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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", approved March 3, 1901, as amended (DC Code, 1940 edition, title 1, sec.
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 - 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 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 xii - ... corporation so existing, to the same effect as if such new corporation had itself incurred the obligation or liability to pay such debt or damages...
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 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 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 - John S. Billings, Charles D. Walcott, S. Weir Mitchell, John Hay, Elihu Root, and Carroll D. Wright, or any four of them, at the city of Washington, in the District of Columbia, by notice served in person or by mail addressed to each trustee at his place of residence; and the said trustees, or a majority thereof, being assembled, shall organize and proceed to adopt bylaws, to elect officers and appoint committees, and generally to organize the said corporation; and said trustees herein named, on...

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