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Last edited by Tom Morris
February 13, 2011 | History

Smithsonian Institution

*"I then bequeath the whole of my property...to the United States of America, to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an Establishment for the increase & diffusion of knowledge..."*
- James Smithson (1765-1829)

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History Created April 1, 2008 · 4 revisions
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February 13, 2011 Edited by Tom Morris merge authors
April 20, 2010 Edited by George Notes, URLs, grabbed an SI "stamp" from an old book published by the Smithsonian about cactii.
April 20, 2010 Edited by George Added new photo
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import