Annual Report, Issues 36-53
The 76th report, submitted Sept. 25, 1911, includes "The Providence Athenaeum 1753-1911," an article by J. L. Harrison reprinted from the New England magazine of Sept. and Oct. 1911.
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Page 506 - States: and also to make, have, and use, a common seal, and the same to break, alter, and renew, at their pleasure: and also to ordain, establish, and put in execution...
Page 134 - Tables and Results of the Precipitation, in Rain and Snow, in the United States, and at some stations in adjacent parts of North America, and in Central and South America.
Page 375 - RESEARCHES INTO THE LOST HISTORIES OF AMERICA ; or, The Zodiac shown to be an Old Terrestrial Map, in which the Atlantic Isle is delineated ; so that Light can be thrown upon the Obscure Histories of the Earthworks and Ruined Cities of America. By WS Blacket.
Page 547 - If any book shall be lost or injured, the person to whom it stands charged shall replace it by a new volume or set, if it belongs to a set...
Page 506 - ART. 2. The President shall preside at all meetings of the Corporation and of the Board of Directors, preserve order therein, give the casting vote, and perform all other duties which usually appertain to such an office.
Page 16 - I would present to you, — is there a surer way of achieving the boast of Themistocles, that he knew how to make a small State a great one, than by making it wise, bright, knowing, apprehensive, quick-witted, ingenious, thoughtful ; by communicating to the whole mass of its people the highest degree of the most improved kind of education in its largest sense, which is compatible with the system of practical things ; by beginning...
Page 506 - ... and shall hold their offices for one year, or until others are chosen in their places' Provided. that when they are not chosen at the annual meeting, the election may take place at any other meeting called in the manner prescribed in Article 7th of this Constitution.
Page 418 - Society, and shall hold their offices for one year, or until others are elected in their places.