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An Act to Provide for the Maintenance of the Agricultural and Mechanical College for the Colored Race.

1897 Public Laws: Chapter 486

Public Laws and Resolutions of the State of North Carolina Passed in 1897 - Page 662.

The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:

Section 1. That the sum of five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) be and the same is hereby appropriated for the maintenance and equipment of the Agricultural and Mechanical College for the colored race for each of the years eighteen hundred and ninety-seven and eighteen hundred and ninety-eight, to be in instalments of twenty-five hundred dollars on the first days of April and October of each year 1897 and 1898.

Sec. 2. This Act shall be in force from and after its ratification.

Ratified the 9th day of March, A.D. 1897.

Daniel L. Russell, Jr., Governor
Charles A. Reynolds, Lt. Governor and President of the Senate
A.F. Hileman, Speaker of the House of Representatives

State of North Carolina,
Office of Secretary of State,
Raleigh, April 28th, 1897.

I, Cyrus Thompson, Secretary of State, hereby certify that
the foregoing (manuscript) are true copies of the original acts
and resolutions on file in this office.

Cyrus Thompson,
Secretary of State.

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