M.M.B. June 10, 1901
4 June, 1901
Sir: Inclosed the Board sends you a copy of a letter from Mr. John Anderson of Toledo, Oreg., asking permission to land his fish boat at a convenient place inside of the Light-house reservation at Yaquina Head, Oreg. The Board requests you to confer with the Inspector of the 13th Light-House District, and with him make a joint report and recommendation in the matter.
June 27, 1901
21 June, 1901
Referring to your joint report of 11 June, 1901 and previous correspondence, the Board states that it finds itself unable to permit Mr. John Anderson to land his fish boat on the light-house reservation at Yaquina Head, Oreg. Respectfully, ??? Major, Corps of Engineers, U. S. A., Engineer Secretary.
(All communication should be addressed to "THE LIGHT-HOUSE BOARD.")
Treasury Department, Office of the Light-House Board, Wahsington, D.C., 11 Sept., 1899.
Referring to your letter of 26 August, '99, the Board authorizes you to make repairs and install a heater at the Yaquina Head, Oreg. light-station at a total estimated cost of $850., the repairs to be made under your direction by persons in your employ and by the purchase of the necessary materials of the lowest bidder after due advertisement in accordance with existing regulations.
The cost of these repairs and of the heater is to be paid from funds alloted from the appropriation, Repairs and Incidental Expenses of Light-Houses, 1900.
In the case of the heater, the Board authorizes you to purchase a Little Giant Heater No. 16 of the local agent at a cost not to exceed $200, it being of specified manufacture and not obtained by competition.
For your further information and for file with your accounts there are enclosed two copies of the Board's letter to the Department of 2 Sept., '99. together with the approval of the Department endorsed thereon authorising the Board to take the action indicated above.