Annual Report of the Director of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1926
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Page 6 - That the park system of the District of Columbia is hereby placed under the exclusive charge and control of the Chief of Engineers of the United States Army, under such regulations as may be prescribed by the President of the United States, through the Secretary of War.
Page 76 - That for the purpose of preventing the pollution and obstruction of Rock Creek and of connecting Potomac Park with the Zoological Park and Rock Creek Park...
Page 43 - Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the same to be expended under the direction of a commission to be composed of the Secretary of War, the chairman of the Committee on the Library of the Senate, the chairman of the Committee on the Library of the House of Representatives of the Fiftyseventh Congress, and the president of the Pulaski monument Polish central committee.
Page 6 - Army shall perform all the duties now required by law of said commissioner, and shall also have the superintendence of the Washington Aqueduct and all the public works and improvements of the Government of the United States in the District of Columbia, unless otherwise provided by law.
Page 7 - Administration, the Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital, the District of Columbia, the Architect of the Capitol, and the Panama Canal. (e) The term "construction...
Page 46 - District of Columbia, other than those of the Capitol, the Library of Congress, and the White House, of a...
Page 23 - Columbia under the jurisdiction of the Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital...