USDA-SI Payroll Agreement Signed

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Under Secretary Dean Anderson signs a formal agreement with the Department of Agriculture's National Finance Center making the Center the Institution's payroll/personnel processing center. At the time, the NFC was handling the payrolls of more than 20 other federal government agencies, including the Census Bureau, the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.


  • Anderson, Dean
  • United States Dept. of Agriculture


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 5, "The Torch," June 1987, p. 3.

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May 12, 1987


  • Payrolls
  • Finance

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