Today we are featuring the item “Men, medicine & water: the building of the Los Angeles aqueduct, 1908-1913: a physician’s recollections.”
From the description, “Book consists of the journal entries of a Dr. Raymond G. Taylor, a physician who practiced along the Los Angeles Aqueduct during the aqueduct’s construction. He relates personal experiences along the aqueduct and encounters with Owens Valley residents and Los Angeles citizens. Book also contains a section with photographs that trace Dr. Taylor’s journey up the aqueduct.”
This item comes to the Western Waters Digital Library from Claremont Colleges Digital Library.
Find more information in WWDL on the Los Angeles Aqueduct.