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Kenneth M. Turner papers
WRCA 246  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing History
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Kenneth M. Turner papers
    Date (inclusive): 1936, 1958-1959, 1981-1983
    Collection Number: WRCA 246
    Creator: Turner, Kenneth M.
    Extent: 0.56 linear feet (1 box, 7 flat file folders)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: Assorted materials and documents relating to water rights including Tahoe basin, Hetch-Hetchy, and Glen Canyon Dam.
    Languages: The collection is in English.


    This collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright Unknown: Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction, and/or commercial use, of some materials may be restricted by gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing agreement(s), and/or trademark rights. Distribution or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. To the extent other restrictions apply, permission for distribution or reproduction from the applicable rights holder is also required. Responsibility for obtaining permissions, and for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], [date if possible]. Kenneth M. Turner papers (WRCA 246). Water Resources Collections and Archives. Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Acquisition Information

    Provenance unknown.

    Processing History

    Processed by Andrew Lippert, Special Collections Processing Archivist, 2019.

    Collection Scope and Contents

    Collection contains materials and documents pertaining to water rights. Topics include Tahoe basin, Hetch-Hetchy, and Glen Canyon dam. Documents include legal materials, departmental memos, photos, engineering drawings, and newspaper clippings. Some materials are in oversized flat file drawers.

    Collection Arrangement

    The collection is arranged topically.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Glen Canyon Dam (Ariz.)
    Hetch Hetchy Reservoir (Calif.)
    Hetch Hetchy Valley (Calif.)
    Tahoe, Lake, Watershed (Calif. and Nev.)
    Water -- Law and legislation -- United States

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Clippings (information artifacts)