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IN CHARGE OF CAPT. W. L. FISK, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Inspection of the improvement of the South Pass of the Mississippi River, 166; Tche.
functe River and Bogue Falia, La., Tickfaw River, La., 167; Amite River, La., Bayou
La Fourche, La., 163; Bayou Terrebonne, La., Bayou Plaquemine, La., 169; Bayou
Courtableau, La., 170; Calcasieu River and Pass, La., Bayou Pierre, Miss., 171; Sa-
bine Pass, Tex., 172.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. 0. H. ERNST, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Entrance to Galveston Harbor, Tex., 172; Ship-channel in Galveston Bay, Tex., 173 ;
Trinity River, Tex., Buffalo Bayou, Tex., 174; mouth of Brazos River, Tex., Pass
Cavallo Inlet to Matagorda Bay, Tes., Aransas Pass and Bay up to Rockport and
Corpus Christi, Tex., 175; harbor at Brazos Santiago, Tex., 176.
IN CHARGE OF CAPT. J. H. WILLARD, CORPS OF ENGINEERS—
Red River, La, and Ark., 176; survey of Red River, Cypress Bayou, Tex. and La.,
177 ; Ouachita and Black Rivers, Ark. and La., Ouachita River, Ark. above Cam-
den, Bayou D'Arbonne, La., 178; Little River, La., Bayou Bartholomew, La. and
Ark., Bayou Bæuf, La., 179; Tensas River and Bayou Macon, La., Bayous Ronde-
vay and Vidal, La. by removing obstructions, 180; Big Black River, Miss., Yazoo
River, Miss., Tchula Lake, Miss., 181; Tallahatchee River, Miss.; Steelo's Bayou,
Miss., 182; Big Sunflower "River, Miss., Big Hatchee River, Tenn., Forked Deer
River, Tenn., 183; water-gauges on the Mississippi River and its principal trib-
IN CHARGE OF CAPT. H. S. TABOR, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Red River above Fulton, Ark., 184; Little Red River, Ark., removing obstruc-
tions in Arkansas River, Ark., 185 ; Arkansas River, Ark. and Kans., 186; Petit
Jean River, Ark., 187; Fourche River, Ark., White River, Ark., 188; Cache River,
Ark., Black River, Ark. and Mo., 189; Black River, Mo., St. Francis River, Ark.,
St. Francis River, Mo, from Greenville to the Arkansas State line, 190; Little River,
Mo. from Hornersville to its junction with the St. Francis River, 191.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. A. M. MILLER, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Removing snags and wrecks from the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers, 191 ; remov-
ing obstrnctions Missouri River, Mississippi River between the Ohio and Illinois
Rivers, 192; Gasconade River, Mo.,194; Osage River, Mo. and Kan., 195; exami-
nations and survey, 195.
IN CHARGE OF Capt. E. H. RUFFNER, CORPS OF ENGINEERS,
Mississippi River between the Des Moines Rapids and the mouth of the Illinois River,
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. A. MACKENZIE, CORPS OF ENGINEERS—
Upper Mississippi River, operations of snag-boats and dredge-boats, 196; Mississippi
River from Minneapolis to Des Moines Rapids, 197 ; Des Moines Rapids (Mississippi
River), operating and care of Des Moines Rapids Canal, 193; Dry-dock at Des
Moines Rapids Canal, harbors of refuge on Lake Pepin at Lake City, Minn., 199;
harbors of refuge on Lako Pepin at Stockholm, Wis., 200.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. CHARLES J. ALLEN, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Preservation of the Falls of St. Anthony, Minn., 200; Construction of lock and dam
on the Mississippi River at Meeker's Island, Minn., Mississippi River above the Falls
of St. Anthony, Minn., 201; Reservoirs at headwaters of the Mississippi River, 202;
Chippewa River, including Yellow Banks, Wis., St. Croix River, Wis. and Mion.,
203; Minnesota River, Minn., Red River of the North, Minn. and Dak., 204; Mis-
souri River from Sioux City, Iowa, to Fort Benton, Mont., 205; Yellowstone River,
Mont. and Dak., 206; examinations and surveys, 206.
IN CHARGE OF LIEUT. Col. J. W. BARLOW, Corps or ENGINEERS,
Tennessee River, 207; French Broad River, Tenn., 208; Little Tennessee River,
Tenn., Hiawassee River, Tenn., Clinch River, Tenn., 209; Duck River, Tenn.,
Cumberland River, Tenn. and Ky., 210 ; South Fork of Cumberland River, Ky., 211;
Caney Fork River, Tenn., 212 ; examinations and survey, 212.
IN CHARGE OF LIEUT. COL. WILLIAM E. MERRILL, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Ohio River, 213; operating and caro of Davis Island Dam Ohio River, 314; Mo-
nonga hela River, W. Va. and Pa., operating and care of lock and dam No. 9,
Monongahela River, 215; Allegheney River, Pa., dam at Herr's Island Allo-
gheney River, ice-harbor at mouth of Muskingum River, Ohio, 216; Muskingum
River, Ohio, operating and care of the locks and dams on the Muskingum River,
Ohio, 217; examinations and surveys, 218.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. AMoS STICKNEY, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Falls of the Ohio, Louisville, Ky., 218; Indiana Chute Falls of the Ohio River, op-
erating and care of the Louisville and Portland Canal, 219; Wabash River, Ind.
and Ill., 220; White River, Ind., Tradewater River, Ky., 221.
IN CHARGE OF COL. WILLIAM P. CRAIGHILL, CORPS OF ENGINEERS,
Great Kanawha River, W. Va., 222; operating and care of locks and dams on the
Great Kanawha River, W. Va., harbor of refuge at mouth of Great Kanawha River,
W. Va., 223; Elk River, W. Va., Ganley River, W. Va., 2:24; New River, Va. and W.
Va., 225; examinations, 226.
IN CHARGE OF CAPT. D. W. LOCKWOOD, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Kentucky River, Ky., 226; operating and keeping in repair locks and dams on the
Kentucky River, Ky., Licking River, Ky. from Farmer's to West Liberty, Big
Sandy River, W. Va. and Ky., 227; Guyandotte River, W. Va., Little Kanawba
River, W. Va., 228; Buckhannon River, W. Va., 229; examinations and surveys, 229.
IN CHARGE OF Capt. James B. QUINX, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Harbor at Duluth, Minn., 229; harbor at Superior Bay and St. Louis Bay, Wis.,
230; harbor at Ayate Bay, Minn., 231; harbor at Grand Marais, Minn., 232.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. CHARLES E. L. B. Davis, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Ashland Harbor, Wis., Ontonagon Harbor, Mich., Eagle Harbor, Mich., 233; estab-
lishment and maintenance of harbor-lines in Portage Lake, Mich., Marquette Har-
bor, Mich., 234; harbor of refuge Grand Marias, Mich., Manistiqne Harbor, Mich.,
235; Cedar River Harbor, Mich., Menomonee Harbor, Mich. and Wis., 236; Oconto
Harbor, Wis., Pensaukee Harbor, Wis., 237; Green Bay Harbor, Wis., harbor of
refuge at entrance of Sturgeon Bay Canal, Wis., 238; Abnapee Harbor, Wis., Ke-
waunee Harbor, Wis., 239; Two Rivers Harbor, Wis., Manitowoc Harbor, Wis., 240;
Sheboygan Harbor, Wis., 241; Port Washington Harbor, Wis., 242.
IN CHARGE OF CAPT. W. L. MARSHALL, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Harbor of refuge, Milwaukee Bay, Wis., 242; Milwaukee Harbor, Wis., 243; Racino
Harbor, Wis., Kenosha Harbor, Wis., 244; Waukegan Harbor, Ill., Fox and Wis-
consin Rivers, Wis., 245; operating and care of locks and dams on the Fox and Wis-
consin Rivers, Wis., Chicago Harbor, Ill., 247 ; Calumet Harbor, ill., 248; Illinois
River, II., 249; Calumet River, Ill. and Ind., 230.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. S. M. MANSFIELD, CORPS OF ENGINEERS,
Charlevoix Harbor and entrance to Pine Lake, Mich., 251; Frankford Harbor, Mich.,
252; harbor of refuge at Portage Lake, Mich., Manistee Harbor, Mich., Ludington
Harbor, Mich., 253; Pentwater Harbor, Mich., White River Harbor, Mich., 254;
Muskegon Harbor, Mich., Grand Haven Harbor, Mich., 255; Black Lake Harbor,
Mich., Saugatuck Harbor, Mich., 256; South Haven Harbor, Mich., Saint Joseph
Harbor, Mich., 257 ; Saint Joseph River, Mich. from its inouth to Berrien Springs,
Michigan City Harbor, Ind., 258.
IN CHARGE OF LIEUT. COL. O. M. POE, CORPS OF ENGINEERS--
St. Mary's Falls Canal and River, Mich., 259; operating and care of St. Mary's
Falls Canal, Mich., dry-dock at St. Mary's Falls Canal, Mich., 260 ; Hay Lake
Channel, St. Mary's River, Mich., harbor at Sheboygan, Mich., 261; harbor at
Thunder Bay, Mich., 262; harbor at Arı Sable, Mich., Saginaw River, Mich., 263;
harbor of refuge at Sand Beach Lake Huron, Mich., mouth of Black River, Mich.,
264; Clinton River, Mich., St. Clair Flats Capal, Mich., 265; operating and care of
St. Clair Flats Canal, Mich., 256; Grosse Point Channel, Mich., Detroit River,
Mich., 267; Rouge River, Mich. at its junction with Detroit River and up the river
as far as the bridge of St. Lonis and Wabash Railroad, 268.
IN CHARGE OF Maj. L. COOPER OVERMAN, CORPS OF ENGINEERS,
Monroe Harbor, Mich., 268; Toledo Harbor, Ohio, 269; Port Clinton Harbor, Ohio,
270; Sandusky City Harbor, Ohio, Sandusky River, Ohio, 271; Huron Harbor, Ohio,
Vermillion Harbor, Ohio, 272; Black River Harbor, Ohio, Rocky River, Obio, 273;
Cleveland Harbor, Ohio, 274; Fairport Harbor, Ohio, 273; Ashtabula Harbor, Ohio,
Conneaut Harbor, Ohio, 276.
IN CHARGE OF CAPT. F. A. MAHAN, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Erie Harbor, Penn., 277; preservation and protection of the Peninsula of Presque
Isle (Erie Harbor) Penn., Dunkirk Harbor, N. Y., 278; Buffalo Harbor, N. Y., Tona-
wanda Harbor and Niagara River, N. Y., 279; Wilson Harbor, N. Y., Olcott Har-
bor, N. Y., 230; Oak Orchard Harbor, N. Y., 281; examination and survey, 282.
IN CHARGE OF Capt. CARL F. PALFREY, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Charlotte Harbor, N. Y., Great Sodus Harbor, N. Y., 282; Little Sodus Harbor, N.Y.,
283; Oswego Harbor, N. Y., 284; Sackett's Harbor, N. Y., 265.
IN CHARGE or Maj. M. B. Adams, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Ogdensburgh Harbor, N. Y., 285; Grass River (at Massena), N. Y., breakwater at
Rouse's Point, Lake Champlain, N. Y., 286; Swanton Harbor, Vt., channel between
the islands of North Hero and South Hero (Lake Champlain) Vt., breakwater at
Gordon's Landing (Lake Champlain) Vt., 287 ; Plattsburgh Harbor, N. Y., Burling-
ton Harbor, Vt., 238; Otter Creek, Vt., Ticonderoga River, N. Y., narrows at Lake
Champlain, N. Y. and Vt., 289.
IN CHARGE OF COL. G. H. MENDELL, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Napa River, Cal., Oakland Harbor, Cal., 290; Redwood Harbor, Cai., survey of
San Francisco Harbor, San Pablo and Suisun baye, Straits of Carquinez, and
mouths of Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers, Cal., 291.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. W. H. H. BENYAURD, CORPS OF ENGINEERS—
Harbor at San Lins Obispo, Cal., Wilmington Harbor, Cal., 292; San Diego Harbor,
Cal., surveys of San Diego Harbor, Newport Harbor, and San Lius Obispo Har-
bor, Cal., 293; examination and surveys, 293.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. WILLIAM H. HEUER, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
San Joaqnin River, Stockton and Mormon Slouglis, Cal., 293 ; Mokelumue River,
Cal., 294; Sacramento and Feather rivers, Cal., Petaluma Creek, Cal., 295; Hum-
boldt Harbor and Bay, Cal., 296.
IN CHARGE OF Capt. WILLARD YOUNG, CORPS OF ENGINEERS,
Coquille River, Oregon, 296; entrance to Coos Bay, Oregon, 297 ; Umpqua River,
Oregon, 298; entrance to Yaquina Bay, Oregon, 299; Tillamook Bay and Bar, Ore-
gon, 300; examination and survey, 300.
IN CHARGE OF Maj. Tuomas H. HANDBURY, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Mouth of the Columbia River, Oregon and Wash., construction of canal at the Cas-
cades (Columbia River) Oregon, 301; Chehalis River, Wash., 302; Skagit Steila-
quamish Nootsack Snohomish and Snoqualmię rivers, Wash., gauging waters of
the Columbia River, Oregon, 303; examinations and surveys, 304.
IN CHARGE OF MAJOR W. A. Jones, Corps OF ENGINEERS -
Colambia and Lower Willamette rivers below Portland, Oregon 304; Upper Willa-
mette River, Oregon, Upper Colnınbia and Snake Rivers, Oregon and Wash., 305;
Lower Clearwater River, Idaho, Cowlitz River, Wash., 306.
EXAMINATIONS, SURVEYS, AND CONTINGENCIES OF RIVERS AND HAR-
Report of the Board of Engineers relative to the construction of certain brides across
the Missouri, Mississippi, and Illinois rivers, 307; bridge across Staten Island Sound,
known as Arthur Kill; report of Board of Engineers on Senate Bill No. 1850, Fiftieth
Congress, first session, to authorize the construction of a bridge across the waters of
Arthur Kill at or near the town of Westfield, Staten Island; highway bridge across
that part of the waters of Lake Champlain lying between the towns of North Hero
and Alburgh, Vt.; bridge of the Kansas City, Topeka and Western Railroad Company
across Missouri River at Sibley, Mo.; bridge of the Chicago, Saint Louis and New
Orleans Railroad Company across the Ohio River at East Cairo, Ky. ; free wagon
bridge across the Cumberland River near the city of Nashville, Tenn.; bridge of
the Ohio River Railroad Company across Great Kanawha River near Point Pleasant,
W. Va.; bridge across the west channel of the Detroit River, to connect Belle Isle
Park with the mainland; international bridge of the Sault Sainte Marie Bridge
Company across Sainte Marie River; bridge of the Nebraska Railway Company
across Missouri River at Nebraska City, 308; combined railway and wagon bridge
of the Omaha and Council Bluffs Railway and Bridge Company across Missouri
River between Omaha, Nebr., and Council Bluffs, Iowa; bridge of the New York
and Long Island Bridge Company across the East River between the city of New
York and Long Island; bridge of the Ohio Valley Railway Company across the
Tradewater River, Ky. ; bridge of the Sioux City Bridge Company across the Mis-
souri River at Sioux City, Iowa; highway bridge of the Central Railway and Bridge
Company of Newport, Ky., across the Ohio River, between Cincinnati, Ohio, and
Newport, Ky:; bridges of the Georgia Pacific Railroad Company across the Sun-
flower and Yazoo rivers; high bridge across the Mississippi River at Dubuque,
Iowa; bridge of the Ohio Connecting Railway Company across the Ohio River,
near the mouth of Cork's Run, in Allegheny County, Pa.; bridge of the Georgia
Pacific Railway Company across the Toinbigbee River at Waverly, Miss.; bridge
of the Memphis and Charleston Railroad Company across the Tennessee River at
Chattanooga, Tenn. ; bridge of the Kansas City and Memphis Railway and Bridge
Company across the Mississippi River at Memphis, Tenn., 309.
INTERFERENCES WITH NAVIGATION BY BRIDGES, CAUSEWAYS, AND
RECONNAISSANCES AND EXPLORATIONS.
Officers on duty in military divisions and departments, 316, 317; operations in Divis-
ion of the Missouri, Department of the Columbia, Division of the Pacific, and De-
partment of Platte, 317; estimate of funds required, 318.
REPORT OF MAJ. WILLIAM R. KING, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
Post of Willets Point, N. Y., 345; Engineer School of Application, 347; Battalion
of Engineers, 349; Recruiting, 350; Experiments, 351; Engineer Depot, Public
Buildings and Constructions, Depot property, 355; Work of the depot, statement
of funds, 356; Appendixes, 357.
REPORT OF LIEUT. COL. JARED A. SMITH, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
IMPROVEMENTS.-Lubec Channel, Me., 374 ; Moose-a-bec Bar, Me., 376: Narraguagus
River, Me., 378; Bangor Harbor and Penobscot River, Me., 379; Belfast Harbor,
Me., 381; Rockland Harbor, Mo., 384; Portland llarbor, Me., 385 ; channel in Back
Cove, Portland, Me., 387; breakwater at mouth of Paco River, Me., 389; Saco River,
Mo., 390; Kennebunk River, Mo., 392; York Harbor, Me., 393 ; Portsmouth Har-
bor, N. H., 394 ; Cocheco River, N. H., 396; harbor of refuge at Little Harbor, N. H.,
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.-Bayoduce [Bagaduce] River, Me., between the towns
of Penobscot and Brooksville, 398; Camden Harbor, Me., 403 ; Rockport Harbor,
Me., 407 ; Kennebec River, Me., at Bath, au froin Augusta to lower end of Perkin's
Island, 412; Penobscot River, Me., from Bangor to Bucksport Narrows, 425.
REPORT OF LIEUT. COL. GEORGE L. GILLESPIE, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
IMPROVEMENTS.-Newburyport Harbor, Mass., 433; Merrimac River, Mass.. 436; Ips-
wich River, Mass., 438; harbor of refuge, Sandy Bay, Cape Ann, Mass., 439; Glou-
cestor Harbor, Mass., 442; Lynn Harbor, Mass., 443; Boston Harbor, Mass., 447;
Malden River, Mass., 455; Hingham Harbor, Mass., 456; Scituate Harbor, Mass.,
458; Plymouth Harbor, Mass., 459; Provincetown Harbor, Mass., 462.
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.- Manchester Harbor, Mass., 463; Winthrop Harbor,
Mass., 468; Duxbury Harbor, Mass., 472; Wellfleet Harbor, Mass., 476.
REPORT OF MAJ. WILLIAM R. LIVERMORE, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
IMPROVEMENTS.-Harbor of refuge at Hyannis, Mass., 484; harbor of refuge at
Nantucket, Mass., 486; Wood's Holl Harbor, Mass., 488; Wareham Harbor, Mass.,
489; Westport Harbor, Mass., 491; Taunton River, Mass., 492; Warren River, R. I.,
494; Pawtucket River, R. I., 496; Providence River and Narragansett Bay, R. I.,
498; removal of Green Jacket Shoal, Providence River, R. I., 500; Newport Har-
bor, R. I., 502 ; harbor of refuge at Block Island, R. I., 504; Little Narragansett
Bay, R. Í. and Conn., 508; Pawcatuck River, R. I. and Conn., 509; harbor of
refuge at Stonington, Conn., 511.
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.–New Bedford Harbor, Mass., 513; Taunton River,