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American amount annually applicant appoint Association attendance authorized board of education branches building cause cent certificate charge Charles child clerk collected commissioners committee common schools condition corresponding county superintendent course direct directors duty elected employed establish examination expenses fund furnish George give given grade granted Henry high school hold incorporated institute instruction interest issued James John keep lands least less meeting months natural necessary normal school Object officers Organized paid parents person prescribe present president Prof public schools pupils purchase qualifications reading receive recording school district school fund schoolhouse secretary society taught teach teachers term text-books tion town township treasurer trustees United University unless vice-president village vote weeks York
Page 1570 - Association for the promotion of historical studies, the collection and preservation of historical manuscripts, and for kindred purposes in the interest of American history and of history in America.
Page 1120 - ... with special reference to the effects of alcoholic drinks, stimulants and narcotics upon the human system.
Page 1508 - ... to cultivate every art and science which may tend to advance the interest, honor, dignity and happiness of a free, independent, and virtuous people.30 29 John Adams, Works (CF Adams, edit., Boston, 1851-1856), IV, 302, in footnote, so American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Memoirs, as, XI (1888) , 78.
Page 1316 - ... shall, upon conviction thereof , be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and fined in any sum not exceeding two hundred dollars.
Page 1100 - The fund called the SCHOOL FUND shall remain a perpetual fund, the interest of which shall be inviolably appropriated to the support and encouragement of the public or common schools throughout the State, and for the equal benefit of all the people thereof.
Page 1504 - The institution soon manifested its utility, was imitated by other towns, and in other provinces. The libraries were augmented by donations; reading became fashionable; and our people, having no...
Page 1205 - An act to appropriate the proceeds of the sales of the public lands and to grant pre-emption rights," approved the fourth day of September, one thousand eight hundred and forty-one; and also the five per centum of the net proceeds of the public lands to which the state shall become entitled on her admission into the union (if congress shall consent to such appropriation of the two grants last mentioned) shall be set apart as a separate fund to be called "the school fund...
Page 1570 - Said Association shall report annually to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution concerning its proceedings and the condition of historical study in America.