1882 Conferences and Lectures at the USNM

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Summary

The following scientific conferences are held in the new National Museum Building during the year: the National Academy of Sciences (April 18); the American Institute of Mining Engineers (February 21); and the National Dental Association (August 3-5). The Biological Society of Washington holds its bi-monthly meetings at the museum. Lectures under the auspices of the Anthropological and Biological Societies of Washington, D.C. are given at the museum.

Subject

  • American Institute of Mining Engineers
  • Arts and Industries Building)
  • Biological Society of Washington
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
  • National Dental Association
  • United States National Museum

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1882. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1884, p. 10.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1882

Topic

  • Professional associations
  • Meetings

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