A Resolution for the Appointment of Regents to fill the Vacancies in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution

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Summary

The vacancies in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, occasioned by the resignation of Rufus Choate and the death of John McPherson Berrien, are to be filled by the appointment of George E. Badger and Cornelius C. Felton.

Subject

  • Badger, George Edmund 1795-1866
  • Berrien, John McPherson, 1781-1856
  • Choate, Rufus, 1799-1859
  • Felton, Cornelius Conway 1807-1862
  • Board of Regents

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 11 Stat. 142
  • Title 20, Education
  • Joint Resolution

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

11 Stat. 142 (1856); Res. No. 1 (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1859
  • 02/27/1856

Topic

Resolutions, Legislative

Physical description

Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 142

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