S is for Smithsonian America"s museum alphabet by Marie Smith

Cover of: S is for Smithsonian | Marie Smith

Published by Sleeping Bear Press in Ann Arbor, MI .

Written in English

Read online

About the Edition

A rhyming alphabet that looks at people and things associated with the Smithsonian Museum and provides background information on each one.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementwritten by Marie and Roland Smith ; illustrated by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen
ContributionsSmith, Roland, 1951-, Frankenhuyzen, Gijsbert van, ill, Smithsonian Institution
LC ClassificationsQ11.S8 S39 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24435408M
ISBN 101585363146
ISBN 109781585363148
LC Control Number2009043428

Download S is for Smithsonian

In S is for Smithsonian® readers can take an armchair tour of the incredible exhibitions and collections found in the Smithsonian Museum. When it opened inno one could have imagined that the Smithsonian Museum would grow to include 19 museums, nine research centers, or over million objects, artworks, and specimens collected from all 5/5(2).

Smithsonian Books publishes a select list of trade nonfiction and illustrated books. The publishing program covers categories where the Smithsonian's authority is unparalleled, such as history; natural history; science and technology; space, aviation, and military; art; and signature illustrated books, as well as works based on museums, collections and artifacts.

S is for Smithsonian is a great book where you can learn information of history. S is for Smithsonian book Each letter S is for Smithsonian book for one history fact or a little bit more.

This is a great book to use in history class. I would suggest this book for those who love history and for those who wants to learn something new in different way/5.

Get this from a library. S is for Smithsonian: America's museum alphabet. [Marie Smith; Roland Smith; Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen; Smithsonian Institution.] -- A rhyming alphabet that looks at people and things associated with the Smithsonian Museum and provides background information on each one.

The Mitsitam Café Cookbook is published in association with the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian and showcases the Americas' indigenous foods in 90 easy-to-follow, home-tested recipes. Author and Mitsitam Café chef Richard Hetzler spent years researching Native American dishes and food practices for this.

The Smithsonian Book of Invention book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5(3). The Smithsonian Libraries is the most comprehensive museum library system in the world, supporting the vital research of the Institution as well as the work of scientists and scholars around the world.

Consisting of 20 branch libraries in Washington, D.C., Panama and New York, our collections are as diverse as the patrons we serve. Our Smithsonian online collection focuses on Smithsonian. The Ten Best History Books of As Yang, a deputy national editor at the New York Times, told Smithsonian’s Anna Diamond earlier Author: Meilan Solly.

This adorable National Museum of African American History and Culture's Plush Bear with Museum Logo T-Shirt smiles to express his happiness that the Smithsonian Institution's newest Museum, the NMAAHC (National Museum of African American History and Culture) will be opening in fall Learn How to Transcribe.

Become a Smithsonian Digital Volunteer and help us make historical documents and biodiversity data more accessible. J "volunpeers" to add more to the totalpages of field notes, diaries, ledgers, logbooks, currency proof sheets, photo albums, manuscripts, biodiversity specimens labels, and historic audio recordings, that have been.

This collection contains items from the Smithsonian Field Book Project, an initiative to increase accessibility to field book content that documents natural history.

Topic: Natural history. Smithsonian Field Books. 1, K. South American trip, Smithsonian was the result of Secretary of the Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley asking the retired editor of Life magazine Edward K.

Thompson to produce a magazine "about things in which the Smithsonian Institution is interested, might be interested or ought to be interested". Another Secretary of the Smithsonian, Walter Boyne, founded Air & or: Lonnie Bunch, Secretary of the Smithsonian.

Part history, part coloring book, and part guide to historic books, the Smithsonian Libraries’ Abecedarium: An Adult Coloring Book for Bibliophiles is a contemplative and inspiring way to experience art, science, and culture from the Renaissance through early modern times.

Where. And now CRASH. by Jonathan Ingram, a book dedicated to parsing out safety in auto racing, has been selected for inclusion in the Library at the Smithsonian’s Museum of American History. The Smithsonian Handbooks book series by multiple authors includes books Rocks & Minerals, Horses, Gemstones, and several more.

See the complete Smithsonian Handbooks series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. In January, IDW Publishing announced it was creating a library of graphic novels based on the Smithsonian Institution's holdings in science, art, history and culture.

Now, the publisher has revealed two of those projects: Airplanes: A Smithsonian Coloring Book and Dinosaurs: A Smithsonian Coloring Book. RELATED: Tiananmen Graphic Novel Explores China's Tiananmen Square. The Smithsonian and its staff began to appear in fiction writing shortly after it was founded, reflecting popular ideas of what this new institution was.

References to the Smithsonian appeared in biographical novels, satires, murder mysteries and adventures, ranging from a few words to complete novels set at the Smithsonian. This exquisitely illustrated volume by senior curator Eleanor Jones Harvey is the catalogue for the exhibition of the same name that was scheduled to open at Author: Beth Py-Lieberman.

Smithsonian Journeys U.S. National Parks by Private Jet Experience the very best of eight western U.S. National Parks Smithsonian Journeys African Safari Enjoy thrilling game drives in search of the “Big Five” Smithsonian Journeys Highlights of Italy Experience the best of Italy's.

Smithsonian Books Acquisitions P.O. BoxMRC Capital Gallery, Suite Washington, DC Delivery Address for UPS, FedEx: Smithsonian Books Acquisitions Maryland Avenue SW, Suite Washington, DC Trees, Leaves, Flowers and Seeds: A Visual Encyclopedia of the Plant Kingdom (Smithsonian) by DK and Smithsonian Institution | Sep 3, out of 5 stars The Libraries' physical collections comprise million books and manuscripts, along with overpieces of ephemera, microfilm, photo collections and a/v material, housed in over 21 locations in Washington, Maryland, New York, and Panama.

Some of those collections are available via inter-library loan request through your local public, school, or corporate library. Smithsonian's Featured Books History of the World Map by Buy from $ Timelines of Everything.

Buy from $ Trees, Leaves, Flowers & Buy from $ The Animal Book: A Visual Buy from $ American History: A Visual Buy from $ The Rock and Gem Book: And Buy from $ The Elements Book: A Visual Buy from $ Smithsonian Books has released Apollo’s Legacy: Perspectives on the Moon Landings by space historian Roger D.

Launius. In the book, Launius explores the many-faceted stories told about the meaning of the Apollo program and how it altered American society. The Apollo missions marked the first time human beings left Earth’s orbit and visited another world, and thus they loom.

Published by the Viking Children’s Books and Penguin Workshop imprints, these highly-visual books for kids ages come in a variety of formats including hardcovers, readers, 8 x 8s, activity books, and fact books. When you can’t get to the Smithsonian, we bring the Smithsonian to you.

Become a digital volunteer and help transcribe and review some of the Smithsonian's many digitized collections, making them more accessible and searchable for researchers around the world. Browse ongoing projects below. Home Books Air & Space All Anthropology & Archeology Exhibitions History & American Culture Life Sciences & Biodiversity Museum Studies & Art New Releases Open Access Resources Guidelines Permissions Video Tutorials FAQs How To Submit About.

Engaging Smithsonian Objects through Science, History, and the Arts. Mary Jo Arnoldi (Editor) $ This Barnes & Noble Exclusive Edition offers the same great content in a practical compact size that's easy to read.

A landmark in reference publishing and overseen and authenticated by the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, Natural History presents an unrivaled visual survey of Earth's natural history.

Complete summary of Michael Olmert's The Smithsonian Book of Books. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Smithsonian Book of Books. The Smithsonian American Art Museum is home to one of the largest and most inclusive collections of American art in the world.

DK is a top publisher of general reference and illustrated non-fiction books. Shop from a range of bestselling titles to improve your knowledge at   Mr. Hatleberg’s interest in such work started in childhood: His mother was a documentary photographer for the Smithsonian’s gem collection.

Growing up in Bethesda, Md., he recalled, “We all. The Green Book. Started in by Harlem postman Victor Green, The Negro Motorist Green Book was a guide published over three decades that helped African Americans travel the country safely, and with dignity, during a time of Jim Crow laws and Green Book was also an indispensable resource for the era’s successful Black-owned businesses and rising African American middle class.

The National Portrait Gallery and Smithsonian Books have co-published a richly illustrated book, First Ladies of the United States, which offers an insightful essay by Shaw in. The National Mall in Washington is where we inaugurate presidents, march for change and learn about America’s history at monuments and the Smithsonian Institution museums.

Explore Smithsonian Channel's award-winning programming that highlights some of the most popular genres like ancient history, crime & mystery, military history and so much more. The Smithsonian National Museum of American History has recently put on a virtual exhibit with the title “Girlhood.(It’s Complicated.)” Girlhood is complicated, but I imagine it is even more complicated if you began life as what is now called “a biological male.”.

Kudos to the Daily Signal’s Nicole Russell for sitting through the virtual opening and providing reporting on it. The Smithsonian book of books by Michael Olmert,Smithsonian Books edition, in English - 1st ed.

The prize is a free copy of the book "Spying On Whales" by Nick Pyenson, fossil marine mammal curator at the National Museum of Natural History and featured speaker at the Smithsonian's free Oct. 20 webinar, "Spying On Whales." The book "Spying on Whales" has a. Children’s Book Illustration 2-Session Weekend Workshop Saturday, October 17 – a.m.

to p.m. ET. Find nearly any book by Smithsonian. Get the best deal by comparing prices from overbooksellers."Formerly published under the title Smithsonian scientific series." Description: 12 volumes illustrations (some color) portraits, maps, facsimiles, diagrams: Contents: v.

1. The Smithsonian Institution / by Webster Prentiss True --v. 2. The sun and the welfare of man / by Charles Greeley Abbot --v. 3. Minerals from earth and sky. pt. 1.“The Smithsonian Book of Presidential Trivia” by Amy Pastan, which provides copious ammo to start or settle a barroom wager or dinner table debate.

The breezy guide is way more fun than Google, Bing or Yahoo! and, as befits a tome from America’s storied museum complex—aka “the nation’s attic”—it is long on White House esoterica.”.

31365 views Sunday, November 8, 2020