An Act for the relief of Charles Wilkes, junior

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Summary

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.

Author

21st Congress, Sess. 1, 1830

Subject

Wilkes, Charles 1798-1877

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

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

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

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

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1830
  • 05/05/1830

Topic

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

Place

  • Pacific Ocean
  • Oceania

Physical description

Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 415

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