Letter of acceptance from U.S. Treasury Assistant Secretary M. E. Ailes to George W. Muller for his proposal for the alt...

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Letter of acceptance from U.S. Treasury Assistant Secretary M. E. Ailes to George W. Muller for his proposal for the alterations and repairs of the U.S. Post Office & Custom House at Saint Augustine, Fla. - 1902
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Alterations and repairs of the U.S. Post Office & Custom House at Saint Augustine, Fla. - 1902
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Ailes, M. E.
Muller, George W.
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Saint Augustine (Fla.)
Government House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
48 King Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
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North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 48 King Street
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29.892465 x -81.313142

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"Drawn by RJT 4-3-1902" in bottom left corner

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University of Florida
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University of Florida
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-)@Copy.Inclosure721.-FGDEEACLJEPTreasuryDepartmentOfficeoftheSecretaryWashington ,August1,1902.George43,45and 47Terrystreet,Atlanta,Georgia.Sir:Inwiththeapprov>lloftheDepartment and recom mendationscontainedinletterofthe22ndultimofromtheCustodian othePostOfficoandCustO!:!HouseatSt.. Augustine,Florida,yourproposal,datedJuly221902,adressedtptheArchitect,TreasuryDepartment,Washingtorl,D.C.,tofurnishalllaborandmaterialsrequiredforthealterationsanrepairsatthatbuilding,inaccordancewiththedrawinr,No.R-l,thespecificationandtheinstructionsoftheCustodian,forthesUJr,0fifty-sixhundr andfort.ydollars(",640.),ishorebyaccepted,itbeingthelowestoffourreceivedinresponset.oItisunderstoodand.Cl{'"reedthatyouarerequiredtoexecutea formalcont-ract,withbo11(lintLesumoftwenty-eie:hthundreddollars($2,800.),guaranteeingthefait.hfulperformanceofthework embrac edinthisacceptance,Iifonnfor'..hichisinclosedherewith.Thiscontractand bond mustbeexecutedinstrictaccordancewiththeruillsprint,edattheheadofI;aid form andreturnedtotheSupervisingArchitectofthisDeparuaentatonce.Youarefurtherrequirf'.JtosinnearthesignatureoftheSupervisingArchitectthest&.;ped drawine; forwardedtoyouthisdayunI'll'separatecover,andreturnthesameinvaeJ.iatelyforfileintofficeast.econtract,1rawing mentioned onthesecond pageof.Thean'fixedforcompletionoftheworkisthatstatedinyour(3) months,andwilloperatefromthedateofapprovalofyourbon,priortowhichlatenoworkunderisacceptanceistobe executerlatthebuilding.Thecertifiedcheckforthreehundre'dollars($300.),Which accompanied yourproposal,willbehelduntilyour bondhasbeenapprove.Thefixturesapprovelfortheworkareselectedfromthosemanufactured bytheWolf MilllufacturinfCompany,asfollows:Watercloset:F-1960.Urinal:F-2362 Slopsink:F-2305.faucets:F-489AstheVo.lfManuacturill{)Companydoesnotlisthon-syphoninBlavatorytraps,itisrequiredthatyouwillusetheIdealCentrifup;altrap,manufactured bytheIdealManufacturingCompanY,IDliCDetroitMichigan.Thewatermotorforfans,namedinyourproposal,isalsoapproved.TheworkwillbeunderthedirectsupervisionoftheCustodianofthebuilding,withwhomyoushouldilJlllediately cOlllnunicate andarrangeforcoulllencementofthesallie. Paymentswillbemadeasprovideforinthespecification

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...2.....,fromtheappropriationfor":Repairs and.PreservationofPublicBuildinp;s 1903,"aneltheCustodianwillbeauthorizedtosubmit vouchers accord.ingly.Pleasemakeprompt acknowledgment0fthereceiptofthisletter.Respectfully,M.E.AIU:S,AssistantSecretary.FrsJA'II

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.-PROPOSAL-S}'ORALTEHATIONSAllDREPAIRSATTHI':U.S.POST OPFICEANDCUSTOJ,HOUSEATSAINT AUGUSTINE, FI.ORIDA.Office,CUHtodian,U.S.PostOfficeandCustomHouse,-}SaintAugustine,Florida,1902.--SEALEDPROPOSALSwillbereceivedatthisofficeuntil2o'clockP.M. onthe\'dayof1902,wIdthenopened,foralterationsandrepairs.
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\JrormNo.133.-z.l!.OFFICEOFTHESUPERVISINGAROlliTEOT.l"I,ORIDA.fumRRPAIRSSPfClflCA nONforALTERATIONSOP",ICEAIIDCUSTOMHOUSE ATSAINTAUGUSTINE,ATTHEU.S.POSTGENERALCONDITIONS.St.Augustinc,are0-(Custodian,U.S.P.O.&eu.no,FORMOFPROPOSALANDSIGNATURE,Proposalmustbemade011theblankformheretoRtnched,inclosedinsealcdenvelope,markcllproposal wit,lltitleofbuilding3Sp:ivelilloovc, :tIulmhIR1J,<;e(1totIm SUllen'isingArchitectst.'lting illwritingaudligures(wit-hollt iuterlillCl.ltJon, 1Iltcmtion,orcrlmure)thoS\l111ofmoneyfOl'whicht.hebidderpropOSf.'StoSllJlplythematcl'ials mul perfol'llltheWOl'kJ'elluircdh.ythedrawingsandthisspecification,andt]ICtimowithinwhichhepropOSC!Itocompletethework,andtheunitl)rices calh:d for ill I)ropo!i:ll t;hcct.ThePI'O}lo'<;':'11l!IIlSt.beI;igncliwiththefilIImimeandntldref'Softhebitlder;ifacopartncrship,thef.'OlxlI1.ncl'>!hipnalllebyllIClllocrofthelit'lll,withtheIJamt'saminddl"C!l8C!linfullof('acllmembcr;nndiracorporation,bynnoflk-crintheCOll'lOrntcname,withtheCOfJXlrntllaealattachedtoSIll'hsignatnre.Notclcgrnphicproposalsorte1cgmpbiemodifiC::ltiollsofproposalswillbeconsidered.Proposals:\fterthetimeudvertiscdfortheopeningwillborcturnedunopened.Ifpropos.'\lissentbyrc<",risteredmail,aUow:lIlooshould00BLadefol'theadllitiollaltimerequiredforsuchtrao8111issioo.CERTIFIEDCHECK._EachbidderIllllstsuhmitwithhisproposalacertifiedcheck,in:l.sumequaltocentofthe:\mountOfSllCh llroposal,drawntotheorderoftheTreasureroftheUnitedStates,audtheproceedsofl!-'\idcheckllhulthecometil()plUpcrtyoftheUnit{.'(!Sbtto;<, if, for all,)'whatevcr,thebiddcl"uJlcrtheopeningofthobids,withdrawsfromthot:ompetition,orrefusestocxccutethecontrnetaudhomln'lluircdinthec\'entofs.'\idcontractbeillgawardedtohim,audcheckssubmittedbytheuusuccessfulbidderswillberetumedaftcrthOj:lppromlofthecontr.:lct:lmlbondexecutedbythesuccessfulbichler.EIGHTHOURLAW,TIm:tllC:ltionofbiddorsiscallcdtotheActofCongrcss,approvedAugust1,J8!>2,limitingthollOllnlofllailyserviceoflaborersa.JHllllclllJauicsemplo)'cdIIponIJublicworksoftheUuitctlSlak'StocighthoursiUltlly01tCCtllcndar day.SUBCONTRAOTORS.N"()01'other'PcrSonmaterialorlahortothocontractorwillborccognir.cd.J10rwillthisDepartmentheill allY\\'ay101'theclaim",ofSUdlpCf80ni;lbeYOItuh.'!l;\lllhwork,shallfUl'llishtlleuSllal pellal hOlld,withgooclandsufficicntsnreties,withthe:u!ditiouaL uhlig-lIt.ionthatsuchCOlltmclurwillmake])I"Olllptpa,rlllellttoallpersonsfurnishinghim1:IhororIllutcri:tls llsodintho]H"osf."(:utiolloft.hewO!'k,PCI'f,(lllSsofllrni;o.hillj.{orlaoo\'lmvel\rightofactiononsaidbond,inthenameoft.heUnitedSt.'\tes, forthcirusc.Nolonnalcoutmctis\lllllallylet,however,andnobondtakenwherethoalUountinvolvedislesstbun$'2,000.PARTIESIN'INTEREST.NoofficeroftheTreMllryDCJXlrtment.,snperintendent,inspector,clerk,employee,orothcrpersouinanymallilerconnectedwiththeOfll<."(:oftheSupervisingArchitect)shallbeinterested,eitherdirectlyorindirectly,inthccontmct.orworkhereinprovil!<.'(ifor,or00entitle,1toauybenefitdcrivedtherefrom;andanyviolationofthisuDderst.'\ndingshallworkl\forfeitureofalllnOl:teyswhichmaybecomeuuetotheslIrt:cssfulbidder.RIGHTSRESERVED.ThematerialproposedtohelIsed,timefor completiollofwork,a.u<1thecompetencyandrcspollsibiliLyofbidderswillreceive con::li.leratioll beforeawardofcontract.'rileTreasuryDa:partmentreservestherighttoacceptallYpartorpartsofthepropos.'\lmadeatthepricesincludedillsame;alsotowni \'ellll.yinformalitiesin,1111(1torf'jectanyandallprOI)()StlIi;,audtorequirethecOlltmetortodiscontinuetheserviCtlilof:myworkmanemployedontheworkwhoisull::lkillful01'otherwisoobjectionablc.FORMOFCONTHACT.ThoI;ontractwllichthehi(1tIeragreestoentermtoshallbeinthcformadoptedanainliseIIItho Officeof1,110SupervlsingArehihlctjbbnktbl'lllSofwhichcanbeinSlJCctcdatsanloffice,andwillbefllrJlishcd,uponrequestbelllg lUade,toIlnl'tics propoSlllgtoI;HUlllitbid:>,PROTECTIONOFWORKANDMATERIALS.Thecontractormustobtuin,ntexpense,allncccssarypoliciesofinsuranceonworkandmaterialsuppliedhyllim,asthesamewillbeatltisrisklIntilcolllpletioll,inspection,andaccept/moo;blltthecontructorwillberelievcdofallYriskforUmtportiouofthehllihlingoccupiedbythcOovcmmentbeforeelltil'Ocompletionofhiscontract.MODIFICATIONS.TheDepartmentresen'cst.herighttomakeanyadditionsto,omissionsfromorclJangesintbeworkormaterialcallccl forbythetlrawiTlb'S:lllci:opccification,without1l0ti<."(:totheSUl'ctyorSlIl'Ctie'lonthebondgiventosecures.'\tisthctorycompliancewitbthetermsoftheCOIltI-:ICtjandt.heDcJxlrtlllcntfurtherreservestherighttodemandadditiooalsecuritywhenadditiolJsaremade,if, initsjudgmcnt,suchlSCCurityisrequired,'l'lIeunitp';ccscalledfor ill Lhe proposalsheetshallbeusedast]Jebasisofvalneofsnchadditions,omissionsorchnngcs,iftheyarcdOOIll(l(lr(>a50nablebytheSupervisingA.rchitect.Ifdeemedunreasonableorifnonenpplieahle:negh'eD,andJlO1\J!!'oomcntcanbereachedbytbeSupen'isingArebit.ectandthecontractor1\9tothorcnsonal)levalueofthework,thentheSupervisingArchiUlctshallhavet,herighttofixtbevalueofsuchadditions,omissionsorchanges,audnoclaimfordamages011accouutofsuchcbangeorfor antieip.:.lted profitsshallbeallowed.PAYMENTS,PaSlllcntswillbeIlladeashcreiuallerstated.DELAYS.Eachbiddermustsubmitllis proposalwithtbedistinctunderstall(lingthat,in c:\80ofitsacecpt.'1ncc,timeforthecompletionofthework lIhallheeOllsidm'edasoftheC';Scnceofthef.'Olltraet,andthatforthe(.'ostofalle:<1I':l,inspection,andJorallamountspaidJor rents, !o\alariesof(.'(llltingent forcc,audotherexpens<.'Selltl\ilodupontheGOVC1'llmelltbydeilly in <.'OmpletingtheUnite(lRlate;,;kilallhccntitlcdtothefixedsumOf__,_ dollal'S ($ )asliquidntcddamages,computed,estililatcrl,andagreed111)011,lor eachandeverydnY'lldelaynotcansedbythoUnitedSlates.Provided,ho\\,ev(w, that,tlwcollediOll oCsaidsummay,in1,110dir;crc(,ionortheSecretary,bewaived inw1101eorinpart;andtlmtthecontractorist,obeentitledto0110lby,ill IHldiLiouto&tid sl,ipnlal,ml time, for eachday'sdelaythatmaybecausedbytheGovernment.TheDepartment,actinglor ll1e UllitedStates,tberighttosuspenllanyportionoftheworkembrucCt.linthccontract,whenever,jnitll opinion,itwouldbeinexpc
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\3,NOTICETOTH.EATTENTIONOFT1Bi:StTRETmS+8PARTICUI,AmX DIRECTR'DTOT1[E]'OLLOWING GONDn'IO}iS; .ThefinalinspectionandacceptanceoftheworkshownbythedrawingandHpecificationfformingapartofthecontractshalln!ltbebindlne;orconclusiveupontheUnitedStatesifitshallsubse'l.uentlyappearthatthecontractorhaswilfullyorfraudulentlyorthroughcolluBionwiththerepresentativeofthisDepartment-inchargeoftheworks"lppliedinferiormaterialsorworkmanship,orhasdepart<:dfromthetermsofhiscontract.InanysuchcasetheUnitedStatesshalltmvetheright,notwithstandingsuchfinalacceptanceandpayment,tocausetheworktobeproperlyperformeda.ndsatisfactcrymaterialssuppliedtosuchextentasintheopinionoftheSU1::ervisingArchitectmaybenecessarytofinishtheworkinaccord"ncewiththeand.;JPeCificationttherefor<1tthecostandexpenseofthecontractorandthesureiesonhisbond,andshallhavet'lerighttorecoveragainstthecontractorandhissureties,thecostofsuchworktogetherwithsuchotherdD_i'nagesastheUniterlStatesmaysufferbecauseofthedefaultofthecontract.or"inthepremises,thesameasthoughsuchacceptanceandfinalnotbeenmade.PAYMENT.Paymentsl'Iill:.'eonaccountoftheworksatisfactorilyinplaceintheouilding,basedontheestimatedvaluethereof,asascel"tainedbytheSupervisingArchiteet,less10%ofsuchestimate,whichwillberetaineduntilthefinalinspectionofallmaterialsandworleembracedinthecontract,afterwhichtimefinalpaymentofthebalanceduewillbemade.

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havetheapprovaloftheSupervis:illi(\PROPOSAL..'l.,Theproposals,ashereinbef'orestated,mustbebasedonthedraw:mg#R-.landthisspecif'icationiandtheworkistohedoneinaccordancetherewithandwiththeinstructionsof'theCustodian.EachbidderistoexaminethebuildingandtoronferwiththeCustodian,inordertoinformhimselffullyastothe.natureandextentoftheViorktobeperforme(Lsoastobeab::.ettobidintelligently;.and:,instatIngthetimeforthecompletionoftheentirework,theCustodianmustbooonsultedastothohours00rmittedforperformingthework,asitmustnotinterferewiththeGovernmentbusi.mS6.EXPEDITIon.Itwillbeabsolutelynecessarythattheworkshall,whileunderway,proceedwithoutunnecessarydelayandtothesatisfactionoftheCustodian.Asmuchtimeuspossibletobegiventopreparation,previoustoheglnningtheworkofIfitbefoundnee"ssarytoperformanyofthework(atthebuilding)a'onigh'G,orafterregularworkinehours,thecontractorwillberequiredtodosowithoutextracompensation..ANDDANAGEo'fhecontractoristoprovideallnecessaryscaf"olding,&c.,allofwhichmustbesafeand6uitablejandhemustprotectpersonsandpropertyfranallpossibledamage,duetotheexecutionofthecontract.Thecontractortobesolelyresponsiblefortheproperop"ra'"tion,handlingandsafetyof'alltoolsorapparatus,IfneCEssary,thecontractor1stoproyj.desuitabletemporaryenclosuresforprotectionagainstdustanddebris;also,olothstoprotectthefurniture,&o,willboheldresponsibleforRnd .The"b0requiredtomakehISQ'Nnandal:Lduetotheexecutionofthecontract,ortohisncgJ.igence,orthatmaybecausedbyanyoneinhisemp:Loy.:Q,UAI,ITYOFWORK.Allofthem:tterialtobeofthebestqualityandthesametohavebeeninspectedandapprovedbeforebeingusedonthework.Rej;,ctedmaterialtobepromptlyremovedfromthepremises.Themater'ialforpainting,&c.,tobebroughtintothebuildinBintheoriginalpackagesandtobeplacedinthecareoftheCus-'todian,Allpaintsto1e1l1ixedonthepremises.ThecolorschememustArchitect,Exoeptwhereotherwisespecified,atleastfourdaysmustelapseaf"re rpaintingorvarnishing1eforerubbingorlaylagor.anothercoatl'l

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\5.AllworkmanshiptobefirstclassineveryrespectandtheworkmustbecompletedtotheentiresatisfactionoftheSupervisingArchiteet.Allnewwork,nototherwisehereinspecified,mustcor-res!)(mdinmaterial:fli1ish,&c.,tosimilarworkinplace;andalthoughnothereinspecifiedindetail,allworknecessarytothecont:rac.t.>i:1amannersatisfactorytotheSupervisingArchitect,mustbe donebythecontractorwithoutadditionalccsttotheGovernment",OlelmECtaris..:'.ofvaluetakenoutofthebuilding,willremaingovernmentjJroj1erty,andthecontractormuststorethes'.meonthepremiseswheretheCustodianmaydirect.CLEAlmmUP, 'rileCo!"!.tractoristorcmt)vethedirt,rubbishandoldmaterialofnovalue.f,omtimetotime,inordertokeepthefloorsandsG,,-ffoldinc'fl'eefromdirt;airl,atoompletion,.tocleanupandremovefromthepremiBes,andfromtheadjacentmreets,therubbishanddebl'isduetotheexecutionofthecontract.GElTERALDESCRIPTION01;'THEWORK.Theroofsandpiazzasaretobeputinsrepair;theoldplumbingistooberemovedandreplacedby' new plulnbine;;certainfloorstobereconstructed,andamanteltobesuppliedinthePostm&,ster'sroom;alterationstobemadeinthestairwayinpartitions,postofficescreen,&c;also,allnecessaryrepairing,painting,&c.,tobedoneandthebuildingtobeleftcomplete.-----SCliliDULEOFVlORK-----,-'....Esterlor!'TewFlootConstruction.,l,.ChangesinStairs,Partitions,&c.5.ChanGesinP.O.Screen.Vfainscotimg.'70ll:ante1inP os traaster'5Hoom,8.RepairstoPlastering,JoineryWork,&c.g'JCl02.1"ling,

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\6,--1-------EXTERIORREPAIRS-----m .TI:etinroofofthebuildinaandpiazzastobethorouvplyexam1ned;uS1ng ascrapertoopenupalldoubtfulsemnsorsrots,indicatingrustorcracks.Alldamagedtintoberemoved;newtinfurnishedofapprovedmake;andtheworktobeandfUb-stantiallyrepairedandtherooftobemadereadyforpainting.Theeaveeuttersonthenorthandsouthsideofthebuilding(new'7"eavep;uttersof#22gaugegalvanizediron)tobesupplied,fittedwithproperhaneers,andthoroughlywellsecuredinplaceandconnectedwiththeleaderheads.( TheroofinaandgutteringtobetwoflowingcoatsJofmetallicpaint,composedofthebestqualityofredleadandpurerawlinseedoil;oneGallonofpurerawlinseedoilto25Ibs.ofpureredlead.TheroofL?'l.tformandhandrailstobecarefullyexamined,removingalldecayedordamagedwoodandrepairingtheentireworkinasubstantialmanner;usingwroughtironanglee,1/2"x2"andlOlloneacharm,.oneangleirontoeachpO:5t,forbracingthesa.m.einposition.Eachflagtobesuppliedwitha newtruck,6"diameter,mountedon a5/8"diameterWI"Oughtironrod.Thepolestobecarefullycalked,puttiedandpaintedv/iththreecoatsofthebestwhiteleadandrawlinseedoil;lastcoat,halfFrenchzinc.The p]atrormandthehandrailsaretobepaintedinlikemanner"Allthedecayedordamagedwood:.inthepiazzasi(northsout'r:..sidesofthebuilding)toberemoved;primeyellowpine,finee;rain,longleafvariety,tobesuppliedbythecontractor;andalldamaGodwood worktobeandgood,readyforpainting.The newVlorktomatchinstyleandfinishtheoldworknowinplace.Theexteriorpaintingofthebuildingishereinafterspecified.

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\..7,__Y.__-----pLUMBING,ETC.----REMOVEPRESENT PLtm:RINGJ,'IXT!1RF.S,ETC,Allofthepresentplumbin{>fixtureBinthetoiletroomsandthepresentlavatoryintheP.O.workingroom,togetherwithpiping,partitionf;:etr.;o,inwithsamemustberemoV"ed...MAlHlEROFPERFORi\HNGWOR.iLmaterie.:':'sarld.fixturestocompletethepllunbingworkDeatthebuildi.l1gbeforetheold.syste):lat:'_Sd.:i.sHewpj.UYlfbingfixtures,ashereinafterspecified,mustbefunl'ished.:.ne.tproper:tyconneetedthepOGit:':'onsindicatedemtl:ens....i'waterpipj.ngtocOlUlectSaI:1ewithT.hesed."'a:ylr,r.s\teTpipinginF:i.rstStory'i'oiletHoom.--StoryToiletRoom,-2Water2urinals,.-_f>'''''')'''-,;,vatol"yII,S.ink.J1Corney-Lavator'J.2WaterClosets,2Urinals,1TwoBasinLavatory,1SlopSink.Kr.IDA},j) Q.UALITYOFMATJ1:RIAM,ThereCluiredmaterialsandfixturesmust,i.neachcaselbethebestclassandgradefoundinthemarket,instrictaccordancewiththespecification,andeachbidd.er-isreCluestedtogIveinhisproposalsheet,e..srequired"thenameandaddressofmanufacturerandcatalcg"'.le..l'noersoforapplianceswhichheproposestofurnish..Intheeventanyofthefixturesorappliancesproposedtobearenotfirstandinaccordancer;iththesPGcifice..ticnorthebidderfaLi._stonamefixtures(;Inthathedesirestouse,theSupervi.singAreb.itectt1"'.ematerialsorfiJ...-curestobeusedandsaid.salec-:ionbe,(inalan-:1 .-!)indingupontheSUc();}ssfull)idder"TheappY'ov-alofth6Depal"tmentofanyfixturesorap]:Jliancesnamed.intheproposalsheetistobeuncler'stoadasanapproy2,::!.ofS:-l:neo:n:.Lyuponitsconformi.!1gtotheofthespe,;} j.ficc.-;:.ionre:Lativetheretoandnotas.?,na.bsoJ.ui.eacceptan08oftheartic].ewithoutrespecttotherequireI;lsntsvi'thespecifieEl.ti'jr':'QCASTIROnPIPE.Allsoil,wasteandventpiping:exceptwhenotherwisespecified,mustbebestquality"extraheavy"castironhubandspigotpipeandfithngs.

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\Castironpipe,includingthehubs,tobeofthefollowi'7E2.,veraGeVleightspcrlinea,Jfoot:2"n,ia,metertoweigh51/2pounds,3"diBJIletertoweigh91/2pounds',4"diametertoweigh13pounds.7itt.j.ngE:forcastironpipe!!lustbeofcorre;;:poncb.ngJointingofcastironpipingmustbemadewithbestqualityandbestqualityofsoftpigleauo'rheoakumtobefirmlyandtightlydrivenin,eachjointwipedoutcleananQdry,runfullofmoltenleadatonepouringandcalkedsolid,;f1ushwithendofhub.'1TROUG'-l'l'IRONPIPIJfG.AllwB,terp;pes,e:;;:ceptwhereotherwisespecifiedtobethebestqualityga1va,ni.zc:1. .fl'Ol:ormiJ.d :"'itGelpipeof;IStaildardllforv-.rraughtironOrsteelpipetobeeitherhea9lYorcastirongalvanizedfittings.Jointsinwroughtironpipingtobemadeupwithredleao.andlinseedoiLBRASSPTH,&C"TheexposedwaterandwastepIpIngini,mmediateconnectionwiththefixturestobefinishedbrassnickelplated.RUnTSOFPIPING"Theverticalsoil,ventandwaterpipesaretoberunonfaceofwheredirectedandmustbestraightandplumb.Horizontalpipesinconnectionwithfixturesinfirststorytoiletroomaretoben.nlbelo\"thefloorandhorizontalrunsinconnectior:withfixturesinse:Jondstorytoiletroomsaretoberun0::posed.atfirststoryceilin.g,Thepresent'wastepipefromold:lavatorytoberBillovedfromP..O"workingroommustbethorcughlyclearedofallobstructionbeforewasteconnectionfl'omthenewfixtureismadewithsa.me.Thehorizontalrunsofnewsoilandwa.stepipesmustbeproperlygraded,saidgrademustinnocasebelessthanIIIin10lQllI;IAD,rUllSofpipingmustbeproperlysupportedwithsuitablehangersorsupportsoAfJleanont:fittin.gwithttHdj.ameterscrewjointedbrassplugmustbeproYidedreai:lf(pcfT}{,u-;'!the1.1,1\soi1sta8k,justabovefirstflocrline,andawithplugmustalsobeprovidedin':ioheh"rizontalrunof30ilpipeatfirststoryceilinginanaCc,espiblepositionforcleaningoutthepipes.I.,.The4"dia.metersoilstackistobeextendedfullsize..ij,i>nventpipeandistoberunupinsidethechimneyflueandextended"!)"abovetopofsame. '

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',,,I\Individualventconnectionswillnotberequiredfortiletr'onflxturesbutthemainhorizontalrunsofsoilpipe'_."pst'onYl"ithheiitdd .SIn....'."_.rsanseconstorytoiletroomfixturesmust'eachbe\7itha4"deadendventconnec'tiontoberunupa'1dcon-nectedwlththe4"extensionofsoilstack.--Connectionbetweentheventsfromfirstandsecondstorytoiletrocmsmustbemadenotlessthan3'0"abovethesecondfloorline.0);'Earthenwareof"mterclosets,urinalsandlavatorybasinsbebestqua11tY,vitreousware,unwarpedwithflangestopsl.ntruepl&neSa,},,..Eachrieceofearthen\VatemusthavethepotteryIs"vitreo'.lSIistampunderthe.,"1azeoWATERCLOSF.TS0Earthenwarewaterclosets,plainwhitefinish,tobefurnished.setandconnectedinplacewhereindicatedonthedrawing"The .closetstobeinonepiece,"avingtrapsmouldedinfixturesandhavingflushingrimsandlaleewaterways.Waterclosetsmustbesyphonjetpatternoffirstclasscanstructiol1andfreefromdefects,astomaterials,workmanshipandfinish,withstrongsubstantialpedestalbases.Waterclosetconnectionstob"madewith4"diameterdra.'ffileadpipeweiching8poundetothefoot,lowerendtohaveabrassferrule1"longerthandepthofcasthubintowhichitistob3calked,insideofferruletobecomple,telycovered"liththcleadconnection.Theupperendofleadconnectiontobesolderedtobras3floorflengeandclosetsboltedtotheflangeswithbrassboltsandnut:s.Theheadsofboltstobenickelplated.Jointsbetweenclosetsandflangestobemadeab:solutelyandgaswithrubberg"",kets.Eachwaterclosettobesuppliedwithaflushingtankofapprovedconstruction,ofnotless.thanlQcapacitY,andmustgiveastrongandthoroughtlushtothecloset.Tankstobeotwelleeasonedwhiteoak1"thick,withroundedcorners,linedwith'"poundsheet:eadwithburntseams;outsideoftankstohavecabinetfinish.Eachtanktohave&1/2wdia.rneter,braseautomaticsupplycock,with6"copperhallfloat,anddischargepipetoreachwithin2"ofbottcm"tank.Galvanizedwrought.ironlewroperatedbymeansofapullconsistingofabrassniokelplatedchainandfinishedhardwoodhandleto.beprovidedforeachtank.Themecnaniaa.oftanksmuetoperateeasilyandwithoutnoise.Eachtanktobesupportedwithtwobrassnickelplatedbracketsoranglesandfastenedwithtwoheavybrasstankclampsattop,securedtowallswithexpansionbolts.Fluehpipestromtankstoclosetstobenotlessthan11/4"diameter,braasnickelplatedpipewithconnectionsmade upsothatnothreadAIw111 b"poli.

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\."Seatsclosetstobewellseasonedwhiteonk,stronr;lyframodandInc,hlypolished,notlessthan11/4"finishedthickness.SeatstobE>attacheddiroctlytotheclosetbowlswithileavyPf,tternbrassnickelplatedhinees,spacednotlessthan51/2"apart.Coverswillnotberaqutredforwaterclosetseats.URINALS. Theudnalstob"approved,largesize,syphonJet,flushingr1J"",lippedpattern,oarthenwarefixturos,desif,nedtoholdabodyofwaterinl)oYfl.Wasteconnectionfrom",aohurinalbowltobe2"diamet9r.AllexposedfittingsandpIpinginiltlllled1ateconnectionwiththeurinalsmustbefinishecl1lrass,nickelplated.Eachurinaltobeprovidedwithanautomaticflushine;cist"rnsuitedtothestyleofurinalfurnishod,ofsufficientcapacitytov,iv0astrongandthoroughflushtourinal.Cisternstobeconstructed,lined,finished...ndsupportedsameas9pecifiedforwaterclosetflushingtanks.LAVATOEIES Thebasinstobeoval,14"X17"plain'f{hiteware,withoverflov!mouldedir.basino.EachhasintohebeddedinplasterofParisandtomarblelavatoryslabwithfourb!Ussclamps.EaohofthetwobasinlavatorJ.esinthetoiletroomsandthonewcornerlavatoryinP.O.workingroomtohaveanapprovedf.inighe(l.brassnickelplatednon-"',IlJhoningtrap.Thetrapforthesinglebasinlavitorytore11/4"andtraps:Corthetwobasinlavatoriestobe11Thelavatorytrapslnusthavedeepwaterseals,beself-cleaningandmustnothaveanyballfloatsorotherinternalmovahleparts.Eachbasintoha,'eanapproved"Puller"pattt,rnfaucet.tihcoldwaterconnections,soaptraY,cha1nstay,and#3safetycllainWitllrubberpluecomplete.Allfittingetobefinishedhrassnic1:elpIated.EachlavatoryfauvetmusthaveaeroundJointunioninthebodys0thatsamecanhetakena!1artreadilyforrepal.rs.Thelavatoryslabstobebest.qualityliGhtcoloredTennesseemarble,l".irshlypolished.Thebusinslabointoiletroomsmustbooftherequiredsizetofit.spacebetVl'3enendofurinalsandcorneroftoiletroomsasindlcatedontheThecornerbasinslabfornowlavatoryinP.O.workingroomtobeoftheshapeshovm ondrawing.Barinslabstobe11/4"thick,withtopscountersunknotlesst.1""n1/8",leavingraisedseatsforfaucetsandchainst.ays;countorsinkingtoextendaroundandbackofseats.loarbl.ebacksandendslabs7/8"thickand12"!lWtmustbeforlaTatcriesandsecurelyfasteneainplace.

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\11.'1herebasinslabscomeagainsttheurinalpartitionstr.ebasinslabistobeletintotheurinalpartition3/S'cfaninchand,}Ospecialendpiecev,illberequiredatthispoint.Thebasinslabstobesupportedon orna:!lentaiilnickelp18.tedbrassbrackets,eachbracketsecurelyfastenedtowallwiththreecxpansionbolts.SI,UPsn;xs0Theslopsinkstobebestquality,rollrim,enameledironfixturcs;18"x2211x12"insize,withenameledironbacks",Each:;'i.nktohave"-brassstrainer('llthewasteandbeprovidedwithirontrapstandardwith3"wasteconnection.Connectionstowastepipestobe3"diametermadethesameasspecifiedforwaterclosetconnections",Adiametercoldwaterconnect,ionmustbeprovidedfOl"eachslops:ink:;fittedYiithafinishedbras6,nickelplatedII]'-uller"patter-n:'auceto:>Theoutsid.eofslopsinksandtrapstandardsmustbegiven3coatsoJ:'bentquality\-yhit:enamelpaintoAftertheplumbingworkiscompletedtheentiresystemofsoil,wasteandventpipingmustbesubjectedtoanapprovedtestbythecentractorandthesystempl"ovedtightto'thesatisfactionofarepresentativeoftheSupervisingArchitect.WAmRCLOSET ElirCLOStJR:fi:S"ThepartitionsandwainscotrmingwaterclosetenclosurestobebestqualitylightcoloredTennesseemarblewithallexposedsurfaceshi&!llypolished.Thewainscotinsideofwaterclosetenclosuresto..7/8"thickand6'0"high,beddedandjointedinplasterofParisandsecurel;)ifastenedinplacewithconcealedholdfastsof1/811copperwire,;>Partitions J.abstol:e11/4"thick,5'0"lonE>by5'0"highandset1'0"abo'lethefloorsothattopedgeof'partitionslabswillcomeflushwithtopofwainscotQPartitionslabstobesecurelyfastenedtowainscot__"lithancles,supportedatfrontedyewithstandardsandbracedattopwithofJ1/4"diameterbrasstubing;thestandardsandframingtohavesocket;>boltedtomarbleandflangessecurelyboltedtofloorandwallwithexpansionboltsot[;a,-:bJe,end.pieces11/4"thickoftherequiredsizeasindicated.on-thedrawingaretobep14Qvidedatfrontedgeofthetionslabsandsecurelyfastenedtosamewithanglesandthroue;hbolts"Allexposedmetalworkinoonnection"nththewaterclosetenclosuresmustbefinishedbrass,nickelplated.

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\,..12,:gac:1vlaterclosetenclosuremustbeprovidedwithapaneleddoorcon}ltructedofbestquality,wellseasonedwhiteoak.'Doorsto11/8"thick.2'4"wideby3'9"highandhungl'6"floor.Eachdoortobe:i'ittedwithheavypatterndoubleoffinishedbrass,nickelp'l.ated.Springsofhingesmustbeofsufficientstrengthtopreventanysagg1ngofdoors.Doorstobeftiled,andhavecabinetf1nish.Twofinishedbrass,nickelplatedhooksandonefinishedbrassnickelplatedpaperholder,forrollpaper,mustbeprovid0&.ineachclosetenclosureandsecurelyfastenedtomarble,wheredirected,withthroughbolteorexpansionbolts.URINAL&LL:PARTITION,ETC...Theurinalfloorsillstobebestqualityv/hite)1larblethickofsizeindica.tedondrawing,topcountcrsulll{1/2"honefinished..Slabstobebeddedincementmortarandtopssetflushwithfinishedfloorline.Partition,backandcappiecesurinalstobeofbestqualitylightcolored.Tennesseemarble,11/4"thick,viithexposedsurfacesTOrJ.3ofpartitionsandbackstobe5tOllabovefloorbacksla"bstobesetofffromwall611toallowpipingspaceS.andbottomsofpartitionslabs,.beyonclfaoeofbaeks,tobe110'1e.hc)'\/erioorwithfronted.gas3upportr::d.onstanQ__..ro.so:i:'1 1/41'tubint;fittedvlitht'loorflangesandsockets.1'hoendpartitionslabstoextendtofloorbackoffrontfaceofbackslabstocloseendsofpipingspacos.OpeningsrequiredforpassageofpipesthroughmarblebacksandcapstobenoatlycutandpipespassingthroughsamefittedViithcollarsproperly:rastoned,Allnecessaryangles,etc.,withboltstobeprovidedrrarbleworkinplace,alltrinuningstobeheavypatternfinishedbrassnickelplated.!MRBLEf:ILLSINTOIlET ROOJ.tS.AlldoorsopeningintoiJetroomsmustbeprovidedwithbestqualitywhitemarbledoorsillsproperlyeetandbeddedincement.VENTREGISTTI:R.Aventopeningmusthereatlyoutinwallofohimneyfluenearceilingineachtoiletroomanda12"x18"plai.n]cctU.cepattern,blackJapannedV011tregisterset["ndsecurelyfaster:!.ec.inplG-csineachopening..Registerstobeprovidedwithbrassoperatingchainswithmetalindicatinghandles.AJf.0MO'l'OIRS0Twelve(12)watermotorswithdirectconnectedfanstobefurnished,placedandconnectedatthelocations3hownontheplans;theexactlocationofeachfantobedetenninedbytheCustodian.:Lrotorstobeofthebucket:wheeltype,censtructC:Q0fg5,J:lani7.Lironenclosedincastiron'casewithsuitablebaseplate30astlbtlsscnreclinposit1on.f'ln1ah.edinenamelpaint.

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..13.Fanstohavefourblades,be16"indiameter,andprotectedwithsuitablewireguard,guardsandtladesbeinepoiishedbrass.Tilemetorstobeofpropersizetopropelfansathighspeedwith50poundspressureanahavesuitabledevicefortroll;ngsamesolowerspeedscanbewhenMotorstohavesuitablebearinGSandlubricatingdevices.Tr.9motorsandfan::::tobemountedonsuitablewoodshelveswith3U.;JSt9.11"ti8..'!.C'.nd.inandtoe;etherwith5uitabJeS(;:;:6Vif,..,::,zp,-uls:Lon"holtfjTheshelvestobefinisJ'lodinhar:r.luny W:i_t:l'woodvforkinthetocm:lAt::.:.yo.:ntbyt}wCustod.ianconnectionofsuita..olcsizE:tomotorsto-DC.madetowat,':::l"ofWJvf1.contr__l..!.ngvSl,,1118.3.Tlie:-5.:tI;;'U).(":.to"l.oGatlcnofe[...Ghm()tor'Arithcon.L:ctiLtI:J{;valvefOTVlzJ,3teof'suit-D,bletvberun}00?t:l.:Jilofet!.cn.motorandbecol1e::.:ted.;1;,.;newastepipeproperly'diSl.'";IJ8,l:gedirectedly-Custod.ianorbeconnectedtodrainag......p:i ..i!f:.,:,ofJuil:U.;:-;,,;.'l'f'.Lf::i.:E.m.cdiate w9.teY'andwa.steconnectionofeaellmote.:t()'DCVii3uil;Ci.bj.ef.J..8xibletubingtoallO\vofm:"10rof'P0sitiunlj.neofmutor"Biddersmuststateintheproposalsthekindandmakeofwatermotorstheyproposetouse.--3--CONSTRUCTION.-----InpostofficelObby,theold'woodfloorconstruction,flooringtoards,eleepersandjoists,toberemoved;andthespacetobeprepareaforthereceptionoftheThecontractoristofurnishapproyedhard.burned.brickandbUild,inPortlandcementmortar,a\'J"thiek"founciati,onwaLL,inline'withana.ul,i.derthepostofficescreel10'J.l.he'\vaIl.tohavetwoofbrickfootings;excavatingtherefortoasolidtiOllcWithinthBP0i..:-Coffice1.obbyspace,therubbishandlooseeartharet(..'b8rer.ic';-ed.an(\thespaceistobefilled.withapprovedbrolcento0:.5/411ofthelev:lofthepresentfloor;ra,nninethethorouGh:J..:rinp::L.ace;and,ontopofconcreteandflooris+.hentobelatd..asfollows;Theconcretetobt">ccm:tJosedofthreeyo:LumesoflooseCem811t,Sl'-..r)-r...01""',"'n,,;{"C)'l(t,..",'.,"'''''u"'e''f'"""-"U"stone"C"-';ll'-'l-I"..c.:.............t.>...l.<,l.Le:>.,oroke?'ltoa3izetc.}Ja..sst3.1roughaclinkers,brokenbrickorotherma:ter2.9.I
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,....14.Approvedpolishedblackmarblebase,I"thick,6"wide,.withtopedge
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,15.ThenewflooringtobebestqualitY,T&G5/4"thickyellowpineboards,in'lidthstornatchtheworknowinpl2-.ce"Thesecondstoryfloor,intheroomsusedbytheCorpsofEngineers,istobetreatedasfollows:Inordertokeepoutthewoodants,approvedtwoplyfeltingistobespreadontheentiresurfaceofthefloorandsecuredinplacewithflatheadedtacks,spacednotover(i"apart;thefeltisthento1-eheav1.1ycoatedwithhotpitch,workingthepitchunderthebaseboard,andsealingthesamecompletely.Overthefeltistobelaidanew?/8"thickyellowpinefloOL.TheflooringboardstobetonguedandGrooved,inwidthnotexceeding21/4"facowidth,matched,kilndriod;laidc10.'38andblindnailedsecure,withbuttjointecloselyfittedand.",-"per).ybroken.Thisfloorisnottobelaiduntiltheandpaintingshallhavebeencompleted.Thefloortobe:in'cshedwithaprimeyellowpine,l1/4"quarterroundmoulding2.tth.i:;bafJ6ofskirting;settingthemouldinYlhiteleadandtot:':lb':lCe"Theconcreteinroommarked-Postmaster-to.beremoved,and.newcOl1crete..vJood.sJ.eeper::-andwoodfl'1orlaid..Concreteto1)8saneashardpinesleeperscutbevelfrom2"x61 ;pj,c:c11(-)beddedflushwithtopofconcreteJ.6"OIlt,ohavefe:ting,hotpitchandwoodt'loorl.ngasspecifiedfo:"Y'"COF!5.An8ilbase'hoardwith11/2::mouldatt.optob.....'i;;.rcundtheroom" .Newcarpetstripsorthresholds,ofthel)estyellowpine,tobeplacedatalldoorwaye.Thenewthresholdstohavebeveledandroundeded8esandtobeneatlyfittedinplac"andsecuredwi';hbrassscreWll,headecountersunk.Tllesurfaceofthenewfinishedwoodfloorsmustbeprotectedfromstains,grit,etcuntilthecompletionofthecontract;then,tobeslOOothedandscrapedandgivenonecoatofhotrawlinseedoilandcoatofboiledlinseedoil.--4--INSTAIRS,PARTITIONS,RTC.-----TIlepresentstairs,inthehallwayadjoiningthepostnaster'sroom,aretobetakendown;andanewetairbuiltasshownoni11an.Stairto"te'carriedonthree3"x12"carriages,longleafhardpine;risers7/8":treads11/4"-3"x 4"mouldedrailand211balustersforrailatwell.Stairtotoenclosedfrom1stto2ndfloorwith2x?studpartitions,metallathand3coatplo.sterfinis"bothsides,provideandplaceasuitablepinehandrailtowallalonf>ste.irway.Finishworktomatd1otherworkinthebuilding.lathandplasterthesoffitofstair.Agirder,formedoftwo8"Ibeams,weiehingnotlessthan18Ibs..perlinearfoot,boltedtogetherwiththreeapprovedseparators,tobeskilfullyintroducedintothewall,toformanopeningforthepostofficeextension;keyingupthewalloverthegirderwithslatesandPortlandcementmortar;cuttingoutanopeningunderthogirder,tothewidthindicated;theopeningtoextend,inheight,towithin8"oftheceiling.Thisopeninlttobetrimmedtoma.tchtheotheropeningsinthesameroomandtobepreparedforpainting,

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"...CutoutwallatlIenfornewdoorandY/in<.'".I!.."'.'_..}.{::;:.i.illpe:lat(';Y"(Jsstngs;butt.stobe411apyrovedbrasslock.withkeystobe:t'urnisIJ.,:;cl.,painted.3coats..on"the';Jlans.thedoorssonotecl.,inthePostmaster';::rCiJt1directlyiYlfer'same,aretobes.ubstantiallybrickedu1L'J:.[10p::,.:wls!leY;.inthesouth:doubledoorofhallway..aretob<>,',,,,,""'''',nc","""le'....(.(,'n:'"""\PQo'g'ia"'''''....on'p0;:;''''-'''_'.'."".{'c,!.I.'''';''O.d..v)..-<" ,;;",,>,;;t;;,:;::i.82..',YJ,10i)Y'.,Sl::.{ ..-3Sor'tofilJ.:3y:;,..'.':::.v.:,.c.....b)Tsll1al1.wooGo})ane:LSineachhalfG00..:,.Fuelroomsaretobeconstructedasontheplans;using3"x4"studdingofprimeyellowpine"spacednotoverJ,6"cnC81i.tGrS;Z):iA411siJ.lsandple.tes;substantiallysecuringinthe:i:"rD:!Tl..l:,'lg:;:'orthesupportofthestoryfJoor..Afterthe[:tDl"Yfloor::;hal1ha'v'"::beenrepairc,5.-oyputtinginnew,joist....::.in1J':':1.1ofth0"'i:h0se-oroxen,theshoresorpropsnmv:I.!larebeInthesecond.sto:::"y,twofuelroomsarctobel)c.l1st:t'l..wtodOYerth05Ci::1thefirststO:l:"Yei;utnewdoorwayat;lEi;:HemovedoorandframeatIID;landplal:;e:l.u;l]]i'QOpeningliD"tobethenwalledupandfj.nis!led.'bothsideDtomatchVlorkinplace..,A d.otY\'iayt.obefrai!lec.inee.chfuelroom:;forx"7'0"door;fT3.l'!!Gt/J"hel 3.14;:thiclLrebat.edfortherece;itionofthedoor;theeli....:J.d.,]:t'aceto'11::;.\1"0archiflnishtom3.tchtheother'NorkintheJ.n:3.iJleof'fueJ.room;ple.in'squay'efinish"rrhedoorsto'bB."1.3/thick,.ITndeofowpine,fourpaneledontheautside;he?..:).c\u0.but+.:::'1nishedentheinside;tobehungwith.41/211z:41/2;looseironga.lvanized;threebuttstoeachdoor;'nu';;"0""J...,br.'l;",(),;",''':;''''d'''','tt'''''',,,"'t'"':l/,.;1itl :br:l<::':--w:or'tl'SQ"'"""'"......... ..J.,,-...L:..,Ji......"'\._:'C'..J..'......it:."lJ:c&:>.';;;"Allthe....;roadworktobedressed.forpainti!!g".ThewaJ_-LSamicel.!.:ngsofthefourwoodorfuelroomsaretobecej.leC.withthebe\:3t&G"yellovtpineliningboards;"r/81';'l'lwboarcistobesecret'pailedandopon?19.iled.andthe:fuclroom;:;aretobemadestrongand.Asindicated.onthethepal-titionssonotet::'nroomsusedbytheofbef..hetherefroLltobeawayfromtheSit8:.bytho

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1.'10Anopeninetobecutforthereceptionofaoverthesashontothebalconyframtheene:neel,"3:'orrc.:andane'si:'.ra.ns:l::1poli3hedtornatchthewood'N-ork'inthepostofficesereenGAtthewindowseat,nowusedasalobbydesk,amarbleslabistobefurnishedandsetonaleveJ.withtheorderslaboThesIantobe2'0"wide;and,inlength,thefullwidthofthewindO\....:AlltLemarbleslabsaretobeB'.}..ennj_,::.kelpI\.ted"0!'<:..cke1:8;thTlaebl'acketsto6-a.o.Y1;:::1;;:0;t:!1.E'::inpl:-t(.cv:i.thexpansiorIbra.ssroundh82.dwuod.SC:CE-.':lS"--6-------wAINSCTING-----inthestairhallwayandsecondstoryhalls,3"wideT.&Goyellovrpineboards,primequalitY"tobesuppliedbythecontrrtctorandthewallstobewainscoterl41011high,.'Nithmouldedbaseandmouldedcapofapproveclpattern;thework'tohewen.securedinplaceandtobesmoothforpc:in.ting"ThewainscottoextendarounrlthehaIlofthefirststory.a"i..ongrunof;""..<.l'!,tthesecon(:'"story.._._"/_..------MANTP:I.INFOS'fl!A.S'l'E':{'S ROO},\--....Aneathardwoodmanteltobeprovidedand.sectnPostmasterlstohavebrickfacingc.!1(.apprmreJ,gratooti'hertic...nteJ.ana'cobesuoje.:;""C coi.:h58.pprovaJ.oftheSupcrrisingArchitect;aC1J.tthereofistobesl;.cmittC(7.forhisexpaminatiolf.TheentirevalueoftheandplEtce.toapproximate$75.000

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,.\Ie..--8-------REPAIRSTOPT"ASTIlRIUG,JOU':F.RY170FJ(,&C.----Alllooseandunevenplastering,inalltheroomsandhallwaysthebuilding,mustberemoved;thoroughlycleaningoutallthekeysofthelathing,approvedpatentmortartobesuppliedandthe;vor!ethoroughlyreplasteredjmakingperfectthework,readyforpainting.The newwallsformingfuelroome,andthewallcuttineoffendofhall,arctobeplasteredthreecoatwork;thoseofthefuelrOOI'IS,shewingintoiletroomsandthewallcuttingofftheendoftheh
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\',-19,.,1theareAllwallsaretobepaintedwithpure'{[hiteleadandlinseedpaint;theceilingstobefinishedin.distemper;exceptthatintoiletroomstheentireexposedplastering,wallsandceilings,tohepainted;withthelastcoatanenamelfinish."Inpaintingtheplastering,atleastthreecoatsofpaintaretobeused;thefirstandsecondcoats,pure.,hiteleadandlinseedoilpaint:withverylittleliquiddrier;thefinishcoat,generally,tobewhiteleadwithhalfoilandhalfturpentine;andtobestippled.Therepairsaretobepaintedasmanyadditionalpreliminarycoatsasmaybenecessarytoproduceauniformfinish;andthework,atcompletion,mustbeuniforminfinish.Thepostofficescreenistobethoroughlyscrapedjcleaningoffall-oldvarnish,downtothewood,then,refillingsameanapprovedfiller,carefullyputtyingandfillingalljointsorcrac]wandsandpaperingtheentiresurf"ce,toasmoothfinish,readyforHa't,..inc;"thOTOUgJUywipedoffnIlthedustandtheworkisto"begivenafulli2.owingcoatof'approvedwhichistobeallowedtodryatleastsixdaysithentoberUf)beddm:mwithpowdered.pumiceand.oil.,andtobeYdpedperfectlyclean..Whendry.asecondC08.tofvarnishistobeappliedamitheworkrubbedcLC"nbefore,finishingwithadullpolish.ThewainscotinthepostofficelobbyistobetreatedinthesameasaGavespecifiedforthewoodworkofthepostofficescreen.ThevImnscotingofthehallways,handrails,balustersandnewelsonthestairsaretobofinishedwithapprovedfillerandtwocoatsofvarnish,asaGovespecifiedforthepostofficescreen,AllotherinteriorwoodworkofthefirstandsecondincludingtheneVIwork,except.thewainscotinthehallways,istobepaintedthreecoatsofthebestwlliteleadandlinseedoiLThemetalwar}:ofthelockboxer>,.inthepostofficescreen:i::3tobecleanedoffandrepolished1nthefollowingmanner:anapproYedcleaningpomadeta.beappliedtothe
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l-..,PROP0SALFORALTERATIONSAlIDREPAIRSATTHEU,S,POSTOFFICEAlfficusroi;t-,LOUSE,SAllfT AUGUSTINE, FLORIDA,July22,TotheSupervisinrrArchitect,TreasuryDepartment"Washington,D,C,CareCustodian,U,S,P.O.&Cu.H.,Saint.. ,Flor.ida.Sir:Tberebyproposetofurnishalllaborandmaterialsrequired.fortheaJ:t.crationsandrepairsattheU.S.PostOfficeandCustomHouseatSaintAugustine,Florida,inaccordancewiththedravling#R-l,thespecificationandtheinstructionsoftheCustOdianIforthesumof:--_S_i_:.:t'1.Q.($_..f(l.J}O_) ThroomuntheTI1!Etocomplete-----------------------------------__ --------_.--.....AMOUNTincluded.intheabovelumpbidfortheF1um'o:,ngwork,etc"asrequiredbySection#2ofthespecification:..-_______________________________________________________NAMEandaddressofandcataloguenumbersofthefollowingnamedfixturespropcsedtor,euscd:'-0.WaterClosets-------------------------------------------------------AllofMottClforUrinals__ ---------_.o.-0",-----_..---..----_-.SlopSinks--------------------------"-----.Lavatoryfaucets----------------------..-.-.----------------..Nonsyphoninglavatorytraps:--------------.--.--------------------ClimaxWatermotorsforfans----------------------------------------------..Geo.W.Signature----------------------------------NamesofIndividualMem1ers._-------------------------Ad.!!.ress.::t!:.,,!,_2<_:!.'l_-_o.o.ofFirm:Atlll.lrta',G'd..NameofCorporation,NameofSecretary,----------------------------NamecfPresident,Und.erVtll.atJa\7corporatic:r:;I.eI....r[.:;afl.iz..----------------------------------_._-----------_._--