Hawley, Gideon (09/26/1785-07/17/1870)

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Summary

  • Occupation: Attorney, educational administrator
  • Committees/Roles: Permanent Committees: Elected to the Committee on Libraries on 09/08/1846.
  • Number of Terms: 3

Subject

  • Hawley, Gideon 1785-1870
  • Board of Regents
  • Citizen Regent
  • Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)
  • Board of Regents Committee on Libraries

Category

Smithsonian Board of Regents

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Regent type

Citizen

State

New York

Short Legal Citation

  • 9 Stat. 115 (1846), J. Res. No. 23
  • 10 Stat. 722 (1855), Res. No. 4

Notes

Appleton's Cyclopaedia of American Biography. Six volumes. Edited by James Grant Wilson and John Fiske. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1888-1889. Reprint. Detroit: Gale Research, 1968; 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: 08/10/1846-1861

Topic

  • Lawyers
  • Regents
  • New York

Place

New York

Form/Genre

Biographies

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