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SCIENCE, August 14, 1885. Volume VI. No. 132

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003189


Some articles include: "Official Scrutiny of the U.S. Coast-Survey"; "The British Museum of Natural History" by Frederick W. True with a full page illustration of the Main Facade of the Museum on Cromwell Road; "Immortality in modern thought" by Joseph Le Conte; "Vegetable Morphology a Century Ago-Goethe" by T.H. McBride; and "An Attempt to Photograph the Solar Corona Without an Eclipse" by Wm. H. Pickering. Also included Letters t... View more info

BOSTON HARBOR, MASSACHUSETTS. FROM A TRIGONOMETRICAL SURVEY UNDER THE DIRECTION OF A.D.BACHE SUPERINTENDENT OF THE SURVEY OF THE COAST OF THE UNITED STATES.

By: Bache, A. D.

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Washington, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey: 1857

Seller ID: 006646


Triangulation by A.D. Bache Supdt. and C.O. Boutelle Assistant. Topography by J.B. Gluck, H.I. Whiting, J.S. Williams Assists. & S.A. Gilbert Sub-Asst. Hydrography by the Party under the command of C.H. Davis Lieut. U.S. Navy Assistant. Original, first edition published map of Boston Bay and Boston Harbor by the U.S. Coast Survey. Detailed insets include information about the Tides and Tidal Currents, Light Houses and Light Vessels, and detailed Sailing Directions approa... View more info

EXPLORATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY STEAMER "BACHE" IN THE WESTERN ATLANTIC, JANUARY-MARCH, 1914, UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE UNITED STATES BUREAU OF FISHERIES. OCEANOGRAPHY

By: Bigelow, Henry B.

Price: $58.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1917

Seller ID: 003871


Appendix V to the Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1915. Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 833. Contents: The Atlantic water; Temperature and salinity profiles; The Straits of Florida; The coast water off Chesapeake Bay; Tables, and Bibliography. 62 pp. Large foldout map in back: "Route of Steamer "Bache" January-March, 1914 with location of stations." 53 illustrations. Dark green covers. Black lettering on front cover. 1/4" tear at sp... View more info

GEODESY. Primary Triangulation on the One Hundred and Fourth Meridian, and on the Thirty-Ninth Parallel in Colorado, Utah, and Nevada

By: Bowie, William

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1914

Seller ID: 003706


Special Publication 19."The primary object of this publication is to give the geographic positions, elevations, and descriptions of the main scheme, subsidiary and intersection stations determined by primary triangulation in the state of Colorado and northward, from the line Pikes Peak-Divide of the thirty-ninth parallel triangulation, approximately along the one hundred and fourth meridian to the Canadian Border, and also similar data for the various stations of the... View more info

COAST SURVEY 1836

By: Congress

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Blair & Rives Printers: 1836

Seller ID: 005274


Letter from The Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting A Report in relation to the Coast Survey. 24th Congress. 2d Session. House of Treasury Doc. No. 13. "I have the honor respectfully to report to the House of Representatives, that the business appertaining to the survey of the coast was transferred, by order of the President...from the charge of the Navy Department to the Treasury Department. In consequence of a difference of views existing between the President ... View more info

TERRESTRIAL MAGNETISM. RESULTS OF MAGNETIC OBSERVATIONS MADE BY THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY BETWEEN JULY 1, 1911, AND DECEMBER 31, 1912

By: Faris, R. L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1913

Seller ID: 003708


Special Publication 15."The present publication contains the results of observations made between July 1, 1911, and December 31, 1912,...Five magnetic observatories have been in operation throughout the period, at Cheltenham, Md.; Sitka, Alaska; near Honolulu, Hawaii; on Vieques Island, P.R.; and near Tucson, Ariz. Their records have furnished means for reducing to mean of day the values of declination obtained from the field observations. There will be found in the ... View more info

TERRESTRIAL MAGNETISM. DISTRIBUTION OF THE MAGNETIC DECLINATION IN THE UNITED STATES FOR JANUARY 1, 1910

By: Faris, R. L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1911

Seller ID: 003709


Special Publication 9. With Isogonic Chart and Secular Change Tables."Since the publication fo the isogonic chart of the United States for 1905, so much additional data have been accumulated and the secular change of the magnetic declination has undergone such material modification that a new chart is demanded. January 1, 1910, was selected as the epoch for the chart, in order that the reduction fo the obervations to that epoch might be based on actual observations o... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY AT BALDWIN, KANSAS. 1905 and 1906

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1910

Seller ID: 003677


"The work of the Baldwin Magnetic Observatory began in June, 1900... The work of the Baldwin Observatory during 1905 and 1906 was carried on by the following magnetic observers: L.B. Smith, W.B. Keeling, and S,.A. Deel." 107 pp. 26 graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms in 1905 and 1906. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. faint ex-mus.stamp on front cover. ex-mus. numbers on front cover. Spine faded. Overall ... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1907 AND 1908

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1911

Seller ID: 003679


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 kilometers) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 95 pp. plus 21 graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms in 1907 and 1908. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. fading to spine. faint ex-mus.stamp on front cover. ex-mus. numbers on front cover. Spine top end missing small stri... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR CHELTENHAM, MARYLAND 1909 AND 1910

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1912

Seller ID: 003680


"The magnetic observatory at Cheltenham was built in 1900 and its operation began in April, 1901." 93 pp. plus 22 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms in 1909 and 1910. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. fading to spine. faint ex-mus.stamp on front cover. ex-mus. numbers on front cover. Covers Good+. ex. mus. stamp on title page, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1917 AND 1918

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1920

Seller ID: 003681


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 km.) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 104 pp. plus 23 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. spine darkened with two small tears. faint ex-mus.stamp on front cover. Overall covers Good+. ex. mus. stamp and numbers on title p... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1915 AND 1916

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1918

Seller ID: 003682


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 km.) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 101 pp. plus 22 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables including register of Earthquakes. Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. Fading to front cover. Slight chipping at front top edge. spine darkened. ex-mus.stamp on front ... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY AT VIEQUES, PORTO RICO. 1913 and 1914

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1916

Seller ID: 003683


"In February, 1903, a magnetograph was installed in a room in Fort Isabel Segunda, on Vieques Island, Porto Rico, and variation observations were continued there until April, 1907. At that time suitable buildings had been constructed for the observatory work, and the magnetograph was transferred to the new site, about five-eighths of a mile ( 1 kilometer) west of the old fort." The work of the Porto Rico Observatory was in charge of the following magnetic observ... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1913 AND 1914

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1916

Seller ID: 003685


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 kilometers) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 105 pp. plus 16 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. spine and front cover's bottom edge darkened. Overall covers Good+ to Very Good-. ex. mus. stamp/numbers on title page, ot... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1911 AND 1912

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1913

Seller ID: 003686


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 kilometers) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 99 pp. plus 12 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. spine darkened. ex.mus. stamp/numbers on front cover. Overall covers Good+ to Very Good-. ex. mus. stamp on title page, othe... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY AT VIEQUES, PORTO RICO. 1911 and 1912

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1914

Seller ID: 003687


"In February, 1903, a magnetograph was installed in a room in Fort Isabel Segunda, on Vieques Island, Porto Rico, and observations were continued there until April, 1907. At that time suitable buildings had been constructed for the observatory work, and the magnetograph was transferred to the new site, about five-eighths of a mile(1 kilometer west of the old fort." 102 pp. 13 graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numer... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR CHELTENHAM, MARYLAND 1915 AND 1916

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1918

Seller ID: 003691


"The magnetic observatory at Cheltenham was put in operation in April, 1901." 112 pp. plus 21 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables. Tan paper wraps. fading to spine and front cover's bottom edge. faint ex-mus.stamp on front cover. Overall covers Good+ to Very Good-. ex. mus. stamp/numbers on title page, last page's side edge tiny creasing, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR CHELTENHAM, MARYLAND 1911 AND 1912

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1913

Seller ID: 003692


"The magnetic observatory at Cheltenham was put in operation in April, 1901." 98 pp. plus 16 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables. Tan paper wraps. fading to spine and backcover. faint ex-mus.stamp/on front cover. ex. mus. numbers on front cover. Front cover's bottom corner folded back. Overall covers Good+. ex. mus. stamp on title page, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY AT BALDWIN, KANS., 1907 -1909

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1911

Seller ID: 003693


"The work of the Baldwin Magnetic Observatory began in June, 1900... In October, 1909, the work at Baldwin was discontinued and the instruments were transferred to the newly constructed observatory at Tucson, Ariz." 114 pp. 30 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms in 1907-1909. Numerous tables.grey paper wraps. Mildly soiled. ex-mus.numbers on front cover. Spine faded, bottom edge mildly chipped. Overall covers a... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR TUCSON, ARIZONA 1909 AND 1910

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1913

Seller ID: 003696


"As the improvised building for the variation instruments at Baldwin, Kans., was of such a character as to detract seriously from the accuracy and value of the results obtained, and as the increasing density of population in that region presaged the introduction of electric car lines in the near future, it was decided to transfer the variation instruments from Baldwin to some place in the southwestern part of the United States. After an examination of numerous locali... View more info