Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 76
Smithsonian Half-Century Book Project
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.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896
- Smithsonian Institution -- Administration
- Smithsonian Institution -- History
- The Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1896. The History of Its First Half Century (Monograph : 1897)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 76, Smithsonian Half-Century Book Project, Records