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Guide to the John Henry Dockweiler Papers, Water Resources Collection
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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Series 1 San Francisco Water Supply, 1877-1908

box 1, folder 1

San Francisco Water Supply. Index to reports and investigations Vol. 2, 1877-1908

 

Series 2 Engineer Projects not in California, 1884-1920

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.
box 2, folder 1

Bernal Heights Tunnels, 1884-1920

Note

It was constructed in 1884-1885. City distribution Pipe System Tunnels. "Higgins stereographic notes."
box 2, folder 2

Newbury Port Water Company Massachusetts, 1897

box 2, folder 3

Newbury Port Water Company and Gloucester Water Company, 1897-1905

box 2, folder 4

Kennebec Water District, Waterville, Maine, 1902-1908

box 2, folder 5

Cities of Malden, Medford and Melrose, Massachusetts vs. Spot Pond, 1904-1905

box 2, folder 6

Utah Construction Company - Concrete pipe, 1912-1914

box 2, folder 7

Denver Union Water Company vs. Denver City and County, 1915

box 2, folder 8

Idaho, Minidoka Project, August 9, 1919

Note

Report on heating rates by J. H. Dockweiler and F. W. Hana.
box 2, folder 9

Kansas City, Missouri - 23rd Street Traffic Way Viaduct, 1919-1920

box 3, folder 1

Berlin Germany -- Water Supply -- Folder, 1886-1907

box 3, folder 2

Berlin Germany -- Water Supply -- Pamphlets, 1886-1907

box 3, folder 3

Berlin, Germany -- Water Supply -- Books, 1886-1907

 

Series 3 California Engineer Projects, 1877-1908

 

Subseries 3.1 Los Angeles Engineer Projects

box 4, folder 1

Big Tujunga River, Los Angeles, 1890

Note

Reports by B.S. Church (1890) F. P. McCray (1890); and George R. Wright (1890).
box 4, folder 2

Los Angeles Water Department, 1907-1912

box 4, folder 3

Cuyama Ranch, Kern County, California, Pine Mountain Water Company, Water Supply, 1907-1912

Note

Owned by United States Senator George C. Perkins.
box 4, folder 4

Standard Rock and Gravel Company, Los Angeles, 1923

box 4, folder 5

Standard Rock and Gravel Company, Los Angeles Report, November 1, 1923

 

Subseries 3.2 Pasadena, California engineer projects

box 5, folder 1

Report of the Consulting engineers appointed by the City of Pasadena, 1900

Note

By A. L. Adams, J. D. Schulyer, and J. B. Lippincott
box 5, folder 2

Report of the Consulting engineers appointed by the City of Pasadena, 1904

Note

Valuation Pasadena Water Company by T. D. Allin, J. B. Lippincott, D. K. Parker.
box 5, folder 3

Pasadena Land and Water Company, Undated

box 5, folder 4

Pasadena Water Company -- General, Undated

box 5, folder 5

Pasadena Lake Vineyard Land and Water Company, Undated

box 5, folder 6

North Pasadena Land and Water Company, Undated

 

Subseries 3.3 Buclimo Mining Company, 1908-1919

Scope and Content Note

J. H. Dockweiler was president of the Buclimo Mining company, which is located in Monterey County, California.
box 6, folder 1

Assay book and record of sampling - Buclimo Mining Company, Undated

box 6, folder 2

Monterey Forest Reserve in regard to Buclimo Mining Company, Undated

box 6, folder 3

Buclimo Mining Company -- Notes of J. H. Dockweiler, Undated

box 6, folder 4

Buclimo Mining Company -- Frank Bassett, Undated

box 6, folder 5

Buclimo Mining Company -- Maps, Undated

box 6, folder 6

Buclimo Mining Company -- Maps, Undated

box 6, folder 7

Inventory -- Buclimo Mining Company, Undated

Note

Taken by J. J. Multer. Assay outfit not included.
box 6, folder 8

Buclimo Mining Company -- Patents, Map, Last Chance Mine, Undated

box 6, folder 9

Buclimo Mining Company, Undated

box 6, folder 10

Buclimo Mining Company - Moray and Eisermann notes Pajaro Valley National Bank, Crocker National Bank, Undated

box 6, folder 11

Buclimo Mining Company - Notices of meetings; board of directors, stockholders, Undated

box 6, folder 12

Buclimo Mining Company - Stock certificates, stockholders, Undated

box 6, folder 13

Buclimo Mining Company - Miscellaneous correspondence and data. Long Tunnel negatives. Certificate of Assay, Undated

box 6, folder 14

Buclimo Mining Company, Undated

Note

J. H. Dockweiler is president of company, which is located at 624 Crocker building, opposite palace hotel.
box 6, folder 15

Reports of H. S. Ross, E. M. Superintendent, Reports of J.J. Multer, Superintendent, Undated

box 6, folder 16

Buclimo Mining Company - Notes, correspondence, and photographs, 1912

box 6, folder 17

Buclimo Mining Company - Reports, correspondence, notes and photograph, 1908-1911

box 6, folder 18

Buclimo Mining Company - Miscellaneous, 1908-1910

box 6, folder 19

Buclimo Mining Company - Maps, plans, and photographs, Undated

box 6, folder 20

Buclimo Mining Company - Correspondence, reports, and photographs, Undated

 

Subseries 3.4 Spring Valley Water Company -- San Francisco, 1913-1917

box 7, folder 1

Appraisal Spring Valley Water Company. General Index to unit costs, Undated

box 7, folder 2

Index to papers and documents -- Spring Valley Water Company, Undated

box 7, folder 3

Appraisal, Structural properties -- Spring Valley Water Company, December 31, 1913

box 7, folder 4

Daily flow -- Pleasanton Wells, Undated

box 7, folder 5

Crystal Springs Dam and Appurtenant structures, Spring Valley Water Company, Undated

Scope and Content Note

Comparison reproduction cost estimates.
box 7, folder 6

Lake Honda supply mains and Central Pump force main comparison gross reproduction estimates, Undated

box 7, folder 7

Lake Merced Reservoir drainage system and supply and discharge pipe to pumps, Undated

box 7, folder 8

Reproductive costs of Ping Valley pipeline, Undated

box 7, folder 9

Fair rate of return, Undated

box 7, folder 10

Fair rate of return, Undated

box 7, folder 11

Detail of unit costs - cast iron pipe, Undated

box 7, folder 12

Expenses - South San Joaquin Irrigation District and Spring Valley Water Company, Undated

box 7, folder 13

Book "P" Pipe data - Dockweiler, Undated

 

Subseries 3.5 Contra Costa Water Company, 1900-1914

box 8, folder 1

Berkeley Division - Unit prices. J. H. Dockweiler's estimate of January 1, 1911, January 1, 1911

box 8, folder 2

J. H. Dockweiler's original report, Berkeley, 1911

box 8, folder 3

San Pablo pump station No. 2, Undated

box 8, folder 4

Rose Street pump station, Undated

box 8, folder 5

University Avenue pump station, Undated

box 8, folder 6

Summit Reservoir, Undated

box 8, folder 7

Berryman Reservoir, Undated

box 8, folder 8

Reservoirs; Yarber Reservoir, Undated

box 8, folder 9

Contra Costa Water Company -- Claremont Reservoirs, Undated

box 8, folder 10

Receivers (Berkeley division), Undated

box 8, folder 11

Cragmont Park, Undated

box 8, folder 12

Tunnels, Undated

box 8, folder 13

Wells in Berkeley Division, Undated

box 8, folder 14

Diversion dams, Undated

box 8, folder 15

Contra Costa Water Company Berkeley City distribution system, Undated

box 8, folder 16

Going concern value - straight line depreciation, by J. H. Dockweiler, Undated

box 8, folder 17

Going concern value - straight line depreciation, by J. H. Dockweiler, Undated

box 8, folder 18

Going business - Going concern. Testimony Spring Valley Water Company, by J. H. Dockweiler, 1905

box 8, folder 19

Going Concern Values - Rates, depreciation, appraisal. Contra Costa Water Company vs. City of Oakland, 1905, 1911-1912

box 8, folder 20

Going Concern Value Notes from preparing testimony of W. C. Earle in Contra Costa Water Company case, January 1914

box 9, folder 1

Depreciation - miscellaneous, 1904-1914

box 9, folder 2

Depreciation - J. H. Dockweiler's notes, 1904-1914

box 9, folder 3

Depreciation; original computations, 1904-1914

box 9, folder 4

Text book on depreciation, 1904-1914

box 9, folder 5

Depreciation - Telegrams and letters from R. R. Coms, consensus, EXE - C. Schussler's affidavit, 1904-1914

box 9, folder 6

depreciation and computations, 1904-1914

box 9, folder 7

Depreciation; tables, 1904-1914

box 9, folder 8

Depreciation - Telegrams and letters from R. R. Coms, consensus, Exe - C. Schussler's affidavit, 1904-1914

box 9, folder 9

Depreciation; tables, Undated

box 10, folder 1

Spring Valley Water Company Lands (San Francisco), 1911-1914

box 10, folder 2

Lake Honda Supply main, 1911-1914

box 10, folder 3

Haul distances entered by H. A. N., 1911-1914

box 10, folder 4

San Francisco Auxiliary Water Supply System; Contra Costa Water Company; Spring Valley Water Company; "C.P.X.", 1911-1914

box 10, folder 5

Photostat copies of sheet inventory folders. J. G. White report on Spring Valley Water Company, 1911-1914

box 11, folder 1

San Francisco Municipal Railways. Plan for underground Market St., 1910-1912

box 11, folder 2

San Francisco Municipal Railways. Market St. tunnel project, 1910-1912

box 11, folder 3

San Francisco Municipal Railways. Reports by Bion J. Arnold, 1912-1913

box 11, folder 4

Pleasanton Ranch Houses - Belmont and Milbrae Pump Station Buildings, 1913

box 11, folder 5

Marin and Richmond Municipal Water districts, 1915-1917

box 11, folder 6

Marin and Richmond Municipal Water districts, 1916

box 11, folder 7

Marin and Richmond Municipal Water districts, 1916-1917

box 11, folder 8

Marin and Richmond Municipal Water districts, 1916-1917

box 11, folder 9

Marin and Richmond Municipal Water districts, 1916-1917

box 11, folder 10

Index to San Francisco, Sacramento, and Quincy California. Water rights and lands in Sierra and Plumas Counties. Miscellaneous notes, 1922

box 12, folder 1

Marin Water and Power Company, appraisal report of A. R. Baker, 1913-1924

box 12, folder 2

Merced County. East Side Canal and Irrigation Company, Merced County, 1913

box 12, folder 3

East Side Canal and Irrigation Company, Merced County, 1913

box 12, folder 4

Merced County. East Side Canal and Irrigation Company. Summary of detail costs of duplication, 1913

box 12, folder 5

Merced County. East Side Canal and Irrigation Company. Summary of detail costs of duplication. Miles 4-9 included - items, 48-163 included, 1913

box 12, folder 6

Merced County. East Side Canal and Irrigation Company. Summary of detail costs of duplication. Miles 10-22 included - 164-329B included, 1913

box 12, folder 7

Madeira Project. Madera Irrigation district, 1913

box 12, folder 8

Sacramento weir. John S. Partridge and Elmer Armfield, attorneys. Cha. de St. Maurice and J. H. Dockweiler, consulting engineers, 1913

box 12, folder 9

Gibsonville Consolidated Mines Company. Albert Fink and Marcus Fink [Whiskey Creek, South fork of the Feather River], 1922-1923

box 12, folder 10

Gibsonville Consolidated Mines Company. Albert Fink and Marcus Fink [Whiskey Creek, South fork of the Feather River], 1922-1923

box 12, folder 10

Gibsonville Consolidated Mines Company. [Whiskey Creek, South fork of the Feather River], 1921-1924

box 13, folder 1

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley [San Diego County] Irrigation District - correspondence, 1914

box 13, folder 2

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley Water District - plans and estimates for la Mesa [San Diego County], 1914

box 13, folder 3

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley Water District - plans and estimates for la Mesa [San Diego County]- correspondence, 1915

box 13, folder 4

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley Water District - plans and estimates for la Mesa [San Diego County]- correspondence, 1915

box 13, folder 5

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley Water District - Report of the Railroad Commission of California - [San Diego County], 1915

box 13, folder 6

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley Water District - Report of the Railroad Commission of California - [San Diego County], 1915

box 13, folder 7

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley Irrigation District - La Mesa Report - [San Diego County], 1915

box 13, folder 8

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley Water District - Photographs - [San Diego County], 1914-1915

box 13, folder 9

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley Water District - Photographs - [San Diego County], 1914-1915

box 13, folder 10

Cuyamaca Water Company Appraisal vs. La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley Water District - Photographs - [San Diego County], 1914-1915

box 14, folder 1

Somoza Fire-Proofing Company, Los Angeles- Proposed Contracts, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 2

Somoza Fire-Proofing Company, Los Angeles- Advertising 1923-1926

box 14, folder 3

Somoza Fire-Proofing Company, Los Angeles- Somozided Products Company 1923-1926

box 14, folder 4

Somoza Fire-Proofing Company, Los Angeles- Somoza Laboratories - New Factory, 54th St, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 5

Somoza Fire-Proofing Company, Los Angeles- Manufacturing estimates, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 6

Somoza Fire-Proofing Company, Los Angeles- labels, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 7

E. K. Wood Lumber Company, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 8

Factory costs and estimates, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 9

Raw materials, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 10

Gasoline, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 10

Somoza Laboratories -- Somozaline Kettle, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 10

Somoza Laboratories -- Miscellaneous, 1923-1926

box 14, folder 10

Somoza Laboratories, 1923-1926

 

Subseries 3.6 Cuyumaca Water Company, 1913

box 15, folder 1

C:A -- Cuyumaca Water Company - Miscellaneous, Undated

box 15, folder 2

C:B -- Cuyumaca Water Company - Collection system, Undated

box 15, folder 3

C:C -- Cuyumaca Water Company - Collection system, Undated

box 15, folder 4

C:D -- Cuyumaca Water Company - Appraisal of transmission system, Undated

box 15, folder 5

C:E -- Cuyumaca Water Company - Appraisal of transmission system, Undated

box 15, folder 6

C:F -- Cuyumaca Water Company - Appraisal of transmission system, Undated

box 15, folder 7

C:G -- Cuyumaca Water Company - Distribution system, Undated

box 15, folder 8

C:G -- Cuyumaca Water Company - Appraisal of Structural properties of the Spring Valley Water Company, December 13, 1913

box 15, folder 9

C:Q-Appendix -- Cuyumaca Water Company - Appraisal, December 13, 1913

 

Subseries 3.7 Engineer Reports -- Books A1-Y, Undated

Scope and Content Note

John Dockweiler compiled these engineer reports for the Belmont Pumping Station, Spring Valley Water Company, San Francisco City Distribution System, and Crystal Springs Lower Dam project from 1903-1916.
box 16, folder 1

A1 : Belmont Pumping Station -- Labor Estimate, 1913-1917

box 16, folder 2

B : Belmont Pumping Station -- Labor Estimate, 1913

Note

See folders in box 15 for Book C.

Note

Books D, F-I, K-M are missing.
box 16, folder 3

E : Tunnels and Shafts, Undated

box 16, folder 4

J : Work Estimates or Applications -- Spring Valley Water Company, 1913-1917

box 16, folder 5

N pages 1 to 300 : Lumber only -- Building materials outside only, Undated

box 16, folder 6

N pages 301 to 650 : Lumber [Millwork?] -- Miscellaneous -- Buildings Outside properties, Undated

box 16, folder 7

N-N : Lumber -- Buildings and Fences - City Distribution System, Undated

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 16, folder 8

O : Screw Pipe - C. I. Fitting -- Miscellaneous, 1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 16, folder 9

P : Riveted Pipe - Submarine pipe, 1913

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 16, folder 10

P : Crystal Springs Lower Dam Mixing and Placing Concrete, 1907-1913

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 16, folder 11

P : Analyses of Riveted Wrought Iron Pipe - Outside System, December 13, 1913

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 16, folder 12

Q : Mechanical Equipment, Undated

Note

Letter signed by L. P. Carpenter
box 16, folder 13

R (18) : Brickwork -- Appraisal of Spring Valley Water Company, Undated

Note

Signed by John Dockweiler.
box 16, folder 14

R-R (19) : Brickwork -- City Distribution System, Undated

box 17, folder 15

T 21 : Base Prices, 1908-1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 17, folder 16

U : Vouchers and Records -- Spring Valley Water Company, 1912-1913

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 17, folder 17

V : Concrete - Outside Properties -- Extracts from Schussler's Testimony on Crystal Spring Dam, 1904

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 17, folder 18

V-V : Concrete - City Distribution System, Undated

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 17, folder 19

W : Earthwork - City Distribution System, Undated

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 17, folder 20

Y : Overhead -- Los Angeles Aqueduct, 1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.

Note

Exhibit of total Construction Costs, Auxiliary Construction and General or Executive Expense
box 17, folder 21

Index to Maps for Spring Valley Water Company, 1908-1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 17, folder 22

Jones' Price Book (Extracts from E. P. Jones Cost Book, Undated

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
 

Subseries 3.8 Marin County Water and Power Company - Books A-H, 1913

box 18, folder 1

A : Appraisal -- Marin County Water and Power Company -- Miscellaneous Equipment , Undated

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.

Note

Schedule pages 6-12.
box 18, folder 2

B : Marin County Water and Power Company -- Collection System, August 1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.

Note

Schedule pages 14-26.
box 18, folder 3

C : Marin County Water and Power Company -- Buildings Collection System, August 1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.

Note

Schedule pages 28-42.
box 18, folder 4

D : Marin County Water and Power Company -- Transmission Distribution Systems, August 1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.

Note

Schedule pages 28-42.
box 18, folder 5

E : Marin County Water and Power Company -- Miscellaneous, Undated

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 18, folder 6

F : Marin County Water and Power Company -- Labor Estimates - Mechanical Equipment, 1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 18, folder 7

G : Marin County Water and Power Company -- Flumes, 1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 18, folder 8

H : Marin County Water and Power Company -- Roads and Fences, 1914

Note

John Dockweiler was the consulting engineer.
box 18, folder 9

Report of the Board of Directors of the Marin Municipal Water District, July 6, 1915

box 18, folder 10

Appraisal - Marin County Water and Power Company -- Schedule Giving Haul Distances, Undated

 

Series 4 Court Cases 1857-1916

box 19, folder 1

Book 1 - Index to Minutes A-F, 1857-1903

box 19, folder 2

Book 2 - Index to Minutes H-O, 1857-1903

box 19, folder 3

Book 3 - Index to Minutes P-Z, 1857-1903

box 19, folder 4

Book B - Minutes of Spring Valley Water Works, 1861-1875

box 19, folder 5

Book B - Minutes of Spring Valley Water Works, 1903-1905

box 19, folder 6

Minutes of San Francisco City Water Works, 1857-1867

box 19, folder 7

Index and Synopsis to Direct and Cross Examination of Arthur L. Adams, 1905

box 19, folder 8

Index and Synopsis to Testimony of Arthur L. Adams, 1905

box 19, folder 9

Memorandum of Agreement -- Irrigation, 1916

box 19, folder 10

Spring Valley Water Works v. City of San Francisco, 1905

box 19, folder 11

Skeleton Minutes of Spring Water Works, 1868-1875

box 19, folder 11

Skeleton Minutes of Spring Water Works, 1868-1875

box 19, folder 12

Contract and Specifications for constructing a highway, Undated

box 19, folder 13

Excerpt from Authors on Water Supply, Undated