Goode, G. Brown

G. Brown Goode

1851-1896. Zoologist whose specialty was the natural history of fish (an ichthyologist). After joining the staff of the Smithsonian in 1877, he became Assistant Secretary of the Smithsonian in 1887. He organized a number of fisheries exhibitions and is chiefly known for his work directing and editing the 1880 fish census survey that resulted in the 7-volume publication, The Fisheries and Fishery Industries of the United States, published between 1884 and 1887.