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PROCEEDINGS OF THE ANNUAL MEETING OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION
January 15, 1969

INDEX
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Attendance 1
Minutes of Meeting of May 8, 1968 1
Report of Executive Committee (Permanent Committee) 1
Comments on Business Outlook and Investments  2
History of the "Establishment"  5
Financial Report 7
Reappointment of Regent 4, 24
Appointment of Citizen Regents 4, 24
Proposal to Provide for Three Additional Citizen Members of the Board of Regents 4, 26
Director, National Museum of History and Technology 7, 35
Appointment to National Armed Forces Historical Museum  7
Appointment of Director, National Portrait Gallery 21, 35
Proposed Legislation to Establish a National Armed Forces Historical Museum and Study Center 21, 36
Supergrade Legislation 21, 45
National Museum Act Legislation 22, 48
Chesapeake Bay Center for Field Biology 22, 51
Smithsonian Associates Magazine 22, 57
Smithsonian Art Commission 32
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 33
Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Design 56
Bicentennial of the American Revolution 59
International Symposium in May 60
American College Theater Festival 62
Arkansas Mid-America Center 64
National Portrait Gallery Commission Report 65
Legislative Proposal for Radio-Radar Astronomical Telescope 68
Resolution of Appreciation for Hillwood 78
Resolution: The Vice President 78
Other Business: Archives of American Art 78
Date for Spring Meeting 79
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