An act authorizing the establishing of a public park in the District of Columbia

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The establishment of Rock Creek Park is described with precise notations for its location and maintenance.


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 26 Stat. 492
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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26 Stat. 492 (1890); ch. 1001 (Book)

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


  • 1891
  • 09/27/1890




Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.)


Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 4; Page Numbers: 492-95

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