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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, 1893., (electronic resource)

Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the Institution to July, 1893., (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, 1893.
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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, 1893.
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Language
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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United States
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1819-1903
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  • Aitken, John
  • Ball, Robert S.,
  • Berthelot, M.,
  • Blakie, W.B
  • Boys, C.V.,
  • Brinton, Daniel Garrison
  • Bryce, James
  • Burdon-Sanderson, J.
  • Caldwell, G.C.,
  • Daubree, A.,
  • Dean, Bashford
  • Dewar, James
  • Hubbard, Gardiner G.,
  • Ives, Frederic Eugene
  • King, Clarence
  • Lilienthal, Otto
  • Lockyer, Norman
  • Marey, Etienne-Jules
  • Markham, Clements R.,
  • Mason, Otis Tufton
  • Mendenhall, Thomas C.,
  • Muller, F. Max,
  • Murray, John
  • Osten-Sacken, C.R.,
  • Ostwald, Wilhelm
  • Ranyard, Arthur Cowper
  • Rotch, Abbott Lawrence
  • Seebohm, Henry
  • Stokes, George Gabriel
  • Tristram, H.B.,
  • Tylor, Edward Burnett
  • Varigny, Henry de
  • Walcott, Charles D.,
  • Wallace, Alfred Russell
  • Warnerke, Leon
  • Young, Charles A.,
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
  • United States congressional serial set;
  • Mis. doc. / 53rd Congress, 2nd session. House
Series volume
  • serial set no. 3257
  • no. 184, pt. 1
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  • Milne-Edwards, H.,
  • National Museum of Natural History
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Aeronautics
  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Birds
  • Cartography
  • Chemistry
  • Color photography
  • Discovery and exploration
  • Entomology
  • Ethnology
  • Federal receipts and expenditures
  • Geography
  • Geological time
  • Geology
  • Ice ages
  • Insects
  • Magnetism
  • Marine biology
  • Meteorological stations
  • Meteorology and weather forecasting
  • Migration (Population geography)
  • Moon
  • Museums
  • Observatories
  • Oceanography
  • Ornithology
  • Photography
  • Physics
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Public administration
  • Pyramids
  • Stars
  • Sun
  • Temples
  • Weapons
  • Weights and measures
  • Zoology
  • Humans
  • Indians
  • Financial statements
  • Antarctica
  • Arctic
  • Asia
  • Chosica, Peru
  • Egypt
  • Europe
  • France
  • Mont Blanc (France)
  • Mount Harvard
  • National Zoological Park
  • 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 to July, 1893., (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. XIX
  • Report of the Secretary, p. 1
  • Appendices to Report of the Secretary, p. 35
  • The wanderings of the North Pole, by Sir Robert Ball, p. 75
  • The great lunar crater Tycho, by A.C. Ranyard, p. 89
  • The early temple and pyramid builders, by J. Norman Lockyer, p. 95
  • Variable stars, by C.A. Young, p. 107
  • The luminiferous aether, by George G. Stokes, p. 113
  • Atoms and sunbeams, by Robert Ball, p. 121
  • Fundamental units of measure, by T.C. Mendenhall, p. 135
  • Photography in the colors of nature, by F.E. Ives, p. 151
  • Photographs in natural colors, by Leon Warnerke, p. 163
  • Electric-spark photographs of flying bullets, by C.V. Boys, p. 165
  • Magnetic properties of liquid oxygen, by James Dewar, p. 183
  • The problem of flying, by Otto Lilienthal, p. 189
  • Practical experiments in soaring, by Otto Lilienthal, p. 195
  • Phenomena connected with cloudy condensation, by John Aitken, p. 201
  • On chemical energy, by W. Ostwald, p. 231
  • The American chemist, by G.C. Caldwell, p. 239
  • The highest meteorological station in the world, by A. Lawrence Rotch, p. 253
  • The Mont Blanc Observatory, p. 259
  • Relations of air and water to temperature and life, by Gardiner G. Hubbard, p. 265
  • The Ice Age and its work, by A.R. Wallace, p. 277
  • Geologic time as indicated by the sedimentary rocks of North America, by Charles D. Walcott, p. 301
  • The age of the Earth, by Clarence King, p. 335
  • The renewal of Antarctic exploration, by John Murray, p. 353
  • The North Polar basin, by Henry Seebohm, p. 375
  • The present standpoint of geography, by Clements R. Markham, p. 395
  • How maps are made, by W.B. Blakie, p. 419
  • Biology in relation to other natural sciences, by J.S. Burdon-Sanderson, p. 435
  • Field study in ornithology, by H.B. Tristram, p. 465
  • The so-called Bugonia of the ancients, and its relation to a bee-like fly, Eristalis tenax, by C.R. Osten-Sacken, p. 487
  • Comparative locomotion of different animals, by E.J. Marey, p. 501
  • The marine biological stations of Europe, by Bashford Dean, p. 505
  • The air and life, by Henry de Varigny, p. 521
  • Deep-sea deposits, by A. Daubree, p. 545
  • The migration of the races of men considered historically, by James Bryce, p. 567
  • The "nation" as an element in anthropology, by Daniel G. Brinton, p. 589
  • Summary of progress in anthropology for the year 1893, by Otis T. Mason, p. 601
  • North American bows, arrows and quivers, by Otis T. Mason, p. 631
  • Oriental scholarship during the present century, by Frederick Max Muller, p. 681
  • Stone Age basis for Oriental study, by E.B. Tylor, p. 701
  • Biographical sketch of Henri Milne-Edwards, by M. Berthelot, p. 709
  • Index, p. 729
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000099734
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
808 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)1111339DC5776230
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, 1893., (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. XIX
  • Report of the Secretary, p. 1
  • Appendices to Report of the Secretary, p. 35
  • The wanderings of the North Pole, by Sir Robert Ball, p. 75
  • The great lunar crater Tycho, by A.C. Ranyard, p. 89
  • The early temple and pyramid builders, by J. Norman Lockyer, p. 95
  • Variable stars, by C.A. Young, p. 107
  • The luminiferous aether, by George G. Stokes, p. 113
  • Atoms and sunbeams, by Robert Ball, p. 121
  • Fundamental units of measure, by T.C. Mendenhall, p. 135
  • Photography in the colors of nature, by F.E. Ives, p. 151
  • Photographs in natural colors, by Leon Warnerke, p. 163
  • Electric-spark photographs of flying bullets, by C.V. Boys, p. 165
  • Magnetic properties of liquid oxygen, by James Dewar, p. 183
  • The problem of flying, by Otto Lilienthal, p. 189
  • Practical experiments in soaring, by Otto Lilienthal, p. 195
  • Phenomena connected with cloudy condensation, by John Aitken, p. 201
  • On chemical energy, by W. Ostwald, p. 231
  • The American chemist, by G.C. Caldwell, p. 239
  • The highest meteorological station in the world, by A. Lawrence Rotch, p. 253
  • The Mont Blanc Observatory, p. 259
  • Relations of air and water to temperature and life, by Gardiner G. Hubbard, p. 265
  • The Ice Age and its work, by A.R. Wallace, p. 277
  • Geologic time as indicated by the sedimentary rocks of North America, by Charles D. Walcott, p. 301
  • The age of the Earth, by Clarence King, p. 335
  • The renewal of Antarctic exploration, by John Murray, p. 353
  • The North Polar basin, by Henry Seebohm, p. 375
  • The present standpoint of geography, by Clements R. Markham, p. 395
  • How maps are made, by W.B. Blakie, p. 419
  • Biology in relation to other natural sciences, by J.S. Burdon-Sanderson, p. 435
  • Field study in ornithology, by H.B. Tristram, p. 465
  • The so-called Bugonia of the ancients, and its relation to a bee-like fly, Eristalis tenax, by C.R. Osten-Sacken, p. 487
  • Comparative locomotion of different animals, by E.J. Marey, p. 501
  • The marine biological stations of Europe, by Bashford Dean, p. 505
  • The air and life, by Henry de Varigny, p. 521
  • Deep-sea deposits, by A. Daubree, p. 545
  • The migration of the races of men considered historically, by James Bryce, p. 567
  • The "nation" as an element in anthropology, by Daniel G. Brinton, p. 589
  • Summary of progress in anthropology for the year 1893, by Otis T. Mason, p. 601
  • North American bows, arrows and quivers, by Otis T. Mason, p. 631
  • Oriental scholarship during the present century, by Frederick Max Muller, p. 681
  • Stone Age basis for Oriental study, by E.B. Tylor, p. 701
  • Biographical sketch of Henri Milne-Edwards, by M. Berthelot, p. 709
  • Index, p. 729
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000099734
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
808 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)1111339DC5776230
Terms governing use
©2007 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved

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