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Author Mulholland, Catherine, 1923-
Title William Mulholland and the rise of Los Angeles / Catherine Mulholland.
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, c2000.
Book Cover
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor3  HD4464.L7 M85 2000    IN LIBRARY
 Floor3  HD4464.L7 M85 2000    IN LIBRARY
 Floor3  HD4464.L7 M85 2000    IN LIBRARY
 Floor3  HD4464.L7 M85 2000    IN LIBRARY
 Special Collections & Archives  HD4464.L7 M85 2000    IN LIBRARY
 Stored Special Collections & Archives  HD4464.L7 M85 2000 c.2  IN LIBRARY
  
Description xxi, 411 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-391) and index.
Contents 1. The Long Journey from Dublin to Los Angeles, 1855-1876 -- 2. The City of Angels, 1877 -- 3. The Private Water Company and Its Owners, 1878-1879 -- 4. Advancing in the Water Business, 1880-1886 -- 5. The New Superintendent, 1887-1892 -- 6. Water Plots and Politics, 1893-1895 -- 7. The Years of Mayor Eaton, 1898-1900 -- 8. The City's Victory over the "Grand Monopoly," 1901-1902 -- 9. New Regime for a Booming Town, 1903-1904 -- 10. Desperate Remedies in a Dry Season, 1904 -- 11. A Plan Revealed, 1905 -- 12. Preparations for an Aqueduct and a Trip to Washington, D.C., 1906 -- 13. The Big Job Begins, 1907 -- 14. The Chief and the General, 1908 -- 15. Building the Aqueduct: The Best Year, 1909 -- 16. Troubles and Interruptions, 1910
Note Catherine Mulholland; Gift.
Local Note Special Collections' copy no. 2 is part of the Catherine Mulholland Collection, is specially bound, and includes an inserted page before the title page with the following inscription in gold: "Presented by the Historical Society of Southern California to Catherine Mulholland, winner of the Donald H. Pflueger Award for distinguished research and writing on the local history of Southern California, October 4, 2003".
Subject Water-supply -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Mulholland, William, 1855-1935.
Engineers -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography.
Collection Title Catherine Mulholland Collection.
ISBN 0520217241 (alk. paper)
9780520217249 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 42598444