Appointment of Accountant for Smithsonian

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Summary

The Board of Regents authorizes the Secretary to appoint a person at a salary not to exceed $400 per annum to act as bookkeeper and accountant of the Institution.

Subject

Board of Regents

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1848. Washington, D.C.: Tippin and Streeper, 1849, p. 9.

Contact information

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

Date

January 3, 1849

Topic

  • Finance
  • Secretaries
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Budget

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