Act of Congress Tablets

Act of Congress Tablets

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Erected: 1890.

Location: The National Cemetery. They are located at the north and south ends of the Cemetery Loop.

Description: Tablets commemorate establishment & protection of National Cemeteries. Said Act was enacted in February of 1867. Mounted at a slant on a tubular pedestal. Inscribed tablet details section 3 of Act, enabling misdemeanors & fines for destruction of National Cemeteries.

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