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The Chairman also made current reports on the activities of the Museum and on the various expeditions being conducted by or under the auspices of the Institution. He also reported from time to time on the various gifts of scientific material and their donors and on purchases of Indian specimens or collections with the identity of the contributors who made the purchases possible. The Museum's publication program was also discussed and certain publications authorized. Routine matters of Museum policy were also considered and acted upon the Board.

[[centered]] REPORT OF ATTENDANCE [[/centered]]

For Last Fiscal Year, April 1, 1937 - March 31 - 1938
1937 April ................. 6,627
     May   ................. 2,940
     June  ................. 2,255
     July (closed ..........    51
     August (closed) .......    41
     September ............. 2,541
     October  .............. 2,913
     November .............. 2,551
     December .............. 3,158
1938 January  .............. 2,876
     February .............. 2,673
     March  ................ 3,063
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         Total              31,689
         Annex Attendance      195
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         Grand Total        31,884
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