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National Museum Building Committee, 1880

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Meigs, Montgomery C (Montgomery Cunningham) 1816-1892  Search this
Sherman, William T (William Tecumseh) 1820-1891  Search this
Parker, Peter  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Cluss, Adolph 1825-1905  Search this
Rhees, William Jones 1830-1907  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
1880
Topic:
Leech, Daniel  Search this
National Museum Building Committee  Search this
Construction  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Regents  Search this
Architecture  Search this
New Museums  Search this
Standard number:
78-10099
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10294

Alexander Graham Bell

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Bell, Alexander Graham 1847-1922  Search this
Smithson, James 1765-1829  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Regents Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Cyanotype ; Size: 7.75w x 10h; Type of Image: Portrait ; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Portraits
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Genoa (Italy)
Scotland
Date:
c. 1880s
Topic:
Inventors  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Nova Scotia  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Funding  Search this
Smithson, James--Death and burial  Search this
Telephone  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Donors  Search this
Philanthropists  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-1089 and 10425
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13181

An Act to Establish the Smithsonian Institution, Revised Statutes, Title LXXIII

Subject:
Board of Regents  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)  Search this
Physical description:
pp. 761-768
Date:
1880
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Act to establish the "Smithsonian Institution," for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2918

Samuel Langley Appointed Acting Secretary

Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Waite, Morrison R (Morrison Remick) 1816-1888  Search this
Chancellor of the Smithsonian Board of Regents  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Date:
February 10, 1887
Topic:
Acting Secretaries  Search this
Management  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Sick  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Appointments  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_323

A Memorial of Joseph Henry

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Date:
1880
Topic:
Bibliography  Search this
Biography  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3329

Memorial of Joseph Henry

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Taylor, William B (William Bower) 1821-1895  Search this
Newcomb, Simon 1835-1909  Search this
Lovering, Joseph  Search this
Mitchell, Samuel S  Search this
Cox, Samuel Sullivan 1824-1889  Search this
Garfield, James A (James Abram) 1831-1881  Search this
Gray, Asa 1810-1888  Search this
Hamlin, Hannibal 1809-1891  Search this
Sherman, William T (William Tecumseh) 1820-1891  Search this
Welling, James C (James Clarke) 1825-1894  Search this
Mayer, Alfred M  Search this
Withers, Robert Enoch  Search this
Rogers, William Barton 1804-1882  Search this
Dod, S. Bayard (Samuel Bayard) 1839-1907  Search this
Cameron, Henry C (Henry Clay) -1906  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Place:
United States
Date:
1881
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
SI, Early History  Search this
Biography  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Science  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3330

A Memoir of Joseph Henry: A Sketch of His Scientific Work

Author:
Taylor, William B (William Bower) 1821-1895  Search this
Subject:
Ten Eyck, Philip  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Albany Institute  Search this
United States Light House Board  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Meteorological Project  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
College of New Jersey (Princeton, N.J.)  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Date:
1880
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Electromagnetic Induction  Search this
Biography  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3562

Joint resolution accepting the invitation of the Regents of the Smithsonian Institute to attend the inauguration of the statue of Joseph Henry

Author:
47th Congress, Sess. 2, 1883  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 639
Date:
1883
02/24/1883
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Statues  Search this
Resolutions, Legislative  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_4093

An act to provide for the appointment of an Acting Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
48th Congress, Sess. 1, 1884  Search this
Subject:
Chancellor of the Smithsonian Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 21
Type:
Public Law
Date:
1885
05/13/1884
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_4095

An act to incorporate the American Historical Association

Author:
50th Congress, Sess. 2, 1889  Search this
Subject:
Adams, Herbert Baxter 1850-1901  Search this
Bancroft, George 1800-1891  Search this
Bowen, Clarence W  Search this
Poole, William F  Search this
White, Andrew Dickson 1832-1918  Search this
Winsor, Justin  Search this
American Historical Association  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 640
Type:
Public Law
Date:
1889
01/04/1889
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Annual Reports  Search this
History  Search this
Preservation of materials  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_4109

An act making appropriations to provide for the expense of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety, and for other purposes

Author:
50th Congress, Sess. 2, 1889  Search this
Subject:
Board of Commissioners of the District of Columbia  Search this
Commission for the Establishment of a Zoological Park  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
United States Dept. of the Interior  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 3; Page Numbers: 793, 808-9
Type:
Public Law
Date:
1889
03/02/1889
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Finance  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
New Programs  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_4110

An act for the erection of a bronze statue of Joseph Henry, late Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
46th Congress, Sess. 2, 1880  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Story, William Wetmore 1819-1895  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 154
Type:
Public Law
Date:
1881
06/01/1880
Topic:
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Finance  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Statues  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_4189

Langley & Goode Appointed Asst. Secretaries

Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Date:
January 12, 1887
Topic:
Management  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_556

Secretary Spencer Fullerton Baird Dies

Subject:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Waite, Morrison R (Morrison Remick) 1816-1888  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
United States Fish Commission  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Date:
August 19, 1887
Topic:
Deaths  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
Acting Secretaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_558

Samuel Langley Elected Third Secretary

Subject:
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Allegheny Observatory  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
University of Pittsburgh  Search this
Western University of Pennsylvania  Search this
Date:
November 18, 1887
Topic:
Management  Search this
Assistant Secretaries  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_560

Legislation to Appoint Acting Secretaries

Subject:
Rhees, William Jones 1830-1907  Search this
Waite, Morrison R (Morrison Remick) 1816-1888  Search this
Chancellor of the Smithsonian Board of Regents  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Date:
May 13, 1884
Topic:
Acting Secretaries  Search this
Legislation  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_622

Statue of Joseph Henry Commissioned

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Story, William Wetmore 1819-1895  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Place:
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
June 1, 1880
Topic:
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Grounds  Search this
Memorials  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Statues  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_662

Statue of Joseph Henry Unveiled on the National Mall

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Sousa, John Philip 1854-1932  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Date:
April 19, 1883
Topic:
Celebrities  Search this
Dignitaries  Search this
Grounds  Search this
Memorials  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Statues  Search this
Special events  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_665

Funding to Acquire Land for a National Zoo

Subject:
Board of Commissioners of the District of Columbia  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
United States Dept. of the Interior  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Place:
Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
March 2, 1889
Topic:
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Administrative agencies  Search this
Grounds  Search this
Legislation  Search this
Major Events in Smithsonian History  Search this
New Bureaus  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_671

Regents Recommend Changing Budget Relations

Subject:
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Randall, Samuel J (Samuel Jackson) 1828-1890  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
United States Dept. of the Interior  Search this
United States. Secretary of the Treasury  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Date:
January 11, 1888
Topic:
Expenditures, Public  Search this
Budget  Search this
Interagency Relations  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_686

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