Guide to the Spring Valley Water Company Records SCM0059

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
May 2011


Title: Spring Valley Water Company records
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0059
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2.0 folder(s)
Date (inclusive): 1905-1920
creator: Spring Valley Water Company (San Francisco, Calif.).
creator: Stanford Inn.

Custodial History note

Administrative transfers, 1965 and 1985.

Scope and Contents note

Legal papers documenting the agreements between the Spring Valley Water Company and Stanford University regarding Searsville Dam and Resevoir, 1919; and recordbook of measurements of the depth of Searsville Lake and amount of rainfall, 1905-1913, with some notes pertaining to pipes, water flow, and effect of the 1906 earthquake.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Spring Valley Water Company (San Francisco, Calif.).
Stanford Inn.
Stanford University
Searsville Dam (Calif.)
Searsville Lake (Calif.)

Box 1

Records