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Coffin, Selden J. (Selden Jennings) 1838-1915

Overview
Works: 21 works in 48 publications in 1 language and 361 library holdings
Genres: History  Registers (Lists)  Biography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Charts, diagrams, etc  Outlines and syllabi 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Composer
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Most widely held works about Selden J Coffin
 
Most widely held works by Selden J Coffin
Record of the men of Lafayette : brief biographical sketches of the alumni of Lafayette College from its organization to the present time by Selden J Coffin( Book )

9 editions published between 1879 and 2016 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The winds of the globe; or, The laws of atmospheric circulation over the surface of the earth by James H Coffin( Book )

6 editions published between 1875 and 1978 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The men of Lafayette, 1826-1893 : Lafayette College, its history, its men, their record by Selden J Coffin( Book )

8 editions published between 1891 and 1981 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of conic sections and analytical geometry by James H Coffin( )

3 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winds of globe, or laws of atmospheric circulation over surface of Earth( Book )

2 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smithsonian contributions to knowledge. Vol. 20. The Winds of the Globe, or the laws of atmospheric circulation over the surface of the Earth by James H Coffin( Book )

1 edition published in 1876 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume forms the twentith of a series, composed of original memoirs on different branches of knowledge, published at the expense and under the direction of the Smithsonian Institution
The men of Lafayette 1826-1898 : Lafayette College, its history, its men, their record ... by Selden J Coffin( Book )

1 edition published in 1891 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The winds of the globe or the laws of atmospheruc circulation over the surface of the earth( Book )

1 edition published in 1875 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Winds of the globe ... the tables completed, on the author's decease, and maps drawn by Selden Jennings Coffin( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Austin Craig and family papers by Austin Craig( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The men of Lafayette, 1828-1893 : Lafayette College, its history, its men, their record by Selden Jennings Coffin( Book )

1 edition published in 1891 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[American meteorology] by Selden Jennings Coffin( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Translations of hymns] by Nathaniel B Smithers( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The winds of the globe, or the laws of atmospheric circulation over the surface of the earth by James Henry Coffin( Book )

1 edition published in 1875 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Men of Lafayette. Supplements by Selden Jennings Coffin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Meteorological Record of Lafayette College( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains two books of meteorological observations and four folders. The first book contains weather data recorded at Lafayette College from January 1849 to January 1850, April 1856 to June 1858, and December 1859 to February 1860. The book also contains a separate booklet recording rain and snow at the college from 1863 to 1868 and newspaper clippings of major storms. A folder in the front of the book contains weather observations at Lafayette College for the Franklin Institute for May 1858 and for the Smithsonian Institute in February 1858 and June 1860. The back of the book contains the constitution of the Meteorological Association of Lafayette College and its list of members dated December 1849. The second book contains daily observations for the Weather Bureau from 1885-1904. The four folders record rain data for the years 1885-1888. The forms are addressed to the War Department, Signal Service, U.S. Army
James Henry Coffin Papers by James H Coffin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The papers include personal, business, and scientific correspondence, a journal which records Coffin's daily activities from 1827 to 1860, an unpublished manuscript on the theory of the moon's motions, various clippings, and a scrapbook. Much of the material relates to Coffin's extensive scientific research in meteorology and astronomy in the United States and throughout the world, as well as his collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution's Meteorological Project
Coffin's lecture notes on astronomy by Selden Jennings Coffin( )

1 edition published in 1881 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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