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Comprehensive Index to the Publications of the United States Government, 1881-1893, Vol. 1.

Comprehensive Index to the Publications of the United States Government, 1881-1893, Vol. 1.

Date: 1905
Creator: Ames, John G. (John Griffith) 1834-1910
Description: Index to publications "issued during the period covered by the Forty-seventh to the Fifty-second Congresses, inclusive, printed either by order of Congress, or by the several Executive Departments of the Government."--p. iii
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Comprehensive Index to the Publications of the United States Government, 1881-1893, Vol. 2.

Comprehensive Index to the Publications of the United States Government, 1881-1893, Vol. 2.

Date: 1905
Creator: Ames, John G. (John Griffith) 1834-1910
Description: Index to publications "issued during the period covered by the Forty-seventh to the Fifty-second Congresses, inclusive, printed either by order of Congress, or by the several Executive Departments of the Government."--p. iii of vol. 1
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Wastebook 2012

Wastebook 2012

Date: October 2012
Creator: Coburn, Tom
Description: Senator Tom Coburn released his Wastebook 2012, a report outlining wasteful federal policies that cost taxpayers more than $19 billion dollars a year.
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World at Risk: The Report of the Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism

World at Risk: The Report of the Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism

Date: December 2008
Creator: Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism (U.S.)
Description: The bipartisan Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism was established by the U.S. Congress to build on the work of the 9/11 Commission. The Commission has interviewed over 200 experts inside and outside of government. They have met with counterterrorism and intelligence officials at home and abroad who are working to stop proliferation and terrorism. The Commission's report examines the government's current policies and programs, identifies gaps in prevention strategy and recommends ways to close them. The Commission believes that unless the world community acts decisively and with great urgency, it is more likely than not that a weapon of mass destruction will be used in a terrorist attack somewhere in the world by the end of 2013. The Commission further believes that terrorists are more likely to be able to obtain and use a biological weapon than a nuclear weapon. The Commission believes that the U.S. government needs to move more aggressively to limit the proliferation of biological weapons and reduce the prospect of a bioterror attack. Further compounding the nuclear threat is the proliferation of nuclear weapons capabilities to new states and the decision by several existing nuclear states to build up ...
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Rules for a dictionary catalog, by Charles A. Cutter, fourth edition, rewritten

Rules for a dictionary catalog, by Charles A. Cutter, fourth edition, rewritten

Date: 1904
Creator: Cutter, Charles A. (Charles Ammi), 1837-1903
Description: Volume of cataloging rules created prior to the widespread availability of Library of Congress cataloging. Includes definitions and instructions on entry and style. Additional articles describe cataloging of special publications such as manuscripts, music, and maps and atlases.
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Bicycle Transportation

Bicycle Transportation

Date: December 1974
Creator: Dougherty, Nina & Lawrence, William
Description: This report presents the results of a study regarding bicycle use as a practical transportation alternative in the United States and elsewhere. It includes an overview of bicycle use in America; the cycling environment; related federal, state, and local activities; experiences in Europe, Japan, and China; and recommendations based on the study's conclusions.
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The Financial Crisis Inquiry Report: Final Report of the National Commission on the Causes of the Financial and Economic Crisis in the United States

The Financial Crisis Inquiry Report: Final Report of the National Commission on the Causes of the Financial and Economic Crisis in the United States

Date: January 2011
Creator: Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission (U.S.)
Description: The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission was created to “examine the causes of the current financial and economic crisis in the United States.” In this report, the Commission presents to the President, the Congress, and the American people the results of its examination and its conclusions as to the causes of the crisis.
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Common Sense Government: Works Better and Costs Less

Common Sense Government: Works Better and Costs Less

Date: 1995
Creator: Gore, Albert
Description: The National Performance Review is about change---historic change---in the way the government works. As the title makes clear, the National Performance Review is about moving from red tape to results to create a government that works better and costs less. This third report of the National Performance Review describes the impact of reinvention on the American people and their government and presents more than 300 new recommendations. The National Performance Review focused primarily on how government should work, not on what it should do. On September 7, 1995, Vice President Al Gore and the National Performance Review released their third report, two years after the first report, From Red Tape to Results: Creating a Government That Works Better and Costs Less.
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Catalogue of Early Books on Music (Before 1800)

Catalogue of Early Books on Music (Before 1800)

Date: 1913
Creator: Gregory, Julia
Description: Book cataloging books about music that were published before 1800. It lists them alphabetically by author and includes the title, call number, and physical description.
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Fifty Birds of Town and City

Fifty Birds of Town and City

Date: 1973
Creator: Hines, Bob & Anastasi, Peter A.
Description: A book depicting 50 common birds in U.S. towns and cities, with illustrations.
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Map Illustrating the plan of the defenses of the Western & North Western Frontier, as proposed by Charles Gratiot, in his report of October 31, 1837

Map Illustrating the plan of the defenses of the Western & North Western Frontier, as proposed by Charles Gratiot, in his report of October 31, 1837

Date: 1837
Creator: Hood, W.
Description: Map showing the area west of the Mississippi River. It includes United States territory name, Indian territory, settlements, and rivers.
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Map Illustrating the plan of the defenses of the Western & North Western Frontier, as proposed by the Honorable J. R. Poinsett Secretary of War in his report of December 30, 1837

Map Illustrating the plan of the defenses of the Western & North Western Frontier, as proposed by the Honorable J. R. Poinsett Secretary of War in his report of December 30, 1837

Date: 1837
Creator: Hood, W.
Description: Map showing the area west of the Mississippi River. It includes United States territory name, Indian territory, settlements, and rivers.
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Report of the Boundary Commission upon the survey and re-marking of the boundary between the United States and Mexico west of the Rio Grande, 1891-1896, album

Report of the Boundary Commission upon the survey and re-marking of the boundary between the United States and Mexico west of the Rio Grande, 1891-1896, album

Date: 1899
Creator: International Boundary & Water Commission, United States & Mexico
Description: Black and white photographs of monuments and characteristic scenes along the boundary between the United States and Mexico west of the Rio Grande River. Includes captions in English and Spanish.
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Copy of a Map of the Seat of War in Florida

Copy of a Map of the Seat of War in Florida

Date: March 20, 1836
Creator: Johnson, J. E.
Description: Map showing the area of central Florida where the Second Seminole War took place. It includes swamps, lakes, rivers, and military roads, as well as smaller maps of Florida and of the battle ground between Major Francis Langhorne Dade and the Seminoles.
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Bituminous Coal Resources of Texas

Bituminous Coal Resources of Texas

Date: 1961
Creator: Mapel, W. J. 1922-
Description: Report discussing reports of coal beds under a variety of rock formations throughout Texas.
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Rebooting the Government Printing Office: Keeping America Informed in the Digital Age

Rebooting the Government Printing Office: Keeping America Informed in the Digital Age

Date: January 2013
Creator: National Academy of Public Adminstration (NAPA)
Description: The conference report to the 2012 Consolidated Appropriations Act mandated that the National Academy of Public Administration (the Academy) conduct a broad operational review of GPO to (1) update past studies of GPO operations; (2) examine the feasibility of GPO continuing to perform executive branch printing; and (3) identify additional cost saving operational alternatives beyond those that GPO has already implemented.The Academy formed a five-member Panel of Fellows to conduct a ten-month study of the agency’s current role, its operations, and its future direction. The Panel determined that the federal government in the digital age must continue to ensure that the public has permanent access to authentic government information and that GPO has a critical role to play in meeting this need. GPO leaders have made significant progress in “rebooting” the agency from a print-centric to a content-centric focus, but the agency needs to make further business and operational changes. The Panel issued fifteen recommendations intended to position the federal government for the digital age, strengthen GPO’s business model, and further GPO’s continuing transformation. Among other things, the Panel recommended that Congress establish an inter-agency process to develop a government-wide strategy for managing the life-cycle of digital government information; GPO ...
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Freedom from Hunger: An Achievable Goal for the United States of America

Freedom from Hunger: An Achievable Goal for the United States of America

Date: 2015
Creator: National Commision on Hunger
Description: To identify solutions to hunger, Congress created the bipartisan National Commission on Hunger “to provide policy recommendations to Congress and the USDA Secretary to more effectively use existing programs and funds of the Department of Agriculture to combat domestic hunger and food insecurity.” This report is based on the commission members’ full agreement that hunger cannot be solved by food alone, nor by government efforts alone. The solutions to hunger require a stronger economy, robust community engagement, corporate partnerships, and greater personal responsibility, as well as strong government programs.
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The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

Date: July 22, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Description: The official Government edition of the Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (also known as the 9-11 Commission, an independent, bipartisan commission created by congressional legislation and the signature of President George W. Bush in late 2002), provides a full and complete account of the circumstances surrounding the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, including preparedness for and the immediate response to the attacks. Provides recommendations designed to guard against future attacks.
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Deep Water: the Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling

Deep Water: the Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling

Date: January 2011
Creator: National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling (U.S.)
Description: On May 22, 2010, President Barack Obama announced the creation of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling: an independent,nonpartisan entity, directed to provide a thorough analysis and impartial judgment. The President charged the Commission to determine the causes of the disaster, and to improve the country’s ability to respond to spills, and to recommend reforms to make offshore energy production safer. This report is the result of an intense six-month effort to fulfill the President’s charge. The Commission’s report offers the President, policymakers, industry, and the American people the fullest account available of the largest oil spill in U.S history: the context for the well itself, how the explosion and spill happened, and how industry and government scrambled to respond to an unprecedented emergency.
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Ready Schools

Ready Schools

Date: February 1998
Creator: National Education Goals Panel (U.S.)
Description: To the National Education Goals Panel, ensuring that children start school ready to learn is vitally important. But ensuring that schools are ready for children is important as well. Recognizing that good education means both ready children and ready schools, the Goals Panel convened a special group of advisors and asked them to identify what makes a ready school. This report, Ready Schools, is the result of their efforts. It recommends ten specific approaches found in successful elementary schools and documented by research to be keys to ready schools.
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A Descriptive Catalogue of The Government Publications of the United States, September 5, 1774-March 4, 1881.

A Descriptive Catalogue of The Government Publications of the United States, September 5, 1774-March 4, 1881.

Date: 1885
Creator: Poore, Benjamin Perley, 1820-1887
Description: This catalog lists the books, pamphlets, and other documents published by the U. S. government between September 1774 and March 1881. The list is organized by date of publication and includes the title, date, short description, page counts, and relevant Congress sessions and persons related to each document.
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Report on the Lands of the Arid Region of the United States, with a More Detailed Account of the Lands of Utah. With Maps.

Report on the Lands of the Arid Region of the United States, with a More Detailed Account of the Lands of Utah. With Maps.

Date: 1879
Creator: Powell, John Wesley,; 1834-1902
Description: A report on the lands of the Arid Region of the United States, including their agricultural and grazing potential as well as a statement of the rainfall of the western portion of the United States.
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Motor vehicle traffic accidents 1990

Motor vehicle traffic accidents 1990

Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Department of Public Safety
Description: Statistics related to motor vehicle traffic accidents in Texas, for the year 1990.
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Motor vehicle traffic accidents 1991

Motor vehicle traffic accidents 1991

Date: 1991
Creator: Texas Department of Public Safety
Description: Statistics related to motor vehicle traffic accidents in Texas, for the year 1991.
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