Economic survey, 1929 : miscellaneous reports and correspondence of Frank Adams, Elwood Mead, and others. 1929.

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Adams, Frank, 1875-1967. Economic survey, 1929 : miscellaneous reports and correspondence of Frank Adams, Elwood Mead, and others.

Economic survey, 1929 : miscellaneous reports and correspondence of Frank Adams, Elwood Mead, and others. 1929.

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United States. Bureau of Reclamation

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The Colorado River Storage Project Act of 1956 provided for the construction of Glen Canyon Dam, forming the reservoir Lake Powell behind it. Several partner institutions, including the Museum of Northern Arizona, were involved with a major project to document archaeological, environmental, and biological conditions prior to the dam's construction. Many of the images in this collection refer to this reasearch, known as the Glen Canyon Project. From the guide to the Glen Canyon (US Bu...

Mead, Elwood, 1858-1936

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Adams, Frank, 1875-1967

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Edward F. Adams was a farmer and businessman who settled in California. In California, he farmed in Santa Cruz County, was an organizer of farm cooperatives, and eventually agricultural editor and writer for the San Francisco Chronicle. He was also instrumental in the founding of the Commonwealth Club of California. Frank Adams was a distinguished professor of irrigation at the University of California Berkeley and an international consultant on agriculture. He was key t...