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Corporate Author Los Angeles (Calif.). Board of Public Service Commissioners.
Title Complete report on construction of the Los Angeles aqueduct : with introductory historical sketch; illustrated with maps, drawings and photographs ...
Published Los Angeles : Dept. of Public Service, 1916.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor4  TD225.L7 A35    DUE 06-25-14 BILLED
 Floor4  TD225.L7 A35 c.2  IN LIBRARY
 Special Collections & Archives  TD225.L7 A35    IN LIBRARY
 Special Collections & Archives  TD225.L7 A35 c.2  IN LIBRARY
  
Description 319 p. : port., ill., plates, maps ; 28 cm.
Partial Contents Introductory historical sketch -- Available water supply of city in 1905 -- Investigation of other sources of supply -- Inception of aqueduct project -- Water supply of Owens Valley -- Quality of Owens River water -- Federal aid to the city -- General description of the aqueduct -- Preliminary work -- Transportation -- Cement mill and tufa plants -- Engineering description of dams -- Tunnel construction -- Engineering description of conduits -- Construction of siphons -- Permanent power development -- Organization -- Cost-keeping and accounting -- Finances -- Comparison of estimate and cost -- The city's beneficial policy -- Appendix A. Synopsis of water resources in Owens Valley / made by Chas. H. Lee -- Appendix B. Report upon the sanitary quality of the Owens River water supply delivered to consumers in Los Angeles through the Los Angeles aqueduct system / by Charles Gilman Hyde. A review of the cases of Hart and Frost vs. the City of Los Angeles, being a consideration of the sanitary quality of the Owens River water supply delivered to consumers in Los Angeles through the Los Angeles aqueduct system / by Charles Gilman Hyde. Legal features of cases.
Note Twenty-three folded plates (including maps and diagrams) and unnumbered folded map, in pocket.
On cover: Board of Public Service Commissioners of the city of Los Angeles.
Includes index.
Also available online.
Local Note Special Collections' copy no. 2 was a gift of Duane Georgeson.
Subject Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.) -- Design and construction.
Water-supply -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Aqueducts -- California -- Los Angeles.
Water quality -- California -- Owens River.
Related Names Hyde, Charles Gilman, 1874-1971.
Cover Title Construction of the Los Angeles Aqueduct, final report
Spine Title Final report, Los Angeles Aqueduct
Related To Online version: Los Angeles (Calif.). Board of Public Service Commissioners. Complete report on construction of the Los Angeles aqueduct. Los Angeles, Dept. of Public Service, 1916 (OCoLC)652386169
OCLC number 806827