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40TH CONGRESS, | HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
THE BOARD OF REGENTS
OPERATIONS, EXPENDITURES, AND CONDITION OF THE
INSTITUTION FOR THE YEAR 1868.
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IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES.
MARCH 1, 1869. Resolted, That five thousand copies of the report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year eighteen hundred and sixty-eight be printed-tbree thousand for the use of the Senate, and two thousand for the Institution; and that said report be stereotyped: Provided, That the aggregate number of pages of said report shall not exceed four hundred and fifty, with. out illustrations, except those furnished by the Institution.
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
FEBRUARY 27, 1869. Resolved, That there be printed five thousand extra copies of the report of the Smithsonian Institution-three thousand for the use of the House, and two thousand for the Institution-. the same to be stereotyped at the expense heretofore provided for.
SECRETARY OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION,
The annual report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1868.
FEBRUARY 13, 1869.–Laid on the table and ordered to be printed.
Washington, February 3, 1869. SIR: In behalf of the Board of Regents I have the honor to submit to the Congress of the United States the annual report of the operations, expenditures, and condition of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1868. I have the honor to be, very respectfully, your obedient servant,
Secretary Smithsonian Institution. Hon. B. F. WADE,
President of the Senate. Hon. SCHUYLER COLFAX,
Speaker of the House of Representatives.