An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-six, and for prior years, and for other purposes

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The following sums are appropriated: $426.57 (set forth in H. Doc. No. 324) for repairs to the Holt Mansion for the National Zoological Park; $493.45 for expenses of repairs and labor for the preservation of the Holt Mansion; $125 for the transportation of a collection of antique pottery, being the gift of the President of the Republic of Nicaragua to the National Museum; and $4.77 for North American Ethnology.


  • Holt House
  • Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum


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  • 29 Stat. 267
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large


H. R. Doc. No. 54-324 (1896) is noted

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29 Stat. 267 (1896); ch. 373 (Book)

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  • 1897
  • 06/08/1896


  • Museum finance
  • Architecture
  • Finance
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Pottery
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Gifts
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction




Public Law

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Number of pages: 3; Page Numbers: 267, 279, 307

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