An Act making appropriations for the civil and diplomatic expenses of Government for the fiscal year ending the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-five, and for other purposes

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Provision is made for the payment of $4,000 to Horatio Greenough for statues for the east front of the Capitol.


  • Greenough, Horatio 1805-1852
  • United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)


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  • 5 Stat. 681
  • Title 40, Public Buildings, Property, and Works
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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05 Stat. 681 (1844); ch. 105 (Book)

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


  • 1856
  • 06/17/1844


  • Museum finance
  • Sculpture
  • Finance
  • Expenditures, Public
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Public Law

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Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 681, 690

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