An Act making Appropriations for sundry Civil Expenses of the Government for the Year ending the thirtieth of June, eighteen hundred and sixty-one

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Summary

The sum of $500 is appropriated for repairing the fence around that portion of the mall where the Smithsonian building is situated. For the surveying the public lands, $50,000 is provided. The sum of $4,000 is appropriated for the preservation of the collections of the exploring and surveying expeditions of the government.

Author

36th Congress, Sess. 1, 1860

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 12 Stat. 104
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

12 Stat. 104 (1860); ch. 211 (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1863
  • 06/25/1860

Topic

  • Surveying
  • Finance
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Museum finance
  • Buildings
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Fences
  • Preservation of materials
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction

Form/Genre

Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 3; Page Numbers: 104, 108-09

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