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Photographic views of the United States

California

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1929-09
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Topics
United States
California
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Irrigation
Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)
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
UUID: 53c65a30-c5cf-012f-e8bb-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1929: Copyright date
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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. 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 August 31, 2015. 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. Inlet to Rockwood Gate, Imperial Valley, California Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-d95a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Inlet to Rockwood Gate, Imperial Valley, California