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Title
Chaffey Gate (Andrade vicinity), the dredge "Alpha," and unidentified cornfields (Imperial Valley), 1901
Date Created and/or Issued
1901
Rights Information
Copyrighted
In Copyright - Rights-holder(s) unlocatable or unidentifible (http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-RUU/1.0/)
Rights Holder and Contact
spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
Description
Scope/Content: [Caption, section 1:] Views of irrigation works of the California Development Company along the Colorado River and in Imperial Valley prior to January 1st, 1905 [corrected to 1906], the resulting agricultural and village development, and of the agricultural and horticultural development in the adjacent Yuma Valley.
Scope/Content: [Caption below top left photograph:] Ten Foot Drop.
Scope/Content: [Caption below bottom left photograph:] Dredge "Alpha", October, 1901.
Scope/Content: [Caption below top right photograph:] Chaffey (Intake) Gate, [Andrade,] 1901.
Scope/Content: [Caption below bottom right photograph:] First Corn - six weeks old - in Valley.
Scope/Content: Chaffey Gate was connected to the Alamo/Imperial Canal and was located at Pilot Knob, about 1 mile west of Andrade, California.
Type
image
Format
image
Form/Genre
black-and-white photographs
Identifier
uclalsc_94_001_03_007
Language
English
Subject
Irrigation canals and flumes--Design and construction
Hydraulic gates
Dredges
Agriculture
Place
Andrade (Calif.)
32.719167, -114.721944
Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)

Parent Item
Irrigation work of California Development Company including Colorado River crevasse, effects thereof and diversion. 1903-1908. Vol. 1 ["Vol 1" crossed out] - Views. H. T. Cory.
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Photograph albums documenting diversion of the Colorado River and creation of the Salton Sea, 1900-1911

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