House of Representatives Rep. No. 370

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Robert Dale Owen from the Select Committee on the Smithsonian Bequest reports H.R. 5 and a substitute for H.R. 5. The Committee also reports on the interest on the state bonds not yet paid.


Owen, Robert Dale 1801-1877


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  • H.R. Rep. No. 370
  • Title 20, Education
  • Report - Congressional


see H.R. 5 and H.R. 5, amended

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  • 1977
  • 02/28/1846


  • Smithson Bequest
  • Trusts and trustees
  • Interest
  • Stocks
  • Act to establish the "Smithsonian Institution," for the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men
  • Science
  • Museums
  • National Collections
  • Astronomy


Report - Congressional

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Number of pages: 12; Page Numbers: 1-12

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