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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 to July, 1892., (electronic resource)

Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution to July, 1892., (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 to July, 1892.
Title
Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution to July, 1892.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
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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  • 1847-1913
  • 1810-1892
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  • Billings, John S.,
  • Brackett, William S
  • Brown, Addison
  • Conant, Levi L.,
  • Ewing, J.A.,
  • Geikie, Archibald
  • Gilbert, Grove Karl
  • Gray, Thomas
  • Hague, Arnold
  • Hales, Henry
  • Hastings, Charles Sheldon
  • Judd, John W.,
  • Liveing, George Downing
  • Mason, Otis Tufton
  • Masson, Orme
  • Mouillard, Louis-Pierre
  • Osborn, Henry Fairfield
  • Packard, R. L.
  • Palmen, Johan Axel
  • Quatrefages, A. de
  • Ramsay, William
  • Rockhill, William Woodville
  • Shute, D. Kerfoot,
  • Thompson, J.J.,
  • Thompson, Russell J
  • Tregear, Edward Robert
  • Wanner, Atreus
  • Winlock, William Crawford
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
  • United States congressional serial set;
  • Mis. doc. / 52nd Congress, 2nd session. House
Series volume
  • serial set no. 3131
  • no. 114, pt. 1
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  • Hertz, Heinrich Rudolf
  • Hodgkins, Thomas G
  • Hutton, James
  • National Museum of Natural History
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Animal flight
  • Animal migration
  • Anthropology
  • Antiquities
  • Archaeology
  • Astronomy
  • Birds
  • Ceramics and pottery
  • Charitable contributions
  • Chemical research
  • Chemistry
  • Copper mines and mining
  • Crystals and Crystallography
  • Discovery and exploration
  • Electricity
  • Endowments
  • Evolution
  • Federal aid to research
  • Federal receipts and expenditures
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Gases
  • Genetics
  • Geodynamics
  • Geology
  • Geysers
  • Hot springs
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Inventions
  • Learned institutions and societies
  • Libraries
  • Library acquisitions
  • Liquids
  • Magnetism
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Meteorology and weather forecasting
  • Mounds and mound-builders (Archaeology)
  • Museum acquisitions
  • Museums
  • Natural history collections
  • Ornithology
  • Paleontology
  • Public health
  • Sanitation
  • Surgery
  • Telegraph
  • Telephone
  • Telescopes
  • Weapons
  • Humans
  • Indians
  • Polynesians
  • Financial statements
  • Mongolia
  • National Zoological Park
  • New Mexico Territory (1850-1912)
  • North America
  • Polynesia
  • Seneca County, Ohio
  • Tibet
  • Yellowstone River (Montana/Wyoming)
  • York County, Pennsylvania
Label
Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution to July, 1892., (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • List of illustrations, p. VII
  • Journal of the proceedings of the Board of Regents, p. XI
  • Report of the Executive Committee, p. XXIII
  • Report of the Secretary, p. 1
  • Appendix to Report of the Secretary, p. 49
  • The history of the telescope, by C.S. Hastings, p. 95
  • Geological change and time, by Sir Archibald Geikie, p. 111
  • Geological history of the Yellowstone National Park, by Arnold Hague, p. 133
  • Soaping geysers, by Arnold Hague, p. 153
  • Continental problems of geology, by G.K. Gilbert, p. 163
  • Pre-Columbian copper mining in North America, by R.L. Packard, p. 175
  • The Polynesian bow, by E. Tregear, p. 199
  • Hertz's experiments, p. 203
  • Discharge of electricity without electrodes, by J.J. Thompson, p. 229
  • Molecular process in magnetic induction, by J.A. Ewing, p. 255
  • Crystallization, by G.D. Liveing, p. 269
  • Rejuvenescence of crystals, by John W. Judd, p. 281
  • Deduction from the gaseous theory of solution, by Orme Masson, p. 289
  • Suggestions regarding solutions, by William Ramsay, p. 299
  • Liquids and gases, by William Ramsay, p. 303
  • Present problems in evolution and heredity, by H.F. Osborn, p. 313
  • Report of the migration of birds, by J.A. Palmen, p. 375
  • The empire of the air, by L.P. Mouillard, p. 397
  • Progress of anthropology in 1892, by O.T. Mason, p. 465
  • The advent of man in America, by A. de Quatrefages, p. 513
  • Primitive industry, by Thomas Wilson, p. 521
  • Prehistoric New Mexican pottery, by Henry Hales, p. 535
  • Relics of an Indian hunting ground, by Atreus Wanner, p. 555
  • Aboriginal burial mounds in Ohio, by R.J. Thompson, p. 571
  • Indian remains on the upper Yellowstone, by William S. Brackett, p. 577
  • Primitive number systems, by Levi L. Conant, p. 583
  • Anthropology of the brain, by D.K. Shute, p. 595
  • The birth of invention, by Otis T. Mason, p. 603
  • American inventions and discoveries in medicine, etc., by John S. Billings, p. 613
  • Endowment for scientific research, by Addison Brown, p. 621
  • The inventors of the telegraph and telephone, by Thomas Gray, p. 639
  • Explorations in Mongolia and Tibet, by W.W. Rockhill, p. 659
  • Progress of astronomy for 1891 and 1892, by W.C. Winlock, p. 681
  • Index, p. 775
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000097972
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
860 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)110C981FBB296A90
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 to July, 1892., (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • List of illustrations, p. VII
  • Journal of the proceedings of the Board of Regents, p. XI
  • Report of the Executive Committee, p. XXIII
  • Report of the Secretary, p. 1
  • Appendix to Report of the Secretary, p. 49
  • The history of the telescope, by C.S. Hastings, p. 95
  • Geological change and time, by Sir Archibald Geikie, p. 111
  • Geological history of the Yellowstone National Park, by Arnold Hague, p. 133
  • Soaping geysers, by Arnold Hague, p. 153
  • Continental problems of geology, by G.K. Gilbert, p. 163
  • Pre-Columbian copper mining in North America, by R.L. Packard, p. 175
  • The Polynesian bow, by E. Tregear, p. 199
  • Hertz's experiments, p. 203
  • Discharge of electricity without electrodes, by J.J. Thompson, p. 229
  • Molecular process in magnetic induction, by J.A. Ewing, p. 255
  • Crystallization, by G.D. Liveing, p. 269
  • Rejuvenescence of crystals, by John W. Judd, p. 281
  • Deduction from the gaseous theory of solution, by Orme Masson, p. 289
  • Suggestions regarding solutions, by William Ramsay, p. 299
  • Liquids and gases, by William Ramsay, p. 303
  • Present problems in evolution and heredity, by H.F. Osborn, p. 313
  • Report of the migration of birds, by J.A. Palmen, p. 375
  • The empire of the air, by L.P. Mouillard, p. 397
  • Progress of anthropology in 1892, by O.T. Mason, p. 465
  • The advent of man in America, by A. de Quatrefages, p. 513
  • Primitive industry, by Thomas Wilson, p. 521
  • Prehistoric New Mexican pottery, by Henry Hales, p. 535
  • Relics of an Indian hunting ground, by Atreus Wanner, p. 555
  • Aboriginal burial mounds in Ohio, by R.J. Thompson, p. 571
  • Indian remains on the upper Yellowstone, by William S. Brackett, p. 577
  • Primitive number systems, by Levi L. Conant, p. 583
  • Anthropology of the brain, by D.K. Shute, p. 595
  • The birth of invention, by Otis T. Mason, p. 603
  • American inventions and discoveries in medicine, etc., by John S. Billings, p. 613
  • Endowment for scientific research, by Addison Brown, p. 621
  • The inventors of the telegraph and telephone, by Thomas Gray, p. 639
  • Explorations in Mongolia and Tibet, by W.W. Rockhill, p. 659
  • Progress of astronomy for 1891 and 1892, by W.C. Winlock, p. 681
  • Index, p. 775
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000097972
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
860 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)110C981FBB296A90
Terms governing use
©2007 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved

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