United States Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1944 - United States
Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

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Contents

Flood control and flood protection
5
APPENDIX
11
Water supply
18
Section
38
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42
Plan of improvement water power
51
1
Letter of transmittal 1 IX
1
Climate
22
Plan of improvement
32
Floodcontrol benefits
38
Related water problems
45
Letter of transmittal
Survey of Little Colorado River Ariz and N Mex 649 Report on Sacramento River and tributaries Calif 650 Report on Roanoke River Va and N C
10
Estimated maximum probable floods
28
LIST OF TABLES IN THE REPORT OF THE DISTRICT ENGINEERContinued Page
43
Table DESCRIPTIONContinued
45
Economic data for the Philpott dualpurpose reservoir 27 Effect of Philpott No 4 Reservoir
50
Capacity as of June 1942 and power demand and energy for load in 1941
52
Annual electrical generation for load in thousands of kilowatthours
53
Classification of industrial electrical consumption 1941
54
Power requirements supply and additional capacity required for war effort
55
Reservoirs of 1934 plan 33 Alternative reservoir plans
59
Project datapreferred plan of development
61
Project dataalternative plan of development
64
Economic datapreferred plan of comprehensive development
68
Economic dataalternative plan of comprehensive development
70
Economic comparison of preferred and alternative plans of develop
72
ment 39 Estimated cost of recommended ultimate plan of development
74
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Traffic statement 42 Navigable depths Palmyra to Weldon 43 Transportation routes from Albemarle Sound to Weldon
78
Effect of Buggs Island Reservoir on past floods
81
Effect of Buggs Island Reservoir operation at Weldon 46 Economic aspects of the Buggs Island multipurpose project
82
LIST OF PLATES MADE IN CONNECTION WITH REPORT OF THE DISTRICT ENGINEER Only pls Nos 1 2 3 5 and 24 printed Plate Title
84
Location map 2 Basin mapSmith River Basin 3 Profile Roanoke River
85
H Water quality traverses Cheat River Basin
i
LIST OF APPENDIXES MADE IN CONNECTION WITH REPORT
iv
Survey of Des Moines River Iowa
v
ProfileDan River
4
River profilesSmith River Basin
5
Report on YadkinPee Dee River and tributaries N C and S C
Letter of transmittal
Letter of the Chief of Engineers United States Army
7
Maximum probable and project floodsSmith River Basin
11
Table
15
Frequencies of floods and stages at Augusta and Clyo Ga
30
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34
Power sites investigated
40
Physical data on selected developments designed for operation
51
Economic data on most economical schedule of development
57
Prospective commerce and transportation savings
62
Comparative river stages and discharges Savannah River below
63
Flood plainDan River mile 108 8 to mile 0 0
5
Doo COCO CONNA
Report on St Marys River Mich south canal 765 Survey of Barren River Ky and Tenn
Report of the Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors
5
Stage discharge relation
17
LIST OF PLATES MADE IN CONNECTION WITH THE REPORT
34
LIST OF APPENDIXES MADE IN CONNECTION WITH THE REPORT
4
Report on Mattaponi River
5
Flood plainRoanoke River mile 233 5 to mile 181 7
7
Flood plainRoanoke River mile 181 7 to mile 134 0
6
Report on Chicago River III
7
Flood plainRoanoke River mile 71 6 to mile 0 0
18
Flood loss graphsRoanoke Dan and Smith River Valleys
19
Flood losses and modifications by reservoir development
20
Report on Hollywood Harbor Port Everglades
1
Roanoke Va Local floodprotection works considered but not recommended
21
Bassett Va Local floodprotection works plan No 2 considered but not recommended
22
Local floodprotection works at Stanleytown Fieldale Koehler Martinsville and Spray considered but not recommended
23
Location of proposed reservoirs
24
Philpott No 4 Dam site dualpurpose reservoir for flood control and low water regulation
25
Electricpowersupply systems
26
Powersupply areas Nos 10 18 and 21 power requirements and supply
27
Buggs Island Reservoir Dam site and suggested layout of dam and power
28
Survey of Farm Creek
1
Appendix
11
Prime flows resulting from power development
23
se
31
Report on Agate Bay Harbor Minn
1

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Page 16 - Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to be immediately available, and to be expended under the direction of the Secretary of War and the supervision of the Chief of Engineers, for the construction, completion, repair, and preservation of the public works hereinafter named: ***** Sec.
Page 2 - California, is hereby authorized substantially in accordance with the plans contained in House Document Numbered 630, Seventy-sixth Congress, third session, with such modifications thereof as in the discretion of the Secretary of War and the Chief of Engineers may be advisable...
Page 7 - That the following works of improvement of rivers, harbors,and other waterways are hereby adopted and authorized, to be prosecuted under the direction of the Secretary of War and supervision of the Chief of Engineers...
Page 13 - That the Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors, created under Section 3 of the River and Harbor Act approved June 13, 1902, be, and is hereby requested to review the...
Page 17 - Act shall be expended on the construction of any project until States, political subdivisions thereof, or other responsible local agencies have given assurances satisfactory to the Secretary of War that they will (a) provide without cost to the United States all lands, easements, and rights-of-way necessary for the construction of the project...
Page 10 - That hereafter no money appropriated under authority of this Act shall be expended on the construction of any project until States, political subdivisions thereof, or other responsible local agencies have given assurances satisfactory to the Secretary of War...
Page 1 - Resolved by the Committee on Rivers and Harbors of the House of Representatives, United States, That the Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors created under section 3 of the River and Harbor Act, approved June 13...
Page 24 - States, shall at all times be controlled by such reasonable rules and regulations in the interest of navigation, including the control of the level of the pool caused by such dam or diversion structure as may be made from time to time by the Secretary of War.
Page 2 - War. 3. After due consideration of these reports, I concur in the views and recommendations of the Board.

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