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Guide to the Spring Valley Water Company Records SCM0059
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  • Custodial History note
  • Scope and Contents note

  • Title: Spring Valley Water Company records
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0059
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2.0 folder(s)
    Date (inclusive): 1905-1920
    creator: Spring Valley Water Company (San Francisco, Calif.).
    creator: Stanford Inn.

    Custodial History note

    Administrative transfers, 1965 and 1985.

    Scope and Contents note

    Legal papers documenting the agreements between the Spring Valley Water Company and Stanford University regarding Searsville Dam and Resevoir, 1919; and recordbook of measurements of the depth of Searsville Lake and amount of rainfall, 1905-1913, with some notes pertaining to pipes, water flow, and effect of the 1906 earthquake.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Spring Valley Water Company (San Francisco, Calif.).
    Stanford Inn.
    Stanford University
    Searsville Dam (Calif.)
    Searsville Lake (Calif.)