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Inventory of the David K. Todd Papers, 1957-1969
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: David K. Todd Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1957-1969
    Collection number: TODD
    Creator: Todd, David Keith
    Extent: ca. 3 linear ft. (6 boxes)
    Repository: Water Resources Collections and Archives
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Shelf location: This collection is stored off-campus at NRLF. Please contact the Water Resources Collections and Archives staff for access to the materials.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    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 Head of Archives. 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], David K. Todd Papers, TODD, Water Resources Collections and Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Access Points

    University of California (System). Water Resources Center. West Side San Joaquin Valley Coordinating Council
    Council for the International Hydrological Decade
    Universities Council on Hydrology
    Universities Council on Water Resources
    American Geophysical Union. Committee on Status and Needs in Hydrology
    Pacific Southwest Water Plan
    International Hydrological Decade
    Skagit Hydroelectric Project (Wash.)
    Western Interstate Water Conference (2nd : 1965 : Corvallis, Or.)
    Frozen ground
    Gorge High Dam (Wash.)
    University of California, Riverside. Dept. of Civil Engineering

    Biographical Information:

    Born in Lafayette, Ind., 1923. B.S. degree in civil engineering (Purdue University, 1948); hydraulic engineer, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, Colo. (1948-1950); M.S. in meteorology (New York University, 1948); Ph.D. in hydraulics (University of California, 1953). Professor of Civil Engineering, University of California, Riverside; chairman of the Universities Council on Water Resource; and an instrumental figure in organizing the world-wide International Hydrological Decade. President of Todd Engineers, Emeryville, Calif., a consulting firm specializing in groundwater investigations (1978-present).

    Scope and Content

    Chiefly correspondence, minutes, press releases of various water resources organizations; and reports, maps, charts, photographs, and articles relating to Skagit Hydroelectric Project, Washington.