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Spencer Fullerton Baird: The Collector of Collectors

Creator:
Rivinus, Edward F
Title:
Spencer Fullerton Baird: The Collector of Collectors
Date:
November 1989
Notes:
Copy located in "Publications Using SI Archives Collections, A-Z." Smithsonian Institution Archives, File Room
Summary:
Popular article documenting the career and contributions of Spencer F. Baird. Includes biographical information, but focuses on Baird's interest in philately and the gift, by Mary Baird, of his stamp collection to the USNM, and eventually the National Philatelic Collection
Topics:
Biography, Stamp collecting, National Postal History and Philatelic Museum (U.S.), Collectors and collecting, Museum exhibits, Secretaries
Subjects:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887, National Postal Museum (U.S.)
Category:
Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography
Physical Description:
pp. 1061-1065
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!3489~!0#focus

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