May 1901 Categories: ALL, EarlyHistory, FullTimeline, Things Timelines: ALL, Early History, Full Timeline

Sources; Report on the Irrigation of Lands in California and Mexico from the Colorado River by James D Schuyler – 1906 p. 10; The Salton Sea Menace by Edwin Duryea Jr. from Out West Magazine Vol XXIV, No 1 – Jan 1906 p. 6; Irrigation in Imperial Valley California Its Problems and Possibilities by C. E. Tait – 1908 p. 46; 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. 18-19; The Salton Sea – An Accounting of Harriman’s Fight with the Colorado River by George Kennan – 1917 p. 24; 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. 48

Image(s); Created by the United States Reclamation Service in 1904, published in 1905, and included in a multitude of books with this image obtained from The Salton Sea Menace by Edwin Duryea Jr. from Out West Magazine Vol XXIV, No 1 – Jan 1906 p. 7

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Additional information from: Calisphere – Univerisy of California

 

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