Owen G. Stanley papers

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Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
Phone: 951-827-3233
Fax: 951-827-4673
Email: specialcollections@ucr.edu
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Owen G. Stanley papers
Date (inclusive): 1924-1960
Collection Number: WRCA 067
Extent: 1 linear foot 2 boxes
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Languages: English.


Collection is open for research.

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 Director of Distinctive Collections. 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], [date if possible]. Owen G. Stanley papers (WRCA 067). Water Resources Collections and Archives. Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Collection Scope and Contents

Correspondence, reports, documents, and clippings pertaining to Amador Power Project, Sacramento River Deep Water Ship Channel Project, Eel River investigation, Kern River water rights and storage agreement, and the Isabella Project.

Collection Number

Collection number updated February 2019. Legacy collection number was STANLEY. This change was part of a project in 2018/2019 to update the collection numbers for collections in the Water Resources Collections and Archives.

Indexing Terms

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


Amador Power Project (Calif.)
Sacramento River Deep Water Ship Channel Project
Isabella Project (Calif.)
Channels -- California -- Design and construction
Eel River (Calif.)
Kern River (Calif.)
Miner's Slough (Calif.)
Pine Flat Lake (Calif.)
Prospect Island (Calif.)
Sacramento River (Calif.)
Water resources development -- California
Water-power -- California
Waterways -- California -- Design and construction
Yolo Bypass (Calif.)

Box 1, Item 1

Report on the proposed Amador Power Project, in Amador and Calaveras Counties, California to Mr. J. W. Preston, Jr. 1924

Physical Description: 76 leaves (some folded) and 2 maps
Box 1, Item 2

Sacramento River ship channel project, statement of W. G. Stone, Port Director, Sacramento-Yolo Port District. 1949-1952

Physical Description: 3 volumes
Box 1, Item 3

Sacramento-Yolo Port District: official statement, $ 0,000, 1961 port bonds, series A. 1961. 7,00

Physical Description: 24 pages and 1 envelope, 1 mapages
Box 1, Item 4

Construction of Sacramento Deep Water Channel through Prospect Island. 1957

Physical Description: 10 leaves and 1 envelope
Box 1, Item 5

Construction of projected levees, Sacramento Deep Water Channel through Prospect Island. 1957

Physical Description: 8 leaves, photos
Box 1, Item 6

Shaffer, Ford G. Data report, ship channel acquisition. 1957

Physical Description: 81 leaves
Box 1, Item 7

History of the Sacramento River Flood Control Project. 1941?

Physical Description: 10 leaves and 1 mapages
Box 2, Item 8

Sacramento River Deep Water Channel Project. 1959

Physical Description: 38 leaves
Box 2, Item 9

Sacramento River Flood Control Project. 1953

Physical Description: 1 envelope
Box 2, Item 10

Feather River flood damage claims. 1958

Physical Description: 54 leaves
Box 2, Item 11

Trial testimony of Frank Kochis regarding 1955 flood on Sacramento River, includes history of Sacramento River Flood Control Project 1963

Physical Description: 33 leaves
Box 2, Item 12

United States Forest Service Cooperative investigations, Eel River, California June 20-24, 1949

Physical Description: 15 leaves, photos
Box 2, Item 13

Yolo By-Pass at Lisbon: stream flow data for flood seasons 1926-1956 1955-1958

Physical Description: 1 volume
Box 2, Item 14

Ellis, W. T.

Physical Description: 12 leaves

Scope and Contents

To the citizens of Marysville and Levee District, #10, also to "others to whom it may concern" on the subject of the plan for bridge across Simmerly Slough
Box 2, Item 15

Enersen, Burnham. Kern River water rights and storage agreement. Draft. 1960

Physical Description: 16 leaves
Box 2, Item 16

United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Isabella Project, Kern River, California: report on cost allocation studies 1952-1955

Physical Description: 2 envelopes
Box 2, Item 17

Isabella and Pine Flat Reservoir Projects: proposed contracts and agreements 1958-1961

Physical Description: 1 envelope
Box 2, Item 18

United States. Bureau of Reclamation eeport on its proposed power plant at the Pine Flat Dam.

Physical Description: 5 leaves
Box 2, Item 19

Notes on Edmonston's report on taking over Central Valley Project 1952

Physical Description: 4 leaves
Box 2, Item 20

United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Memorandum regarding the Kings, Kern and Kaweah-Tule Flood Control Projects 1945

Physical Description: 6 leaves