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Page 6 - ... to sue and be sued, and by that name and style to be capable, in law, of purchasing, taking, holding, and conveying any estate, real or personal, for the use of...
Page 8 - That if the annual election for officers should not be held at the stated day, the said corporation shall not be thereby dissolved, but the officers shall continue in office until a new election.
Page 7 - ... be sued ; to establish by-laws and orders for the regulation of said society, and the preservation and application of the funds thereof, provided the same be not repugnant to the constitution and laws of this commonwealth; and...
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Page 7 - December, in each year, and if any office should become vacant, it may be supplied by a special election, until the annual election then ensuing; and until the next annual election for officers in the month of December one thousand eight hundred and seventeen the present officers are hereby vested with power to perform the duties prescribed by the existing rules of the society, unless there be intermediate vacancies, and then the officer or officers to be elected, shall have the full power of his,...
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Page 6 - That all such persons as now are members of said society, according to its rules heretofore adopted, or that hereafter may become members of the same, agreeably to its rules and regulations, be, and they are hereby incorporated into a society by the name of " The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia...
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