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Report of the Secretary of War, being part of the Message and Documents Communicated to the Two Houses of Congress at the Beginning of the First Session of the Forty-Ninth Congress. In Four Volumes. Volume II. Part 3.

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Identifier ORU_WTXT_069 http://oregondigital.org/u?/wwdl,3655
Title Report of the Secretary of War, being part of the Message and Documents Communicated to the Two Houses of Congress at the Beginning of the First Session of the Forty-Ninth Congress. In Four Volumes. Volume II. Part 3. Appendixes to the Report of the Chief of Engineers, United States Army. (Continued.) 1885.
Description 49 p. Includes sections of Appendix SS: 1885 annual report of Capt. Charles F. Powell, and Appendix TT: reports of Maj. W. A. Jones, Corps of Engineers, detailing construction and other works of river and harbor improvements for the Willamette, Columbia and Snake rivers. Also included are reports and surveys of Robert A. Habersham, Assistant Engineer. 49 p.
Relation Report of the Secretary of War, being part of the Message and Documents Communicated to the Two Houses of Congress at the Beginning of the First Session of the Forty-Ninth Congress. In Four Volumes. Volume II. Part 3. U.S. Serial Set 2372. Government Printing Office. 1885. University of Oregon Libraries Print Version Available
Subject Rivers; Channels; Harbors; Rivers; River engineering; River surveys; Columbia River; Willamette River, Oregon; Snake River; Portland, Oregon; Saint Helens, Oregon; Salem, Oregon; Eugene, Oregon; Government Document;
Creator Powell, Charles F.; Jones, W. A.; Habersham, Robert A.;
Contributor United States. Army. Corps of Engineers;
Publisher Washington. U.S. Government Printing Office University of Oregon Libraries
Date 1885
Rights This item is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the University of Oregon Libraries as a source is requested.
Language English
Type Text;
Format All of the following maps & charts were scanned at 600 dpi, 16 bit. Jpeg reduced to 8 bit, 400 dpi. Post Office Bar and Mouth of the Willamette: original map size 10 x 9 inches -- final size at 5767 x 5196 pixels; Improvement of the Columbia and Willamette Rivers below Portland Oregon: original map size 16 x 9 inches -- final size at 9501 x 5194 pixels; Propeller Sluicing, Columbia River: original map size 10.5 x 9 inches -- final size at 3935 x 3263 pixels; Sketch Map Columbia River Region: original map size 16 x 17 inches; scanned in two parts at 600 dpi, 16 bit; stitched into one image via Photoshop CS, cropped, rotated, sharpened; no OCR tiff created -- final size at 9437 x 10093 pixels; Map of the Columbia River: original map size 28 x 9 inches; scanned in two parts at 600 dpi, 16 bit; stitched into one image via Photoshop CS, cropped, rotated, sharpened; no OCR tiff created -- final size at 16760 x 5268 pixels.

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