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" 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... "
The Statutes at Large of the United States from ... - Page 8
by United States - 1905
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Hearings Before the Committee on Agriculture During the Second ..., Volume 3

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture - Commodity exchanges - 1910 - 612 pages
...exclude the possibility of sectarian control. This provision of the charter is as f ollows : That persona of every religious denomination shall be capable of...account of his sentiments in matters of religion. So far as the board of trustees is concerned, this provision simply prevents any person from being...
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Report of Hearings on H. Res. 587, Calling Upon the Attorney-general to ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia - 1910 - 72 pages
...exclude the possibility of sectarian control. This provision of the charter is as follows: That persons of every religious denomination shall be capable of...account of his sentiments in matters of religion. So far as the board of trustees is concerned, this provision simply prevents any person from being...
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Extending the Benefits of the Morrill Acts to the District of Columbia

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture - School lands - 1910 - 80 pages
...authenticate and perpetrate the memory of such graduation. SEC. 7. And be it further enacted. That persons of every religious denomination shall be capable of...account of his sentiments in matters of religion. SEC. 8. And be it further enacted, That no misnomer of the said corporation shall defeat or annul any...
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Extension of Morrill Acts to District of Columbia

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture and Forestry - Agricultural education - 1910 - 102 pages
...read you a clause from the charter upon that point? SEC. 7. And be it further enai-te'i, That persons of every religious denomination shall be capable of...refused admittance into said college, or denied any of its privileges, immunities, or advantages for or on account of his sentiments in matters of religion...
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The Statutes at Large of Pennsylvania from 1682 to 1801, Volume 16

Pennsylvania, James Tyndale Mitchell, Henry Flanders - Law - 1911 - 696 pages
...ordinances shall be of force, which shall be repugnant to the laws of this state. Seventh, Persons of every religious denomination shall be capable of...elected trustees, nor shall any person, either as principal, master or pupil, be refused admittance for his conscientious perenasion in matters of religion,...
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Selected Addresses

James Burrill Angell - Education - 1912 - 306 pages
...catholicity of this charter of 1821 is shown in this memorable article: "Be it enacted, that persons of every religious denomination shall be capable of being elected trustees; nor shall any person, as president, professor, instructor, or pupil, be refused admittance for his conscientious persuasion...
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Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of the State of South ...

South Carolina - Law - 1914 - 734 pages
...and diplomas. 7. All Sects Admitted. — That no pupil will be refused admittance into said school or denied any of the privileges, immunities or advantages...account of his sentiments in matters of religion. 8. By-Laws, Etc. — That it shall be the duty of the said Board of Trustees to keep a regular book...
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Records of the Columbia Historical Society, Washington, D.C., Volume 19

Columbia Historical Society (Washington, D.C.) - Washington (D.C.) - 1916 - 262 pages
...the charter was that "Persons of every religious denomination shall be capable of being elected as trustees; nor shall any person either as President,...pupil, be refused admittance into said college, or be denied any of its priviliges, immunities ; or advantages thereof for or on account of his sentiments...
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Illustrations for Sermons and Instructions: Definitions, Word-pictures ...

Charles Jerome Callan - Homiletical illustrations - 1916 - 392 pages
...University at Easton, Pa. After quoting from the charter Article VIII, which provides "that persons of every religious denomination shall be capable of...elected trustees, nor shall any person, either as principal, professor, tutor or pupil be refused admittance into said college, or denied any of the...
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Catalogue of the Columbian College in the District of Columbia

Columbian College in the District of Columbia - 1928 - 438 pages
...benefit, is founded on the most liberal principles," and quoted the provision of the charter that "persons of every religious denomination shall be capable of...account of his sentiments in matters of religion." By 1822 the main building, begun early in 1820, was completed sufficiently to be used for purposes...
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