Skip to main content

Water and Water Rights

Subject Source: Cclanarrow

Found in 140 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Watkins sound recordings, approximately 1948-1950

Identifier: MSS 146 Series 7
Scope and Contents

Contains phonograph recordings of family friends, and congressional reports from Senator Watkins. Dated approximately 1948 to 1950.

Dates: approximately 1948-1950

Paul Parrish Ashworth autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230350693]
Identifier: MSS 6016

Autobiography of Paul Parrish Ashworth a leader in the electrical industry of the western United States, 1953-1958.

Dates: 1953-1958

Joseph M. Bauman collection of photographs of Utah

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 327
Scope and Contents Collection contains 740 photographs, including 719 prints made by Brigham Young University of 594 negatives and 125 transparencies. The photographs were taken between approximately 1910 and 1929. They are photographs of places throughout Utah. Many are taken in the wilderness, especially in the mountains. There are also photographs of small towns and farms, and many of these are portraits of at least one person. There are also photographs of the interior and exterior of houses and some...
Dates: approximately 1910-1929

Wallace F. Bennett papers

Identifier: MSS 20
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, speeches, bills, legislative resolutions, press releases, and financial records that document Wallace F. Bennett's activities during his time as a senator between 1948 and 1974 in Utah and Washington D.C. The central topic of these materials (which were mostly created during Bennett's later terms in the US Senate) is the Cold War, including how to promote peaceful coexistence between the Soviet Union and America. They also reveal the immense changes that...
Dates: 1948-1984

Brief history of water rights in Settlement Canyon

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197225524336]
Identifier: MSS 2981
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typed history of issues relating to water rights in Settlement Canyon near Tooele, Utah.

Dates: 1973

Brigham Young University records on water rights

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231034940]
Identifier: UA 144
Scope and Contents

Collection includes correspondence, contracts, and deeds concerning water rights between Brigham Young University and Provo Reservoir Company in Provo, Utah between 1910 and 1916.

Dates: 1910-1916

Carter family papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230316652]
Identifier: MSS SC 2045
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letters, deeds, and miscellaneous items. The materials contain deeds to land in St. George, Utah as well as to water rights. Also included are various letters and genealogies relating to the Carter family.

Dates: 1876-1922

William Carter ledger

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233636817]
Identifier: MSS 8259
Scope and Contents Materials include a single ledger used by William Carter as president of the committee responsible for digging the Virgin Ditch in St. George, Utah, dating from 1864-1868. Includes minutes of meetings and an account ledger for labor and supplies used in building the ditch. Ledger was later used from 1888-1893 for meetings of a committee to build a duck pond, later called the St. George Fish Pond Company, for which Carter was president and which was on his property. The entries for the...
Dates: 1864-1893

Cedar Creek Tunnel Irrigation Company records, 1895-2004

 Series — Box 2: Series 2 [Barcode: 31197232579224]
Identifier: MSS 8923 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Collection contains materials pertaining to Cedar Creek Tunnel Irrigation Company. Includes ledgers, record books, and share certificates. Dates from 1895-2004.

Dates: 1895-2004

Central Utah Water Company records

Identifier: MSS 8923
Scope and Contents

Contains records from the Central Utah Water Company related to the Spring City and Cedar Creek Tunnel Irrigation Companies. Primarily includes handwritten ledgers of minutes and accounts, and water rights certificates. Dated approximately 1890-2004.

Dates: approximately 1890-2004