Letter from Josiah Meigs to Asbury Dickens, Secretary of the Columbian Institute, April 13, 1821

ID: SIA RU007051 [SIA_007051_S02_B01_F02_D17]

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Form/Genre: Letters (correspondence)

Date: 1821

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7051, Columbian Institute Records, Image No. SIA_007051_S02_B01_F02_D17

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Summary

Letter from J. Meigs to the Secretary of the Columbian Institute, transmitting a certificate of the location, by the President of the United States of five acres of land, for the benefit of the Institute. Dated April 13, 1821.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7051, Columbian Institute Records, Image No. SIA_007051_S02_B01_F02_D17

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  • 1821
  • April 13, 1821

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Letters (correspondence)

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SIA RU007051 [SIA_007051_S02_B01_F02_D17]

Columbian Institute Washington City. April 13. 1821. [[vertical curlicue to right of last two lines of text]] Sir With this I transmit a Certificate of the Location, by the President of the United States, of Five Acres of Lands for the benefit of this Institute, in pursuance of the Act of Congress for that purpose. I have the honor to be very respectfully, Yours Joseph Meigs, Presidt. of Col. Institute. [[vertical curlicue to right of last two lines of text]] Mr. Secretary Dickins ~
[[Perpendicular to the address]] From J. Meigs to the Secretary of the Columbian Institute, transmitting a certificate of the location, by the President of the U.S. of five acres of land, for the benefit of the Institute. [[double line]] dated 13[[superscript]]th[[/superscript]]. April, 1821 [[double line]] [[/perpendicular]] Asbury Dickins , Esquire Secretary of the Columbian Institute