Joint Resolution Authorizing the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to permit the Secretary of War to erect temporary buildings in the Smithsonian Grounds

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The Board of Regents is authorized to grant permission to the Secretary of War to erect for the use of the War Department a temporary structure in the Smithsonian Grounds. The Secretary of War shall have such buildings removed from the grounds within three years from the date of the approval of this resolution.


  • Board of Regents
  • United States. Dept of War


Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 40 Stat. 102
  • Title 20, Education
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large


Issued as H. J. Res. 94; Pub. Res., No. 5

Contained within

40 Stat. 102 (1917); ch. 25 (Book)

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


  • 1919
  • 06/09/1917


  • Wartime Activities
  • Construction (Buildings)


Public Law

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Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 102

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