Find a copy online
Links to this item
Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
United States. Patent Office.
Results of meteorological observations, made under the direction of the United States Patent Office and the Smithsonian Institution from the year 1854 to 1859, inclusive, being a report of the Commissioner of Patents made at the first session of the Thirty-sixth Congress.
Washington : G.P.O., 1861-1864
|Material Type:||Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William D Bishop; Joseph Henry; Franklin B Hough; James H Coffin; United States. Patent Office.; Smithsonian Institution.
|Notes:||Consists of volume 1 and part 1 of volume 2. No more published.
At head of title:36th Cong., 1st sess. Senate. Ex. doc.
Issued also in the Congressional series of U.S. public documents (no. 1052-53)--as House ex. doc. 55, 36th Cong., 1st sess.
Vol. 1 also issued as Smithsonian Institution publication 157; v. 2., pt. 1 also issued as Smithsonian Institution publication 182.
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (2 volumes (l, 1219; vii, 538 pages))|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||[v. 1.] Letter from the Commissioner of Patents [William D. Bishop] to the Vice-President of the United States --
Letter from the Secretary of the Smithsonian institution [Joseph Henry] to the Commissioner of Patents --
General lists of stations and observers --
Reductions of meteorological observations for the year 1854 --
Reductions of meteorological observations for the year 1855 --
Reductions of meteorological observations for the year 1856 --
Reductions of meteorological observations for the year 1857 --
Reductions of meteorological observations for the year 1858 --
Reductions of meteorological observations for the year 1859 --
[v. 2., pt. 1.] Observations upon periodical phenomena in plants and animals from 1851 to 1859, with tables of the dates of opening and closing of lakes, rivers, harbors, etc. / arranged by Franklin B. Hough, M.D. Dates of foliation or leafing of plants ; Dates of blossoming of plants ; Dates of ripening of fruits ; Dates of foliation or fall of leaf in plants ; Dates of first appearance of birds ; Dates of first appearance of other animals ; Miscellaneous records --
Observations relative to three storms in the year 1859 / reduced and arranged by Professor J.H. Coffin.
|Series Title:||Senate executive document (United States. Congress. Senate), 36th Congress, 1st session, no. 55.; Ex. doc. (United States. Congress. House), 36th Congress, 1st session, no. 55.; Publication (Smithsonian Institution), 157.; Publication (Smithsonian Institution), 182.|