Smithsonian Institution, Board of Regents, Minutes, 1850

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Summary

  • Present: Jefferson Davis, Graham N. Fitch, William W. Seaton. Also Present: Joseph Henry. The members not present were Millard Fillmore, Roger B. Taney, James A. Pearce, James M. Mason, William F. Colcock, Henry W. Hilliard, Alexander Dallas Bache, Joseph G. Totten, Rufus Choate, Gideon Hawley, Richard Rush, and William C. Preston.
  • Various members of the board met, but as a quorum was not present, the board adjourned to meet the 9th of the month at 10:00 AM.

Subject

  • Fitch, Graham Newell
  • Seaton, William Winston 1785-1866
  • Davis, Jefferson 1808-1889
  • Henry, Joseph 1797-1878
  • Colcock, William Ferguson
  • Mason, James Murray
  • Totten, Joseph Gilbert 1788-1864
  • Hawley, Gideon 1785-1870
  • Pearce, James Alfred
  • Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867
  • Fillmore, Millard 1800-1874
  • Hilliard, Henry W (Henry Washington) 1808-1892
  • Rush, Richard 1780-1859
  • Taney, Roger Brooke 1777-1864
  • Preston, William C. 1794-1860
  • Choate, Rufus, 1799-1859
  • Board of Regents
  • Regents Smithsonian Institution

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 1850/02/02 Regents Minutes
  • Board of Regents - Minutes of Meetings, 1846-

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 1, Board of Regents Vol. 1 (Bound volume)

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1879
  • February 2, 1850

Topic

Board of Regents

Form/Genre

  • Procedures
  • Board of Regents

Physical description

Number of pages: 1; Page numbers: 59

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