John Lucian Savage Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains a photocopy of letter written from China by Savage to friends, Charles and Eve Craig, describes his work in China.
- Savage, John Lucian, 1879-1968 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
John Lucian Savage (1879-1968) was a dam design engineer. Appointed U.S. Reclamation Service's chief design engineer in 1924. Supervised more than 60 dams, including Hoover and Grand Coulee. Denver, Colo. resident.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Bill Hansen, 2001.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- Finding Aid for the John Lucian Savage Papers
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
- Description rules
- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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