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  1. Portrait of Ann M. Seeger

    Wonderful Women Wednesday: Ann M. Seeger

    • Date: December 21, 2016
    • Creator: Effie Kapsalis
    • Description: Ann M. Seeger, curator emeritus, Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, managed the chemistry and biological sciences collection, and is an expert in science education apparatus and balances and weights.v#Groundbreaker

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    Jun 6 Congressman Benjamin Tappan Reports Bill to Establish SI | Smithsonian Institution Archives

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      SIA RU007216, Foreman, Edward R. 1808-1885, Edward R. Foreman Papers, circa 1868-1879

      • Date: 1868 1868-1879 circa 1868-1879
      • Creator: Foreman, Edward R., 1808-1885
      • Creator: Smithsonian Institution Archives

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    • Blog Post

      Chemists in the Collections

      • Date: January 27, 2011
      • Creator: Catherine Shteynberg
      • Description: Today was the kickoff of the International Year of Chemistry 2011, and so we wanted to take the chance to introduce you to some of the chemists from our collections featured on the Smithsonian’s Flickr Commons. Our Flickr Commons sets are filled with photos both of chemistry greats that even the non-scientifically inclined among us celebrated in grade-school textbooks, and

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    • Portrait of Oscar Loew

      Spotlight: Oscar Loew, Office of the Chemist

      • Date: August 26, 2021
      • Creator: Marguerite Roby
      • Description: a closer look at Oscar Loew, the first person to hold the Office of Smithsonian Chemist.

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      SIA Acc. 14-102, National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Science, Medicine, and Society, Curatorial Records, 1955-2004

      • Date: 1955 1955-2004
      • Creator: National Museum of American History. Division of Science, Medicine and Society
      • Creator: Smithsonian Institution Archives

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    • SI History Chronology

      Tappan Introduces Bill S.18 to Senate

      • Date: December 12, 1844

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      SIA RU007467, Multhauf, Robert P, Robert P. Multhauf Papers, circa 1957-1987

      • Date: 1957 1957-1987 circa 1957-1987
      • Creator: Multhauf, Robert P.
      • Creator: Smithsonian Institution Archives

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    • The Lost World of James Smithson: Science, Revolution, and the Birth of the Smithsonian

      The Lost World of James Smithson: Science, Revolution, and the Birth of the Smithsonian

      • Date: 2007
      • Creator: Ewing, Heather Peale
      • Creator: Ewing, Heather Peale

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    • SI History Chronology

      Benjamin Tappan's Bill for Smithson Bequest

      • Date: June 6, 1844

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    • James Smithson as an Oxford Student, 1786, by James Roberts.

      James Smithson at Oxford

      • Date: September 12, 2011
      • Creator: Pamela M. Henson
      • Description: [edan-image:id=siris_sic_6861,size=300,right] Some students look forward eagerly to the new school year; others dread the end of summer and the long year ahead. How did the Smithsonian’s founding donor, James Smithson (1765-1829), feel about school? Smithson attended Oxford University in England from 1782 to 1786, receiving a Masters of Arts degree in chemistry and mineralogy.

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    • William Crookes (1832-1919), Smithsonian Institution Archives, SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0727].

      William Crookes (1832-1919)

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