Patterson Named to Board of Regents

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Summary

The Speaker of the House, Schulyer Colfax, announces the appointment of James W. Patterson of New Hampshire to the Board of Regents. Patterson was also reappointed to the Board of Regents in 1865.

Subject

  • Patterson, James W (James Willis) 1823-1893
  • Board of Regents
  • United States Congress House

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Rhees, William Jones, ed. and comp. Smithsonian Institution: Documents Relative to its Origin and History, 1835-1899. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, vol. 43. Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1901. p. 657.

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

Date

December 23, 1863

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