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RG 8 - Bureau of Agricultural Engineering, Field Office Correspondence

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Field Office Correspondence, 1905-1915 National Archives Identifier 1693146  

**Note that the series contains general correspondence concerning irrigation and drainage investigations throughout the U.S and areas on the Canadian border.

This series contains public and internal correspondence and reports relating to supplies, fiscal matters, and drainage surveys conducted in Florida, Mississippi, and Louisiana. These include letters sent and received from Washington, weekly field reports, road and bridge bond surveys, field correspondence, and staff correspondence. Topics covered by these documents relate to the Big Black River Survey in Mississippi and Alabama, the Cypress Creek Drainage District in Arkansas, and the drainage surveys conducted on the Florida Everglades.

Box 1

Letters Sent From & Written to Washington while on Big Black River Survey

            A -  Z 

            Letters  Received From & Written to Field Parties 1913  A-Z

            General Letters & Letters Regarding Equipment that were Received And Written on Black River Survey  A-Z   (part)

Box 2

General Letters & Letters Regarding Equipment that were Received And Written on Black River Survey    A-Z  (cont.)

            General Correspondence – Experiment Office Drainage & Irrigation A-Z

            Mississippi Correspondence  – Black River Survey  A-Z

            Weekly Reports of Field Parties on the Black River Survey In Mississippi 1913

            Field Correspondence  1905 -1912    J. O. Wright  (part)

Box 3 

Field Correspondence 1905 – 1912   J.O. Wright  (cont.)

            Gov. Broward Correspondence on Everglades

Letters Relating To Everglades

             J. O. Wright Correspondence, Special Attention Letters

             File Correspondence   Folders   A  -  K

Box 4

File Correspondence Folders  L -  Z

            Road & Bridge Bond Survey




                        New Hampshire

                        New Mexico

                        New Jersey

                        New York

                        North Carolina

                        North Dakota

                        Ohio  (part)

Box 5

Road & Bridge Bond Survey

Ohio (cont.)




                        Rhode Island

                        South Carolina

                        South Dakota    







                        West Virginia