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    • Inyo County faces suit for damage

    • Actions and defenses; Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Architecture--Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Damages; Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Protest movements
    • W. B. Matthews counsels Los Angeles Public Services Commissioners to file suit against Inyo County for damages protesters have inflicted against the Los Angeles Aqueduct.
    • Inyo County, California : anno domini 1912 : beautiful Owens Valley

    • Advertising; Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Landscape photography; Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Maps; Mulholland, William, 1855-1935; Portraits; Portraits, Group; Tourism
    • Reprint of a 1912 travel booklet invites readers to visit Inyo County and establish residency. Brochure describes each of the cities within the county, highlights important businesses and leaders in the community, as well as contains numerous...
    • Annual report of the Bureau of Los Angeles Aqueduct Power, June 30, 1910

    • Agriculture; Aqueducts; Biologist; Bodies of water; Bonds; Bookplates; Canyons; Construction; Dams; Engineering; Engineers; Government publications; Irrigation; Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Los Angeles (Calif.). Board of Public Works; Los Angeles...
    • The first annual report of the Bureau of Los Angeles Aqueduct Power consists of three reports: (1) from the Engineering Department (William Mulholland and E. F. Scattergood), relating in particular to the development and transmission of power; (2)...
    • Report on municipally manufactured cements, Los Angeles Aqueduct

    • American Society for Testing Materials; American Society of Civil Engineers; Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Artesian wells; Association of American Portland Cement Manufacturers; Bookbinding; Bridges; California Portland Cement Company; Canals;...
    • Bound manuscript contains a report by a committee of engineers on the quality of cement used for the Los Angeles Aqueduct. Report gives information related to defects found in the cement mixtures, chemical tests, and analyses of the concrete....
    • "Times" aqueduct excursion

    • Anecdotes; Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Automobiles; Automobiles--Societies, etc.; Canyons; Caravans; Caterpillar trucks; Chauffeurs; Dams; Dams California; Deserts; Drilling and boring; Engineers; Ford automobile; Jails; Lakes; Lindley,...
    • Full page article with continued column on back narrates entire Owens River Valley trip to view the construction of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. Trip comprised of government officials and notable Los Angeles citizens who took multiple cars from Los...
    • The Owens Valley and the Los Angeles water controversy; Owens Valley as I knew it

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Architecture--Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Bookplates; Historians; Los Angeles (Calif.). Dept. of Water and Power; Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Maps; Mulholland, William, 1855-1935; Pacific Center for Western...
    • The Owens Valley Aqueduct conflict is narrated in detail from the perspective of Dr. Richard Coke Wood, a California historian and once resident of Bishop, CA. Book includes photographs and a short biography of Dr. Wood.
    • Rivers of steel

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Architecture--Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Boulder Canyon Project (U.S.); Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (Calif.); Mulholland,...
    • In a magazine article, Ahrens tells of William Mulholland's role in the creation of the Los Angeles Aqueduct and goes on to describe the aqueduct's physical structure. Ahrens also notes how Owens Valley residents opposed the construction....
    • Police ready to rush north

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Architecture--Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Damages; Del Valle, Reginaldo F. (Reginaldo Francisco), 1854-1938; Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Protest movements; Valuation
    • Report reveals that officials in Los Angeles have prepared to take action in the Owens Valley in response to damage done to the Los Angeles Aqueduct by local residents in the valley. Majority of article includes a quoted statement by President of...
    • Arbitration and dynamite

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Architecture--Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Damages; Governors; Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.)
    • Article observes that Owens Valley residents have commenced new attacks on the Los Angels Aqueduct at the same time these residents have rejected an offer from California Governor Clement Calhoun Young to settle the dispute over damages from the...
    • Compromise looms in row over aqueduct

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Architecture--Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Damages; Governors; Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.)
    • Bottom half of a longer article describes the damage done to the Los Angeles Aqueduct after destruction by protesters in Inyo County. The article argues that citizens of the area believe that they must resort to violence as they feel unable to...
    • Water and power

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Architecture--Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Editorials; Environmental degradation; Los Angeles (Calif.). Dept. of Water and Power; Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Water use;...
    • Stegner relates his investigation into the Owens Valley conflict with the City of Los Angeles. He interviews Owens Valley residents who complain of water shortages and unfair treatment by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. He describes...
    • Legislature takes hand in Owens Valley row

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Architecture--Mutilation, defacement, etc.; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Taxation
    • Article reports that attacks on the Los Angeles Aqueduct will now be considered a felony as result of recent destruction by Owens Valley residents. Along with the law change will come the addition of police forces to guard the aqueduct. Article...
    • Owens river valley trip, November 7th to 18th, 1905

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Architecture, Domestic; Bridges; Donkeys; Canyons; Caravans; Children's clothing; Cities and towns; Courthouses; Deserts; Ditches; Families; Horse-drawn vehicles; Hotels; Immigrants; Journalists; Library bookplates;...
    • Scrapbook contains pictures from the surveying expedition of nine public officials and three journalists across the Owens River Valley Project. Back of book contains a typed manuscript with details of their travels.
    • Artesian well near Los Angeles Aqueduct

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Artesian wells; Automobiles; Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Mountains; Photographs
    • Artesian well near the Los Angeles Aqueduct that is the "best well but has a small flow." In foreground, man sits in a car, and in background are two people. Photograph labeled R9-4.
    • Annual report of the Board of Public Service Commissioners of the city of Los Angeles, California

    • Aqueducts; Aqueducts California; Auditing; Board of Water and Power Commissioners of the City of Los Angeles; Bookplates; Charts, diagrams, etc.; Engineers; Government publications; Landscape photography; Los Angeles (Calif.). Bureau of Water Works...
    • Fourteenth annual report of the Board of Public Service Commissioners provides information on water supply and distribution in Los Angeles county and notes its increase in both because of the added resources of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. Report...

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