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  • Author:
    Paul H Oehser
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    8989456584
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    978-8989456582
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    Praeger Publishers Inc (January 1, 1970)
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    275 pages
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Smithsonian Institution. Oehser, Paul H. (1970). The Smithsonian Institution.

Smithsonian Institution. p. 13. ISBN 978-1-58834-300-0. "Smithsonian Information Brochure", Smithsonian Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center, May 2009. John Quincy Adams: A Public Life, a Private Life". Harvard University Press. New York: Praeger Publishers.

Oehser, Paul H. Sons of Science: The Story of the Smithsonian Institution and Its Leaders (New York: Greenwood .

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The Smithsonian Institution began as the nebulous dream of a man seeking to perpetuate his name and at the same time to serve the human race

The Smithsonian Institution began as the nebulous dream of a man seeking to perpetuate his name and at the same time to serve the human race. Faced, at the age of sixty-one, with the problem of disposing of his fortune of about £100,000, James Smithson, a bachelor Englishman, drew up a will that made history in the field of science. As it goes into its second century it seems fitting to retell its story, with special attention given to the men who have shaped its destiny and have helped to make it one of the world's leading cultural and scientific centers. Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13:9788989456582.

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Smithsonian InstitutionThe Smithsonian Institution's first building, known as the Castle, was completed in 1855.