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Los Angeles Aqueduct

Identifier: C Photo Album 251

Scope and Contents

Views of the Los Angeles Aqueduct system. Images include proposed construction and completed canals and aqueducts from the Owens Valley in central California to the San Fernando Valley in Southern California.


  • between 1907 and 1913?

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


1 photo box(es)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: unknown.


Title supplied by cataloger.


Formerly PAFI Album # 251.

Table of Contents

Mountain lake in the Sierra Nevadas, Owens Valley -- Owens River at proposed point of diversion for L.A. Aqueduct -- Red Rock Cańon, Owens Valley -- Owens Valley Cottonwood Creek at Lone Pine road crossing, July 28-06 -- Camp in Grapevine Canyon L.A. Aqueduct survey party -- Red Rock tunnel-site near summit, Nov.-06 -- Owens Valley Nov. 27-06 showing diversion canal -- Elizabeth Lake, Nov. 26 inspection trip of consulting engineers -- Independence, Cal., Nov. 21-06, inspection trip of consulting engineers -- Rock Creek, Owens Valley Nov.20-06 -- Crossing Rock Creek in the ice at Little Round Valley Nov. 20-06 -- Riverside Canal showing first lining -- Jawbone Canyon view up canyon from south end of pipe -- Red Rock tunnel-site near South Portal Nov.-'06 -- Redlands-Bear Valley Canal -- Boulder lined storm ditch at Redlands -- Concrete lined storm ditch near Riverside, Cal. -- Santa Ana Canal near Yorba -- Redlands Canal -- Owens River at proposed point of diversion for L.A. Aqueduct.

Finding Aid for the Los Angeles Aqueduct[graphic]
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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Denver CO 80204 United States