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Scope and Contents Alexander graduated from Long Beach High School in 1915. Served in the United States Navy from October 1917 to September 1919 and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Engineering from the University of Illinois in 1922. Was an engineer for the Southern California Water Company and its predecessor company, the American States Water Company 1928-?; design engineer for water supply, developed treatment processes for purification of well waters; later chief engineer in...
Abstract: This collection contains documents about Cyrus Grandison Baldwin's involvement with water issues in the Pomona Valley and San Bernardino Mountains from 1897-1937.
Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents Mostly government publications and conference proceedings on the Colorado River, clippings, and correspondence.
Abstract: This collection comprises tax returns, receipts, and a legal document (that documents H. C. Anderson's ownership to the Bogigian Fruit Ranch).
Abstract The Boulder Water Company was incorporated October 25, 1919 as a mutual water company and was officially dissolved in June 1979. Located in Claremont, California, the Company operated one well and two reservoirs for the benefit of its stockholder members. The collection, which came from the corporate secretary, consists of correspondence, legal documents and financial records of the Company and is most complete in the company’s last 15 years, 1964-1979. Minutes from the meetings are complete.
Dates: 1918-1979; Majority of material found within 1964 - 1979
Abstract Collection contains Edward R. Bowen's memorandum, letters, and a report on the water supply and water rights of various areas in southern California. An employee of the Spring Valley Water Company, Bowen worked as a consulting engineer for water-related enterprises in both southern and northern California. Here, Bowen proposes costs and feasibility of developing water supplies and gives background information, such as water rights, on the water companies already in place within southern...
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Scope and Contents Business ledgers: minute books, stock record book, accounts book, assessment books, from this early water company in the Pomona Valley.
Abstract: John Dockweiler was a consulting engineer for water and power companies in Northern California near the San Francisco area. He represented Spring Valley Water Company, Cuyumaca Water Company, San Francisco's City Distribution System, and Marin County Water and Supply company. He worked on water projects during the early 20th century. Dockweiler's papers also include 19th century court cases such Spring Valley Water Company vs. City of San Francisco.
Abstract Frederick Cecil Finkle (1865-1949) was an engineer and geologist who worked as Chief Engineer, Consulting Engineer, and expert in hydraulic work for at least 20 irrigation and water project companies in California, Colorado, Oregon, Washington, and Mexico. Among these were the mutual water companies in the Imperial Valley of California; the Southern California Edison Company; Arrowhead Reservoir and Power Company, Redlands and Yucaipa Land and Water Company, Mount Hood Railway and Power Company...
- Subject: Water X
- Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (Calif.) 4
- Holmes, H. H. 2
- Jones, Willis S. 2
- Southern California Water Company 2
- Alexander, Louis J. 1
- Baldwin, Cyrus Grandison 1
- Benson, George C. S. (George Charles Sumner) 1
- Bogigian Ranch 1
- Boulder Water Company 1
- Bowen, Edward R. 1
- Buclimo Mining Company 1
- California Fruit exchange 1
- Claremont Basin Water Company 1
- Colorado River Association 1
- Cross Land and Water Company 1
- Del Monte Irrigation Company 1
- Dockweiler, J. H. (John Henry) 1
- East Ditch Water Company 1
- El Camino Water Company 1
- Finkle, Fred C. 1
- Harrison Avenue Water Company 1
- Hart, Margaret Ann 1
- Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico) 1
- Johnson, Albert 1
- Lippincott, Joseph Barlow 1
- Long, Percy V. (Percy Vincent) 1
- Mills, Howard D. 1
- Monte Vista Water Company 1
- Morris, Samuel B. (Samuel Brooks) 1
- Olson, Reuel Leslie 1
- Perry, Charles N. 1
- Peterson, H. C. 1
- Pomona Valley Municipal Water District 1
- Prendergast, Jeffry Joseph 1
- Richards Irrigation Company 1
- San Diego Water Company 1
- Schussler, Hermann 1
- Scott, S. Dell 1
- Seaver, Carlton 1
- Sonderegger, A. L. 1
- Spring Valley Water Company (San Francisco, Calif.) 1
- Treanor, John 1
- Vail Co 1
- Weymouth, F. E. (Frank Elwin) 1 ∧ less