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American Philosophical Society
Museum: The History of the Cabinet of Curiosities of the American Philosophical Society
Murphy D. Smith
Contents: Introduction; The Role of the Curators; Native American Artifacts; Botanical Specimens; Coins and Medals; Fossils; Manufactured Goods; Mineralogical Specimens; Oddities; Zoological Specimens; and The Cabinet Today. Illustrations.
Stuffing Birds, Pressing Plants, Shaping Knowledge: Natural History in North America, 1730-1860 (Transaction 93-4)
Descartes and the Hyperbolic Quest: Lens Making Machines & Their Significance in the Seventeenth Century (Transaction 95-3)
Alhacen on Image-Formation and Distortion in Mirrors: Volume One: Introduction and Latin Text (Transactions 98, Part 1, Volume 1)
On My Honour: Guides and Scouts in Interwar Britain: Transactions, APS (vol. 92, part 2)
Opening of the Maritime Fur Trade at Bering Strait: Americans & Russians Meet the “Kanigmiut” in Kotzebue Sound
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