House Report No. 2473 on H.R. 5144, an act to establish a national air museum, and for other purposes

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A report written for the Committee on the Library for H.R. 5144 which was a bill to establish a national air museum and for other purposes. It recommended that the bill be passed with the amendments the Committee had made based on the suggestion of the Smithsonian Institution. The amendments make the museum a bureau under the Institution instead of having it governed by a separate body.


  • O'Toole, Donald
  • United States Congress House Committee on the Library
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • National Air Museum (U.S.)


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  • H.R. Rep. 79-2473 (1946)
  • Title 20, Education
  • Report - Congressional

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House Reports, v. 8; 79th Congress, Sess. 2 (Book)

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  • 1946
  • 07/09/1946


  • Law
  • Legislation


Report - Congressional

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Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 1-2

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