Sept 1905 Categories: ALL, FloodTimeline, FullTimeline Timelines: ALL, Flood Timeline, Full Timeline

Source(s); The Salton Sea Menace by Edwin Duryea Jr. from Out West Magazine Vol XXIV, No 1 – Jan 1906 p. 15, 16, 18; 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. 20-24; The Possibilities of Salton Sea from Popular Science Monthly – Volume 70 by Charles Alma Byers – 1907 p. 13; Irrigation in Imperial Valley California Its Problems and Possibilities by C. E. Tait – 1908 p. 45, 47; 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. 24, 25; The Story of the First Decade in Imperial Valley, California by Edgar F. Howe and Wilbur Jay Hall – 1910 p. 104; The Imperial Valley and the Salton Sink by Harry Thomas Cory with Introductory Monograph by William Phipps Blake – 1915 p. 1288-1290, 1291, 1296; The Salton Sea – An Accounting of Harriman’s Fight with the Colorado River by George Kennan – 1917 p. 49, 53; The History of Imperial County California edited by Finnis C. Farr – 1918 p. 37; 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. 101, 102; Imperial Irrigation District – The First 40 Years by M. J. Dowd – 1956 p. 33

Image(s); The Salton Sea – An Accounting of Harriman’s Fight with the Colorado River by George Kennan – 1917 p. 41 modified by DDH with elements from The Salton Sea – An Accounting of Harriman’s Fight with the Colorado River by George Kennan – 1917 p. 34 and 53

Note(s); The map from The Salton Sea – An Accounting of Harriman’s Fight with the Colorado River by George Kennan – 1917 p. 53 does not correctly number the ‘attempts’.  Additionally it seems the author may have been using the word ‘attempts’ to refer to locations rather than efforts.

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