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Pennsylvania Avenue, Report of the President's Council on Pennsylvania Avenue

By: N/A

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Washington, 1964

Seller ID: 004715


The Council's assignment had its origin in the Inaugural Parade on January 20, 1961, when President Kennedy noticed the drab appearance of Pennsylvania Avenue and decided to do something about it. A Council was produced which submitted this Report. 56 pp. 54 illustrations with photographs, sketchs of the Avenue's history, facsimiles, large illustrated foldout showing the whole Avenue, and sketches of the plan showing specific areas of the Avenue. Green "linen-like&... View more info

LETTER FROM THE ACTING SECRETARY OF WAR, TRANSMITTING, IN RESPONSE TO SENATE RESOLUTION OF FEBRUARY 8, 1886, REPORTS RELATIVE TO FILTERS FOR THE WATER SUPPLY FOR THE CAPITAL

By: Benet, Stephen Vincent

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1886

Seller ID: 007011


49th Congress, 1st Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No. 154. May 26, 1886.--Referred to the Committee on the District of Columbia and ordered to be printed. Question of printing maps and reports to the Committee on Printing. June 18, 1886.--Accompanying papers ordered to be printed. "Resolved, That the Secretary of War be, and he is hereby, requested to ascertain the advisability and practicability of providing the water supply of the capital with filters and other applianc... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR, TRANSMITTING PAPERS CONTAINING INFORMATION RESPECTING THE WASHINGTON AQUEDUCT

By: House of Representatives

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1856

Seller ID: 006122


Washington Aqueduct. 34th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 82. April 11--Ordered to be printed. Details of the plan, management and cost of the Washington aqueduct as required by a resolution by the House of Resentatives of the 7th instant. 101 pp. Disbound government document. Residue and string-tie from book remain on spine edge. Corners are rubbed and minor creasing along spine. Front page is very brown from age, and there is light... View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR, TRANSMITTING WITH A LETTER OF THE CHIEF OF ENGINEERS, REPORT OF THE ENGINEER OFFICER FORMERLY IN CHARGE OF THE WASHINGTON AQUEDUCT, INVITING ATTENTION TO THE FACT THAT CERTAIN BUILDINGS ENCROACH UPON THE GOVERNMENT LAND..

By: House of Representatives

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1896

Seller ID: 007078


..and Inclosing Certain Plans, Correspondence, and Recommendations. Washington Aqueduct. 54th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Document No. 135. January 13, 1896.--Referred to the Committee on the District of Columbia and ordered to be printed. 8 pp. Fold-out map and two plates demonstrating the encroachment of various properties to the aqueduct and planned Dalecarlia reservoir. Disbound government document. Residue from book binding, creasing and chippin... View more info