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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, 1908., (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, 1908., (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, 1908.
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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, 1908.
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Language
eng
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Readex
Government publication
federal national government publication
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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United States
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  • Abbot, C.G.,
  • Adams, George I.,
  • Armagnat, Henri
  • Broca, Andre
  • Dewar, Douglas
  • Fessenden, Reginald A
  • Gill, Theodore
  • Gregory, J.W.,
  • Guttmann, Oscar
  • Joly, John
  • Jourdain, Pierre-Roger
  • Kapteyn, J.C
  • Lull, Richard Swann
  • Lyons, H.G
  • MacDougal, Daniel Trembly
  • Machat, J
  • Nathorst, A.G
  • Nernst, W
  • Puchstein, O
  • Reddie, Lovell N
  • Ross, Ronald
  • Safford, William Edwin
  • Squier, George Owen
  • Thompson, Silvanus Phillips
  • Thomson, J.J.
  • Wiechert, Emil
  • Winckler, Hugo
  • Witt, Otto N.,
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
  • United States congressional serial set;
  • House document / 60th Congress, 2nd session. House
Series volume
  • serial set no. 5529
  • no. 1543, pt. 1
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  • Becquerel, Henri
  • Kelvin, William Thomson
  • Linnaeus, Carl,
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • National Museum of Natural History
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Aeronautics
  • Air
  • Antiquities
  • Astronomy
  • Atmosphere
  • Awards, medals, prizes
  • Birds
  • Botany
  • Cactus
  • Chemistry
  • Climatology
  • Conferences
  • Contests
  • Discovery and exploration
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Electricity
  • Elephants
  • Evolution
  • Explosives
  • Federal aid to museums
  • Federal receipts and expenditures
  • Fishes
  • Fossils
  • Geology
  • Laws
  • Libraries
  • Magnetism
  • Malaria
  • Meteors and meteorites
  • Military technology
  • Museum acquisitions
  • Museums
  • Music
  • Observatories
  • Phonograph
  • Physics
  • Prehistoric animals
  • Radio
  • Radioactive substances
  • Sound recordings
  • Sun
  • Trusts and trustees
  • Uranium
  • Weather
  • Weights and measures
  • Zoos
  • Humans
  • Scientists
  • Financial statements
  • Research
  • Alaska, Department and District of (1867-1912)
  • Alps (Europe)
  • Antarctica
  • Bogazkale, Turkey
  • Canyon Diablo (Arizona)
  • France
  • Greece
  • India
  • Mexico
  • Naples, Italy
  • National Zoological Park
  • Nile River
  • Peru
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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, 1908., (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • List of plates, p. VII
  • Report of the Secretary precedes p. 2
  • Report of the Executive Committee, p. 87
  • Proceedings of the Board of Regents, p. 92
  • The present status of military aeronautics, by Maj. George O. Squier, U.S.A., p. 117
  • Aviation in France in 1908, by Pierre-Roger Jourdain, p. 145
  • Wireless telephony, by R.A. Fessenden, p. 161
  • Phototelegraphy, by Henri Armagnat, p. 197
  • The gramophone and the mechanical recording and reproduction of musical sounds, by Lovell N. Reddie, p. 209
  • On the light thrown by recent investigations on electricity on the relation between matter and ether, by J.J. Thomson, p. 233
  • Development of general and physical chemistry during the last forty years, by W. Nernst, p. 245
  • Development of technological chemistry during the last forty years, by O.N. Witt, p. 255
  • Twenty years' progress in explosives, by Oscar Guttmann, p. 263
  • Recent researches in the structure of the universe, by J.C. Kapteyn, p. 301
  • Solar vortices and magnetism in sun spots, by C.G. Abbot, p. 321
  • Climatic variations: Their extent and causes, by J.W. Gregory, p. 339
  • Uranium and geology, by John Joly, p. 355
  • An outline review of the geology of Peru, by George I. Adams, p. 385
  • Our present knowledge of the Earth, by E. Wiechert, p. 431
  • The Antarctic question: Voyages since 1898, by J. Machat, p. 451
  • Some geographical aspects of the Nile, by Capt. H.G. Lyons, p. 481
  • Heredity, and the origin of species, by Daniel Trembly MacDougal, p. 505
  • Cactaceae of northeastern and central Mexico, together with a synopsis of the principal Mexican genera, by William Edwin Safford, p. 525
  • Angler fishes: Their kinds and ways, by Theodore Gill, p. 565
  • The birds of India, by Douglas Dewar, p. 617
  • The evolution of the elephant, by Richard S. Lull, p. 641
  • Excavations at Boghaz-Keui in the summer of 1907, by Hugo Winckler and O. Puchstein, p. 677
  • Malaria in Greece, by Ronald Ross, p. 697
  • Carl von Linne as a geologist, by A.G. Nathorst, p. 711
  • Life and work of Lord Kelvin, by Silvanus P. Thompson, p. 745
  • The work of Henri Becquerel, by Andre Broca, p. 769
  • Index, p. 787
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000167026
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
811 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)11653C12214E9898
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, 1908., (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Table of contents, p. V
  • List of plates, p. VII
  • Report of the Secretary precedes p. 2
  • Report of the Executive Committee, p. 87
  • Proceedings of the Board of Regents, p. 92
  • The present status of military aeronautics, by Maj. George O. Squier, U.S.A., p. 117
  • Aviation in France in 1908, by Pierre-Roger Jourdain, p. 145
  • Wireless telephony, by R.A. Fessenden, p. 161
  • Phototelegraphy, by Henri Armagnat, p. 197
  • The gramophone and the mechanical recording and reproduction of musical sounds, by Lovell N. Reddie, p. 209
  • On the light thrown by recent investigations on electricity on the relation between matter and ether, by J.J. Thomson, p. 233
  • Development of general and physical chemistry during the last forty years, by W. Nernst, p. 245
  • Development of technological chemistry during the last forty years, by O.N. Witt, p. 255
  • Twenty years' progress in explosives, by Oscar Guttmann, p. 263
  • Recent researches in the structure of the universe, by J.C. Kapteyn, p. 301
  • Solar vortices and magnetism in sun spots, by C.G. Abbot, p. 321
  • Climatic variations: Their extent and causes, by J.W. Gregory, p. 339
  • Uranium and geology, by John Joly, p. 355
  • An outline review of the geology of Peru, by George I. Adams, p. 385
  • Our present knowledge of the Earth, by E. Wiechert, p. 431
  • The Antarctic question: Voyages since 1898, by J. Machat, p. 451
  • Some geographical aspects of the Nile, by Capt. H.G. Lyons, p. 481
  • Heredity, and the origin of species, by Daniel Trembly MacDougal, p. 505
  • Cactaceae of northeastern and central Mexico, together with a synopsis of the principal Mexican genera, by William Edwin Safford, p. 525
  • Angler fishes: Their kinds and ways, by Theodore Gill, p. 565
  • The birds of India, by Douglas Dewar, p. 617
  • The evolution of the elephant, by Richard S. Lull, p. 641
  • Excavations at Boghaz-Keui in the summer of 1907, by Hugo Winckler and O. Puchstein, p. 677
  • Malaria in Greece, by Ronald Ross, p. 697
  • Carl von Linne as a geologist, by A.G. Nathorst, p. 711
  • Life and work of Lord Kelvin, by Silvanus P. Thompson, p. 745
  • The work of Henri Becquerel, by Andre Broca, p. 769
  • Index, p. 787
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000167026
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
811 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)11653C12214E9898
Terms governing use
©2007 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved

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