An Act Making appropriations to provide for the expenses of the government of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and thirteen, and for other purposes

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The sum of $4,850 is appropriated for completing the purchase, installation, and maintenance of water meters, to be placed on the water services of the Marine Barracks, Soldiers' Home, Howard University, Freedman's Hospital, Walter Reed Hospital, and Zoological Park. The meters are to be purchased, installed, and maintained by and remain under the observation of the officer in charge of the Washington Aqueduct.


  • Freedman's Hospital
  • Howard University
  • Marine Barracks
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)
  • Soldiers' Home
  • Walter Reed Hospital
  • Washington Aqueduct


Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 37 Stat. 139
  • Title 20, Education, Chapter 4
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

37 Stat. 139 (1912); ch. 182 (Book)

Contact information

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


  • 1913
  • 06/26/1912


  • Museum finance
  • Water-meters
  • Finance
  • Expenditures, Public


Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 139, 155

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