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Columbia Basin Project, (1925)

Washington State University Libraries

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Title Columbia Basin Project, (1925)
Identifier wsu 477; J. Orin Oliphant Papers; Cage 563, Folder 104,607
Creator Columbia Basin Irrigation League
Date 1925 2000 - 2002
Publisher Spokane: Dyer Printing Co.
Description 1 map: col., 18 x 21 cm. Before the arrival to Washington State of the first irrigation projects handled by the U.S. Reclamation Service, the Northern Pacific Railroad and other railway companies funded private irrigation projects in the Columbia River Basin. Their efforts stemmed from a desire to see the entire state in top production and farming communities everywhere in need of railroad shipping...
Subject Irrigation -- Washington (State) -- Columbia River Valley -- Maps; ;; ;;; Columbia Basin Irrigation Project (U.S.)
Type Maps
Coverage United States--Washington (State)
Rights Contact Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, for copyright information 509 335-6691
Format Original maps were scanned in color at 600 dpi on a Microtek 9600XL scanner and saved as TIFF files. The TIFF files were converted into the MrSID format at a compression ratio of 12 to 1 using LizardTech's Geospatial Encoder 1.5 software. These MrSid files were then uploaded into the CONTENTdm database at the Washington State University Libraries. image/jpeg
Contributor Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Language English
Relation Is part of Program, Fourth Annual Convention of the Columbia Basin Irrigation League found in J. Orin Oliphant Papers; Cage 563, Folder 104.

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