An Act making appropriations for the legislative, executive, and judicial expenses of the Government, for the year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and sixty-nine

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Appropriations are listed for the United States Department of Agriculture including, for the new building, fifteen thousand dollars for heating apparatus; two thousand eight hundred and ninety dollars for gas fixtures; three thousand eight hundred and eighty dollars for cases for museum; six thousand two hundred and fifty-five dollars for painting walls and fitting up bath-rooms; twelve thousand five hundred dollars for purchase of furniture and fitting up laboratory; and twelve thousand dollars for grading, forming roads and walks.


United States Dept. of Agriculture


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 15 Stat. 92
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large


The appropriation of $3880 for cases for museum were to care for the Smithsonian's national collections.

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15 Stat. 92 (1868); ch. 176 (Book)

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


  • 1869
  • 07/20/1868


  • Museum finance
  • Roads
  • Heating
  • Finance
  • Furniture, equipment, etc
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Museums
  • Grounds maintenance
  • Sidewalks
  • Gas-fitting
  • Museums--Furniture, equipment, etc


Public Law

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Number of pages: 19; Page Numbers: 92-110

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