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Page 2606 - Commission to direct and complete such surveys of said river, between the Head of the Passes near its mouth to its headwaters as may now be in progress, and to make such additional surveys, examinations, and investigations, topographical, hydrographical, and hydrometrieal, of said river and its tributaries, as may be deemed necessary by said Commission to carry out the objects of this act.
Page 2603 - Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the improvement of the Mississippi river from the head of the Passes to the mouth of the Ohio river...
Page 2857 - PARK: For the construction and improvement of suitable roads and bridges within the park, under the supervision and direction of an engineer officer detailed by the Secretary of War for that purpose, twenty-five thousand dollars.
Page 2609 - Commission for the improvement of said river, from the head of the Passes near its mouth to...
Page 2851 - For repairing and extending water-pipes, purchase of apparatus to clean them, and cleaning the springs and repairing and renewing the pipes to the same that supply the Capitol, the Executive Mansion, and the building for the State, War, and Navy Departments, two thousand five hundred dollars.
Page 2320 - DURING THE FISCAL YEAR. At the beginning of the fiscal year work was in progress under existing contract for the extension of the east breakwater.
Page 2610 - Continuing improvement, two million dollars; which sum shall be expended under the direction of the Secretary of War in accordance with the plans, specifications, and recommend.ations of the Mississippi River Commission...
Page 2609 - There is hereby further authorized to be appropriated the sum of $16,000,000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, out of any money in the Treasury...