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Inventory of the Wells A. Hutchins Papers, 1917-1967
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Publications and Unpublished Writings of Hutchins

Box Box 1, Folder 1

Publications of Wells A. Hutchins to April 1962 (not including typed and mimeographed reports for restricted distribution). -- [1962]

Physical Description: 7 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 2

Abstract of report on controversy between Imperial Northside Water Company and Imperial Water Company No. 3. -- Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Office of Public Road and Rural Engineering, 1917.

Physical Description: 4 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 3

Background and modern developments in water law in the United States. -- In Natural resources journal, 2:3 (1962), 416-444.

 

-- ---, reprint copy.

Folder 4

Basic water rights doctrines and their implications for river basin development / by... and Harry A. Steele. -- In Law and contemporary problems, Duke University School of Law, 22:2 (1957), 276-300.

Scope and Content Note

From the symposium on River Basin Development.
 

-- ---, reprint copy.

Folder 5

California ground water: legal problems. -- In California law review, 45:5 (1957), 688-697.

 

-- ---, reprint copy.

Folder 6

The California law of water rights. -- Sacramento, Calif.: State Engineer of California, 1956.

Physical Description: 571 p.
Folder 7

Certain features of the water law of Arizona. -- Phoenix, Ariz., 1936.

Physical Description: vi, 84 l., 4 l. of handwritten notes.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 8

Certain features of the water law of Colorado. -- [1936]

Physical Description: v, 81 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 9

Certain features of the water law of Nevada. -- [1936?]

Physical Description: v, 81 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 10

Certain features of the water laws of Utah. -- 1936.

Physical Description: [3], 69 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 11

Commercial irrigation companies. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1930.

Physical Description: 40 p. -- (The Department's technical bulletin; no. 177)
Folder 12

The Common-law riparian doctrine in Oregon: legislative and judicial modification. -- Reprint from Oregon law review, 36 (1957), 193-220.

Folder 12.1

-- --- [early typewritten carbon draft entitled Oregon: the riparian doctrine. -- 1956? ]

Physical Description: 46 l. (loose, in envelope)
Folder 12.2

-- --- [typewritten draft with corrections. -- 1957? ]

Physical Description: 57 l. (loose, in envelope)
Folder 12.3

-- --- [typewritten carbon draft incorporating previous draft's corrections. -- 1957? ]

Physical Description: 51 l.
Folder 13

The Community acequia: its origin and development. -- In Southwestern historical quarterly, 31:3 (1928), 261-284.

Folder 14

Delivery of irrigation water. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1928.

Physical Description: 48 p. -- (The Department's technical bulletin; no. 47)
Folder 15

Desirable principles of state water legislation / final report of Committee appointed pursuant to Resolution no. 13, 11th Annual Convention, National Reclamation Association [Hutchins, Committee Chairman] -- Washington, D.C.: The Association, 1946.

Physical Description: 128 p.
Folder 16

The Development and present status of water rights and water policy in the United States. -- Reprinted from Journal of farm economics, 37:5 (1955), 866-874.

Folder 17

Finance methods used in organizing mutual water companies. -- In Hydraulic engineering, 5:3 (1929), 27-30.

Folder 18

Financial settlements of defaulting irrigation enterprises. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1929.

Physical Description: 46 p. -- (The Department's circular; no. 72)
Folder 19

Ground water legislation. -- In Rocky Mountain law review, Symposium issue, 30:4 (1958), 416-440.

Folder 19.1

-- --- [typewritten draft entitled Problems in ground water legislation] -- 1957.

Physical Description: 44 l.
Folder 20

The Hawaiian system of water rights. -- Honolulu, Hawaii: Board of Water Supply, City and County of Honolulu, 1946.

Physical Description: 278 p.
Folder 21

The Idaho law of water rights. -- Boise, Idaho: State Department of Reclamation, 1956.

Physical Description: viii, 117 p.

Scope and Content Note

Published in cooperation with Production Economics Research Branch, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Folder 22

Investigations in Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas for Farm Credit Administration / by Division of Irrigation, Bureau of Agricultural Engineering, United States Department of Agriculture [Hutchins... et al] -- [s.l.: The Division] 1933.

Physical Description: 2 v. (of 3)

Scope and Content Note

Missing 3rd vol.
Folder 23

Irrigated acreage in San Fernando Valley. -- [1917?]

Physical Description: 2 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 24

Irrigation district operation and finance. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1923.

Physical Description: 56 p. -- (Department bulletin; no. 1177)
Folder 25

Irrigation districts: their organization, operation and financing. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1931.

Physical Description: 94 p. -- (The Department's technical bulletin; no. 254)

Scope and Content Note

Supercedes bulletin 1177 (#25 above)
Folder 26

Irrigation-enterprise organizations / by..., H.E. Selby, Stanley W. Voelker. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1953.

Physical Description: 107 p. -- (The Department's circular; no. 934)
Folder 26.1

-- --- [earlier version entitled A study of the adaptability of various types of irrigation enterprise organizations to conditions prevailing in certain of the 17 western states ] -- 1948.

Physical Description: viii, 182 l.

Scope and Content Note

Prepared under a cooperative agreement between Soil Conservation Service and Bureau of Agricultural Economics, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Typescript, for in-service use only.
Box Box 2, Folder 27

Irrigation institutions: part I. Irrigation organizations. -- Davis, Calif.: University of California, College of Agriculture, Division of Irrigation, 1952.

Physical Description: 40 l.
Folder 28

Irrigation organizations in the Price River area, Utah, and their interrelationships / by... and Merlyn E. Modig. -- 1946.

Physical Description: 2 v.

Scope and Content Note

To accompany report on Scofield W.C.U. Project, dated January 15, 1946.
Typewritten.
Folder 29

Irrigation practice in growing small fruits in California. -- [s.l.] University of California, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station, 1916, rev. 1923.

Physical Description: 34 p. -- (The Station's circular; no. 154)
Folder 30

Irrigation water rights in California. -- [s.l.]: University of California, Division of Agricultural Sciences, California Agricultural Experiment Station Extension Service, 1956.

Physical Description: 55 p. -- (The Service's circular; 452)
 

-- ---, revised. -- 1967.

Folder 31

The Kansas law of water rights / by..., R.V. Smrha and Robert L. Smith. -- Topeka, Kan.: [s.n.] 1957.

Physical Description: 77 p.

Scope and Content Note

In cooperation with Farm Economics Research Division, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Folder 31.1

-- --- [printed galley proof]

Physical Description: 23 l.
Folder 31.2

-- --- [typewritten carbon draft]

Physical Description: 103 l.
Folder 32

Legal ground water problems in the West. -- [1953?]

Physical Description: 9 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 33

The Montana law of water rights. -- Bozeman, Mont.: Montana Agricultural Experiment Station, 1958.

Physical Description: ix, 121 p. -- (The Station's bulletin; 545)

Scope and Content Note

In cooperation with The Farm Economics Research Division, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Folder 33.1

-- --- [printed galley proof]

Physical Description: 80 l.
Folder 33.2

-- --- [typewritten carbon draft]

Physical Description: vi, 308 l.
Folder 34

Mutual irrigation companies. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1929.

Physical Description: 51 p. -- (The Department's technical bulletin; no. 82)
Folder 35

Mutual irrigation companies. -- [193-]

Physical Description: 17 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 36

Mutual irrigation companies in California and Utah. -- Washington, D.C.: Farm Credit Administration, Cooperative Division, 1936.

Physical Description: 235 p. -- (The Division's bulletin; no. 8)
Folder 37

Mutual irrigation companies in Utah. -- Logan, Utah: Utah Agricultural Experiment Station, 1927.

Physical Description: 51 p. -- (The Station's bulletin; 199)
Folder 38

The Nevada law of water rights. -- Carson City, Nev.: State Engineer of Nevada, 1955.

Physical Description: ix, 66 p.

Scope and Content Note

In cooperation with Production Economics Research Branch, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Folder 38.1

-- --- [typewritten draft with corrections. -- 1954]

Physical Description: 168 l.
Folder 39

The New Mexico law of water rights. -- Santa Fe, N.M.: State Engineer of New Mexico, 1955.

Physical Description: [10], 61 p. -- (The Engineer's technical report; no. 4)

Scope and Content Note

In cooperation with Production Economics Research Branch, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Folder 39.1

-- --- [typewritten draft] -- 1955.

Physical Description: 117 l.
Folder 40

The Oklahoma law of water rights. -- Oklahoma City, Okla.: Oklahoma Planning and Resources Board, Division of Water Resources, 1955.

Physical Description: vii, 81 p.

Scope and Content Note

In cooperation with Production Economics Research Branch, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
 

-- ---, 1960 reprint.

Folder 40.1

-- --- [typewritten draft with corrections. -- 1954? ]

Physical Description: 168 l.
Folder 40.2

-- --- [typewritten carbon final draft] -- 1955.

Physical Description: 156 l.
Folder 41

Organization and operation of cooperative irrigation companies. -- Washington, D.C.: Farm Credit Administration, Cooperative Division, 1936.

Physical Description: iv, 54 p. -- (The Administration's circular; no. C102)
Folder 42

Outline of water law doctrines in the 17 western states (as of December 31, 1940) -- [1940]

Physical Description: [2], 49 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 43

Policies governing the ownership of return waters from irrigation. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1934.

Physical Description: 48 p. -- (The Department's technical bulletin; no. 439)
Folder 44

Present problems of refinancing irrigation districts. -- [193-]

Physical Description: 9 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 45

Principals suggested for adoption in the preparation of a uniform water act / by... [et al] -- [s.l.]: U.S. Soil Conservation Service, 1943.

Physical Description: 92 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 46

Protection in means of diversion of ground-water supplies. -- In Californin law review, 29:1 (1940), 1-20.

Folder 47

Pueblo water rights in the west. -- In Texas law review, 38:6 (1960), 748-762.

 

-- ---, reprint copy.

Folder 47.1

-- --- [draft in the form of a paper presented at the Fourth Annual New Mexico Water Conference, New Mexico State University, November 5, 1959]

Physical Description: 35 l.
Folder 48

Riparian-appropriation conflicts in the Upper Midwest. -- In North Dakota law review, 38:2 (1962), 278-301.

 

-- ---, reprint copy.

Folder 48.1

-- --- [photonegatives of article]

Folder 48.2

-- --- [typewritten carbon draft. -- 1962?]

Physical Description: 38 l.
Folder 49

Selected problems in the law of water rights in the West. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1942.

Physical Description: 513 p. -- (The Department's miscellaneous publication; no. 418)
Folder 50

The Settlement of small farms in Modesto and Turlock Irrigation Districts. -- Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Office of Experiment Stations, 1915.

Physical Description: 52 l.; photographs.

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: Report on...
Typewritten carbon.
In envelope with further reports.
Box Box 3, Folder 51

Sewage irrigation as practiced in the western states. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1939.

Physical Description: 60 p. -- (The Department's technical bulletin; no. 675)
Folder 52

Some recent developments in water law in the western states. -- In Utah Bar bulletin, 30:1-4 (1960), 9-27.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at the Water Law Institute, Salt Lake City, Utah, March 25, 1960.
 

-- ---, reprint copy.

Folder 53

State water right doctrines in Region 7, Soil Conservation Service. -- [1946]

Physical Description: [2], 20 l.

Scope and Content Note

A contribution from Soil Conservation Service.
Mimeograph.
Folder 54

Summaries of the water-law doctrines of the seventeen western states. -- Reprint from Water resources law, report of the President's Water Resources Policy Commission, volume 3, 1950, 711-777.

Folder 55

Summary of irrigation-district statutes of western states. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1931.

Physical Description: 127 p. -- (The Department's miscellaneous publication; no. 103)
Folder 56

Talent Irrigation District, Oregon: rehabilitation and agricultural report to State Reclamation Commission of Oregon / by Division of Irrigation, Bureau of Agricultural Engineering, U.S. Department of Agriculture [Hutchins et al] -- [s.l.]: The Department, 1932.

Physical Description: 71 l.; tables, folded plates.

Scope and Content Note

In cooperation with Oregon Agricultural Experiment Station. Mimeograph.
Folder 57

The Texas law of water rights. -- Austin, Tex.: The Texas Legislature and Texas Board of Water Engineers, 1961.

Physical Description: 673 p.
Folder 58

Trends in the statutory law of ground water in the western states. -- In Texas law review, 34:2 (1955), 157-191.

Folder 59

The Utah law of water rights / by...; assisted by Dallin W. Jensen. -- Salt Lake City, Utah: Utah State Engineer's Office, 1965.

Physical Description: viii, 121 p.

Scope and Content Note

In cooperation with Natural Resource Economics Division, Economic Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Folder 59.1

-- --- [early typewritten draft] -- 1959 .

Physical Description: [49] l.
Folder 60

Water laws related to mining. -- From Mining engineering, February 1960, 153-158.

Scope and Content Note

Later version of Water law and its significance to the mining industry read at Annual Meeting of the AIME, San Francisco, February, 1959 (See #88).
Folder 61

Water rights doctrines in the western states. -- In Farm policy forum, 8:2 (1955), 17-21.

Folder 62

Water rights for irrigation in humid areas. -- In Agricultural engineering, 20:11 (1939), 431-432, 436.

Scope and Content Note

Publication of paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers, St. Paul, Minn., June 21, 1939 (See #91).
Folder 63

Water rights in western portion of Uintah Basin, Utah. -- 1936.

Physical Description: 23, 7 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 64

The Water rights situation in California. -- [1957]

Physical Description: 6 l.

Scope and Content Note

Prepared for publication in the March 1957 issue of California agriculture, published by the Division of Agricultural Sciences, University of California.
Folder 65

Western water rights doctrines and their development in Kansas. -- In University of Kansas law review, 5:4 (1957), 533-583.

 

-- ---, reprint copy.

 

Prepared Public Addresses of Hutchins

Box Box 3, Folder 66

Aspects of California water rights. -- [1958]

Physical Description: 20 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Irrigation Districts Association of California Convention, Santa Barbara, California, December 11, 1958.
In envelope with convention materials and the published minutes of the convention which contain another copy of the address.
Folder 67

A Comparison of riparian and appropriative rights. -- [1955]

Physical Description: 17 p.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at meeting of Southwestern Social Science Association, Dallas, Texas, April 8-9, 1955.
Folder 68

Development of ground water laws. -- [1953]

Physical Description: 8 l.

Scope and Content Note

Annual Convention, Association of Western State Engineers, Reno, Nevada, August 17-19, 1953.
Folder 69

Establishment of water rights from ground water sources. -- [1954]

Physical Description: 11 p.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Irrigation and Drainage Division Conference, American Society of Civil Engineers, Salt Lake City, Utah, September 9-11, 1954.
Folder 70

Ground water law in California. -- [1956]

Physical Description: 13 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at conference on The California Ground Water Situation, sponsored by the University of California, Department of Engineering, Berkeley, California, December 4, 1956.
In folder with program of the conference.
Folder 71

Ground-water law in the western states. -- [1939]

Physical Description: 15 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at meeting of Association of Western State Engineers, Denver, Colorado, November 13, 1939.
Folder 72

Ground water problems: legal. -- [1957]

Physical Description: 18 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at conference on Legal Problems in Water Resources, Law School, University of California, Riverside, California, May 17, 1957.
Printed in California law review, December, 1957, under the title California ground water: legal problems (see #5).
Folder 73

Historical development of western water laws. -- [1958]

Physical Description: 22 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Conference on Water for Texas, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical College System, College Station, Texas, September 17, 1958.
In envelope with another draft (15 l.) and materials from the conference.
Folder 74

History of the conflict between riparian and appropriative rights in the western states. -- [1954]

Physical Description: 31 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Water Law Conference on Riparian and Appropriative Rights, University of Texas School of Law, Austin, June 11-12, 1954.
Folder 75

How water rights are acquired and held / prepared by W.A. Hutchins and delivered by A.L. Fellows. -- [San Francisco]: U.S. Department of Agriculture, [1932]

Physical Description: [2] p. -- (U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of Information, Radio Service, Western Radio Unit)

Scope and Content Note

Delivered during the Western Farm and Home Hour, Tuesday, January 19, 1932.
Folder 76

Irrigation institutions. -- [1948]

Physical Description: 12 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Conference of technical workers of the Division of Irrigation and Water Conservation, Soil Conservation Service, Logan, Utah, June 7-11, 1948.
Folder 77

Irrigation water rights. -- [1956]

Physical Description: 22 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at California Sprinkler Irrigation Conference, San Luis Obispo, California, February 9, 1956.
Folder 77.1

-- --- [copy published in Supplement to "Western water news", January 1956, with handwritten corrections pertaining to the presentation of the same paper to Irrigation Districts Association, Santa Barbara, December 11, 1958]

Physical Description: 4 p.
Folder 78

Legal aspects of ground water problems. -- [1956]

Physical Description: 14 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at meeting of Irrigation Districts Association of California, Fresno, California, May 9-11, 1956.
Folder 79

Problems in modernizing water laws. -- [1954]

Physical Description: 16 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Midwestern States Flood Control Conference, East Lansing, Michigan, June 15-17, 1954.
Folder 80

Public control of gound-water uses. -- [1949]

Physical Description: 7 l.

Scope and Content Note

Prepared for presentation at the Annual Conference, Agricultural Extension Service of University of California, Riverside, California, February 3, 1949.
Folder 81

Reasonable beneficial use in the development of ground water law in the west. -- [1956]

Physical Description: 23 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at a joint meeting of the Regional Water Resources Committee and a technical committee on Project W-42, Economic Effects of Ground Water Laws and Related Institutions, Berkeley, California, December 20-21, 1956.
In folder with programs of the meeting.
Folder 82

Some defects in western water law. -- [1941]

Physical Description: 11 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Annual Convention of the Association of Western State Engineers, Phoenix, Arizona, October 13, 1941.
Folder 83

Some recent developments in water law in the western states. -- [1960]

Physical Description: 35 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at the Water Law Institute, Salt Lake City, Utah, March 25, 1960.
Folder 84

Some trends in western water law. -- [1942]

Physical Description: 15 l.

Scope and Content Note

Before N.R.A., Denver, Colorado, October 15, 1942.
Folder 85

Special procedures for adjudication of water rights and supervision of diversion: general survey of types of procedures in the western states. -- [1956]

Physical Description: 10 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Texas Water Law Conference, sponsored by University of Texas School of Law, Austin, May 25, 1956.
In folder with conference program and biographical statement of the author.
Folder 86

Studies of western states laws of water rights. -- [1958]

Physical Description: 6 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at the 27th Annual Meeting of the National Reclamation Association at Houston, Texas, November 19-21, 1958.
In envelope with miscellaneous materials relating to Hutchins' association with National Reclamation Association, and typewritten draft of the paper (10 l.).
Folder 87

Underground water law: discussion of paper on Underground water law by Harold Conkling. -- [1935]

Physical Description: 13 l.

Scope and Content Note

Water Conservation Conference, American Society of Civil Engineers, Los Angeles, California, March 13, 1935.
In envelope with Conkling's paper (10 l.).
Folder 88

Water law and its significance to the mining industry. -- New York: Society of Mining Engineers of AIME, 1959.

Physical Description: 12 l.

Scope and Content Note

Preprint of paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers, Inc., San Francisco, February 15-19, 1959.
Early version of article, Water laws related to mining, in Mining engineering, February, 1960 (see #60).
Folder 88.1

-- --- [early typewritten draft with handwritten references. -- 1958? ]

Physical Description: 13, [6] l.
Folder 88.2

-- --- [typewritten draft. -- 1958 ]

Physical Description: 23 l.
Folder 89

Water laws. -- [1955]

Physical Description: 14 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Annual Meeting of Texas Agricultural Workers Association, Houston, Texas, January 14-15, 1955.
 

-- ---, another copy in the publication of the Meeting's proceedings.

Folder 90

Water rights for agriculture. -- [1954]

Physical Description: 9 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Meeting of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Berkeley, California, December 27, 1954.
Folder 91

Water rights for irrigation in humid areas. -- 1939.

Physical Description: 7 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented before the Soil and Water Conservation Division at the annual meeting of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers, St. Paul, Minn., June 21, 1939.
Published in Agricultural engineering, 1939 (see #62).
Folder 92

Western legislation for public administration of ground water. -- [1960]

Physical Description: 13 l.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at Ground Water Section of the Wastern Resources Conference, Boulder, Colorado, August 24-25, 1960.
 

-- ---, typewritten draft

Physical Description: (23 l.).
 

Correspondence

Box Box 3, Folder 93

[Water law - general: personal letters, extended answers to various inqueries, miscellaneous items. -- 1948-65 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 100 items).
Folder 94

[Arizona water law. -- 1952-67 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (17 items).
Folder 95

[Arkansas water law. -- 1949-67 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 40 items).
Folder 96

[California water law. -- 1936-67 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 90 items).
Folder 96.1

[California water law: Arizona vs. California. -- 1955-62 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (16 items).
Folder 96.2

[California water law: Aspects of California water rights. -- 1958-59 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (12 items).
Folder 96.3

[California water law: California ground water: legal problems; Ground water law in California. -- 1956-58 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (10 items).
Folder 96.4

[California water law: California law of water rights. -- 1955-67 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 60 items).
Folder 96.5

[California water law: Irrigation water rights in California. -- 1955-58 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 25 items).
Folder 96.6

[California water law: The water rights situation in California. -- 1956-57 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (12 items).
Folder 96.7

[Memoranda for Mr. Adams : re purchase of water rights from public utilities; re right of California Railroad Commission to abrogate contracts. -- 1917 ]

Physical Description: 1 envelope (2 items).
Folder 97

[Colorado water law. -- 1955-65 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 30 items).
Box Box 4, Folder 98

[Hawaii water law. -- 1957-62 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 40 items).
Folder 99

[Idaho water law. -- 1952-66 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 50 items).
Folder 100

[Indiana water law. -- 1955 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items).
Folder 101

[Iowa water law. -- 1954-57 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (1 items).
Folder 102

[Kansas water law. -- 1944-62 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 125 items).
Folder 103

[Michigan water law. -- 1949-54 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 30 items).
Folder 104

[Montana water law. -- 1953-66 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 100 items).
Folder 105

[Nebraska water law. -- 1937-63 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 40 items).
Folder 106

[Nevada water law. -- 1952-66 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 75 items).
Folder 107

[New Mexico water law. -- 1950-67 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 60 items).
Folder 108

[North Dakota water law. -- 1955-63 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 60 items).
Folder 109

[Oklahoma water law. -- 1954-65 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 25 items).
Folder 110

[Oregon water law. -- 1954-65 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 40 items).
Folder 111

[South Dakota water law. -- 1937-39, 1954-68 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 75 items)
Folder 112

[Texas water law. -- 1938-66 ]

Physical Description: 2 file folders.
Folder 112.1

[The Texas law of water rights: requested comments on the manuscript and requests for the publication. -- 1958-62 ]

Physical Description: 2 file folders.
Folder 113

[Utah water law. -- 1945-66 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (6 items).
Folder 114

[Washington water law. -- 1955-64 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (8 items).
Folder 115

[Wyoming water law. -- 1940-68 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (13 items).
Folder 116

[ Ground water legislation. -- 1957-59 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (19 items).
Folder 117

[ Reasonable beneficial use in the development of ground water law in the west. -- 1956 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (15 items).
Folder 118

[ Studies of western laws of water rights. -- 1958-59 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (18 items).
Folder 119

[ Water law and its significance to the mining industry/ Water laws related to mining. -- 1959-60 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (14 items).
Folder 120

[ Water rights laws in the nineteen western states. -- 1952-66 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 40 items).
Folder 121

[Miscellaneous publications: discussions about, requests for, acknowledgements of receipt of, etc. -- 1954-65 ]

Physical Description: 3 file folders.
Folder 122

[Water law - international: correspondence peripherally concerned with Taiwan, Chile, Guatemala, Japan and the International Law Association. -- 1954-61 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (6 items).
Folder 123

[Honors, awards and appreciations: correspondence and article from USDA employee news bulletin. -- 1957-60 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (17 items).
Folder 124

[Retirement and continuation of work: correspondence, article from Western water news (February, 1958), retirement forms, booklet: Your retirement system (U.S. Civil Service Comm., 1957). -- 1957-61 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (ca. 20 items).
Folder 125

[Land and Water Section, Production Economics Research Branch, Agricultural Research Service: correspondence (mostly with Harry A. Steele). -- 1954-62 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (15 items).
Folder 126

[Proposed water rights legislation in the western states: correspondence. -- 1959 ]

Physical Description: 1 envelope (ca. 20 items).
 

Amassed Water Law Materials, by State

 

Alaska

Box Box 5, Folder 127

[Wells A. Hutchins]

 

[Preliminary summary of Alaskan water law. -- 1961 ]

Physical Description: [31] l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
With: notes and correspondence laid in file folder.
 

Arizona

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 5, Folder 128

An act [to] promote the reclamation and irrigation of arable and irrigable lands lying within the boundaries of irrigation districts regularly organized and existing under the laws of the State of Arizona...; An act proposed to amend the Constitution of the State of Arizona by amending Section 5 of Article IX thereof so as to provide for the issuance of state bonds to promote and assist in the reclamation and irrigation of arable and irrigable lands... -- 1921.

Physical Description: 6 l. -- (Arizona Legislature. House bills; no. 139 and 83).
Folder 129

Irrigation drainage district law: approved March 19, 1921. -- [s.l.]: Arizona State Water Commission, 1921.

Physical Description: [40] p. -- (Chapter 149) (Senate bill; no. 115).

Scope and Content Note

From: Laws of Arizona (March, 1921), 323-362.
Folder 130

An act providing for the supervision and regulation of dams, reservoirs and appurtenances, and electrical and irrigation districts projects by the State Engineer... -- 1929; An act to amend Sec. 1, Chapter 102, Session laws, 1929, pertaining to the supervision of dams and reservoirs. -- 1931.

Physical Description: 8 (=9) l. -- (Arizona Legislature. House bills; nos. 188 and 115) (Chapters 102 and 47).
Folder 131

Revised water code of the State of Arizona: Chapter 81, article I - revised code, 1928, as amended 1929 / compiled by State Water Commissioner. -- Phoenix, Ariz.: [The Commissioner], 1931.

Physical Description: 27 p.
Folder 132

Water code of the State of Arizona: Chapter 81, article I - revised code, 1928, amended 1929, 1931, 1934 / compiled by Edwin T. Stewart. -- Phoenix, Ariz.: [State Water Commissioner], 1937.

Physical Description: 35 p.
Folder 133

An act relating to ground water; providing for a record of wells; prescribing certain powers and duties of the State Land Commissioner in relation to ground water; and providing an appropriation to be matched by the United States Geological Survey under a cooperative agreement; and declaring an emergency. -- 1954.

Physical Description: 10 l. -- (State of Arizona. Senate. Seventeenth Legislature. First Special Session. Senate bill; no. 3) (Chapter 12).

Scope and Content Note

With: notes laid in folder.
Folder 134

[Arizona State Water Code: Ch. 1, Sec. 45-101 - 45-324. -- Rev. -- 1956 ]

Physical Description: [81] p. (=3-83)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
With: 1959 revisions of 45-301 and 45-1831.
Folder 135

A summary of Ground Water Code of 1948 in Arizona and the rules and regulations of the State Land Department concerning ground water. -- [s.l.]: State Land Department, 1957.

Physical Description: 18 p. -- (The Department's bulletin; no. 302).
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 136

Rules and regulations governing the supervision of dams in Arizona with miscellaneous general information (Chapter 102, Session Laws of Arizona, 1929) effective June 22, 1929. -- Phoenix, Ariz.: State Engineer, [1929]

Physical Description: 17 l. -- (State Engineer's Office circular; no. 1)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 137

Odd S. Halseth.

 

Arizona's 1500 years of irrigation history. -- In The reclamation era, 33:12 (1947), 251-254.

Folder 138

[Water needs, use and legislation in Arizona : folder containing newspaper clippings from Graham County Guardian. -- [1952-54]

Physical Description: 7 items.
Folder 139

Dean E. Mann.

 

Law and politics of groundwater in Arizona. -- Reprint from the Arizona law review, 2:2 (1960), 241-267.

 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 140

[Wells A. Hutchins]

 

[Survey of Arizona water law. -- 1952 ]

Physical Description: 115 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 141

[Wells A. Hutchins]

 

Arizona water law topics and court decisions [listing] -- [195-?]

Physical Description: 7 l.
Folder 142

[Notices and applications for the drilling of wells (19--) and map of prehistoric irrigation canals around Phoenix (1924) ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items).
 

Arkansas

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 5, Folder 143

Transcript: preliminary hearing of need for legislation of water laws for the State of Arkansas, Stuttgart, Arkansas, January 24, 1940. -- Fayetteville, Ark.: University of Arkansas, College of Agriculture, [1940]

Physical Description: 27 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Contains extensive remarks by Hutchins on water law.
In file folder with: 2 earlier drafts of the transcript and pertinent correspondence.
Folder 144

[Hutchins, et al] An act to provide for the regulation, under the police power of the state, of the use of surface waters for irrigation purposes... [proposed, but failed of introduction to the Legislature. -- 1941 ]

Physical Description: 23 l.

Scope and Content Note

In envelope with: 2 earlier drafts and correspondence pertaining to the writing of the act and its unfortunate demisc.
Folder 145

[Irrigation law: folder containing Act 87, of the Arkansas Legislature: an act granting the right of eminent domain to irrigation corporations; 2 Arkansas Supreme Court decisions bearing on the law; a copy of the Certificate of convenience and necessity granted the Southwestern Water Company by the State Department of Public Utilities; and a cover letter pertaining to the above materials and sent with them by an officer of the water company. -- 1945 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (5 items).
Folder 146

A bill for an act to be entitled: an act to promote public welfare of this state by providing for the organization and operation of districts for the multiple purposes of irrigation, drainage, and flood control; to vest such districts with certain powers; and for other purposes. -- [1949]

Physical Description: 26 p. -- (Arkansas Legislature. Senate bill; no. 321)

Scope and Content Note

With: preliminary and revised drafts, pertinent correspondence and other supporting documentation, in envelope.
Folder 147

A bill for an act to be entitled: an act to provide for the regulation, under the police power of the State, of the use of surface waters for all beneficial purposes... -- [194-?]

Physical Description: 34 p. -- (Arkansas Legislature. Senate bill; no. 192).
Folder 148

Thomas v. LaCotts. 5-31: opinion delivered May 18, 1953. -- In The law reporter, 96:19 (1953), 653-661.

Folder 149

A bill for an act to be entitled: an act to encourage and provide for the conservation, storage and use of surface water and prevention of the wastage thereof... -- [1957?]

Physical Description: 15 p. -- (Arkansas Legislature. Senate bill; no. 99).
Folder 150

A bill for an act to be entitled: an act enabling the organization, formation and operation of public, non-profit regional water distribution districts... [1957?]

Physical Description: 15 p. -- (Arkansas Legislature. Senate bill; no. 222)

Scope and Content Note

Short title: The Regional Water Distribution District Act.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 151

U.S. Department of the Interior. Ground-water supplies for rice irrigation in the Grand Prairie Region, Arkansas. -- 1931.

Physical Description: 21 l., 2 l. of maps. -- (The Department's memorandum for the press; release for January 26, 1931)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
 

California

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 5, Folder 152

An act (providing for the organization and government of drainage districts and providing for the acquisition, construction, maintenance and operation of drainage works to drain or protect lands and other property within the district from the effects of water...) -- 1919.

Physical Description: 22 p. -- (California Legislature. Senate bill; no. 428).
Folder 153A

City of Pasadena, a municipal corporation, Plaintiff and Respondent, vs. California-Michigan Land and Water Company, a corporation, Defendant and Appellant; City of Alhambra... [et al], Defendants and Respondents: petition of Respondents for rehearing. -- In the District Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, State of California, Division Three, 1947.

Physical Description: 45 p. -- (2nd Civil no. 15241).

Scope and Content Note

Concerned with appropriative rights.
Folder 153B

City of Pasadena, a municipal corporation, Plaintiff and Respondent, vs. City of Alhambra, a municipal corporation, et al., Defendants and Respondents, California-Michigan Land and Water Company, corporation, Defendant and Appellant: brief of Martin J. Weil... [et al] as amici curiae, in support of the position of respondents. -- In the Supreme Court of the State of California, 1947.

Physical Description: 26 p. -- (L.A. no. 19,610).
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 160

George Pillsbury.

 

Soil products (progress report): to the Coast Roads Conference Committee. -- San Francisco, 1916.

Physical Description: 4 l., 1 folded l. of tables.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
With: table - Actual cost of leveling, ditching and preparing raw land, and producing, planting, irrigating, fertilizing and caring for trees by years - attached.
Folder 161

P. I. Welles.

 

Southern Pacific Company (preliminary report): water as affecting land values intended to develop certain features for further consideration: riparian rights, subterranean and surface waters, cost of preparing land for irrigation and cost of water rights: to the Coast Roads Conference Committee. -- 1916.

Physical Description: 8 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 162

James S. Bennett.

 

Mutual water companies in California. -- Reprint from Southwestern law review, December, 1917.

Physical Description: 11 p.
Folder 163

Information for intending settlers regarding the Delhi

 

State Land Settlement in Merced County, California. -- [s.l.]: State of California, Division of Land Settlement, [192-]

Physical Description: 16 p.

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: Farming in Merced County, California.
Folder 164

Water problems of the State of California / by Joint Legislative Committee on Water Problems pursuant to Chapter 130, Statutes of 1941. -- Sacramento, Calif., 1943.

Physical Description: 96 p.

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: Report to Legislature (Fifty-fifth Session) on...
Folder 165

J. H. Peaslee.

 

Report on irrigation districts in California for the year 1942. -- [s.l.]: California Department of Public Works, Division of Water Resources, [1943?]

Physical Description: 43 l. -- (The Department's bulletin; no. 21-N).
Folder 166

Storm Water District Act of 1909. -- [1945]

Physical Description: 15 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Extract from Deering's general laws, State of California, vol. 2, Act 6176.
Folder 167

Howser rules against sale by U.S. of state water / opinion of Fred N. Howser, Attorney General, Arvin B. Shaw, Deputy Attorney General. -- Sacramento, Calif.: Office of Attorney General, 1949.

Physical Description: 17 p.

Scope and Content Note

Reproduced by Irrigation Districts Association of California, Water Economics Committee, San Francisco.
Folder 168

Donald M. Baker.

 

Comments upon decision of California Supreme Court in the case of City of Pasadena et al vs. City of Alhambra et al. -- Los Angeles, 1950.

Physical Description: 22 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
At head of title: Memorandum.
Folder 169

Gavin M. Craig

 

Prescriptive water rights in California and the necessity for a valid statutory appropriation. -- Reprint from California law review, 42:2 (1954), 219-42.

Folder 170

Henry Holsinger.

 

Some legal aspects of ground water and the California Water Plan. -- [1954]

Physical Description: 19 l.

Scope and Content Note

Pronented at the California Section, American Water Works Association 35th Annual Conference, Long Beach, California, October 29, 1954.
Folder 171

Northcutt Ely.

 

Two attacks on California's Colorado water rights may lead to vastly increased Feather River diversion to Southern California. -- In The Commonwealth, 31:31 (1955), 185, 187-88.

Scope and Content Note

From an address.
Folder 172

Hugh W. Ferrier.

 

Administration of water rights in California. -- Reprint from California law review, 44:5 (1956), 833-52.

Folder 173

Water reservations for areas of origin / Elmer G. Stahl [et al]

 

-- In The Commonwealth (part two), 33:15 (1957), 45-68. -- (Transactions of the Commonwealth Club of California; vol. 51, no. 3).

Folder 174

[The Commonwealth Club of California - documents pertaining to water problems, including confidential study section minutes, reports, etc. -- 1958-63 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (11 items)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeographed.
Folder 175

Keith Creighton King and Earl Warren, Jr.

 

The Tahoe controversy - compact or litigation? -- 1959.

Physical Description: 37 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
With: pertainent correspondence attached.
Folder 176

Henry Holsinger.

 

Procedures and practice before the State Water Rights Board. -- [195-?]

Physical Description: 17 l.

Scope and Content Note

Delivered at Conference on Legal Problems in Water Resources, sponsored by School of Law, University of California, Riverside.
Folder 177

Irrigation water rights. -- [195-?]

Physical Description: [72] l. (= v-x, 41-106)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 178

Bay area awaits appeal on water depletion tax ruling. -- From Oakland Tribune, Wednesday, April 3, 1963.

Physical Description: 1 clipping.
 

IV. Maps, sketches, photographs, diagrams, tables

Folder 179

L. I. Hewes and J. W. Roe.

 

Diagram for the complete solution of Kutter's Formula. -- [1909]

Physical Description: 1 folded blueprint.

Scope and Content Note

From Transactions of the American Institute of Mining Engineers, 40 (1909), 454.
Folder 180A

Irrigation map of Central California: to accompany report on the irrigation resources of Central California. -- [s.l.]: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of Experiment Stations, Irrigation Investigations, 1912.

Physical Description: 1 folded map within covers.

Scope and Content Note

Prepared in cooperation with the Conservation Commission of California.
Folder 180B

Irrigation map of Northern California: to accompany report on the irrigation resources of Northern California. -- [s.l.]: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of Experiment Stations, Irrigation Investigations, 1912.

Physical Description: 1 folded map within covers.

Scope and Content Note

Prepared in cooperation with the Conservation Commission of California.
Folder 181

Sketches: California sewer farms [sketchbook] -- [19--]

Physical Description: 44 (i.e. 88) p. + blanks.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 182

[The beginnings of cooperative irrigation in California: notes, typewritten draft, code citations, lists of California water companies, etc. -- 1919 ]

Physical Description: 1 envelope (12 items).
Folder 183

[California water law: notes, memoranda and newspaper articles on court decisions, etc. -- 195-? ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (8 items).
Folder 184

Notes on several topics of California water law, taken from manuscript awaiting publication / [Hutchins] -- [195-?]

Physical Description: 11 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 185

[Underground water: reports, memoranda, correspondence, etc. pertaining to laws and regulations. -- 1915-41 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (5 items).
Folder 186

[California water development: memoranda, correspondence, mimeographed material, newspaper clippings, maps, etc. on Feather River and other developments. -- 1959 ]

Physical Description: 1 envelope (ca. 20 items).
 

Colorado

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 6, Folder 187

Irrigation statutes, revised statutes of Colorado, 1908, also laws passed by the Seventeenth General Assembly relating to irrigation, and Supreme Court decisions. -- Denver, Colo.: [State Engineer], 1909.

Physical Description: 284 p.
Folder 188

Brief of the United States of America: adjudication proceedings, Grand Valley Project, Colorado / prepared by Ethelbert Ward and A. R. Honold. -- [s.l.]: U.S. Reclamation Service, State District Court, Colorado, 1912.

Physical Description: 114 l.
Folder 189

The Conservancy Act of Colorado: an act to provide for the organization of conservancy districts and to define the purposes and powers thereof. -- Denver, Colo., 1922.

Physical Description: 63 p. -- (Colorado Legislature. Senate bill; no. 2).
Folder 190

The Moffat Tunnel Law: a bill for an act to provide for the creation of an improvement district to be called The Moffat Tunnel Improvement District... -- Denver, Colo.: Published by Authority, 1922.

Physical Description: 17 p. -- (Colorado. General Assembly. Senate bill; no. 3).
Folder 191

The State of Wyoming, Complainant, vs. The State of Colorado: decree [and opinion of the Court] -- [s.l.]: Supreme Court of the United States, 1936.

Physical Description: 11 l. -- (No. 10, Original, October term, 1935)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
A water use suit.
Folder 192

[Colorado State Water Code. -- Vol. 6, rev. -- 1953 ]

Physical Description: [112] p. (= 430-541)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
With: Supplement (1957), pp. 63-79, and Session Laws (1959), pp. 824-826.
Folder 193

A bill for an act relating to water, relating to the production, distribution, and use of underground water... -- [195-]

Physical Description: 12 l. -- (Colorado General Assembly. Senate bill; no. 206).
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 194

By-laws, rules and regulations of the Denver-St. Vrain Municipal Irrigation District: law relating to irrigation districts of Colorado, passed by the Fifteenth General Assembly, effective April 3, 1905. -- Denver, Colorado: The District, 1911.

Physical Description: 31 p.
Folder 195

Manual of rules and regulations for filing claims to water in the Office of the State Engineer of Colorado. -- Denver, Colo.: [The Engineer], 1930.

Physical Description: 28 p.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 196

Hatfield Chilson.

 

Adjudication and administration of water rights in the State of Colorado. -- [194-?]

Physical Description: 30 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 197

Gilbert F. Nelson.

 

Water litigation affecting Federal - State relationships. -- [1951]

Physical Description: 16 l.
 

Address to Convention, Colorado River Water Users, Las Vegas, Nevada, December, 1951.

Scope and Content Note

In folder with: memorandum to Hutchins.
Folder 198

J. M. Dille.

 

A brief history of Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District and the Colorado-Big Thompson Project. -- [s.l.]: Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District, 1958.

Physical Description: 72 p., 1 folded map.
Folder 199

Proceedings of 1959 Water Law Section Meeting, Colorado Bar Association, October 15, 1959. -- Colorado Springs, Colo.: The Association, 1959.

Physical Description: vi, 52 p.

Scope and Content Note

61st Annual Convention, Colorado Bar Association, October 15-17, 1959.
Folder 200

Edward J. Farmer.

 

Colorado's ground-water problems: water and the law. -- Fort Collins, Colo.: Colorado State University Experiment Station, 1960.

Physical Description: 25 p. -- (The Station's bulletin; 505-S).
Folder 201

David J. Miller.

 

Ground water, liability or asset, child or foundling. -- [1961]

Physical Description: 10 l.

Scope and Content Note

Delivered to Four States Irrigation Council and the Upper Missouri River Basin Water Users Association, Denver Colorado, January 13, 1961.
Folder 202

H. B. Walker.

 

Notes from observations of irrigation in the Arkansas River Valley. -- [19--]

Physical Description: 8 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 202A

Haynes, H. N.

 

The distribution of water : power and duties of irrigation officials in Colorado. -- Fort Collins : The Agricultural Experiment Station of the Agricultural College of Colorado, 1901.

Physical Description: 31 p. -- (Bulletin ; 67)
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 203

[Colorado water law: notes and memoranda. -- 19--, 1961 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (5 items).
Folder 204

[Hutchins?]

 

Certain features of the water law of Colorado. -- [19--]

Physical Description: 81 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
 

Hawaii

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 6, Folder 205

Hawaii Irrigation Act: an act establishing a Hawaii Irrigation Authority... -- 1955.

Physical Description: 15 l. -- (Hawaii Legislature. Act 245 - Session Laws 1953, as amended by Act 138, Session Laws 1955)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 206

An act providing for underground water law for the Territory of Hawaii. -- [1955]

Physical Description: 4 l. -- (House bill; no. 13)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 207

An act to conserve, protect and regulate the ground water resources of the Territory, to define and establish certain rights pertaining thereto, and to amend Chapter 101, Revised Laws of Hawaii 1955, relating to artesian wells. -- 1957.

Physical Description: 6 l. -- (Hawaii Legislature. Senate bill; no. 13) (S. D.; 2)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 208

An act relating to investigation, study and inventory of the water resources of the Territory, planning for the development, conservation and use of such water resources; establishing and providing certain duties and functions for the Hawaii Water Authority; amending and repealing inconsistent laws; and making an appropriation. -- 1957.

Physical Description: 10 l. -- (Hawaii Legislature. Act 22) (Senate bill; no. 708).

Scope and Content Note

With: 2 other states of the bill attached.
Folder 209

An act to conserve, protect and regulate ground-water resources of the Territory; to define and establish certain ground-water rights and uses; to require the reporting of ground-water use; providing for the creation of a commission on ground-water resources and preseribing its powers and duties; and making an appropriation. -- 1959.

Physical Description: 22 l. -- (Act 274) (Senate bill; no. 8)

Scope and Content Note

With: committee reports and another state of the bill attached.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 210

Rules and regulations for protection, construction, operation and maintenance of wells in the city and county of Honolulu, State of Hawaii, as amended by Resolution no. 29, 1959. -- Honolulu, Hawaii: Board of Water Supply, [1959]

Physical Description: 14 p.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 211

H. A. Wadsworth.

 

A historical summary of irrigation in Hawaii. -- [Honolulu, Hawaii]: Hawaiian Sugar Planters' Association, 1933.

Physical Description: 40 p.

Scope and Content Note

In The Hawaiian planters' record, 37:3 (1933), 123-162.
Folder 212

H. A. Wadsworth.

 

Trends in irrigation practice. -- Honolulu, Hawaii: Hawaiian Sugar Planters' Association, 1937.

Physical Description: [26] p.

Scope and Content Note

Reprint from The Hawaiian planters' record, 41:4 (1937), 385-410.
Folder 213

J. A. Swezey and H. A. Wadsworth.

 

Irrigation interval control as an aid in lowering production costs. -- Honolulu, Hawaii: Hawaiian Sugar Planters' Association, 1940.

Physical Description: [20] p.

Scope and Content Note

Reprint from The Hawaiian planters' record, 44:1 (1940), 49-68.
Folder 214

University of Hawaii. Legislative Reference Bureau.

 

Oahu ground water control. -- [s.l.]: The Bureau, 1948.

Physical Description: 67 p. (The Bureau's report; no. 8).
Folder 215

Underground water law; go slow policy urged. -- 1957.

Physical Description: 1 clipping.

Scope and Content Note

From the Advertiser, February 8, 1957.
Folder 216

Hawaii Water Authority.

 

Rights to the use of water. -- 1958.

Physical Description: 25 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 217

Hawaii Water Authority.

 

Sixth annual report to the Governor for the year ended December 31, 1959. -- Honolulu, Hawaii: The Authority, 1960.

Physical Description: 23 p.
Folder 218

Hawaii. Board of Water Supply.

 

Annual report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1964. -- Honolulu, Hawaii: The Board, [1964]

Physical Description: 32 p.
Folder 219

Edward J. Morgan.

 

History and description of the Oahu Water Plan. -- Reprint from Journal American Water Works Association, 56:5 (1964), 543-548.

 

IV. Maps, sketches, photographs, diagrams, tables

Folder 220

Genetics Department, Experiment Station, Hawaiian Sugar Planters' Association.

 

An acreage census of cane varieties for the crops of 1937 and 1938. -- Honolulu, Hawaii: The Association, 1938.

Physical Description: 59 p. -- (The Station's circular; no. 71).
Folder 221

Pearl Harbor area HWA hydrographic area IV: 1957 pumpage from owners' lands; 1957 pumpage by pump operators; land holdings July 1958. -- [1958]

Physical Description: 3 l. (loose) in folder.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 222

Photographs of Hawaii / by Division of Geology, Board of Water Supply. -- [19--]

Physical Description: 1 photo album (25 l.).
 

Idaho

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 6, Folder 223

Notes on the irrigation laws of Idaho and government regulations relating to rights of way over public lands: Weir tables and instructions to irrigators / compiled by the State Engineer. -- [s.l.: The Engineer], 1903.

Physical Description: 67 p.
Folder 224

Land and irrigation laws of the State of Idaho. -- [s.l.]: State Board of Land Commissioners, 1911.

Physical Description: 201 p.
Folder 225

Laws of the State of Idaho relative to public waters, water rights and irrigation / compiled by A. C. Hindman. -- Boise, Idaho: Idaho Irrigation and Drainage Code Commission, 1915.

Physical Description: vii, 303 p.
Folder 226

S. Clare Mower, Plaintiff, v. J. B. Bond, Defendant: memorandum decision in respect to temporary injunction. -- U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho, Southern Division, 1925.

Physical Description: 9 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 227

Supplement to Water Laws of Idaho: as contained in the eighth biennial report of the Department of Reclamation of the State of Idaho, 1933-34. -- Boise, Idaho: State Department of Reclamation, 1935.

Physical Description: 40 p.
Folder 228

Water laws, State of Idaho. -- [s.l.]: The Department of Reclamation, 1947.

Physical Description: 305 p.
Folder 229

[Underground water legislation: drafts, correspondence, newspaper clipping, 2 issues of Idaho reclamation news, photograph, etc., all pertaining to a bill drafted by the Idaho State Reclamation Association (Twin Falls, Idaho) with major assistance from Hutchins. -- 1948-49]

Physical Description: 1 envelope (9 items).
Folder 230

An act relating to the underground water resources of the state; defining such waters as ground waters and declaring them to be subject to appropriation for beneficial use... -- 1951.

Physical Description: 8 l. -- (Idaho Legislature. Senate bill; no. 123)
 

-- ---, typewritten copy showing numbered sections of the Idaho Code (4 l.), with notes in shorthand (4 l.).

Folder 231

Ground water statutes: Idaho code 42-226 to 239 inclusive.

 

-- Reprint from Eighteenth biennial report of the Department of Reclamation, State of Idaho, 1953-54, pp. 35-45.

Folder 232

Ed Wagner... [et al], Claimants vs Elwood Grimes, Respondent: findings, decision and order of the local Ground Water Board for Canyon County, Idaho. -- State of Idaho Department of Reclamation, 1954.

Physical Description: 3 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 233

Idaho code: general laws: Title 42 - irrigation and drainage - water rights and reclamation. -- [1957]

Physical Description: 21 p. (incomplete)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Supplement to 1947 code.
Folder 234

[Idaho code: general laws: parts of titles 42, 43, 82a, all relating to water law. -- 19-- ]

Physical Description: 1 envelope containing [66] l. in 2 stapled compilations.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
On one compilation is stapled a card with the legend Yes Idaho, on the other, similarly, is No Idaho.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 235

State of Idaho, The Carey Act: a compilation of the Federal and State laws and the rules and regulations pertaining to the entry of land under provisions of the Carey Act in the State of Idaho / compiled by Heber Q. Hale. -- [s.l.]: The State Board of Land Commissioners, 1912.

Physical Description: 79 p.
Folder 236

Manual of instructions for filing water right applications in the office of the State Engineer of Idaho. -- [s.l.: The Engineer], 1916.

Physical Description: 11 p.
Folder 237

Rules of practice and procedure of the Public Utilities Commission of the State of Idaho. -- [Boise, Idaho: The Commission], 1918.

Physical Description: 20 p.
Folder 238

Blue Sky law and regulations concerning investment companies. -- [s.l.]: State of Idaho, Department of Finance, Blue Sky Bureau, 1927.

Physical Description: 37 p.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 239

The National Reclamation Act: progress of the government surveys in the Boise and Payette Valleys: a statement of the plans and purposes of the Payette-Boise Water Users' Association. -- [s.l.]: Board of Directors of the Payette-Boise Water Users' Association, [1905]

Physical Description: 25 p.: map.
Folder 240

Sixth annual report of the State Land Department of the State of Idaho: Carey Act lands. -- [Boise, Idaho]: The Board, 1912.

Physical Description: 38 p.
Folder 241

S. D. Taylor.

 

Carey Act projects: report on the industrial development of Idaho, accomplished by the reclamation of desert lands by actual irrigation under the Carey Act. -- Boise, Idaho: [s.n.], 1913.

Physical Description: 15 p.
 

IV. Maps, sketches, photographs, diagrams, tables

Folder 242

Map of Carey Act lands in the Twin Falls section of Southern Idaho. -- Twin Falls, Idaho: W. E. Palmer & Co., [1912?]

Physical Description: 1 folded map within covers.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 243

Hutchins.

 

[The Idaho law of water rights: notes, draft, corrections from early drafts. -- 1956]

Physical Description: 1 file folder.
Folder 244

[Hutchins]

 

Idaho: state policy; watercourse and diffused surface water differentiated; salvaged waters; waste and seepage waters; statutes [summary of Idaho water rights law] -- [195-]

Physical Description: [199] l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
 

Illinois

Box Box 6, Folder 245

Fred L. Mann and Harold H. Ellis.

 

Illinois water-use law: review draft. -- [196-]

Physical Description: 337 p.
 

Kansas

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 7, Folder 246

An act relating to irrigation and providing for the establishing of pumping plants for irrigation in western Kansas, and providing for the creation of a Board of Irrigation, Survey, Experiment and Demonstration... 1913.

Physical Description: 6 p. -- (Kansas Legislature. Chapter 214-Laws of 1913).
Folder 247

The State of Kansas..., Plaintiff, v. The Kansas State Board of Agriculture, et al., Defendants: syllabus by the Court. -- 1944.

Physical Description: 17 l. -- (No. 36,041)

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 248

Laws governing the appropriation of water for beneficial use / prepared by George S. Kn app and Warden L. Noe. -- Topeka, Kansas: State Board of Agriculture, 1945.

Physical Description: 16 p.
Folder 249

An act relating to appropriation of water for beneficial uses... -- 1955.

Physical Description: 17 p. -- (Kansas Legislature. Senate bill; no. 297).
Folder 250

An act relating to water and the conservation, protection, control and regulation of water and to prevent waste and unreasonable use of water... -- 1955.

Physical Description: 22 p. -- (Kansas Legislature. House bill; no. 342).
Folder 251A

A. B. Williams, Appellant, vs. The City of Wichita, Kansas... [et al], Appellees: brief of Appellees [J. H. Baumann and Marguerite Marie Jacobson, Plaintiffs, vs. Robert V. Smrha, as Chief Engineer of the Division of Water Resources of the Kansas State Board of Agriculture, Defendant: brief of Defendant] -- Topeka, Kansas: The U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 1955.

Physical Description: 15, 64 p. -- (The Court's civil actions; nos. 5222 and T-1228)

Scope and Content Note

The second of these two briefs serves as an appendix to the first.
Folder 251B

J. H. Baumann and Marguerite Marie Jacobson, Appellants, vs. Robert V. Smrha..., Defendant-Appellee, and The City of Wichita, Kansas..., Intervener-Appellee: motion to dismiss or affirm and brief. -- Topeka, Kansas: U.S. Supreme Court, 1956.

Physical Description: 27 p.
Folder 251C

J. H. Baumann and Marguerite Marie Jacobson, Plaintiffs, vs. Robert V. Smrha..., Defendant, and City of Wichita, Kansas, Intervener [judgement] -- U.S District Court, [1955]

Physical Description: 8 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 252

An act relating to appropriation of water for beneficial uses, amending sections 82a-701... [et al] -- 1957.

Physical Description: 20 p. -- (Kansas Legislature. Senate bill; no. 399).
Folder 252.1

-- ---: [another copy, as amended by House Committee] -- 1957.

Physical Description: 19 p.
Folder 253

The Water Appropriation Act as amended and supplemented by the Legislature of 1957. -- [1957]

Physical Description: 10 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 254A

Cities of Hesston and Sedgwick, and Harvey Hensley... [et al], Appellees, vs. R. V. Smrha, Chief Engineer, Division of Water Resources, Kansas State Board of Agriculture, Topeka, Kansas, and the City of Wichita, Kansas, Appellants: brief of amicus curiae. -- Topeka, Kansas: Supreme Court of the State of Kansas, 1958.

Physical Description: 86 p. -- (No. 41,077).
Folder 254B

-- ---: abstract of Appellants. -- Topeka, Kansas: Supreme Court of the State of Kansas, 1958.

Physical Description: 65 p. -- (No. 41,077).
Folder 255

[Kansas code: chapter 414. -- 1959 ]

Physical Description: [2] p. (= 815-816)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 256

Kansas water rights. -- [191-?]

Physical Description: 9 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon
Folder 257

A state program of water resources development containing recommendations for specific measures to deal with current emergency drought conditions... / prepared by the Governor's Water Committee. -- Topeka, Kansas: [The Committee], 1940.

Physical Description: 66 p.

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: a report to the Governor
of Kansas.
Folder 258

George S. Knapp and Warden L. Noe.

 

Information relative to diversion and appropriation of water and beneficial use under Kansas laws. -- Topeka, Kansas: Kansas State Board of Agriculture, 1942.

Physical Description: 18 p.
Folder 259A

The appropriation of water for beneficial purposes: a report to the Governor on historic, physical and legal aspects of the problem in Kansas / by a Committee appointed by him to study and investigate the laws of the state... -- Topeka, Kansas: [The Committee], 1944.

Physical Description: 79 p.

Scope and Content Note

Cover title.
Folder 259B

Conference of the Governor's Committee on the appropriation of water in Kansas. -- Topeka, Kansas: [The Committee], 1944.

Physical Description: 185 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Held in Supreme Court Room, State House, Topeka, Kansas, October 16-17, 1944.
Folder 260

Conference on proposed changes to water appropriation laws of 1945: proposal no. 3 / Legislative Council Committee on Agriculture and Livestock. -- 1954.

Physical Description: 34 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 261

Water... its appropriation for beneficial use: containing laws of Kansas relating to water appropriation / report of the Kansas State Board of Agriculture. -- Topeka, Kansas: The Board, 1955.

Physical Description: [22] p. -- (Vol. 64, no. 320)
Folder 262

Report on the laws of Kansas pertaining to the beneficial use of water / Kansas Water Resources Board. -- Topeka, Kansas: The Board, 1956.

Physical Description: 155 p. -- (Bulletin; no. 3).
Folder 263

State water plan studies: part A - preliminary appraisal of Kansas water problems: section 2. Cimarron Unit / Kansas Water Resources Board. -- Topeka, Kansas: The Board, 1958.

Physical Description: 124 p.
Folder 264

Historical summary of laws and court decisions relating to water rights and the appropriation and use of water in Kansas and Nebraska. -- [195-?]

Physical Description: 9 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 265

L. W. Furness, C. V. Burns and M. W. Busby.

 

Kansas streamflow characteristics, part 6B: base flow distribution. -- [s.l.]: Kansas Water Resources Board, 1966.

Physical Description: 139 p. -- (The Board's technical report; no. 6B).
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 266

[The Kansas law of water rights: typewritten drafts and corrections. -- 195- ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (9 items).
Folder 267

Kansas topics and page numbers [summary of water law. -- 195-? ]

Physical Description: 64 l.
Folder 268

[Kansas water law: notes on cases. -- 195-? ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (3 items).
 

Michigan

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 7, Folder 269

An act to amend the title and sections 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 and 9 of Act no. 245 of the Public Acts of 1929, entitled An act to create a stream control commission to have control over the pollution of any waters of the state and the great lakes... -- 1949.

Physical Description: [4] p. -- (Michigan 65th Legislature. Enrolled House bill; no. 251).
Folder 270A

Proposed surface water law for Michigan. -- [195-?]

Physical Description: 19 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 270B

Summary of proposed surface water law for Michigan. -- [195-?]

Physical Description: [4] l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 270C

Background and analogous legislation, proposed surface water law for Michigan. -- [195-?]

Physical Description: 14 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 271

Raleigh Barlowe.

 

Population pressure and food production. -- Reprint from Land economics, 25:3 (1949), 227-239.

Folder 272

Raleigh Barlowe.

 

Proposed water rights legislation in Michigan. -- Reprint from Land economics, 26:3 (1950), 300-305.

Folder 273

Raleigh Barlowe.

 

Wanted - water rights for Michigan irrigators. -- In Michigan farm economics, 89 (1950), 3.

Folder 274

Raleigh Barlowe.

 

Water rights for irrigation in Michigan. -- Reprint from the Quarterly bulletin of the Michigan Agricultural Experiment Station, Michigan State College, East Lansing, 36:1 (1953), 30-38.

 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 275

Michigan Supreme Court decisions relating to water rights [notes. -- 195-? ]

Physical Description: [22] l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 276

[Michigan water law: notes and analyses, including material obtained from M. Sharkoff. -- 195-? ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (6 items).
 

Montana

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 7, Folder 277A

State of Montana: water right laws: civil code. -- 1905.

Physical Description: [12] l.

Scope and Content Note

Ditto.
Folder 277B

State of Montana: water right laws: revised codes of Montana of 1907. -- 1911.

Physical Description: [18] l.

Scope and Content Note

Ditto.
Folder 278

Montana irrigation district law: Chapter 153, Session laws: Seventeenth Legislative Assembly, 1921. -- Helena, Mont.: Public Service Commission, 1921.

Physical Description: 36 p.
Folder 279

Laws affecting water and water rights, irrigation districts and drainage districts: enacted by the Eighteenth Legislative Assembly of the State of Montana. -- [s.l.: Secretary of State], 1923.

Physical Description: 79 p.
Folder 280

State Water Conservation Board, State of Montana: Chapter 35: Extraordinary Session, Twenty-third Legislative Assembly, 1933: as amended by Chapter 95 of the Session laws of the Twenty-fourth Legislative Assembly, 1935, and Chapters 96 and 97 of the Session laws of the Twenty fourth Legislative Assembly, 1935. -- Helena, Mont.: [s.n.], 1935.

Physical Description: 19 p.
Folder 281

An act relating to ground waters; defining ground waters; providing for the appropriation of ground waters; providing for the designation of ground water areas and sub-areas; providing for claims of prior rights to be filed with the State Engineer... -- [1955]

Physical Description: 14 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Introduced to Montana Legislative Assembly in 1955 but not passed.
Folder 282A

Columbia Interstate Compact: approved: December 29, 1954 at Spokane, Washington / Columbia Interstate Compact Commission. -- [Spokane, Wash.: The Commission, 1955?]

Physical Description: 13 p.

Scope and Content Note

The draft of the proposed Compact as approved for submission to the 1955 legislative sessions of Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.
Folder 282B

Columbia Interstate Compact and proposed Federal consent legislation: approved December 4, 1956. -- [Spokane, Wash.: The Commission, 1956 ]

Physical Description: 17 p.
Folder 283

[Montana revised codes, vol. 6: selected pages. -- 1947; Cumulative pocket supplement, vol. 6. -- 1957 ]

Physical Description: [60] p.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 284

[Montana code: sections from title 89. -- 195-/6- ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (3 items).
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 285

Annual report on irrigation possibilities in Montana / by the Montana Irrigation Commission. -- Helena, Mont.: [The Commission], 1920.

Physical Description: 96 p.
Folder 286

Montana conserves its water: the Treasure State furnishes an answer to the challenges of drouth. -- A series of articles reprinted from Pacific builder and engineer, November and December 1936 and January, 1937.

Physical Description: [15] p.
Folder 287

Water resources of Montana and their use: part I. Water rights laws: vol. 1. Early development and abstracts of water rights laws / Montana Agricultural Experiment Station and The State Engineer, cooperating with the State Water Conservation Board and the State Planning Board. -- [s.l.: The Station?], 1941.

Physical Description: 95 p. -- (The Station's special report; no. 8)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 288

Robert G. Dunbar.

 

The search for a stable water right in Montana. -- Reprint from Agricultural history, 28 (1954), 138-149.

Folder 289

Water resources survey: Lewis and Clark County, Montana / State Engineer, in cooperation with the State Water Conservation Board and Montana State Agricultural Experiment Station. -- Helena, Mont.: State Engineer's Office, 1957.

Physical Description: 59 p., 43 l. of maps.

Scope and Content Note

Part I: history of land and water use on irrigated areas; part II: maps showing irrigated areas in colors designating the sources of survey.
Folder 290

Biennial report of the State Engineer for the period ending November 30, 1958. -- Helena, Mont.: The Engineer, 1958.

Physical Description: 25 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 291

[The Montana law of water rights: early drafts, corrections, lists of cases cited, summaries, notes, etc. -- 195- ]

Physical Description: 4 file folders.
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 292

State of Montana acting by and through the State Water Conservation Board to Montana Bank and Trust Co. as trustee: trust indenture. -- Helena, Mont.: [The Board], 1936.

Physical Description: 53 l. -- (Water conservation revenue bonds; series C).
Folder 293

[Articles of incorporation and by-laws: blank forms to be filled in. -- 193- ]

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeographs.
Folder 294

[Water marketing contract; water purchase contract; subscription and pledge agreement: blank legal forms to be filled in. -- 193- ]

Physical Description: 3 items.
 

Nebraska

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 8, Folder 295

Nebraska irrigation laws, 1903. -- Lincoln, Neb.: State Board of Irrigation, 1903.

Physical Description: [45] p. (= 1624-1668).
Folder 296

Nebraska irrigation laws, 1905. -- Lincoln, Neb.: State Board of Irrigation, 1905.

Physical Description: 48 p.
Folder 297

Irrigation laws of the State of Nebraska, in force July 7, 1911. -- Lincoln, Neb.: State Board of Irrigation, Highways and Drainage, 1911.

Physical Description: 72 p.
Folder 298

Irrigation and water power laws of the State of Nebraska, in force July 17, 1913. -- [s.l.]: The State Board of Irrigation, Highways and Drainage, 1913.

Physical Description: 79 p.
Folder 299

Irrigation and water power laws of the State of Nebraska, inforce July, 1915. -- Lincoln, Neb.: State Board of Irrigation, Highways and Drainage, 1915.

Physical Description: 98 p.
Folder 300

1921 irrigation and water power laws of the State of Nebraska. -- Lincoln, Neb.: Department of Public Works, 1921.

Physical Description: 142 p.
Folder 301

1923 irrigation and water power laws of the State of Nebraska. -- [s.l.]: Department of Public Works, 1923.

Physical Description: 170 p.
Folder 302

1927 irrigation and water power laws of the State of Nebraska. -- [s.l.]: Department of Public Works, 1927.

Physical Description: 163 p.
Folder 303

1931 irrigation and water power laws of the State of Nebraska. -- [s.l.]: Department of Public Works, 1931.

Physical Description: 199 p.
Folder 304

Laws governing irrigation, water power and drainage of natural lakes of the State of Nebraska. -- [s.l.]: Department of Roads and Irrigation, 1936.

Physical Description: 243 p.
Folder 305

Albert Howard.

 

Nebraska v. Wyoming: discussion of the pleadings concerning the intervention of the United States, filed to December 31, 1940. -- [1940]

Physical Description: 33 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Suit pending in U.S. Supreme Court.
Folder 306

Legislative bill no. 460: a bill for an act relating to irrigation; to provide rules for the regulation and conservation of ground water... -- 1941.

Physical Description: 12 p. -- (Nebraska Legislature)

Scope and Content Note

With: a later draft (mimeograph) containing proposed amendments to be offered in committee, and correspondence.
Folder 307

A. E. Chandler.

 

Memorandum re: Nebraska v. Wyoming: 89 Led 1355, June 11, 1945. -- [1945]

Physical Description: 11 l.

Scope and Content Note

Ditto.
Folder 308

[Nebraska water law: documents pertaining to the regulation of groundwater through legislation. -- 194-? ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (4 items).
Folder 309

[Nebraska code: chapter 46 - irrigation. -- 195-? ]

Physical Description: [85] p. (from various revisions)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 310

Rules governing matters coming before the State Board of Irrigation, Highways and Drainage. -- [s.l.: s.n.], 1914.

Physical Description: 28 p.

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: State of Nebraska.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 311

Twenty-fourth biennial report of the Department of Roads and Irrigation: volume II - Bureau of Irrigation, Water Power and Drainage... 1941-1942. -- Lincoln, Neb.: [s.n.], 1942.

Physical Description: 82 p.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 312

[Nebraska water law: notes, summaries, case citations. -- 195-? ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (16 items).
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 313

Application for a permit to appropriate the waters of the State of Nebraska for irrigation. -- [s.l.]: State of Nebraska, Department of Roads and Irrigation, 1938.

Physical Description: 1 l. -- (Form 111-1-4 - Irrigation).
 

Nevada

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 8, Folder 314

Water law of Nevada, embracing all amendments to the present time / compiled in the Office of State Engineer. -- Carson City, Nev.: [The Engineer], 1921.

Physical Description: 31 p.
Folder 315

Water law of Nevada, embracing all amendments to the present time: also the Stock Watering Act of April 1, 1925, the 1931 Range Law and an act relating to the conservation of underground waters / compiled in the Office of the State Engineer. -- Carson City, Nev.: [The Engineer], 1933.

Physical Description: 43 p.
Folder 316

Nevada water law / compiled by the Department of the State Engineer. -- Carson City, Nev.: The Department, 1937.

Physical Description: 53 p.
Folder 317

An act to provide for the conservation and distribution of underground waters, providing for the designation of artesian well besins and defining such wells and providing the method of appropriating the waters thereof. -- 1939.

Physical Description: 7 l. -- (Nevada Legislature) (Chapter 178)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
In amended and expanded form.
Folder 318

Nevada water law / compiled by the Department of the State Engineer. -- Carson City, Nev.: The Department, 1945.

Physical Description: 63 p.
Folder 319

An act to amend the title of and to amend an act entitled An act to provide for the conservation and distribution of underground waters... -- 1947.

Physical Description: 13 p. -- (Nevada Legislature. Senate bill; no. 6).
Folder 320

Nevada water law / compiled by the Department of the State Engineer. -- Carson City, Nev.: The Department, 1950.

Physical Description: 69 p.
Folder 321

Nevada water law / compiled by the Department of the State Engineer. -- Carson City, Nev.: The Department, 1952.

Physical Description: 73 p.
Folder 322

Nevada water law / compiled by the Department of the State Engineer. -- Carson City, Nev.: The Department, 1953.

Physical Description: 75 p.
Folder 323

An act to amend an act entitled An act to provide for the conservation and distribution of underground waters, providing for the designation of artesian well basins and defining such wells and providing the method of appropriating the waters thereof... -- 1955.

Physical Description: 6 p. -- (Nevada Legislature. Senate bill; no. 104)

Scope and Content Note

Reprinted with adopted amendments.
See also #317.
Folder 324

[1957 water bills from the Nevada Legislature: Senate bills nos. 11, 191 and Assembly bills nos. 201, 202] -- 1957.

Physical Description: [24] p. in various pagings.
Folder 325

[Nevada revised statutes]: title 48 - water. -- [s.l.: State Engineer, 1957 ]

Physical Description: [87] p.

Scope and Content Note

Statutes 532.010 - 537.010.
Folder 326

The State of Nevada, Ex Rel Hugh A. Shamberger, State Engineer, Plaintiff, vs. The United States of America, Defendant: Plaintiff's opening brief. -- United States District Court for the District of Nevada, [1957]

Physical Description: 29 l.

Scope and Content Note

Called: the Hawthorne Case.
With: Summary of Hawthorne Case (1957).
Folder 327

Nevada irrigation, drainage and water conservancy districts: title 48 - water, chapters 539-541, inc. / prepared by Division of Water Resources. -- [Carson City, Nev.: The Division, 1958 ]

Physical Description: 149 p.
Folder 328

Nevada water laws: title 48 - water, chapters 532 to 538, inc., also chapter 542: title 18 - executive dept., chapter 232 (State Department of Conservation and Natural Resources) / prepared by Division of Water Resources. -- [Carson City, Nev.: The Division, 1958 ]

Physical Description: 117 p.
Folder 329

[Nevada code: chapters 128, 129, 130, 361 and 362. -- 1959 ]

Physical Description: [4] p.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 330

Henry Thurtell and Gordon H. True.

 

A report on irrigation laws and litigation in Nevada. -- Reno, Nev.: University of Nevada, Agricultural Experiment Station, 1909.

Physical Description: 57 p. -- (The Station's bulletin; no. 69).
Folder 331

Proceedings of Tenth Nevada Water Conference, Carson City, Nevada, October 18 and 19, 1956. -- [Carson City, Nev.]: State Engineer, 1957.

Physical Description: 63 p.
Folder 332

Biennial report of the State of Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Carson City: including the Divisions of Forestry, State Lands, State Parks, Water Resources, Oil and Gas Conservation. -- Carson City, Nev.: The Department, 1964.

Physical Description: 104 p.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 333

[The Nevada law of water rights: case citations and corrected sheets from drafts. 1954?]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (5 items).
 

New Mexico

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 8, Folder 334

State Corporation Commission of New Mexico: constitutional provisions and laws relating to the State Corporation Commission, defining its powers and duties, etc., prescribing procedure as to hearing of complaints and grievances, and providing for filing of tariffs and schedules with the Commission by all public service corporations. -- Santa Fe, New Mexico: The Commission, 1912.

Physical Description: 19 p.
Folder 335

Irrigation laws of New Mexico / compiled by the Board of Water Commissioners. -- [s.l.: The Commissioners, 1914 ]

Physical Description: 66 p.
Folder 336

Irrigation laws of the State of New Mexico: with an index of decisions of the State Board of Water Commissioners, opinions renedered [sic] by the Attorney General and water decisions by the Supreme Court / compiled by the State Engineer for the Board of Water Commissioners. -- Santa Fe, New Mexico: [The Board], 1920.

Physical Description: 116 p.
Folder 337

An act relating to artesian wells and artesian basins; providing for the control and regulation of artesian wells... -- [1935]

Physical Description: 4 p. -- (New Mexico Legislature. Senate bill; no. 66) (Chapter 43, Session laws of 1935)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 338

An act giving the consent and approval of Congress to the Rio Grande compact signed at Santa Fe, New Mexico, on March 18, 1938. -- 1939.

Physical Description: 9 p. -- (U.S. Legislature. House resolution; 4997)
Folder 339

Chapter 131, Session laws of 1931, and Chapter 122, Session laws of 1933, relating to underground water laws. -- [193-?]

Physical Description: [2] p.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 340

State of New Mexico on the relation of John H. Bliss, State Engineer, Plaintiff, vs. Bert Troy Dority, Defendant... S. A. Lanning, Jr., Defendant... [and] Loman Wiley, Defendant: decision of the Court. -- [1950?]

Physical Description: 4 p. -- (Nos. 13791, 13883 and 14928)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
With: Memorandum attached.
Folder 341

[New Mexico statutes: water laws. -- 1953, 1959, 1961]

Physical Description: [143] p. in various pagings.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 342

Water laws of New Mexico: 1957 supplement to chapter 75 of the New Mexico statutes annotated, 1953 / S. E. Reynolds, State Engineer. -- Indianapolis, Indiana: Allen Smith Company, 1957.

Physical Description: 34 p.
Folder 343A

L. J. Cartwright... [et al], Plaintiffs-Appellants, vs. Public Service Company of New Mexico, a New Mexico corporation, Defendant-Appellee: [opinion and decision of the Court] -- Supreme Court of the State of New Mexico, 1958.

Physical Description: 29 l.
Folder 343B

L. J. Cartwright, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants, vs. Public Service Company of New Mexico, a New Mexico corporation, Defendant-Appellee: dissenting opinion on motion for rehearing. -- Supreme Court of the State of New Mexico, 1959.

Physical Description: 10 l. -- (No. 6172).
Folder 344

In the matter of the applications of the City of Albuquerque (nos. RG-961, RG-962, and RG-963): City of Albuquerque, Applicant-Appellee, S. E. Reynolds, State Engineer, Respondent-Appellant. -- Supreme Court of the State of New Mexico, [1961]

Physical Description: 34 l.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 345

By-laws of the Santa Genoveva Community Acequia of Las Cruces, New Mexico. -- [Santa Genoveva: Commissioners of the Santa Genoveva Community Acequia, 1909]

Physical Description: [6] p.
Folder 346

Manual of revised rules, regulations and requirements for filing claims to water rights under laws of 1907 as amended. -- Santa Fe, New Mexico: State Engineer, 1913.

Physical Description: 15 p.
Folder 347

Manual of revised rules, regulations and requirements for filing applications for permit to appropriate water, under laws of 1907 as amended. -- Santa Fe, New Mexico: State Engineer, 1915.

Physical Description: 15 p.
Folder 348

Copy of the by-laws and rules and regulations of the Carlsbad Mutual Water Company: as amended to January 15, 1935. -- [Carlsbad, New Mexico: The Company], 1935.

Physical Description: 32 p.
Folder 349

Rules and regulations for the drilling of water wells, exploratory holes and test wells in declared underground water basins. -- Santa Fe, New Mexico: Office of State Engineer, [1949?]

Physical Description: 18 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
With: Memorandum and news clipping attached.
Folder 350

Manual of rules and regulations for proceeding before the State Engineer under the laws affecting the underground waters in declared basins in New Mexico. -- Revised. -- Santa Fe, New Mexico: State Engineer, 1950.

Physical Description: 39 p., 1 map.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 351

Manual of revised rules, regulations, requirements and instructions: under laws affecting the public waters: for proceeding before the Office of the State Engineer of New Mexico. -- [Santa Fe, New Mexico: State Engineer, 19-- ]

Physical Description: 20 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
With: Rules of procedure for filings on waters from an underground source (2 p.) and Supplementary rules and regulations... regarding the enforcement of certain laws now in existance, pertaining to the regulation of wells in the Pecos Valley Artesian Conservancy District (2 p.).
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 352

Eighth biennial report of the State Engineer of New Mexico for the 15th and 16th fiscal years or from July 1st, 1926 to June 30th, 1928. -- Santa Fe, New Mexico: State Engineer, 1928.

Physical Description: 343 p.
Folder 353

Benjamin Osuna.

 

Digest of constitutional and statutory provisions on water and water courses in the State of New Mexico. -- 1936.

Physical Description: 48 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 353.1

-- ---: [typewritten draft]

Physical Description: 49 l.
Folder 354

Benjamin Osuna.

 

Digest of New Mexico cases on water and water courses. -- 1936.

Physical Description: 51 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 355

[Water law court decisions: newpaper clippings. -- 1950 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (3 items).
Folder 356A

Charles D. Harris.

 

Beneficial use, preferential rights, problems in transfer of water rights, and other problems under New Mexico statutes. -- [1957]

Physical Description: [7] p.

Scope and Content Note

From address to Second Annual Water Conference, New Mexico A & M College, November 7 & 8, 1957.
Folder 356B

Second Annual Water Conference, New Mexico A & M College, November 7 & 8, 1957. -- [s.l.]: The College, Agricultural Experiment Station, Agricultural Extension Service, [1957]

Physical Description: 109 p.
Folder 357

Third Annual Water Conference, New Mexico State University of Agriculture, Engineering, Science, November 6 & 7, 1958. -- [s.l.]: The University, [1958]

Physical Description: 146 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: Preliminary draft program attached.
Folder 358

[Fourth Annual Water Conference, New Mexico State University, November 5-6, 1959: mimeographed handouts. -- 1959 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (3 items).
Folder 359

Robert Emmet Clark.

 

The Pueblo rights doctrine in New Mexico. -- Reprint from New Mexico historical review, 35:4 (1960), 265-283.

Folder 360

Robert Emmet Clark.

 

New Mexico water law since 1955. -- Reprint from Natural resources journal, 2:3 (1962) 484-561.

Folder 361

Robert Emmet Clark.

 

Legislative notes. -- Reprint from Natural resources journal, 2:3 (1962), 383-387.

Folder 362

Robert Emmet Clark.

 

The Pueblo rights doctrine in New Mexico. -- [196-?]

Physical Description: 22 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 363

W. I. Ettleman.

 

Answers to questions by Mr. Wells Hutchins including a brief prepared by New Mexico WPA and the Arizona decision of Boquillas Land and Cattle Co. v. the St. David Cooperative Commercial & Developing Association. -- [19--]

Physical Description: 10, 11 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 364

Herbert W. Yeo.

 

[Report as to the past, present and contemplated future irrigation in the drainage area of the Rio Grande in New Mexico. -- [19--]

Physical Description: 336, 57 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Includes: list of ditches.
 

IV. Maps, sketches, photographs, diagrams, tables

Box Box 9, Folder 365

Santa Fe NM and vicinity / compiled by the Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce. -- Santa Fe, New Mexico: The Chamber, 1925.

Physical Description: 1 folded map.
Folder 366

New Mexico. -- Philadelphia, Penn.: N. W. Ayer & Sons, [19--]

Physical Description: 1 map.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 367

[The New Mexico law of water rights: penned and typewritten notes. -- 19-- ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (4 items).
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 368

[Community ditches/acequias: notes, tables, reports, etc. -- 1909-25 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (14 items).
Folder 369

Refunding program for Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District, State of New Mexico, bonds. -- [s.l.]: The District's Bondholders' Committee, 1938.

Physical Description: 35 p.
Folder 370

Application for permit to construct dam for livestock water or for silt retention and control. -- [1945]

Physical Description: 2 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: memorandum attached.
Folder 371

[Fourth Annual New Mexico Water Conference, Water and water law, November 5-6, 1959: materials from the conference, including itinerary and handout for the talks given in Section A meeting by Hutchins, Robert Emmet Clark and T. T. Sanders] -- 1959.

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items).
Folder 372

University of New Mexico bulletin: School of Law announcements, 1960-61, 1961-62. -- Albuquerque, New Mexico: The University, 1960.

Physical Description: 28 p. -- (Whole number 500 catalog series; vol. 73, no. 8).
Folder 373

[Applications and notices for the appropriation of water in New Mexico. -- 19-- ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (5 items).
 

North Dakota

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 9, Folder 374

Applications for water rights [from the North Dakota irrigation code, Senate bill no. 1] -- 1905.

Physical Description: 9 p.
Folder 375

North Dakota irrigation code [1905] -- In Proceedings of the Third Irrigation Congress held at Bismarck, North Dakota, January 25-26, 1905, pp. 70-85.

Folder 376

[Wells A. Hutchins]

 

A bill to provide for the repayment of construction charges on account of reclamation projects in accordance with the ability of the lands to make repayments... [draft. -- 1937 ]

Physical Description: 9 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
With: correspondence.
Folder 377

Text of North Dakota water conservation law, approved March 6th, 1937 [An act to provide for the creation, the powers, the duties, the authority and the jurisdiction of the State Water Conservation Commission... -- [s.l.]: North Dakota Water Conservation Commission [1937?]

Physical Description: 24 p.

Scope and Content Note

In envelope with: 2 earlier drafts (House bill 125), House and Senate journals detailing some of the history of the bill, and pertinent newspaper clippings.
Folder 378

[North Dakota revised water code (title 61) for 1943 and supplements for 1945, 45, 49, 51, 53, 55, 57, and 59]

Physical Description: [8] l.
Folder 379

North Dakota water laws, including irrigation, water power and drainage. -- [s.l.]: State Water Conservation Commission, 1945.

Physical Description: 182, [21] p.
Folder 380

Supplement, North Dakota water laws, including irrigation, water power and drainage: laws passed at the 1945, 1947, 1949 and 1951 Legislative sessions. -- Bismarck, North Dakota: State Water Conservation Commission, 1951.

Physical Description: 70 p.
Folder 381

Supplement, North Dakota water laws, including irrigation, water power and drainage: laws passed at the 1953 Legislative session. -- Bismarck, North Dakota: State Water Conservation Commission, 1953.

Physical Description: 23 p.
Folder 382

Supplement, North Dakota water laws, including irrigation, water power and drainage: laws passed at the 1955 Legislative session. -- Bismarck, North Dakota: State Water Conservation Commission, 1955.

Physical Description: 45 p.
Folder 383

1957 supplement, North Dakota water laws, including irrigation, water power, drainage, park districts and related resolutions. -- [s.l.]: North Dakota State Water Conservation Commission, 1957.

Physical Description: 44 p.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 384

Circular of instructions for filing applications for water rights in the Office of the State Engineer of North Dakota (in force after March 1, 1927) -- [s.l.: The Office], 1927.

Physical Description: [5] l., [2] l. of maps.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 385

George H. McMahon.

 

Report on the Knife River Project. -- [191-?]

Physical Description: 4 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 386

Officials mapping irrigation plans: Federal irrigation expert co-operating with State in organizing set-up; Bank of N.D. to make loans. -- In The Leader, 5:43, February 18, 1937, pp. 1, 8.

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper story.
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 387

[Applications, contract and report for proposed irrigation, water conservation and construction projects (forms to be filled in) -- 1937]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (4 items).
Folder 388

[North Dakota: directory of officials, boards and institutions and brochure on the State Capital. -- 1937 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items).
Folder 389

Application for a permit to divert and appropriate the water of the State of North Dakota [to be filled in] -- [19--]

Physical Description: 2 p.
 

Oklahoma

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 9, Folder 390

Compilation of laws pertaining to the Oklahoma Planning and Resources Board / compiled by Division of State Planning. -- [s.l.]: The Division, 1937.

Physical Description: xiii, 99 l.
Folder 391

Don McBride.

 

Water laws of Oklahoma, April 15, 1940. -- Oklahoma City, Okla.: Oklahoma Planning and Resources Board, 1940.

Physical Description: 26 p.
Folder 392

Underground water law (proposed) / [Oklahoma Planning & Resources Board. -- 1941 ]

Physical Description: 12 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 393

Water laws of Oklahoma, May 1950 / compiled by Oklahoma Planning and Resources Board. -- Oklahoma City, Okla.: The Board, 1950.

Physical Description: 32 p.
Folder 394

[Oklahoma statutes annotated (1951): title 82. -- 1951, 1959 ]

Physical Description: [57] p. in various pagings.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 395

An act to be known as Oklahoma Ground Water Law of 1955; regulating and controlling rights to appropriate and to withdraw ground water through a system of registration, permits, licenses and limitations, and providing priorities thereon... -- 1955.

Physical Description: 44 p. -- (Oklahoma Legislature. Senate Agriculture Committee substitute for Senate bill no. 145).
Folder 396

[Enrolled water bills of 1955: Senate no. 308, House no. 986, House joint resolution 520. -- 1955 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (3 items). -- (Oklahoma Legislature).
Folder 397

[Water bills and resolutions of 1957: Enrolled Senate bill nos. 363 and 368, Senate bill no. 138 (and engrossed bill no. 138 as amended), enrolled Senate joint resolution no. 41, engrossed Senate concurrent resolution no. 31, and enrolled House joint resolution no. 502] -- 1957.

Physical Description: 1 file folder (7 items).
Folder 398

An act: basic principles that shall govern the use and conservation of the water resources of Oklahoma [rough draft of a proposed revision of appropriation water code / Oklahoma Water Resources Board. -- 1960 ]

Physical Description: 20 l.

Scope and Content Note

With: correspondence and variant bill.
Folder 399

An act relating to water rights... extending the time in which an applicant for the use of water shall be required to complete works for beneficial use of such water... -- 1961.

Physical Description: 10 p. -- (Oklahoma Legislature. Engrossed House bill; no. 1047).

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 400

[Enrolled water bills and resolutions of 1961: Senate nos. 293, 362 and House nos. 593, 657, 762, 851, 976, 1047, Senate resolution no. 65, engrossed Senate concurrent resolution no. 3. -- 1961 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (10 items).
Folder 401

Oklahoma session laws 1963, Twenty-ninth Legislature, regular session, convened January 8, 1963, adjourned June 14, 1963 [incomplete: water related laws only] -- St. Paul, Minn.: West Publishing Co., 1963.

Physical Description: [15] l. (= 267-276, 580-584).

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 402

Rules, regulations and modes of procedure and water laws from Oklahoma statutes / compiled by Oklahoma Water Resources Board. -- [s.l.]: The Board, 1964.

Physical Description: 63 p. -- (The Board's publication; no. 8).
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 403

Oklahoma's water resources. -- Oklahoma City, Okla.: Oklahoma Planning and Resources Board, Division of Water Resources, 1953.

Physical Description: 34 p.
Folder 404

Proposed water policy for the State of Oklahoma for agriculture, municipalities, industries, recreation, wild life. -- Oklahoma City, Okla.: Oklahoma State Water Study Committee, [1956?]

Physical Description: [40] p.
Folder 405

Oklahoma's water resources: news bulletin. -- vol. 4, no. 4. -- Oklahoma City, Okla.: Oklahoma Water Resources Board, 1964.

Physical Description: [4] p.
Folder 406

Ivan Hanson.

 

Evaluating enabling laws for special districts: a case study in Oklahoma. -- Washington, D.C.: United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, 1966.

Physical Description: 37 p.
Folder 407

Oklahoma's water resources: news bulletin. -- vol. 8, no. 5. -- Oklahoma City, Okla.: Oklahoma Water Resources Board, 1968.

Physical Description: [4] p.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 408

[The Oklahoma law of water rights: notes and case citations. 1955? ]

Physical Description: 2 v. (1 loose leaf notebook and 1 binder).
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 409

Waters and water courses [numbered and classed list of topics with case citations. -- 19-- ]

Physical Description: [9] l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
 

Oregon

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 9, Folder 410

An act to provide for the appropriation of water... -- 1905.

Physical Description: 6 p. -- (Oregon Legislature. House bill; no. 51).
Folder 411

Water laws of the State of Oregon, compiled from Lord's Oregon laws and the laws of 1911 / prepared in the Office of the Board of Control, Salem, Oregon. -- Salem, Ore.: published by authority of the Legislature of Oregon, 1911.

Physical Description: 197 p.
Folder 412

Irrigation district law of Oregon, 1917. -- Salem, Ore.: State Water Board, 1917.

Physical Description: 40 p.
Folder 413

Irrigation district laws of Oregon, 1919. -- Salem, Ore.: State Water Board, 1919.

Physical Description: 34 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: House joint resolution no. 32 (1919) tipped in.
Folder 414

Drainage district laws of Oregon, 1919. -- Salem, Ore.: State Water Board, 1919.

Physical Description: 34 p.
Folder 415

Water laws of the State of Oregon, compiled from Lord's Oregon laws and session laws of 1911, 1913, 1915, 1917 and 1919, 1919 / prepared in the Office of the State Water Board, Salem, Oregon. -- Salem, Ore.: published by authority of the Legislature of Oregon, 1919.

Physical Description: 64 p.
Folder 416

Irrigation district laws of Oregon, 1921 / [compiled by] Percy A. Cupper. -- Salem, Ore.: State Engineer, 1921.

Physical Description: 51 p.
Folder 417

Corporation laws of the State of Oregon, relating to the organization and regulation of private corporations... / compiled and arranged by A. E. Gebhardt and G. A. Codding. -- Salem, Ore.: State Printing Department, [1923]

Physical Description: 116 p.
Folder 418

Water laws of the State of Oregon, compiled from Olson's compilation of Oregon laws and the session laws of 1921 and 1923. -- Salem, Ore.: [s. n.], 1924.

Physical Description: 75 p.

Scope and Content Note

On cover: Prepared under direction of Rhea Luper, State Engineer.
Folder 419

Irrigation district laws of Oregon, 1925 / [compiled by] Rhea Luper. -- Salem, Ore.: State Engineer, 1925.

Physical Description: 54 p.
Folder 420

General laws of Oregon, 1927: [Senate bills 42, 240, 229, 231, 241, 267, 283 and House bills 133, 303, 482, 448, 444, 114 and 115, all concerned with water law. -- 1927 ]

Physical Description: 14 items, attached together. -- (Oregon Legislature)
Folder 421

Water laws of the State of Oregon, compiled from Olson's compilation of Oregon laws and the session laws of 1923, 1925 and 1927. -- Salem, Ore.: [State Engineer], 1928.

Physical Description: 90 p.

Scope and Content Note

On cover: Prepared under direction of Rhea Luper, State Engineer.
Folder 422

Irrigation district laws of Oregon, 1929 / [compiled by Rhea Luper] -- Salem, Ore.: State Engineer, 1929.

Physical Description: 104 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: 1931 supplement and 1933 Second special session supplement tipped in.
Folder 423

Water laws of the State of Oregon, compiled from Oregon code 1930 and Oregon laws 1931. -- Salem, Ore.: [State Engineer], 1931.

Physical Description: 93 p.

Scope and Content Note

On cover: Prepared under the direction of Chas. E. Stricklin, State Engineer.
With: 1937 supplement tipped in.
Folder 424

Water laws of the State of Oregon, compiled from Oregon compiled laws annotated and Oregon laws 1941. -- [s.l.: s.n.], 1941.

Physical Description: 94 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: table of comparative sections, Oregon code 1930 and Oregon compiled laws 1940 (typewritten) tipped in.
Folder 425

Hydroelectric Act of Oregon. -- Salem, Oregon: Hydroelectric Commission of Oregon, 1954.

Physical Description: 15 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: 2 sheets of citations laid in.
Folder 426

An act relating to the control and regulation of rights to appropriate, the manner of obtaining and the use of ground water... -- 1955.

Physical Description: 16 p. -- (Oregon Legislature. House bill; no. 26).
 

-- ---, engrossed bill (1955) with first Conference Committee report, first house amendment and first Senate amendment laid in folder.

Folder 427

[Oregon laws 1959 relating to water from the State code. -- 1959 ]

Physical Description: [7] p. (= 116-117, 758-760, 1563-1564)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 428

Water laws of Oregon, Oregon revised statutes / prepared under the direction of Lewis A. Stanley. -- [s.l.]: State Engineer, 1958.

Physical Description: 116 p.
Folder 429

Water laws of Oregon, Oregon revised statutes / prepared under the direction of Lewis A. Stanley. -- [s.l.]: State Engineer, 1960.

Physical Description: 116 p.
Folder 430

Natural resource legislation 1961: laws enacted by the 51st Legislative Assembly, State of Oregon / compiled by State Committee on Natural Resources. -- Salem, Ore.: [The Committee], 1961.

Physical Description: 302 p.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Box Box 10, Folder 431

Rules, regulations, forms and practice of the Office of State Engineer and State Water Board, relative to the control, distribution and use of the water resources of Oregon / compiled by Percy A. Cupper. -- Salem, Ore.: Office of the State Engineer, 1916.

Physical Description: 70 p. -- (The Office's bulletin; no. 6).
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 432

John H. Lewis.

 

The need of water legislation in Oregon. -- Salem, Ore.: Office of State Engineer, 1907.

Physical Description: 32 p. -- (Special report; no. 1).
Folder 433

Will R. King.

 

Law of water conservation and use: address before the Oregon State Bar Association at Portland, Oregon, November 17, 1908. -- Salem, Ore.: State Engineer, 1908.

Physical Description: 30 p.

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: Supplement to the second biennial report of the State Engineer.
Folder 434

Report of the State Land Board relative to the reclamation of desert lands granted the State under the provinions of the Carey Act for the period commencing October 1, 1906, and ending September 30, 1908 to the Twenty-fifth Legislative Assembly, regular session, 1909. -- Salem, Ore.: [The Board], 1909.

Physical Description: 88 p.
Folder 435

John H. Lewis.

 

The Oregon system of water titles. -- Salem, Ore.: Office of the State Engineer, 1912.

Physical Description: [16] p. -- (The Office's bulletin; no. 2).
Folder 436

Report of the Oregon Conservation Commission to the Governor. -- Salem, Ore.: [The Commission], 1912.

Physical Description: 149 p.
Folder 437

Elwood Mead.

 

Report on the Columbia River and Minor tributaries [to the Secretary of War] -- Washington, D.C.: War Department, Office of the Chief of Engineers, 1932.

Physical Description: 7 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 438

Charles E. Stricklin.

 

Fifteenth biennial report of the State Engineer to the Governor of Oregon, December 1, 1932 [to] June 30, 1934. -- [Salem, Ore.: Office of the State Engineer], 1934.

Physical Description: 27 l.
Folder 439

George T. Cochran.

 

Duty of water in the legal sense. -- [1941]

Physical Description: 7 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.

Scope and Content Note

Address before the 31st Oregon Reclamation Congress, Ontario, Oregon, September 30, 1941.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 440

[The common-law riparian doctrine in Oregon: notes, summaries, etc. -- 1956-7? ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (11 items).
 

South Dakota

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 10, Folder 441

Circular of requirements and regulations concerning the filing of claims to water rights upon both ditches and reservoirs under the irrigation code. -- [s.l.]: State Engineer's Office, 1906.

Physical Description: 8 p.
Folder 442

A bill for an act entitled, an act providing for the organization and management of irrigation districts... -- [1917]

Physical Description: 81 p. -- (South Dakota Legislature. House bill; no. 86)

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: Reprinted.
Folder 443

South Dakota code -- 1939 : waters. -- [1939]

Physical Description: 137, 5 p.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 444

South Dakota laws pertaining to irrigation and irrigation districts: volume II. -- Brookings, S. D.: South Dakota State Planning Board, 1937.

Physical Description: 49 l.
Folder 445

Alma S. Cook... [et al], Plaintiffs, vs Robert H. Evans... [et al], Defendants: notice of motion. -- Circuit Court of South Dakota, Eighth Judicial Circuit, 1937.

Physical Description: 3 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 446

A bill entitled, An act relating to waters, ground waters and wells... -- 1955.

Physical Description: 7 l. -- (South Dakota Legislative Assembly, 34th Session. Amended House bill; no. 515).
Folder 447

Water laws passed at the thirty-fourth session of the Legislature of the State of South Dakota. -- 1955.

Physical Description: [31] p. (= 506-536).
Folder 448

[South Dakota code: waters. -- 1957-61 ]

Physical Description: [9] l. (from various editions)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 449A

Memorandum opinion re: Knight v. Grimes, et al. -- Circuit Court of the Fourth Judicial Circuit, State of South Dakota, 1962.

Physical Description: 10 l.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 449B

W. W. Knight, Plaintiff vs. J. W. Grimes... [et al], Defendants: judgement [and] Defendants' proposed findings of fact and conclusions of law. -- Circuit Court, Third Judicial Circuit, 1963.

Physical Description: [4] l.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 449C

W. W. Knight, Plaintiff and Appellant, vs. J. W. Grimes... [et al], Defendants and Respondents: appeal from the Circuit Court of Brookings County, South Dakota. -- Supreme Court of the State of South Dakota, 1964.

Physical Description: 9 l.
Folder 450

Water laws, State of South Dakota: water rights law. -- 1963.

Physical Description: 22 p.
Folder 450.1

-- ---: [containing pasted insertions bringing the laws up to date for 1966.

Scope and Content Note

In envelope with: correspondence.
Folder 451

[Drafts for acts relating to water conservancy districts and creating the State Water Conservation Commission. -- 19-- ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items).

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 452

Constitution of the South Dakota Reclamation Association. -- [s.l.]: The Association, 1938.

Physical Description: [3] p.
Folder 453

Rules and regulations for appropriation of water by the United States. -- [s.l.: Office of the State Engineer, South Dakota], 1940.

Physical Description: [4] l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 454

Samuel H. Lea.

 

Irrigation in South Dakota. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of Experiment Stations, 1909.

Physical Description: 60 p. -- (The Office's bulletin; 210).
Folder 455

[South Dakota Reclamation Association (= South Dakota Irrigation Committee): bulletins and minutes from meetings. -- 1937-38 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (9 items).
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 456

143 Northwestern reporter: St. Germain Irrigation Co. v. Hawthorn Ditch Co. et al (Supreme Court of South Dakota. Sept. 23, 1913 ) [citing of laws with annotations. -- 1913? ]

Physical Description: 5 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 457

[Rapid Valley, South Dakota - ditches: Circuit Court judgement re: The Lone Tree Ditch Company... [et al] vs. The Cyclone Ditch Company... [et al] (1900); minutes of meeting of delegates from the various ditch companies of Rapid Valley (1938); notes. -- 1938 ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (3 items).
Folder 458

Instructions to applicants for water rights [circular] -- [s.l.]: Office of State Engineer, [19--]

Physical Description: 2 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
 

Texas

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 10, Folder 459

General and special irrigation laws of the State of Texas, December 1, 1920 / compiled by Board of WAter Engineers. -- Austin, Tex.: The Board, 1920.

Physical Description: 103 p.
Folder 460

Water laws of the State of Texas, October 1925. -- Austin, Tex.: [s.n.]; for sale by Paul Juergens, [1925]

Physical Description: 216 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: repealing articles 7496, 7532 and 7537, revised civil statutes, 1925 laid in.
Folder 461

An act to provide for the organization and government of water control and improvement districts under and in accordance with the provisions of Section 59 of Article 16 of the Constitution... -- [1925]

Physical Description: 49 p. -- (Texas Legislature. Senate bill; no. 169).

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: Relating to the organization and government of water control and improvement districts and the issuance of bonds, etc. Chapter 25.
Folder 462

A bill to be entitled An act to promote the orderly conservation, development and use of the subsurface waters of this State, and to control pollution and waste of such waters in compliance with tht command of Section 59a, b, and c, of Article XVI of the Constitution of Texas... -- [1939]

Physical Description: 10 l.

Scope and Content Note

A draft of a proposed bill.
In folder with 4 other variants including one designed for California.
Folder 463

A bill to be entitled An act relating to ground water; declaration of public policy for regulation of its use... -- 1948.

Physical Description: 10 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
At head of title: Ground water code.
Approved by Water Laws Committee, 9-24-48 for submission to Texas Water Conservation Association.
Folder 464

Surface water code: a bill to be entitled An act to establish a water code, thereby consolidating and revising the law relating to water, including the use of water, the acquisition and regulation of water, the control and utilization of water, the distribution of water, etc., and declaring an emergency. -- 1948.

Physical Description: 6, 57 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Title from leaf following contents.
Approved 9-25-48 by Water Laws Committee for submission to Texas Water Conservation Association.
In folder with: Revised draft, 12-18-48 and bill: Amendments to present surface water code, 9-24-48.
Folder 465

A bill to be entitled An act to promote the orderly development, conservation and use of the underground waters of this State... -- 1948.

Physical Description: 5 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.

Scope and Content Note

District groundwater bill approved by Water Laws Committee, Texas Water Conservation Association, December 17, 1948.
Folder 466

[Sections from Texas water statutes. -- 1948, 1957-59 ]

Physical Description: [36] p. in various pagings.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 467

Complete Texas writs of error table: also Texas cases in United States Supreme Court: from earliest times. -- 9th edition. -- St. Paul, Minn.: West Publishing Co., 1955.

Physical Description: 113 p.
Folder 468A

Hidalgo County Water Improvement District Number Two, et al., Relators, v. W. R. Blalock, Judge of the 93rd District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas, et al., Respondents: motion for rehearing of Respondent, State Board of Water Engineers. -- Supreme Court of Texas, [1957]

Physical Description: 10 l. -- (Court no. A-6239).
Folder 468B

The State of Texas, et al vs. Hidalgo County Water Control and Improvement District no. 18, et al: original answer of Defendant, Hidalgo and Cameron Counties Water Control and Improvement District no. 9 to the first amended original answer of Defendant Hidalgo County Water Control and Improvement District no. 2... -- The 139th District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas, [1957]

Physical Description: 7 l. -- (Court no. C-1032).

Scope and Content Note

In folder with: correspondence.
Folder 468C

State of Texas, et al. vs. Hidalgo County Water Control & Improvement District no. 18, et al: Cross-plaintiffs' original cross-petition. -- The District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas, 93rd Judicial District, [1957]

Physical Description: 21 l. -- (Court no. B-20576).
Folder 468D

Water rights in the Lower Rio Grande Valley: an outline of the principal issues of law and fact in the case of the State of Texas vs. Hidalgo County Water Control and Improvement District no. 18, et al in the District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas / prepared by Matthews, Nowlin, MacFarlane & Barrett. -- [San Antonio, Texas: Matthews, et al., 1957 ]

Physical Description: 368 p.
Folder 468E

The State of Texas, et al. Appellants v. Hidalgo County Water Control & Improvement District no. 18, et al. Appellees: brief of Appellant. -- Court of Civil Appeals for the Thirteenth Supreme Judicial District of Texas sitting at Corpus Christi, Texas, [196-]

Physical Description: 2 v. -- (Court no. 261).

Scope and Content Note

2nd vol.: Appendix to the brief...
Folder 469A

Southern Canal Company, Appellant v. State Board of Water Engineers, et al., Appellees: amici curiae argument. -- Court of Civil Appeals for the Third Supreme Judicial District of Texas, at Austin, 1958.

Physical Description: 16 p. -- (Court nos. 10,560 and 10,561).
Folder 469B

State Board of Water Engineers, et al., Petitioners, v. Southern Canal Company, Respondent: application for writ of error. -- The Supreme Court of Texas, [1958]

Physical Description: 36 p.
Folder 469C

Southern Canal Company, Petitioner, v. State Board of Water Engineers, et al., Respondents: brief in reply to application for writ of error of Southern Canal Company. -- The Supreme Court of Texas, [1958]

Physical Description: 35 p. -- (Court nos. A-6859 and A-6860).
Folder 470A

United States of America, Plaintiff, v. States of Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, Defendants: brief of the State of Texas. -- The Supreme Court of the United States, 1958.

Physical Description: 295 p. -- (October term, 1958; no. 10, original).
Folder 470B

United States of America, Plaintiff, v. States of Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, Defendants: joint brief for the Defendant states on common questions. -- The Supreme Court of the United States, 1958.

Physical Description: 240 p. -- (October term, 1958; no. 10, original).
Folder 470C

United States of America, Plaintiff v. States of Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, Defendants: joint reply brief of the States of Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida and motion for leave to file. -- Supreme Court of the United States, 1958.

Physical Description: 67 p. -- (October term, 1958; no. 10, original).
Folder 470D

United States of America, Plaintiff, v. States of Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida: no. 10, original. -- In Supreme Court reporter, 80:15 (1960), 961-1037.

Box Box 11, Folder 471A

Opinions of the Supreme Court of Texas: Luttes et al. v. State of Texas, no. A-5858. -- In The Texas Supreme Court journal, 1:38 (1958), 478-497.

Folder 471B

J. W. Luttes et al., Petitioners v. The State of Texas, Respondent: on motion for rehearing. -- The Supreme Court of Texas, Cameron County, Tenth District, December 10, 1958.

Physical Description: 2 l. -- (Court no. A-5858).

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 472A

[State of Texas, et al., Plaintiffs v. Valmont Plantations, et al., Defendants]: what historical facts may a court notice / Plaintiffs' attorneys, Valmont Case. -- October 18, 1958.

Physical Description: 6 l.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
In the form of a letter.
Title from body of the letter.
Folder 472B

[Letters concerned with the question of whether the Spanish-Mexican law applicable to pre-Texas grants on the Rio Grande recognized a riparian irrigation right] / Plaintiffs' attorneys, Valmont Case. -- November 18, December 8, 1958.

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items).

Scope and Content Note

Directed to the District Judge, W. R. Blalock, in charge of the case.
Folder 472C

Certified copy of water grants in different jurisdictions in Mexico: taken from General Archives of the Nation, Mexico City / Virginia Taylor Houston, translator. -- 1959.

Physical Description: 108 l.

Scope and Content Note

In folder with statement from Texas Attorney General's Office concerning matters we feel to be significant in the grants..., April 21, 1959 (4 l.).
Folder 472D

Certified copy, testimony of the division of lands in the vicinity of Santo Domingo de Hoyos (1768), Victoria, Tamaulipas, Mexico / Virginia Taylor Houston, translator. -- 1959.

Physical Description: 35 l.

Scope and Content Note

In folder with Summary of the distribution of lands in Santo Domingo de Hoyos (6 l.).
Folder 472E

State of Texas, et al., Plaintiffs, v. Valmont Plantations, et al., Defendants: commentaries of Spanish and Mexican legal writers / submitted by Plaintiffs. -- 93rd District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas, [1959]

Physical Description: 47 p. -- (Court no. B-20791)

Scope and Content Note

Spanish, with English translations.
Folder 472F

State of Texas, et al., Plaintiffs, v. Valmont Plantations, et al., Defendants: legislation relating to the use of water in Spanish America / submitted by Plaintiffs. -- 93rd District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas, [1959]

Physical Description: 49 p. -- (Court no. B-20791)

Scope and Content Note

Spanish, with English translations.
Folder 472G

Memorandum on rights in waters of the Lower Rio Grande in the Spanish Colonial and Early Mexican periods / by Santiago Onate. -- January, 1959.

Physical Description: 26 (= 50), lx (= 18) p.

Scope and Content Note

Spanish, with English translation.
Folder 472H

Memorandum on the Spanish and Mexican irrigation system of San Antonio / prepared by the Water Division of the Office of the Attorney General of Texas. -- [1959]

Physical Description: 21, xxiii p.
Folder 472I

The State of Texas, et al vs Valmont Plantations et al: opinion of the trial court. -- District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas, for the 93rd Judicial District of Texas, [1959]

Physical Description: 83, 13 l. -- (Court no. B-20791).
Folder 472J

The State of Texas, et al vs. Valmont Plantations, et al: final judgement. -- 93rd District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas, October 27, 1958 [sic. = 1959]

Physical Description: [9] l.

Scope and Content Note

With: 3 further l. of text by Judge Blalock, dated September 3, 1959.
Folder 472K

The State of Texas, et al, Plaintiffs, vs. Valmont Plantations, et al, Defendants: objections and exceptions to the findings of fact and conclusions of law on behalf of Defendants Valmont Plantation, et al. -- District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas, 93rd Judicial District, October 6, 1959.

Physical Description: 2 l. -- (Court no. B-20791).

Scope and Content Note

In folder with the resulting decisions of the Court, October 30, 1959 (1 l.).
Folder 472L

The State of Texas v. Valmont Plantations, et al: exceptions of Everett Bell, et al to findings of fact and request for amended and additional findings of fact. -- 93rd District Court of Hidalgo County, Texas, October 6, 1959.

Physical Description: 35 l. -- (Court no. B-20791).

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
In folder with: correspondence of the Plaintiffs' counsel, October 13, 1959, and the resulting ruling from the Court, October 30, 1959 ([10] l.).
Folder 472M

The State of Texas, et al vs. Valmont Plantations, et al:... objections and exceptions to the findings of fact and conclusions of law filed herein by the Court; and... requests for additional findings of fact and conclusions of law... -- [October, 1959]

Physical Description: 12 l. -- (Court no. B-20791).

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
In folder with resulting rulings by the Court, October 30, 1959 (7 l.).
Folder 472N

The State of Texas, et al vs. Valmont Plantations, et al: Plaintiffs' and intervening Plaintiffs' motion for leave to file tardily objection to finding of fact and request for further conclusion of law. -- October, 1959.

Physical Description: 2 l. -- (Court no. B 20,791)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
In folder with: resulting ruling by the Court, October 30, 1959 (1 l.).
Folder 472O

The State of Texas, et al, Appellants vs. Valmont Plantations, et al, Appellees: brief for Appellants who were Plaintiffs in the trial court. -- Court of Civil Appeals for the Fourth Supreme Judicial District of Texas, [1960?]

Physical Description: 2 v. -- (Court no. 13,583)

Scope and Content Note

2nd vol. contains appendices.
Folder 472P

The State of Texas, et al, Appellants and Appellees, vs Valmont Plantations, et al., Appellees and Appellants: Appellees' brief and reply of Appellants submitted by parties who were Plaintiffs in the trial court. -- Court of Civil Appeals for the Fourth Supreme Judicial District of Texas, [1960?]

Physical Description: 124 p., 1 folded plate. -- (Court no. 13,583).
Folder 472Q

The State of Texas, et al., Appellants, vs. Valmont Plantations, et al., Appellees: supplemental memorandum supporting oral argument of Appellant, Hidalgo and Cameron Counties Water Control and Improvement District no. 9 / submitted by Garland F. Smith of Smith, McIlheran & Henkines, attorneys for the District. -- Court of Civil Appeals for the Fourth Supreme Judicial District of Texas, January 6, 1961.

Physical Description: 12 l. -- (Court no. 13,583).
Folder 472R

The State of Texas et al., Appellants, v. Valmont Plantations et al., Appellees: appeal from Hidalgo County [3 opinions] -- [Court of Civil Appeals for the Fourth Supreme Judicial District of Texas], March 29, 1961.

Physical Description: 1 file folder (3 items) -- (Court no. 13583).
Folder 472S

Valmont Plantations, et al., Petitioners v. The State of Texas, et al., Respondent: [Opinion &] dissenting opinion. -- The Supreme Court of Texas, February 14, 1962.

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items) -- (Court no. A-8465).
Folder 473

Neches River Conservation District, Appellant, vs. Brigadier General L. E. Seeman, Division Engineer, Southwest Division, Corps of Engineers, United States Army; and Colonel Harry O. Fischer, District Engineer, Fort Worth District, Corps of Engineers, United States Army, Appellees: motion for leave to file and brief for the Texas State Board of Water Engineers, amicus curiae. -- United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, [195-?]

Physical Description: 12 p. -- (Court no. 16,661).
Folder 474

The State Board of Water Engineers, et al., Appellants, vs. James T. Slaughter, et al., Appellees: amicus curiae brief. -- Court of Civil Appeals for the Eighth Supreme Judicial District of Texas at El Paso, [196-]

Physical Description: 33 p. -- (Court no. 5605).
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 475

Rules and regulations of the Board of Water Engineers for the State of Texas. -- Austin, Texas: Office of the Board of Water Engineers, 1914.

Physical Description: 26 p. -- (Circular of information)

Scope and Content Note

With: additional rules pas ed in.
Folder 476

Rules, regulations and modes of procedure / Board of Water Engineers, State of Texas. -- Austin, Texas: The Board, 1953.

Physical Description: 83 p.
Folder 476.1

-- ---: [revision], 1955.

Physical Description: 65, lxii p.
Folder 477

Rules, regulations and modes of procedure of the Texas Water Commission: 1964 revision. -- [s.l.]: The Commission, 1964.

Physical Description: [150] p. in various pagings.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 478

The need for administrative control of ground water in Texas / Texas Planning Board, Sub-committee on Ground Water. -- Austin, Texas: The Board, 1938.

Physical Description: 14 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 479

Harbert Davenport and J. T. Canales.

 

The Texas law of flowing waters with special reference to irrigation from the Lower Rio Grande. -- Brownsville, Texas: [s.n.], 1949.

Physical Description: 82 p.
Folder 480

Harbert Davenport.

 

Development of the Texas laws of waters. -- Brownsville, Texas: [s.n.], 1953.

Physical Description: 39 p.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 481

J. E. Sturrock.

 

The problem of riparian rights. -- From Texas water, September, 1953, 4-5.

Folder 482

A. A. White and Will Wilson.

 

The flow and under flow of Motl v. Boyd: the problem [and] the conclusion. -- In Southwestern law journal, 9:1 (1955), 1-26 and 9:4 (1955), 377-433

Physical Description: (2 parts).
Folder 483

William F. Hughes and A. C. Magee.

 

Changes in investment and irrigation water costs, Texas High Plains, 1950-54. -- College Station, Texas: Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1956.

Physical Description: 8 p. -- (The Station's bulletin; 828).
Folder 484

William F. Hughes and A. C. Magee.

 

Water and associated costs in the production of cotton and grain sorghum, Texas High Plains, 1955. -- College Station, Texas: Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1957.

Physical Description: 15 p. -- (The Station's bulletin; 851).
Folder 485

Frederic O. Sargent.

 

Economic appraisal of watershed programs. -- 1958.

Physical Description: 13 p.
 

Paper delivered at Water for Texas Conference, September 15-17, 1958, College Station, Texas.

Folder 486

The Texas law of water rights ready for publication. -- In Texas water, 15:9 (1959), p. 4.

Folder 487

Local water rights [Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas. -- 195- ]

Physical Description: [4] l. (= 157-160).
Folder 488

O. F. Dent.

 

Texas ground water law. -- [195-]

Physical Description: 6, [1], 8 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 489

Frederic O. Sargent.

 

Criteria for appraisal and planning water resource development agencies in Texas. -- Reprint from Land economics, 36:1 (1960), 44-51.

Folder 490

Governor's water bills enacted. -- In Texas water, 21:8 (1965), 1-2.

Folder 491

The Texas Research League analyzes water bills passed by the 59th Texas Legislature. -- Austin, Texas: The League, 1965.

Physical Description: [4] p.
Folder 492

Judges strike down ban on water sale. -- In Texas water, 22:8 (1966), p. 3.

Folder 493

Gov. Connally signs Water Adjudication Act. -- In Texas water, 23:7 (1967), 1-2.

Folder 494

[A. W. Walker, Jr.]

 

Legal history of the riparian right of irrigation in Texas since 1836. -- [19--]

Physical Description: 27 l.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
 

IV. Maps, sketches, photographs, diagrams, tables

Folder 495

Standard map of Texas. -- Chicago: Rand McNally, [19--]

Physical Description: 1 folded map.
Folder 496

[The State of Texas: showing river basins. -- 19-- ]

Physical Description: 1 folded map.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 497

[Texas court cases: citations. -- 195- ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (7 items).
Folder 498

[Texas court cases: notes. -- 196- ]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (8 items).
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 499

[Texas Water Conservation Association: various materials, including proceedings from the 3rd Annual Meeting, brochures, bulletins, memoranda, etc.] -- 1947-49.

Physical Description: 1 file folder (8 items).
Folder 500

Statement of purposes and direction: general statement of organization [Board of Water Engineers. -- 19-- ]

Physical Description: [6] l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 501

Water service report for year ended December 31, 19__ [form to be filled in] -- Austin, Texas: State Board of Water Engineers, [19--]

Physical Description: 4 p.
 

Utah

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 11, Folder 502

Water rights and irrigation: an act codifying and revising certain laws for determining and recording water rights: the new law passed by the Sixth Session of the Legislature of the State of Utah, 1905. -- [s.l.: s.n.] Printed and for sale by the Desert News, [1905]

Physical Description: 32 p.
Folder 503

Irrigation and water rights: the new law as amended by the Ninth Session of the Legislature of the State of Utah, 1911. -- Salt Lake City, Utah: Star Printing Company, 1911.

Physical Description: 39 p.
Folder 504

State land laws and rules and regulations thereon of the State Board of Land Commissioners, State of Utah: the Carey Land Act, state laws accepting same, and rules and regulations thereon. -- [s.l.]: The Board, [1913]

Physical Description: 85 p.
Folder 505

Irrigation and water rights: the new law as amended by the Eleventh Session of the Legislature of the State of Utah, 1915. -- Salt Lake City, Utah: Star Printing Company, 1915.

Physical Description: 48 p.
Folder 506

Session laws, 1919, relating to water and water rights. -- Salt Lake, Utah: [s.n.] Press of F. W. Gardiner Co., 1919.

Physical Description: 28, 12 p.

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: State of Utah.
Folder 507

Session laws, 1919, relating to irrigation districts. -- Salt Lake, Utah: [s.n.] Press of F. W. Gardiner Co., 1919.

Physical Description: 40, 11 p.

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: State of Utah.
Folder 508

Laws of the State of Utah passed at the Special Session of the Thirteenth Legislature. -- Salt Lake, Utah: Published by Authority: Press of the F. W. Gardiner Co., 1919.

Physical Description: 52 p.
Folder 509

State land laws and rules and regulations thereon of the State Land Commissioner, State of Utah: the Carey Land Act, state laws accepting same, and rules and regulations thereon. -- [s.l.]: The Commissioner, [1921]

Physical Description: 111 p.
Folder 510

State land laws and rules and regulations thereon of the State Land Commissioner, State of Utah: the Carey Land Act, state laws accepting same, and rules and regulations thereon. -- [s.l.]: The Commissioner, [1923]

Physical Description: 111 p.
Folder 511

Public Utilities Commission Act of Utah (compiled laws of Utah, 1917): as amended and added to at Sessions of the State Legislature, 1919, 1925 and 1927. -- [s.l.: s.n., 1927 ]

Physical Description: 53 p.
Folder 512

Corporation laws of Utah, as amended. -- [s.l.]: Milton H. Welling, Secretary of State, 1934.

Physical Description: 56 p.

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: State of Utah.
Folder 513

Water laws of Utah, 1941. -- [s.l.: State Engineer], 1941.

Physical Description: 95 p.
Folder 514

Water laws of Utah, 1947 / compiled by Ed H. Watson, State Engineer. -- [s.l.: The Engineer, 1947]

Physical Description: 83 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: 1949 amendments pasted in.
On cover: the name of Joseph M. Tracy is stamped over Watson's.
Folder 515

Water laws of Utah and interstate compacts and treaties / compiled by Joseph M. Tracy, State Engineer. -- [s.l.]: The Engineer, 1953.

Physical Description: 117 p.
Folder 516

[Sections from Utah water code. -- 1953, 1959]

Physical Description: [29] p. (= 139-167)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Box Box 12, Folder 517

Rules and regulations for preparing manu, profiles and drawings required to complete applications for the appropriation of water in the State of Utah / State Engineer. -- [s.l.]: The State Engineer: under authority of an act of the Legislature, 1903.

Physical Description: 8 p.
Folder 518

Rules and regulations for preparing: I. applications to appropriate water; II. proofs relative to appropriation of water; III. plans and drawings for dams; IV. specifications for dams; V. miscellaneous; VI. applications for change of point of diversion and place of use / State Engineer. -- [s.l.] The Engineer, [1911]

Physical Description: 27 p.
Folder 519

Rules and regulations governing: I. appropriation of water; II proof of appropriation; III. titles and certificates; IV. plans and drawings for dams / Office of State Engineer. -- Salt Lake City, Utah: The Office, 1930.

Physical Description: 11 p.
Folder 520

Rules and regulations for drilling wells. -- [s.l.]: The Office of State Engineer, 1942.

Physical Description: 6 p.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 521

Engineer's report. -- Salt Lake City, Utah: The Utah Water Storage Association, 1920.

Physical Description: 68 p.; 1 folded map.
Folder 522

Ralph P. Anderson.

 

Consolidation of Price Water Co., Pioneer Water Co. no. 1, Pioneer Water Co. no. 2, Allred Ditch Co., Wellington Canal Co., Carbon County, Utah: thesis. -- April 3, 1942.

Physical Description: 46 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Report to the Consolidation Committee.
Folder 523

Hubert C. Lambert.

 

State report given at the Western State Engineers Convention, Seattle, Washington, Friday, August 23, 1957. -- [1957].

Physical Description: 12 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 524

John S. Boyden.

 

Indian water rights in Utah. -- 1960.

Physical Description: 2 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.

Scope and Content Note

Outline for Institute on Water Law, Utah State Bar, March 25, 1960.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 525

[Utah water law: notes. -- 196-?]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (5 items).
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 526

Application to appropriate water for irrigation, State of Utah [forms to be filled in] -- 193-.

Physical Description: 4 p.
Folder 527

Underground water claim, State of Utah; Report of well and tunnel driller, State of Utah [forms to be filled in] -- 193-.

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items).
 

Washington

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 12, Folder 528

A water code for Washington / recommended by the Water Code Commission. -- [s.l.]: The Commission, 1913.

Physical Description: 20 p.

Scope and Content Note

A proposed code.
Folder 529

Marvin Chase.

 

The water code and its administration. -- Olympia, Wash.: Office of the State Hydraulic Engineer, 1918.

Physical Description: 53 p. -- (The Office's bulletin; no. 1)

Scope and Content Note

With: An act amending certain sections of the code (H.B. 165, 1919) laid in.
Folder 530

Irrigation laws of the State of Washington / compiled by I. M. Howell, Secretary of State. -- Olympia, Wash.: The Secretary, 1919.

Physical Description: 115 p.
Folder 531

Irrigation district laws of Washington: the Irrigation District Law of 1890 together with amendatory and supplemental acts as codified in Remington's 1915 code / brought down to date by Marvin Chase, State Hydraulic Engineer. -- Olympia, Wash.: [The Engineer], 1919.

Physical Description: 77 p.
Folder 532

State Reclamation Act and Land Settlement Act of Washington. -- Olympia, Wash.: [s.n.], 1919.

Physical Description: 16 p.
Folder 533

Marvin Chase.

 

The water code and its administration. -- Olympia, Wash.: Department of Conservation and Development, Divinion of Water Resources, 1921.

Physical Description: 59 p. -- (The Department's bulletin; no. 2).
Folder 534

Laws of the State of Washington relating to irrigation districts. -- Olympia, Wash.: Department of Conservation and Development, 1921.

Physical Description: 111 p.
Folder 535

Water code of the State of Washington [to 1921] -- [s.l.: s.n., 1921]

Physical Description: 29 p.
Folder 536

Laws of the State of Washington relating to irrigation districts / [compiled] by Fred J. Cunningham. -- Olympia, Wash.: Department of Conservation and Development, 1923.

Physical Description: 117 p.
Folder 537

Public service laws of the State of Washington relating to the powers, duties and jurisdiction of the Department of Public Works of Washington / compiled and annotated by R. E. Ostrander. -- Olympia, Wash.: [s.n.], 1927.

Physical Description: 209 p.
Folder 538

Water code relating to the regulation and control of waters within the state and rights to the use thereof. -- Olympia, Wash.: Department of Conservation and Development, Division of Hydraulics, 1929.

Physical Description: 35 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: An act relating to the payment of annual fees by claimants of water power..., 1929, laid in.
Folder 539

Water code relating to the regulation and control of waters within the state and rights to the use thereof. -- Olympia, Wash.: Department of Conservation and Development, Division of Hydraulics, 1933.

Physical Description: 35 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: amendments to 1939 (typewritten) inserted.
Folder 540

Laws of 1935 relating to flood control in the state of Washington. -- Olympia, Wash.: Department of Conservation and Development, 1935.

Physical Description: 27 p.
Folder 541

Water code relating to the regulation and control of waters within the state and rights to the use thereof. -- Olympia, Wash.: Department of Conservation and Development, Division of Water Resources, 1945

Physical Description: 39 p.
Folder 542

[Washington code: waters. -- 1951, 1957]

Physical Description: [10] p.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 543

Columbia Interstate Compact. -- Spokane, Wash.: Columbia Interstate Compact Commission, 1954.

Physical Description: 13 p.
Folder 544

State of Washington surface and ground water codes. -- Olympia, Wash.: Division of Water Resources, 1954.

Physical Description: 43 p.
Folder 545

State of Washington surface and ground water codes. -- Olympia, Wash.: Department of Conservation, Division of Water Resources, 1957.

Physical Description: 43 p.
Folder 546

An act relating to water and water rights... -- 1961.

Physical Description: 3 p. -- (Washington Legislature. House bill; no. 10)

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
Folder 547

State of Washington surface and ground water codes. -- Olympia, Wash.: Department of Conservation, Division of Water Resources, 1962.

Physical Description: 83 p.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 548

Proceedings [of the] First Conference, Washington State Land Settlement Association, held June 20-21, 1918, assembly rooms, Seattle Chamber of Commerce and Commercial Club. -- [Seattle, Wash.: The Association, 1918]

Physical Description: 19 p.
Folder 549

Proceedings of the Tenth Annual Meeting of the Washington Irrigation Institute, held at Yakim, Washington, November 24-25, 1922. -- [s.l.: The Institute, 1922]

Physical Description: 104 p.
Folder 550

Special statistical report on Reclamation Revolving Fund, land settlement, Whitestone Reclamation District, Kittitas Project and Columbia Basin Project. -- Olympia, Wash.: State of Washington Department Conservation and Development, 1925.

Physical Description: 128 p.

Scope and Content Note

Report to the Legislature in special session.
Folder 551

Fred J. Cunningham.

 

Digest of the law of waters as found in volumes 101 to 130, both inclusive, of the Washington reports. -- Spokane, Washington, 1925.

Physical Description: [32] l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 552

Donald H. Hart.

 

Feasibility of recharging basalt aquifers in the Walla Walla area, Washington. -- [s.l.]: U.S. Department of the Interior, Geological Survey, Water Resources Division, Ground Water Branch, 1957.

Physical Description: 34 l. -- (Open-file report)

Scope and Content Note

Prepared in cooperation with the State of Washington Department of Conservation, Division of Water Resources.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 553

[Washington: lists of cases. -- 1949]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items).
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 554

List of public service companies reporting to the Department of Public Works of the State of Washington as of November 30, 1927. -- Olympia, Wash.: [The Department], 1928.

Physical Description: 34 p.
 

Wyoming

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 12, Folder 555

The irrigation laws of Wyoming: codified from the revised statutes of 1899, and the session laws of 1901, 1903 and 1905. -- Laramie, Wyo.: Office of the State Engineer, 1905.

Physical Description: 46 p.
Folder 556

Irrigation laws of the State of Wyoming: codified from the compiled laws of Wyoming. -- Laramie, Wyo.: Office of the State Engineer, 1910.

Physical Description: 73 p.
Folder 557

Irrigation laws of Wyoming: in effect September 1, 1913 / compiled by A. J. Parshall. -- Laramie, Wyo.: [State Engineer], 1913.

Physical Description: 81 p.
Folder 558

Irrigation laws of Wyoming: in effect April 1, 1917 / compiled by James B. True. -- Cheyenne, Wyo.: [State Engineer], 1917.

Physical Description: 137 p.

Scope and Content Note

With: Irrigation districts session laws of Wyoming, 1920 (22 p.) tipped in.
Folder 559

Irrigation district and drainage district laws of the State of Wyoming. -- [s.l.]: State Engineer's Office, 1921.

Physical Description: 51 p.
Folder 560

Irrigation laws and laws relating thereto of the State of Wyoming, 1921 / compiled by Frank C. Emerson. -- [s.l.: State Engineer], 1921.

Physical Description: 196 p.
Folder 561

Supplement to irrigation and drainage district laws of the State of Wyoming, 1923 / compiled by C. D. Shawver. -- [Cheyenne, Wyo.: State Engineer], 1923.

Physical Description: 78 p.
Folder 562

Irrigation and drainage district laws of the State of Wyoming, 1925 / compiled by Frank C. Emerson. -- [s.l.: State Engineer], 1925.

Physical Description: 84 p.
Folder 563

Supplement to 1921 compilation of irrigation laws including amendments and additions by 17th (1923), 18th (1925) and 19th (1927) Legislatures of the State of Wyoming / compiled by John A. Whiting. -- [Cheyenne, Wyo.: State Engineer], 1927.

Physical Description: 32 p.
Folder 564

Supplementary digest of Wyoming decisions pertaining to water rights; Digest of United States District Court, Circuit Court of Appeals and Supreme Court decisions arising in Wyoming District or involving Wyoming as party / compiled by A. G. McClintock. -- [1936]

Physical Description: [14] l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 565

An act authorizing creation of the State Water Conservation Board, prescribing manner of its organization and operation, defining its powers, duties and functions, making an appropriation and declaring an emergency. -- Cheyenne, Wyo.: Wyoming Reclamation Association, 1937.

Physical Description: 3 p. -- (Wyoming 24th Legislature. Original House bill; no. 192) (Enrolled Act; no. 109).
Folder 566

Wyoming irrigation laws: existing statutes to and including 1939 session laws / compiled by L. C. Bishop and L. R. Tyson, Jr. -- [s.l.: s.n., 1939]

Physical Description: 118 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 567

Tentative draft of proposed underground water laws [in the State of Wyoming] -- [Cheyenne, Wyo.: State Engineer, 1940]

Physical Description: 10 p.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
In folder with: mimeographed cover letter.
Folder 568

[Proposed changes in the Wyoming code of water laws. -- Cheyenne, Wyo.: State Engineer's Office, 1940]

Physical Description: [7] l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeographed.
In folder with: mimeographed cover letter.
Folder 569

Wyoming irrigation laws: existing statutes to and including 1941 session laws / compiled by L. R. Tyson, Jr. -- [s.l.: State Engineer], 1941.

Physical Description: 89 p.
Folder 570

Wyoming irrigation laws, 1943 / compiled by L. C. Bishop. -- [s.l.: State Engineer], 1943.

Physical Description: 128 p.
Folder 571

An act declaring a public interest in underground water; declaring a vested right in certain uses of such water; providing for the filing in the State Engineer's Office of a statement of claim by users of existing rights... -- 1947.

Physical Description: 3 l. -- (Chapter 107, session laws of Wyoming, 1947) [Original Senate file; no. 13).

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 572

An act to provide for the reasonable, economic beneficial use without waste of the underground waters of the State of Wyoming... -- 1957.

Physical Description: 12 l. -- (Chapter 169, session laws of Wyoming, 1957) (Enrolled Act; no. 122, original House bill; no. 32)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 573

[Wyoming code: water statutes. -- 1957, 1959]

Physical Description: [98] p.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy.
With: handwritten notes inserted.
 

II. Agency rules, regulations, by-laws, articles of incorporation

Folder 574

Regulations and instructions of the Wyoming State Engineer's Office for filing application for permit to appropriate water, application for permit to construct reservoir, miscellaneous petitions / compiled by Henry G. Watson. -- Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1932.

Physical Description: 24, 25 l.; 2 folded maps.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 575

Report of Commission appointed by the Governor... to revise, codify and simplify the laws of Wyoming relative to water rights. -- Laramie, Wyo.: [The Commission], 1906.

Physical Description: 20 p.
Folder 576

Ambrose D. Hemingway.

 

Discussion of laws relating to appointment, tenure of office, and compensation of water commissioners. -- 1938.

Physical Description: [26] l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Excerpt from the preliminary draft of the 1937-38 biennial report of the Superintendent of Water Division no. 1.
Folder 577

[Wells A. Hutchins?]

 

Certain features of the water law of Wyoming. -- [193-?]

Physical Description: 41 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 578

N. B. Bennett, Jr.

 

Ground water control through legislation. -- [194-]

Physical Description: 13 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
 

IV. Maps, sketches, photographs, diagrams, tables

Folder 579A

Tabulation of adjudicated rights in Water Division number One / compiled by Martha A. Kalitz. -- [s.l.]: State Engineer's Office, 1908.

Physical Description: 106 p.
Folder 579B

-- ---, Division number Two.

Physical Description: 66 p.
Folder 579C

-- ---, Division number Three.

Physical Description: 41 p.
Folder 579D

-- ---, Division number Four.

Physical Description: 50 p.
Folder 580A

Tabulation of adjudicated rights in Water Division number Three / compiled by Louise Jabelmann. -- [s.l.]: State Board of Control, 1914.

Physical Description: 73 p.
Folder 580B

-- ---, Division number Four.

Physical Description: 98 p.
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 581

The State of Wyoming: proof of construction of reservoir; Proof of appropriation of water [forms to be filled in] -- [19--]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 copies).
 

Amassed General and Miscellaneous Materials

 

I. Laws, statutes, legislative bills, court proceedings

Box Box 13, Folder 582

A bill to recognize and confirm the authority of arid and semiarid States relating to the control, appropriation, use, or distribution of water within their geographic boundaries, and for other purposes. -- 1956.

Physical Description: 8 p. -- (U.S. House of Representatives, 84th Congress, 2nd Session. House resolution; 8347).
Folder 583

Model water use act: an act concerning the conservation and regulation of the water resources of the State by the creation of a water resources commission, etc. -- [19--]

Physical Description: 39 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
At head of title: Final draft.
Label attached, addressed to Hutchins, from National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws, Chicago, Ill.
 

III. Articles, circulars, reports, newspaper clippings, memoranda, conference proceedings, etc.

Folder 584

R. P. Teele.

 

Public control of waters. -- From New York State Library review of legislation 1907-8, 123-130.

Folder 585

H. S. Yohe.

 

Organization, financing, and administration of drainage districts. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1917.

Physical Description: 37 p. -- (The Department's farmers' bulletin; 815).
Folder 586

George R. Boyd.

 

Drainage district assessments: a study of present practices in assessing benefits under the state drainage laws /... in collaboration with R. A. Hart. -- Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1924.

Physical Description: 70 p. -- (Department bulletin; no. 1207).
Folder 587

John A. Widtsoe.

 

An examination into the conditions on the Lethbridge Northern Irrigation District, Alberta, Canada: a report submitted to the Premier of Alberta. -- Edmonton, Alberta: [s.n.], 1925.

Physical Description: 26 p.
Folder 588

Ethelbert Ward.

 

Memorandum: Federal irrigation water rights. -- Denver, Colo., 1930.

Physical Description: 17 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 589

[Edward M. Parmelee]

 

Existing legislation concerning subterranean waters: [brief] -- 1934.

Physical Description: 20 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 590

[Edward M. Parmelee]

 

Sale of water rights and change of place and purpose of use, and point of diversion thereof: [brief] -- 1934.

Physical Description: 10 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 591

G. E. P. Smith.

 

A study of the preferential rights in the use of water and their relation to agriculture and of authority for enforcement. -- Reprint from the Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Conference, Institute of Irrigation Agriculture, American Farm Bureau Federation, March 11-13, 1936, Salt Lake, Utah.

Physical Description: 9 l.
Folder 592

Charles F. Brannan.

 

The appropriation doctrine of water rights in force in the arid western states. -- [1939?]

Physical Description: 106 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 593

Synopsis of drainage laws of the 35 states which reported organized drainage enterprises. -- [193-?]

Physical Description: [68] l. (= 355-422)

Scope and Content Note

At head of title: Part III.
Folder 594

Water law: rights to the use of the unappropriated waters in the streams of the western states; how such rights may be acquired, for what uses or purposes, and how such rights may be lost. -- [193-]

Physical Description: 46 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
Folder 595

[John E. Field]

 

A glossary of irrigation terms with comments, explanations and examples. -- [1940]

Physical Description: 46 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
With: correspondence pertaining to the use of the glossary as evidence in a court case.
Folder 596

[Cuban water law memoranda]: Law of water, Republic of Cuba; Of the irrigationists' community and its syndicates and of the irrigation juries. -- [1941]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (2 items)

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbons.
Parts of larger report.
Folder 597

Legal guide for California prospectors and miners (reprint) / compiled under the direction of L. A. Norman, Jr. -- San Francisco: California Department of Natural Resources, Division of Mines, 1952.

Physical Description: 78 p.

Scope and Content Note

Prepared as a supplement to Mineral information service, vol. 5, no. 7.
Folder 598

[Lewis A. Jones]

 

Rehabilitation of Little River drainage district, Southeastern Missouri. -- 1953.

Physical Description: 33 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
With: correspondence between Jones and Hutchins.
Folder 599

John G. Laylin.

 

Comments submitted to Committee of American Branch of the ILA on First report of the Committee on the uses of the waters of international rivers. -- 1956.

Physical Description: 54, 57 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 600

Oil and gas in California: a primer. -- San Francisco: California Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil and Gas, [1957]

Physical Description: 41 p.; 1 folded map.

Scope and Content Note

Reprinted from Summary of operations - California oil fields.
Folder 601

Burnham Enersen.

 

Perils to western water rights. -- [1960]

Physical Description: 14 p.

Scope and Content Note

Read at the National Reclamation Association, 1960 Annual Meeting, Bakersfield, California, November 17, 1960.
Folder 602

Discussion of an economic base study for the Colorado River Basin Water Quality Control Project. -- [s.l.]: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, The Project, 1961.

Physical Description: 11 l.

Scope and Content Note

Mimeograph.
Folder 603

Frank J. Trelease.

 

Water law and economic transfers of water. -- [1961]

Physical Description: 11 l.

Scope and Content Note

Delivered at the Joint Meeting of the Western and American Farm Economics Association, Fort Collins, Colorado, August 14, 1961.
See also #604.
Folder 604

M. Mason Gaffney.

 

Water law and economic transfers of water: a reply. -- [1961]

Physical Description: 12 l.

Scope and Content Note

Reply to #603.
Folder 605

Harold H. Ellis.

 

Water rights and legislation in the eastern states. -- [1964]

Physical Description: 21 p.

Scope and Content Note

Presented at a meeting of the Select Committee on Water Resources, Florida House of Representatives, Orlando, Florida, February 14-16, 1964.
Folder 606

Irrigation organizations. -- [19--]

Physical Description: 55 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten carbon.
 

IV. Maps, sketches, photographs, diagrams, tables

Folder 607

Comparative table of drainage, i.e., reclamation district laws in Arizona, Idaho, Montana and Oregon; Comparative table of drainage, i.e., reclamation district laws in Washington; Comparative table of irrigation district laws in California, Nevada, Texas, Utah, and Washington. -- San Francisco: Bradford, Kimball & Co., 1923.

Physical Description: 3 (separate) tables in folder.
 

V. Hutchin's notes, drafts, summaries, manuscript corrections

Folder 608

[Historical information on municipal irrigation in Los Angeles and San Jose, the nature of Public acequia, Recopilacion, Spanish-American irrigation laws, Spanish colonization, and Spanish irrigation in California and Texas: notes. -- 192-?]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (9 items).
Folder 609

[Ground-water cases: duplicates. -- 1938?]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (12 items).
Folder 610

[Extracts bearing upon early irrigation in America, and notes on foreign irrigation. -- 19--]

Physical Description: 73, [7] l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
Folder 611

Riparian rights under Mexican grants. -- [19--]

Physical Description: 8 l.

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten.
 

VI. Miscellaneous items

Folder 612

[The irrigation of berries: notes, articles, advertisements, charts, correspondence, etc.] -- 1915.

Physical Description: 1 envelope (13 items).
Folder 613

[Who knows - and what / The monthly supplement: materials pertaining to Hutchins' inclusion in these reference works, including forms and promotional brochures. -- 1950]

Physical Description: 1 file folder (9 items).
Folder 614

Oil: an industry of people, products, progress / prepared by American Petroleum Institute. -- New York: The Institute, [1957]

Physical Description: 1 folded brochure.