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IN CHARGE OF MAJ. L. COOPER OVERMAN, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Monroe Harbor, Mich., 332 ; Toledo Harbor, Ohio, 333; Port Clinton Harbor, Ohio,
334; Sandnsky City Harbor, Ohio, 335; Sandusky River, Ohio, Huron Harbor,
Ohio, 337; Vermillion Harbor, Ohio, 338; Mouth of Black River, Ohio, Rocky
River, Ohio, 339 : Cleveland Harbor, Ohio, 340 : Fairport Harbor, Ohio, 341; Ash-
tabula Harbor, Ohio, 342; Conneaut Harbor, Ohio, Dunkirk Harbor, N. Y., 343 ;
IN CHARGE OF CAPT., EDWARD MAGUIRE, CORPS OF ENGINEERS,
Erie Harbor, Pa., 344; Buffalo Harbor, N. Y., 345; Niagara River, N. Y., Wilson Har-
bor, N. Y., 346; Olcott Harbor, N. Y., Oak Orchard Harbor, N. Y., 347; Charlotte
Harbor, N. Y., 348; Pultneyville Harbor, N. Y., Great Sodus Harbor, N. Y., 349;
Little dodus Harbor, N. Y., Oswego Harbor, N. Y., 350 ; Sackett's Harbor, N. Y.,
352; examinations and surveys, 352.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. Milton B. ADAMS, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Ogdensburg Harbor, N. Y., Grass River, N. Y., 353; breakwater at Rouse's Point,
Lake Champlain, N. Y., Swanton Harbor, Vt., 354 ; Platteburg Harbor, N. Y., Bur-
lington Harbor, Vt., 355; Otter Creek, Vt., Ticonderoga River, N. Y., 356; examina-
tions and surveys, 357.
IN CHARGE OF LIEUT. COL. GEORGE H. MENDELL, CORPS OF ENGINEERS—
Oakland Harbor, Cal., 357 ; Wilmington Harbor, Cal., Redwood Harboz, Cal., 358;
Petaluma Creek, Cal., removal of sunken vessels or craft obstructing or endanger-
ing navigation, 359; examinations and surveys, 360.
IN CHARGE OF CAPT. A. H. PAYSON, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Humboldt Bay, Cal , San Joaquin River, Cal., 361; Mokelumne River, Cal., Sacramento
and Feather rivers, Cal., 362; Colorado River, Nev., Cal., and Ariz., 363; examina-
IN CHARGE OF CAPT. CHARLES F. POWELL, CORPS OF ENGINEERS-
Columbia and Willamette rivers, below Portland, Oreg., mouth of Columbia River,
Oreg. and Wash., 364; entrance to Coos Bay, Oreg., entranch to Yaquina Bay, Oreg.,
365 ; month of Coquille River, Oreg., 366; Skagit, Steilaquamish, Nootsack, Snoho-
mish, and Snoqualmie rivers, Wash., Chehalis River, Wash., 367 ; gauging waters
of Columbia River and principal tributaries, 368; examination, 368.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. W. A. JONES, CORPS OF ENGINEERS—
Upper Willamette River, Oreg., 369 ; Columbia River at the Cascades, Oreg., Upper
Columbia and Snake rivers, Oreg. and Wash., 370 ; Cowlitz River, Wash., Lower
Clearwater River, Idaho, 371 ; examinations and surveys, 371.
IN CHARGE OF MAJ. G. J. LYDECKER, CORPS OF ENGINEERS —
Washington Aqueduct, 372; increasing water supply to city of Washington, 373;
erection of fighways at Great Falls of the Potomac, 374.
PUBLIC BUILDINGS, GROUNDS, ETC., DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.
GEOGRAPHICAL SURVEYS WEST OF THE 100TH MERIDIAN.
REPORT OF LIEUT. COL. GEORGE H. ELLIOT, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
REPORT OF COL. CHARLES E. BLUNT, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
IMPROVEMENTS.-Lubec Channel, Me, 462; Bangor Harbor and Penobscot River, Me.,
464; Moose-a-bec Bar at Jonesport, Me., 465; Belfast Harbor, Me., Rockland Har-
bor, Me., 467; Portland Harbor, Me., 469; Kennebuk River, Me., 470; breakw&-
ter at mouth of Saco River, Me., 471; Portsmouth Harbor, N. H., 472 ; Cocheco
River, N. H., 474.
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.-Southern entrance to Owl's Head Harbor, Me., 476 ;
harbor at Portsmouth, N. H., from the sea to the wharf, 478; Winnipiseogee Lake,
N. H., at a point called “The Weirs,” 479; Little Harbor at Portsmouth, N. H.,
with a view to its improvement as a harbor of refuge, 480 ; York Harbor, Me., 485;
Wood Island Harbor, Me., 489.
REPORT OF MAJ. CHARLES W. RAYMOND, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
IMPROVEMENTS. – Newburyport Harbor, Mass., 494 ; Merrimac River, Mass., 499 ;
Scituate Harbor, Mass., 501; Boston Harbor, Mass., 502; Plymouth Harbor, Mass.,
510; Provincetown Harbor, Mass., 513; Lynn Harbor, Mass., 516; Malden River,
Mass., 519; harbor of refuge at Sandy Bay, Cape Ann, Mass., 520.
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.-Harbor at Marblehead, Mass., for repair of sea-wall;
harbor at Salem, Mass., with a view to building a jetty running out froin the main-
land to deep water, 537; channel from Goose Point, in Plymouth Harbor, Mass., to
the wharf of the Cordage Company, 538; harbor at Gloucester, Mass., with a view
to the removal of rock obstructions, 540; Fort Point Channel, Boston Harbor, 543;
Powow River, Mass., 549; Hingham Harbor, Mass., 553.
IMPROVEMENTS.-Harbor of refnge at Hyannis, Mass., 560; harbor of refuge at Nan-
tucket, Mass., 561 ; Wood's Holl and harbor of refuge at Wood's Holl, Mass., 580;
Wareham Harbor, Mass., 585 ; Taunton River, Mass., 548; Pawtucket River, R. I.,
592; Providence River and Narragansett Bay, R. I., 596 ; Newport Harbor, R. I., 603
harbor of refuge at Block Island, R. I., 606; Little Narragansett Bay, R. I. and
Conn., 615; harbor of refuge at Stoniugton, Conn., 616.
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.-Harbor at Hyannis, Mass., with a view of deepen-
ing the harbor, 619; Pawcatuck River, R. I., 622; Warren River, R. I., with a view
to the removal of obstructions from the channel, 625.
REPORT OF LIEUT. COL. WALTER MCFARLAND, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
IMPROVEMENTS.-Connecticut River, Mass. and Conn., 6:32 ; Thames River, Conn., 638;
New London Harbor, Conn., 641 ; Clinton Harbor, Conn., 643 ; New Haven Harbor,
Conn., 644; breakwater at New Haven Harbor, Conn., 646 ; Milford Harbor, Conn.,
648; Housatonic River, Conn., 649; Bridgeport Harbor, Conn., 651; Black Rock
Harbor, Coon., 653 ; Southport Harbor, Conn., 655 ; Norwalk Harbor, Conn., 656;
Port Chester Harbor, N. Y., 658; New Rochelle Harbor, N. Y., 660; Echo Harbor,
New Rochelle, N. Y., 661 , Mamaroneck Harbor, N. Y., 662; Greenport Harbor,
N. Y., 664; Port Jefferson Harbor, N. Y., 655; Flushing Bay, N. Y., 666 ; Newtown
Creek, N. Y., 668; Buttermilk Channel, N. Y., 670; Gowanus Bay, N. Y., 672 ; Har-
lem River, N. Y., 674; Hudson River, N. Y., 677 ; Harbor at Rondout, N. Y., 697;
Harbor at Saugerties, N. Y., 699 ; removing sunken vessels or craft obstructing or
endangering navigation, 700,
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.-Horton's Point, N.Y., near Dutch [Duck] Pond Point,
for breakwater, 701; Huntington Harbor, N. Y., 703; breakwater at Falkner's
Island, Conn., 707; river and harbor at Niantic, Conn., 710; Hudson River, from
Troy to mouth of canal, N. Y., 711.
IMPROVEMENTS.-East Chester Creek, N. Y., 738; Canarsie Bay, N. Y., 739; Sheeps-
head Bay, N. Y., 740; Sumpawanus Inlet, N. Y., 742; Cheesequakes Creek, N. J.,
743; Passaic River, above Newark, N. J., 744; Passaic River, below Newark, and
removing shoals in Newark Bay, N. J.. 746; channel between Staten Island and
New Jersey, 749; Shrewsbury River, N. J., 751; Rahway River, N. J., 753; Elizabeth
River, N. J., Woodbridge Creek, N. J., 754; Manasquan River, N. J., 756; Raritan
Bay, N. J., 757; Raritan River, N. J., 759; Mattawan Creek, N. J., Keyport Harbor,
N. J., 763; South River, N. J., 764; Gedney's Channel, New York Harbor, 766; re-
moving sunken vessels or craft obstructing or endangering navigation, 787.
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.- Baldwin River, N. Y., at Baldwin Station, to con-
nect with Long Branch, 789; Hudson River, on the New Jersey side, from Wee-
hawken to Bergen Point, Hudson County, N. J., with a view to deepening the
water at the wharf on that side, 790.
REPORT OF LIEUT. COL. HENRY M. ROBERT, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
IMPROVEMENTS.-Delaware River, from Trenton, N. J., to its mouth, 798; Delaware
River, between Trenton, N. J., and Bridesburg, Pa., 833; Delaware River, below
Bridesburg, Pa., 834; Delaware River, at Schooner Ledge, 835; Delaware River,
near Cherry Island Flats, Frankford Creek, Pa., 836; Schuylkill River, 837; ice-
harbor at Marcus Hook, Pa., 839; ice-harbor at the head of Delaware Bay, Del.,
840; construction of iron pier in Delaware Bay, near Lewes, Del., 845; Delaware
Breakwater Harbor, Del., 846; Rancocas River, N. J., 849; Woodbury Creek, N. J.,
Mantua Creek, N. J., 850; Raccoon River, N. J., 851; Salem River, N. J., 852;
Cohansey Creek, N. J., 853; north branch of Susquehannah River, Pa., 854; re-
moval of wrecks from Delaware Bay and River, removing sunken vessels or craft
obstructing or endangering navigation, 855; United States commission advisory
to the board of harbor commissioners of Philadelphia, Pa., 857.
EXAMINATIONS.-Corson's Sound and Townsend Inlet, N. J., 858; month of Salem
River, N. J., 860; harbor of Atlantic City, at Absecom Inlet, N. J., 862; west branch
of the Susquehanna River, Pa., between Salt Lick and Buttermilk Falls, 864.
IMPROVEMENTS.—Maurice River, N. J., 868; Wilmington Harbor, Del., 869; ice-har-
bor at New Castle, Del., 872; Duck Creek, Del., 876; Saint Jones River, Del., 877;
Mispillion Creek, Del., 878; Broadkiln River, Del., 879; Broad Creek, Del., from
its mouth to Laurel, 880; Indian River, Del., 881; Susquehanna River above and
below Havre de Grace, Md., 882; Elk River, Md., 883; Chester River at Kent Island
Narrows, Md., Chester River from Sprye's Landing to Crumpton, Md., Corsica
Creek, Md., 884; harbor at Annapolis, Md., Choptank River, Md., 886; harbor of
Cambridge, Md., Wicomico River, Md., 888; Upper Thoroughfare, between Deil's
Island and the mainland, Md., 889; removing sunken vessels or craft obstructing or
endangering navigation, 890.
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.-Harbor at Easton Point, Md., commencing at a point
on Tread Haven River where the Government work on the channel of said river was
recently suspended, 890; Lewes Creek and Rehoboth Bay, Del., Assateague and
Chincoteauge bays, Md., with a view to form continuous inland navigation from
Chincoteague Bay, in Virginia, to Delaware Bay, at or near Lewes, Del., 891; Po-
comoke River and Sound, Md., 904; Skipton Creek, Md., 907; Tuckahoe Creek,
Md., 308; Sassafras River, Md., above Georgetown, 912.
IMPROVEMENTS.-Channel at Mount Vernon, Va., Neabsco Creek, Va., 962; Breton
Bay, Leonardtown, Md., 964; Nomini Creek, Va., 966; harbor at entrance of Saint
Jerome's Creek, Md., 968; Rappahannock River, Va., 971; Totusky River, Va., 976;
Urbana Creek, Va., 977; Mattaponi River, Va., 979; Pamunky River, Va., 982;
York River, Va., 984; Chickahominy River, Va., 987; Staunton River, Va., 989,
392; Dan River, between Madison, N. C., and Danville, Va., 993; Roanoke River,
N. C., 995; French Broad River, N. C., 997.
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.-Cockpit Point, Va., for ice-harbor, 999; Colonial
Beach, formerly White Point, in county of Westmoreland, Va., 1001.
IMPROVEMENTS.-Harbor at Norfolk, Va., 1008; approach to Norfolk Harbor and the
United States (Norfolk) navy-yard, between Lambert's Point and Fort Norfolk,
Va, 1017; Appomattox River, Va., 1029; Nottoway River, Va., Blackwater River,
Va., 1033; Archer's Hope River, Va., 1034; North Landing River, Va and N. C.,
103; Edenton Bay, N. C., 1038; Currituck Sound, Coanjok Bay, and North River
Bar, N. C., 139; Meherrin River, Pamplico and Tar rivers, N. C., 1041; Yadkin
Ever. N. C., 1042; Scuppernong River, N. C., removing sunken vessels or craft ob-
structing or endangering navigation. 1044.
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS.-Perquiman's River above Hartford [Hertford], N.
C., 1045; Green River, N. C., 1046; Pasquotank River, N. C., above mouth of canal,
1949: Cashie River, from its mouth to the town of Windsor, in Bertie County, N.
REPORT OF CAPT. WILLIAM H. BIXBY, CORPS OF ENGINEERS.
MPROVEMENTS.-Contentnea Creek, N. C., 1060; Trent River, N. C., 1062; Neuse
River, N. C., 1065; inland navigation from New Berne to Beaufort Harbor, via
Clubfoot, Harlowe, and Newport rivers, N. C., 1070; harbor at Beaufort, N. C.,
176; New River, N. C., 1082; Cape Fear River above Wilmington, N. C., 1083;
Cape Fear River below Wilmington, N. C., 1087; Great Pedee River, S. C., 1100;
Waccamaw River, S. C., 1105; harbor at Georgetown, S. C., 1114; Santee River, S.
C, 1119; Wateree River, S. C., 1123.