An act making appropriations to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal years ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and seventy-six, and for prior years, and for other purposes

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For the purpose of paying the expenses of transportation, care, and custody, arranging and exhibiting, and safe return of articles belonging to the United States to be presented and exhibited in the United States building at the Centennial Exhibition at Philadelphia in 1876, the sum of $21,000 is appropriated for the Smithsonian Institution.


Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)


Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 19 Stat. 41
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

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19 Stat. 41 (1876); ch. 88 (Book)

Contact information

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


  • 1877
  • 05/01/1876


  • Museum finance
  • Finance
  • Exhibitions
  • Expenditures, Public


Public Law

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Number of pages: 3; Page Numbers: 41, 45-46

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