National Geographic : 1896 Dec
flemberebip. (NOVEMBER 28, 1896.) Honorary, 12. Active, 1,008. Corresponding, 316. Total, 1,336. The List of Honorary Members includes The President of the United States. The List of Active Members includes Seventeen members of the Diplomatic Corps,'the Chief-Justice and one member of the U. S. Supreme Court, two Cabinet Officers, seven Senators, five members of the House of Representatives, the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, the presi dents of Columbian, Georgetown, and Johns Hop kins Universities, and the following, arranged in numerical order, according to membership : Cosmos Club, - - - - 190 Board of Trade, - - - - 91 Loyal Legion (D. C. Com'd'ry), - 85 Faculties of Colleges and Schools, - 82 Physicians, - - - - - 67 Sons of the American Revolution, - 65 Lawyers, - - - - - 63 Geological Survey, - - - - 57 Navy, - - - - - - 55 Army, - - - - - - 49 Coast and Geodetic Survey, - - 39 Agricultural Depart., inclu. Weather Bu., 35 Clergy, - - - - - - 20 The Press, - - - - - 16 Smithsonian Institut'n and Nat'l Museum, 15 Hydrographic Office, - - - 10 Civil Service Commission, - - 8 Naval Observatory, - - - 6 Weather Bureau, - - - - 5 The List of Corresponding Members includes officers of the Army, Navy, Diplomatic Corps and Consular Service, Superintendents of colleges and schools, authors, travelers, and students, to whom the National Geographic Magazine brings each month its quota of news and information.