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Usage examples for Smithsonian

  1. Young blood will be infused, and perhaps senility will be thrown overboard, or sent to the Museum of the Smithsonian Institute. – Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862 by Adam Gurowski
  2. The Petroleum Resources of the United States, Smithsonian report for 1916, p. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  3. " My business down town," he said very slowly, " was with an officer of the Smithsonian Institution who had come on from Washington to see something which I had brought with me from Florida." – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers
  4. In view of this alarming state of affairs, coupled with the already declared extinction of Bison americanus, the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, Prof. – The Extermination of the American Bison by William T. Hornaday
  5. Third Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. – Indian Games by Andrew McFarland Davis
  6. This young fellow had been working in the bone- bearing strata for several months, and some extremely valuable finds had been made which were to be placed in the Smithsonian Museum. – The Boy With the U. S. Survey by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  7. Meanwhile the professor slept long hours on the moss and took a much- needed rest; and by degrees they learned from Nichicun the story of his misfortune- the story that forms a part of the chronicle of the expedition, which can be read at the Smithsonian Institution. – The Man Who Rocked the Earth by Arthur Train Robert Williams Wood
  8. Mr. Knight has been commissioned by the Smithsonian Institution, the United States National Museum, and the New York Museum of Natural History, to do their most important pictures of extinct animals. – Animals of the Past by Frederic A. Lucas
  9. Smithsonian Institution, 1871, p. – A further contribution to the study of the mortuary customs of the North American Indians First Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1879-80, Government Printing Office, Washington, 1881, pages 87-204 by H. C. Yarrow
  10. X All day the International Assembly of Scientists, officially known as Conference No. 2, had been sitting, but not progressing, in the large lecture hall of the Smithsonian Institution, which probably had never before seen so motley a gathering. – The Man Who Rocked the Earth by Arthur Train Robert Williams Wood
  11. In 1846, he was elected first secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, and removed to Washington, where the last forty years of his life were passed in the development of the great scientific establishment of which he was the head. – American Men of Mind by Burton E. Stevenson
  12. Taking the south- entrance, our attention was first turned to the collection of the Smithsonian exhibits. – By Water to the Columbian Exposition by Johanna S. Wisthaler
  13. Next morning, accordingly, the two started off together for the Fisheries Building, an antiquated structure standing in the magnificent park behind the National Museum and but a short distance from the Smithsonian Institution. – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  14. The advancement of the highest interests of national science and learning and the custody of objects of art and of the valuable results of scientific expeditions conducted by the United States have been committed to the Smithsonian Institution. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  15. She is studying at the Smithsonian. – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow
  16. The Smithsonian Institution has sent us from the collection of the United States National Museum specimens named by Potts, and the Berlin Museum specimens named by Weltner, while to the Imperial Academy of Sciences of St. Petersburg we owe many unnamed but interesting sponges. – Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa by Nelson Annandale
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