Books

Report on Irrigation from the Colorado River Below Yuma Arizona by Pumping VS Gravity Canals by Jas D Schuyler – 1901 p.

Report on the Irrigation of Lands in California and Mexico from the Colorado River by James D Schuyler – 1906

The Salton Sea Menace by Edwin Duryea Jr. from Out West Magazine Vol XXIV, No 1 – Jan 1906

Destructive Floods in the United States in 1905 by Edward Charles Murphy – 1906

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

The Overflow of Colorado River into Salton Basin by James D Schuyler – 1907

The Possibilities of Salton Sea from Popular Science Monthly – Volume 70 by Charles Alma Byers – 1907

Irrigation in Imperial Valley California Its Problems and Possibilities by C. E. Tait – 1908

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

The Story of the First Decade in Imperial Valley, California by Edgar F. Howe and Wilbur Jay Hall – 1910

The Salton Sea – A Study of the Geography the Geology the Floristics and the Ecology of a Desert Basin by DT MacDougal – 1914

The Imperial Valley and the Salton Sink by Harry Thomas Cory with Introductory Monograph by William Phipps Blake – 1915

The Salton Sea – An Accounting of Harriman’s Fight with the Colorado River by George Kennan – 1917

The History of Imperial County California edited by Finnis C. Farr – 1918

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

Imperial Irrigation District – The First 40 Years by M. J. Dowd – 1956

Colossus: Hoover Dam and the Making of the American Century by Michael Hiltzik – 2010

Water and Territory – Contentious Waters – The Dispute Over the Colorado River (1904 – 1961)  by Aidé Grijalva – 2014

 

Life of the Salton Sea