Smithsonian Institution, Board of Regents, Minutes, 1936

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Mr. Delano mentioned in the presentation of the Annual Report of the Executive Committee that some of the Parke, Davis and Company Stock held by the Freer Gallery has been disposed of and invested in bonds in order to diversify the investments. The Freer Gallery has acquired a pair of Chinese bronze tigers and some Persian miniatures, among other objects.


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 1, Board of Regents, Minutes, Volume 6 (Minute book)

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


January 16, 1936


  • Museum finance
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  • Bequest
  • Art, Asian
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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 942

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