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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Memorial of George Brown Goode.
Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1901
|Named Person:||G Brown Goode; G Brown Goode; G Brown Goode|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
S P Langley; G Brown Goode; Randolph Iltyd Geare; Joint commission of the scientific societies of Washington, Washington, D.C.; U.S. National museum.
|Notes:||The memorial meeting was held February 13, 1897, in the lecture room of the United States National museum, under the auspices of the Joint commission of the scientific societies, and in cooperation with the patriotic and historical societies of Washington.
Report of the meeting held in commemoration of the life and services of George Brown Goode, with a memoir by S.P. Langley: p.1-61.
The published writings of George Brown Goode, 1869-1896. By R.I. Geare: p. 479-500.
|Description:||xii, 515 pages 110 portrait (including frontispiece) 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Papers by George Brown Goode (p. 63-477) : Museum-history and museums of history.--The genesis of the United States National museum.--The principles of museum administration.--The museums of the future.--The origin of the national scientific and educational institutions of the United States.--The beginnings of natural history in America.--The beginnings of American science.--The first national scientific congress (Washington, April, 1844) and its connection with the organization of the American association.|
|Series Title:||Annual report of the Board of regents of the Smithsonian institution ... 1897. Report of the U.S. National museum, pt. II|