An Act for the benefit of (the) Columbian Institute

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Summary

A tract of public ground is granted to the Columbian Institute. The boundaries of this tract are: on the east by the Botanical Garden; on the north by Pennsylvania Avenue; on the west by the Tiber and Canal; and on the south by Maryland Avenue.

Author

18th Congress, Sess. 1, 1824

Subject

  • United States Botanic Garden
  • Columbian Institute

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 6 Stat. 316
  • Title 20, Education
  • Private Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

06 Stat. 316 (1824); ch. 198 (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1846
  • 05/26/1824

Topic

  • Civil law
  • Land grants
  • Museums
  • Gardens

Physical description

Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 316

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