The Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1896: The History of its First Half-Century (Monograph : 1897)
11 cu. ft. (22 document boxes)
This collection consists of correspondence about the text and proofs of George Brown Goode, editor, The Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1896: The History of its First
Half-Century, Washington, 1897. Goode died while the book was underway.
The primary value of this record unit is that it contains information about the Smithsonian which does not appear in the book.