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The semi-centennial anniversary of the National Academy of Sciences, 1863-1913

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Published by The Academy in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) -- History,
  • Science -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Title on cover: The National Academy of Sciences, 1863-1913; the anniversary meeting.

    Other titlesThe National Academy of Sciences, 1863-1913.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 108 p., [11] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24172173M
    LC Control Numbergs 14000076
    OCLC/WorldCa1625498

    Elihu Thomson. Engraved invitation to attend the National Academy of Sciences semi-centennial anniversary at the Smithsonian Institution, April , "signed" by the Academy president, Ira Remsen. 10x8", heavy paper, with an old horizontal fold at the center. Thomson's name is written by hand, but I'm pretty sure that Ira Remsen's signature is printed. This is an unusual piece of U.S. National History Academy offers a life-changing experience for high school students with an interest in the history, law and government of the United States of America. Our 5-week Academy offers a unique blend of formal and informal learning with opportunities for first-hand experiences at the nation’s premier historic landmarks in Washington.

      The American Federation of Arts (AFA) is pleased to announce the national tour of For America: Paintings from the National Academy of Design, an exhibition created in collaboration with the National Academy of Design (NAD).For America is the first exhibition to highlight the fundamental characteristic of the National Academy’s collection: the joint presentation of an artist’s portrait with. [70] Frederick W. True’s Semi-centennial history of the National Academy of Sciences, A History of the First Half-Century of the National Academy of Sciences , pp. [71] The Daily National Intelligencer and Washington Advertiser, June 4,

      Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America Volume [Sciences, National Academy of] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America Volume Author: National Academy of Sciences.   This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections,Format: Paperback.


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