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An overview of the Smithsonian and its programs at the turn of the century.


  • Henry, Joseph 1797-1878
  • Smithson, James 1765-1829
  • Board of Regents
  • International Exchange Service (IES)
  • Meteorological Project
  • United States Fish Commission
  • United States Geological Survey (USGS)
  • United States National Museum
  • Weather Bureau


Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contained within

The North American Review Vol. 189, no. 1 (Journal)

Contact information

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


January 1909


  • Smithson Bequest
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Geology
  • Natural History
  • SI, Early History
  • Fisheries
  • Philanthropists
  • Gifts
  • Museums
  • Meteorology
  • Natural history
  • Museum publications

Physical description

pp. 93-106

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