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Columbian institute for the promotion of arts and sciences

Richard Rathbun

Columbian institute for the promotion of arts and sciences

a Washington society of 1816-1838, which established a museum and botanic garden under government patronage

by Richard Rathbun

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • Columbian Institute.

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    Statementby Richard Rathbun ...
    SeriesSmithsonian Institution. U.S. National Museum. Bulletin, 101
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ11 .U6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 85 p.
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6602479M
    LC Control Number17026853
    OCLC/WorldCa1836912

    The American Academy of Arts and Sciences is one of the oldest learned societies in the United d in , the Academy is dedicated to honoring excellence and leadership, working across disciplines and divides, and advancing the common good. The institution traces its beginning to , when the constitution of the Columbian Institute for the Promotion of Arts and Sciences in Washington, D.C., proposed the creation of a botanic garden to collect, grow and distribute plants of this and other countries that might contribute to the welfare of the American people. GW is committed to digital accessibility. If you experience a barrier that affects your ability to access content on this page, let us know via the Accessibility Feedback ibility Feedback Form.


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Excerpt from Bulletin the Columbian Institute Museum the Promotion of Arts and. The National Institution for the Promotion of Science organization was established in Washington, D.C. in May,and was heir to the mantle of the earlier Columbian Institute for the Promotion of Arts and National Institution for the Promotion of Science was later renamed the National Institute and eventually became a part of the Smithsonian Institution.

The Columbian Institute was a Washington organization dedicated to the promotion of the arts and sciences for the benefit of the nation. Intwo years after their official charter was approved by Congress, the Institute was granted five acres of land on the Mall to create a botanic garden, just west of the Capitol grounds.

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