Inventory of the Martin H. Blote Papers, 1930-1971

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Inventory of the Martin H. Blote Papers, 1930-1971

Collection number: BLOTE-1

Water Resources Collections and Archives

University of California, Riverside

Riverside, California

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© 1998 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Martin H. Blote Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1930-1971
Collection number: BLOTE-1
Creator: Blote, Martin H.
Extent: 7 linear ft. (8 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

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Martin H. Blote Papers, BLOTE-1, Water Resources Collections and Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Access Points

Central Valley Project (Calif.)
Water Project Authority of the State of California
United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Water rights--California
Salinity--California--Delta Region
Flood control--California
Flood damage--California--Delta Region
Delta Region (Calif.)--Water rights
Sacramento River (Calif.)--Water rights
San Joaquin River (Calif.)--Water rights

Scope and Content

Superintendant of Operations, Central Valley Project; Supervisor of Irrigation and Power, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Sacramento Region; consultant. Notes, memoranda, correspondence, speeches, reports, maps, photographs, and records relating to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Central Valley Project, Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Region, salinity, the Delta hearings, water rights, acreage limitations, the Reber Plan, fish and wildlife, USBR/CVP contracts and leases, floods and flood control, and miscellaneous power and energy issues.


U.S. Bureau of Reclamation-General

Box Box 1, item 1.1-1.11

Speeches, maps, land ownership, Sacramento River, Shasta Reservoir

item 2

US Bureau of Reclamation Communications


-Radio communication materials

item 3

Evaporation notebook [1931-195-]

item 4.1-4.2

Hydroelectric power

item 5.1-5.4



-sprinkler, water requirements, water users

item 5.2

Water requirements discussion, Sacramento, California : April 22, 23, 1948. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1948. 28 p.

item 5.4

Roster of water users. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1959. 104 p.

item 6


item 7.1

Estimated costs of water under state plan of immediate initial development for upper San Joaquin Valley, 1932.

item 7.2-7.5

Water economics


-costs, subsidies, amortization tables, financing and repayment

item 8


item 9

Operations & Maintenance

item 10

Investigation of administration of the Bureau of Reclamation : hearing held before the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, October 14, 1949. Washington, D.C.: Ward & Paul, official reporters, 1949.


Central Valley Project-General

Box Box 1, item 11

Operation studies of Shasta Lake and other Central Valley Project power plants

item 12


item 13

Final report on research regarding the origin of the Bureau's interest in the CVP:memo 1946

item 14

Central Valley Project operations


-correspondence, memos, etc.

item 15


item 16.1

Central Valley : a pictorial review. San Francisco, Calif.: Electrical West, 1944, 7 p.

item 16.2

Central Valley issue. In Reclamation era (Washington, D.C.). Vol. 37:8 (Aug. 1951)

item 17.1-17.2

Historical highlights of the Central Valley Project

item 18

Operating plan of the Central Valley Project, 1952

item 19

Hanson, A.J., and J.J. O'Brien. Integrated operational analysis for Shasta-Folson Reservoirs under present conditions of development for the Central Valley Project, 1952

item 20

Central Valley Project operations & maintenance costs

item 21

Dominy, Floyd E. The Central Valley Project at work, 1960

item 22

Start-up problems

item 23.1

Irrigation requirement data for Central Valley Project crops

item 23.2-23.3

Miscellaneous agriculture

item 24.1-24.5



-maps, mileage, safety (drownings), capacity testing

item 24.2

Blote, Martin H. Central Valley Project canal locations. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1958.

Box Box 2, item 25


item 26.1-26.2



-Minority report of Central Valley Project power


-Streamlined power operations

item 26.3

Power transmission

item 26.4

Dependable capacity

item 26.5

Power control operation

item 26.6

Statement by Floyd E. Dominy

item 27

Distribution systems

item 28.1-28.10

Water economics


-costs/rates, cost allocation, miscellaneous (newsclippings)

item 29

Reservoir operations

item 30

American River - general

item 31

Contra Costa Canal - general

item 32.1-32.5

Delta Cross Channel

item 32.2

Morrison, A.E. A memorandum report bearing on the capacity and timing of construction of the Delta Cross-Channel. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Central Valley Project, Delta District, 1947. 23 p.

item 33.1

Delta-Mendota Canal - general

item 33.2

-water quality

item 33.3

-operations & maintenance

item 33.4

-map - water users

item 33.5


item 33.6

-turnout construction

item 33.7

-emergency repair

item 34.1

Boron Delta Pumping Plant

item 34.2

Photographs of the Delta pumping plant, 1951. 6 photographs.

item 35

Eastside Division water requirements

item 36.1-2

Folsom Reservoir & Dam


-costs, general

item 36.3

Folsom Dam dedication, May 5, 1956. 7 p.

item 36.4

Recreation map (Folsom Lake)

item 36.5

Lake Natoma

item 36.6

Nimbus Dam

item 37.1

Friant Reservoir


-water storage/discharge/runoff

item 37.2


item 37.3

Friant-Kern Canal

item 37.4

Friant-Kern Canal costs

item 37.5


item 38.1

Sacramento Valley water users

item 38.2

Hansen, A.J. Operational analysis, Sacramento River : Keswick to Verona, California. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1952.

item 38.3

Questions and answers about the proposedTehama-Colusa Canal. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1962. 8 p.

item 38.4

Yolo-Zamora Unit

item 38.5

Sacramento River water use

item 38.6

Corning Canal Pumping Plant

Box Box 3, item 39

Hill, L.K. Estimated water requirement of lands adjacent to the San Joaquin River from Friant to Gravelly Ford for present and ultimate conditions. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1952. 22 p.

item 40.1

San Luis Unit - general

item 40.2

Evaporation stations

item 40.3


item 40.4

Description manual for San Luis Pumping/Generating Plant. Sacramento, Calif.: Dept. of Water Resources, 1967.

item 40.5

Operation agreement

item 40.6



-maps & drawings

item 40.7

Canal maps

item 41.1

Shasta Reservoir releases

item 41.2


item 41.3


item 41.4

Keswick Dam & Powerplant

item 41.5

Keswick Dam - general

item 41.6

Keswick Dam - miscellaneous

item 42

Sly Park Unit (American River)

item 43

Tracy Pumping Plant

item 44.1-44.5

Trinity River Division - general

item 45.1-45.9

State acquisition of Cenral Valley Project

item 46

Mud Mountain Dam. Seattle: U.S. Army Engineers, Seattle District, 1939. 4 p.

item 47

Dams under California state supervision

item 48

Sacramento River flood control project

item 49.1-49.3

Reber Plan


-correspondence, reprints, newsclippings, maps, etc.

item 49.4

Reber Plan - hearings by Senators Sheridan Downey & Robert S. Kerr, March 1, 1950

item 50.1-50.7

Miscellaneous speeches on California water development

item 50.1

Carr, James K. A speech ... before the California Municipal Utilities Association Convention, Feb. 26, 1960. 15 p.

item 50.2

Haley, John M. Programs of the Northern Branch, State Department of Water Resources, 1962. 4 p.

item 50.3

Head, Ivan P. Statement ... before the Regional Water Conference, Sacramento Valley Concil, California State Chamber of Commerce, Chico, Feb. 2, 1962. 10 p.

item 50.4

McCullough, Charles A. California water program in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1962. 3 p.

item 50.5

Warne, William E. Cooperation in water development, 1962. 13 p.

item 50.6

Werner, Carl A. Measuring flow in the Delta, 1962. 13 p.

item 50.7

Stetson, Carl L. Statement on San Joaquin Valley drainage investigations, 1962. 9 p.

item 51

Delta-Buena Vista operating plan

item 52

Department of Water Resources Division of Operations

item 53.1-2

The north coast role : California's water development. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation?, 1964.

item 54.1-54.2

Statewide Water Conference (1964:Eureka, Calif.)

item 55

Operations & Maintenance manual

item 56

Equipment - Maintenance - Mechanical

item 57.1

Beebe, John C. Report on investigations for controlling the flow of mud and debris from the southeast slope of Mt. Shasta. San Francisco, Calif.: U.S. Forest Service, 1933. 25 p.

item 57.1b

Blote, Martin H. Report on survey of methods for control of mud flow from Mud Creek in Siskiyou County, California. Sacramento, Calif.: Dept. of Public Works, 1933. 27 p.

item 57.2

Mud Creek

item 57.3

Blote, Martin H. Photographs of Mud Creek Project, Mt. Shasta, [193-?]. 61 photographs.

item 57.4-57.5

Maps, newsclippings

item 58.1

Pipe flow metering

item 58.2

Flow charts

item 58.3

Flow measurements

item 58.4


item 58.5


item 58.6

Radio reporting precipitation gages. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Central Valley Project, 1955.

item 58.7

Radio reporting rain gauge tone pulse coding device, 1949-1959.

Box Box 4, item 59

Hoisveen, Milo W. Report on preliminary engineering estimate of the Clikapudi Project, Redding, California. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Soil Conservation Service, Water Conservation & Utilization, Region 7, 1945. 12 p.

item 60.1

Sacramento River Ship Canal

item 60.2

-maps & photographs

item 60.3


item 61

Blote, Martin H. South San Joaquin Irrigation District return water, segregated to Stanislaus and San Joaquin Rivers, 1930. 6 p.

item 62

Lake Curry/Curry Dam

item 63

Multi-purposes of reservoirs/CVP facilities

item 64


item 65

Miscellaneous - groundwater

item 66

Mosquito control

item 67.1

Wilcox, L. V. Salt-balance conditions of Reclamation District no. 1500 in Sutter Basin for the year ending December 31, 1946. Riverside, Calif.: Rubidoux Laboratory, 1947. 21 p.

item 67.2

Wilcox, L. V. Salt-balance conditions of Reclamation District no. 1500 in Sutter Basin for the year ending December 31, 1947. Riverside, Calif.: Rubidoux Laboratory, 1948. 15 p.

item 68

Miscellaneous agricultural costs

item 69.1-69.3

Speech notes and information (miscellaneous)

item 70

Sonic weed control

item 71.1

On the problems of preparing hydrological forecasts for unexplored rivers, USSR. New York: U.S. Joint Publications Research Services, 1959. 3 p.

item 71.2

A report on USSR electric power developments, 1958-1959. 2nd ed. New York: Edison Electric Institute, 1960. 81 p.

item 71.3

Recent electric power developments in the U.S.S.R. : report of the United States delegation tour to Soviet Russia, August 28-September 9, 1962 ... Washington, D.C.: Reprinted by the U.S. Dept. of the Interior, 1962., 63 p.

item 71.4

Lovell, Leonard A. Bratsk Dam and Hydroelectric Project, Siberia, U.S.S.R. In USCOLD newsletter. No. 10 (Jan. 1963)

item 71.5

Bratsk Hydro-electric Station. Moscow: Ministry of Power and Electrification of the USSR, 1966. 23 p.

item 71.6

Caire, Daniel. The Russian railways and the 25,000 V 50 cycle single-phase CC type locomotives ... 1957.

item 72

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

item 73

Los Banos

item 74

Butte Lodge Outing Club

item 75.1-75.2

Blote, Martin H. Southern California Edison Company water management and runoff review, 1969.

item 76

Water quality - miscellaneous

item 77


item 78

Water treatment - miscellaneous


California Department of Water Resources

Box Box 4, item 79.1-79.5

State Water Project (general) - miscellaneous speeches

item 79.1

Golze, Alfred R. The California State Water Project : its plan and present status, 1962. 25 p.

item 79.2

Warne, William E. Water quality and the State Water Project, 1962. 12 p.

item 79.3

Price, Reginald C. Agricultural water and power in the State Water Project, 1963. 8 p.

item 79.5

Golze, Alfred R. Turnouts from the State Water Project, 1966. 12 p.

item 79.6a-c

Procedures and criteria relating to turnouts. Sacramento, Calif.: Dept. of Water Resources, Division of Operations, 1964-1967.

item 79.7

-operations & maintenance reports

item 79.8


item 79.9

-water quality

item 79.10

-bridges, dams,

item 80

California Aqueduct

item 80.1

-location maps, etc.

item 80.2

-South Bay Aqueduct

item 80.3

Blote, Martin H. Photographs of the South Bay Aqueduct, California, [196-?]. 18 photographs.

item 80.4

-South San Joaquin Division

item 80.5

-Southern District (Tehachapi & Mojave Divisions)

item 80.6

-North San Joaquin Division

item 81

San Joaquin Drain

item 82

Tehachapi Crossing/Pumps

item 82.1-82.4

-correspondence, reports from Meetings of the Tehachapi Crossing Board


Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

Box Box 4, item 83.1

Correspondence (miscellaneous)

item 83.2

Water quality

item 83.3

Contra Costa County's water requirements : a report to the citizens from the Board of Supervisors. Martinez, Calif.: The Board, 1959. 11 p.

item 83.4

Delta pool

item 83.5

Werner, Carl A. The Delta Branch, 1962. 6 p.

item 83.6a

Golze, Alfred R. Resume of Delta studies and legislation, 1962. 6 p.

item 83.6b

Golze, Alfred R. Conclusions, recommendations and resume of current studies, 1962. 4 p.

item 83.7

Price, Reginald C. Coordination in Delta studies, 1962. 4 p.

item 83.8

Price, Reginald C. Delta water facilities, 1962. 3 p.

item 83.9

Owen, Langdon W. Hydrology of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. Sacramento, Calif.: Dept. of Water Resources, 1962

item 83.10

Barriers and drainage

item 83.11

Stamm, Gilbert G. Resolving the unique problems of the Delta, 1966. 13 p.

item 83.12

Statement for Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board

item 83.13

Delta agriculture (miscellaneous)

item 83.14

Waldie, Jerome R. The rape of northern waters, 1969. 16 p.

item 83.15

Miscellaneous notes

item 83.16

Levees (newsclippings)

item 83.17

General (DWR News 5/70)

Box Box 5

Delta Salinity

item 84.1

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, 1944 : model tests of salinity. Denver, Colo.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, 1944.

item 84.2

Sacramento River salinity

item 84.3

Delta Cross Channel salinity

item 84.4

San Francisco Bay salinity barrier investigation

item 84.5-84.9


item 84.10

San Joaquin River salinity at Antioch

item 84.11

The effect of the Delta salinity problem upon Solano County, 1959. 25 p.

item 84.12

Salinity conditions in 1959

item 84.13

Hebert, D.J. Experience in controlling salinity intrusion into a tidal estuary : protecting water quality of Central Valley Project diversions from Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta in California, 1960. 30 p.

item 84.14

Salinity repulsion flows of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta : a compilation of the sources of the various salinity outflow requirements historically proposed / [compiled by H.E. Wittig]. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1964.

item 84.15

Cox, Gerald C., and Stephen A. Macola. Predicting salinity in an estuary. Dallas, Tex.: American Society of Civil Engineers, 1967 (Conference preprint ; 433). 20 p.

item 84.16

Blote, Martin H. Past and present salinity levels in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and possible loss of water rights by adverse use, 1969. 37 p.

item 84.17


item 85.1-2

Delta Hearings

item 85.3-85.7

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation exhibits

item 85.8-85.9

Dept. of Water Resources exhibits

item 85.10

Dept. of Fish and Game exhibits

item 85.11

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California exhibits

item 85.12

Fibreboard Corporation

item 85.13

US Steel Corporation

item 85.14

Delta Water Agency

item 85.15

Sierra Club

item 85.16

Delta Water Rights Decision 1379 (including newsclippings, etc.)


Miscellaneous U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Projects

Box Box 5, item 86

Cachuma Project

item 87.1-87.2

Klamath Project



item 88

Orland Project

item 89

Santa Monica Project

item 90.1-90.3

Solano Project

item 91

Ventura River Project


Water Rights

Box Box 6, item 92

California - general/miscellaneous

item 93.1-93.2

Butte Basin, 1920-1965

item 94

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

item 95.1-95.6

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation - general/miscellaneous

item 96.1

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Water Rights Program

item 96.2

Program for acquisition & preservation of water rights of the United States. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1949.

item 96.3

First supplement to the program for acquisition & preservation of water rights of the United States. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1951.

item 97

Water rights application status. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1969.

item 98

Central Valley Project Act of 1933. Chapter 1042, statutes of 1933 (as amended to January 1, 1940). Sacramento, Calif.: State Print. Off., 1940. 20 p.

item 99

Central Valley Project summary statement

item 100.1

Blote, Martin H. Acreage limitations law: reports, 1944-1954.

item 100.2-100.3


item 100.4a

Taylor, Paul S. The excess land law: execution of a public policy. [New Haven, Conn.: Yale Law Journal], 1955.

item 100.4b

Taylor, Paul S. Excess land law on the Kern? [California Law Review], 1958.

item 100.4c

Taylor, Paul S. The excess land law: pressure vs. principal. [California Law Review], 1959.

item 100.4d

Taylor, Paul S. Excess land law: Secretary's decision? : a study in administration of Federal-state relations. [Los Angeles, Calif.: UCLA Law Review], 1962. 43 p.

item 100.4e

Taylor, Paul S. Excess land law: calculated circumvention. Berkeley, Calif.: Institute of Business and Economic Research, University of California, 1965.

item 101

Etcheverry, Bernard A., et al. Appraisal of Miller & Lux grass land water rights and damage to Miller & Lux riparian rights, 1936. 102 p.

item 102.1-102.3

Sacramento River

item 103a

Effect of operation of Central Valley Project on water rights of East Contra Costa Irrigation District. Brentwood, Calif.: The District, 1946. 33 p.

item 103b

Water rights and use of water, 1914-1947. Brentwood, Calif.: East Contra Costa Irrigation District, 1948. 15 p.

item 104

Herminghaus lands

item 105

San Joaquin River

item 106.1-106.2

Court of Claims

item 107a-b

East Side Canal & Irrigation Company and Stevinson Water District v. the United States. Washington, D.C.: U.S. GPO, 1948-49. 2 v.


Fish and Wildlife

Box Box 6, item 108

Tracy fish screen

item 109

Effect of pollution on fish

item 110.1

Salmon - American River and San Joaquin River

item 110.2

Warner, George H. The relationship between flow and available salmon spawning gravel on the American River below Nimbus Dam, 1953. 5 p.

item 110.3

Pesonen, Everett A. The San Joaquin salmon story: a resume for use in connection with hearings before the State Water Rights Board. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1958. 17 p.

item 111

Fish & Game - miscellaneous

item 112.1

Pesonen, Everett A. A joint report on water requirements for waterfowl in the San Joaquin grasslands, California. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Bureau of Reclamation, 1949. 37 p.

item 112.2

Report on grasslands water problems, 1951. 24 p.

item 113

Waterfowl - miscellaneous

item 114

Fisheries - miscellaneous

item 115

Gerstung, Eric R. A report to the California State Water Resources Control Board on the fish and wildlife resources of the American River to be affected by the Auburn Dam and reservoir and the Folsom South Canal and measures proposed to maintain these resources. Sacramento, Calif.: California Dept. of Fish and Game, 1971. 54 p.


Contracts, Laws, etc.-Specific

Box Box 7, item 116

Folsom Lake lease

item 117

Nimbus Dam lease

item 118

Porterville Irrigation District (P.L. 130)

item 119

Millerton Lake lease

item 120

Albonico vs. Madera, etc.

item 121

Corning Water District

item 22

P.L 643 (Central Valley Project)

item 123

Banta-Carbona Irrigation District

item 124

Feather Water District

item 125

San Luis Unit, Central Valley Project (P.L. 86-488)

item 126

DiGiorgio's Fruit Corporation

item 127.1-127.11

Miscellaneous blank and sample contracts

item 128

Operation of Nimbus Fish Hatchery

item 129

Collecting and reporting hydrographic data in the Sacramento and San Joaquin Valleys, California

item 130

Chowchilla Water District

item 131

Contra Costa County Water District

item 132

Edison Securities Co.

item 133

El Dorado Irrigation District

item 134

Glenn-Colusa Irrigation District

item 135

Sam Hamburg Farms

item 136

Isabella Reservoir

item 137

Madera Irrigation District

item 138.1-138.5

Miller & Lux

item 139

Orange Cove (city)

item 140

Orange Cove Irrigation District

item 141

Orestimba Water District

item 42

Pacific Gas & Electric

item 143

Pacific Gas & Electric: McCloud-Pit Reservoirs

item 144

Ralston Associates

item 145

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

item 146

San Juan Suburban Water District

item 147

San Luis Water District

item 148

Saucelito Irrigation District

item 149

Southern San Joaquin Municipal Utility District

item 150

Stone Corral Irrigation District


Contracts, Laws, etc.-USBR General

Box Box 7, item 151

General power contract

item 152.1-152.2

P.L. 984

item 153

P.L. 130

item 154

Comparison of contracts

item 155


item 156

Sacramento River water diverters

item 157

Status of contracts

item 158

Loan engineer's report

item 159

Brown's Valley Irrigation District (CA)

item 160

Cachuma Project (CA)

item 161

Fort Shaw Irrigation District (Montana)

item 162

Jackson Valley Irrigation District (CA)

item 163

Klamath Irrigation District (OR)

item 164

Langell Valley Irrigation District (OR)

item 165.1-165.2

Solano Project (CA)

item 166

Solano Irrigation District (CA)

item 167

Tulelake Irrigation District (CA)



Box Box 8, item 168

Hydrological and meteorological data for flood of February 26 to March 7, 1940 on Sacramento River and tributary flood channels. Sacramento, Calif.: War Dept., U.S. Engineer Office, 1940. 72 p.

item 169

Jones, Gerald H. Sacramento River flood control project flood flow and stage relationships : based on analyses of recorded stages and flow measurements obtained during the 9-year period, 1934-1943. Sacramento, Calif.: California Division of Water Resources, 1943.

item 170

Report of floods in the Sacramento River District during December 1945

item 171.1

Levee damage, Sacramento River, 1948

item 171.2

Typical conditions of the Sacramento River levees (June 15-16, 1948). 19 photographs

item 171.3

Levee damages, 1948-1961

item 172

Survey of high flows, Sacramento River - Redding-Anderson area : January-March, 1953. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1960.

item 173

Flood operations - Central Valley Project, 1940-1946

item 174

Shasta Reservoir, 1945-1946

item 175

Shasta Lake flood control criteria. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, 1949. 36 p.

item 176.1-176.2

Flood control - general

item 177

Floods : operating rules, diagrams, etc. : snow surveys for flood control, 1942-1956.

item 178


item 179

Flood control regulations, Friant Dam and Reservoir (Millerton Lake), San Joaquin River, 1949

item 180

Storm and flood damage, Central Valley Project, December 1955. Sacramento, Calif.: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Region 2, Division of Irrigation and Power, 1956.

item 181

Central Valley Project flood damage, 1955-1956

item 182

Bowlsbey Ranch, Reclamation District 2068, flooding problems, 1962 and other years

item 183.1

Blote, Martin H. Report : bank damage, February 1963, at A. Mucke property, American River, 1963. 16 p.

item 183.2

Basic data for 183.1

item 183.3


item 183.4

Frasse, Phil. Photographs for report on bank damage, February 1963 at A. Mucke property, American River, 1963. 8 photographs.

item 184.1-184.4

Floodplain zoning

item 184.2

Photographs of California floodplains, [195-?], 8 photographs.

item 185

May, Roy L. Report to the directors of the Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District of water inflow to Tulare Lake basin in Kings County, California, for 1944-1945 season. Hanford, Calif.: The District, 1945. 22 p.


Hydroelectric Power

Box Box 8, item 186

Miscellaneous addresses and newsclippings

item 187

Geysers Power Plant

item 188.1

Atomic energy - miscellaneous

item 188.2


item 188.3

Keysor, J.W., and M.B. Andrew. Excavation for water conveyance with nuclear explosives, 1964. 18 p.

item 189

Better coordination and safeguards to avoid blackouts

item 190

Federal Power Commission - miscellaneous

item 191

Automatic operation of power plants

item 192

Interties (Pacific Northwest-Pacific Southwest)

item 193

Blote, Martin H. Study of power output, Narrows Reservoir, Yuba River, 1934. 22 p.

item 194

Methods used in making power study, 1939

item 195

Power study of Iron Canyon development

item 196

Pacific Gas & Electric - miscellaneous

item 197

Dominy, Floyd E. Methods of investigating hydroelectric energy potential on multiple-purpose reclamation projects. Madrid: Conferencia Mundial de la Energia, 1960. 19 p.

item 198

Feather River trip, Sept. 7-8, 1961

item 199

Testing electrical equipment