Transactions of the Apollo Association for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in the United States, for the Year ...

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Page 16 - It shall be the duty of the Recording Secretary to keep the records of all meetings of the Council of Representatives and...
Page 2 - ... association may deem necessary, who shall be annually chosen by a plurality of votes on the third Monday in December ; and if the annual election shall not be held on that day, then it shall be lawful to make such election on any other day, on due notice being given to the members of the intention to hold such election, and there being present, at the time and place designated, fifty members of the association ; and in case a vacancy shall take place between the annual meetings, then it shall...
Page 20 - Society shall from time to time, forever hereafter, have power to make, constitute, ordain, and establish such bylaws and regulations as they shall judge proper, for the election of their officers; for prescribing their respective functions, and the mode of discharging the same; for the admission of new members...
Page 47 - ... year, render to the Committee of Management a full and complete report of all moneys received and disbursed by him. ART. VIII. The Committee of Management shall have in charge the general supervision and management of the interests and affairs of the Association. They shall purchase such works of Art, executed by Artists in the United States, or by American Artists abroad, as they may think worthy of selection, and as the state of the treasury shall warrant. They shall have power to appoint Sub-Committees,...
Page 13 - Thomas N. Campbell, Prosper M. Wetmore, and such other persons as now are, or may hereafter, from time to time, become associated with them, are hereby constituted a body corporate, by the name of " The Apollo Association," for the purposes of the promotion of the Fine Arts within the United States.
Page 21 - Society shall prescribe, and that if the election of said officers, or any of them, shall not be held on any of the days for that purpose appointed, it shall be lawful to make such election on any other day. Sec. 3. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, that it shall be the duty of the governor of the State to transmit or cause to be transmitted to the said Society, a set of the Acts and also of the Journals of the present and future sessions of the Legislature, and also copies of...
Page 14 - The said corporation shall possess the general powers, and be subject to the general restrictions and liabilities prescribed in the third title of the eighteenth chapter of the first part of the Revised Statutes.
Page 1 - ... officers ; for prescribing their respective functions, and the mode of discharging the same ; for the admission of new members ; for the government of the officers and members thereof ; for...
Page 5 - To the inhabitants of cities, as nearly all of the subscribers to the Art-Union are, a painted landscape is almost essential to preserve a healthy tone to the spirits, lest they forget in the wilderness of bricks which surrounds them the pure delights of nature and a country.
Page 23 - ... from fee or taxation, shall be chosen from persons, in every part of the world, distinguished for their literary or scientific attainments, and known especially as friends and promoters of American history. ART. III. — The officers of the Society shall be chosen by ballot at the annual meetings, and shall consist of a President, a Corresponding Secretary, a Recording Secretary, a Treasurer, a Librarian, who, together with six Vice Presidents, not residents of Madison, and eighteen Curators,...

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