Reclamation Service

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History Of Los Angeles, California - History - Industrial Expansion and Growth 1870—1913 - Water From A Distance
... Lippencott, of the United States Reclamation Service ... water surveys in the Owens Valley for the Service while secretly receiving a salary from the City of Los Angeles ... Lippencott then resigned from the Reclamation Service, took a job with the Los Angeles Water Department as assistant to Mulholland, and turned over the Reclamation Service maps, field surveys and stream ...
Walter Lubken
... was an official photographer for the United States Reclamation Service (USRS) from 1903 to 1917 ... During these years, Lubken took thousands of photographs documenting the Reclamation Service's irrigation projects across the American West ... After leaving the Reclamation Service in 1917, Lubken left professional photography until the 1930s, when he photographed the building of Boulder Dam ...
United States Bureau Of Reclamation
... The United States Bureau of Reclamation (USBR), and formerly the United States Reclamation Service (not to be confused with the Office of Surface Mining ... In July 1902, in accordance with the Reclamation Act, Secretary of the Interior Ethan Allen Hitchcock established the U.S ... Reclamation Service within the U.S ...
Arrowrock Dam - History - Preparations
... In 1910 the Reclamation Service began to consider another storage facility further east on the Boise River ... This was to be the most ambitious project to date for Reclamation ... The Reclamation Service elected to construct a new rail line on the old wagon road leading north to Idaho City ...
Theodore Roosevelt Dam - History
... on March 13, 1903, under the Newlands Reclamation Act of 1902, Roosevelt Dam was the first major project to be completed under the new federal reclamation program ... when Congress, in 1906, authorized the Reclamation Service to develop and sell hydroelectric power at the Salt River Project ... The Reclamation Act of 1902 created the United States Reclamation Service whose purpose was to design and construct irrigation projects to aid the settlement of the ...

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