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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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.


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


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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

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Statutes at Large

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

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


  • 1863
  • 02/21/1863





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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 825

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