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CONTENTS FOR APRIL-MAY
Frontispiece, Portal of the Cathedral of Notre Dame, Paris
In connection with "Zoological Sculpture in Relation to Architecture," page 449 New College of Fisheries in the Northwest.
A new branch of technical education inaugurated by the University of Washington The Red Salmon..
The New Gaspé Bird Sanctuaries..
Notes on Our Hawaiian Reservation....
War Impressions of French Bird Life..
Microphotographs of snow crystals by W. A. Bentley
Cinema-microscopy an Essential to Modern Science
.HUGH M. SMITH 367
Zoological Sculpture in Relation to
DAVID STARR JORDAN 370
LUDLOW GRISCOM 411
...E. F. PHILLIPS 416 WILLIAM K. GREGORY
The Evolution of the Human Face.
The bones about the orbit of the eye in the human skull can be definitely traced back through an evolutionary series to homologous bones in the primitive fish The Wars of the Wind at Timber-line.
.ENOS A. MILLS 427 .HERBERT P. WHITLOCK
Art Motives in Snow Crystals.....
Among the infinite forms of snow crystals are to be found geometrical designs for textiles, jewelry, and china
CHARLES F. HERM
.S. BRECK PARKMAN TROWBRIDGE The history of the architectonic use of animal and human designs from the Cro-Magnon cave sculpture to the present day illustrates the necessity of a blending of architectural and sculptural form, restrained and stylized with the repression of all unnecessary detail. Both ancient and modern sculptural realism have marked periods of architectural degeneracy Illustrations from photographs of a series of Assyrian sculptures in the British Museum Wild Life in Art...
A Letter from John Burroughs..
Reply to Mr. Burroughs by Dr. W. D. Matthew.
Quest of the Ancestry of Man....
Organizations to stimulate anthropological and archa o'ogical research and investigation of the problems relative to the origin and early history of man
CHARLES R. KNIGHT 461 Critical review of a recent exhibition, at the Brooklyn Museum, of contemporary American art dealing with plant and animal life
Zoological Statuary at the National Capital.....
.R. W. SHUFELDT
Recent statues by Proctor in Washington illustrate the sculptural possibilities in native big game
With photographs of Washington zoological statuary by the Author
Studies in Aquiculture or Fresh-water Farming....
.. FRANK BAKER 479
By systematic study of the life conditions in our lakes for fresh-water fish we may still further utilize these as valuable sources of food supply
M. C. DICKERSON, Editor
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story of the life of Wilson (p. 397)
PORTAL OF NOTRE DAME TO ILLUSTRATE SCULPTURE IN CORRECT RELATION
The world rejoices with France that the war did not reach Paris
Every figure in this portal of the Cathedral of Notre Dame, in Paris, expresses with infinite skill the beauties of Gothic architecture-the pose of the heads in the tympanum, the lines of the draperies and the shadows are all designed with reference to the structure. Even the voussoirs of the great arch are expressed by the shadows under the canopies over the saints' heads. The central post is the acme of architectonic sculpture -From "Zoological Sculpture in Relation to Architecture," page 449