White, Andrew Dickson (11/07/1832-11/04/1918)

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  • Occupation: University president, diplomat
  • Number of Terms: 5


  • White, Andrew Dickson 1832-1918
  • Board of Regents
  • Citizen Regent


Smithsonian Board of Regents

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Images of this Regent can be found in the following repositories: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Yale University Art Gallery; Cornell University; RU 95, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Regent type



New York

Short Legal Citation

  • 25 Stat, 617 (1888), J. Res. No. 4
  • 28 Stat. 579 (1894), J. Res. No. 14
  • 31 Stat. 718 (1900), J. Res. No. 29
  • 34 Stat, 827 (1906), J. Res. No. 18
  • 37 Stat. 637 (1912), J. Res. No. 27


American National Biography. 24 volumes. Edited by John A. Garraty and Mark C. Carnes. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999; 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." Volume 1, 1897-1942. Chicago: A. N. Marquis Co., 1943.

Contact information

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


Regent Tenure: 02/15/1888-12/07/1916


  • Diplomacy
  • Diplomats
  • College presidents
  • Educators
  • Regents
  • New York


New York



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