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Louis J. Alexander Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H-Mss-0015
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...
Dates: TBD

Cyrus Grandison Baldwin papers

 Collection
Identifier: H-Mss-0111
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.
Dates: 1891-1955

Benson (George S.) Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: H-Mss-0121
Scope and Contents Mostly government publications and conference proceedings on the Colorado River, clippings, and correspondence.
Dates: TBD

Bogigian Fruit Ranch Receipts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H-Mss-0350
Abstract: This collection comprises tax returns, receipts, and a legal document (that documents H. C. Anderson's ownership to the Bogigian Fruit Ranch).
Dates: 1927-1938

Boulder Water Company papers, Water Resources Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H-Mss-0139
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

Edward R. Bowen papers

 Collection
Identifier: H-Mss-0488
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...
Dates: 1920-1942

Claremont Heights Irrigation Company Papers

 Collection
Identifier: H.Mss.0204

Del Monte Irrigation Company, Water Resources Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H-Mss-0261
Scope and Contents Business ledgers: minute books, stock record book, accounts book, assessment books, from this early water company in the Pomona Valley.
Dates: TBD

John Henry Dockweiler papers, Water Resources Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H-Mss-0267
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.
Dates: 1857-1916

Fred C. Finkle papers, Water Resources Collection

 Collection
Identifier: h19xx.22
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...
Dates: 1850-1981