A Resolution appointing Regents of the Smithsonian Institution

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Rufus Choate, Gideon Hawley, Richard Rush, William C. Preston, Alexander Dallas Bache and Joseph G. Totten are appointed Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.


  • Bache, A. D (Alexander Dallas) 1806-1867
  • Choate, Rufus, 1799-1859
  • Hawley, Gideon 1785-1870
  • Preston, William C. 1794-1860
  • Rush, Richard 1780-1859
  • Totten, Joseph Gilbert 1788-1864
  • Board of Regents


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 9 Stat. 115
  • Title 20, Education
  • Joint Resolution

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Statutes at Large

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09 Stat. 115 (1846); Jt. Res. No. 23 (Book)

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  • 1862
  • 08/10/1846


Resolutions, Legislative

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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 115

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