The Armour Engineer; Student Technical Publication of Armour Institute of Technology ... Volume 7-8

The Armour Engineer; Student Technical Publication of Armour Institute of Technology ... Volume 7-8

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ... as submitted lo the United States Forest Service. The article should prove interesting in the study of how an engineer writes a technical report. Mr. Lundgren needs no introduction to Engineer readers and we are very glad to announce Mr. Lundgren will prepare a series of three articles on the Forest Service of the United States.--The Editors, INTRODUCTION Field Work and Assistance A reconnaissance of water powers of Southeastern Alaska was made during the summer of 1914 by Leonard Lundgren, Hydro-electrical Engineer, U. S. Forest Service, accompanied by Supervisor W. G. Weigle, of the Tongass National Forest. The trip covered Ketchikan, Wrangell, Sitka, and Juneau Mining Districts. Most of the important power sites, developed and undeveloped, were visited. Additional information has been secured thru correspondence, so that the water power situation is shown to October 1, 1915. Acknowledgement is made to the various companies mentioned herein, without whose cooperation much valuable data could not have been obtained. Imblications and H/ritten Reports Publications on Alaska issued by the United States Government are too numerous to list here. In addition to this information, the writer had access to the correspondence files of the U. S. Forest Service and to the following written reports: A Water Power Reconnaissance in Southeastern Alaska, by Iohn C. Hoyt, U. S. G. S., 1909. Water Power Conditions in Southeastern Alaska, by P. H. Dater, U. S. F. S., October, 1913. The Speel River Project, by P. H. Dater, U. S. F. S., November, 1913. The VVarm Springs, Shrimp Bay, Fish Creek, and Mill Creek Projects, by Leonard Lundgren, U. S. F. S., October, 1914. The Carlson Creek Project, Alaska Gastineau Mining Company, by Leonard Lundgren, U. S. F....show more

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  • Paperback | 212 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 386g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123685926X
  • 9781236859266