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Source(s); Statement of C R Rockwood – In the Matter of the Liability of the California Development Company for the Flooding of Salton Basin by Charles Rockwood – 1907 p. 38-40; The Imperial Valley and the Salton Sink by Harry Thomas Cory and William Phipps Blake – 1915 p. 1233; Irrigation in Imperial Valley California Its Problems and Possibilities by C. E. Tait – 1908 p. 13, 51

Image(s); Calisphere – University of California; This image is claimed as ‘Copyrighted’ by Calisphere, however, since the picture first appeared in The Imperial Valley and the Salton Sink by Harry Thomas Cory and William Phipps Blake – 1915 p. 1241 it is in the public domain and thus cannot be copyrighted.

Additional information from: The Colorado River Irrigation Company Map – 1893

 

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