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Series 1 Department of Interior 1855-1983

Physical Description: Cartons 1-4

Arrangement

Arranged by subject or type of material into nine subseries: Arizona versus California; Central Arizona Project; Colorado River Basin Project Operating and Filling Criteria; Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Act; Reclamation Law Acreage Limitation; Colorado River Basin Power Plants and Energy Issues; Colorado River Basin Tribal Water Rights Issues; California Water and Irrigation Districts; and Publications and Ephemera

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of files Nathanson compiled during his employment at the Department of Interior as Assistant Regional Solicitor and Field Solicitor.
 

Arizona versus California 1923-1983

Physical Description: Carton 1, Folders 1-21
 

Present Perfected Rights 1956-1972

Physical Description: Carton 1, Folders 1-17
Carton 1, Folder 1

Finding Committee Correspondence, 1968

Carton 1, Folder 2

Draft Stipulation, 1966

Carton 1, Folder 3

Department of Interior Solicitor Statements, 1968

Carton 1, Folder 4

United States Objections, 1967

Carton 1, Folder 5

Stipulation of Settlement, 1972

Carton 1, Folder 6

Department of Interior Correspondence and Notes, 1967

Carton 1, Folder 7

Valley Division, Yuma Project, 1967

Carton 1, Folder 8

Reservation Division, Yuma Project, Arizona, 1967

Carton 1, Folder 9

Yuma Mesa Division, Gila Reclamation Project, Arizona, 1967

Carton 1, Folder 10

Correspondence and Filing Suggestions, 1967

Carton 1, Folder 11

Nevada Objections, 1967

Carton 1, Folder 12

Engineering Analysis of Colorado River Water Wasted into the Salton Sea, 1956

Carton 1, Folder 13

Correspondence and Tables, 1967

Carton 1, Folder 14

Palo Verde's Answer to Nevada and Arizona, 1969

Carton 1, Folder 15

Palo Verde's Answer to the United States, 1969

Carton 1, Folder 16

California's Answer to the United States, 1966-1969

Carton 1, Folder 17

Imperial Irrigation District's Answer to the United States and Arizona, 1969

Carton 1, Folder 18

Imperial Irrigation District Water Diversion Correspondence and Tables, 1923-1969

Carton 1, Folder 19

Correspondence, 1964-1965

Carton 1, Folder 20

Statements and Summaries, circa 1963-1965

Carton 1, Folder 21

Case Law and Journal Articles, 1964-1983

 

Central Arizona Project 1944-1977

Physical Description: Carton 1, Folders 22-50
Carton 1, Folder 22

Report on Central Arizona Project Prepared for Central Arizona Project Association Re-examination Committee by W. S. Gookin and Associates, 1960

Carton 1, Folder 23

Report on Central Arizona Project Prepared for Central Arizona Project Association Re-examination Committee by W. S. Gookin and Associates Correspondence, 1960-1961

Carton 1, Folder 24

United States Secretary of Interior Correspondence, 1965

 

Contracts 1927-1974

Physical Description: Carton 1, Folders 25-33
Carton 1, Folder 25

United States and Arizona, 1944-1961

Carton 1, Folder 26

United States and Central Arizona Water Conservation District, 1972

Carton 1, Folder 27

United States, Central Arizona Water Conservation District and Agricultural Subcontractor, 1972

Carton 1, Folder 28

United States, Central Arizona Water Conservation District and Municipal and Industrial Subcontractor, 1927-1974

Carton 1, Folder 29

United States, Central Arizona Water Conservation District and Industrial Subcontractor, 1974

Carton 1, Folder 30

Central Arizona Water Conservation District Resolution, 1972-1973

Carton 1, Folder 31

Repayment of Costs Correspondence, 1971-1974

Carton 1, Folder 32

Subcontractor Correspondence, 1973-1974

Carton 1, Folder 33

Proposed Arizona Legislation, 1974

 

Indian Water Allocation 1964-1975

Physical Description: Carton 1, Folders 34-41
Carton 1, Folder 34-38

Correspondence, 1964-1975

Carton 1, Folder 34

1964-1971

Carton 1, Folder 35

1972

Carton 1, Folder 36

1973

Carton 1, Folder 37

1974

Carton 1, Folder 38

1975

Carton 1, Folder 39

"Notice of Proposed Allocation of Project Water for Indian Irrigation Use, " 1975

Carton 1, Folder 40

Proposed Legislation, 1975

Carton 1, Folder 41

News Clippings, 1972-1974

Carton 1, Folder 42

City of Phoenix Effluent Correspondence, 1963-1975

Carton 1, Folder 43

The Central Arizona Project: A Staff Report to the Metropolitan Utilities Management Agency Board and the Mayor and Council of the City of Tucson Comments and Correspondence, 1974

Carton 1, Folder 44

Statement of Congressman Morris K. Udall to Departmental Water Projects Review Team, 1977

Carton 1, Folder 45

Correspondence, 1967-1972

Carton 1, Folder 46

Publications, 1968-circa 1971

Carton 1, Folder 47

News Release and Clippings, 1974-1975

Carton 1, Folder 48

"Legislative History of the Colorado River Basin Project Act Authorizing Construction of the Central Arizona Project and Others," 1967

Carton 1, Folder 49

"Legislative History of the Colorado River Basin Project Act Authorizing Construction of the Central Arizona Project and Others" (continued), 1968

Carton 1, Folder 50

"Appendix A to Legislative History of the Colorado River Basin Project Act of 9/30/68," 1967-1968

 

Colorado River Basin Project Operating and Filling Criteria 1960-1977

Physical Description: Carton 2, Folders 1-27
Carton 2, Folder 1

"Explanation of Proposed Procedures for Computing Deficiencies in Firm Power Generation at Hoover Dam During Filling of Colorado River Storage Project Reservoirs," 1961

Carton 2, Folder 2

"General Principles to Govern, and Operating Criteria for, Glen Canyon Reservoir (Lake Powell) and Lake Mead During the Lake Powell Filling Period," 1962

 

Glen Canyon Filling Criteria 1960-1969

Physical Description: Carton 2, Folders 3-9
Carton 2, Folder 3

"Questions Re. Glen Canyon Filling Criteria," 1962

Carton 2, Folder 4-9

Correspondence, 1960-1965

Carton 2, Folder 4

1960

Carton 2, Folder 5

1961

Carton 2, Folder 6

1962

Carton 2, Folder 7

1963

Carton 2, Folder 8

1964

Carton 2, Folder 9

1965

Carton 2, Folder 10

"Blue Envelope" Correspondence, 1965-1971

 

Colorado River Basin Operating Criteria 1968-1977

Physical Description: Carton 2, Folders 11-18
Carton 2, Folder 11-17

Correspondence, 1968-1976

Carton 2, Folder 11

1968

Carton 2, Folder 12

1969

Carton 2, Folder 13

1970

Carton 2, Folder 14

1973

Carton 2, Folder 15

1974

Carton 2, Folder 16

1975

Carton 2, Folder 17

1976

Carton 2, Folder 18

Correspondence and Notes, 1977

Carton 2, Folder 19

Advisory Travel Reports, 1961-1970

Carton 2, Folder 20

Glen Canyon Filling Criteria Meetings' Notes, Statements, and Transcripts, 1960-1964

Carton 2, Folder 21

Colorado River Basin Operating Criteria Meetings' Notes, Itineraries and Addresses, 1968-1969

Carton 2, Folder 22-25

"Colorado River Basin Project (Operating Criteria)" File, 1969-1971

Carton 2, Folder 22

November-December, 1969

Carton 2, Folder 23

January-March (continued), 1970

Carton 2, Folder 24

April-May, 1970

Carton 2, Folder 25

June-[April], 1970-1971

Carton 2, Folder 26

Department of Interior News Releases, 1960-1970

Carton 2, Folder 27

News Clippings, 1976

 

Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Act 1952-1975

Physical Description: Carton 2, Folders 28-44
Carton 2, Folder 28

International Treaties Correspondence, 1965-1975

Carton 2, Folder 29

Land Acquisitions Correspondence, 1973-1974

Carton 2, Folder 30

Ground Water Correspondence, 1964-1975

Carton 2, Folder 31

Correspondence and Notes, 1952-1975

Carton 2, Folder 32

"Recommendations on the Colorado River Salinity Problem," 1965

Carton 2, Folder 33

Statements Before the House Subcommittee on Water and Power Resources, 1974

Carton 2, Folder 34

"Arizona's Ground Water Law: Preliminary Comments," 1975

Carton 2, Folder 35

Imperial Dam Advisory Board Minutes, 1974

Carton 2, Folder 36

Legal Aspects of Ground Water Problems by Wells A. Hutchins, circa 1956

Carton 2, Folder 37

A Brief Description and History of the Colorado River by Maurice N. Langley, 1972

Carton 2, Folder 38

The Agreement for a Permanent and Definitive Solution to the Colorado River Salinity Problem with Mexico by Herbert Brownell, 1973

Carton 2, Folder 39

The International Problem of the Salinity of the Lower Colorado River and the Agreement with Mexico for Its Solution by Delbert McNealy, 1974

Carton 2, Folder 40

The 1973 Agreement on Colorado River Salinity Between the United States and Mexico by M. B. Holburt, 1977

Carton 2, Folder 41

Options for Resolution of the United States-Mexico Colorado River Salinity Problem, Federal Interagency Task Force, 1972

Carton 2, Folder 42

Resolution of the United States-Mexico Colorado River Salinity Problem: Special Report [on] Negotiations with Involved Water User Organizations in United States , United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, 1973

Carton 2, Folder 43

Department of Interior News Releases, 1965-1972

Carton 2, Folder 44

Legislation, 1968-1974

 

Reclamation Law Acreage Limitation 1930-1974

Physical Description: Carton 3, Folders 1- 19
Carton 3, Folder 1

Excess Lands Correspondence, 1930-1968

Carton 3, Folder 2

United States Versus Imperial Irrigation District Litigation Correspondence, 1971

Carton 3, Folder 3

Ben Yellen Litigation Correspondence, 1970-1973

Carton 3, Folder 4

United States Versus Tulare Lake Canal Company Litigation Correspondence, 1972

Carton 3, Folder 5-8

Gary Weatherford Correspondence, 1966-1971

Carton 3, Folder 5

1966

Carton 3, Folder 6

circa 1967

Carton 3, Folder 7

1968

Carton 3, Folder 8

1971

Carton 3, Folder 9

"Information on Imperial Valley Acreage Limitation Problem," 1967

Carton 3, Folder 10

Department of Interior Meeting Roster, 1969

Carton 3, Folder 11

Notes, circa 1966-1974

 

United States Versus Imperial Irrigation District 1971-1973

Physical Description: Carton 3, Folders 12-15
Carton 3, Folder 12-13

Opinion, 1971-1973

Carton 3, Folder 12

1971

Carton 3, Folder 13

1973

Carton 3, Folder 14

Order Allowing Intervention, 1973

Carton 3, Folder 15

Appellants' Brief, 1972

Carton 3, Folder 16

Ben Yellen, et al. Versus Rogers C. B. Morton, et al., circa 1973

Carton 3, Folder 17

Legislation, 1970

Carton 3, Folder 18

Case Law and Decision, 1964-1966

Carton 3, Folder 19

Periodicals and News Clippings, 1972-1974

 

Colorado River Basin Power Plants and Energy Issues 1928-1980

Physical Description: Carton 3, Folders 20-65
Carton 3, Folder 20

Department of Interior Correspondence, 1928-1929

Carton 3, Folder 21

The Economics of the Boulder Canyon Project as Related to Community Development in the Southwest by E. F. Scattergood, 1929

Carton 3, Folder 22

Department of Interior Power Policy, 1953

Carton 3, Folder 23

Statement by Clarence A. Davis Before the Subcommittee of the United States Senate Judiciary Committee, 1954

 

Navajo Power Project circa 1956-1974

Physical Description: Carton 3, Folders 24-44
Carton 3, Folder 24

"Information on Permits and Leases for Business Enterprises and Residences in Page, Arizona," circa 1956

Carton 3, Folder 25

Legal and Negotiating Committee Meeting Notes, 1970

Carton 3, Folder 26

Coordinating Committee Meeting Notes, 1970

Carton 3, Folder 27

"Proposed Navajo Project" File, 1969

Carton 3, Folder 28

"Legal Issues" File, 1966-1973

Carton 3, Folder 29

"Budget Memo--[Central Arizona Project] Power" File, 1969

Carton 3, Folder 30

"Background and Status--Navajo Project" File, 1971

Carton 3, Folder 31

"Summary--Contracts Interim Sale" File, circa 1970

Carton 3, Folder 32

"Navajo Station Coal Supply Agreement" File, 1969

Carton 3, Folder 33

"Supplemental Statement [of] Co-Tenancy Agreement" File, circa 1969

Carton 3, Folder 34

"Southern [Transmission] Progress Report" File, 1972

Carton 3, Folder 35

"Federal Contracts and Agreements [for] Coal-Fired [and] Thermal-Electric Powerplants--[Colorado] Plateau" File, 1969-1970

Carton 3, Folder 36

"Coordinating Committee" File, 1972

Carton 3, Folder 37

"Employment at Page" File, 1972

Carton 3, Folder 38

"Joint Navajo Project Managers' Report" File, 1972

Carton 3, Folder 39-44

Correspondence, 1965-9174

Carton 3, Folder 39

1965

Carton 3, Folder 40

1966

Carton 3, Folder 41

1967

Carton 3, Folder 42

1968

Carton 3, Folder 43

1969

Carton 3, Folder 44

1974

Carton 3, Folder 45

Department of Interior Correspondence, 1936

Carton 3, Folder 46

"Standing to Sue" Essay, circa 1970

Carton 3, Folder 47

"Spring 1966 Letters of Understanding" File, 1966

Carton 3, Folder 48

Otter Tail Power Company Antitrust Case Correspondence, 1973

Carton 3, Folder 49

Report on Water for Energy in the Lower Colorado River Basin Correspondence, News Release, and Clippings, 1974-1975

Carton 3, Folder 50

Statistical Compilation of Storage Dams and Reservoirs on Bureau of Reclamation Projects, United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, 1972

Carton 3, Folder 51

Statistical Compilation of Diversion Dams on Bureau of Reclamation Projects, United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, 1972

Carton 3, Folder 52

Summaries of Bureau of Reclamation Carriage Facilities and Pumping Stations, 1972

Carton 3, Folder 53

Correspondence and PLS Listing: Power Facilities Operated by the Bureau of Reclamation, United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, 1973-1974

Carton 3, Folder 54

Understanding the "National Energy Dilemma", United States Senate Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, 1973

Carton 3, Folder 55

General Power Contract Provisions, 1961-1975

Carton 3, Folder 56

Arleigh B. West Statement at Glen Canyon Power Plant Meeting, 1964

Carton 3, Folder 57

Kenneth E. Payne Address at the Southwest Energy Conference, 1974

Carton 3, Folder 58

We Need More Nuclear Power by Irving S. Shapiro, 1980

Carton 3, Folder 59

Colorado River Water Users Association Meeting Brochures, News Releases and Presentation, 1974

Carton 3, Folder 60

"Water Requirements for Lower Colorado Basin Energy Needs" Symposium Announcement and Brochure, 1975

Carton 3, Folder 61

Directory of Public Power, January-February, 1973

Carton 3, Folder 62

"Cost Allocation for Multiple-Purpose Water Projects" by Newcomb B. Bennett, 1956

Carton 3, Folder 63

Department of Interior Correspondence, 1974-1975

Carton 3, Folder 64

Department of Interior Publications, 1954-1973

Carton 3, Folder 65

News Clippings, 1973-1974

 

Colorado River Basin Tribal Water Rights Issues, 1855-1977

Physical Description: Carton 4, Folders 1-25
Carton 4, Folder 1-14

Correspondence, 1960-1976

Carton 4, Folder 1

1960

Carton 4, Folder 2

1961

Carton 4, Folder 3

1964

Carton 4, Folder 4

1965

Carton 4, Folder 5

1966

Carton 4, Folder 6

1967

Carton 4, Folder 7

1968

Carton 4, Folder 8

1969

Carton 4, Folder 9

1970

Carton 4, Folder 10

1971

Carton 4, Folder 11

1972

Carton 4, Folder 12

1973

Carton 4, Folder 13

1974

Carton 4, Folder 14

1975-1976

Carton 4, Folder 15

Federal Encroachment on Indian Water Rights and the Impairment of Reservation Development by William H. Veeder, 1969

Carton 4, Folder 16

A Study of Administrative Conflicts of Interest in the Protection of Indian Natural Resources, United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, 1971

Carton 4, Folder 17

"Preparation of Indian Wills" by William M. Wirtz, 1974

Carton 4, Folder 18

Reid Peyton Chambers Statement to the Indian Affairs Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, 1975

Carton 4, Folder 19

"Practical Aspects of Western Water Problems From Standpoint of Private Practitioner" by Clyde O. Martz, circa 1975

Carton 4, Folder 20

Excerpt From "Report Upon the Indian Tribes" by A. W. Whipple, Thomas Ewbank, and William M. Turner, 1855

Carton 4, Folder 21

Proposed Legislation, 1977

Carton 4, Folder 22

Department of Interior Fact Sheet and News Releases, 1973-1975

Carton 4, Folder 23

Publications, 1971-1972

Carton 4, Folder 24

Journal Articles, 1960-1974

Carton 4, Folder 25

News Clippings, 1973-1975

 

California Water and Irrigation Districts circa 1954-1974

Physical Description: Carton 4, Folders 26-33
Carton 4, Folder 26

All-American Canal Project Correspondence, circa 1954

Carton 4, Folder 27

City of San Diego and Coachella Valley Irrigation District Correspondence, 1960

Carton 4, Folder 28

Palo Verde Irrigation District Correspondence, 1974

Carton 4, Folder 29

Metropolitan Water District Correspondence, 1966

Carton 4, Folder 30

Metropolitan Water District Contract, 1966

Carton 4, Folder 31

Correspondence and Elmer F. Bennet and Edmund G. Brown Addresses to the Irrigation Districts Association of California, 1957-1958

Carton 4, Folder 32

Lands Division Journal, July, 1964

Carton 4, Folder 33

Case Law and Journal Articles, circa 1965

 

Publications and Ephemera 1950-1974

Physical Description: Carton 4, Folders 34-46
Carton 4, Folder 34

The Water Industry by Harris, Upham and Company, 1965

Carton 4, Folder 35

Federal Property Boundary Survey Problems by Clark L. Gumm, 1968

Carton 4, Folder 36

A Review of the 1944 Water Treaty Operations Relating to the Colorado River by J. F. Friedkin, 1969

Carton 4, Folder 37

"Bureau of Reclamation: Origin and Background," circa 1970

Carton 4, Folder 38

Department of Interior News Release, 1965

Carton 4, Folder 39

Bureau of Reclamation Brochures, 1950-1972

Carton 4, Folder 40

Colorado River Brochures, circa 1963-1974

Carton 4, Folder 41

California Water Brochures, circa 1961-1972

Carton 4, Folder 42

Dam and Power Plant Brochures, 1950-1974

Carton 4, Folder 43

Desalination and Cloud Seeding Brochures, 1962-1972

Carton 4, Folder 44

Correspondence and Notes, circa 1965-1973

Carton 4, Folder 45

Periodicals, 1958-1974

Carton 4, Folder 46

News Clippings, 1973-1974

 

Series 2 Private Consulting 1920-1995

Physical Description: Cartons 4-9

Arrangement

Arranged by client or type of material into four subseries: Department of Interior; Coachella Valley Water District; City of Henderson, Nevada; and Publications and Ephemera

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of files Nathanson compiled during his work as a legal consultant for the Department of Interior, Coachella Valley Water District and the City of Henderson, Nevada.
 

Department of Interior 1963-1983

Physical Description: Carton 4, Folders 47-61
 

Arizona versus California 1973-1976

Physical Description: Carton 4, Folders 47-48
Carton 4, Folder 47

Present Perfected Rights Correspondence, 1973-1976

Carton 4, Folder 48

Present Perfected Rights Summary Statement, 1976

 

Colorado River Basin Operating Criteria 1969-1976

Physical Description: Carton 4, Folders 49-50
Carton 4, Folder 49-50

Correspondence, 1969-1976

Carton 4, Folder 49

1969-1971

Carton 4, Folder 50

1975-1976

Carton 4, Folder 51

Colorado River Storage Project and Participating Projects: Sixth Annual Report, United States Department of the Interior, 1963

Carton 4, Folder 52

Lower Colorado River Management Program Correspondence, 1976

 

United States and Coachella Valley County Water District 1975-1978

Physical Description: Carton, Folders 53-54
Carton 4, Folder 53

Repayment Contract Correspondence, 1975-1977

Carton 4, Folder 54

Repayment Contract, 1978

 

San Diego Gas and Electric Company Water Diversion and Sundesert Nuclear Power Plant 1971-1978

Physical Description: Carton, Folders 55-58
Carton 4, Folder 55

Correspondence, 1971-1978

Carton 4, Folder 56

Agreement, 1974

Carton 4, Folder 57

Meeting New Water Demands for Recreation and Power Along the Colorado River in California by Max Bookman, 1973

Carton 4, Folder 58

Desert People United File, 1975

Carton 4, Folder 59

Salt River Project File, 1975

Carton 4, Folder 60

Virgin River File, 1970-1983

Carton 4, Folder 61

Publications, 1977-1979

 

Coachella Valley Water District 1920-1994

Physical Description: Cartons 5-8
 

All-American Canal 1928-1992

Physical Description: Carton 5, Folders 1-42
Carton 5, Folder 1-13

Lining, 1975-1992

Carton 5, Folder 1-9

Correspondence, 1975-1992

Carton 5, Folder 1

1975

Carton 5, Folder 2

1976

Carton 5, Folder 3

1977

Carton 5, Folder 4

1987

Carton 5, Folder 5

1988

Carton 5, Folder 6

1989

Carton 5, Folder 7

1990

Carton 5, Folder 8

1991

Carton 5, Folder 9

1992

Carton 5, Folder 10

Notes, circa 1976-1990

Carton 5, Folder 11

"Canal Lining Update," May 1989

Carton 5, Folder 12

Correspondence and Final Environmental Assessment: Coachella Canal In-Place Lining Prototype, United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, 1988

Carton 5, Folder 13

All-American Canal Lining Project: Draft Environmental Impact Statement/Report, United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation and Imperial Irrigation District, 1991

Carton 5, Folder 14

Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Act Legislation, 1974

Carton 5, Folder 15-25

Correspondence, 1929-1992

Carton 5, Folder 15

1929

Carton 5, Folder 16

1930

Carton 5, Folder 17

1931-1933

Carton 5, Folder 18

1945-1947

Carton 5, Folder 19

1948-1949

Carton 5, Folder 20

1951-1952

Carton 5, Folder 21

1955-1961

Carton 5, Folder 22

1977-1979

Carton 5, Folder 23

1981

Carton 5, Folder 24

1987-1988

Carton 5, Folder 25

1991-1992

Carton 5, Folder 26-31,

Boulder Canyon Project Contract Validation Lawsuit, 1933-1934

Carton 5, Folder 26

Plaintiffs' Points and Authorities, 1933

Carton 5, Folder 27

Defendants' Reply, 1933

Carton 5, Folder 28

Plaintiffs' Reply, 1933

Carton 5, Folder 29

Separate Answer of Defendants Coachella Valley County Water District, 1933

Carton 5, Folder 30

Court Opinion, 1933

Carton 5, Folder 31

Coachella Valley County Water District, 1934

Carton 5, Folder 32-33

All-American Canal Supplemental Contract, 1952-1955

Carton 5, Folder 32

Imperial Irrigation District, 1952

Carton 5, Folder 33

Coachella Valley County Water District, 1955

Carton 5, Folder 34

All-American Canal Rehabilitation Proposal and Contract: Coachella Valley County Water District, 1961-1963

Carton 5, Folder 35

Reclamation Reform Act Amendatory Contract: Coachella Valley Water District, 1984

Carton 5, Folder 36

"Colorado River Commission Report," 1928

Carton 5, Folder 37

Key Pittman Brief, 1929

Carton 5, Folder 38

Boulder Canyon Project Contract Legislation, 1930

Carton 5, Folder 39

"Imperial Irrigation District Official Notice of Sale of Electric Revenue Bonds," 1949

Carton 5, Folder 40

"Inventory of Problems of All-American Canal System," 1950

Carton 5, Folder 41

Imperial Irrigation District Crop Production Report, 1985

Carton 5, Folder 42

News Clippings, 1930-1932

 

Validity of Compromise Agreement Between Imperial Irrigation District and Coachella Valley Water District 1930-1993

Physical Description: Carton 5, Folders 43-56
Carton 5, Folder 43

Correspondence, News Clippings and Notes, 1930-1933

Carton 5, Folder 44-53

Correspondence, 1930-1993

Carton 5, Folder 44

1930

Carton 5, Folder 45

1931

Carton 5, Folder 46

1932

Carton 5, Folder 47

1933

Carton 5, Folder 48

1963

Carton 5, Folder 49

1985

Carton 5, Folder 50

1986

Carton 5, Folder 51

1991

Carton 5, Folder 52

1992

Carton 5, Folder 53

1993

Carton 5, Folder 54-55

Notes, circa 1985-1992

Carton 5, Folder 54

circa 1985

Carton 5, Folder 55

1992

Carton 5, Folder 56

News Clippings, 1932

 

Water Conservation and Transfer Between Imperial Irrigation District and Metropolitan Water District 1958-1989

Physical Description: Cartons 6-7
Carton 6, Folder 1

Transfers of Colorado River Water Within California Correspondence and Notes, 1985

Carton 6, Folder 2

Memorandum of Understanding Correspondence, 1985

Carton 6, Folder 3-5

Imperial Irrigation District Water Conservation, 1979-1988

Carton 6, Folder 3

Plan Correspondence and Notes, 1985

Carton 6, Folder 4

Plan Notes, circa 1985

Carton 6, Folder 5

Waste and Conservation Correspondence, 1979-1988

Carton 6, Folder 6-8

Environmental Impact Report, 1985-1986

Carton 6, Folder 6-7

Correspondence, 1985-1986

Carton 6, Folder 6

1985

Carton 6, Folder 7

1986

Carton 6, Folder 8

Notes, 1986

Carton 6, Folder 9

Notice of Determination, 1986

Carton 6, Folder 10-12

Meyers Opinion, 1977-1988

Carton 6, Folder 10

Correspondence, 1986-1987

Carton 6, Folder 11

Brief and Opinion, 1977-1988

Carton 6, Folder 12

News Clippings, 1986

Carton 6, Folder 13

Weinberg Opinion Correspondence, 1986-1987

Carton 6, Folder 14-17

Agreements 1988-1989

Carton 6, Folder 14

Transfer Agreements, 1988-1989

Carton 6, Folder 15-16

Correspondence, 1988-1989

Carton 6, Folder 15

1988

Carton 6, Folder 16

1989

Carton 6, Folder 17

Notes, circa 1988-1989

Carton 6, Folder 18

Water Conservation Opportunities: Imperial Irrigation District Special Report, United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, 1984

Carton 6, Folder 19

Imperial Irrigation District Draft Water Conservation Plan prepared by D.A. Twogood, et al., 1985

Carton 6, Folder 20

Water Requirements and Availability Study for Imperial Irrigation District, Parson Water Resources, Inc., 1985

Carton 6, Folder 21

Colorado River Board of California Meeting Agenda, 1990

Carton 7, Folder 1

Case Law, circa 1985-1990

Carton 7, Folder 2

Journal Articles, 1963-1988

Carton 7, Folder 3

Publications and News Clippings, 1958-1989

 

Bureau of Reclamation Right-of-Ways 1923-1987

Physical Description: Carton 7, Folders 4-21
Carton 7, Folder 4-8

Three Flags Ranch, 1984-1987

Carton 7, Folder 4-7

Correspondence, 1984-1987

Carton 7, Folder 4

1984

Carton 7, Folder 5

1985

Carton 7, Folder 6

1986

Carton 7, Folder 7

1987

Carton 7, Folder 8

Notes, circa 1985

Carton 7, Folder 9-16

Ritter-Bunn Decision 1923-1983

Carton 7, Folder 9

Correspondence, Case Law, Agreements, and Press Releases, 1923-1982

Carton 7, Folder 10

"No to East Mesa Turnout" File, circa 1949-1985

Carton 7, Folder 11-16

Correspondence, 1964-1983

Carton 7, Folder 11

1964

Carton 7, Folder 12

1965

Carton 7, Folder 13

1966

Carton 7, Folder 14

1967

Carton 7, Folder 15

1971

Carton 7, Folder 16

1983

Carton 7, Folder 17-20

Correspondence, 1952-1979

Carton 7, Folder 17

1952-1955

Carton 7, Folder 18

1963-1965

Carton 7, Folder 19

1972-1975

Carton 7, Folder 20

1979

Carton 7, Folder 21

Case Law, circa 1985

 

Water Supply Agreement Between Imperial Irrigation District and International Technology Corporation 1987

Physical Description: Carton 7, Folders 22-23
Carton 7, Folder 22

Correspondence, 1987

Carton 7, Folder 23

Notes, 1987

Carton 7, Folder 24

Colorado River Water Supply Compromise Agreement With Imperial Irrigation District Correspondence, 1991

 

Colorado River Water Charges to Metropolitan Water District 1985

Physical Description: Carton 7, Folders 25-26
Carton 7, Folder 25

Correspondence, 1985

Carton 7, Folder 26

Notes, circa 1985

 

Bureau of Reclamation 1929-1934

Physical Description: Carton 7, Folders 27-32
Carton 7, Folder 27

Colorado River Storage File, 1929

Carton 7, Folder 28

Colorado River Sale of Power and Water Files, 1929-1931

Carton 7, Folder 29

Sale of Power to Metropolitan Water District File, 1930-1932

Carton 7, Folder 30

Sale of Power to City of Los Angeles and Southern California Edison Company, 1930

Carton 7, Folder 31

Sale of Power to Palo Verde Irrigation District File, 1930-1932

Carton 7, Folder 32

Imperial Irrigation District File, 1930-1934

 

Colorado River Water Allocation for Metropolitan Water District 1930-1987

Physical Description: Carton 7, Folders 33-36
Carton 7, Folder 33-36

Correspondence, 1930-1987

Carton 7, Folder 33

1930

Carton 7, Folder 34

1931-1932

Carton 7, Folder 35

1977

Carton 7, Folder 36

1987

Carton 7, Folder 37

Metropolitan Water District Sale of Power to Citizens Utilities Company Correspondence, 1938

Carton 7, Folder 38

"Seven Party Water Agreement: History of Accumulative Storage Provision," undated

Carton 7, Folder 39

Colorado River Board of California Meeting Agenda, 1991

Carton 7, Folder 40

Colorado River Basin Resolution and Law Excerpt, 1930-1974

Carton 7, Folder 41

Location of Lower Palo Verde Mesa Correspondence, 1985

 

Palo Verde Irrigation District 1931-1993

Physical Description: Carton 7, Folders 42-46
Carton 7, Folder 42

Correspondence and Press Release, 1965-1967

Carton 7, Folder 43-44

Correspondence, 1990-1993

Carton 7, Folder 43

1990

Carton 7, Folder 44

1993

Carton 7, Folder 45

"History of the Palo Verde Valley," 1978

Carton 7, Folder 46

Notes, Journal Articles, and Maps, circa 1931-1985

Carton 7, Folder 47

Imperial Irrigation District Summary of Water Diversions, 1984

 

Excess Colorado River Water Desert Storage 1979-1988

Physical Description: Carton 7, Folders 48-49
Carton 7, Folder 48-49

Correspondence, 1979-1988

Carton 7, Folder 48

1979-1980

Carton 7, Folder 49

1988

 

East Mesa Pilot Groundwater Recovery Well Project 1990-1991

Physical Description: Carton 7, Folders 50-51
Carton 7, Folder 50

Correspondence, 1990

Carton 7, Folder 51

Correspondence and Notes, 1991

 

Reclamation Reform Act 1982-1991

Physical Description: Carton 7, Folders 52-56
Carton 7, Folder 52-54

Correspondence, 1985-1991

Carton 7, Folder 52

1985

Carton 7, Folder 53

1990

Carton 7, Folder 54

1991

Carton 7, Folder 55

Case Law, 1982-1988

Carton 7, Folder 56

Journal Articles and News Clippings, 1984-1990

 

Reclamation Land Withdrawals 1920-1989

Physical Description: Carton 8, Folders 1-7
Carton 8, Folder 1-4

Correspondence, 1920-1985

Carton 8, Folder 1

1920

Carton 8, Folder 2

1978-1979

Carton 8, Folder 3

1982-1983

Carton 8, Folder 4

1984-1985

Carton 8, Folder 5

Maps and Tables, circa 1964-1985

Carton 8, Folder 6

Agreement and Case Law, circa 1980-1989

Carton 8, Folder 7

Issue Papers and Journal Articles, circa 1965-1984

 

Tribal Water Rights Issues circa 1975-1988

Physical Description: Carton 8, Folders 8-10
Carton 8, Folder 8

Case Law and Court Transcripts, circa 1975-1985

Carton 8, Folder 9

Case Law, 1988

Carton 8, Folder 10

News Clippings, 1976-1983

 

Proposed Colorado River Basin Storage Act Amendment 1990

Physical Description: Carton 8, Folders 11-12
Carton 8, Folder 11

Correspondence, 1990

Carton 8, Folder 12

Hearing Statements and Testimony, 1990

Carton 8, Folder 13

Correspondence and On-Farm Irrigation Efficiency: Special Technical Report, Coachella Valley Water District, Boyle Engineering, 1993

Carton 8, Folder 14

Correspondence and Special Critique On-Farm Irrigation Efficiency: Special Technical Report, Coachella Valley Water District, JMLord, Incorporated, 1993

Carton 8, Folder 15

Bureau of Reclamation Correspondence, 1992-1993

Carton 8, Folder 16

"Water Use Assessment: Imperial Irrigation District and Coachella Valley Water District," 1993

 

Salton Sea 1992-1994

Physical Description: Carton 8, Folders 17-19
Carton 8, Folder 17

The Salton Sea: A Review of the Sea's History with an Outline of Several Proposals to "Save" it and Some Suggestions About Preserving its Beneficial Uses, Coachella Valley Water District, 1992

Carton 8, Folder 18

Salton Sea Authority Agreement and Meeting Minutes, 1993

Carton 8, Folder 19

Salton Sea Fact Sheet, Symposium Brochure, and News Clippings, 1993-1994

 

Colorado River Basin Endangered Fishes 1993

Physical Description: Carton 8, Folders 20-22
Carton 8, Folder 20

Overview of the Proposed Critical Habitat for the Colorado River Endangered Fishes, by Henry R. Maddux, et al., 1993

Carton 8, Folder 21

Correspondence and Summary: Habitat Requirements of the Endangered Fishes of the Colorado River Basin, by Thomas R. Haglund, et al., 1993

Carton 8, Folder 22

Draft Economic Analysis of Proposed Critical Habitat in the Colorado River Basin for the Razorback Sucker, Humpback Chub, Colorado Squawfish, and Bonytail, Volume I by David S. Brookshire, et al., 1993

Carton 8, Folder 23

"Comments on and Proposed Revisions to Draft Regulations for Administering Entitlements to Colorado River Water in the Lower Colorado River Basin," 1994

Carton 8, Folder 24

Correspondence, 1989-1992

Carton 8, Folder 25

Imperial Irrigation District Correspondence and Annual Reports, 1926-1949

Carton 8, Folder 26

Metropolitan Water District Publications, circa 1985-1993

Carton 8, Folder 27

John H. Lauten Addresses, 1973-1974

Carton 8, Folder 28

Maps and Diagrams, circa 1967-1985

Carton 8, Folder 29

Publications and Brochures, 1975-1985

Carton 8, Folder 30

News Clippings, 1975-1993

 

City of Henderson, Nevada 1951-1990

Physical Description: Carton 8, Folders 31-39
Carton 8, Folder 31-37

Correspondence, 1965-1990

Carton 8, Folder 31

1965-1966

Carton 8, Folder 32

1967-1968

Carton 8, Folder 33

1969

Carton 8, Folder 34

1974

Carton 8, Folder 35

1978

Carton 8, Folder 36

1989

Carton 8, Folder 37

1990

Carton 8, Folder 38

Contracts and Agreements, 1951-1967

Carton 8, Folder 39

Notes, circa 1989

 

Publications and Ephemera, 1966-1995

Physical Description: Carton 9, Folders 1-27
Carton 9, Folder 1

Mono Lake File, 1976-1983

Carton 9, Folder 2

Pupfish File, 1974-1975

Carton 9, Folder 3

Water Conservation File, 1975-1984

Carton 9, Folder 4

Flood Control File, 1984-1990

Carton 9, Folder 5

Hydroelectric Power File, circa 1979-1990

Carton 9, Folder 6

Environmental Issues File, 1975-1990

Carton 9, Folder 7

Peripheral Canal File, circa 1975-1977

Carton 9, Folder 8

"Project Independence: The Strategic Role of the Great Rockies" Conference File, 1975

Carton 9, Folder 9

John D. Vanderhoof Address, 1973

Carton 9, Folder 10

Thomas M. Stetson Address, 1983

Carton 9, Folder 11

Groundwater/ Surface Water Issues in the Interstate Context: The Bureau of Reclamation's Draft Colorado River Operation Management Regulations by David E. Lindgren, 1995

Carton 9, Folder 12

Accounting for Water Use Along the Colorado River, Hoover Dam to Mexico by Sandra J. Owen-Joyce, circa 1990

Carton 9, Folder 13

"The Yuma Desalting Plant: A Status Report," 1989

Carton 9, Folder 14

"Overview of the Law of the River," 1990

Carton 9, Folder 15

The Colorado: Still a Problem River by Myron B. Holburt, circa 1975

Carton 9, Folder 16

Correspondence, circa 1975-1993

Carton 9, Folder 17

Maps, 1969-1979

Carton 9, Folder 18

Department of Interior Press Releases, 1973-1980

Carton 9, Folder 19

Periodicals, 1978-1994

Carton 9, Folder 20

Tour and Symposium Itineraries, 1979-1990

Carton 9, Folder 21

Publications and Brochures, circa 1977-1985

Carton 9, Folder 22

Case Law and Journal Articles, circa 1975-1991

Carton 9, Folder 23

The Register, "Special Report: The Water Squeeze" Newspaper Section, November 6, 1983

Carton 9, Folder 24-26

The Orange County Register, 1986-1988

Carton 9, Folder 24

"Watering the West" Newspaper Section, November 1, 1986

Carton 9, Folder 25

"General News" Newspaper Section, June 20, 1987

Carton 9, Folder 26

"The Water We Drink" Newspaper Section, January 17, 1988

Carton 9, Folder 27

News Clippings, 1966-1993

 

Series 3 Updating the Hoover Dam Documents 1900-1990

Physical Description: Carton 9, Folders 28-54

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of files Nathanson compiled and wrote while authoring Updating the Hoover Dam Documents, as well as some materials collected later in relation to the book.
Carton 9, Folder 28

The Law of the River Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 29

Colorado River Compact Files, circa 1923-1980

Carton 9, Folder 30

Boulder Canyon Project Act Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 31

California Seven Party Project Act Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 32

Water Delivery Contracts for Colorado River Water in the Lower Colorado River Basin Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 33

The Mexican Water Treaty Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 34

The Upper Colorado River Basin Compact Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 35

The Colorado River Storage Project Act" Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 36

Arizona v. California Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 37

The Supreme Court Decree in Arizona v. California Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 38

Present Perfected Rights Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 39

Filling Criteria Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 40

The Colorado River Basin Project Act Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 41

Operating Criteria Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 42

Mexican Salinity Problems Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 43

The Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Act Files, circa 1975-1980

Carton 9, Folder 44

Storage of Water on Gila River, Arizona by Joseph B. Lippincott, 1900

Carton 9, Folder 45

California Water Rights to the Colorado River by Milton N. Nathanson, 1985

Carton 9, Folder 46

"Extracts From The Hoover Dam Documents by Ray L. Wilbur and Northcutt Ely," 1948

Carton 9, Folder 47

Correspondence and White House Water Policy Message, 1978

Carton 9, Folder 48

Correspondence, 1973-1975

Carton 9, Folder 49

Notes, circa 1975

Carton 9, Folder 50

Legislation, 1923-1968

Carton 9, Folder 51

Periodicals, 1978

Carton 9, Folder 52

Maps and Tables, 1962-1989

Carton 9, Folder 53

Book Excerpts and Journal Articles, 1975-1988

Carton 9, Folder 54

New Clippings, 1990

 

Series 4 Colorado River Board of California, 1964-1993

Physical Description: Box 10, Folders 1-20

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of files Nathanson compiled in relation to his service and membership in the Colorado River Board of California.
Box 10, Folder 1

Summary of Board Polices, 1978

Box 10, Folder 2

The Colorado River Basin--Its Water Resources and Current Problems" by Myron B. Holburt, 1974

Box 10, Folder 3

International Problems of the Colorado River by Myron B. Holburt, 1974

Box 10, Folder 4

The 1983 High Flows on the Colorado River and Their Aftermath by Myron B. Holburt, 1984

Box 10, Folder 5

"Water Resources Conservation and Efficiency Act" File, 1982

Box 10, Folder 6

Senate Bill 343 File, 1983

Box 10, Folder 7

Perepheral Canal Proposition File, 1982

Box 10, Folder 8

Central Arizon Project File, 1981-1982

Box 10, Folder 9

"Water Quality Act" File, 1988

Box 10, Folder 10

Colorado River Annual Operating Plan File, 1989-1990

Box 10, Folder 11

Colorado River Salinity Control File, 1988-1993

Box 10, Folder 12

Correspondence, 1982-1988

Carton 10, Folder 13-14

Annual Reports, 1964-1981

Box 10, Folder 13

1964-1968

Box 10, Folder 14

1980-1981

Box 10, Folder 15

Annual Report Appendix, 1973

Box 10, Folder 16

Publications and Brochures, 1967-1987

Box 10, Folder 17

Notices and Press Releases, 1988-1990

Box 10, Folder 18

Executive Director's Monthly Reports, 1989-1993

Box 10, Folder 19

Meeting Announcements, Agendas, and Minutes, 1989-1993

Box 10, Folder 20

News Clippings, circa 1976