Senate Proceedings, 01/06/1845

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Summary

Mr. Tappan presents a memorial from a number of citizens of Ohio asking for the passage of the bill for the establishment of the Smithsonian Institution.

Author

28th Congress, Sess. 2

Subject

  • Tappan, Benjamin
  • United States Congress

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • Title 20, Education
  • Congressional Record

Contained within

The Congressional Globe, vol. XIV (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1845
  • 01/06/1845

Topic

  • Memorials
  • Act to establish the "Smithsonian Institution," for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men
  • SI, Early History

Form/Genre

Congressional Record

Physical description

Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 93

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