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Faculdade de Direito do Recife.
ferred to Recife. Publications,
Revista academica . . . Anno I-XII. Recife, 1893-1904 8.
RIO GRANDE DO NORTE.
Address.-Natal (Rio Grande do Norte).
ments and traditions pertaining to the history, geography, archeology and ethnography of the State, and to the language of the native inhabitants. Meetings ----Ist and 3d Sundays of each month, in the Bibliotheca Publica Estadual,
Atheneu Rio Grandense. Annual meeting on Feb. 3. Membership.-43 active, i. e. resident, and 27 corresponding, 1 e. non-resident
(entrance fee, 10$000; no annual dues); 4 honorary. Publications. REVISTA . . . v. I-II. Natal, 1903-04. 8°.
Price: 5$000 per vol.; 3$000 per number. (2 nos. form a vol.) Distribution.--Exchange. On sale at the Livraria Cosmopolita, rua 13 de
Maio, n. $t. l'rises.- Prizes are awarded to the authors of works upon subjects within
the field of the society.
Instituto Historico e Geographico de Santa Catharina.
Arthur Boiteux. Mistery. Founded Sept. 7,1894. i pierd To collect and publish documents relating to history, geography and
ethnewraply, especially of the State of Santa Catharina. Meetings Monthly, at the above address. Membership (tassed as founders, active (annual dues, 10$000; monthly, 2$000), and
corresponding (annual dues, 10$000).
in Feb. 1894. Publications. ANNUARIO . . . 1.-6. anno, 1900-06. São Paulo, 1900-06. 8°.
None pub. for 1904.
I vol. yearly.
Address.-Ladeira João Alfredo I, São Paulo.
Has a valuable library.
the State of S. Paulo.
REVISTA . . . v. I-VIII, 1894/95-1903. S. Paulo, 1895-1904. 8°.
Distribution.-Exchange. On sale at the Institute. Museu Paulista. Address.-Caixa do Correio, n. 500, São Paulo. Director: Dr. H. von
Ihering History.-Originally a private collection, the Museu Sertorio, presented
to the state in 1890 (by Councillor Mayrink); annexed to the Commissão geographica e geologica, 1892-94; reorganized in 1894 as an independent museum under the present direction; inaugurated Sept. 7, 1895.
Ref.: Revista, v. I, 1895, p. 9-31.
Object.—Natural history surveys of the country and anthropological and
archeological investigations. The most important exploration hitherto under
taken outside of São Paulo is that of the Juruá River, 1900-01.
Price: 10 marks per vol.
Sociedade de Ethnographia e Civilisação dos Indios.
Address.-Rua Marechal Deodoro, 1, São Paulo.
sionary propaganda among them.
No more had been published up to Mar. 1904, although it was the inten
tion of the society to publish quarterly.
Sociedade Scientifica de São Paulo.
Address.-Avenida Brigadeiro Luiz Antonio 12, São Paulo.
with a view to the national progress; promotion of scientific excursions, with
museum and library; study of scientific bibliography.
Royal Agricultural and Commercial Society of British Guiana.
Address.-Georgetown, British Guiana.
British Guiana; present name since 1845; incorporated in 1866. Main-
Ref.: The first two years of the Society, by James Rodway. (In Timehri,
n. s., v. 7, 1893. Also separate.) Object.—To improve and encourage the agriculture of the colony and every branch
of industry, whereby the resources of the colony are likely to be developed and
increased, and to collect and disseminate useful information on such subjects. Meetings.- Monthly in the reading room of the society. Membership.—133 resident (annual dues, $10); 38 non-resident (annual dues, $8);
220 associates (annual dues, $5); 29 lady subscribers (annual dues, $5); 20
honorary. Publications. TIMEHRI: being the Journal of the Royal agricultural and commercial society of British Guiana. V. 1-5, 1882-86. Demerara, 1882-86. 8°. -new ser. V. I-12, 1887-1898/99. Demerara, 1887-(1900). 8°. Contains proceedings and papers on natural science, local history, anthro
pology, agriculture and social subjects. Title varies slightly. v. 1- new ser. v. II (1882-97), published semi-annually (June and Dec.);
new ser. v. 12, in two parts covering the years 1898-99.
1900-02. Demerara, 1901-03. 8°. y.
Asociación de Educación Nacional.
Address.—San Diego núm. 1547, Santiago de Chile.
Price: 3 pesos per annum; single numbers 0.30 pesos. On sale at the
above address. Deutscher Wissenschaftlicher Verein. (Sociedad Científica Alemana.)
Address.-Santiago de Chile. (Casilla 1050.)
Ref.: Verhandlungen ... I. Bd., 6. Heft, 1888.
ideas and opinions. Meetings.-Fortnightly on Wednesdays. Membership.-69 active; 4 honorary. Dues according to needs of society. Publications VERHANDLUNGEN des Deutschen wissenschaftlichen Vereins. Bd. I-IV, 1.-17. Vereinsjahr. Valparaiso, [etc.], 1885/88-1898/1902. 8°.
vi 5 in progress. 6 parts form a vol.
Index to v. 1-4 in v. 4. Distribution-Exchange. Instituto de Injenieros de Chile.
Address.-Calle Huérfanos núm. 1072, Santiago de Chile. (Casilla 487.) History-Founded in 1888 as Instituto de Injenieros; united with the
Sociedad de Injeniería® and formally constituted under the present
name Jan, 1, 1901, in accordance with act of incorporation of Dec. 1900. Odject. - To promote theoretical and practical knowledge of the science and art
of engineering Vestings-Ordinary meetings at least once a month; annual meeting in Sept. Membership.-221 active (entrance fee, $30; annual dues, $36); 25 associate
(entrance fee, $30; annual dues, $18); 5 honorary; 21 foreign corresponding;
I perpetual. Publications. Anales del Instituto de injenieros. t. I-XVIII; XIX, entr. 1 (i. e. núm. 1-120), 1888-1900. Santiago de Chile, 1889-1901. 4o.
Issued irregularly to Dec. 1891, monthly from Jan. 1892; forming 2 vols. a
year in 1892, 1895-1900. t. I has title Anales del Instituto de ingenieros
V. 12-13. v. 15-16, v. 17-18