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The Columbus Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Nature volume 96, page 634 (03 February 1916) | Download Citation



THE sixty-eighth annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science was held at Columbus, Ohio, from December 27, 1915, to January 1, under the presidency of Dr. W. W. Campbell, director of the Lick Observatory of the University of California. Inspite of the fact that the second Pan-American Scientific Congress was held at the same time in Washington, D.C., there was an attendance of something more than eight hundred, and the meeting was unusually successful.

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