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Guide to the Dams, papers concerning design and construction, 1903-1956
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Box 1, Folder 1

Ambursen Dams, 1903-1913, Ambursen Hydraulic Construction Company).


Boulder Dam

Box 1, Folder 2

J. L. Savage


Colorado River Storage. Boulder Canyon Project. Memorandum to consulting board, 1929.

Box 1, Folder 3

J. L. Savage,


Present status of Boulder Canyon Designs, 1930.

Box 1, Folder 4

William F. Durand's papers concerning Boulder Dam, 1935.

Box 1, Folder 5

Babcock and Wilcox Company.


Drawings of Boulder Canyon Project, 1935.

Box 1, Folder 6

Charles P. Berkey


Report on seismic disturbances at Boulder Dam, 1939.

Box 1, Folder 7

George A. Pettitt


So Boulder Dam was Built, [1956?]

Box 2, Folder 1

Boulder Dam, photographs, Vol. 1, 1932-1934.

Box 2, Folder 2

Boulder Dam, photographs, Vol. 2, 1934-1935.

Box 2, Folder 3

Boulder Dam, photographs, Vol. 3, n.d.

Box 2, Folder 4

Boulder Dam, construction progress. Photographs, 1933.


Coolidge Dam

Box 3, Folder 1

Atkinson, Kier Bros., Spicer Co.


Construction of the Coolidge Dam, San Carlos, Arizona. 1927-28.


Friant Dam

Box 3, Folder 2

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation


Memorandum to Board of Consultants, Friant Dam, Friant, Calif. 1914.


Grand Coulee Dam

Box 3, Folder 3

Charles P. Berkey, et al.


Report on the Geological Investigations of the Grand Coulee Reservoir, 1940.

Box 3, Folder 4

R. L. Nichols


Memorandum on progress of water-table investigation around south damsite, 1941.

Box 3, Folder 5

R. L. Nichols


Progress report -- Investigations on Grand Coulee since last board report, 1941.

Box 3, Folder 6

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation


Concrete control report for consulting board, 1941.

Box 4, Folder 1

R. L. Nichols


Water tests on drill holes..., 1941.

Box 4, Folder 2

R. L. Nichols


Supplemental maps and cross sections, 1942.


Hoover Dam

Box 4, Folder 3

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation


Hoover Dam -- compilation of data..., 1930.

Box 4, Folder 4

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation


Supplement to above, 1931.

Box 4, Folder 5

Board of Consulting Engineers on concrete problems for Hoover Dam, 1931.

Box 4, Folder 6

Ransome, F. L.


Report on the geology of the Hoover Dam site and vicinity, 1931.

Box 5, Folder 1

Progress report to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation on the Hoover Dam concrete research, 1932.

Box 5, Folder 2-4

Babcock and Wilcox Company


Reports of tests of pipe and fittings for Hoover dam project, 1932.

Physical Description: (3 v.)
Box 5, Folder 5

Raymond E. Davis


Cement investigations for Hoover Dam, 1932.

Box 6, Folder 1

Raymond E. Davis


Cement investigations for Hoover Dam, 1933.


Pardee Dam

Box 6, Folder 2

Atkinson Construction Company


Construction of the Pardee Dam, 1927-1929.Photograph album.