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Lazzaroni: science and scientists in mid-nineteenth-century America.

Lillian B. Miller

Lazzaroni: science and scientists in mid-nineteenth-century America.

by Lillian B. Miller

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Published by Published for the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, by the Smithsonian Institution Press; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Scientists -- United States,
    • Scientists -- United States -- Portraits -- Exhibitions,
    • Science -- United States -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 120-121.

      Statement[Text by Lillian B. Miller, Frederick Voss and Jeannette M. Hussey. Exhibition staff: Monroe Fabian and others]
      ContributionsVoss, Frederick, joint author., Hussey, Jeannette M., joint author., National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ149.U5 M55
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 121 p.
      Number of Pages121
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5290708M
      LC Control Number72010737

      Book Notes By Bertram Wallace Korn. (Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 25 pp. Notes. Paper.) Pamphlet. The Lazzaroni: Science and Scientists in Mid-Nineteenth Century Amer-ica. By Lillian B. Miller, Frederick Voss, and Jeannette M. Hussey. (Wash-ington: Smithsonian Institution Press for the National Portrait Gallery. Science in America: Inaugural address of Dr. John W. Draper, as president of the American Chemical SocietyNew York: J.F. Trow & Son, Printers, Scientific Memoirs; Being Experimental Contributions to a Knowledge of Radiant York: Harper & Brothers, Text-Book on Chemistry. For the Use of Schools and mater: University College London.

      John William Draper and the Religion of Science. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, On Septem , John William married Antonia Coetana de Paiva Pereira Gardner (c), the daughter of Daniel Gardner, a court physician to John VI of Portugal and Charlotte of Spain. The Lazzaroni: Science and Scientists in Mid-Nineteenth Century America (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, ). 21 For the NAS Act of Incorporation, see Appendix A.

      12 Donald Zochert, "Science and the Common Man in Antebellum America," in Science in America since , ed. Nathan Reingold (New York: Science History Publications, ), 13 Robert V. Bruce, The Launching of Modern American Science (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, ),   Topics of Three American Scientific Journals between and After doing my first analysis of American scientific journals during the nineteenth century, I did some more topic modeling of my dataset of three journals (the American Journal of Science, or AJS from – , the Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, or PAAAS from – .


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