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Title
Report of inspection trip over Colorado River levee systems below Yuma, Arizona
Creator
Adams, Frank, 1875-1967
Contributor
Priest, R. M. (Robert Mackintosh), 1940-
International Boundary & Water Commission, United States & Mexico
Date Created and/or Issued
1929 September 17-19
Contributing Institution
UC Riverside, Library, Water Resources Collections and Archives
Collection
Frank Adams papers
Rights Information
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Description
Scope/Content: Typed report, including data tables and black-and-white photographs, detailing inspection of Colorado River levee systems, including the Imperial Irrigation District Levee System, Allison East-side Levee System and Rodriguez Levee. The report also includes a section on "the controversy regarding responsibility for maintenance of the levees" including information on the Pescadero Cut. This section includes the full text of the Pescadero Cut agreement between the Colorado River Land Company and the Imperial Irrigation District. The report is appended by a memorandum to Adams from R. M. Priest.
Type
text
Form/Genre
Technical reports
Photographs
Tables (Data)
Extent
36 pages
Identifier
ark:/86086/n2rv0mhk
cuwr_adamsfra_016_247
Language
English
eng
Subject
Water-supply
Flood control
Yuma Project (U.S.)
Place
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)

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