1895-1905: American National Institute (Prix de Paris) (Paris, France), Founded by Matilda Smedley : Incorporated Under the Laws of the State of New York, December 9, 1895 : Act to Reincorporate Passed the United States Senate April 18, 1904, Henri Von Daur, Secretary-General

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1905 - Art - 187 pages
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Page 73 - ... exact line that ought to be drawn in respect to the art character of the work under consideration, it is suggested, that to make this rule a practical one, it should be determined that when any statue of importance is offered to the Department, the Landscape Architect shall be instructed to confer with the President of the National Academy of Design, the President of the American Museum of Art, and the President of the American Institute of Architects, in regard to its artistic value, and to...
Page 37 - The United States Government building is approaching completion, and no effort will be spared to make it worthy, in beauty of architectural plan and in completeness of display, to represent our nation. It has been suggested that a permanent building of similar or appropriate design be erected on a convenient site, already given by the municipality, near the exposition grounds, to serve in commemoration of the part taken by this country in this great enterprise, as an American National Institute,...
Page 103 - ... been captured in a Salem privateer, and forced to enlist in the English navy. He was not of that heroic mold which preferred death to surrender and the hardships of prison life appear to have frightened him into changing his colors. He wrote home to Salem in 1781: "HONOURED FATHER AND MOTHER: "I send you these few lines to let you know that I am in good health on board the Hycane Frigate which I was taken by and I hope I shall be at home in a few months
Page 28 - National Academy of Design, New York Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, American Water Color Society, Society of American Artists, the Architectural League of New York, American Fine Arts Society, Municipal Art Society of New York, Society of Beaux Arts Architects, National Sculpture Society...
Page 37 - To the House of Representatives: I transmit herewith a report from the Secretary of State, in...
Page 56 - Burr certifies, that, in 1793, he, then being a Senator of the United States from the State of New York...
Page 10 - Navy, the Chairman of the Committee on the Library of the Senate, and the Chairman of the Committee on the Library of the House of Representatives.
Page 7 - Washington), and their associates and successors, are hereby created a body corporate and politic, in the District of Columbia, by the name of The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, for patriotic, historical, and educational purposes...
Page 8 - Cor-(j;r^8s, subject to the approval of the Joint Committee on the Library of the two Houses of Congress, or such place as may be decided upon, such works of the students of the institute as may be agreed upon between the jurors of the American National Institute and the board of regents as suitable for preservation and exhibition.
Page 7 - That said society shall report annually to the secretary of the Smithsonian Institution concerning its proceedings, and said secretary shall communicate to Congress such portion thereof as he may deem of national interest and importance.

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