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Finding Aid to the A.L. and May Harris Arizona Financial and Legal Papers MS.1347
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Description
The A.L. and May Harris Arizona Papers contain legal and financial documents related to land transactions in Arizona and Los Angeles, California. There is also a report on the Paradise-Verde Irrigation Project written by A.L. Harris.
Background
A.L. Harris was a civil engineer who worked on the Salt River Project in Phoenix, Arizona beginning in 1903 May. Harris opened his own engineering office in Phoenix before moving to Los Angeles, California in 1915. He designed the reinforced concrete pier at Manhattan Beach, California. He married May Alderman, daughter of Louise Alderman, on 1911 December 25.
Extent
0.25 Linear feet (11 folders)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian 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.
Availability
Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application or contact library staff at rroom@theautry.org. An item-level inventory is available from library staff.