SIR: The appropriations made directly for the work of the Geological
Survey for the fiscal year 1925 included 10 items, amounting
to $1,735,423. In addition $110,000, to be disbursed under the
direction of the Public Printer, was appropriated for printing the
reports of the Survey, and allotments of $10,000 for miscellaneous
printing and binding and of $4,944.75 for miscellaneous supplies
were made to the Survey from appropriations for the Interior
A detailed statement of the amounts appropriated and expended is
given at the end of this report. The balance shown is $15,175.31.
Cooperation with the States and other public agencies continued
as in other years. The value of the mapping and investigative
work of the Survey and the necessity of expediting the completion
of this physical inventory of the. country's resources is now so widely
recognized that 37 States as well as many counties and municipalities
shared with the Federal Government in meeting the cost.
The total amount thus contributed was $739, 537. 94. Funds
aggregating $231,208.90 were placed to the credit of the Geological
Survey for services rendered to other Government bureaus and offices.
Balances at the end of the year amounted to about $15,000, and the
total expenditure, measuring the amount of work accomplished
during the year, was $2,690,994.53.
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Forty-sixth annual report of the Director of the Geological Survey