Delafield Resigns, Sherman Appointed Regent

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Summary

1870-1? Richard Delafield resigns from Board of Regents. On 2 February 1871 General William T. Sherman is appointed to fill this vacancy

Subject

  • Delafield, Richard 1798-1873
  • Sherman, William T (William Tecumseh) 1820-1891
  • Board of Regents
  • Board of Regents

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, volume 42, p. 682.

Contact information

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

Date

1871

Topic

Resignations

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