Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
99656 documents - page 1 of 500Result pages are truncated to 500.

Science sketches, by David Starr Jordan

Author:
Jordan, David Starr 1851-1931  Search this
Subject:
Darwin, Charles 1809-1882  Search this
Rafinesque, C. S (Constantine Samuel) 1783-1840  Search this
Physical description:
276 p. 20 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1888
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Call number:
QH81.J78X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_209666

History and methods of paleontological discovery. An address, delivered before the American Association for the Advancement of Science, at Saratoga, N. Y., August 28, 1879, by Professor O. C. Marsh

Author:
Marsh, Othniel Charles 1831-1899  Search this
American Association for the Advancement of Science  Search this
Physical description:
50 p
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1879
1879]
Topic:
Paleontology  Search this
Call number:
QE705.A1 M363Z
QE705.A1M363Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_232454

Social science history [electronic resource] : official journal of the Social Science History Association

Author:
Social Science History Association  Search this
University of Pittsburgh University Center for International Studies  Search this
Type:
Electronic resources
Periodicals
Date:
1976
1976-
Topic:
Social sciences  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_776060

The history of the sea : a graphic description of maritime adventures, achievements, explorations, discoveries and inventions ... covering the many centuries of development in science and civilization from the ark to the present time / by F.B. Goodrich ... ; to which is added an account of adventures beneath the sea ... prepared with great care by Edward Howland ... ; over 250 spirited illustrations

Author:
Goodrich, Frank B (Frank Boott) 1826-1894  Search this
Howland, Edward 1832-1890  Search this
Physical description:
785, [1] p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1880
Topic:
Discoveries in geography  Search this
Voyages and travels  Search this
Call number:
G80 .G65 1880
G80.G65 1880
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_250711

Science and Geography - History, (painting)

Painter:
True, Allen Tupper 1881-1955  Search this
Medium:
Egg tempera
Type:
Paintings
Paintings-Mural
Owner/Location:
South High School Denver Colorado
Date:
1935
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Education--Student  Search this
Occupation--Science--Chemist  Search this
Occupation--Science--Geologist  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8E500042
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_446531

La science française

Subject:
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : ports. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
France
Date:
1915
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Call number:
Q127.F8 S4Z
Q127.F8S4Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_230220

Science on American television : a history / Marcel Chotkowski LaFollette

Author:
LaFollette, Marcel C (Marcel Chotkowski)  Search this
Physical description:
x, 306 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2013
2013, ©2013
Topic:
Science television programs--History  Search this
Television in science education--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_997058

A short history of science to the nineteenth century, by Charles Singer

Author:
Singer, Charles Joseph 1876-1960  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 399, [1] p. illus. (incl. maps) diagrs. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1941
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Call number:
Q125.S58X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_230182

Science-gossip [microform]

Title:
Science gossip
Author:
Carrington, John Thomas b. 1846  Search this
Winstone, F  Search this
Physical description:
8 v. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Microforms
Periodicals
Date:
1894
1902
1895-1902
Topic:
Science  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Call number:
mfm 005630.02
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_671553

A shorter history of science, by Sir William Cecil Dampier (formerly Whetham) ..

Author:
Dampier, William Cecil Dampier Sir 1867-1952  Search this
Physical description:
x, 189, [1] p. illus., IX pl. (incl. front., ports.) on 5 l., diagrs. 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1944
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Philosophy  Search this
Call number:
Q125.D18 1944aX
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_230126

The Analytic spirit : essays in the history of science in honor of Henry Guerlac / edited by Harry Woolf

Author:
Guerlac, Henry  Search this
Woolf, Harry  Search this
Physical description:
363 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1981
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Call number:
Q126.8.A52X 1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_239978

Words of science, and the history behind them. Illustrated by William Barss

Author:
Asimov, Isaac 1920-1992  Search this
Barss, Bill  Search this
Physical description:
266 p. illus. 26 cm
Type:
Terminology
Date:
1959
Topic:
Science  Search this
English language--Etymology  Search this
Call number:
Q179.A8X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_209078

Yale science, the first hundred years, 1701-1801

Author:
McKeehan, Louis Williams 1887-  Search this
Subject:
Yale University History  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 82 p. 19 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1947
[1947]
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_207098

Palace of discovery : the Museum of Science & Industry

Title:
Museum of Science & Industry
Museum of Science and Industry
Author:
Museum of Science and Industry (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Subject:
Museum of Science and Industry (Chicago, Ill.) History  Search this
Physical description:
28 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Date:
1983
[1983]
Topic:
Science museums  Search this
Industrial museums  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_781915

The Aryans in science and history / by Horatio Hale

Author:
Hale, Horatio 1817-1896  Search this
Physical description:
p. [672]-686 ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1889
Topic:
Indo-Aryans  Search this
Indo-Europeans  Search this
Call number:
GN539 .H35 1889
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_696847

History, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Barnard, George Grey 1863-1938  Search this
Carver:
Donnelly, John 1867-1947  Search this
Fabricator:
Donnelly & Ricci  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: marble
Type:
Sculptures-Pediment
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of New York Department of General Services One Centre Street New York New York 10007
Located New York Public Library Fifth Avenue & 42nd Street North pediment New York New York 10018
Date:
Ca. 1913-1917
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--History  Search this
Allegory--Life  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Peace  Search this
Allegory--Death--Sleep  Search this
Animal--Bird--Dove  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Control number:
IAS 36370005
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_296838

Annotated bibliography for history of geology

Author:
White, George Willard 1903-  Search this
Physical description:
34 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1964
Topic:
Geology--History--Bibliography  Search this
Earth sciences--History--Bibliography  Search this
Science--History--Bibliography  Search this
Call number:
Z6031 .W58 1964
Z6031.W58 1964
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_344385

The revolution in science, 1500-1750 / A. Rupert Hall

Author:
Hall, A. Rupert (Alfred Rupert) 1920-2009  Search this
Hall, A. Rupert (Alfred Rupert) 1920-2009 Scientific revolution, 1500-1800 2nd ed  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 373 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
1983
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Science--Methodology  Search this
Science--Philosophy  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_682588

The Jasons : the secret history of science's postwar elite / Ann Finkbeiner

Author:
Finkbeiner, Ann K. 1943-  Search this
Subject:
JASON Defense Advisory Group  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 304 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2006
20th century
Topic:
Scientists  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Group work in research--History  Search this
Research--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_791928

Science, politics and the Cold War / Greta Jones

Author:
Jones, Greta 1943-  Search this
Physical description:
150 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1988
1945-1989
20th century
Topic:
World politics  Search this
Science--Political aspects--History  Search this
Call number:
D843 .J77 1988
D843.J77 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_372515

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By