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Inventory of the Walter L. Huber Photograph Collection, 1911-1953
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Walter L. Huber Photograph Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1911-1953
    Collection number: MS 76/14
    Creator: Huber, Walter Leroy, 1883-1960
    Extent: ca. 1,500 photographs : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm. and 9 x 13 cm. + negatives 21 online items ead
    Repository: Water Resources Collections and Archives
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Shelf location: Water Resources Collections and Archives.
    Language: English.
    Selected digitized images from this collection.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

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    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Water Resources Collections and Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Water Resources Collections and Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Walter L. Huber Photograph Collection, MS 76/14, Water Resources Collections and Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Scope and Content

    Photographs of dams, reservoirs, and other water-related structures in California.
    Photographs titled, dated, and numbered by Huber.
    Additional content and biographical information available in finding aids; additional information and sample photographs available at: http://library.ucr.edu/wrca/huberph.html 

    Subjects

    Dams -- California -- Photographs
    Reservoirs -- California -- Photographs
    Waterworks -- California -- Photographs
    Aqueducts -- California -- Photographs
    Canals -- California -- Photographs
    Irrigation canals and flumes -- California -- Photographs

    Introduction

    This is a listing of photographs of dams, reservoirs, and other water-related structures taken by Walter L. Huber. The list supplements our earlier Water resources reports by Walter L. Huber: an annotated listing, Water Resources Collections and Archives Series Report No. 12, May 1962. The materials are in the collection of the University of California's Water Resources Collections and Archives, Berkeley.
    All the photos listed here were titled and dated by Mr. Huber. Approximately half of the photos are 4x6 inch prints, the other half are 3-1/2x5 inch. Negatives exist for all photographs.
    Walter Leroy Huber was born in San Francisco January 4, 1883. He graduated from the University of California, Riverside in 1905. A long and varied career as engineer included the following hydroelectric and hydraulic assignments and projects: assistant to John Debo Galloway, Galloway & Markwardt Engineering Firm, 1905-1908; U.S. Forest Service, 1910-1913; the California State Department of Public Works, many projects including San Gabriel Dam No. 1 and Central Valley Project; construction engineer for the California Debris Commission on arch dams; member of the board of construction engineers of the U.S. War Department on flood control projects on the Los Angeles, San Gabriel and Santa Ana Rivers including Prado, Sepulveda, Brea, Fullerton, Santa Fe and Whittier Narrows Dams, and in Central Valley, Isabella, Pine Flat and Iron Canyon Dams; construction engineer for the City of San Francisco on Cherry Valley Dam; regional water consultant, National Resources Planning Board; and special consultant on earthquake resistant design of dams.
    The earliest photo is dated September 1911 and the last was taken in August 1953.

    Index

    Adobe Meadows 10963-10966
    Agnew Lake 0825; 7189; 7190; 10874; 12392-12394
    Agnew Lake Dam 12391
    American River 10598; 10599;
    Middle Fork 12550; 12551
    All-American Canal 13234-13250
    Alta Canal 4846; 4847
    Amburson Dam 0922
    Anderson-Cottonwood Irrigation Dist., Diversion Dam 0527; 2627-2642; 2644-2647; 2651; 2655; 6670-6675;
    Flume 6534-6536
    Angels Creek 0106; 0107
    Argonaut Dam 8314; 8314-A; 8315; 8397
    Arroyo Grande Creek 6445; 6446
    Arroyo Seco 13150
    Bear Valley Dam 6101-6103; 8340-8345
    Big Creek Plant #13 8375
    Big Dalton Dam 8347-8353
    Big Meadows Dam 5212; 5213; 7098-7101
    Big Meadows Reservoir 5214
    Big Tujunga Dam 8254-8257; 8304-8312; 8474-8484; 10924; 10925
    Big Valley Dam Site 6545; 6546
    Bishop Creek Canal 2668-2670; 2672-2674; 6598
    Boulder Dam 0886-0893
    Bowman Dam 7810-7812
    Bowman Reservoir 7813; 7814
    Bowman-Spaulding Conduit 7815; 7816
    Bucks Creek Plant 10607
    Bucks Lake 11381
    Bucks Lake Dam 11382; 11383
    Buell Dam 10399-10401
    Butt Creek Plant 5233-5235
    Butte Dam Site 13996-14001
    Calaveras Dam 5203-5207; 8187-8180-A
    Calaveras Flood Control Dam 8136-8145; 8168; 8169; 8187-8189; 8265-8269; 10728-10735; 10739-10740; 10761-10771
    Calaveras Public Utility District Dam 12811-12823
    Calaveras River 0109-0111
    Calistoga Dam 14052-14055
    Camp Far West Irrigation Dam 8159; 8160
    Capay Dam 5284
    Caribou Plant 10608-10610
    Carroll Conduit 6053; 6054
    Cascade Ditch 6326-6328
    Cement Hill Ditch 6332; 6333
    China Ditch 5108; 5109
    Chino Ranch Dam 8346
    Clear Lake 7872
    Clear Lake Water Co.'s dam 7870; 7871
    Cowell Reservoir 13983-13987
    Coyote Dam 0379-0383
    Cuyamaca Lake 6127-6129
    Cuyamaca Water Co., Diverting Dam 6133-6137;
    Sand Creek Siphon 6140;
    Flume 6144; 6145
    Deer Creek Powerhouse, PG&E 4348
    Don Pedro Dam 7035
    Dry Creek Canal 6427
    East Park Reservoir 10752-10756;
    Stony Gorge Dam 10757-10760
    Empire Reservoir 4349
    Enterprise Canal 6438-6441
    Escondido Ditch 6090; 6091; 6098;
    Excelsior Ditch/Excelsior Diverting Dam 5101; 5102; 5104; 5108
    Exchequer Dam 13292-13306
    Fairview Dam Site 8146-8149
    Feather River 10601
    Florence Lake Dam 7970; 7971; 7973; 8368-8372
    Fowlder Switch Canal 6508-6512
    Fresno Irrigation District, dams, canals 6430-6441
    Friant Dam 13556-13558
    Friant Kern Canal 14469-14471; 14473
    Fullerton Dam 13350; 13351
    Gem Lake Dam 0813-0824; 2620; 2621; 2687-2690; 6695; 7186; 7824; 7825; 10873
    Goodwin Dam 6484-6486; 14044
    Gould Canal 6429; 6430;
    Grant Lake Dam 2700; 8679-8680
    Gravelly Ford Canal 6475-6477
    Great Western Power Co., Las Plumas Power Plant 10604-10606-A
    Green Valley Dam 8338; 8339
    Haiwee Reservoir 10967
    Hansen Dam 12734-12736; 13140-13145
    Hetch-Hetchy Reservoir 13114
    Hillside Dam 0778; 2670; 4697; 4698; 8277-8279-B
    Hilt Sag Flume 14015-14019
    Hogan Dam 0100; 0101; 0104; 0105
    Holmes Lower (#1) Dam 10412-10417
    Holmes Lower Reservoir 10418; 10419
    Holmes Upper (#2) Dam 10420; 10421
    Holmes Upper Reservoir 10418
    Howell Reservoir 7684
    Hume Lake Dam 8365-8367
    Hunters Dam 8412; 10590; 10591; 10992-10994
    Huntington Lake 3776
    Huntington Lake Dam 8373
    Iron Canyon Dam Site 6530-6533; 8154; 8292
    Juncal Dam 8485-8493
    Kaweah River 5254-5257
    Kennedy Dam 8316-8322
    Kennedy Lake 8404-8408
    Kennett Dam Site 6542; 8150-8152
    Keystone Ditch; 5110
    Lafayette Dam 7836-7845
    Lahontan Dam 0698; 0699; 0701-0706
    Lahontan Reservoir 0700
    Lake Almanor 10736
    Lake Almanor Dam 5211; 5215; 7324; 10233-10237; 10611; 10611-A
    Lake Eleanor Dam 8391-8396
    Lake Hemet 10450-10459
    Lake Hemet Irrigation Dist. 10302-10304
    Lake Hodges Dam 0676-0678; 6001-6032; 6034-6043; 8325-8332
    Lake Mary 8681; 8682
    Lake Sabrina 7191; 12398-12402
    Lake Spaulding 4322
    Lancha Plana Dam 7927-7930
    Las Plumas Power Plant 10604-10606-A
    Leevining Creek #3 10948-10953; 10956; 10959
    Leevining Fall 6461
    Lindsay Pumping Plant 14472; 14474
    Little Rock Dam 8354-8357; 8494; 8495
    Lodi, City, Power Site, Upper Dam 8693; 8694
    Log Crib Dam 11197
    Lone Willow Slough Gaging Station 6479
    Los Angeles Aqueduct 5171.
    (See also names of specific installations)
    Los Angeles, flood control 12029-12039
    Los Angeles - Model Yard 13148; 13149; 13154-13157
    Los Angeles River 13146; 13147;
    (Model) 12720-12728;
    Railroad Bridges 13151-13153
    Los Verjels Dam 8360-8364
    Lundy Lake 11188-11190; 12409; 12410
    Magalia Dam 5247
    Magalia Reservoir 5248
    Main Canal at Stockton Road Crossing 14020-14022; 14029-14032; 14045; 14046
    Mammoth Lake 3124
    Marin Municipal Water District 5187-5196
    Matilija Dam 14105-14112
    Maxwell Diversion Dam 12787-12792
    Mendota Dam 6482
    Mendota Weir, San Joaquin River 4848-4850
    Merced Irrigation District 13307-13309
    Messelbeck Hydraulic Fill Dam 7613
    Mill Creek Diversion Dam 5254
    Mill Ditch 6428
    Milliken Canyon Dam 0247-0249
    Mono Lake 3123; 10954
    Montague Dam 10391-10396-A
    Morena Dam 6199-6203
    Morris Dam 0268; 12040-12042
    Murray Dam 6166-6173; 6176; 8324
    Narrows Dam 12328-12359; 12411-12422; 12505-12508; 13257-13260;
    Upper: 12482-12487; 12649-12650; 13261; 13466-13469; 13821-13824; 13895-13898
    Narrows Dam site 8161; 8163
    Nevada California Power Co.'s Plant #2 8122-8124
    Newtown Ditch 5120; 5121; 5125
    North Fork Dam, American River 12062-12079; 12538-12549; 12645-12648; 12805-12810; 13087-13091; 13162-13165; 13357-13362
    North Star mine 6212; 6213; 6215
    Oakes Ditch 5254; 5255; 5257
    Old Mission Dam 6178; 7038
    Old Mission Dam Santa Barbara 11873-11875
    Orland Project 8181-8186
    Oroville Dam Site 8156-8;58
    O'Shaughnessy Dam 0129; 0130; 13115-13118
    Ostermah Ditch 6334
    Otay Dam, Lower 6195-6198; 6455-6458
    Ousley Bar Ditch 5116
    PG&E Co. - Plant #1 6548-6550
    PG&E Adit Plant #2 4326-4329
    Pine Canyon Dam 8662-8674; 8703-8838; 8876-8940-A; 11330
    Pleasant Valley Ditch 5107
    Portuguese Ditch 5114
    Prado Dam 12468-12480; 12714-12719; 13342-13349
    "R" Canal 14025-14027
    Railroad Canyon Dam 10422-10428
    Rawson Canal 2671
    Red Hill Ditch 6334
    Relief Dam 10104-10107
    Relief Reservoir 10103
    Rhinedollar Dam 7831; 14504
    Rhinedollar Lake 2705; 3118-3120; 9313; 12389
    Rhinedollar Reservoir 13098-13101
    Rock Creek Dam 8323
    Ross Dam 8411; 10990; 10991
    Ross Reservoir 12378
    Rough and Ready Reservoir 5119; 5122; 5123
    Ruck-a-Chucky 12552-12644; 13166
    Rush Creek 10957; 10958; 11191; 11192
    Rush Creek Meadows Dam 7821-7823; 10872
    Sabrina Dam 8113-8121
    Saddlebag Lake dam site 2701; 6462; 6464-6466; 7826
    St. Francis Dam 7636-7654
    St. Helena Dam and Reservoir, Upper Dam 0204-0246; 9128-9131; 12531; 12532; 12534-12537;
    Lower Dam 0389; 0390; 0397-0401; 0459-0469; 8293; 8295; 9096-9127; 9262-9264-A; 11105-11107; 11779-11781; 11925-11927; 12533
    Salt Springs Dam 7922-7926
    Salt Springs Valley Reservoir 9051; 9052
    San Diego River 6132
    San Dieguito Dam 6044-6047; 8333-8337
    San Dimas Dam 0923-0926
    San Fernando Dam 5172-5174; 8258; 8259
    San Fernando Reservoir 5175; 5176
    San Gabriel #1 Dam 0258-0262; 0293-0296; 0298-0300; 0746-0754; 8516-8521; 8839; 11326-11329; 12043
    San Gabriel #2 Dam 8840-8844
    San Jacinto River 10460
    San Joaquin Light & Power Co., Conduit of Plant #3 3136-3141
    San Lorenzo River Water & Power Dam Site 7624
    San Luis Rey pumping station 6064
    Sand Flat Ditch 5126
    Santa Fe Dam 13324; 13326; 13327; 13330; 13334
    Santa Fe Dam (Model Yard) 13325; 13328-13333; 13335-13338
    Schrader Ditch 6332; 6334
    Sepulveda Dam 12729-12733; 13136-13139; 13339-13341
    Shasta Dam 12224-12227; 13175-13188; 13866-13869; 14077-14081
    Shasta Reservoir 13870; 13871
    Shaver Lake Dam 8374
    Sheep Rocks Dam Site 6543; 6544
    Sheffield Dam 10398
    Sheffield Reservoir 10397
    Silver Lake 10955
    Silver Valley Dam 0834-0836A; 9225-9228A; 12368
    Snow Mountain Canal 6330
    Snow Mountain Ditch 6329; 6331
    South Feather Land & Water Co. 5183-5186
    South San Joaquin and Oakdale Irrigation District, joint supply canal 14036-14043
    South Yuba Canal 4340; 4343-4346; 6320; 6321; 6324
    South Yuba Ditch 4331-4339; 4341; 4343; 4347; 4353; 6322; 6323
    South Yuba Reservoir 6214
    Spaulding Dam 4320; 4321; 4323-4325; 6315-6317
    Spicers Meadows Dam 10576-10582; 10995; 10996
    Squaw Creek 8153
    Stanislaus River, Clark Fork 2504-2506
    Stanislaus River, Middle Fork 2507
    Stevens Creek Dam 0386; 0387
    Sugar Loaf Reservoir 4352
    Summit Reservoir 6062; 6063
    Sutherland Dam 8539-8543
    Sweetwater Dam 6192-6184
    Table Mountain dam site 10875; 10876
    Temple Slough 6483
    Tenaya Lake 13109-13113
    Terminus Dam Site 14002-14006
    Tiger Creek Power House, Arch dam 8571; 8572
    Tinemaha Dam 11206; 11207
    Tinemaha Reservoir 11205
    Tioga Dam 7827-7830; 12386-12388
    Tioga Lake 2706; 3116; 7827; 9011; 12379-12381
    Tulare Irrigation District Canal 5256
    Tulare Lake 12238
    Tunnel Ditch 5106; 5117
    Turn Lake Auxiliary Dam 8675
    Turn Lakes Dam 11186; 11187; 11198
    Twain-Harte Dam 8388-8389
    "U" Canal 14009; 14010
    Union Dam 10997; 12371; 12372
    Union Reservoir 5115; 12375; 12377
    U.S. Indian Service, Pala Indian Reservation 6112-6114
    U.S. Reclamation Service, Orland Project 8181-8186
    Utica Dam 8413; 10587-10589; 12364; 12365; 13934; 13936
    "V" Canal 14007; 14008
    Van Giesen Dam 8165; 8166
    Verduga Wash Channel 12037-12039
    "W" Canal 14028
    Webber Creek Dam 7593-7595
    Woodward Dam 14023; 14024
    Yolo Water & Power Co. 5284-5287
    Yuba Canal, Ditch, Reservoir
    see South Yuba

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