Dec 1905 Categories: ALL, Events, FloodTimeline, FullTimeline, Places, Things Timelines: ALL, Flood Timeline, Full Timeline

Source(s); The Possibilities of Salton Sea from Popular Science Monthly – Volume 70 by Charles Alma Byers – 1907 p. 14, 15; Irrigation in Imperial Valley California Its Problems and Possibilities by C. E. Tait – 1908 p. 51; Born of the Desert – Imperial Valley in Its Making, not a Dream; A Brief History of the California Development Company by Charles Rockwood – from The Calexico Chronicle Second Annual Magazine Edition – May 1909 p. 28 (picture); The Story of the First Decade in Imperial Valley, California by Edgar F. Howe and Wilbur Jay Hall – 1910 p. 110, 117 (picture); The Imperial Valley and the Salton Sink by Harry Thomas Cory with Introductory Monograph by William Phipps Blake – 1915 p. 1302-1310; The Salton Sea – An Accounting of Harriman’s Fight with the Colorado River by George Kennan – 1917 p. 51, 52, 54; The First Thirty Years 1901 – 1931 – An Accounting of the Principal Events in the History of Imperial Valley, Southern California, U.S.A. by Otis B. Tout – 1931 p. 102

Image(s); Colorado River; site of new headgate from the Huntington Digital Library showing the beginning of the construction of the Hanlon Headgate.

Note(s); This area is most commonly referred to as ‘close to Pilot Knob’, but is also known as Andrade, California, USA

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