An Act for the relief of Charles Wilkes, junior

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The sum of $3,300 is appropriated to pay for the astronomical and mathematical instruments procured by Charles Wilkes for the exploring expedition to the Pacific Ocean and South Seas.


Wilkes, Charles 1798-1877


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 6 Stat. 415
  • Title 34, Navy
  • Private Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

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06 Stat. 415 (1830); ch. 85 (Book)

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


  • 1830
  • 05/05/1830


  • Scientific expeditions
  • Museum finance
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments
  • Finance
  • Civil law
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Mathematics


  • Pacific Ocean
  • Oceania

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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 415

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