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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, 1899., (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, 1899., (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, 1899.
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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, 1899.
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
Readex
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
Language note
  • English
  • German
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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United States
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  • 1843-1928
  • 1849-1915
  • 1841-1913
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  • Blumentritt, Ferdinand
  • Bolton, Henry Carrington
  • Burdon-Sanderson, J.
  • Chamberlin, Thomas C.
  • Cornu, Alfred
  • Crookes, William
  • Dewar, James
  • Edinger, Ludwig
  • Falkenberg, Paul
  • Foster, M.
  • Holmes, William Henry
  • Joly, John
  • Lucas, Frederic A.,
  • Lydekker, Richard
  • Murray, John
  • Putnam, F.W.,
  • Raspail, Xavier
  • Rice, William North
  • Roscoe, Henry E.,
  • Shaw, Henry S.H.,
  • Stoney, G. Johnstone,
  • Strebel, Herman
  • Thomson, Elihu
  • Thurston, Robert Henry
  • Virchow, Rudolf Ludwig Karl
  • Ward, Lester F.
  • White, William H
  • Winkler, Captain
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
  • United States congressional serial set;
  • House document / 56th Congress, 1st session. House
Series volume
  • serial set no. 4016
  • no. 737, pt. 1
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  • Bunsen, R.,
  • Kelvin, William Thomson
  • Zeppelin, Ferdinand, Graf von
  • National Museum of Natural History
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Age of the Earth
  • Airships
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Anthropology
  • Birds
  • Electricity
  • Ethnology
  • Exhibitions
  • Federal receipts and expenditures
  • Fishes
  • Fossil hominids
  • Fossils
  • Gardening
  • Gardens
  • Geology
  • Horticulture
  • Hydrogen
  • Ivory
  • Language and languages
  • Light
  • Liquefied gases
  • Liquids
  • Mammoths
  • Maps
  • Marine geology
  • Museum acquisitions
  • Museums
  • Nautical charts
  • Oceans and seas
  • Paleontology
  • Parapsychology
  • Petrified forests
  • Physics
  • Prehistoric animals
  • Radiation
  • Radioactive substances
  • Science
  • Senses and sensation
  • Steam-engines
  • Steamboats and steamships
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Scientists
  • Financial statements
  • Arizona Territory (1863-1912)
  • California
  • Guatemala
  • Marshall Islands
  • National Zoological Park
  • Philippines
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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, 1899., (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • List of plates, p. VIII
  • Proceedings of the Board of Regents, p. XI
  • Report of the Executive Committee, p. XIX
  • Act Providing for a National Exposition of American Products and Manufactures at the City of Philadelphia, for the Encouragement of the Export Trade (1898), p. LI
  • Joint Resolution Authorizing Foreign Exhibitors at the Commercial Exposition To Be Held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-nine, To Bring to This Country Foreign Laborers from Their Respective Countries for the Purpose of Preparing for and Making Their Exhibits under Regulations Prescribed by the Secretary of the Treasury (1899), p. LIII
  • Act To Encourage the Holding of a Pan-American Exposition on the Niagara Frontier, within the County of Erie or Niagara, in the State of New York, in the Year Nineteen Hundred and One (1899), p. LIV
  • Act To Encourage the Holding of the Ohio Centennial and Northwest Territory Exposition at the City of Toledo, Ohio (1899), p. LVIII
  • Report of the Secretary, p. 1
  • The wave theory of light: Its influence on modern physics, by A. Cornu, p. 93
  • The motion of a perfect liquid, by H.S. Hele-Shaw, p. 107
  • The field of experimental research, by Elihu Thomson, p. 119
  • Liquid hydrogen, by Professor Dewar, p. 131
  • Some of the latest achievements of science, by Sir William Crookes, p. 143
  • An experimental study of radio-active substances, by H.C. Bolton, p. 155
  • The growth of science in the nineteenth century, by Sir Michael Foster, p. 163
  • Sir William Crookes on psychical research, p. 185
  • Survey of that part of the range of nature's operations which man is competent to study, by G. Johnstone Stoney, p. 207
  • On Lord Kelvin's address on the age of the Earth as an abode fitted for life, by T.C. Chamberlain, p. 223
  • An estimate of the geological age of the Earth, by J. Joly, p. 247
  • The petrified forests of Arizona, by Lester F. Ward, p. 289
  • Present condition of the floor of the ocean: Evolution of the continental and oceanic areas, by Sir John Murray, p. 309
  • Relation of motion in animals and plants to the electrical phenomena which are associated with it, by J. Burdon-Sanderson, p. 329
  • The truth about the mammoth, by Frederic A. Lucas, p. 353
  • Mammoth ivory, by R. Lydekker, p. 361
  • On the sense of smell in birds, by M. Xavier Raspail, p. 367
  • Have fishes memory? by L. Edinger, p. 375
  • Scientific thought in the nineteenth century, by William North Rice, p. 395
  • The garden and its development, by Paul Falkenberg, p. 403
  • Review of the evidence relating to Auriferous Gravel Man in California, by William H. Holmes, p. 419
  • A problem in American anthropology, by Frederic Ward Putnam, p. 473
  • Marshall Island charts, by Captain Winkler, p. 487
  • The peopling of the Philippines, by Rud. Virchow, p. 509
  • List of native tribes of the Philippines and of the languages spoken by them, by Ferdinand Blumentritt, p. 527
  • The sculptures of Santa Lucia Cozumahualpa, by Herman Strebel, p. 549
  • Count von Zeppelin's dirigible air ship, p. 563
  • The progress in steam navigation, by Sir William H. White, p. 567
  • A century's progress of the steam engine, by R.H. Thurston, p. 591
  • Bunsen Memorial Lecture, by Sir Henry Roscoe, p. 605
  • Index, p. 645
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000120963
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
735 p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Other physical details
color maps, illustrations, tables
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Readex)112F80A05A88B598
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, 1899., (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • List of plates, p. VIII
  • Proceedings of the Board of Regents, p. XI
  • Report of the Executive Committee, p. XIX
  • Act Providing for a National Exposition of American Products and Manufactures at the City of Philadelphia, for the Encouragement of the Export Trade (1898), p. LI
  • Joint Resolution Authorizing Foreign Exhibitors at the Commercial Exposition To Be Held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-nine, To Bring to This Country Foreign Laborers from Their Respective Countries for the Purpose of Preparing for and Making Their Exhibits under Regulations Prescribed by the Secretary of the Treasury (1899), p. LIII
  • Act To Encourage the Holding of a Pan-American Exposition on the Niagara Frontier, within the County of Erie or Niagara, in the State of New York, in the Year Nineteen Hundred and One (1899), p. LIV
  • Act To Encourage the Holding of the Ohio Centennial and Northwest Territory Exposition at the City of Toledo, Ohio (1899), p. LVIII
  • Report of the Secretary, p. 1
  • The wave theory of light: Its influence on modern physics, by A. Cornu, p. 93
  • The motion of a perfect liquid, by H.S. Hele-Shaw, p. 107
  • The field of experimental research, by Elihu Thomson, p. 119
  • Liquid hydrogen, by Professor Dewar, p. 131
  • Some of the latest achievements of science, by Sir William Crookes, p. 143
  • An experimental study of radio-active substances, by H.C. Bolton, p. 155
  • The growth of science in the nineteenth century, by Sir Michael Foster, p. 163
  • Sir William Crookes on psychical research, p. 185
  • Survey of that part of the range of nature's operations which man is competent to study, by G. Johnstone Stoney, p. 207
  • On Lord Kelvin's address on the age of the Earth as an abode fitted for life, by T.C. Chamberlain, p. 223
  • An estimate of the geological age of the Earth, by J. Joly, p. 247
  • The petrified forests of Arizona, by Lester F. Ward, p. 289
  • Present condition of the floor of the ocean: Evolution of the continental and oceanic areas, by Sir John Murray, p. 309
  • Relation of motion in animals and plants to the electrical phenomena which are associated with it, by J. Burdon-Sanderson, p. 329
  • The truth about the mammoth, by Frederic A. Lucas, p. 353
  • Mammoth ivory, by R. Lydekker, p. 361
  • On the sense of smell in birds, by M. Xavier Raspail, p. 367
  • Have fishes memory? by L. Edinger, p. 375
  • Scientific thought in the nineteenth century, by William North Rice, p. 395
  • The garden and its development, by Paul Falkenberg, p. 403
  • Review of the evidence relating to Auriferous Gravel Man in California, by William H. Holmes, p. 419
  • A problem in American anthropology, by Frederic Ward Putnam, p. 473
  • Marshall Island charts, by Captain Winkler, p. 487
  • The peopling of the Philippines, by Rud. Virchow, p. 509
  • List of native tribes of the Philippines and of the languages spoken by them, by Ferdinand Blumentritt, p. 527
  • The sculptures of Santa Lucia Cozumahualpa, by Herman Strebel, p. 549
  • Count von Zeppelin's dirigible air ship, p. 563
  • The progress in steam navigation, by Sir William H. White, p. 567
  • A century's progress of the steam engine, by R.H. Thurston, p. 591
  • Bunsen Memorial Lecture, by Sir Henry Roscoe, p. 605
  • Index, p. 645
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000120963
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
735 p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Other physical details
color maps, illustrations, tables
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Readex)112F80A05A88B598
Terms governing use
©2007 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved

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