Annual Report of the American Historical Association, Volume 1

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1916 - Historiography
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Page 143 - The committee of the states, or any nine of them, shall be authorized to execute, in the recess of Congress, such of the powers of Congress» as the United States in Congress assembled, by the consent of nine states, shall from time to time think expedient to vest them with ; provided that no power be delegated to the said committee, for the exercise of which, by the articles of confederation, the voice of nine states, in the Congress of the United States assembled, is requisite.
Page 301 - Agriculture, and two other persons to be appointed by the governor for a term of two years from April 1st, 1913.
Page 87 - Often I have found a portrait superior in real instruction to half a dozen written ' biographies,' as biographies are written ;—or rather, let me say, I have found that the portrait was as a small lighted candle by which the biographies could for the first time be read, and some human interpretation be made of them...
Page 180 - ... of them will be regarded as an act of hostility, and you may then put your command into either of them which you may deem most proper to increase its power of resistance.
Page 247 - States shall designate one of the members of the board to serve for a term of two years, one for three years, one for four years, one for five years, and one for six years...
Page 261 - Dr. Thomas M. Owen, Director of the Department of Archives and History of the State of Alabama...
Page 11 - Any person approved by the executive council may become a member by paying $3, and after the first year may continue a member by paying an annual fee of $3.
Page 180 - You are carefully to avoid every act which would needlessly tend to provoke aggression; and for that reason you are not, without evident and imminent necessity, to take up any position which could be construed into the assumption of a hostile attitude.
Page 299 - Each member is appointed by the governor for a term of four years. The seventh member, who serves as chairman, is the Director of Corrections.
Page 250 - The supervisor of public records shall examine into the condition of the records, books, pamphlets, documents, manuscripts, archives, maps and papers kept, filed or recorded, or hereafter to be kept, filed or recorded in the several public offices of the counties...

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