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" States as may be designated, and the Academy shall, whenever called upon by any Department of the Government, investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art... "
Supplemental Appropriation Bill for 1962: Hearings Before the Committee on ... - Page 692
by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations - 1961 - 807 pages
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Scientific American Reference Book

Albert Allis Hopkins - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1913 - 597 pages
...Academy of Sciences was Incorporated under the Act of Congress May 3, 1863, with the object that It "shall, whenever called upon by any department of...any subject of science or art; the actual expense *** to be paid from appropriation which may he made for the purpose," The Association can not, under...
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A History of the First Half-century of the National Academy of Sciences ...

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) - Learned institutions and societies - 1913 - 399 pages
...who were leaders in the movement. In the third section of the act of incorporation it is provided, that " The Academy shall, whenever called upon by...experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art." In the first report of the Academy to Congress, dated March 28, 1864, Professor Bache, the first President,...
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Bulletin of the American Institute of Mining Engineers, Issues 117-120

Mineral industries - 1916
...Accordingly, the National Academy of Sciences was chartered in 1863 bv act of Congress, which stipulated that 'the academy shall, whenever called upon by any...experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art. * * *' During the war, and frequently in later years, the academy has been consulted by Congress, by...
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Report of the National Academy of Sciences

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) - Science - 1916
...PRESIDENT'S EXECUTIVE ORDER. The congressional charter of the National Academy of Sciences provides that " the Academy shall, whenever called upon by...experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art." Under this provision the Academy has acted since the time of its establishment as an official adviser...
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A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Volume 20

United States. President - Presidents - 1916
...autonomous powers, but derives national character from the provision In the article of Incorporation that "the academy shall, whenever called upon by any department of the government, Investigate, examiue. experiment and report upon any subject of science of art, the actual expense of such Investigations,...
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Science, Volume 46

Science - 1917
...commissioner of patents: WHEREAS a section of the charter of the National Academy of Sciences provides that "The academy shall, whenever called upon by any...department of the government, investigate, examine and report upon any subject of science or art," AND WHEREAS, at the request of the President of the...
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Statistics of Land-grant Colleges and Universities, Volume 1, Issues 1-16

United States. Office of Education - Agricultural colleges - 1918
...Treasurer. The council : The above-named officials and six other members of the Academy. Total, 11 members. called upon by any department of the Government, Investigate,...experiment, and report upon any subject of science or act." The academy Is custodian of a number of trust funds for the award of medals and grants for research....
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Bulletin

Education - 1918
...act named a body of incorporators, set forth the rights and lirivileges of the academy, and provided that " the academy shall, whenever called upon by...department of the Government, Investigate, examine, expert nii'iii. and report upon any subject of science or act." The academy IB custodian of a number...
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The Outlook for Research and Invention, with an Appendix of Problems ...

Nevil Monroe Hopkins - Inventions - 1919 - 241 pages
...Sciences shall hold an annual meeting at such place in the United States as may be designated, and the Academy shall, whenever called upon by any department...examinations, experiments, and reports to be paid for from appropriations which may be made for the purpose; but the academy shall receive no compensation...
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Government Organization in War Time and After: A Survey of the Federal Civil ...

William Franklin Willoughby - United States - 1919 - 370 pages
...quasi-governmental status, since it was specially chartered by Congress in 1863 and in its charter it is provided that " the Academy shall, whenever called upon by...experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art." It is a matter of no little interest that this body was created during the progress of our great Civil...
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