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Record Unit 60
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Smithsonian Institution. Meteorological Project
Dates:
1849-1875, and related records from 1820
Size:
9.66 cu. ft. (18 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (8 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 60
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Joseph Henry's first major project for the Smithsonian Institution was his plan to obtain weather reports from a countrywide network of voluntary observers; his plan is detailed in the 1848 annual report of the Institution. Voluminous reports, maps, tables, and charts were prepared and published on all phases of the work--rainfall, snowfall, ...

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Record Unit 7153
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This series consists of weather forecasts made by Henry Helm Clayton for the Smithsonian Institution using solar radiation data, 1923-1925; meteorological data prepared and collected by Clayton; photographs of Clayton and meteorological phenomena; newspaper clippings regarding Clayton, meteorology, and weather forecasting; manuscripts and ...

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