An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1928, and for other purposes

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The following sums are appropriated: $80,000 for safeguarding the dome of the rotunda, Natural History Building, United States National Museum, of this sum $5,000 may be used to reimburse the Supervising Architect's Office for drawings and specifications; and $4.86 for American ethnology.


  • Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology
  • Natural History Building
  • United States National Museum


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 45 Stat. 2
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

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45 Stat. 2 (1927); ch. 5 (Book)

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


  • 1929
  • 12/22/1927


  • Design
  • Museum finance
  • Conservation and restoration
  • Architects
  • Architecture
  • Finance
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Ethnology
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Rotundas
  • Architecture--Design and plans
  • Buildings--Conservation and restoration
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction


Public Law

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Number of pages: 3; Page Numbers: 2, 6, 45

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