An act to authorize Spencer F. Baird, assistant secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, to receive from the King of Sweden a diploma and medal, constituting him a member of the Norwegian Order of Saint Olaf, the same being a literary and scientific organization

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Summary

Spencer F. Baird, assistant secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, is authorized to receive a diploma and medal, constituting him a member of the Norwegian Order of Saint Olaf.

Author

45th Congress, Sess. 2, 1878

Subject

  • Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887
  • Oscar II King of Sweden 1829-1907
  • Assistant Secretary of the Smithsonian
  • Norwegian Order of Saint Olaf

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 20 Stat. 584
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

20 Stat. 584 (1878); ch. 369 (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1879
  • 06/20/1878

Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Honor
  • Gifts
  • Awards

Place

Sweden

Form/Genre

Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 584

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