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On the Construction of Catalogues of Libraries and their publication
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Report for 1851Continued
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TORREY J Plantæ Frémontianæ No
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Report for 1854Continued
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Report for 1855Continued
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Report for 1857Continued
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Checklist of North American Batrachia and Reptilia with a Sys
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Report for 1859Continued
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BAIRD Instructions for collecting birds nests and eggs
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Report for 1860Continued
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Third Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian
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On Strain and Overaction of the Heart TONER LECTURE
iii
Circular Relating to Collections in Archæology and Ethnology
2
Report of a visit to the Luray Cavern in Page County Virginia
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Suggestions for the Sanitary Drainage of Washington City TONER
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Catalogue of North American Reptiles in the Museum of the Smith
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STIMPSON W Marine invertebrata of Grand Manan No 50
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Report of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution for the year
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Report for 1853Continued
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Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge Vol VIII 1856 4to
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FORCE P Auroral phenomena in higher northern latitudes No 84
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KANE E K Tidal observations Arctic seas No 130
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MCCLINTOCK F L Meteorological observations Arctic seas No 146
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Jupiter orbit and tables ofJ N STOCKWELL 232
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Ancient mining on shores of Lake Superior No
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BACHE A D Discussion Girard College observations Parts IV
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Records and Results of a Magnetic Survey of Pennsylvania and parts
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Palæontology of the Upper Missouri a Report upon Collections
172
Jurassic fossils checklist ofF B MEEK
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BAIRD Review of birds part I
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List of the Described Birds of Mexico Central America and
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Report for 1864Continued
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NEWCOMB S Orbit of Neptune No
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Tin
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Titanium
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Zirconium
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Thorium
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Jussieus the and the natural methodM FLOURENS R 1867
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Gallium 218 42 Gallium 43 Indium
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Cerium
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Report for 1868Continued
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Lanthanum
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Didymium
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The Yttrium Group Scandium Yttrium Ytterbium Erbium Ter bium Phillipium Decipium Thulium Samarium etc
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Columbium Niobium
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Tantalum
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Platinum
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Osmium
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Iridium
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Palladium
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Rhodium
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Ruthenium
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Appendix
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NEWCOMB S Orbit of Uranus No
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N Officers and Regents of the Smithsonian Institution with the act
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Ou the Zoological Position of Texas By EDWARD D COPE 1880
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Brief Abstract of a series of six Lectures on the Principles of Lin
22
Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institu
24
On Recent Improvements in the Chemical Arts By JAMES C BOOTH
27
Essay on the Velocity of Light By M DELAUNAY Translated
31
The Gray Substance of the Medulla Oblongata and Trapezium
33
Tenth Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian
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Catalogue of the Orthoptera of North America described previous
40
List of Foreign Correspondents of the Smithsonian Institution Cor
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Lucernaria and their Allies A Memoir on the Anatomy and Physi
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List of Domestic Institutions in correspondence with the Smithsonian
46
Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge Vol XI 1859 4to
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Catalogue of the Fishes of the East Coast of North America
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or a Description of Remains of
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Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institu
59
The Antiquities of Wisconsin as Surveyed and Described by I
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Annual Reports of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution
72
On the Structure of Cancerous Tumors and the mode in which
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Ozone and Antozone By CHARLES M WETHERILL 1864 8vo
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New Tables for determining the Values of the Coefficients in the Per
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LE CONTE J L Classification of North America coleoptera Part II
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BREWER North American oology part I s C 89
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BAIRD S F Report on Museum and exchanges
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VIII
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Catalogue of North American Birds chiefly in the Museum of
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Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections Vol XXIII 1882 8vo
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Reports of Astronomical Observatories for 1880 By E S HOLDEN
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KANE E K Astronomical observations in the Arctic seas No 129
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P Hints on Public Architecture containing among other illustrations
140
Circular birds of South America 168
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Natural history of Arctic America Bulletin No 15
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BAIRD S F Report on Centennial Exhibition of 1876
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Results of Meteorological Observations made under the direction
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Discussion of the Magnetic and Meteorological Observations made
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First Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary
177
C Smithsonian library and copyright system
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GARFIELD J A Biographical notice of S P Chase and L Agassiz
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HAMLIN H Biographical notice of S P Chase
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List of Foreign Correspondents of the Smithsonian Institution cor
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HOLDEN E S Studies in Central American picturewriting
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KANE E K
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BAIRD Circular for shipping fresh fish 384
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JONES J Explorations of aboriginal remains of Tennessee No 259
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The Sculptures of Santa Lucia Cosumalwhuapa in Guatemala with
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Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Insti
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CONTENTS
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BAIRD Inquiry relative to foodfishes 231
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KEEN W W Bibliography of works on diseases
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JORDAN and BRAYTON Fishes of South Carolina Georgia and Tennessee
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KEEN W W Surgical complications and sequels of continued fevers Toner
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LEIDY J Report on fossils from Nebraska
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Palenque tablet in the U S National Museum No 331
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Página 29 - Bibliographical Index to North American Botany ; or, Citations of Authorities for all the recorded Indigenous and Naturalized Species of the Flora of North America; with a Chronological
Página 37 - Catalogue of the Fishes of the Bermudas. Based chiefly upon the collections of the United States National Museum.
Página i - This work is one of a series devoted to the discussion and more precise determination of various 'constants of nature,' and forms the fifth contribution to that subject published by this Institution. •'The first number of the series, embracing tables of 'Specific gravities' and of 'Melting and boiling points of bodies,' prepared by the same author, Prof.
Página 61 - List of the fishes of the Pacific coast of the United States, with a table showing the distribution of the species.
Página ii - Regents resolved to divide the annual income, thirty thousand nine hundred and fifty dollars, into two equal parts : one part to be devoted to the increase and diffusion of knowledge by means of original research and publications; the other half of the income to be applied, in accordance with the requirements of the act of Congress, to the gradual formation of a library, a museum, and a gallery of art.
Página 25 - Problems of Rotary Motion presented by the Gyroscope, The Precession of the Equinoxes, and The Pendulum.
Página ii - The members and honorary members of this establishment are to hold stated and special' meetings for the supervision of the affairs of the Institution, and for the advice and instruction of a Board of Regents, to whom the financial and other affairs are entrusted.
Página 45 - Notice of Smithson's researches. Extracts from Smithson's scientific writings. Catalogue of the library of Smithson. Notice of the city of Washington, in Harriott's travels. Notice of the city of Washington, in Weld's travels.
Página 16 - January, 1866. 8vo., pp. 12. (MC vn.) 204. Results of meteorological observations made at Brunswick, Maine, between 1807 and 1859.
Página 1 - Catalogue of publications of Societies and of other periodical works in the library of the Smithsonian Institution, July 1, 1858. Foreign works. 1859.