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United Fruit Company:

New Orleans.

United Gas Company of Philadelphia:

Consolidated Gas Company of New York, relation to.
Interests of ....

United Mine Workers of America:

Demand of anthracite operators, 1901..
Membership in anthracite coal field..
United States:

Area...

Coal mines

Freight classification, division of.
Population per square mile

Postal service

Schiff, 776
Schiff, 769
Woodlock, 462;

Wheeler, 746; Stubbs, 764; Griffith, 855

Bryant, 397

Extent of

Number of stations in
Trade relations with Canada

Number of post-offices

Telegraph service and development compared with Great Britain

United States Courts:

No jurisdiction over larceny on State waters
United States Steel Corporation:

Carnegie, Andrew, relation to formation of
Pacific coast, results of formation of..

Virginia:

Wages:

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Foote, 110
Foote, 113
Foote, 109, 110
Foote, 103-123
Foote, 106

Foote, 109
Foote, 105

Foote, 109, 121, 122
Foote, 105, 109

Valuation of railroads (see Cost of construction; Capitalization).
Vanderbilt Railroad System:

Community of interests with Pennsylvania system
Fast freight lines of

Traffic...

Vessels (see also Water transportation):

Merchants' and Miners' Transportation Co., inspection of.

Vienna:

Telephone system; service; rates...

Capitalization of street railways in.

Agreements of employers and employees regarding -
Anthracite coal miners..

Clark, 207
Howes. 715,717
Langley, 860
Clark, 207
Clark, 208
Parsons, 886

Parsons, 185, 886, 887
Clark, 228, 229
Parsons, 886
Howes, 713, 715, 716, 717, 718

Hayne, 414, 415, 421-425

Woodlock, p. 464
Wheeler, 753

United States Telegraph Company, absorption by Western Union

Telegraph Company

Bemis, 87
Bemis, 87

McLeod, 576
Saward, 520

Old Dominion Steamship Company's employees
Comparison of, in different countries..
Influences affecting

Labor organizations, advantage in maintaining
Effect on

Lake Seamen's Union, influence by.

Longshoremen, Great Lakes

Uniform

Michigan Alkali Company .

Coastwise transportation..

Merchants and Miners' Transportation Company's employees

Roberts, 272

Woodlock, p. 462
Nicholson. 724
Nicholson, 728

.Hayne, 417, 418

Bethell, 790–791

Bemis, 89

Fuller, 10
Childs, 499;

Saward, 515, 519; McLeod, 567, 574; Stearns, 593, 594
Penje, 412

Hayne, 415-417
Guillaudeu, 448, 449

Parsons, 138
Fuller, 71

Fuller, 11
Penje, 401
Penje, 401

Barter, 310, 311

Barter, 315
Bacon, 72.80

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Telephone employees, Amsterdam

Girls, wages of

Ticket brokerage, effect on

Wall Street, meaning of term.
Wanamaker, John:

Views on telegraph

Favors postal telegraph..

War Department, alleged discrimination in letting contracts for supplies.

Rate cutting due to

Watering stock (see Capitalization):
Waterworks:

Operation by small municipalities.
Results of

Private ownership in American cities
Capitalization of private ownership
Study of question in America.

Waybills:

War-revenue tax, evaded by Western Union Telegraph Company.
Washington, D. C., waterworks..

Washington (State), telegraph service
Water power, California, development in

Water transportation (see also Coastwise transportation; Lake navigation;
Ocean transportation; River transportation):

Cotton, effect on rates from Memphis...

Differentials in favor of .

Defined..

Necessity of uniformity.

Wealth:

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Bryant, 395-397
Bemis, 95
Fuller, 71

Fuller, 11

Fuller, 71

Fuller, 11
Penje, 412
Penje, 401-409

Clark, 217, 223, 224; Roberts, 270, 271
Chandler, 200
Chandler, 205
Chandler, 206
Chandler, 200
Chandler, 205
Chandler, 200

Davant, 6, 7
Griffith, 855
Guillaudeu, 448

Economies of steamship and railway companies compared.

Passenger rates, Merchants' and Miners' Transportation Co.. Hayne, 419, 420
Railways, effect of development, beneficial

Municipal ownership compared with private. .Foote, 111, 112, 119; Parsons, 146

Cost of

Bemis, 88
Foote, 120
Bemis, 97

Bemis, 97
Bemis, 88
Bemis, 96, 97

American sources of

Concentration of, effect on opportunities for advancement

Consolidation, effect on

Defined

Diffusion of, as affected by Government ownership.

Increasing.

Material, relation to civilization.

Western classification:

Western cities:

Competition with Eastern cities for Southern trade

Competition with New York....

Character

Committee, advances made by
Territory of

Western States:

Bethell, 795, 796
Parsons, 883

Fuller, 71

Schiff, 776

Parsons, 888
Hitchcock, 891

Alkali products, freight rates on

Classification disadvantages of lack of uniformity

Wheeler, 756
Roberts, 272

Foote, 113
Clark, 208
Wheeler, 752

Anderson, 639, 641, 642
Griswold, 614

Nicholson, 729
Nicholson, 728, 729

Schiff, 777
Anderson, 649

Schiff, 777
Parsons, 123
Parsons, 157, 158

Schiff, 777
Parsons, 123

Markham, 439
Langley, 859

Stubbs, 763
Langley, 860
Langley, 860

Bacon, 80
Bacon, 80

Western Union Telegraph Company:
Absorption of other companies.
American Telephone and Telegraph Company, relation to.
Assets.

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Policy toward.
Messages, statistics

Clark, 217, 219, 226, 227
Clark, 213, 221; Randall, 243, 244; Roberts, 267, 272
Parsons, 185, 186, 889, 890; Randall, 242, 243
Clark, 215, 216, 221
Clark, 228: Randall, 257
Parsons, 187; Roberts, 271
Clark, 216, 226; Roberts, 270

Government ownership, admission of, in respect to
United States Government, relations to.
Growth

Excessive

Railroads, relation to

Service, inefficiency..
Stockholders.

Clark, 228, 229

International Ocean Telegraph Co., relations to
Inventions, policy toward new

Randall, 243
Clark, 228-229
Parsons, 189, 190, 888;

Clark, 229; Randall, 249-251, 253; Roberts, 270; Hitchcock, 891, 893
Investigations of, by several States.
Parsons, 185, 186
Labor organizations-established iron-clad oath
Roberts, 269

Newspapers, tyranny toward
Policy in business

Politics, connection with.

Postal Telegraph Company, relation to
Profits..

Strikes

System, method of division.

Page.

Clark, 220, 221; Roberts, 272
Bethell, 812
Clark, 213, 226
Randall, 247, 248

Terminals, value.

War-revenue tax evaded by
West Virginia:

Coal mines.

Street railways, capitalization of.
White Star Line, loss of steamers.
Whole-cargo business defined.
Wicker, C. M., testimony of....
Wine, California, condition of industry
Wisconsin:

Parsons, 190, 191; Clark, 223; Roberts, 269, 271
Clark, 216
Randall, 246, 247

Randall, 244
Parsons, 191

Clark, 229
Roberts, 270
Parsons, 190, 191

Clark, 223
Parsons, 190, 191

Clark, 226
Roberts, 269
Clark, 207
Clark, 222
Roberts, 272

Lumber interests

Street railways, capitalization of

Clark, 217
Roberts, 269
Parsons, 188, 189
Hitchcock, 893
Clark, 217
Clark. 231

Clark, 216; Roberts, 370

Clark, 207
Parsons, 191, 888
Roberts, 266

Auditing of public accounts.

Counties of, on cash basis

World markets, effect of competition of, on freight rates.
Wyandotte, Mich., freight rates on alkali products from
Wyoming:

Howes, 715-717

Bemis, 89
Howe, 704
Howes, 701

Parsons, 126, 127
Wheeler, 753

Howes, 718
Bemis, 88, 89
Thomas, 551, 552
Bacon, 72-76, 80, 81

Bemis, 93; Foote, 104, 111

Foote, 108
Foote, 107

Foote, 107, 108
Foote, 104-111

Foote, 108

Expenses in

Public indebtedness.
State examiner..
Taxation, reduction of

Yazoo and Mississippi Valley Railway, its relation to Illinois Central

Railway...

Zurich telephone service

Markham, 441
Bethell, 789

INDEX OF REPORT ON RAILWAY REGULATION.

Accidents:

Investigation of Canada.

New South Wales
United States

Report of England
United States.
Advisory councils:
Advantages
Prussia
Switzerland.

Various countries

Anti-scalping laws (see Ticket brokerage).
Articles of association:

Term defined..

Japan

United States, contents of

Significance of

Austria, general statement

Automatic couplers, United States..

Baggage, Canada.

Banking, affiliation with railroading, early charters, United States.
Bells, United States

Bills of lading, United States.

Boards of control and regulation:

Canada, railway committee of privy council.

England, railway commission

France, minister of public works

India, railway commission

Japan

New South Wales, railway commissioners.
Norway, minister of public works.

Prussia.

Switzerland

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Advantages..

Foreign

France.
Prussia

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Cattle guards. United States

Civil service examination system, railway employees, New South Wales ...
Classification of freight:

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Prussia

Switzerland

Classification of railways:

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Common carriers, constitutional provisions relating to United States...
Competition:
France

Paralleling of lines, United States
Railroads not subject to laws of
Water, influence recognized, Canada
Connection facilities, United States..
Constitutional provisions.

Consolidation of railroads. United States.
Constitutional provisions.

Constitutional provisions relating to railways, Prussia

United States...

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