Ricordi de Un Viaggio Scientifico nell'America Settentrionale nel MDCCCLXIII del Prof. Cav. Giovanni Capellini con Mappa, Tavole & Figure Intercalate

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Summary

This account of an Italian scientist's visit to the United States in 1863 includes his description of the Smithsonian Institution in chapter 11 on pages 245 to 250.

Author

Capellini, Giovanni

Subject

United States National Museum

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contact information

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

Date

1867

Topic

  • Description and travel
  • Tourism
  • Tourists
  • Travelers
  • United States--Travel and description
  • Travelers' writings, Italian
  • Travel

Place

Washington (D.C.)

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