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" I mean stock to remain in this country, to the United States of America, to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an Establishment for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge among Men. "
Centennial History of the City of Washington, D. C.: With Full Outline of ... - Page 610
edited by - 1892 - 754 pages
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A Memorial of Joseph Henry

Physicians - 1880 - 528 pages
...case of the death of the nephew without leaving a child or children, the whole property was bequeathed "to the United States of America, to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among...
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The United States Government: Its Organization and Practical Workings ...

George N. Lamphere - Executive departments - 1881 - 316 pages
...subject to the annuity of 100 to Jobn Fital, and for the security and payment of which I mean stuck to remain in this country, to the United States of...state, that all the money which will be standing in the French five per cents, at my death in the names of the father of my above-mentioned nephew, Henry James...
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Reports of Cases Decided in the Court of Chancery, the Prerogative Court ...

John Hoff Stewart - Equity - 1881
...offspring of lofty sentiments, not of disordered imaginations. James Smithson limited his estate over to the United States of America, to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among...
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SMITHSONIAN MISCELLANEOUS COLLECTIONS.

WILLIAM J. RHEES - 1881
...serve as a guide in adopting a Plan of Organization. 1. Will of Smithson. The property is bequeathed to the United States of America, " to found at Washington, under the name of the SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, an establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among...
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The Academy, Volume 20

English literature - 1881
...nephew, the illegitimate son of his own illegitimate half-brother bequeathed his entire estate " to the United States of America, to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among...
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Familiar Allusions: A Hand-book of Miscellaneous Information Including the ...

William Adolphus Wheeler - Allusions - 1881 - 584 pages
...for reasons unknown left the whole of his property, amounting to over half a million of dollars, " to the United States of America, to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, au establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among...
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Stoddart's Encyclopaedia americana: a dictionary of arts, sciences ..., Volume 1

Encyclopaedia britannica. American supplement - Reference - 1883
...institutions. James Smithson, an English scientist, who died at Genoa in 1829, left by will a bequest to the United States of America "to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among...
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Reports of the Supreme Court of the United States, Volume 17; Volume 107

United States. Supreme Court, William T. Otto - Law reports, digests, etc - 1883
...sense. The Smithsonian Institution owes its existence to a bequest of James Smithson, an Englishman, "to the United States of America, to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among...
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The Supreme Court Reporter, Volume 2

Robert Desty - Law reports, digests, etc - 1883
...sense. The Smithsonian Institution owes its existence to a bequest of James Smithson, an Englishman, "to the United States of America, to found at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among...
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Maryland Medical Journal, Volume 11

Medical - 1884
...Smithson. Its object is stated in the following clause of his will: "I bequeath the whole of my property to the United States of America, to found, at Washington, under the name of the Smithsonian Institution, an establishment for the increase and diffusion of knowledge among...
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