An Act To authorize the appointment of a commission to select such of the Patent Office models for retention as are deemed to be of value and historical interest and to dispose of said models, and for other purposes

Print

Narrow Your Results

Reset

Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.
 

Summary

A Commission, consisting of the Commissioner of Patents, the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, and a patent attorney, to be designated by the Commissioner Patents, is created to select such of the Patent Office models and exhibition exhibits as may be deemed to be of value and of historical interest. These items shall be placed in the Patent Office or the National Museum. The sum of $10,000 is appropriated in order to carry out the purposes of this Act.

Author

68th Congress, Sess. 2, 1925

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • United States Patent Office

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 43 Stat. 942
  • Title 35, Patents
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

43 Stat. 942 (1925); ch. 230 (Book)

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1925
  • 02/13/1925

Topic

  • Museum finance
  • Finance
  • Exhibitions
  • Historical models
  • Expenditures, Public
  • Administrative agencies

Form/Genre

Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 942-43

Full Record

View Full Record