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American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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Other form(s) of name

  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Boston
  • American Academy of Arts & Sciences
  • American Academy

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Dates of existence

1780-

History

Established in 1780. "As one of the nation’s oldest learned societies and independent policy research centers, the Academy convenes leaders from the academic, business, and government sectors to address critical challenges facing our global society... The Academy’s membership of 4,600 Fellows and 600 Foreign Honorary Members includes many of the most accomplished scholars and practitioners worldwide." -https://www.amacad.org/content.aspx?i=104.

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Description identifier

US LCNAF n 79082160

Institution identifier

DDO-ICFA

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families

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Draft

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Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

This record was created by Shalimar White on August 18, 2014.

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