Joint resolution to fill vacancies in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution

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Vacancies in the Board of Regents shall be filled by the appointment of William Preston Johnston, in place of Noah Porter, resigned, and the appointment of John B. Henderson, in place of Montgomery C. Meigs, deceased and by the reappointment of Henry Coppee.


  • Coppee, Henry
  • Henderson, J. B (John Brooks) 1870-1923
  • Johnston, William Preston
  • Meigs, Montgomery C (Montgomery Cunningham) 1816-1892
  • Porter, Noah 1811-1892
  • Board of Regents


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 27 Stat. 393
  • Title 20, Education
  • Joint Resolution

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Statutes at Large

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27 Stat. 393 (1892); J. Res. No. 2 (Book)

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


  • 1893
  • 01/26/1892


Resolutions, Legislative

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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 393

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