Joint Resolution Accepting the invitation of the Government of Norway to take part in an International Fisheries Exposition to be held at the city of Bergen, Norway, from May to September, ano Domini eighteen hundred and ninety-eight

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A suitable and proper exhibition and display of the food-fishes of the United States shall be made at the International Fisheries Exposition, Bergen, Norway, The Commissioner of Fish and Fisheries may use any portion of the collection in the National Museum for this exposition. The sum of $20,000 is appropriated to pay all costs pertaining to the exhibit and display at this exposition.


  • United States Fish Commission
  • International Fisheries Exposition (1898: Bergen, Norway)
  • United States National Museum


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  • 30 Stat. 733
  • Title 36, Patriotic and National Observances, Ceremonies and Organizations
  • Joint Resolution

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Statutes at Large

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30 Stat. 733 (1898); J. Res. No. 5 (Book)

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  • 1899
  • 01/25/1898


  • Finance
  • Fishes
  • Exhibitions
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Resolutions, Legislative

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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 733

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