Joint Resolution Providing for the filling of a vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution of the class other than Members of Congress

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The vacancy in the Board of Regents, caused by the resignation of John C. Merriam, shall be filled by the appointment of Vannevar Bush.


  • Bush, Vannevar 1890-1974
  • Merriam John Campbell
  • Board of Regents


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  • 54 Stat. 82
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large


Issued as: S. J. Res. 226; Pub. Res., No. 59

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54 Stat. 82 (1940); ch. 76 (Book)

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


  • 1941
  • 04/05/1940


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Public Law

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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 82

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