A Resolution concerning the statue of Washington, by Greenough

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The Secretary of the Navy is authorized and instructed to take measures for the importation and erection of the statue of Washington, by Horatio Greenough.


  • Greenough, Horatio 1805-1852
  • Washington, George 1732-1799
  • United States Dept. of the Navy


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 5 Stat. 409
  • Title 40, Public Buildings, Property, and Works
  • Resolution

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Statutes at Large

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05 Stat. 409 (1840); Res. 4 (Book)

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


  • 1856
  • 05/27/1840


  • Sculpture
  • Statues



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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 409

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