USNM Director's Annual Report to Congress

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Summary

The United States National Museum director is directed to report annually to the United States Congress on the progress of the Museum and its present condition.

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • United States Congress

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Goode (p. 840) incorrectly lists the year of this act as 1887.
  • Goode, George Brown, ed. The Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1896, The History of Its First Half Century. Washington, D.C.: De Vinne Press, 1897, p. 840.
  • Rhees, William Jones. The Smithsonian Institution: Documents Relative to Its Origin and History: 1835-1899, Vol. 1, 1835-1887. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1901, p. 944, 1253.

Contact information

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

Date

July 7, 1884

Topic

  • Serial publications
  • Law
  • Annual Reports
  • Museums
  • Museum directors
  • Legislation
  • Museum publications

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