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amount annual appropriated approved July 13 August balance unexpended Baltimore banks boat bridge built carried cents channel Chief of Engineers cleared close commenced Company completed condition Congress construction continued contract Corps of Engineers cost Creek cubic yards dams December Delaware depth dike distance draw dredging ending June 30 estimated examination existing expended feet deep feet wide fiscal year ending freight freshet harbor act improvement increased Island jetty Landing length less logs lower March material mean low water miles Money mouth navigation obstructions obtained October OFFICE opened operations original Point port present Price proposed railroad reach removed respectfully river and harbor rock sand September 19 shoal shore side snags Sound statement STATISTICS steamers stone submitted survey tide tion Tons trees United upper Value vessels Virginia Washington width
Page 1541 - Provided, That contracts may be entered into by the Secretary of War for such materials and work...
Page 1498 - That a contract or contracts may be entered into by the Secretary of War for such materials and work as may be necessary to complete the same in accordance with the present project, to be paid for as appropriations may from time to time be made by law, not to exceed in the aggregate six hundred and sixty-one' thousand five hundred dollars, exclusive of the amount herein and heretofore appropriated...
Page 1179 - Resolves of 1904, which provided for the excavation of a channel 50 feet wide and 6 feet deep at mean low water, from Wolf Hill to Gloucester harbor...
Page 1744 - In view of these facts, I am of the opinion that the improvement of this bar would be of public service, and should be undertaken by the General Government. »##***
Page 1232 - In compliance with your instructions I have the honor to submit the following report of the...
Page 1243 - That such contracts as may be desirable may be entered into by the Secretary of War for the completion of the existing project, or any part of same, to be paid for as appropriations may from time to time be made by law.
Page 1658 - The land on both sides of the river is unsurpassed in the State for the cultivation of vegetables and semitropical fruits. Bounded on the east by the ocean and on the west by the lowlands west of the Upper St Johns River and of the Okeechobee region, it is cut off from the general railroad system of the State, which touches it only at Titusville, and extends to Eau Gallie.
Page 1670 - The project as modified calls for the formation of a channel 100 feet wide and 8 feet deep at mean low water from Tampa Bay to Manatee.
Page 1537 - SIR: I have the honor to transmit herewith my annual report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1907.