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Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1829/06/27 James Smithson dies in Genoa, Italy, having never visited the United States. Died
1846/00/00 Smithsonian is chartered by Congress due to the generous bequest of approximately $500000 by James Smithson. Benefactor Smithsonian Institution Building Washington, DC
1904/01/25 Smithson's body is place in the Smithsonian Institution Building. Alexander Graham Bell and his wife, Mabel, had departed Genoa on 7 January 1904 and escorted Smithson's remains to DC, arriving on 20 January. In Memoriam Smithsonian Institution Building Washington, DC
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