An Act In aid of the World's Fair Prize Winners' Exposition to be held at New York City

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All articles imported from foreign countries for the sole purpose of exhibition at the World's Fair Prize Winners Exposition shall be admitted free of payment of duty, customs fees or charges. It shall be lawful to sell for delivery, at the close of the exposition, any of the goods or property imported for and actually on exhibition. All of the provisions of public resolution numbered thirty, entitled "Joint resolution authorizing foreign exhibitors at the World's Columbian Exposition to bring to this country foreign laborers from their respective countries for the purpose of preparing for and making their exhibits," approved August 5th, 1892, are hereby extended to and made applicable to the World's Fair Prize Winners' Exposition.


  • World's Fair Prize Winners Exposition
  • World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)


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  • 28 Stat. 8
  • Title 36, Patriotic and National Observances, Ceremonies and Organizations
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large


Joint Resolution No. 30, 52d Congress, Sess. 1, Aug. 5, 1892, is noted.

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28 Stat. 8 (1893); ch. 15 (Book)

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


  • 1895
  • 11/03/1893


  • Duty-free importation
  • Tariff
  • Exhibitions


Public Law

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Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 8-9

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