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Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1920 - Research
"Bibliography of publications relating to work of investigators, associates, and collaborators" included in each volume, beginning with v. 3.
 

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Page xii - An Act to establish a Code of Law for the District of Columbia...
Page x - That the objects of the corporation shall be to encourage, in the broadest and most liberal manner, investigation, research, and discovery, and the application of knowledge to the improvement of mankind...
Page xii - ... or to become due. or any claim or demand, in any manner, or for any cause existing against the said existing corporation, be released or impaired ; and the corporation hereby incorporated is declared to succeed to the obligations and liabilities, and to be held liable to pay and discharge all of...
Page 345 - Vaughan, T. Wayland, US Geological Survey, Washington, District of Columbia. Study of the stratigraphic geology and of the fossil corals and associated organisms in several of the smaller West Indian Islands. (For previous reports see Year Books Nos.
Page xi - Carnegie, and any property which has been or may be transferred to them or such corporation by Andrew Carnegie or by any other person, persons, or corporation, and to invest any sums or amounts from time to time in such securities and in such form and manner as are permitted to trustees or to charitable or literary corporations for investment, according to the laws of the States of New York, Pennsylvania, or Massachusetts, or in such securities as...
Page xii - National Education Association of the United States;" and that the Board of Trustees of the corporation hereby incorporated shall thereupon, if the charter granted by this act be accepted, receive, take over, and enter into possession, custody, and management of all property, real and personal, of the corporation heretofore known as the National Educational Association, incorporated as aforesaid, under the Revised Statutes of the...
Page xiii - MEETINGS 1. The annual meeting of the Board of Trustees shall be held in the City of Washington...
Page x - Association, are hereby incorporated and declared to be a body corporate of the District of Columbia by the name of the "National Education Association of the United States," and by that name shall be known and have perpetual succession with the powers, limitations, and restrictions herein contained.
Page xii - That Congress may from time to time alter, repeal, or modify this act of incorporation, but no contract or individual right made or acquired shall thereby be divested or impaired.
Page 13 - I hope the work at Mount Wilson will be vigorously pushed, because I am so anxious to hear the expected results from it. I should like to be satisfied before I depart, that we are going to repay to the old land some part of the debt we owe them by revealing more clearly than ever to them the new heavens.

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