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The Pan-American Exposition opens in Buffalo, New York, and will continue until November 1, 1901. The United States National Museum is represented by three collections, anthropology, Department of Biology, and the Department of Geology.


  • United States National Museum
  • Pan-American Exposition (1901: Buffalo, New York)


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the Year 1901. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1902, p. 63-64.

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


May 1, 1901


  • Geology
  • Fairs
  • Anthropology
  • Exhibitions
  • Biology
  • Expositions
  • Buffalo (N.Y.)


Buffalo (N.Y.)

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