Minutes, 1846-2007

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Consists of records documenting the proceedings of the Board of Regents meetings. Materials include bound volumes of edited minutes (1846-1856), (1891-1968), [see Smithsonian Institution annual reports for published minutes (1876-1890)]; edited manuscripts of minutes (1968-1992, 2005-2006); various published minutes (1970-2007); and one folder containing an index to the minutes (1907-1946).


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1846
  • 1846-2007

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  • Museum trustees
  • Museums--Administration



Local number

SIA RS00085

Physical description

  • 8.83 cu. ft. processed holdings
  • 18.05 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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