George Brown Goode

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Summary

Obituary of George Brown Goode (1851-1896), Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum at the Smithsonian Institution. Goode was an ichthyologist and specialist in museum theory and practice. He served as curator in the United States National Museum from 1873 to 1881. When the new National Museum building opened in 1881, Goode was named Assistant Director and was appointed Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum in 1887.

Subject

  • Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896
  • Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contained within

Science (new series) Vol. 4 (Journal)

Contact information

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

Date

September 18, 1896

Topic

  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Physical description

pp. 365-366

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