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Finding Aid for the Philip David Swing Papers, 1890-1963
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Container List

Box 1

1943-44 Correspondence.

Box 2

1933-34 Correspondence.

Box 3

California Civil War claims versus U.S.

Box 4

Arizona--California notes.

Box 5

1933 Miscellaneous Correspondence.

Box 6

1935-37 Correspondence.

Box 7

San Diego Water Counsel.

Box 8

1940-42 Miscellaneous Correspondence.

Box 9

1935-37 Miscellaneous Correspondence.

Box 10

1937-39 Miscellaneous Correspondence.

Box 11

Personal Correspondence 1945-50, A to K.

Box 12

Personal Correspondence 1945-50, N to Z.

Box 13

Memorandum on P.D.S. employment by San Diego since 1934, legal booklets on California versus U.S.

Box 14

Pictures, Swing and Coolidge, Swing and Lindberg, etc.

Box 15

Congratulatory letters, Boulder Dam, news clippings, Imperial Valley welcome, Boulder dam documents.

 

1932 Congress Correspondence

Box 16

San Ysidro custom house.

Box 16

War debts.

Box 16

Desert land entrymen.

Box 16

San Jacinto park, special bills.

Box 17

Colorado River Miscellaneous, grand jury indictment.

Box 18

Miscellaneous clippings. 1929-31.

Box 19

News clippings. 1932, Senate campaign.

 

Congress Correspondence

Box 20

Airmail route.

Box 20

Air base, camp Kearny.

Box 20

San Diego.

 

Congress--Correspondence

Box 21

San Diego Coronado tunnel.

Box 21

Camp Kearny.

Box 21

San Diego Chamber of Commerce.

Box 22

Congress--Correspondence, border closing.

Box 23

Congress--Correspondence, border closing.

Box 24

Ku Klux Klan, Rockwell Field, Medal of Honor men.

Box 25

Port of San Diego, Old Town Bridge, North Island Pier, Harbor dredging, Laguna Mountains forest road.

Box 26

Clipping service. 1932, prohibition.

Box 27

News clippings, Boulder Dam. 1926-28.

Box 28

California beaches, withdrawal of lands for Los Angeles benefit, Mexican land grant titles, dry dock, Gnat control.

Box 29

S.D. dirigible base, camp Kearny, destroyer base, customs div.

Box 30

Federal prison, fort Rosecrans, El Capitan, Riparian owners, Mailing list.

Box 31

Nevada-California RFC loan, P.O., National Forest bill 13547.

Box 32

Nevada-California power. 1937, I.I.D., California Colorado Commission. 1937, P.W/ A. California. 1938.

Box 33

All American Canal reports, Yorktown sesquicentennial.

Box 34

Palm Springs, I.I.D. Correspondence. 1939-40.

Box 35

Pictures, autobiography.

Box 36

Harbor, Rosecrans.

Box 37

August 1930 newspapers.

Box 38

1929 papers, magazines, pictures.

Box 39

1932 veterans speech.

Box 40

1935 Correspondence, Boulder Dam.

Box 41

I.I.D. Correspondence. 1933-41.

Box 42

Colorado River pamplets.

Box 43

Boulder Dam magazine articles, news clippings.

Box 44

All- American Canal, P.W.A.

Box 45

1936 Correspondence, Miscellaneous and I.I.D.

Box 46

Serra, San Diego books, Recreation Era. January 1933, Swing signature block, glass plate negatives (many broken) House Rules Manual.

Box 47

Photos belonging to Ed Fletcher (?) Colorado River Commission reports.

Box 48

San Diego and environs, Lake Hodges.

Box 49

Swing speeches, bound, House calendars 68-72 congresses.

Box 50

Colorado River Treaty with Mexico.

Box 51

Colorado River Treaty with Mexico.

Box 52

Legislative History Bills sponsored by Swing, 69-70 Congresses.

Box 53

Legislative History Bills sponsored by Swing, 71-72 Congresses.

Box 54

Bibliographic government material pertaining to Colorado, Imperial Valley S-J bill hearings.

Box 55

Legislative History Bills by Swing 67-68 Congresses.

Box 56

Colorado River Hearings Senate. 1924-25.

Box 57

Kettner bill hearings.

Box 58

Books.

Box 58

Six wrapped scrap books.

Box 58

Twenty additional unnumbered boxes, many pertaining to Fallbrook water.

 

Wrapped autobiography: This is My Life. added. January 17, 1969.

Note

RESTRICTED Comprises original typescript and carbon copy: kept in vault.
Box 59

Personal papers and family correspondence.

Box 60

Miscellaneous clippings and photographs.

Box 61

Personal and miscellaneous correspondence, ca. 1950s.

Box 62

Family correspondence and files.

Box 63

Newspaper clippings.

Boxes 64,65,68,71-77,151-153

Falbrook Public Utility District.

Boxes 66,67,69,70,81-84

Fallbrook Public Utility District--Cases.

Box 78-80

Fallbrook Public Utility District / Santa Margraita Mutual Water Company.

Box 85-87

Mexican Water Treaty, ca. 1940s.

Note

See also Boxes 50 and 51.
Box 88-89

Tiajuana River Valley--California Water & Telephone Company.

Box 90-92

Tiajuana River Valley--Allen versus California Water & Telephone Company. 1944-48.

Box 93

Tiajuana River Valley--Allen versus California Water & Telephone Company. 1951-62.

Box 94-95

Tiajuana River Valley--Allen versus California Water & Telephone Company. n.d.

Box 154

Pamphlets, Colorado River--Miscellaneous publications on water.

Box 97

San Diego Water Authority.

Boxes 98-99

Miscellaneous water information.

Box 100

Photographs and maps of water districts.

Boxes 101-103

Miscellaneous water cases--including Del Mar Terrace.

Boxes 104-106

Miscellaneous water cases.

Boxes 107

Miscellaneous water cases--working briefs.

 

Miscellaneous Legal Correspondence. 1933.

Boxes 108-109

1933.

Boxes 110-111

ca. 1935.

Boxes 112-113

ca. 1940.

Boxes 114-118

ca. 1943.

Box 119

ca. 1945.

Box 120

ca. 1946.

Boxes 121-123

ca. 1947.

Boxes 124-125

ca. 1948.

Box 126

Miscellaneous correspondence, ca. 1953-63.

Box 127

Miscellaneous correspondence, ca. 1954-63.

Box 128

Personal records, organizations, etc.

Box 129

Desk diaries. 1929-55.

Physical Description: 14 vol.
Box 130

Desk diaries. 1955-63.

Physical Description: 13 vol.
Box 131

Mimeographed material: 1945 - Flood control survey Sacremento--San Joaquin Basin Stream.

Box 96

Proceedings. 1938. Colorado River Commission Hearings. 1922.

Physical Description: 2 vol.
 

List of Swing Files--A through Z

Box 132

A Miscellaneous.

Box 132

Agricultural Conditions.

Box 132

All-American Canal--Brochure and Contract of September 1931.

Box 132

All-American Canal--Correspondence.

Box 132

All-American Canal--Newspaper Articles.

Box 132

Amendments Proposed.

Box 132

Arentz Bill. 1933.

Box 132

Articles on Boulder Dam.

Box 132

Arizona Contract re Delivery of Colorado River Water.

Box 133

Arizona's Position on Compact.

Box 133

Arizona's Views on Boulder Canyon Project.

Box 133

Arizona versus U.S. (California et al.) to Enjoin Boulder Canyon Project.

Box 133

B Miscellaneous.

Box 133

Bills for Boulder Canyon Dam and All-American Canal.

Box 133

Boulder Canyon Geological Formations.

Box 133

Boulder City--Miscellaneous.

Box 133

Boulder Dam Appropriations.

Box 133

Boulder Dam Association--Files 1-3.

Box 134

Boulder Dam Association, Organization of.

Box 134

Boulder Dam Association, Reports from Mr. Evans.

Box 134

Boulder Dam Bill.

Box 134

Boulder Dam Ceremonies.

Box 134

Boulder Dam City Concessions.

Box 134

Boulder Dam Employment.

Box 134

Boulder Dam Land Settlement, etc.

Box 134

Boulder Dam Pictures.

Box 134

Boulder Dam Positions, Concessions, and Employment.

Box 134

Boulder Dam Resolution of Endorsements.

Box 135

Coachella Valley Water District.

Box 135

Colorado River Basin Chamber of Commerce.

Box 135

Colorado River Bibliography.

Box 135

Colorado River Commission (California).

Box 135

Colorado River Commission--Compact--Hoover. 1922.

Box 135

Colorado River Committee Report.

Box 135

Colorado River Correspondence During Recess. 1927 (A to Z).

Box 135

Colorado River General Correspondence. 1927 (A to Z).

Box 135

Colorado River Legislation Discussions.

Box 135

Compact--California's Ratification. 1929.

Box 135

Compact--Six-State--News Clippings.

Box 135

Compact--Tri-State. 1929.

Box 135

Congratulatory Messages.

Box 136

Congressional Party to colorado River.

Box 136

Control Club--Colorado River.

Box 136

Cotton Agreement.

Box 136

Correspondence--Charles L. Childers.

Box 136

Davenport Bill and Davenport Views.

Box 136

Davis Resignation.

Box 136

Delegation. 1924.

Box 136

Distribution of Power.

Box 136

Douglas Report.

Box 137

Electric Power.

Box 137

Electric Power Propaganda.

Box 137

Electricity.

Box 137

Endorsements.

Box 137

Endorsements By Individuals.

Box 137

Endorsements by Organizations.

Box 137

Engineering Personnel and Plans.

Box 138

Federal Development of Water Power.

Box 138

Federal Farm Loans.

Box 138

Federal Power Commission.

Box 138

Federal Trade Investigation.

Box 138

Financial Aspects of Swing-Johnson Bill.

Box 138

Flood Menace.

Box 138

Flood Menace--Reports on.

Box 138

Flood Protection--Emergency Appropriations.

Box 138

Fredericks-Bartlett Campaign.

Box 138

Fredericks Bill.

Box 138

G Miscellaneous.

Box 138

Giant Power.

Box 138

Girard Filing.

Box 138

Glenn Canyon.

Box 138

Greer's Report.

Box 139

H Miscellaneous.

Box 139

Hayden, Carl (on Compact).

Box 139

House and Senate Hearings--68th Session Congress.

Box 139

House and Senate Hearing--69th Congress.

Box 139

House Representative Bill 2903--Swing-Johnson Bill.

Box 139

House Representative Bill 9826 and Committee Prints.

Box 139

I Miscellaneous.

Box 139

Imperial Irrigation District.

Box 139

Imperial Irrigation District.

Box 139

Imperial Irrigation District. 1931.

Box 140

Imperial Irrigation District--Minutes of Board of Directors.

Box 140

Imperial Irrigation District--Rose, Aten and Pound (pleadings).

Box 140

Imperial Irrigation District--Rose, Aten and Pound (pleadings).

Box 140

Irrigation District Indictments.

Box 140

J Miscellaneous.

Box 140

K Miscellaneous.

Box 140

L Miscellaneous.

Box 140

Labor Bill Introduced H.R. 13562--Boulder Dam.

Box 140

Labor on Hoover Dam.

Box 140

Laguna Dam Power Plant.

Box 140

Laguna Salada.

Box 141

Las Vegas, Nevada Chamber of Commerce.

Box 141

Legislature, California: Special Session 1926 & Friend W. Richardson.

Box 141

Letter by California Congressmen.

Box 141

Letters of Acknowledgment to Telegrams and Letters re: Boulder Dam.

Box 141

Letters of Congratulation--Boulder Dam.

Box 141

Letter-Writing Campaign.

Box 141

Lineberger Bill.

Box 141

Los Angeles Examiner Poll.

Note

(Also see Congressional Views)
Box 141

M Miscellaneous.

Box 141

Maps.

Box 141

Metropolitan Water District.

Box 142

Metropolitan Water District.

Box 142

Metropolitan Water District--contract.

Box 142

Mexico Lands--Treaty with Mexico.

Box 142

Mining Interests.

Box 142

Mississippi River.

Box 142

Miscellaneous (Documents).

Box 142

Miscellaneous (Correspondence -UNSORTED) Files, 1, 2, and 3.

Box 143

Miscellaneous--Colorado River--H to Q.

Box 143

Miscellaneous--Colorado River--E to Z.

Box 143

Moffat Tunnel.

Box 143

Mussel Shoals.

Box 143

National Boulder Dam Association.

Box 143

Navigability of Colorado River.

Box 143

New Mexico Views.

Box 143

Newspaper Articles on Boulder Dam.

Box 144

Newspaper Correspondence, Colorado River.

Box 144

News Releases.

Box 144

Nevada Taxes.

Box 144

Nevada Views.

Box 144

New Endorsements.

Box 144

Newspaper Clippings.

Box 144

News Letters: Outgoing.

Box 144

O Miscellaneous.

Box 144

Ohio Chamber of Commerce.

Box 144

Opinion of the South.

Box 144

P Miscellaneous.

Box 144

Phipps Bill.

Box 144

Photographs.

Box 144

Plan for Construction of Boulder Dam.

Box 144

Political Party Declarations.

Box 144

Power Companies--Colorado River.

Box 145

Power Development--Imperial Irrigation District.

Box 145

Power Market in Souther California.

Box 145

Power Propaganda--Correspondence.

Box 145

Power Propaganda--Magazines, brochures, articles, et cetera.

Box 145

President's Proclamation.

Box 145

President's Trip to Boulder Dam.

Box 145

President's Views--Coolidge and Harding.

Box 145

Public Ownership League.

Box 146

R Miscellaneous.

Box 146

Ratification (OLD) by California of Seven-State Compact, Colorado River.

Box 146

Reclamation.

Box 146

Reclamation Era (Magazine).

Box 146

Reclamation of New Lands.

Box 146

Reports on Project: By Government Officials.

Box 146

Richards Bill.

Box 146

Rio Colorado Supply and Development Company.

Box 146

Rolph's Activities.

Box 146

Rules Committee.

Box 146

S Miscellaneous.

Box 147

San Juan River Project.

Box 147

Secretary Wallace's Trip.

Box 147

Secretary Weeks Trip.

Box 147

Secretary Wilbur's Trip.

Box 147

Secretary Works' Report.

Box 147

Senate Committee: Trip of Appropriation and Reclamation Committees.

Box 147

Silt Problem--Boulder Dam Site.

Box 147

Southwestern Exposition.

Box 147

Speeches in the House and Senate.

Box 147

Specification for Boulder Dam.

Box 148

Statements and Speeches by Swing and Johnson.

Box 148

Statements and Speeches by Swing.

Box 148

States Rights.

Box 148

Swing, Phil D.: Endorsements and Commendations.

Box 148

Swing, Phil D.: attacks on, and defenses of.

Box 148

Swing, Phil D.: Employment by Irrigation District, Colorado River.

Box 148

Swing, Ralph.

Box 148

T Miscellaneous.

Box 148

Texas Views on Project.

Box 148

Trips of Congressmen.

Box 148

U Miscellaneous.

Box 148

United States Chamber of Commerce.

Box 148

Upper States Views.

Box 149

Utah's Views.

Box 149

V Miscellaneous.

Box 149

Vote on Boulder Dam.

Box 149

W Miscellaneous.

Box 149

Western Waters Association.

Box 149

Winning of the West Conference.

Box 149

Works' Board of Engineers.

Box 149

Works' Fact Finding Commission.

Box 149

Works' Hearing--Colorado River.

Box 149

Works' Views on Project--Colorado River (Report on Project).

Box 149

X, Y, and Z Miscellaneous.

Box 150

Arvin B. Shaw correspondence. 1946-52.

Box 150

Miscellaneous printed material.

Box 155

Scrapbook--congratulatory telegrams & letters. May 1928-July 1930.

Box 156

Scrapbook--Boulder Dam I.

Box 157

Scrapbook--Boulder Dam 1a.

Box 158

Scrapbook--Boulder Dam 2.

Box 159

Scrapbook--Boulder Dam 3.

Box 160

Scrapbook--Boulder Dam 4.

Box 161

Scrapbook--Boulder Dam 5.

Box 162

Scrapbook--Boulder Dam 5a.

Box 163

Scrapbook--Black Canyon--Imperial Valley.

Box 164

Photographs.