Joseph Henry's Letter to Swante Palm (February 22, 1869)

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Letter from Joseph Henry, first Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, to Swante Palm, February 22, 1869. In the letter, Henry thanks the Palm for submitting meteorological records for the Smithsonian Institution's Meteorological Project.


  • Palm, Swante
  • Meteorological Project


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 33, Box 15, Folder: Volume 13

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


February 22, 1869

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  • Letters
  • Secretaries
  • Meteorology


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  • Document

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SIA2012-6135 and SIA2012-6136 and SIA2012-6137 and SIA2012-6138

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Number of Images: 4; Color: Color; Size: 10.00w x 7.62h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper

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