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1st lieutenant 2d Lieutenant ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE allowed amended America in Congress amount appropriated Approved Army Artillery Assistant Assistant Adjutant August authorized Battery bridge building cannon Captain Cavalry cents channel charge Colonel COMMAND Company condemned Congress assembled construction Continuing improvement Corps cost court Department direction division duty eight eighteen hundred enacted enlisted examination expenses fifty filed firing five hundred four HEADQUARTERS hereby House of Representatives hundred dollars Improving harbor Infantry issue John July June land less Major March ment Michigan military monumental navigation necessary ORDERS ordnance paid paragraph person prescribed promoted Provided R. C. DRUM railroad received REGIMENT Regulations repairs retired River road Secretary Secretary of War Senate and House SHERMAN soldiers Telegraph thereof thousand dollars tions transportation troops twenty United vice Warren Washington York
Page 3 - That any bridge authorized to be constructed under this Act shall be built and located under and subject to such regulations for the security of navigation of said river as the Secretary of War shall prescribe...
Page 4 - That all railway companies desiring to use said bridge shall have and be entitled to equal rights and privileges in the passage of [of] the same, and in the use of the machinery and fixtures thereof and of all the approaches thereto, under and upon such terms, and conditions as shall be prescribed by the Secretary of War upon hearing the allegations and proofs of the parties in case they shall not agree.
Page 4 - ... direction and strength of the currents at all stages, and the soundings, accurately showing the bed of the stream, the location of any other bridge or bridges, and shall furnish such other information a...
Page 2 - All crimes not capital, and all disorders and neglects, which officers and soldiers may be guilty of. to the prejudice of good order and military discipline, though not mentioned in the foregoing articles of war, are to be taken cognizance of by a general, or a regimental, garrison, or field officers' courtmartial, according to the nature and degree of the offense, and punished at the discretion of such court.
Page 3 - ... the location of any other bridge or bridges, and shall furnish such other information as may be required for a full and satisfactory understanding of the subject; and until the said plan and locatiou of the bridge are approved by the Secretary of War the bridge...
Page 1 - Act and according to its limitations shall be a lawful structure, and shall be recognized and known as a post route, upon which also no higher charge shall be made for the transmission over the same of the mails, the troops, and the munitions of war of the United States, than the rate per mile paid for their transportation over the railroads or public highways leading to said bridge; and the United States shall have the right of way for postal telegraph purposes across said bridge.