Smithsonian's Directions for Meteorological Observations Introduced in the Early Meiji Era

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Provides an overview of the Smithsonian's Meteorological Project which was introduced to Japan in late nineteenth century.


  • United States National Museum
  • Meteorological Project


Smithsonian History Bibliography

Contained within

Kagakushi Kenkyu (Journal of History of Science Society, Japan) 276 (Journal)

Contact information

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


January 2016


  • Natural History
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Meteorology
  • Meteorologists
  • Natural history



Physical description

Number of pages: 15; Page numbers: 287-301

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