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Columbia Basin Project Joint Investigations Collection

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Title Columbia Basin Project Joint Investigations Collection
Creator Adams, Frank, 1875-1967
Subject Water resources development -- Columbia River Watershed Water resources development -- Washington (State) Irrigation projects -- Columbia River Watershed Irrigation projects -- Washington (State)
Description The objects of the joint investigations were to provide a general plan for the development and settlement of the Columbia Basin area as a whole, and detailed plans for areas to be irrigated. The topographic surveys and land classifications of the Bureau of Reclamation served as a base for the investigations. Twenty-eight separate problems, in addition to the basic engineering surveys, were set up for study. The problems were divided into 16 divisions. Lead investigators included Dr. E. N....
Publisher Water Resources Collections and Archives
Date 1932-1943
Type archival collection
Format 1 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Identifier Collection number: ADAMS-2
Coverage United States. Bureau of Reclamation

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