A Narrative of the Proceedings of the Board of Trustees of Dickinson College, from 1821 to 1830: Setting Forth the True History of Many Events which Have Been Made the Themes of Public Animadversion
G. Fleming, 1830 - 83 страници
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Страница 33 - Acting upon this second petition, on February 9, 1821, Congress chartered Columbian College in the District of Columbia, inserting in the charter by special action the provision "that persons of every religious denomination shall be capable of being elected Trustees; nor shall any person, either as President, Professor, Tutor or pupil, be refused admittance into said College or denied any of the privileges, immunities or advantages thereof, for or on account of his sentiments in matters of religion".
Страница 51 - Resolved, That the committee be discharged from any further consideration of the subject.
Страница 64 - Resolved, That a committee be appointed, whose duty it shall be to examine in what manner the money appropriated towards the construction of the public buildings, and to provide better accommodations for the Senate in the north wing of the Capitol, and the improvement of the public grounds in the City of Washington, may have been applied ; and...
Страница 27 - States, or over returns or certificates of votes of such electors ; and that said Committee have power to send for persons and papers.
Страница 27 - That the governor be, and he is hereby requested to transmit a copy of the foregoing preamble and resolution to each of our senators and representatives in congress.
Страница 41 - And on the question, will the convention agree to the motion? a division of the question was called for by Mr. Middleswarlh. And on the question, will the convention agree to postpone the said resolutions?
Страница 42 - And the question being taken, it was determined in the negative. A motion was made by Mr. INGHAM to amend the first resolution, by striking out the words " or by permitting them to bring into port, free from duty, all prizes and prize goods.
Страница 27 - Blackwell in the chair; and after some time the Committee rose, and the chairman reported the following resolution. Resolved, — That the pamphlet entitled " Strictures on the Love of Power in the Prelacy, by a Member of the Protestant Episcopal Association in the State of South Carolina," contains very offensive and censurable matter.