Annual Report (Google eBook)

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Page 848 - Handbook of Engine and Boiler Trials, and the Use of the Indicator and the Prony Brake...
Page 235 - As the sun, Ere it is risen, sometimes paints its image In the atmosphere, so often do the spirits Of great events stride on before the events, And in to-day already walks to-morrow.
Page lvii - ... shall be paid from the revenues of the District of Columbia and the other half from the Treasury of the United States...
Page lix - For expenses of the system of international exchanges between the United States and foreign countries, under the direction of the Smithsonian Institution, including salaries or compensation of all necessary employees, and the purchase of necessary books and periodicals, $32,000.
Page 659 - And indeed, though truly the most pithecoid of known human skulls, the Neanderthal cranium is by no means so isolated as it appears to be at first, but forms, in reality, the extreme term of a series leading gradually from it to the highest and best developed of human crania.
Page xiv - Institution, to be composed of the Vice-President, the Chief Justice of the United States, three members of the Senate, and three members of the House of Representatives...
Page lviii - NATIONAL MUSEUM. For cases, furniture, fixtures, and appliances required for the exhibition and safe-keeping of the collections of the National Museum, including salaries or compensation of all necessary employees, twentytwo thousand five hundred dollars.
Page lx - That the Commissioners of the District of Columbia be, and they are hereby, authorized and directed to...
Page 2 - States as ex officio members, three members of the Senate, three members of the House of Representatives, and six citizens, "two of whom shall be resident in the city of Washington ; and the other four shall be inhabitants of some State, but no two of them of the same State.
Page 22 - Park for the advancement of science and the instruction and recreation of the people.

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