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Geodetic level and rod by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Geodesy -- United States.,
  • Surveying -- Instruments.,
  • Leveling.

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At head of title: U. S. Department of commerce. Daniel C. Roper, secretary. Coast and geodetic survey. R. S. Patton, director.

Statementby D. L. Parthurst, chief, Division of Instruments.
SeriesSpecial publication,, no. 129
ContributionsParkhurst, D. L. 1893-
LC ClassificationsTA565 .U5 1935
The Physical Object
Pagination ii, 14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6327899M
LC Control Number35026222

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