Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society

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American Philosophical Society., 1889 - Philadelphia (Pa.)
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Page 48 - The heavens show forth the glory of God, and the firmament declareth the work of his hands.
Page 29 - Look, how the floor of heaven Is thick inlaid with patines of bright gold. There's not the smallest orb which thou behold'st But in his motion like an angel sings. Still quiring to the young-eyed cherubim; Such harmony is in immortal souls; But whilst this muddy vesture of decay Doth grossly close it in, we cannot hear it.
Page 79 - Philadelphia, be, and shall be, for ever hereafter, persons able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 79 - Society be, and shall be for ever hereafter able and capable in law to sue, and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended in all...
Page 81 - Society by their proper officers, at all times, whether in peace or war, to correspond with learned Societies, as well as individual learned men, of any nation or country, upon matters merely belonging to the business of the said...
Page 206 - New York city. New York Historical Society, New York city. New York Hospital, New York city. New York State Library, Albany. Oneida County Historical Society, Utica. University of New York, New York city. Vassar Brothers
Page 75 - No member shall speak more than twice to the same question, without leave of the House ; nor more than once, until every member choosing to speak shall have spoken.
Page 123 - American Philosophical Society " and " The American Society, held at Philadelphia for Promoting Useful Knowledge.
Page 56 - And any member liable to aji annual contribution, who shall neglect or refuse to pay the same for the term of two years, shall be notified by the Treasurer, in writing, that his rights as a member are suspended — and in case the said arrears are not paid when the third annual contribution shall have become due, the membership of such defaulting member shall then be forfeited, his name stricken from the roll, and reported to the Society by the Treasurer.

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