Deaf persons in the arts and sciences: A biographical dictionary

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A survey of the contributions of deaf persons to the arts and sciences, including the work of Fielding Bradford Meek, a deaf paleontologist at the Smithsonian who lived in the Castle in the 1860s and 1870s.


  • Meek, Fielding Bradford
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)


Smithsonian History Bibliography


Includes bibliographical references (p. 411) and index.

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




  • Deafness
  • Hearing
  • Paleontologists
  • People with disabilities
  • Disabilities

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Number of pages: 424, Page numbers: i-424

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