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SCIENCE, A Weekly Newspaper of All the Arts and Sciences, January 24, 1890

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, N. D. C. Hodges: 1890

Seller ID: 003151


Some Articles: A Steel Pressure-Blower with illustration of one; The Tobacco-Plant; What Stanley Has Done For The Map of Africa with 2 maps: Central Africa, Before Stanley, and Central Africa, After Stanley; Useful Plants in Guatemala; and The Fiske Range-Finder with 6 illustrations. Under Industrial Notes: The Hulin Diary Calendar with an illustration of one." This unique memorandum calendar, manufactured by John S. Hulin, stationer, combines a diary and a calendar... View more info

SCIENCE, August 31, 1883. No. 30.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Science Company: 1883

Seller ID: 003361


Articles: Notes on the Geology of the Troad, by J.S. Diller; Occurrence of Mound-Builders Pipes in New Jersey, by Charles C. Abbott with an illustration; The Igloo of the Innuit. -III. with 9 illustrations; Minnesota Weather; Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers; Geology of Philadelphia by Henry Carvill Lewis; The Iroquois Book of Rites; The Evidence for evolution in the history of the extinct Mammalia with a table; A classification of the natural... View more info

SCIENCE, October 15, 1886. Volume VIII. No. 193

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Science Company: 1886

Seller ID: 003657


Articles by Famous Americans in Letters to the Editor: J. E. OLIVER: Education and the cost of living; H. CARVILL LEWIS: The genesis of the diamond; WILLIAM NORTH RICE: The eccentricity theory of the glacial period; H. W. WILEY: Unexplained noises; and EDWARD S. HOLDEN: How astronomers may work. Other articles:"The mounting of Mungo"( African elephant) with 4 illustrations; " A few words about pavements"(Fifth Ave, New York) with 4 illustrations; and "... View more info

EXPLORATIONS AND SURVEYS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF DAKOTA 1879

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: 1879

Seller ID: 004951


Annual Report of Lieutenant Edward Maguire, Corps of Engineers, for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1879. Appendix S S. Includes: REPORT OF SURVEY OF THE MILITARY RESERVATION AT FORT KEOGH, MONTANA, BY TOPOGRAPHICAL ASSISTANT JULIUS J. DURAGE; REPORT OF THE RECONNAISSANCE OF THE MOREAU OR OWL RIVER, DAKOTA, IN 1878 BY LIEUTENANT WILLIAM HOFFMAN, ELEVENTH UNITED STATES INFANTRY; and REPORT ON THE MAMMALS AND BIRDS OF THE GENERAL REGION OF THE BIG HORN RIVER AND MOUNTAINS ... View more info

ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF PRODUCING ELECTRIC POWER (PART 2, VOL. 1). HEARINGS BEFORE THE JOINT COMMITTEE ON ATOMIC ENERGY CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES NINETY-FIRST CONGRESS SECOND SESSION...

By: Congress

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1970

Seller ID: 007475


...in Environmental Effects of Producing Electric Power. Part 2 (Vol. 1). January 27, 28, 29, 30; February 24, 25, 26, 1970. Printed for the use of the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy. Pages 1109-1861. Green paper covers with black lettering on front and spine. Ex. library stamps and identification numbers on front cover. Cover corners are bumped, creasing to joints and spine, wear to spine ends. Interior pages are different shades of white, cream and brown. Back pages ... View more info

STRUCTURAL MEMBERS AND CONNECTIONS

By: Hool, George A. and W. S. Kinne (eds.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York and London, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1943

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 007249


"...designed to provide the engineer and the student with a reference work covering thoroughly the design and construction of the principal kinds and types of modern civil engineering structures." Compiled by a Staff of Specialists. Revised by R. R. Zipprodt and F. N. Menefee. 639 pages with index. Olive green cloth covers with gilt title on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed, minor scuffs to cover faces and spine, spine ends are bent and st... View more info

STRESSES IN FRAMED STRUCTURES

By: Hool, George A. and W. S. Kinne (eds.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York and London, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1942

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 007250


"...designed to provide the engineer and the student with a reference work covering thoroughly the design and construction of the principal kinds and types of modern civil engineering structures." Compiled by a Staff of Specialists. Revised by R. R. Zipprodt and George C. Ernst. 642 pages with index. Olive green cloth covers with gilt title on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed, minor scuffs to cover faces and spine, spine ends are bent and ... View more info

MOVABLE AND LONG-SPAN STEEL BRIDGES

By: Hool, George A. and W. S. Kinne (eds.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York and London, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1943

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 007251


"...designed to provide the engineer and the student with a reference work covering thoroughly the design and construction of the principal kinds and types of modern civil engineering structures." Compiled by a Staff of Specialists. Revised by R. R. Zipprodt and H. E. Langley. 497 pages with index. Olive green cloth covers with gilt title on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed with some tears exposing boards, minor scuffs to cover faces and s... View more info

SURVEY OF ALLOUEZ BAY, WISCONSIN

By: House of Representatives

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1894

Seller ID: 000971


"Letter from The Secretary of War", Transmitting, With letter of the Chief of Engineers, report of a Survey of Allouez Bay, Wisconsin."House of Representatives, 53d Congress, 3d Session., Ex. Doc. No. 172. Four page disbound document plus a very large foldout map (38"x23") of Allouez Bay by Clinton Sears, Corps of Engineers, 1894. Includes physical features of the town. Famous Americans in document: Daniel S. Lamont, Secretary of War (during Grover Cl... View more info

REPORT ON THE INLAND NAVIGATION AND SEA PORTS OF FRANCE, WITH LIST OF CANALS AND CANALIZED RIVERS IN THE UNITED STATES

By: House of Representatives

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Washington, Goverment Printing Office: 1890

Seller ID: 004147


Letter from SECRETARY OF WAR, Transmitting a letter from the Chief of Engineers and a copy of a report of Lieut. Col. Merrill, of the Corps of Engineers, with copies of accompanying papers, including two maps, concerning the International Congress of Engineers, interested in the utilization of water, which was covened under the auspices of the Government of France; and recommending that the same be printed. 51st Congress. 1st Session. Ex. Doc. No. 378. 28 pp. plus two f... View more info

EXAMINATION AND SURVEY OF PARKERS HEAD HARBOR AND CHANNEL, KENNEBEC RIVER, MAINE

By: House of Representatives

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Government Printing Office: 1900

Seller ID: 004232


"Letter from The Secretary of War, Transmitting, With A Letter From the Chief of Engineers, Reports of Examination and Survey of Parkers Head Harbor and Channel, Kennebec River, Maine." House of Representatives Doc. 276, 56th Congress, 1st Session, January 10, 1900. 8 page document, plus large foldout map, 26"x17", of Parker's Head Harbor,Kennebec River, Maine. Famous Americans in document: Elihu Root, Secretary of War; Brig. Gen. John M. Wilson, Chief of... View more info

LITTLE PIGEON RIVER, TENNESSEE

By: House of Representatives

Price: $18.50

Publisher: 1891

Seller ID: 004253


LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR Transmitting, With a letter form the Chief of Engineers, a report on the examination of Little Pigeon River, Tennessee. 3 pp. Includes "Prelimary Examination of Little Pigeon River, Tennessee, from Mouth to Sevierville." Famous Americans in document: Redfield Proctor, Secretary of War; and Thomas Lincoln Casey, Brig. Gen. Chief of Engineers. disbound. Pages loose, but in Very Good condition. No foxing. View more info

LOCKS AND DAMS, MONONGAHELA RIVER. Letter from The Secretary of War

By: House of Representatives

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1895

Seller ID: 004340


53d Congress, 3d Session, Ex. Doc. No. 249. Transmitting The report of the Chief of Engineers on the subject of acquiring by purchase the locks and dams on the Monongahela River, Pennsylvania. 65 pp. including 8 Appendixes. 9 plates, 6 of which are foldouts. Famous Americans in document: Daniel S. Lamont, Secretary of War; Thomas Lincoln Casey, Brigadier General, Chief of Engineers; Joseph K. McCammon, Attorney for the Monongahela Navigation Company; J. M. Schofield, Maj... View more info

CATSKILL CREEK, NEW YORK. Letter from The Secretary of War

By: House of Representatives

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1903

Seller ID: 004522


House of Representatives. 58th Congress, 2d Session. Document. No. 59. With a Letter From the Chief of Engineers, Reports of Examination and Survey of Catskill Creek, New York. " The stream being considered worthy of improvement, a survey was authorized and made under the direction of Col. Amos Stickney, Corps of Engineers. In his survey report of October 28, 1903, Colonel Stickney presents two plans for improvement, one with a view to securing a channel depth of 10 ... View more info

BRIDGE ACROSS THE POTOMAC 1836

By: House of Representatives

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Blair & Rives, Printers: 1836

Seller ID: 004841


Letter from The Secretary of the Treasury, Transmitting A Report on the progress of the work on the Bridge across the River Potomac. 24th Congress, 1st Session. Doc. No. 53. House of Representatives. Treas.Dept. January 12, 1836. "It gives me great satisfaction to state,...a substantial and commodious bridge has been built... For a particular detail of the dimensions of the bridge; the several changes in the original plan, with the additions..the cost of the differen... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY, TRANSMITTING RESULTS OF EXPERIMENTS MADE TO TEST THE STRENGTH OF WROUGHT-IRON BEAMS, &c.

By: House of Representatives

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1855

Seller ID: 005878


Wrought-Iron Beams. 33d Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 56. Referred to t he Committee of Ways and Means, and ordered to be printed, February 6, 1855. "Wrought-iron beams are now rolled of such sizes and lengths that, by combinations with made wrought-iron girders, they can be adapted to the largest-sized buildings. The economy of using this material insted of cast metal is equal to its greater security." 10 pp. Eight experiment... View more info

ENERGY AND THE CITY: HEARINGS BEFORE THE SUBCOMMITTEE ON THE CITY OF THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, FINANCE AND URBAN AFFAIRS

By: House of Representatives

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Government Printing Office: 1977

Seller ID: 006689


95th Congress, House of Representatives, 1st Session. September 14, 15, and 16, 1977. Printed for the use of the Committee on Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs. 461 pp. Trade paperback with brown paper covers. Cover corners are bent, faded square on front cover. Creasing throughout most of paperback from poor storage. Many interior page corners are dog-earred, otherwise interior is clean. Book in Good+ condition. View more info

LETTER FROM THE CHIEF OF ENGINEERS OF THE ARMY, TRANSMITTING A REPORT RELATIVE TO THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE BUILDING FOR THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS UNDER PROVISIONS OF THE SUNDRY CIVIL APPROPRIATION ACT APPROVED OCTOBER 2, 1888

By: House of Representatives

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1888

Seller ID: 007275


Library of Congress. 50th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Mis. Doc. No. 12. December 4, 1888.--Referred to the Committee on Appropriations and ordered to be printed. 11 pp. Ninetenn fold-out diagrams of proposed construction plans for the future Library of Congress. Disbound government document. Residue and strings from book binding remains on spine edge, same edge is also creased and chipped. First page of document is separated from others. Corners are c... View more info

THREE MILE ISLAND NUCLEAR PLANT ACCIDENT. HEARING BEFORE THE SUBCOMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENT OF THE COMMITTEE ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, U. S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, NINETY-SIXTH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION, JUNE 2, 1979

By: House of Representatives

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, U. S. Government Printing Office: 1979

Seller ID: 007402


No. 54. Printed for the use of the Committee on Science and Technology. 251 pp. Paper covers with staple binding. Creasing to front cover, particularly near spine, bottom of document bent with back pages slightly creased. Ex. library stamps and identification numbers on front cover. Interior pages are clean, no marks. Document in VG- condition. View more info

CLASSIFICATION. Class T. TECHNOLOGY

By: Library of Congress

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1910

Seller ID: 004876


Printed As Manuscript. Synopsis includes: Technology-General and Engineering and Building Group-Roads, Bridges, Railroads; Mechanical Group-Engineering, Electrical; Motor Vehicles, Cycles, Aeronautics; Chemical Group-Mining Engineering, Mineral Industries, Technology, Photography; and Composite Group-Manufactures, Mechanic Trades, Arts and Crafts, and Domestic Science. Contents also include: Table I: History and country divisions; Table II: Countries in one alphabet, Tab... View more info