Annual Report, Volume 1

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1916

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Contents

Worlds production of pig iron in 1913
159
One man with one metalcutting machine equipped with tungsten high
172
Growth in annual production of Portland cement in the United States
187
Curve showing production and exportation of phosphate rock 19041913
193
Curves showing growth in quantity and value of salt produced in
200
Production of sheet mica in 1880 and 1913 compared
206
National park statistics_
215
Area of lands entered and patented
225
Ferry or Caddo Lake oil lands in Louisiana
232
Map compiling and drafting
248
Report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office Continued Page
254
General
343
Statistical tables_
351
Functions and organization of the bureau
385
School buildings and school sanitation
391
Statement of the Commissioner of EducationContinued Page
394
Special features
429
Map of the United States showing areas covered by geologic maps pub
464
Report of the Director of the United States Geological SurveyContinued
527
Map of the United States showing areas covered by topographic surveys
536
Work of the yearContinued Page
589
Purpose and aims of the Bureau of Mines
601
Some benefits from the work of the bureau
607
Report of the Director of the Bureau of MinesContinued
611
Some urgent needs of the bureau
619
Organization chart of the Bureau of Mines
624
Progress of investigations
631
Report of the Director of the Bureau of MinesContinued
638
Electricity in minesContinued Page
661
Use of coke as domestic fuel 669 Use of coke as domestic fuel
669
Officers of the hospital
703
Officers of the institution
752
Exercises of presentation day
758
Appendix DReport of the president to the board of directors_
765
Appendix ERegulations
772
Statistical tables
778
Financial statements_
799
Roster of officers
812
Report of the president of Howard UniversityContinued
813
Capitol Plaza
831
Expenditures
838
National patriotism
844
Map showing location of National Parks
848
General statement
907
Forest fires_
913
Map of Yosemite National Park
914
Concessions__
920
Report of chief electrician
927
General statement
941
Mammals
945
Excerpt from the act making appropriations for the sundry civil
958
Report of the supervisor of the Mount Rainier National ParkCon Page
962
Rules and regulations
970
Report of the superintendent of the Mesa Verde National Park_
977
Report of the superintendent of the Mesa Verde National ParkContd
979
Rules and regulations of March 30 1912
983
Map showing railroad routes to Mesa Verde and Rocky Mountain
988
General statement
991
Concessions
997
General statement
1007
Map of the Glacier National Park
1008
Concessions
1011
General statement
1025
Summary
1033
General statement
1039
Map of Wind Cave National Park
1040
Movement of live stock
1043
Report on Sullys Hill Park Casa Grande Ruin the Muir Woods Petri
1049
Diagram showing Sullys Hill Park North Dakota
1051
Diagram showing Devils Tower National Monument Wyoming
1056
Diagram showing El Morro National Monument New Mexico
1063
Diagram showing Tumacacori National Monument Arizona
1070
Diagram showing Gran Quivira National Monument New Mexico
1076
Diagram showing Colorado National Monument Colorado
1082
Diagram showing Papago Saguaro National Monument Arizona
1089
Diagram showing Grand Canyon National Monument Arizona
1096
Diagram showing Devil Postpile National Monument California
1102
General statement
1113
Forest fires
1119
Continued Page
1120
History
1131
Map showing courses for Oertel system of mountain climbing
1136
Employees
1137
Radioactivity of the waters_
1145
Map of a portion of Hot Springs
1152

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Page 276 - That five per centum of the proceeds of the sales of public lands lying within said State which shall be sold by the United States subsequent to the admission of said State into the Union, after deducting all the expenses incident to the same, shall be paid to the said State, to be used as a permanent fund, the interest of which only shall be expended for the support of the common schools within said State.
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Page 470 - New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, and Virginia. 2. The...
Page 1079 - Interior, who shall administer and protect the same under the provisions of the Act of Congress approved June 8, 1906, entitled "An Act for the preservation of American antiquities...
Page 1044 - Hunting or killing, wounding, or capturing any bird or wild animal on the park lands, except dangerous animals when necessary to prevent them from destroying life or inflicting an injury, is prohibited. The outfits, including guns, traps, teams, horses, or means of transportation used by persons engaged in hunting, killing, trapping, ensnaring, or capturing such birds or wild animals, or in possession of game killed on the park lands under...
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