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Summary

George H. Boehmer visits Europe as the appointed agent of the Library of Congress to exchange the official publications of the United States Government for like publications of foreign governments. His mission is to obtain sets of laws and historical publications and to add countries to the list for exchanges.

Subject

  • International Exchange Service (IES)
  • Library of Congress

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1884. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1885, p. 99.
  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1885. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1886, p. 49-52.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

July 24, 1884

Topic

  • International relations
  • Museums
  • Exchanges, Literary and scientific
  • Museum publications

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