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Research institutions and learned societies / editor-in-chief, Joseph C. Kiger

Author:
Kiger, Joseph Charles  Search this
Physical description:
xxv, 551 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1982
Topic:
Learned institutions and societies--Dictionaries  Search this
Research institutes--Dictionaries  Search this
Research libraries--Dictionaries  Search this
Call number:
AS25 .R47 1982X
AS25.R47 1982X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_142812

Anthropological papers of the American Museum of Natural History

Title:
Anthropological papers, American Museum of Natural History
Author:
American Museum of Natural History  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill., plates ; 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1907
1907-
Topic:
Anthropology--Societies, etc  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_313714

Catalogue of publications of societies and of periodical works belonging to the Smithsonian institution, January 1, 1866. Deposited in the Library of Congress

Author:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Library of Congress Catalog, 1866a  Search this
Physical description:
v, 591 p. 23 1/2 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Catalogs
Date:
1866
Topic:
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Periodicals  Search this
Science  Search this
Call number:
Q11.S7 v.9, art.2X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_214698

Smithsonian International Exchange Program Commences

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Smithsonian Institution General History  Search this
International Exchange Service (IES)  Search this
Date:
July 21, 1851
Topic:
Exchanges, Literary and scientific  Search this
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
International exchanges  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12529

Ernst Kühnel Makes His Acceptance Speech of the Freer Bronze Medal

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Krapf, Franz  Search this
Zahedir, Ardeshir  Search this
Kühnel, Ernst 1882-1964  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
International Association for Iranian Art and Archeology  Search this
Charles Lang Freer Medal  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 10w x 8h ; Type of Image: Event ; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Event
Photographic print
Place:
Iran
Germany
Date:
May 3, 1960
Topic:
Ambassadors  Search this
Ceremonies  Search this
Medals  Search this
Art, Iranian  Search this
Art historians  Search this
Societies  Search this
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Associations, institutions, etc  Search this
Art history  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-2820 or 60-6199
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13276

Philosophical Society of Washington Established

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Philosophical Society of Washington  Search this
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
March 13, 1871
Topic:
Professional associations  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_77

National Academy of Sciences Meeting, Smithsonian Institution Building

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Henry, Mary Anna 1834-1903  Search this
Clark, Frank Wigglesworth  Search this
Dalton, John Call 1825-1889  Search this
Bessels, Emil 1847-1888  Search this
Gould, Benjamin Apthorp  Search this
Billings, John Shaw 1838-1913  Search this
Rhees, William Jones 1830-1907  Search this
Dutton, Clarence E (Clarence Edward) 1841-1912  Search this
Guyot, A (Arnold) 1807-1884  Search this
Parker, Peter  Search this
Mayer, Alfred M  Search this
Silliman, Benjamin 1816-1885  Search this
Loomis, Elias  Search this
Schott, Charles A (Charles Anthony) 1826-1901  Search this
Newcomb, Simon 1835-1909  Search this
Morgan, Lewis Henry 1818-1881  Search this
Newberry, John Strong  Search this
Hilgard, J. E  Search this
Woodward, J.J  Search this
Ferrel, William  Search this
Coffin, J. H. C  Search this
Engelmann, George  Search this
Pierce, Benjamin  Search this
Michelson, A. A  Search this
Mitchell, S. Wier  Search this
Endlich, F. M  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group
Date:
April 1874
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Women  Search this
Women--History  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Meetings  Search this
Associations, institutions, etc  Search this
Professional associations  Search this
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Standard number:
19072 and AI-19072
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9622

Recueil des mémoires, ou, Collection des pièces académiques concernant la médecine, l'anatomie & la chirurgie, la chymie, la physique expérimentale, la botanique & l'histoire naturelle, tirées des meilleurs sources et mis en ordre par feu J. Berryat

Title:
Collection academiques DSI
Collection académique
Collection des pièces académiques
Editor:
Berryat, Jean  Search this
Publisher:
Desventes, François 1704?-1790  Search this
Fournier, François  Search this
Author:
Académie des sciences (France) Mémoires  Search this
Académie des sciences (France) Histoire de l'Académie Royale des sciences  Search this
Physical description:
3 volumes, leaves of plates illustrations (engravings, woodcuts) 26 cm (4to)
Type:
Periodicals
Early works to 1800
Early works
Place:
France
Date:
1754
1769
18th century
Topic:
Anatomy  Search this
Botany  Search this
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Science  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Call number:
Q46 .R43 1754
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1074425

American Philosophical Society selected records

Creator:
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Names:
Artists' Fund Society  Search this
Artists' and Amateurs' Association (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Columbian Society of Artists  Search this
Society of Artists of the United States  Search this
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848  Search this
Audubon, Victor Gifford, 1809-1860  Search this
Delaplaine, Joseph, 1777-1824  Search this
Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844  Search this
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790  Search this
Fulton, Robert, 1765-1815  Search this
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826  Search this
Kane, John K. (John Kintzing), 1795-1858  Search this
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903  Search this
Ord, George, 1781-1866  Search this
Patterson, Robert M. (Robert Maskell), 1787-1854  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827  Search this
Peale, Franklin, 1795-1870  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860  Search this
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885  Search this
Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851  Search this
Rosenthal, Albert, 1863-1939  Search this
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872  Search this
Vaughan, John, 1756-1841  Search this
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820  Search this
Extent:
3 Microfilm reels (3 partial microfilm reels)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1784-1954
Scope and Contents:
The microfilmed American Philosophical Society selected records contain art related letters; committee reports; registrar's and curators' records; pamphlets; and exhibition catalogs from the archives of the American Philosophical Society. Many of the letters are to the Society's secretary and librarian John Vaughan; a few are to the Society's presidents Thomas Jefferson and Peter S. Du Ponceau, and officials John K. Kane and J. Peter Lesley. Among the correspondents are Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin West, Charles Willson Peale, Jacob Perkins, Philip Tidyman, Charles B. Lawrence, John Trumbull, Thomas Sully, Joseph Delaplaine, Robert Patterson, John Quincy Adams, Titian Ramsay Peale, Rembrandt Peale, Joel Roberts Poinsett, Victor G. Audubon, and Robert Fulton.

Also included are copies of the registrar's cards for portraits and busts owned by the Society, arranged alphabetically by sitter; "Preliminary Notes, Biographical Sketches, and Memoranda chronologically arranged, for insertion in the Curator's Catalog of Portraits, Busts, and Bas-Reliefs in the Collection of the American Philosophical Society. Illustrated by photographs taken from the originals by Mrs. Julius A. Sachese, member APS"; circa 25 exhibition catalogs and pamphlets (1811-1840) for exhibitions of the Society of Artists of the United States, Columbian Society of Artists, Artists' Fund Society, Artists' and Amateurs' Association, and for works by Thomas Sully, Gilbert Stuart, Benjamin Robert Haydon, Joseph Delaplaine, and others; and newspaper clippings (1917) about the controversy surrounding portraits by Albert Rosenthal hung in Independence Hall (reel P36, frames 372-401).
Biographical / Historical:
The American Philosophical Society (founded 1743) is a scholarly organization in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Founded by Benjamin Franklin, the American Philosophical Society "promotes useful knowledge" through research, professional meetings, publications, library resources, and community outreach.
Related Materials:
The American Philosophical Society holds the American Philosophical Society archives, 1743-1984.
Provenance:
Microfilmed for the Archives of American Art, 1955. The letters are mainly American Philosophical Society records, but many were pulled from ASP's Misc. Mss. and various other collections, and microfilmed in no apparent order. Descriptive cards microfilmed with each letter indicate location of originals.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
Portraits -- Private collections -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Function:
Arts organizations -- Pennsylvania
Learned institutions and societies
Identifier:
AAA.amerphil
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c176adef-5e2c-4a3e-b4b9-b86acb745b22
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-amerphil

Catalogue of scientific papers, 1800-1900 Subject index [microform] / Royal Society of London

Author:
Royal Society (Great Britain)  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. ; 27 cm
Type:
Microforms
Bibliography
Date:
1981
1908
1908-14
Topic:
Science  Search this
Societies  Search this
Learned institutions and societies--Bibliography  Search this
Physics  Search this
Photography  Search this
Call number:
TR15 .H5810 no. 1744-, 1745
mfm 814
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_376854

Officers, act of incorporation, constitution, list of members, historical societies in the United States

Author:
American Historical Association  Search this
Subject:
American Historical Association  Search this
Physical description:
55 p. 18 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1896
Topic:
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Call number:
E172.A58O8X 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_391560

Chang Jiang liu yu de shu yuan = Changjiangliuyu de shuyuan / zhu Zhu Hanmin, Deng Hongbo, Gao Fengyu

Title:
长江流域的书院 = Changjiangliuyu de shuyuan / 著朱汉民, 邓洪波, 高峰煜
Changjiangliuyu de shuyuan
Author:
Zhu, Hanmin 1954-  Search this
Deng, Hongbo 1961-  Search this
Gao, Fengyu  Search this
Physical description:
2, 3, 18, 489 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Yangtze River Valley
Yangtze River Valley (China)
Date:
2004
Topic:
Learned institutions and societies--History  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
AS446.Y36 Z48 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_868002

Authors' Club

Author:
Authors' Club (London, England)  Search this
Subject:
Authors'Club (London, England)  Search this
Physical description:
33 p. : ill., map, plan ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
England
London
Date:
1914
1914?]
Topic:
Authors  Search this
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Call number:
PN121 .A93 1914
PN121.A93 1914
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_390674

Directory of European professional & learned societies = Répertoire des sociétés professionnelles et savantes en Europe = Handbuch der beruflichen und gelehrten Gesellschaften Europas

Title:
Directory of European professional and learned societies
Répertoire des sociétés professionnelles et savantes en Europe
Handbuch der beruflichen und gelehrten Gesellschaften Europas
Physical description:
v. ; 31 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
Europe
Date:
1989
C1989-
Topic:
Professional associations--Directories  Search this
Trade associations--Directories  Search this
Learned institutions and societies--Directories  Search this
Call number:
AS98 .D5982
AS98.D5982
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_375921

The Smithsonian Institution

Author:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
55 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1964
Topic:
Science--Societies, etc  Search this
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Call number:
Q11 .S66 1964
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_923703

Prospectus of a national institution, to be established in the United States

Author:
Barlow, Joel 1754-1812  Search this
Physical description:
44 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1806
Topic:
Learned institutions and societies  Search this
Education--History  Search this
Call number:
AS25 .B37 1806
AS25.B15
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_91511

Shu yuan yu Zhongguo wen hua / Ding gang, Liu qi zhu

Title:
书院与中国文化 / 丁钢, 刘琪著
Author:
Ding, Gang  Search this
Liu, Qi  Search this
Physical description:
2, 3, 240 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
1992
To 1912
Topic:
Education--History  Search this
Learned institutions and societies--History  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Western influences  Search this
Call number:
LA1131 .T55
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_881260

Jiangyin shu yuan shi hua / Zhao Tong zhu

Title:
江阴书院史话 / 赵统著
Author:
Zhao, Tong  Search this
Subject:
Jiangyin shu yuan History  Search this
Physical description:
3, 268 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Jiangyin Shi
Date:
2005
Topic:
Learned institutions and societies--History  Search this
Private schools--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_922676

Art-related archival materials in the Philadelphia region : 1984-1989 survey

Author:
Archives of American Art  Search this
Pacini, Marina Elena  Search this
Breton, Arthur J  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 56 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Sources
Place:
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Date:
1990
[1990?]
Topic:
Art, American--History  Search this
Learned institutions and societies--Archives  Search this
Artists--Biography--Sources  Search this
Call number:
Z6611.A7 A67 1990
Z6611.A7A67 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_391231

The Pursuit of knowledge in the early American Republic : American scientific and learned societies from colonial times to the Civil War / edited by Alexandra Oleson and Sanborn C. Brown

Author:
Oleson, Alexandra 1939-  Search this
Brown, Sanborn Conner 1913-  Search this
American Academy of Arts and Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
xxv, 372 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
United States
Date:
1976
C1976
Topic:
Learned institutions and societies--History  Search this
Call number:
AS25 .P98
AS25.P98
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_73581

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