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drop-title] Bequest of James Smithson. Message from the President of the United States, upon the subject of the bequest of James Smithson to the United States. December 10, 1838. Read, and referred to a select committee.

Van Buren, Martin (President, 1837?1841).

Published by [Washington, 1838
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Status update on the legacy left by Smithson for the foundation of the Smithsonian. Government document: 25th Congress, 3d Session. Doc. No. 11. Ho. of Reps. Executive. 8vo. 18 pp. Removed from a nonce volume; stitch holes inner margin, touching a letter or two on some pages. Title-page with inked notation on p. [1] and lower margin of p. 18. Last leaf with long tear extending into text. Light foxing. Bookseller Inventory # 18889

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Title: drop-title] Bequest of James Smithson. ...

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Publication Date: 1838

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