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Summary

Covers explorations and surveys which furthered the study of zoology and publications resulting from this research, development of the U.S. National Museum, description of the different types of zoology collections, and publications from the Smithsonian on zoology including, preparation mannuals and guides for the determination of species. Also includes a short synopsis of Smithsonian publications under broad categories of zoology such as, fishes, birds, amphibians, reptiles, and mammals.

Author

Gill, Theodore Nicholas

editor

Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896

Subject

United States National Museum

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contained within

The Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1896, The History of its First Half Century (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

1897

Topic

  • Zoology
  • Museums
  • Museum publications

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