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John Treanor papers of the San Diego Water Company, Water Resources Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H-Mss-0905

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents of the Collection

This collection consist of report on water problems in San Diego by eningeers, J.B. Lippincott, John Treanor, and Henry O. Wheeler.

Dates

  • 1881-1935

Creator

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact Special Collections Library staff.

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

John Treanor was vice-president of the San Diego Water Company. He purchased the land to build Henshaw Reservoir and then later Hodges Dam and reservoir. In addition, he was on the Board of Trustees at Pomona College in the early 20th century. (Treanor, Thomas. John Treanor A Sketch of his Life wiht Excerpts from His Letters, Los Angeles, Zamorano Club, 1937.)

Series Arrangement

Series 1 San Diego Water Company

Physical Location

Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library. Claremont University Consortium.

Acquisition Information

Unknown

Accruals

No additions to the collection is anticipated.

General Physical Description note

no content

Processing Information

Arranged and Processed by Russell Michalak
Title
Guide to the John Treanor papers of the San Diego Water Company, Water Resources Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Finding created by Russell Michalak
Date
2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the 01 - Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library Repository

Contact:
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