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Title supplied by cataloger. The Colorado River Aqueduct begins at the Parker Dam southeast of Lake Havasu City, Arizona, and terminates at Lake Mathews in western Riverside County, Calif. It was constructed between 1933-1941 by the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California. Conceived by William Mulholland and designed by Frank E. Weymouth, it was the largest public works project in southern California during the Great Depression. The project employed 30,000 people over an eight-year period and as many as 10,000 at one time. Aerial view of a pumping station at the edge of a reservoir along the Colorado River Aqueduct. Three large pipes connect the station from the bottom to the top. Photograph dated: June 23, 1977.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints