Catalogue of the Columbian College in the District of Columbia (Google eBook)

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W. Force., 1893
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Page viii - Governmental collections now existing or hereafter to be established in the city of Washington for the promotion of knowledge shall be accessible, under such rules and restrictions as the officers in charge of each collection may prescribe, subject to such authority as is now or may hereafter be permitted by law, to the scientific investigators and to students of any institution of higher education now incorporated or hereafter to be incorporated under the laws of Congress or of the District of Columbia,...
Page viii - Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the facilities for research and illustration in the following and any other governmental collections now existing or hereafter to be established in the city of Washington for the promotion of knowledge shall be accessible, under such rules and restrictions as the officers in charge of each collection may prescribe, subject to such authority as is now or may hereafter be permitted by law,...
Page ix - These are the conclusions from an investigation made jointly by the Bureau of Animal Industry of the Department of Agriculture and the Public Health and Marine-Hospital Service of the Treasury Department, a report of which has just been issued.
Page 212 - Shakespeare's Macbeth; Milton's Paradise Lost, Books I and II; Burke's Speech on Conciliation with America; Carlyle's Essay on Burns.
Page ix - Institution," to be composed of the Vice- President of the United States, the Chief Justice of the United States, and the...
Page 93 - ... him as treasurer ; which bond when approved shall be filed in the office of the treasurer of the Commonwealth. SECT. 4. The treasurer shall receive, hold and invest...
Page viii - Congress or of the District of Columbia, to wit : 1. Of the Library of Congress. 2. Of the National Museum. 3. Of the Patent Office. 4. Of the Bureau of Education. 5. Of the Bureau of Ethnology. 6. Of the Army Medical Museum. 7. Of the Department of Agriculture. 8. Of the Fish Commission. 9. Of the Botanic Gardens. 10. Of the Coast and Geodetic Survey. 11. Of the Geological Survey. 12. Of the Naval Observatory.
Page 35 - SEC. 3. Students conditioned in one or more of the branches enumerated as requirements for matriculation shall have time until the beginning of the second year to make up such deficiencies ; provided, however, that students who fail in any of the required branches in this second examination shall not be admitted to a second course.
Page 213 - Dryden's Palamon and Arcite; Pope's Iliad, Books I, VI, XXII, and XXIV ; The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers in The tfiu-ctator; Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield...
Page 213 - In 1897: Shakspere's As You Like It; Defoe's History of the Plague in London; Irving's Tales of a Traveller; Hawthorne's Twice Told Tales ; Longfellow's Evangeline; George Eliot's Silas Marner. "In 1898: Milton's Paradise Lost, Books I and II; Pope's Iliad, Books I and XXII; The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers in the Spectator...

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