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Clerks and other persons employed in the Post Office Department,

for the year 1857. Letter of the Postmaster General trans-

mitting a list of..
Clerks and other persons employed in the War Department, for

the year 1857. Letter of the Secretary of War, transmit-

ting list of...
Clerk hire, office rent, &c., in the several land districts in the States

and Territories. Estimates for...
Clerks and other persons employed in the Treasury Department,

during the year 1857. Report of the Secretary of the Trea-

sury, transmitting the names and compensation of......
Clerks and other employés of the Department of the Interior, for

the year 1857. Report of the Secretary of the Interior,

transmitting a list of...
Clerks and others einployed in the Navy Department, for the year

1857. Letter of the Secretary of the Navy, transmitting a

list of...
Coal depot for the navy, at Key West, Florida Report of the

superintending engineer relative to the....
Coal sent to market from the different regions of Pennsylvania,

from 1820 to 1856, inclusive. Statement of the quantity

and value of anthracite...
Coal, annually, from 1820 to 1856, inclusive. Statement of the

value of the imports and exports of foreign and domestic,

and consumption of......
Coast Survey of the United States, during the year ending June

30, 1859. Estimates for appropriations for the continuation

of the....
Coast Survey, showing the number and dames of persons employed

on the Coast Survey. Report of the disbursing agent of

the
Coast Survey, of expenditures for survey of the Florida reefs and

keys for the year 1857. Report of the disbursing agent of the.
Coast Survey of the United States during the year ending Novem-

ber 30, 1857. Report of the Secretary of the Treasury,
showing the progress and condition of the..

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Papers accompanying the above report.
No. 1. Distribution of the parties of the Coast Survey upon

the coasts of the United States during the survey.

ing season of 1856–57..
No. 2. List of army officers on Coast Survey
No. 3. List of navy officers on Coast Survey
No. 4. List of assistant engineers of the navy on Coast

Survey..
No. 5. List of information furnished by the Coast Survey

during the year 1856–57, under authority of the

Treasury Department
No. 6. List of capes, headlands, islands, harbors, and an-

chorages on the western coast of the United States,
of which either topographical, hydrographic, pre-
liminary, or complete surveys have been made, or
maps, charts, or sketches issued to date of report

of 1857...
No. 7. Statistics of field and office-work.....
No. 8. General list of Coast Survey discoveries and develop-

ments to 1856, inclusive
No. 9 Letter of the Superintendent to the Secretary of the

Treasury, communicating the discovery of a ledge
off Cape Small Point, Maine, by Lieut. Comd'g.
W. G. Temple, United States navy

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Coast Survey of the U. S, papers accompanying-Continued-
No. 10. Report of Assistant H. L. Whiting on the topo-

graphical resurvey of Provincetown harbor,

Massachusetts, &c.....
No. 11. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, communi-

cating extracts from a report by Lieut. Comd'g
C. R. P. Rodgers, United States navy, in relation
to the gradual decrease in the depth of water on

George's bank...
No. 12. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, communi-

cating the discovery of a small shoal southward
and westward of Little George's Bank, by Lieut.
Comd'g C. R. P. Rodgers, U. S. N., assistant in

the Coast Survey..
No. 13. Report of Lieut. Comd'g W. G. Temple, U. S. N.,

assistant Coast Surrey, stating the results of an
examination made to determine the least water

on the rocks at Hell Gate, East river, New York.
No. 14. Report of Lieut. Comd'g W. G. Temple, U.S. N.,

assistant Coast Survey, on the examination of a
locality in New York bay, containing a portion

of a wreck
No. 15. Extracts from report of Commander W. T. Muse,

U. S. N., assistant Coast Survey, relative to
changes at the bars of Hatteras and Ocracoke

inlets, North Carolina
No. 16. Extracts from report of Lieut. Comd'g C. R. P. Rod-

gers, U. S. N., showing the results of a resurvey

of the bar and anchorage at Beaufort, N.C.
No. 17. Report of Lieut. Comd'g J. N. Maffitt, U. S. N.,

showing the result of a re examination of the

bars and entrances to Cape Fear river, N. C.
No. 18. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, communi-

cating the discovery and position of a shoal
inside of the entrance to Amelia river, Florida,

reported by Lieut. Comd'g S. D. Trenchard, U.S.N.
No. 19. Extract from report made by Assistant George

Davidson, communicating the discovery of a
bank near the northern entrance to Colvos Pass-

age, Admiralty Inlet, W. T....
No. 20. Tide tables for the use of navigators; prepared

from the Coast Survey observations by A. D.

Bache, Superintendent.
No. 21. Reports made to Superintendent, showing the

least water in channel entrances to certain har-
bors, rivers, and anchorages on the coasts of the

United States...
No. 22. Report of Captain M. L. Smith, U. S. Topograph-

ical Engineers, assistant in charge of the Coast
Survey office, and extracts of sub-reports of

chiefs of the office divisions
No. 23. List of original topographical sheets registered in

the archives of the United States Coast Survey

office, geographically arranged ...
No. 24. List of original hydrographic sheets registered in

the archives of the United States Coast Survey

office, geographically arranged ....
No. 25. List of geographical positions determined by the

United States Coast Survey, and continued from
reports of 1851, 1853, and 1855...

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Coast Survey of the U.S., papers accompanying-Continued
No. 26. Notes of measurement of a base for the primary

triangulation of the eastern section of the coast

of the United States on Epping Plains, Maine...
No. 27. Report of Dr. B. A. Gould, jr., on the progress

made in telegraph campaigns for differences of
longitude, and the preparation of results for

publication.....
No. 28. Report of Professor W. C. Bond on the moon cul-

minations and other phenomena observed for

the Coast Survey....
No. 29. Report of Professor Benjamin Pierce, LL. D., on

the determination of longitudes by occultations

of the Pleiades and solar eclipses -
No. 30. Notice of the determination of the longitude of

Fernandina, Amelia island, Florida, by means of
chronometer exchanges from Savannah, Georgia,

by the Superintendent Coast Survey...
No. 31. Account of the method and formulæ for the deter-

mination of the astronomical latitude by means
of the zenith telescope, as used in the survey of

the coast of the United States
No. 32. Report of Assistant Charles A. Schott upon the

gradual loss of magnetism of the several magnets

now in use in the survey of the coast
No. 33. On the heights of the tides of the United States,

from observations in the Coast Survey by A. D.

Bache, superintendent.
No. 34. Report of Assistant L. F. Pourtales, in charge of

the office-work, relating to tidal observations....
No. 35. Report of Sub-assistant H. Mitchell, on observa-

tions of tides and currents in Nantucket and
Martha's Vineyard sounds, and in the East river
at Hell Gate, with remarks on the revision of

levellings on Hudson river....
No. 36. On the winds of the western coast of the United

States, from observations in connexion with the
United States Coast Survey, by A. D. Bache,

Superintendent
No. 37. Report to the commissioners on the preservation

of New York harbor from encroachments, by the
advisory council on the comparative map of New

York bay and harbor, and the approaches.....
No. 38. Report of Mr. A. Boschke, on the drawing of maps

of New York harbor, made for the commissioners

on harbor encroachments....
No. 39. Report made by Lieutenant A. W. Evils, United

States army, on a topographical reconnaissance
of a part of Sapelo island, Georgia, for the selec

tion of a site for a primary base line....
No. 40. Extracts from a report by Assistant A. M. Harri-

son, relative to the topographical features of
Cumberland and Amelia islands, St. Mary's

river, Georgia, and Amelia river, Florida....
No. 41. Report of Captain J. H. Simpson, United States

Topographical Engineers, on the reconnaissance
and progress made in triangulation for an air
line between Fernandina and Cedar Keys, Flor-
ida

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Coast Survey of the U. S., papers accompanying-Continued
No. 42. Report to the Commissioner of the General Land

Office, showing the progress made in the survey
and marking of the Florida Keys, in qnarter

sections, during the present season..
No. 43. Extracts from the report of Sub-assistant W. M.

Johnson, on the topographical features of the
coast adjacent to Santa Barbara channel, Cali-

fornia...
No. 44. Report of Assistant W. E. Greenwell, on the sur-

vey, character, and resources of the islands and
main adjacent to Santa Barbara channel, Cali-

fornia....
No. 45. Description of an apparatus for measuring subsid-

iary base lines....
No. 46. Description of deep-sea sounding apparatus, in-

vented by Commander B. F. Sands, United States

navy...
No. 47. Notes by Lieut. E. B. Hunt, on a new sounding ap-

paratus proposed by him for coast survey use
No. 48. Report of Lieutenant Commanding W. G. Temple,

United States navy, on the result of trials made
with the new sounding apparatus devised by

Lieut. E. B. Hunt, United States engineers.
No. 49. Description of the tide-gauge devised by Lieuten-

ant Commanding S. D. Trenchard, United States

navy -
No. 50. Letter from the Superintendent, communicating

the description of a tide-gauge devised by Sub-
assistant H. Mitchell, for taking observations in

deep water..
No. 51. Report of Lieutenant E. B. Hunt, United States

engineers, on the preparation of an index of

scientific references..
No. 52. Report of J. G. Kohl, esq., on the method, scope,

and completion of a history of maratime dis-
covery and exploration on the western coast of
the United States, prepared for publication with

the records of the United States Coast Survey...
No. 53. Reports of Commander W. T. Muse and Lieuten-

ant R. D. Minor, United States navy, on the
rescue of the American ship Manlius from sink-
ing, near Cape Henry, by the officers and crew

of the Coast Survey steamer Hetzel
No. 54. Letter of Lieutenant Commanding J. K. Duer,

United States navy, and correspondence showing
the action taken by him, at the request of the
United States vice-consul at Nassau, N. P., and
United States consul at Havana, relative to the
crew and passengers of the American ship Julia

Howard, wrecked on the Bahama bank.....
No. 55. Results of examinations for sites of light-houses,

&c., made by the Coast Survey, at the request of
the Light-house Board, under directions from
the Secretary of the Treasury, and in accordance
with laws of March 3, 1851, August 31, 1852,

and August 3, 1854....
No. 56. Letter of the Superintendent, transmitting the re-

port of Lieutenant Commanding C. R. P. Rodgers,
United States navy, upon a re-examination of
the “ Point of Rocks," at Westport, Mass., for a
light-house site..

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Coast Survey of the U. S., papers accompanying-Continued
No. 57. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, trans-

mitting a report from Commander James Alden,
United States Davy, on the result of his ex-
amination for a light-house site on the shore of
Santa Barbara channel, California

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No. 58. Letter from the secretary of the Light-house

Board, with a communication from Commander
S. Swartwout, United States navy, relative to
the establishment of a light-house and fog-bells
at Point Wilson, Admiralty Inlet, W. T., and fog.

bells at Smith's island and New Dungeness Spit.. 6
No. 59. Aids to navigation, recommended in reports made

to the Superintendent by assistants in the Coast
Survey....

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No. 60. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, trans-

mitting the recommendation of Lieutenant Com-
manding C. R. P. Rodgers, United States navy,
for a buoy to mark the flat ground near the Sal-
vages, (Cape Ann,) Massachusetts..

6
No. 61. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, communi-

cating the position recommended by Lieutenant
Commanding J. J. Almy, United States navy, for
a buoy on the southern edge of the Middle

Ground, near Cape Henry light-house..... 6
No. 62. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, communi-

cating the recommendation of Lieut Comdg C.
R. P. Rodgers, United States navy, for buoys to
mark a new channel westward of the main ship
channel into Beaufort harbor, N. C....

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No. 63. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, communi-

cating the recommendations of Lieut. Comd'g S.
D. Trenchard, United States navy, for buoys at
St. Simon's bar and St. Mary's river entrance,
Georgia..

6
No. 64. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, transmit-

ting the recommendation of Lieut. Comd'g S. D.
Trenchard, United States navy, for an additional
buoy on St. Mary's bar, Georgia

6
No. 65. Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury, communi-

cating the recommendation of Lieut. Comd'g T.
A. Craven, United States navy, for a beacon on
Love Key, Florida reefs...

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Codification of the revenue laws. Report of the Secretary of the
Treasury, relative to a revision and.....

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Coinage at the mint of the United States, and branches and assay

office, from January 1 to June 30, 1857, inclusive. State-
ment of the amount of deposits and...

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Coinage at the mint of the United States and branches, from 1793

to 1857, inclusive. Statement of the amount of the... 1
Coinage at the United States mint at Philadelphia, from 1793 to
1857. Statement of the amount of the

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Coinage at the branch mint of the United States at San Francisco,

froin 1854 to 1857. Statement of the amount of the..... 1
Coinage of the branch mint of the United States at New Orleans,
from 1838 to 1857. Statement of the amount of the

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Coinage at the branch mint of the United States at Charlotte, N.

C., from 1838 to to 1857. Statement of the amount of the.. 1
Coinage at the branch mint of the United States at Dahlonega,
Georgia, from 1838 to 1857. Statement of the amount of

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