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The Bureau of Reclamation : history essays from the centennial symposium /

[edited by Brit Allan Storey].

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Names: Storey, Brit Allan.
Published: Denver, Colo. : U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation : 2008.
Topics: Dams - West (U.S.) - History - Congresses. | Reclamation of land - West (U.S.) - History - Congresses. | Water-power - West (U.S.) - History - Congresses. | Hydroelectric power plants - West (U.S.) - History - Congresses. | Water resources development - West (U.S.) - History - Congresses. | Water resources. | Resource management. | Water power. | History. | United States. Bureau of Reclamation - History - Congresses.
Regions: United States, West.
Genres: Government publications | Conference papers and proceedings. | History.
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Volume 1. / Gregg N. Scott ; Larry K. Nuss ; John LaBoon -- Concrete dam evolution : the Bureau of Reclamation's contributions to 2002 / Richard Lyman Wilthshire -- 100 years of embankment dam design and construction in the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation / Timothy P. Dolen -- Historical development of durable concrete for the Bureau of Reclamation / Rodney G. TeKrony ; Glenn D. Sanders ; Billy Cummins -- History of drainage in the Bureau of Reclamation : a history of subsurface drainage in the Bureau of Reclamation / Robert E. Swain -- Evolution of the Hoover Dam inflow design flood : a study in changing methodologies / Rick Christensen ; Brent Mefford -- A struggle of needs : a history of Bureau of Reclamation fish passage projects on the Truckee River, Nevada / Karin Ellison -- Explaining Hoover, Grand Coulee, and Shasta Dams : institutional stability and professional identity in the USBR / David P. Billington ; Chelsea Honigmann ; Moira A. Treacy -- From pathfinder to Glen Canyon : the structural analysis of arched, gravity dams / Donald C. Jackson -- Origins of Boulder/Hoover Dam : siting, design, and hydroelectric power / Shelly C. Dudley -- The first five : a brief overview of the first reclamation projects authorized by the Secretary of the Interior on March 14, 1903 / Carroll Van West -- Creating an irrigator's reclamation service : I.D. "Bud" O'Donnell, civic capitalism, and the U.S. Reclamation Service in the Yellowstone Valley, 1900-1930 / Alan S. Newell -- "Did the Secretary sell us 'blue sky?'" : inclusion of Warren Act contractors in the North Platte River project / Robert L. Spude -- The path not taken : the development company of America's Hudson Resevoir project, Arizona Territory, 1898-1902 / Stephen Sloan -- Irrigation and early hydropower development in the Salt River Valley / Laura Woodworth-Ney -- Water, culture, and boosterism : Albin and Elizabeth DeMary and the Minidoka reclamation project, 1905-1920 / Robert E. Bonner -- "Law or no law!"-Elwood Mead and the struggle over power plant revenues, Shoshone project, 1926-1953 / Jessie L. Embry -- From self sufficiency to colony : the Bureau of Reclamation and Wasatch County, Utah -- Volume 2. / Sarah S. Elkind -- Private power at Boulder Dam : utilities, government power, and political realism / Douglas W. Dodd -- Boulder Dam Recreation area : the Bureau of Reclamation, the National Park Service, and the origins fo the National Recreation Area concept at Lake Mead, 1929-1936 / John W. Heaton ; Claus-M. Naske -- Hydroelectric power from Eklutna : reclamation efforts to develop Southcentral Alaska during the Cold War Era / Eric A. Stene -- The Central Valley project : controversies surrounding reclamation's largest project / W.L. Rusho -- Bumpy road for Glen Canyon Dam / Marilyn J. Koch -- The Indian Camp Dam controversy : the real Beanfield War / Jack L. August, Jr. -- Hydropolitics in the far Southwest : Carl Hayden, Arizona, and the fight for the Central Arizona project / Donald J. Pisani -- Federal reclamation in the Twentieth Century : a centennial retrospective / Donald J. Pisani -- A tale of two commissioners : Frederick Newell and Floyd Dominy / Patricia Nelson Limerick -- One hundred years of the Bureau of Reclamation : looking from the outside in / Richard H. Ives ; Robert M. Bochar -- From the Colorado River to the Nile and beyond : a century of reclamation's international activities / Brian Q. Cannon -- Farms for veterans : reclamation settlement policies and results following the World Wars / Jay Brigham -- From water to water and power : the changing charge of the Bureau of Reclamation / Stephen C. Sturgeon -- Just add water : reclamation projects and development fantasies in the Upper Basin of the Colorado River / Christine Pfaff -- The Bureau of Reclamation and the Civilian Conservation Corps : a legacy revealed / Douglas E. Kupel -- Lee's Ferry, the Colorado River, and the development of the Bureau of Reclamation / Thomas J. Aiken -- Memoirs of a bureau curmudgeon : unabridged version-politically incorrect / paul C. Pitzer -- The World Commission on Dams : a case study on Grand Coulee Dam and the Columbia River Basin project : process and lessons learned / Kevin Wehr -- The state of nature and the nature of the state : imperialism challenged at Glen Canyon.

Table of Contents for: The Bureau of Reclamation : history essa