Salt Lake County Water Conservancy District notebooks

Salt Lake County Water Conservancy District notebooks

Dates: 1934-1935

Bound handwritten notebooks containing information about the wells, water levels, and water availability for Salt Lake City, Utah between 1934 to 1935.

  • Extent: 8 v. (800 p.)(0.25 linear ft.). -- 3 folders (0.25 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Salt Lake County Water Conservancy District
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1834
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Alternative Format
Digital version available online.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Salt Lake County Water Conservancy District notebooks must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1834; Salt Lake County Water Conservancy District notebooks; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1834, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Garrie G. McKay in 1981.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Garrie G. McKay; 1981.
Subject Terms
Agriculture and Natural Resources; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History--Sources; Water and Water Rights; Water resources development--Utah--Salt Lake City; Water table--Utah--Salt Lake City; Wells--Utah--Salt Lake City
Genre / Form
Notebooks
Processing Information
Processed; Melanie Nef; August 2008.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1834
Finding Aid Title
Salt Lake County Water Conservancy District notebooks
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Melanie Nef; Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:02-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Sponsor
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Western Waters (WWDL)Grant, 2007-2010
Biographical Info:

Administrative History

Salt Lake County Water Conservancy District was created in 1951 under the Water Conservancy Act and was called the Salt Lake County Water Conservancy District until 1999 when it was changed to Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District. The District delivers water throughout the Salt Lake and Utah counties.



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