surveys
  • Geology
  • Ginkgo
  • Ice ages
  • Insects
  • Light
  • Medicine
  • Merchant marine
  • Merchant ships
  • Meteorology and weather forecasting
  • Mines and mineral resources
  • Museum acquisitions
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums
  • Natural history collections
  • Observatories
  • Ocean bottom
  • Paleontology
  • Physics
  • Plant breeding
  • Plants (Botany)
  • Radiation
  • Science
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments
  • Solar energy
  • Stars
  • Sun
  • Trees
  • Trusts and trustees
  • Viruses
  • Zoos
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Scientists
  • Financial statements
  • Research
  • Africa
  • Chang'an, China
  • China
  • Colorado
  • Mexico
  • National Zoological Park
  • New Mexico
  • Paris, France
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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 ended June 30, 1938., (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • Appendices, p. 17
  • New conceptions of the universe and of matter, by Gabriel Louis-Jaray, p. 129
  • The nature of the nebulae, by Edwin Hubble, p. 137
  • The sun and the atmosphere, by Harlan T. Stetson, p. 149
  • Cosmic radiation, by P.M.S. Blackett, p. 175
  • A world of change, by Edward R. Weidlein, p. 187
  • Transmutation of matter, by Lord Rutherford, p. 201
  • Science and the unobservable, by H. Dingle, p. 209
  • Some aspects of nuclear physics of possible interest in biological work, by L.A. DuBridge, p. 227
  • Electron theory, by R.G. Kloeffler, p. 241
  • Geology in national and everyday life, by George R. Mansfield, p. 257
  • The floor of the ocean, by P.G.H. Boswell, p. 275
  • Ice ages, by Sir George Simpson, p. 289
  • Soil erosion: The growth of the desert in Africa and elsewhere, by Sir Daniel Hall, p. 303
  • The future of paleontology, by Joseph A. Cushman, p. 317
  • The meteorology of great floods in the eastern United States, by Charles F. Brooks and Alfred H. Thiessen, p. 325
  • Eyes that shine at night, by Ernest P. Walker, p. 349
  • The Chinese mitten crab, by A. Panning, p. 361
  • The biology of light-production in arthropods, by N.S. Rustum Maluf, p. 377
  • The black widow spider, by Fred E. D'Amour, Frances E. Becker, and Walker van Riper, p. 405
  • The language of bees, by K. von Frisch, p. 423
  • Forest genetics, by Lloyd Austin, p. 433
  • The story of the maidenhair tree, by Sir Albert C. Seward, p. 441
  • The water-culture method for growing plants without soil, by D.R. Hoagland and D.I. Arnon, p. 461
  • "Root-pressure" -- an unappreciated force in sap movement, by Philip R. White, p. 489
  • The reproduction of virus proteins, by W.M. Stanley, p. 499
  • Modern medicine -- the crossroads of the social and the physical sciences, by Charles Austin Doan, p. 511
  • History and stratigraphy in the Valley of Mexico, by George C. Vaillant, p. 521
  • The Folsom problem in American archeology, by Frank H.H. Roberts, Jr., p. 531
  • The Roman Orient and the Far East, by C.G. Seligman, p. 547
  • An ancient Chinese capital: Earthworks at Old Ch'ang-an, by Carl Whiting Bishop, p. 569
  • The natural limits to human flight, by H.E. Wimperis, p. 579
  • The historic American merchant marine, by Frank A. Taylor, p. 595
  • Index, p. 601
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000245848
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
621 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)11DEF04595A342C8
Terms governing use
©2008 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 ended June 30, 1938., (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • Appendices, p. 17
  • New conceptions of the universe and of matter, by Gabriel Louis-Jaray, p. 129
  • The nature of the nebulae, by Edwin Hubble, p. 137
  • The sun and the atmosphere, by Harlan T. Stetson, p. 149
  • Cosmic radiation, by P.M.S. Blackett, p. 175
  • A world of change, by Edward R. Weidlein, p. 187
  • Transmutation of matter, by Lord Rutherford, p. 201
  • Science and the unobservable, by H. Dingle, p. 209
  • Some aspects of nuclear physics of possible interest in biological work, by L.A. DuBridge, p. 227
  • Electron theory, by R.G. Kloeffler, p. 241
  • Geology in national and everyday life, by George R. Mansfield, p. 257
  • The floor of the ocean, by P.G.H. Boswell, p. 275
  • Ice ages, by Sir George Simpson, p. 289
  • Soil erosion: The growth of the desert in Africa and elsewhere, by Sir Daniel Hall, p. 303
  • The future of paleontology, by Joseph A. Cushman, p. 317
  • The meteorology of great floods in the eastern United States, by Charles F. Brooks and Alfred H. Thiessen, p. 325
  • Eyes that shine at night, by Ernest P. Walker, p. 349
  • The Chinese mitten crab, by A. Panning, p. 361
  • The biology of light-production in arthropods, by N.S. Rustum Maluf, p. 377
  • The black widow spider, by Fred E. D'Amour, Frances E. Becker, and Walker van Riper, p. 405
  • The language of bees, by K. von Frisch, p. 423
  • Forest genetics, by Lloyd Austin, p. 433
  • The story of the maidenhair tree, by Sir Albert C. Seward, p. 441
  • The water-culture method for growing plants without soil, by D.R. Hoagland and D.I. Arnon, p. 461
  • "Root-pressure" -- an unappreciated force in sap movement, by Philip R. White, p. 489
  • The reproduction of virus proteins, by W.M. Stanley, p. 499
  • Modern medicine -- the crossroads of the social and the physical sciences, by Charles Austin Doan, p. 511
  • History and stratigraphy in the Valley of Mexico, by George C. Vaillant, p. 521
  • The Folsom problem in American archeology, by Frank H.H. Roberts, Jr., p. 531
  • The Roman Orient and the Far East, by C.G. Seligman, p. 547
  • An ancient Chinese capital: Earthworks at Old Ch'ang-an, by Carl Whiting Bishop, p. 569
  • The natural limits to human flight, by H.E. Wimperis, p. 579
  • The historic American merchant marine, by Frank A. Taylor, p. 595
  • Index, p. 601
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000245848
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
621 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)11DEF04595A342C8
Terms governing use
©2008 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved

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