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United States. Office of Indian Affairs / Annual report of the commissioner of Indian affairs, for the year 1884
([1884])

Abstract of proposals received and contracts awarded in New York City, under advertisement of April 23, 1884, for furnishing supplies for the Indian service,   pp. 352-353-[492] PDF (36.6 MB)


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486        PROPOSALS RECEIVED AND CONTRACTS AWARDED 
A"5stract of proposal8 received and contracts awarded in New York City,
under advertisenent 
of April 23, 1884) for 8chool books for the Indian 8ervice-Continued, 
[NoTE.-Figures in large type denote the rates at which contracts have been
awarded; awards were 
made on comparison of samples which accompanied bids.] 
SCH00L BOOKS-continued. 
QPoints of delivery. 
N.Y.      N.Y.      N.Y.     N.Y. 
MISCELLANKOUS-continued. 
Our World, No. 1, by Mrs. Hall ....... dozen.. 8.             $6 30     
$16 00 ....... 
Our World, No. 2, by Mrs. Hall .......... do.  ."        6j   15 75
       6 40 
Parlor, Bed-Room, and Laundry, by Mrs. 
H. J. Willard ..........................  44         49          21     
 18................ 
Pencils, slate, German, sharpened ....... M.  98    1021        1 15    1
45................ 
Picture Teachin, by Janet Byrne...dozen   17         17      660        10
00.............. 
Pictures, assorted (reward cards) ....... do.. 595   619          08..........................
Plaster Paris ....................... pounds.  50      50         03  ............................
Prang's Natural History, small pictures in 
envolopes, each set containing 12 cards 2j 
by 4k inches..........    .......... sets. 134      15S          35     
  29  $0 26      . 
Primer of Domestic Science, Kitchen Work, 
[nblished by Sherwood & Co., Chicago, 
1 ............................dozen.        31,        4A      2 55    216................
Primer of Domestic Science, No. 2, published 
by Sherwood & 'Co., Chicago, Ill...,dozen.  3A        4A       2 55 
  2 16 
uackenbos' Composition............do..     2          2       11 02     
6 72   .6 68. 
Sewing Illustrated, by L. J. Kirkwood ...... 17       22         25     
   80................ 
Singing books ........................ dozen.  34      49        3 00   
2 95............... 
Slated blackboard cloth...........yards    98         98          83    
 75............... 
Slating brushes-..........-.................38      39        25        
 90  --.  .   .   . 
Smart a Gymnastics . ....................... 75       76         13*    
   14      1 59 ....... 
Thermometers-      -     -     --.........................12  12  0.    
  50  ................ 
Venable's Dialogues and Plays ........sets  39         34          76   
1 8o       1 86. 
Wall-slating -....................gallons  33        34      325        
3 50 .................. 
Webster Dictionary, high school...:. dozen  14?w       16j      10 29   
9 95       10 19  $1020 
Webster's Dictionary, primary ........ do-  10i        10k       5 04   
4 90       4 99     5 00 
Well's Science Common Things ............. 65          68          74A  
    75      74 . 
Willard's, Mrs. H. J., Primer Domestic Sci- 
ence, No. 3 ........................ dozen.  2        2A       2 55    2
16   .................. 
Worcester'sDictionary, Comprehensive.do..    2A     1 .       14  70    
 14 93     14 70. 
Worcester's Dictionary, School ............. 1       1-1           79   
  853     8 40....... 


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