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Water and Water Rights

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  1. Records of the Cotton Land Company

    Contains official records of the Cotton Land Company, and the Cotton Water and Irrigation Company, 1909-1970, relating to land development and water rights to company lands located in Mohave County, Arizona, on the east side of the Colorado River. ...

    castanoe - 2014-10-07 08:53

  2. United States Bureau of Reclamation Photograph Collection

    31 photographs, 1901-1912. Includes photographs of irrigation projects and agricultural activities in Yuma, Mesa, and Phoenix, Arizona as well as at the Roosevelt Dam and Salt River Project. A small number of street scenes and buildings in Tucson, Phoenix ...

    castanoe - 2014-09-30 16:35

  3. Records of the San Xavier Indian Reservation Water Users' Association

    The San Xavier Indian Reservation Water Users' Association was concerned with development of irrigation on the San Xavier Indian Reservation, Pima County, Arizona. Collection includes minutes of meetings, 1940-1945; time sheets for Indian laborers, ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-07 11:32

  4. Letter, 1920 Apr., Phoenix (Ariz.), to Clarence Wagner, Lordsburg (N.M.)

    Stencilled letter from Dept. Adjutant, Dudley W. Windes, regarding veterans' homesteading at Sentinel Dam Site. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Water and Water Rights Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1920 Number: AZ 545 ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 14:10

  5. Correspondence of George Walter Shute

    George Walter Shute, born 1876, served as the District Attorney of Gila County, AZ from 1908-12. The collection includes letters relating to Shute’s activities as District Attorney, materials concerning civic activities in Globe, AZ, and land litigation ...

    castanoe - 2020-05-27 15:45

  6. Scrapbook of Verda Lee Ludy Parrick

    Jacob E. Ludy (1858-1921) was born in Mercer County, MO. He was a civil engineer who moved to Yuma, AZ in 1898 to survey for the Irrigation, Land and Improvement Company, where he later became the general manager and vice president of the company. He is ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-01 18:02

  7. Papers of William Burnham Alexander

    William Burnham Alexander (1877-1957) was an engineer. The collection includes correspondence, agreements, description of agricultural lands of the Rillito and Santa Cruz Rivers in Pima County, AZ  along with articles of incorporation of the Federal Power ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-04 15:15

  8. Data on Wells and Pump Irrigation

    The Agricultural Extension Service was a cooperative project of the University of Arizona, College of Agriculture, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which encouraged agriculture and home economics in Arizona.  The collection includes records on ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-08 14:43

  9. Hazel E. Mills Papers

    Research notes, newspaper clippings and maps, 1816-1938. The bulk of the material is handwritten research notes related to the navigation of the Colorado River. Some of the notes are contained in a card index. The notes include article summaries compiled ...

    castanoe - 2020-11-16 11:28

  10. Minute Book of the New England Land Company (Phoenix, Ariz.)

    Holograph record of minutes of meetings of the stockholders and board of directors, 1890-1897. Includes copies of Articles of Incorporation and By-laws. ...

    castanoe - 2020-11-23 11:54