An Act making appropriations for the naval service for the year one thousand eight hundred and forty-one


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The sum of $5,000 is appropriated for defraying the expense of transporting to the city of Washington and arranging and preserving the collections made by the exploring expedition.


26th Congress, Sess. 2, 1841


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  • 5 Stat. 419
  • Title 34, Navy
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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05 Stat. 419 (1841); ch. 34 (Book)

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


  • 1856
  • 03/03/1841


  • Finance
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Museum finance
  • Preservation of materials
  • Scientific expeditions


Public Law

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Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 419-20

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