Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Volumes 14-15

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American Society of Civil Engineers., 1888
Vols. for Jan. 1896-Sept. 1930 contain a separately page section of Papers and discussions which are published later in revised form in the society's Transactions. Beginning Oct. 1930, the Proceedings are limited to technical papers and discussions, while Civil engineering contains items relating to society activities, etc.
 

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Page 37 - Shall the decision of the chair stand as the judgment of the assembly [or "club," "society," "board," etc.] ?" Or, CHAIR: The question is, "Shall the decision of the chair be sustained?
Page 98 - Method of Calculating the Cubic Contents of Excavations and Embankments by the Aid of Diagrams...
Page iii - THE PREVENTABLE CAUSES OF DISEASE, INJURY, AND DEATH IN AMERICAN MANUFACTORIES AND WORKSHOPS, AND THE BEST MEANS AND APPLIANCES FOR PREVENTING AND AVOIDING THEM.
Page 23 - The professional improvement of its members, the encouragement of social intercourse among men of practical science, the advancement of Engineering in its several branches and of Architecture, and the establishment of a central point of reference and union for its members.
Page 126 - A TREATISE on the STEAM ENGINE, in its various Applications to Mines, Mills, Steam Navigation, Railways, and Agriculture, By J. BOURNE, CE Eighth Edition ; with Portrait, 37 Plates, and 546 Woodcuts. 4to. 42s. CATECHISM of the STEAM ENGINE, in its various Applications to Mines, Mills, Steam Navigation, Railways, and Agriculture.
Page 108 - ... (about 100) concerning reports, 56,65 and 85-lb. steel rail sections, heavier rails and experiments with foreign rails, steel rail in track, purchase, inspection, etc., 1879-83. Letter from William Irving to HB Stone about prices of cedar ties from EEAyer, June 4,1887. Printed pams.: Final report of Committee on the proper relation to each other of the sections of railway wheels and rails, American Society of Civil Engineers, Oct.
Page 3 - ... of Eureka District held at Mr. Merithew's house on the Prosser Gulch on the 19th day of September AD 1860 John I. Moore Esqr. in the Chair The object of the Meeting was stated by Mr. Moore to be to amend the Code of Laws in relation to Arbitrations the Election of a President of the District etc It was resolved that a committee be appointed by the president to report business for the meeting — The President appointed Messrs McCook, Hickman & Kyle as said Committee.
Page 152 - Reports upon the survey of the boundary between the territory of the United States and the possessions of Great Britain from the Lake of the Woods to the Summit of the Rocky Mountains.
Page 15 - That the subject of law reporting be referred to a committee of five, to be appointed by the chair, with instructions to prepare a plan of amendment and report to a future meeting of this association.
Page 19 - The PRESIDENT. The next business in order is the report of the Committee on Credentials.

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