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An account of the Smithsonian Institution its origin, history, objects and achievements by G. Brown Goode

Title:
Smithsonian Institution its origin, history, objects and achievements DSI
Author:
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown),) 1851-1896  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution History  Search this
Physical description:
38 pages, [6] leaves of plates illustrations, portraits 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1895
19th century
Call number:
Q11.S8 G7 1895
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_991696

The Call of Stories at the Smithsonian Institution: History of Technology and Science in Crisis

Author:
Molella, Arthur P.  Search this
Post, Robert  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1997
Topic:
American History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_142156

Stone Adze, "Puna"

Collector:
Henry Adams  Search this
Donor Name:
William H. Phillips  Search this
Culture:
Maori (?)  Search this
Object Type:
Adze
Place:
Tahiti (collected here) / New Zealand (Aotearoa) (not certain), Polynesia
Accession Date:
17 Nov 1897
Collection Date:
1890 - 1891
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
032873
USNM Number:
E178579-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/312d0b7a4-5818-4dae-a104-2c8da78b2a52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8352715
Online Media:

"Interruptions and Embarrassments": The Smithsonian Institution during the Civil War

Author:
Dorman, Kathleen W  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Lincoln, Abraham 1809-1865  Search this
Library of Congress Relations with the Smithsonian  Search this
Smithsonian Deposit (Library of Congress)  Search this
Meteorological Project  Search this
Smithsonian Institution General History  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Early History  Search this
United States Dept. of the Navy  Search this
Confederate States of America. Army  Search this
Place:
United States
Date:
1999-2007
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Fire of 1865  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
United States Congress, Relations with SI  Search this
Finances  Search this
History  Search this
Publisher:
Smithsonian Institution
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12612

"Washington Becoming a Free City: Lecture on the "National Crisis" by Rev. Dr. Brownson, of N.J."

Author:
Clephank, Jan O  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Building Lecture Hall  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Edition:
in the National Republican, Volume II, Number 18, December 16, 1861, pages 1 and 2
Physical description:
Number of pages : 2 ; Page numbers : 1-2
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1861
Topic:
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Newspapers  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, DC :
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13510

Report on the Department of Living Animals in the U.S. National Museum, 1889 by W.T. Hornaday

Title:
History of establish[ment] and reports of NZP DSI
Issuing body:
United States National Museum  Search this
Author:
Hornaday, William T (William Temple),) 1854-1937  Search this
Printer:
United States Government Printing Office  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.) History  Search this
Smithsonian Institution History  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Living Animals  Search this
Physical description:
pages [2], 417-423 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1891
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Call number:
QL76.5.U62 N272
QL76.5.U62 N272 1891
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1037673

Report of the National Zoological Park Commission to the Senate and House of Representatives

Title:
Report of the proceedings of the Commission to establish a zoological park in the District of Columbia
History of establish[ment] and reports of NZP DSI
Issuing body:
National Zoological Park Commission (U.S.)  Search this
Printer:
United States Government Printing Office  Search this
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution History  Search this
Physical description:
6 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates (1 folded) : maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Periodicals
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1890
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Call number:
QL76.5.U62 N272 1891
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1115208

The Smithsonian at the turn of the century [electronic resource] / [produced by] Smithsonian Institution Archives, Institutional History Division

Author:
Smithsonian Institution Institutional History Division  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution History  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.) History  Search this
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
2000
Topic:
Museums--History  Search this
Call number:
AM101.S666
Electronic Resource AM101.S666
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_604707

Spencer Fullerton Baird a biography, including selections from his correspondence with Audubon, Agassiz, Dana, and others by William Healey Dall ; with nineteen illustrations

Author:
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927  Search this
Former owner:
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution History  Search this
United States National Museum History  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 462 pages, [19] leaves of plates illustrations, portraits 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
United States
Date:
1915
Topic:
Museum curators  Search this
Naturalists  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Call number:
QL31.B25 D14 1915
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_931908

Federal History Office Profile: 'Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge' by The Smithsonian's Institutional History Division

Author:
Henson, Pamela M 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Institutional History Division  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 2 Page numbers: 12-13
Date:
Winter 2012-2013
Topic:
Public history  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: Society for History in the Federal Government
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14118

Spencer Fullerton Baird and the U. S. Fish Commission

Author:
Allard, Dean C. 1933-  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
United States Fish Commission  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Date:
1978
Topic:
Fisheries  Search this
Ichthyology  Search this
Publisher:
New York: Arno Press
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14644

E Pluribus Unum: This Divine Paradox, Report of the Commission on the Future of the Smithsonian Institution, May 1995

Author:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Singer, Maxine  Search this
Skramstad, Harold 1941-  Search this
Mayo, John S  Search this
Gould, Stephen Jay  Search this
Commission on the Future of the Smithsonian Institution 1993-1995  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 48; Page numbers:1-48
Type:
Report - Smithsonian
Date:
1995
May 1995
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution Strategic Plans  Search this
Strategic planning  Search this
Commissions  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11917

The Papers of Joseph Henry: January 1858-December 1865, The Smithsonian Years

Author:
Rothenberg, Marc 1949-  Search this
Millikan, Frank R  Search this
Jeffries, Deborah Y  Search this
Dorman, Kathleen W  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
Gould, Benjamin Apthorp  Search this
Lincoln, Abraham 1809-1865  Search this
Henry, Harriet A. 1808-1882  Search this
Henry, William Alexander 1831-1862  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Dudley Observatory  Search this
Edition:
Volume 10
Physical description:
Number of pages: 670; Page numbers: i-lvii; 1-613
Date:
2004
Topic:
National Collections  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Controversies  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
United States Congress, Relations with SI  Search this
Letters  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
Publisher:
Sagamore Beach, MA: The Smithsonian Institution and Science History Publications/USA
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12392

The Papers of Joseph Henry: January 1866-May 1878, The Smithsonian Years

Author:
Rothenberg, Marc 1949-  Search this
Millikan, Frank R  Search this
Jeffries, Deborah Y  Search this
Dorman, Kathleen W  Search this
Shoenfeld, Sarah  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
United States Navy  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
United States Light House Board  Search this
Corcoran Gallery of Art Early History  Search this
United States Coast Survey  Search this
Library of Congress Relations with the Smithsonian  Search this
Philosophical Society of Washington  Search this
Meteorological Project  Search this
United States Army Signal Corps  Search this
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Edition:
Volume 11
Physical description:
Number of pages: 792; Page numbers: i-lxvi; 1-726
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
2007
Topic:
National Collections  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Controversies  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
United States Congress, Relations with SI  Search this
Letters  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
Publisher:
Sagamore Beach, MA: The Smithsonian Institution and Science History Publications/USA
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12395

Earthquake at Washington

Author:
New York Times Company  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Photographic print
Date:
April 30, 1852
1852
Topic:
Meteorology  Search this
Newspapers  Search this
Reports  Search this
Earthquakes  Search this
Publisher:
New York, NY New York Times
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13121

Team Player: Lawrence Small Knows Finances, But That's Not The Richest Part of the Experience He Brings to the Smithsonian

Author:
Trescott, Jacqueline  Search this
Subject:
Small, Lawrence M  Search this
Heyman, Ira Michael 5/30/1930-11/19/2011  Search this
Small, Sandra Roche  Search this
Physical description:
Page number : C1
Date:
January 25, 2000
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Management--Museums  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Appointments  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, DC : The Washington Post
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10865

Amazonian Tribal Art: The Head of the Smithsonian's Private Showcase

Author:
Flamini, Roland  Search this
Photographer:
Katz, Bruce  Search this
Subject:
Small, Lawrence M  Search this
Adamstein & Demetriou  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 4 ; Page numbers: 124-134
Place:
Brazil
Amazon River Region
Date:
December 2000
Topic:
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Interior architecture  Search this
Art, Private collections  Search this
Art--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, Brazilian  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Architectural firms  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10867

Larry Small: From Finance to Feathers

Author:
Heenan, David  Search this
Subject:
Small, Sandra Roche  Search this
Small, Lawrence M  Search this
Fern, Alan Maxwell 1930-  Search this
Heyman, Ira Michael 5/30/1930-11/19/2011  Search this
Williams, Jr., Wesley S  Search this
Adamstein & Demetriou  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Edition:
First edition
Physical description:
Number of pages :23; Page numbers : 125-147
Place:
Amazon River Region
Date:
2002
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Management--Museums  Search this
Interior architecture  Search this
Art, Private collections  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Architectural firms  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Appointments  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Publisher:
Palo Alto, CA: Davies-Black Publishing
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10869

Professor Baird in Science

Author:
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927  Search this
Subject:
Girard, Charles Frederick  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Dall, William Healey 1845-1927  Search this
Pacific Railroad Surveys  Search this
United States Fish Commission  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages : 8; Page numbers : 731-738
Date:
1890
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Ornithology  Search this
Herpetology  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Fisheries  Search this
Fishes  Search this
Ichthyology  Search this
Birds  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C. : Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10875

Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842

Author:
Philbrick, Nathaniel  Search this
Subject:
Wilkes, Charles 1798-1877  Search this
United States Exploring Expedition (USEE)  Search this
Edition:
First edition
Physical description:
Number of pages : 452 pp
Place:
Antarctica
Date:
2003
Topic:
Hydrographic surveying  Search this
Explorations and Expeditions  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
National Collections  Search this
Publisher:
New York: The Viking Press
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10880

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