The General Education Board: An Account of Its Activities, 1902-1914

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Page 3 - That the object of the said corporation shall be the promotion of education within the United States of America, without distinction of race* sex, or creed.
Page 215 - That for the promotion of such object the said corporation shall have power to build, improve, enlarge, or equip, or to aid others to build, improve, enlarge, or equip, buildings for elementary or primary schools. Industrial schools, technical schools, normal schools, training schools for teachers, or schools of any grade, or for higher Institutions of learning, or. In connection therewith, libraries, workshops, gardens, kitchens, or other educational accessories; to establish, maintain, or endow,...
Page 217 - Columbia, provided that the meetings of the corporation, its officers, committees, and departments, may be held, and that its business may be transacted, and an office or offices may be maintained, elsewhere, within the United States, as may be determined by the Board of Directors, or otherwise in accordance with the By-Laws.
Page 215 - That the said corporation shall further have power to have and to use a common seal, and to alter and change the same at its pleasure; to sue or to be sued in any court of the United States, or other court of competent jurisdiction...
Page 216 - Commissioner shall be appointed for a term of three years and until his successor shall be appointed and shall have qualified...
Page 217 - Columbia, which shall be used by the corporation for the educational or other purposes of the corporation as aforesaid, other than the purposes of producing income, and all personal property and funds of the corporation held, used, or invested for educational purposes aforesaid, or to produce...
Page 78 - English education only; to build and repair the public buildings and bridges; to maintain and support prisoners; to pay jurors and coroners, and for litigation, quarantine, roads and expenses...
Page 217 - ... provided, however, That this exemption shall not apply to any property of the corporation which shall not be used for, or the income of which shall not be applied to, the educational purposes of the corporation: and provided further, That the corporation shall annually file with the...
Page 215 - ... corporations engaged in educational work within the United States of America, or to donate to any such association or corporation any property or moneys which shall at any time be held by the said corporation hereby constituted; to collect educational statistics and information, and to publish and distribute documents and reports containing the same, and in general to do and perform all things necessary or convenient for the promotion of the object of the corporation.
Page 25 - The farmers' cooperative work, in which the General Education Board is to become interested, shall be entirely distinct in territory and finance from that carried on solely by the Department of Agriculture " and that" the United States Department of Agriculture shall have supervision of the work and shall appoint all special agents for this extended territory in the same way that they are now appointed, and the said agents shall be under control of said department in every respect as fully as any...

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