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Guide to the Reuel Olson Papers on the Colorado River Compact, Water Resources Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Information for Researchers
  • Biography of the Boulder Water Company
  • Scope and Contents of the Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Index Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Reuel Olson Papers on the Colorado River Compact, Water ResourcesCollection
    Creator: Olson, Reuel
    Dates: 1919-1967
    Quantity: 4 feet (4 boxes)
    Repository: Libraries of the Claremont Colleges. Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library.
    800 N. Dartmouth Ave.
    Claremont University Consortium
    Libraries of the Claremont Colleges
    Claremont, California 91711
    Abstract: This collection of papers consist of manuscript and research materials for Reuel Olson's book the Colorado River Compact.
    Collection Number: h19xx.24
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English
    Physical location: Special Collections. Honnold/Mudd Library.

    Information for Researchers

    Restrictions on Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights resides with Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library. For permission to reproduce or to publish, please contact Special Collections staff.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Reuel Olson Papers, Water Collection. Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquisition unknown.

    Processing Information

    Arranged and processed by Special Collections staff in 1975.

    Accruals

    No additions to the collection are anticipated.

    Biography of the Boulder Water Company

    The Colorado River Compact is a 1922 agreement among seven U.S. states in the basin of the Colorado River in the American Southwest governing the allocation of the river's water among the parties of the interstate compact. The agreement was signed at a meeting at Bishop's Lodge, near Santa Fe, New Mexico by representatives of the seven states.

    Scope and Contents of the Collection

    This collection of papers consist of manuscript and research materials for Reuel Olson's book the Colorado River Compact.

    Arrangement

    Series 1 Colorado River Compact
    Series 2 Publications

    Index Terms

    This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms
    Olson, Reuel Leslie.
    Colorado River Association
    Colorado River Aqueduct (Calif.)
    Colorado River Compact
    Colorado River Commission. Colorado River Compact--Congresses.
    Water supply
    Western Americana -- 1900 - 1999
    Arizona
    California
    Los Angeles