Tennessee River at Muscle Shoals, Alabama: Statements of Hon. William Richardson ... [and Others], Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Rivers and Harbors of the House of Representatives of the United States, Sixty-First Congress, Second Session ... Report of Subcommittee to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors, June 14, 1910 ... and Resolution Adopted by the Committee on Rivers and Harbors June 14, 1910, Requesting the Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors to Reexamine Its Report Dated January 11, 1910

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Page 499 - I'etary of War may appoint a Board of Engineers whose duty it shall be to examine the present condition of the United States canal and the Tennessee River from the head of Elk River Shoals to the Florence Railway bridge in the State of Alabama, with a view to permitting the improvement of the above-described stretch of said river by private or corporate agency in conjunction with the development of water power...
Page 529 - War тал7 appoint a Board of Engineers whose duty it shall be to examine the present condition of the United States canal and the Tennessee River from the head of Elk River Shoals to the Florence Railway bridge in the State of Alabama, with a view to permitting the improvement of the above-described stretch of said river by private or corporate agency in conjunction with the development of water power by means of not more than three locks and dams; and the said...
Page 500 - Alabama, with a view to permitting the improvement of the above-described stretch of said river by private or corporate agency in conjunction with the development of water power by means of not more than three locks and dams; and the said Board may examine any plans presented by such agency and shall report whether the same, if constructed, can, without injury to navigation, or with advantage thereto, be used to develop water power, and what portion, if any, of the expense of Report. the work should...
Page 532 - The Secretary of War may appoint a board of engineers whose duty it shall be to examine the present condition of the United States Canal and the Tennessee River from the head of Elk River Shoals to the Florence Railway bridge in the State of Alabama with a view to permitting the improvement of the above-described stretch of said river by private corporate agency in conjunction with the development of water power...
Page 531 - Alabama, be, and the same is [are] hereby, granted to said state, to be applied to the improvement of the navigation of the Muscle Shoals, and Colbert's Shoals, in the Tennessee river, and such other parts of said river within said state as the legislature thereof may direct...
Page 529 - The river and harbor act of March 2, 1907, authorized the Secretary of War, in his discretion, to construct a dredge for use in said harbors and the channels adjacent thereto, at a cost not exceeding $200,000, of which amount, in case such dredge were constructed, $25,000 should be taken from the appropriation for Gulfport Harbor and $50,000 from the appropriation for Pascagoula...
Page 499 - Res. 656) as follows: Resolved, That the House has heard with profound sorrow of the death of Hon. JOHN H. BANKHEAD, a Senator of the United States from the State of Alabama. Resolved, That the Clerk communicate these resolutions to the Senate and transmit a copy thereof to the family of the deceased Senator. Resolved, That a committee of...

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