An Act To authorize the Secretary of War to furnish to the National Museum certain articles of the arms, material, equipment, or clothing heretofore issued or produced for the United States Army, and to dispose of colors, standards, and guidons of demobilized organizations of the United State Army, and for other purposes

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Military equipment and specimens of arms, material, equipment, or clothing used or produced by the Army are to be exhibited in the National Museum.


  • United States. Secretary of War
  • United States. Army
  • United States National Museum


Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 41 Stat. 1438
  • Title 10, Armed Forces; Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

41 Stat. 1438 (1921), ch. 166 (Book)

Contact information

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


  • 1921
  • 03/04/1921


  • Military paraphernalia
  • Preservation of materials


Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 1438-39

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