Walcott Resigns as Acting Asst. Secretary
Charles D. Walcott resigns as Acting Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum. Richard Rathbun's appointment as Assistant Secretary is modified to enable him to aid in the administration of museum affairs.
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1899, p. xiv-xv
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
June 30, 1898