Inlet to Rockwood Gate, Imperial Valley, California

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Title
Inlet to Rockwood Gate, Imperial Valley, California
Collection

Photographic views of the United States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1862 - 1963 (Approximate)
Copyright Date: 1929-09
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: AZ 12-2331
Topics
United States
California
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Irrigation
Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Crop marks on image
Content: Periodical Clipping on verso: "Water from the Colorado for the famous Imperial Valley. Half again as large as Rhode Island, the Valley depends upon the Colorado for water to produce its extraordinary crops; and a the same time the Valley lives in constant dread of an overflowing river, for it is nearly 300 feet below sea level."
Content: Printed on verso: "Hetzel's Photo Shop Anything in Photography 126 S. 5th St., El Centro, Cal."
Content: Written on verso: "Inlet to Rockwood Gate, Imperial Valley 3000 second - feet of water."
Physical Description
Extent: Photograph : b ; 17.7 x 27.8 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19745455
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 53c65a30-c5cf-012f-e8bb-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Created (Approximate)
  • 1929: Copyright date
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Inlet to Rockwood Gate, Imperial Valley, California" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862 - 1963. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-d95a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Inlet to Rockwood Gate, Imperial Valley, California" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-d95a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. (1862 - 1963). Inlet to Rockwood Gate, Imperial Valley, California Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-d95a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Inlet to Rockwood Gate, Imperial Valley, California