A Century of Progress in Smithsonian Biology

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Prepared for a special issue of SCIENCE in August 1946 dedicated to the Centennial of the Smithsonian Institution. Summarizes the history of biology at the Smithsonian, 1846-1946.


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Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

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Science Vol. 104, 2693 (Journal)

Contact information

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


August 9, 1946


  • Taxonomy
  • Smithsonian Institution Centennial (Event)
  • Biology
  • National Collections



Physical description

pp. 132-141

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