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Navy Department, deep-sea soundings..

explorations by.........
Navy of United States, collections made by .....
Nebular hypothesis..........
Newcomb, Prof. S., on general integrals of planetary motion .......

on orbit of Uranus.........
Newton, Prof. H. A., approval of Newcomb's paper on planetary motion..
Nichols, Dr. C. H., specimens from .....
Nicholson, W. L., research on elevations, by..
Observatory, Brussels, history of.

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Oersted, electrical discoveries of..........
Officers of the Institution and National Museum
Olney, Mr., plants referred to......
Orfila's tables of bone analysis ....
Ostensacken, Baron R., insects referred to......
Ozone, De la Rive's theory of......

197 Packard, Prof. A. S., jr., directions for collecting and preserving insects

insects referred to.
Pagenstecker, Professor, specimens from......
Paintings deposited in Corcoran Art Gallery ..............
Palæontology. (See Wheeler; Hayden; Powell; Meek ; Geneva Society.)
Palisa, M., asteroids discovered by .....
Palmer, Joseph, taxidermist of the National Museum ...
Parker, Hon. Peter, acts of, as Regent........

........... 124, 125, 126, 128 report of executive committee....

123,
Pendulum, General Barnard's paper on..
Periodicals, catalogue of scientific, by Dr. Bolton...
Perrotin, M., asteroids discovered by ................
Peters, Dr. C. H. F., asteroids discovered by .........
Phinney, Captain, specimens from.................
Photographic laboratory in charge of T. W. Smillie .....
Photography. (See Wheeler ; Hayden ; Powell; Smillie.)
Physics, report on Geneva Society transactions.... ...............
Pike, Capt. N., specimens from ............................................ 30, 34,
Planetary motion, general integrals of, by Prof. S. Newcomb
Plants referred to Messrs. Gray, Rothrock, Vasey, Engelmann, Olney, James,
and Carson .........................

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Poey, Prof. Felipe, specimens from ......
Polaris Arctic exploration, scientific results of ..
Poland, Hon. L. P., succeeded by Hon. G. W. Hazelton as Regent..
Portraits deposited in Corcoran Art Gallery ........
Potts, John, specimens from .............................
Powell, Prof. Baden, translation of Arago's eulogy on La Place....
Powell, Prof. J. W., explorations and surveys by..

additions to collections by ...
Pratt, W. H., antiquities of Whiteside County, Illinois ....
Precession of the equinoxes, General Barnard's paper on .....
Printing of ten thousand five bundred copies of report ordered by Congre
Privies, ventilation of ......
Probabilities, La Place's theory of..........

163 Prodromus systematis naturalis regni vegetabilis, De Candolle's .....

· 269 Publications of the Institution, account of........

list of ...................

rules of distribution Publishers' trade-list, annual. ..... Queseda, John, specimens from...

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Page. Quetelet, eulogy on, by Ed. Mailly ......

169 Railroad-stations, warming and ventilation of ...

306 Rain-fall, publication on.....

17 Rain, records of, in Institution....... Receipts and expenditures of Smithson fund .........

119 Regents, journal of proceedings of, January 20 and 23, 1875.

124
of the Institution, list of.
board of, changes in the......

resolution of regret at resignation of General Sherman.
resolution appointing Hon. George Bancroft on executive com-
· mittee .......

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resolution charging loss by theft to incidentals..............
resolution appointing Professors Gray and Coppée committee to
report on Museum ...................................

126 resolution adopting report of executive committee........... 126 resolution adopting report of Committee on Museum ........ 126 resolution asking Congress for $2,500 for additional heatingapparatus .........

128 resolution adopting and transmitting to Congress report of Secretary .....

128 Religion and science, De la Rive on..................... Repayments to Smithson fund .....................

120 Report of De la Rive on Geneva Society transactions......

of executive committee ....
of Professor Henry, Secretary, for the year 1874 ..............
printing of teu thousand five hundred extras ordered by Congress ...
to Congress, account of ....

10,11 to British government on claims of those loyal to British Crown during

revolutionary war............
Reptiles referred to E. D. Cope ....
Research, plan of original...............
Researches, account of..

comets, by Prof. O. Stone. ....
elevations, by W.L. Nicholson and Mr. Gardiner.
meteorology .....................................
Datural history and ethnology ......

steam-heaters, by General W. B. Franklin and C. B. Richards. Reuss, Dr., specimens from ......

33, 60 Revenue-marine, explorations and collections by.......... Revolutionary claimants, loyal to British Crown. Rhees, William J., chief clerk of the Institution.... Richards, C. B., research on steam-heaters .... Ridgway, Robert, ornithologist of National Museum.. Riggs & Co., sale of Virginia coupons by.....

0, 119 Robertson, R. S., age of stone and troglodytes of Kentucky.

367 antiquities of Allen and De Kalb Counties, Indiana.

380 antiquities of La Porte County, Indiana Robeson, Hon. G. M., specimens from ...... Rolleston, Professor, Saxon antiquities from ......... Rothrock, Dr. J. T., natural history explorations by.......

plants referred to .....................
Royal Danish Society, Copenhagen, Smithsonian exchange-agency .....
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Stockholm, Smithsonian exchange-agency..
Royal University of Norway, Christiania, Smithsonian exchange-agency........
Rules of distribution of Smithsonian publications .........

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Russell, Mr., specimens from.....

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Saint Vitus's dance, queries in regard to .........
Salmon-batching, by United States Fish Commission.
Samoan Islands, specimens from......
Sandberger, Mr., shells referred to..
Sandstone arrow-heads ............

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Sargent, llon. A. A., acts of, as Regent ..

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elected Regent, vice Senator Trumb
Sars, G. O., specimens from .....

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Scammon, Capt. C. M., specimens from ......

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Schools, warming and ventilation of.

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Schott, Charles A., temperature-tables, by ........

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' on under-ground temperatures ..............

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Schumacher, Paul, additions to collections by ...... ........

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: ancient graves and shell-beaps of California

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Science and religion, De la Rive ou..............................

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as element in advance of modern civilization....

De Candolle on a dominant language for......
Sclater, Dr., mammals referred to ...........
Scudder, S. H., insects referred to ...................
Seaman, Prof. W. H., microscopic material referred to ....
Shad-batching, by United States Fish Commission ...
Shell-heaps. (See Ethnology)
Shells, referred to Messrs. Tryon, Binney, and Sandberger.........
Sherman, Gen. William T., letter from, resigning Regency ..........

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succeeded by Hon. George Bancroft as Regent .... 7, 125
Signal-Service United States Army, collections by ...,

transfer of meteorological system to....
Skull, shell-bed, by A. S. Tiffany.............
Skulls, study of, by Dr. R. J. Farquharson ......
Slack, Dr. James H., shad-hatching by ..................
Smillie, T. W., photographer of National Museum ......

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Smith, Captain, dredgings from ........................
Sunith, Prof. Ham. L., microscopic examination of soundings

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Smith, J. W. C., antiquities of Yazoo County, Miss ....

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Smith, S. J., crustaceans referred to .....

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Smithson, bequest of, and condition of fund....

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Snyder, Dr. J. F., ethnological specimens from ....
Solar system, barmonies of, by Prof. S. Alexander.
Somerville, Madame, account of, by De La Rive.....
Sound, Professor Henry's investigations relative to .....

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Soundings, deep-sea, by United States Fish Commission

Navy Department..........
Specialists to examine natural-history specimens .........
Specific gravities, tables by F. W. Clarke...

heats, tables by F. W. Clarke ..
Spinner, Gen. F. E., acknowledgments to, for financial arrangem nts.
Spofford, A. R., account of the Dundas manuscripts..........
Squeezes from Egyptian antiquities received ..
Squier, E. G., antiquities of Orleans County, New York ............
Stables, ventilation of ..........................................
State Departinent, United States survey, by Archibald Campbell...

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Statistics. (See Quetelet, Exchanges, Museum, and Library.)
Steam-heaters, efficiency of, research on, by Gen. W. B. Franklin and C. B. Rich-
ards .............

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Steam-heating apparatus, appropriation for....
Steamship companies granting free freights.
Steinberger, A. B., collections from Samoan Islands
Stereotyping of Smithsonian publications.
Sternberg, Hon. Charles H., plants from ......
Stevens, Dr. R. P., plants from ..
Stevenson, Hon. J. W., acts of, as Regent.....
Stevenson, James, specimens from ..
Stone age. (See Ethnology.)
Stone, Gen. Charles P., Egyptian antiquities from ....
Stone, Prof. Ormond, researches on Tuttle's comet by...
Stone, Livingston, salmon-hatching by ..

specimens from .....
Stretch, Mr., insects referred to .....
Stuart, Robert and Alexander, donation of books to library from
Sumichrast, Prof. F., specimens from .......
Surgeon General's Office, specimens deposited in...
Swan, James G., additions to collections by .......

on the Haidah Indians .
Swedish expedition to the North Pole....................
Tables, physical and meteorological, printed for Dr. Gould
Tables. (See Clarke.)
Tanis or Canopus Stone, cast of, presented by Khedive of Egypt..
Telegraphic announcement of astronomical discoveries ......
Temperature of the earth, by Schott and Everett.

United States, publication on ....
Tennessee, antiquities of, by Dr. Joseph Jones .
Theaters, ventilation of .........
Theft from office of Secretary ...
Thomas, Cyrus, insects referred to.......
Thompson, John H., specimens from.
Thompson, Prof. A. H., exploration by ......
Thunder-storms, work in progress on .......
Tide-gauges.............
Tides and tidal action in harbors, by Prof. J. E. Hilgard
Tides, theory of ..............
Tiffany, A. S., account of shell-bed skull from Illinois ..
exploration by ........

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Toper lectures, publication of .......
Topographical map of the United States...........
Topography. (See Wheeler, Hayden, Powell, Campbell.)
Tornadoes, records of, in Institution....
Transactions of learned societies in library, catalogue of
Transportation companies granting free freights .......
Treasurer of United States, arrangement with, for deposit of funds ...
Treasury Department, explorations by..
Trinity College, Dublin, collection of casts of fishes ..
Troglodytes. (See Ethnology.)
Trumbull, Hon. L., succeeded by Senator Sargent as Regent...
Tryon, G. W., shells referred to ...
Turner, L. M., specimens from................
Turner, Miss Jane A., in charge of exchanges received..
Turnstile, to record number of visitors, suggested by committee
Tuscarora, soundings made by ......
Tuttle's comet, researches on, by Prof. O. Stone ........
Twining, Maj. W. J., astronomical observations by.....
Uhler, P. R.; insects referred to......

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Ulke, Henry, insects referred to ......
Under-ground temperature, by C. A. Schott and Professor Everett.

249 United States Fish Commissioner, additions to collections by

30,63 Universe, present conception of ....

194 University, national, proper ideas of........ Universities, European, donations of books from Uranus, orbit of, paper on, by Prof. S. Newcomb. Vasey, Dr. George, plante referred to..... Venabel, Judge, exploration by .........

342 Ventilation and warming, by A. Morin .....

272 Venus, transit of, scientific expeditions to observe....

146 collections from expeditions ......... Verrill, Prof. A. E., fish inquiry and propagation .....

marine invertebrates referred to... Vespidæ, monograph on, by De Saussure ........... Vienna Zoological Museum, specimens from..........

31, 62 Virginia bonds of the Institution ......

9, 10, 118, 119 Vocabularies of Indian tribes, received from Wheeler expedition

66 Volta, experiments of..... Vouchers, examination and approval of...

123 Waite, Chief-Justico M. R., acts of, as Regent

elected chancellor.... War Department, explorations by ....

36, 62 Warming and ventilation, by A. Morin ................. Warming buildings, relative efficiency of steam-heaters for...

19 Wasps, monograph on, by De Saussure ...

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16 Water-closets, ventilation of ..................

312 Watkins & Co., Smitbsonian exchange-agent of St. Petersburgh

21 Watson, Prof. J.C., asteroids discovered by .....

plan adopted by, for discovery of asteroids........
Watson, Sereno, botanical index by......
Webster, Prof. H. E., specimens from...
Wesleyan University, specimens from ...........
Wesley, William, Smithsonian exchange-agent in London
Whipple, Lieut. C. W., astronomical observations by .....
Wheeler, Lieut., G. M., additions to collections by....

analysis of mineral springs, rocks, &c.
explorations by.........

Indian vocabularies from .....
Wilson, Hon. Henry, acts of, as Regent ......

letter of Professor Henry to, transmitting report.
Wind, records of, in Institution ........
Winds of the globe, by Prof. J. H. Coffin...
Winnecke, comets observed by ........
Woeikoff, Dr. A., work on the winds of the globe, by.
Wood, jr., Dr. Horatio C., on fresh-water algw ......
Woolsey, Prof. T. D., succeeded by Professor Dana as Regent
Workshops, warming and ventilation of .....

284 Wright, Bryce M., specimens from ......

32, 64 Wright, Dr. D. F., antiquities of Tennessee........ Wyman, Prof. Jeffries, characteristics of mound-builders, by

362 Yarrow, Dr. H. C., explorations by ....................... Yates, Dr. L. G., specimens from .....

31, 64 Young, Clarence B., book-keeper of the Institution.........

translation of Morin on warming and ventilation.... Zoological Museum, Copenhagen, models of fish-weirs from........

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