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E. O. Larson papers

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Title E. O. Larson papers
Creator Larson, E. O. (Ernest Oliver), 1894-1981
Subject Agriculture and Natural Resources; Businessmen--Utah--Salt Lake City--History--Sources; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History--Sources; Water and Water Rights; Water resources development--Utah; Watersheds--Utah
Description Biographical/Historical note: E. O. Larson (1894-1981) was an engineer in Utah. Ernest Oliver Larson was born in Santaquin, Utah, in 1894 and lived in Utah until his death in 1981. He was educated at Utah State Agriculture College, and became a United States Bureau of Reclamation Engineer working on and completing many water projects throughout the Western United States. Larson was interested in matters relating to water use and management in the American West and he was on the Utah State... Handwritten diaries, reports, correspondence, and newspaper clippings detail the various aspects of E.O. Larson's personal and business life and accomplishments from 1933 to 1970. Some of the materials deal with water use, water projects, and water management in Utah.
Relation Digital version available online.
Publisher L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
Type Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Diaries; Letters
Date 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945; 1946; 1947; 1948; 1949; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970
Language eng
Rights Open for public research. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the E.O. Larson papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Format 3 boxes (2 linear ft.) ead
Identifier 1940

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