An Act making appropriations for the civil and diplomatic expenses of Government for the year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and fifty-two, and for other purposes

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Two copies of the Annals of Congress shall be distributed to the Smithsonian Institution. To enable the Smithsonian Institution to publish a new edition of Wilke's Narrative, the accompanying series of papers, plates and engravings which have been made are ordered to be delivered to the Institution.


  • Wilkes, Charles 1798-1877
  • Annals of Congress
  • United States Exploring Expedition (USEE)


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  • 9 Stat. 598
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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09 Stat. 598 (1851); ch. 32 (Book)

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


  • 1862
  • 03/03/1851


  • Scientific expeditions
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Museums
  • Museum publications


Public Law

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Number of pages: 3; Page Numbers: 598-600

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