An Act to Establish the Smithsonian Institution, Revised Statutes, Title LXXIII

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Summary

Outlines the organizational structure of the Institution and the functions of these divisions, including the Board of Regents, the Secretary, reception and arrangement of specimens and art objects, the Library, the building, and fiscal matters.

Subject

  • Board of Regents
  • Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contained within

Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections Vol. 18 (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

1880

Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Act to establish the "Smithsonian Institution," for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men

Physical description

pp. 761-768

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