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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 1864., (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 1864., (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 1864.
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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 1864.
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Subject
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Language
eng
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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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  • Baegert, Jacob
  • Becquerel, M.,
  • Delaunay, Charles
  • Duby, Jean-Etienne
  • Feilner, John
  • Fourier, Joseph
  • Gibbs, George
  • Hoy, P.R
  • Jamin, J.,
  • Kirby, W.W
  • Lamont, Johann von
  • Morlot, A
  • Pettenkofer, Max
  • Plateau, Joseph Antoine Ferdinand
  • Rau, Charles
  • Troyon, Frederick
  • Von Karolyi, Lieutenant
  • Wetherill, Charles Mayer
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
  • United States congressional serial set;
  • Mis. doc. / 38th Congress, 2nd session. House
Series volume
  • serial set no. 1233
  • no. 55
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  • Delambre, J.B.J.,
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Society of Physics and Natural History of Geneva
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Archaeology
  • Astronomy
  • Birds
  • Chemical research
  • Copper
  • Discovery and exploration
  • Ethnology
  • Fires
  • Fossils
  • Gunpowder
  • Gutta-percha
  • Insects
  • Iron
  • Kitchen-middens
  • Learned institutions and societies
  • Library acquisitions
  • Magnetism
  • Meteorological stations
  • Meteorology and weather forecasting
  • Museum acquisitions
  • Natural history collections
  • Naval research
  • Ornithology
  • Physics
  • Reptiles
  • Rubber
  • Telescopes
  • Tropical plants
  • Weights and measures
  • Wood preservation
  • Racially mixed people
  • Financial statements
  • California
  • Mexico
  • Missouri
  • Alaska
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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 1864., (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Report of the Secretary follows p. 12
  • List of meteorological stations and observers follows p. 100
  • Report of the Executive Committee follows p. 110
  • Journal of the proceedings of the Board of Regents follows p. 113
  • Memoir of Delambre, by Joseph Fourier, precedes p. 126
  • Essay on the velocity of light, by M. Delaunay, follows p. 134
  • Ozone and antozone, by Charles M. Wetherill, follows p. 165
  • Vegetation and the atmosphere, by J. Jamin, follows p. 177
  • Extract of a memoir on the preservation of copper and iron in salt water, by M. Becquerel, follows p. 190
  • Preservation of wood follows p. 195
  • Caoutchouc and gutta-percha follows p. 205
  • The products of the combustion of gun-cotton and gunpowder, by Lieutenant Von Karolyi, follows p. 220
  • Description of apparatus for testing the results of perspiration and respiration in the Physiological Institute at Munich, by Max Pettenkofer, follows p. 234
  • The solar eclipse of July 18, 1860, by J. Lamont, follows p. 239
  • Report of the transactions of the Society of Physics and Natural History of Geneva, 1861, by M. Duby, follows p. 260
  • On the Crania Helvetica, by Frederick Troyon, follows p. 281
  • Experimental and theoretical researches on the figures of equilibrium of a liquid mass withdrawn from the action of gravity, &c, by J. Plateau, follows p. 284
  • Artificial shell-deposits in New Jersey, by Charles Rau, follows p. 369
  • The intermixture of races, by George Gibbs, follows p. 374
  • An account of the aboriginal inhabitants of the Californian peninsula, by Jacob Baegert, follows p. 377
  • The first steps in the study of high antiquity in Europe, by A. Morlot, follows p. 399
  • Prize questions follow p. 403
  • Scientific expedition to Mexico: A report addressed to the Emperor by the Minister of Public instruction follows p. 411
  • A journey to the Youcan, Russian America, by W.W Kirby, p. 416
  • Exploration in upper California in 1860, under the auspices of the Smithsonian Institution, by John Feilner, follows p. 420
  • Journal of an exploration of western Missouri in 1854, under auspices of the Smithsonian Institution, by P.R. Hoy, follows p. 430
  • Table of contents follows p. 442
  • Index follows p. 444
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000037621
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
450 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)108BBC5A1B061358
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 1864., (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Report of the Secretary follows p. 12
  • List of meteorological stations and observers follows p. 100
  • Report of the Executive Committee follows p. 110
  • Journal of the proceedings of the Board of Regents follows p. 113
  • Memoir of Delambre, by Joseph Fourier, precedes p. 126
  • Essay on the velocity of light, by M. Delaunay, follows p. 134
  • Ozone and antozone, by Charles M. Wetherill, follows p. 165
  • Vegetation and the atmosphere, by J. Jamin, follows p. 177
  • Extract of a memoir on the preservation of copper and iron in salt water, by M. Becquerel, follows p. 190
  • Preservation of wood follows p. 195
  • Caoutchouc and gutta-percha follows p. 205
  • The products of the combustion of gun-cotton and gunpowder, by Lieutenant Von Karolyi, follows p. 220
  • Description of apparatus for testing the results of perspiration and respiration in the Physiological Institute at Munich, by Max Pettenkofer, follows p. 234
  • The solar eclipse of July 18, 1860, by J. Lamont, follows p. 239
  • Report of the transactions of the Society of Physics and Natural History of Geneva, 1861, by M. Duby, follows p. 260
  • On the Crania Helvetica, by Frederick Troyon, follows p. 281
  • Experimental and theoretical researches on the figures of equilibrium of a liquid mass withdrawn from the action of gravity, &c, by J. Plateau, follows p. 284
  • Artificial shell-deposits in New Jersey, by Charles Rau, follows p. 369
  • The intermixture of races, by George Gibbs, follows p. 374
  • An account of the aboriginal inhabitants of the Californian peninsula, by Jacob Baegert, follows p. 377
  • The first steps in the study of high antiquity in Europe, by A. Morlot, follows p. 399
  • Prize questions follow p. 403
  • Scientific expedition to Mexico: A report addressed to the Emperor by the Minister of Public instruction follows p. 411
  • A journey to the Youcan, Russian America, by W.W Kirby, p. 416
  • Exploration in upper California in 1860, under the auspices of the Smithsonian Institution, by John Feilner, follows p. 420
  • Journal of an exploration of western Missouri in 1854, under auspices of the Smithsonian Institution, by P.R. Hoy, follows p. 430
  • Table of contents follows p. 442
  • Index follows p. 444
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000037621
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
450 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)108BBC5A1B061358
Terms governing use
© 2007 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved

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