Inventory of the Lester S. Ready Papers, 1925-1946

Processed by the Water Resources Collections and Archives staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Xiuzhi Zhou
Water Resources Collections and Archives
Orbach Science Library, Room 118
PO Box 5900
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Phone: (951) 827-2934
Fax: (951) 827-6378
Email: waterarc@ucr.edu
URL: http://library.ucr.edu/wrca
© 1998
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the Lester S. Ready Papers, 1925-1946

Collection number: READY

Water Resources Collections and Archives



University of California, Riverside

Riverside, California

Contact Information:

  • Water Resources Collections and Archives
  • Orbach Science Library, Room 118
  • PO Box 5900
  • University of California, Riverside
  • Riverside, CA 92517-5900
  • Phone: (951) 827-2934
  • Fax: (951) 827-6378
  • Email: waterarc@ucr.edu
  • URL: http://library.ucr.edu/wrca
Processed by:
Water Resources Collections and Archives staff
Date Completed:
March 1993
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1998 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lester S. Ready Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1925-1946
Collection number: READY
Creator: Ready, Lester Seward, b. 1888
Extent: 1 box (6 items)
Repository: Water Resources Collections and Archives
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Shelf location: This collection is stored off-campus at NRLF. Please contact the Water Resources Collections and Archives staff for access to the materials.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Water Resources Collections and Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Water Resources Collections and Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Lester S. Ready Papers, READY, Water Resources Collections and Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Access Points

Boulder Canyon Project (U.S.)
Pine Flat Project (Calif.)
Kings River Pine Flat Association (Calif.)
Sacramento Municipal Utility District
California. Dept. of Water Resources
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Water-supply --California --San Diego
Water-power --California, Southern

Scope and Content

Unpublished reports pertaining to water power and water supply in California, compiled by Lester S. Ready, former chief engineer of the State Railroad Commission and consulting engineer.

Box BOX 1, item 1

Ready, Lester S., and H.G. Butler

 

Report to the Committee of fifteen of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce on certain phases of the power situation in Los Angeles and Southern California, 1925.

item 2

Ready, Lester S.

 

Report of effect of proposed Pine Flat Project on agricultural power costs, 1940.

item 3

Ready, Lester S.

 

Report on estimated financial result of purchase of electric distribution properties of Pacific Gas and Electric Company by Sacramento Municipal Utility District, 1946.

item 4

Ready, Lester S.

 

Report to the Directors of the Sacramento Municipal Utility District on the estimated funds required for acquisition of Pacific Gas and Electric Company properties and estimated financial results of operation of electric system, 1944 to 1963 by Sacramento Municipal Utility District, 1943.

item 5

Ready, Lester S.

 

Report on financial and economic phases Kennett Reservoir development with special reference to disposition of electric power, 1928.

item 6

Hill, Louis C., Lester S. Ready, and J. P. Buwalda

 

Report on program of water development, the City of San Diego and the San Diego metropolitan area, 1937.