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Statistics of commerce on the Great

Lakes 163

Statutes Relating to Water Power; Alex-
ander Mackenzie 597

Steams County, Authority to dam Mis-
sissippi in 648

Sterling, Authority to dam Rock River at 670

Storage to control floods 451

Storage, Water 21

Stott, H. G., Acknowledgment to 501

Streams, Navigable 35-93

— , Relation of forests to 21, 505, 514

Structural materials and water trans-
portation 491

Stubbs Ferry, Authority to dam Missouri

River at 653

Sturgeon Bay and Lake Michigan Canal,

Traflic through 173

Susquehanna River 49

Suwanee River 61

Systems of waterways 29, 35-93

Tariffs, Discriminating 116,

125, 137, 236, 265,^14

Tennessee River 79, 464, 517

— , Authority to dam 680-690

Terminals and their control 136

— on the Mississippi 143

The Dalles, Rates at 372

Tombigbee River 64

TrafBc, Canal 273, 279, 282, 288, 295

— , Decline of river 111,133,251

— on Great Lakes 163, 229

Interior rivers 94

Mississippi River 124, 154

New Jersey canals 256

Ohio River 150

Trinity River 68, 527

Trotters Shoals, Authority to dam Sa-
vannah River at

Tugaloo River, Authority to dam

Turners Shoals, Authority to dam Sa

vannah River at

Typhoid, Relation of, to impure water

supply 445



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Vermeule, C. C, cited on forests and

streams 509

Vessels, Types of 94

Virginia canals 200, 203, 286

Wabash River 82, i86

— , Authority to draw water from 690

War (Secretary of), Powers conferred on. 600

Warner, William, Appointment of 15

Warrior River 64,183

Washington, George, Waterway policy

of 535

Watab, Authority to dam Mississippi at.. 650
Waterway competition 314

— from Chicago to the Gulf, Authority to
examine into 695

— • improvement. Ineffective vi

— trafEc, Decline of 133.251

Waterways and forests. Relations of. 21, 505, 514

— , Appropriations in aid of 180

— , Relation of, to railways 377

— , Systems of 29,35-93, Maps A,B

— , Unity of iv, v, 15, 22

Water power. Applications of 447

, Appointment of Committee on 17

, Statutes relating to 597

— supply, Purification of 20

— transportation, Conditions affecting.. 491

Wateree River 57

Welliver, J. C; Relations between Wa-
terways and Railway Traffic in Europe . . 377

West, J. Rodman, member of Select Com-
mittee 582

Wharfage charges 139, 147

White River 76, 187



— , Authority to dam

Willamette River

WiNDOM, William, member of Select Com-
mittee

— , Reprint of reix)rt by

— , Tribute to

Wright County, Authority to dam Missis-
sippi in



Yazoo River

Yellowstone River.
York River



Vanlandingam, a. J., Testimony of.



322



ZoN, Raphael; General Relations of For-
ests and Streams



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Errata on map B (in pocket).

For "Rechelieu" read Richelieu (River in Canada).

For "Esterville-Minim" read Estherville-Minim (S. C).

For "Guinguard" read Guignard (Landing in S. C).

For "Fort Bassenger" read Fort Bassinger (Fla.).

For "Andalucia" read Andalusia, and place near the head of navigation on Conecuk
River.

For " Choctawhatchie " read Choctawhatchee (River in Fla.).

For "Lesuer" read LeSueur (Minn.).

For "Stocton" read Stockton (Cal.).

Chowan, Blackwater, Meherrin, and Nottoway Rivers in North Carolina and Vir-
ginia, listed among the Navigable Streams (page 52), do not appear on map.

Coosa River, Alabama, is not navigable between W'etumpka and Lock 4 (117
miles).

A break in navigability of the Mississippi should be shown at Minneapolis.

"Cascades Canal" (Ore.) should appear below The Dalles (Columbia River).

A break in navigability should be shown above The Dalles.

The upper Columbia (in Washington) is navigable between Bridgeport and
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