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Unstable equilibrium of air, experiments in.

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Vanden Toorn, W. H., courtesies from.
Varigny, Henri de, on air and life.
Venus, transit of, in 1769
Versailles, menagerie at.
Vertebrates, life histories of..
Victor, Mrs. F. F., citei..
Villard, O. G., paper by.
Virginia cartography, by P. Lee Phillips
Vision and hearing, researches in...
Visions by use of muscal
Visitors to National Museum, number of
Visual purple theory of König..
Volcanoes, Antarctic
Volta, discoveries by
Volume energy, clefinition of
Vultures, whirling flight of..

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Walcott, Charles D., Acting Assistant Secretary.

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geological museum suggested by....

report on Museum by..
Waldo, Frank, quoted....
Walker, astronomical work of.
Walker, Francis Amasa, biography of..

statistical work by
Walker, Sears Cook, on motion of planet Neptune.
Walter, Thomas N., cited....
War of 1812, Indians in
Washington, President, science patronized by.
Waterspouts, origin of .....
Watkins, J. E., curator and in charge of buildings

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Wave theory of light
Waves, heat anıl light, separation of..
Weber, L., kite-flying experiments by
Websky, M., idumium discovered by.
Weeks, S. B., paper by....
Weismann, Professor, quoted
Welch, William H., on scientific laboratories
Wells, Charles L., paper by......
Welsbach, Auer von, gas flame invented by

invents Welsbach light
Welsbach light, cost of.....
West Point Military Academy as school of science.
Wheeler, Joseph, Regent of the Institution..
White, Andrew D., Regent of the Institution

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Wiedemann, E., discovers thermoluminescence.
Wien, W., quoted ......
Wild pigeons, foriner abondance of.
Wilkes, Captain, astronomical work of..

longitude of Baltimore determined by
Williams, H. S., quoted
Williams, Talcott, on Raleigh's colony
Willige, J. L., acting chief clerk.
Will power among Omaha tribe
Wilson, Alexander, cited ...
Wilson, James, member of “Establishment”
Wilson, James Grant, on Curler's journal
Wilson, William L., Regent and member of executive committee..

remarks on Dr. Goode by

on special committee....
Wilson, Thomas, on golden patera of Rennes

the Swastika
Wind, flight of birds against ..
Winils, internal movements of.
Winkler, Clemens, on discovery of new elements
Wiulock, W.C., appointment of successor to

death of ....

history of international exchanges by
Winlock's break-circuit chronometer .....
Winship, George Parker, account of Coronado expedition by

bibliographical work by
Winslow, Governor Edward, history of
Winslow, William C., article by
Winthrop, Professor, astronomical work of
Wizard Island, Crater Lake ..
Woodcock, protective coloration of...
Woodward, R. S., geographical tables by..

on Smithsonian work in mathematics..
Wright, Carroll D., biography of Francis A. Walker by
Wiirdemann, instrument maker
Wyman, E. F., cited
Wyman, W.C., cited

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X-rays, electric phenomena of ....

experiments in transmission of
fluorescent phenomena of ...
generated in aluminum...
photographic phenomena of
power of.....
properties of.
source of.....
W.C. Röntgen on discovery of.

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Yarnall, astronomical work of......
Yellow races, Hamy on
Yellowstone National Park, animals in
Yerkes Observatory, dedication of.

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Ytter earth, discovery of

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Zinin, discoveries by......
Zenith telescope, invention of.
Zoological Park, additions to

animal houses in.
animals born in..
appropriation for
financial statement of..
history of, by Dr. Baker
importance of..
list of animals in

donations to
new bridge in

buildings needed in
roadways in
Secretary's report on
Superintendent's report on ..

vivarium needed in..
parks, private, description of..
stations, value of ..

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