Memories of Professor Baird
Brief biographical sketch of Spencer Fullerton Baird, second Secretary of the Smithsonian, includes Goode's reminiscences of him. Details his childhood, ornithological collections, publications, and research. Divides Baird's career into seven major areas of concentration, research and publications in vertebrate zoology, editorships, museum education, science administrator, science networker, and head of the United States Fish Commission.
Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography
The Chautauquan Vol. 9 (Journal)
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