Guide to the Edward R. Bowen Papers, Water Resources Collection

Finding aid created by Russell Michalak, 2009
Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium 2009
Libraries of The Claremont Colleges
800 N. Dartmouth Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Edward R. Bowen Papers
creator: Bowen, Edward R.
Abstract: This collection contains documents about Cyrus Grandison Baldwin.
Extent: 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: h19xx.0499
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], Edward R. Bowen Papers, Water Resources Collection. Special Collections, Honnold Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium.

Acquisition Information


Processing Information

Arranged and Processed by Russell Michalak, 2009


No additions to the collection is anticipated.

Biographical Note

Edward R. Bowen was a consulting engineer who worked on water projects in Northern and Southern California. He worked for the Spring Valley Water Company.

Separated Material

Edward R. Bowen's reports can be found in the Libraries of the Claremont Colleges' online catalog, Blais.

Series Arrangement

Series 1 Edward R. Bowen papers

Subject Headings

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection
Bowen, Edward R.
Lippincott, J. B.
Southern California History -- 1900 - 1960
California. Division of Water Rights
Western Americana -- 1900-1960

Detailed Description of the Collection


Series 1 Edward R. Bowen Papers,

box 1, folder 1

Report upon Proposed Irrigation System for the Moorpark-Conejo Irrigation District, Ventura Co., Calif, by Bowen,l 1926

box 1, folder 2

Memorandum Concerning Value of the Water Rights of the Beaumont Land and Water Co., by Bowen, 1920

box 1, folder 2

Correspondence from Bowen to J. B. Lippincott, 1920s