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B. W. Dunn letter to John Ryan, August 23, 1910

BUREAU FOR THE SAFE TRANSPORTATION OF EXPLOSIVES AND OTHER DANGEROUS ARTICLES Organized under the auspices of The American Railway Association THEODORE VOORHEES, PRESIDENT. N. D. MAHER, VICE-PRESIDENT. W. F. ALLEN, SECRETARY AND TREASURER. OFFICE OF THE CHIEF INSPECTOR 24 PARK PLACE NEW YORK CITY, Aug. 23, 1910 9-211. REFERENCE TO THE ABOVE FILE NUMBER IN YOUR REPLY WILL BE APPRECIATED Mr. John Ryan, Gen. Mgr, Tonopah & Tidewater Co., Ludlow, Cal. Dear Sir: I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter of Aug. 16th, your file 143, and enclose herewith a blank application, which after signing, should be forwarded to Mr. W. F. Allen, Secy. & Treas., Bureau of Explosives, 24 Park Place, New York. The cost of membership is based upon the Gross Earnings at the rate of $l.70 per $100,000.00, and 18 cents per mileage, and an additional charge of $6.00 per magazine from which shipments are forwarded by rail, is made. If shipments are forwarded by more than one line, the $6.00 charge is pro-rated. Assessments are made semi-annually. I am pleased to note that you are considering the advisability of becoming a member of the Bureau. Very respectfully, BW Dunn Chief Inspector. T-L.
B. W. Dunn letter to John Ryan, August 23, 1910
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Letter concerns Ryan's membership application to the Bureau for the Safe Transpotation of Explosives and Other Dangerous Articles.
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