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Baird Receives Funds to Collect for SI

Baird Receives Funds to Collect for SI
Henry, Joseph
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Smithsonian Archives - History Div
June 27, 1849
Image is photograph of Spencer Fullerton Baird, 1845, Smithsonian Institution Archives, negative number 2005-3755.
Goode, George Brown, ed. The Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1896, The History of Its First Half Century. Washington, D.C.: De Vinne Press, 1897, p. 834.
Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, volume 18, number 329. "Journals of the Proceedings of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution 1846-76, Reports of Committees, Statistics, Etc.", William J. Rhees, ed. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, 1879, p. 473.
Secretary Joseph Henry reports to the Board of Regents that he has authorized a fund of $75 to be used by Professor Spencer F. Baird, of Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, for collecting, packing, and transporting specimens of natural history for the Smithsonian Institution.
Assistant Secretaries, Collectors and collecting, Finance, Natural history
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887, Henry, Joseph 1797-1878, Dickinson College
Chronology of Smithsonian History
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Baird Receives Funds to Collect for SI, June 27, 1849, Smithsonian Archives - History Div.

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