A Resolution expelling George E. Badger from the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, and appointing Louis Agassiz in his place

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Summary

George E. Badger, a member of the board of regents of the Smithsonian Institution, who is now giving aid and comfort to the enemies of the Government, is expelled from the board. Louis Agassiz is appointed a member of the board to fill the vacancy occasioned by the expulsion of Mr. Badger.

Author

37th Congress, Sess. 3, 1863

Subject

  • Agassiz, Louis 1807-1873
  • Badger, George Edmund 1795-1866
  • Board of Regents

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 12 Stat. 825
  • Title 20, Education
  • Resolution

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

12 Stat. 825 (1863); Res. No. 21 (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1863
  • 02/21/1863

Topic

Treason

Form/Genre

Resolution

Physical description

Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 825

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