Guide to the John Treanor Papers of the San Diego Water Company, Water Resources Collection

Finding created by Russell Michalak
Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium 2009
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Descriptive Summary

Title: John Treanor Papers of the San Diego Water Company, Water Resources Collection
creator: Treanor, John
Dates: 1881-1935
Abstract: John Treanor was vice-president of the San Diego Water Company. He purchased the land to build Henshaw Reservoir and then later Hodges Dam and reservoir. In addition, he was on the Board of Trustees at Pomona College in the early 20th century. (Treanor, Thomas. John Treanor A Sketch of his Life wiht Excerpts from His Letters, Los Angeles, Zamorano Club, 1937.)
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
Collection Number: h747
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], John Treanor Papers on the San Diego Water Company, Water Resources Collection, Special Collections, Honnold Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium.

Acquisition Information

Unknown

Processing Information

Arranged and Processed by Russell Michalak

Accruals

No additions to the collection is anticipated.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

This collection consist of report on water problems in San Diego by eningeers, J.B. Lippincott, John Treanor, and Henry O. Wheeler.

Series Arrangement

Series 1 San Diego Water Company

Subject Headings

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection
Treanor, John.
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
San Diego Water Company
Water rights -- Southern California
Water supply -- Southern California
Western Americana, 1850-1950


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Series 1 San Diego Water Company, 1920-1931

box 1, folder 1

Data for Advisory Committee no. 2 about San Diego Water rights, 1924-1925

box 1, folder 1

Data for Advisory Committee no. 2 about San Diego Water rights, 1924-1925

box 1, folder 2

Volcan Land and Water Project (San Diego), 1920

box 1, folder 3

Preliminary Report on Possible Water Development of the San Diego River by H.B. Lynch, 1922

box 1, folder 4

Cost of Water, Including Bond Interest, San Diego, 1922

box 1, folder 5

Memorandum Concerning the Cost of Water to the City of San Diego for the year 1922, J.B. Lippincott, 1922

box 1, folder 6

Operation Cost of Lake Hodges Reservoir, Lippincott and Treanor, 1923

box 1, folder 7

Operation Cost of Lake Hodges Reservoir, Lippincott and Treanor, 1923

box 1, folder 8

San Diego Water Co., in regard to Vista Irrigation district operation costs, San Diego, J. B. Lippincott, 1923

box 1, folder 9

San Diego Water Co., operating cost for Henshaw Dam, San Francisco, 1923

box 1, folder 10

Water Problems, Los Angeles, 1925

box 1, folder 11

Correspondence, John Treanor to Henry O. Wheeler, 1931

box 1, folder 12

Correspondence, John Treanor to Henry O. Wheeler, Water Problems in Southern California 1931