Collection Statistics 1901, USNM

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In Fiscal Year 1901 the United States National Museum received 1,470 accessions which included about 180,000 specimens. This brings the USNM collection totals to about 4,995,000 specimens.


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Chronology of Smithsonian History


  • Fiscal Year 1901 was from July 1, 1900 to June 30, 1901.
  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the Year 1901, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1902, p. 55.

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June 30, 1901


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