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" is a vessel containing 58372.2 grains, (8.3389 pounds avoirdupois,) of the standard pound of distilled water, at the temperature of maximum density of water, the vessel being weighed in air in which the Barometer is 30 inches at 62░ Fahrenheit. The bushel... "
A Collection of Tables and FormulŠ Useful in Surveying, Geodesy, and ... - Page 8
by Thomas Jefferson Lee - 1853 - 242 pages
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Arithmetic, Practically Applied ...

Horace Mann - 1851
...1 = 4 = 8 = 32 1=2= 8 1 = 4 The United States standard for measuring liquids, is the gallon, which is a vessel containing 58372.2 grains (8.3389 pounds...standard pound of distilled water, at the temperature of 39░.83 Fahrenheit, the vessel being weighed in air in which the barometer is 30 inches at 62░ Fahrenheit....
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Elements of Arithmetic, Part 2

Horace Mann - 1855
...quarts make 1 gallon. gal. The United States standard for measuring liquids, is the gallon, •which is a vessel containing 58372.2 grains, (8.3389 pounds avoirdupois,) of the standard pound of distilled water,at the temperature of 39░.83 Fahrenheit, the vessel being weighed in air in which the barometer...
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Senate Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Public Documents and ..., Volume 6

United States. Congress. Senate - United States - 1857
...vessel containing 58372.2 grains (8.3389 pounds avoirdupois) of the standard pound of distilled Avater, at the temperature of maximum density of water, the...is a measure containing 543391.89 standard grains (77. 6274 pounds avoirdupois) of distilled water, at the temperature of maximum density of water, and...
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Report of the Secretary of the Treasury on the Construction and Distribution ...

34th Congress 3d Session - 1857
...are the gallon for liquid, and the bushel for dry measure. The gallon is a vessel containing 58372,2 grains (8.3389 pounds avoirdupois) of the standard...weighed in air in which the barometer is 30 inches at 82░ Fahrenheit, The.bushel is a measure containing 543391.89 standard grains (77. 6274 pounds avoirdupois)...
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ARITHMETIC, PRACTICALLY APPLIED, FOR ADVANCED PUPILS, AND FOR PRIVATE REFERENCE.

HORACE MANN, PLINEY E. CHASE - 1857
...4 = 8 = 32 1 = 2 =. 8 1 = 4 The United States standard for measuring liquids, is the gallon, which is a vessel containing 58372.2 grains (8.3389 pounds...standard pound of distilled water, at the temperature of 39 e ╗. 83 Fahrenheit, the vessel being weighed in air in which the barometer is 30 inches at 62░...
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Journal of the American Chemical Society

American Chemical Society - Chemistry - 1887
...another paper. THE UNITED STATES GALLON. "The gallon is a vessel containing 58372.2 grains (8.338^ pounds avoirdupois) of the standard pound of distilled...in air in which the barometer is 30. inches at 62░ F. '* —(See report on "Weights and Measures," by Secretary of the Treasury, Senate Doc., 1857.) This...
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The Science of Money

Alexander Del Mar - Money - 1885 - 122 pages
...subject from another point of view. In the laws of the United States the American gallon is described as "a vessel containing 58372.2 grains (8.3389 pounds...which the barometer is 30 inches at 62░ Fahrenheit." 1 The vessel thus described is kept in the United States States Treasury building at Washington, and...
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The Science of Money

Alexander Del Mar - Money - 1885 - 122 pages
...subject from another point of view. In the laws of the United States the American gallon is described as "a vessel containing 58372.2 grains (8.3389 pounds...which the barometer is 30 inches at 62░ Fahrenheit." 1 The vessel thus described is kept in the United States States Treasury building at Washington, and...
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American Druggist, Volume 17

Materia medica - 1888
...preparations. rrii THE UNITED STATES GALLON. ВУ PROF. WP MASON. IHE gallon is a vessel containing 58,372.2 grains (8.3389 pounds avoirdupois) of the standard...in air in which the barometer is 30 inches, at 62░ F. " (See report on '' Weights and Measures " by Secretary of the Treasury, Senate doc. 1857.) This...
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Science, Volume 20

Science - 1892
...is between the 27th and 63d inches of the scale." "Thegallon is a vesssel containing58372.2 grains of the standard pound of distilled water; at the temperature...in air in which the barometer is 30 inches at 62░ F." "The standard of weight is the troy pound, copied by Captain Kater in 1827 from the imperial troy...
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