Joseph Henry: His Life and Work
A biography of the first Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, physicist Joseph Henry (1797-1878), who directed the Institution from its founding in 1846 to his death in 1878.
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878
Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu