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Title
Elevation of West Side City ditch as water was flowing in 1879
Creator
Wright, E. T. (Edward T.)
Contributor
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Date Created and/or Issued
1870-1879
1879
Contributing Institution
Loyola Marymount University, Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library
Collection
Hurley/Wright Surveyors Map Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Hand drawn map on linen with measurements made by E. T. Wright, showing areas of Burbank, Thomas Bell, and Isabella D Baldwin. Map number 880.
E. T. (Edward Thomas) Wright was county surveyor three times in Los Angeles County, his first term beginning in 1884 and his last ending in 1898. He also served as county surveyor for San Bernadino County. Partnering with W. B. Nicholson, he formed Wright and Nicholson to survey areas of Los Angeles and San Bernadino counties. As the maps in this collection attest, Wright was instrumental in the development of many parts of Los Angeles.
Type
image
Format
image/tiff
Extent
1 sheet; 37.5 x 46 in.
Identifier
sc_hwmc000240001
http://digitalcollections.lmu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/hwmaps/id/104
Language
English
Subject
Irrigation--California
Water-supply--California--Management
Surveying--California--Los Angeles County--19th century
Surveying--California--History
California--Maps
Place
Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Source
Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University
Relation
Hurley/Wright Surveyors Map Collection
064
Box No. 8

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