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The Resource Report of the secretary of war, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, Lieutenant Michler's report of his survey for an interoceanic ship canal near the Isthmus of Darien., (electronic resource)

Report of the secretary of war, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, Lieutenant Michler's report of his survey for an interoceanic ship canal near the Isthmus of Darien., (electronic resource)

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Report of the secretary of war, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, Lieutenant Michler's report of his survey for an interoceanic ship canal near the Isthmus of Darien.
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Report of the secretary of war, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, Lieutenant Michler's report of his survey for an interoceanic ship canal near the Isthmus of Darien.
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United States
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  • 1827-1881
  • 1814-1875
  • 1811-1866
  • 1834-1895
  • 1813-1869
  • 1837-1914
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  • Michler, N.
  • Schott, Arthur
  • Harvey, William H.
  • Eaton, Daniel Cady
  • Cassin, John
  • Gill, Theodore
  • Campbell, W. H. W
  • Daser, Louis
  • Schmitt, Jacob
  • De la Camp, J.
  • Making of America
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U.S. 36th Cong., 2d sess. Senate. Ex. doc.
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no. 9; serial no. 1085-1086
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  • backen canal
  • Colombia
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Report of the secretary of war, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, Lieutenant Michler's report of his survey for an interoceanic ship canal near the Isthmus of Darien., (electronic resource)
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  • One of the folded tables is: XVII.--Appendix K. Physiographic table on the Isthmus of Choco
  • [Vol. 2] consists wholly of folded maps and folded profiles
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mixed
Contents
  • I. Orders, instructions, plan of operations, &c.--II. Importance of an interoceanic ship canal to connect the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.--III. Chapter descriptive of the natural features of the country along the line of survey of the proposed interoceanic ship canal, etc., from the Gulf of Darien to the Pacific Ocean, via the Atrato and Truando rivers.--IV. General outfit--Instruments--Organization of engineer party, &c.--Nature and results of operations.--V. Climate.--VI. Discussions of the engineering questions relating to the practicability of united Atlantic and Pacific oceans by ship canal, including estimates of work and cost of construction
  • VII. Report on the physiography on the Isthmus of Choc©đ. By Arthur Schott.--VIII. Appendix A. Remarks on the geognostic structure of the country, with accompanying descriptive table of geological specimens. by Arthur Schott.--IX. Appendix B. Botany--Alg©Œ. By Professor W. H. Harvey, with notes by Arthur Schott.--X. Appendix C. Botany--Filices and Lycopdoiace©Œ. By Daniel C. Eaton, esq., with notes by Arthur Schott.--XI. Appendix D. Botany--Phanerogam©Œ.--XII. Appendix E. Zo©œlogy--Mammalia. By A. Schott
  • XIII. Appendix F. Zoology--Birds. By John Cassin, of Philadelphia.--XIV. Appendix G. Zo©œlogy--Reptiles and amphibia. Remarks by Arthur Schott.--XV. Appendix H. Zo©œlogy--The fishes. By Theodore Gill, esq.--XVI. Appendix I. Zo©œlogy--Invertebrat©Œ.--XVII. Appendix K. Physiographic table on the Isthmus of Choco. Prepared by Arthur Schott.--XVIII. Explanatory report to tables 1, 2, 3, and 4, comprising a compilation of results of geodetic survey
  • XIXa. Report of W. H. W. Campbell, meteorologist, with accompanying barametrical and meteorological tables and records.--XIXb. Results of meteorological observations made under the direction of Lieut. N. Michler.--XX. Astronomical observations and determinations of geographical positions of principal points on the interoceanic ship canal. Observer, Lieut. N. Michler. Computer, L. Daser.--Table no. i. of true courses and distances. Computed by Jacob Schmitt.--Table no. ii. Heights and distances, by measurement with engineer's level and theodolite
  • Table no. iii of corrections from apparent level to true level.--Table no. iv of readings and computations of angles of elevation and depression across the Cordilleras de Los Andes, measure with theodolite no. 1. Computed by John de La Camp
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cd 24000028
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  • (CaOTULAS)177018453
  • (SAZTEC)132704900
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  • (dli)moaAKR5089
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Report of the secretary of war, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, Lieutenant Michler's report of his survey for an interoceanic ship canal near the Isthmus of Darien., (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • One of the folded tables is: XVII.--Appendix K. Physiographic table on the Isthmus of Choco
  • [Vol. 2] consists wholly of folded maps and folded profiles
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
  • I. Orders, instructions, plan of operations, &c.--II. Importance of an interoceanic ship canal to connect the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.--III. Chapter descriptive of the natural features of the country along the line of survey of the proposed interoceanic ship canal, etc., from the Gulf of Darien to the Pacific Ocean, via the Atrato and Truando rivers.--IV. General outfit--Instruments--Organization of engineer party, &c.--Nature and results of operations.--V. Climate.--VI. Discussions of the engineering questions relating to the practicability of united Atlantic and Pacific oceans by ship canal, including estimates of work and cost of construction
  • VII. Report on the physiography on the Isthmus of Choc©đ. By Arthur Schott.--VIII. Appendix A. Remarks on the geognostic structure of the country, with accompanying descriptive table of geological specimens. by Arthur Schott.--IX. Appendix B. Botany--Alg©Œ. By Professor W. H. Harvey, with notes by Arthur Schott.--X. Appendix C. Botany--Filices and Lycopdoiace©Œ. By Daniel C. Eaton, esq., with notes by Arthur Schott.--XI. Appendix D. Botany--Phanerogam©Œ.--XII. Appendix E. Zo©œlogy--Mammalia. By A. Schott
  • XIII. Appendix F. Zoology--Birds. By John Cassin, of Philadelphia.--XIV. Appendix G. Zo©œlogy--Reptiles and amphibia. Remarks by Arthur Schott.--XV. Appendix H. Zo©œlogy--The fishes. By Theodore Gill, esq.--XVI. Appendix I. Zo©œlogy--Invertebrat©Œ.--XVII. Appendix K. Physiographic table on the Isthmus of Choco. Prepared by Arthur Schott.--XVIII. Explanatory report to tables 1, 2, 3, and 4, comprising a compilation of results of geodetic survey
  • XIXa. Report of W. H. W. Campbell, meteorologist, with accompanying barametrical and meteorological tables and records.--XIXb. Results of meteorological observations made under the direction of Lieut. N. Michler.--XX. Astronomical observations and determinations of geographical positions of principal points on the interoceanic ship canal. Observer, Lieut. N. Michler. Computer, L. Daser.--Table no. i. of true courses and distances. Computed by Jacob Schmitt.--Table no. ii. Heights and distances, by measurement with engineer's level and theodolite
  • Table no. iii of corrections from apparent level to true level.--Table no. iv of readings and computations of angles of elevation and depression across the Cordilleras de Los Andes, measure with theodolite no. 1. Computed by John de La Camp
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Lccn
cd 24000028
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaOTULAS)177018453
  • (SAZTEC)132704900
  • (dli)AKR5089
  • (dli)moaAKR5089

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