Guide to the Owens Valley Collection, Water Resources Collection

Finding created by Russell Michalak
Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium 2010
Libraries of The Claremont Colleges
800 N. Dartmouth Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711
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Email: spcoll@libraries.claremont.edu
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Claremont University Consortium. All rights reserved.


Descriptive Summary

Title: Owens Valley Collection, Water Resources Collation
creator: Owens River Valley
Dates: 1909-1939
Abstract: Newspaper clippings, pamphlets, broadside, articles and government documents about water supply in the Owens River Valley.
Extent: 1 foot (1 box)
Repository: Claremont Colleges. Honnold/Mudd Library.
800 N. Dartmouth Avenue
Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library
Claremont University Consortium
Claremont, California 91711
Abstract: This collection contains newspaper clippings, pamphlets, broadside, articles and government documents about water supply in the Owens River Valley.
Collection Number: h1946.1
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English
Physical Location: Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library. Claremont University Consortium.

Information for Researchers

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact Special Collections Library staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Owens Valley Collection. Special Collections, Honnold Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium.

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Dawson's bookstore in 1946.

Processing Information

Arranged and Processed by Russell Michalak, 2009.

Accruals

No additions to the collection is anticipated.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

This collection contains newspaper clippings, pamphlets, broadside, articles, government documents, and correspondence about water supply in the Owens River Valley.

Series Arrangement

Series 1 Government documents
Series 2 Pamphlets and broadsides
Series 3 Publications
Series 4 Newspaper clippings
Series 5 Correspondence

Subject Headings

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection
Eaton, Fred
Los Angeles Aqueduct
Claremont Colleges (Pomona, Calif.)
Water Supply-- California
Southern California--History
Owens River Valley


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Series 1 Government Documents, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 1

Government Docs, 1909-1939

 

Series 2 Pamphlets and Broadside, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 2

Vacation Land, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 2

Concerned Citizens of Owens Valley, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 3

Broadside: Owens Valley Businessman, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 10

Summary of E.I.R. draft, 1979

 

Series 3 Publications, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 5

"Out West" "The Record of the Owens River Project", 1909-1939

box 1, folder 6

"Report on Municipally Manufactured Cements Los Angeles Aqueduct", 1909-1939

box 1, folder 7

San Francisquito Power Plant by H.C. Gardett, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 8

"Water and Power" by Page Stegner, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 9

"Owens Valley Reparations Association" by I. G. Lewis, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 10

"A Viewpoint of Our Present Water Development" by W. C. Yeatman, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 10

"Story of Owens Valley" by Alan Kelly, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 16

Owens Valley calendar

box 1, folder 17

Facts concerning the Owens Valley Reparations Claims

box 1, folder 18

History of Water in Owens Valley from Ralph Shoemaker

 

Series 4 Newspaper Clippings, 1909-1939

box 1, folder 11

Newspaper Clippings (1), 1909-1939

box 1, folder 12

Newspaper Clippings: Inyo Independent (2), 1909-1939

box 1, folder 12

Newspaper Clippings: Owens Valley. Fred Eaton-Clippings (3), 1909-1939

box 1, folder 13

Newspaper Clippings: Owens Valley. Fred Eaton-Clippings (4), 1909-1939

box 1, folder 14

Newspaper Clippings (5), 1909-1939

 

Series 5 Correspondence, 1930

box 1, folder 19

Correspondence between A.V. Guillou to H.S. Mudd re: Owens Valley Transmission Line, 1930