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

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For the completion of the publication of the works of the United States Exploring Expedition, $25,000 is appropriated.


United States Exploring Expedition (USEE)


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  • 10 Stat. 189
  • Title 34, Navy
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large


The collections of the United States Exploring Expedition were later transferred to the Smithsonian.

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10 Stat. 189 (1853); ch. 97 (Book)

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


  • 1855
  • 03/03/1853


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


Public Law

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Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 189-90

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