[Letter, 1917 March 5, Portland, Ore. [to] Franklin K. Lane, Washington, D.C., and Benjamin Ide Wheeler, Berkeley, Calif. / Elwood Mead, D.C. Henny, Joseph Jacobs]. 1917.
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Elwood Mead (1858-1936) was territorial engineer and later, the first state engineer of Wyoming, 1888-1899, and author of its first water code. From 1899-1907, he was in charge of irrigation investigations for the U.S. Department of Agriculture. He was chairman of the Rivers and Water Supply Commission in Victoria, Australia, 1907-1915, professor of Rural Institutions at the University of California, 1915-1924, and Commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation from 1924 until his death in 1936....
Joseph R. Jacobs was a painter, primarily working on wagons, buggies, and sleighs, in Northboro, Massachusetts. On April 10, 1873, he formed a partnership with W[illiam?] J. Codd. From the description of Account book, 1872-1878, 1872-1874 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 261231443 Epithet: author and journalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001296.0x000300 ...