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Book/Printed Material Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting copies of the reports of H.M. Shreve and R. Delafield, on the improvement of the navigation of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. December 16, 1830. Read, and referred to the Committee of the Whole House to which is referred the "Bill (H.R. No. 458) to Amend the Several Acts Authorizing the Registering and Granting Licenses to Steamboats, and to Provide for the Better Security of the Lives of Passengers on Board of Vessels Propelled, in Whole or in Part, by Steam."

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Title

  • Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting copies of the reports of H.M. Shreve and R. Delafield, on the improvement of the navigation of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. December 16, 1830. Read, and referred to the Committee of the Whole House to which is referred the "Bill (H.R. No. 458) to Amend the Several Acts Authorizing the Registering and Granting Licenses to Steamboats, and to Provide for the Better Security of the Lives of Passengers on Board of Vessels Propelled, in Whole or in Part, by Steam."

Names

  • United States. Congress. House
  • Delafield, Richard
  • Shreve, Henry Miller
  • United States. War Department

Created / Published

  • Washington, DC, 1830.

Headings

  • -  Dams
  • -  Revenue
  • -  Factory and trade waste
  • -  Hydraulic engineering
  • -  Inland water transportation
  • -  Navigation
  • -  Aids to navigation
  • -  Steamboats
  • -  Cost
  • -  Financial statements

Genre

  • Legislative materials

Notes

  • -  SERIALSETDELIVERY1

Medium

  • 1 online resource (12 pages).

Call Number/Physical Location

  • KF12
  • 21-2:H.DOC.9
  • Y 1.1/2:206

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2022696894

Online Format

  • image
  • pdf
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

United States Congress. House, Richard Delafield, Henry Miller Shreve, and United States War Department. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting copies of the reports of H.M. Shreve and R. Delafield, on the improvement of the navigation of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. Read, and referred to the Committee of the Whole House to which is referred the "Bill H.R. No. 458 to Amend the Several Acts Authorizing the Registering and Granting Licenses to Steamboats, and to Provide for the Better Security of the Lives of Passengers on Board of Vessels Propelled, in Whole or in Part, by Steam.". Washington, DC, 1830. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2022696894/.

APA citation style:

United States Congress. House, Delafield, R., Shreve, H. M. & United States War Department. (1830) Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting copies of the reports of H.M. Shreve and R. Delafield, on the improvement of the navigation of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. Read, and referred to the Committee of the Whole House to which is referred the "Bill H.R. No. 458 to Amend the Several Acts Authorizing the Registering and Granting Licenses to Steamboats, and to Provide for the Better Security of the Lives of Passengers on Board of Vessels Propelled, in Whole or in Part, by Steam.". Washington, DC. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2022696894/.

MLA citation style:

United States Congress. House, et al. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting copies of the reports of H.M. Shreve and R. Delafield, on the improvement of the navigation of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. Read, and referred to the Committee of the Whole House to which is referred the "Bill H.R. No. 458 to Amend the Several Acts Authorizing the Registering and Granting Licenses to Steamboats, and to Provide for the Better Security of the Lives of Passengers on Board of Vessels Propelled, in Whole or in Part, by Steam.". Washington, DC, 1830. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2022696894/>.