Sept 1904 Categories: ALL, FloodTimeline, FullTimeline, Things Timelines: ALL, Flood Timeline, Full Timeline

Source(s); Born of the Desert – Imperial Valley in Its Making, not a Dream; A Brief History of the California Development Company by Charles Rockwood – 1909 as first published in the The Calexico Chronicle Second Annual Magazine Edition – May 1909 p. 21, 23 and The Salton Sea – An Accounting of Harriman’s Fight with the Colorado River by George Kennan – 1917 p. 35 and 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 – post 1907 p. 18 and The History of Imperial County California edited by Finnis C Farr – 1918 p. 36 and Irrigation in Imperial Valley California Its Problems and Possibilities by C. E. Tait – 1908 p. 44 – 46 and The Imperial Valley and the Salton Sink by Harry Thomas Cory with Introductory Monograph by William Phipps Blake – 1915 p. 1285 – 1291

Image(s); Based on The Salton Sea – An Accounting of Harriman’s Fight with the Colorado River by George Kennan – p. 34, modified by DH.

Definition(s); Headgate – A gate for controlling the water flowing into a channel (such as an irrigation ditch or canal); from Merriam Webster

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