Berrien, John MacPherson (8/23/1781-01/01/1856)

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Summary

  • Occupation: U.S. Senator, U. S. Attorney General
  • Number of Terms: 1

Subject

  • Berrien, John McPherson, 1781-1856
  • Board of Regents
  • Citizen Regent

Category

Smithsonian Board of Regents

Regent images can be seen at

Images of this Regent can be found in the following repositories: RU 95, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Regent type

Citizen

State

Georgia

Short Legal Citation

10 Stat. 261 (1853), Res. No. 6

Notes

American National Biography. 24 volumes. Edited by John A. Garraty and Mark C. Carnes. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999; Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1971. The Continental Congress (September 5, 1774 to October 21, 1788) and the Congress of the United States (from the first through the ninety-first Congress March 4, 1789, to January 3, 1971, inclusive). Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1971; Dictionary of American Biography. Volumes 1-20. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928-1936; Who Was Who in America. A component volume of "Who's Who in American History." Historical Volume, 1607-1896. Revised Edition. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who, 1967.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

Regent Tenure: 01/13/1853-01/01/1856

Topic

  • Lawyers
  • Regents
  • Georgia

Place

Georgia

Form/Genre

Biographies

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