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Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., Xerox University Microfilms, 1974. 1 reel. 35 mm. (American Culture Series, reel 622.5)
|Statement||by John C. Warren.|
|Series||American culture series -- 622.5.|
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The Boston Society of Natural History (–) in Boston, Massachusetts, was an organization dedicated to the study and promotion of natural published a scholarly journal and established a museum. In its first few decades, the society occupied several successive locations in Boston's Financial District, including Pearl Street, Tremont Street and.
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Page images only. The Linnaean Society of New England (–) was established in Boston, Massachusetts, to promote natural society organized a natural history museum and also arranged lectures and excursions for its members.
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The Harvard Museum of Natural History is dedicated to natural history such as zoology, mineralogy and geology. The Harvard Museum of Natural History was established in as the public face of three research museums: the Museum of Comparative Zoology, the Harvard University Herbaria, and the Mineralogical & Geological Museum.
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