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The Resource South Haiwee Dam : chronology of South Haiwee Dam and earthquake damage caused by the Arvin-Tehachapi earthquake, July 21, 1952

South Haiwee Dam : chronology of South Haiwee Dam and earthquake damage caused by the Arvin-Tehachapi earthquake, July 21, 1952

Label
South Haiwee Dam : chronology of South Haiwee Dam and earthquake damage caused by the Arvin-Tehachapi earthquake, July 21, 1952
Title
South Haiwee Dam
Title remainder
chronology of South Haiwee Dam and earthquake damage caused by the Arvin-Tehachapi earthquake, July 21, 1952
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
File, dated May 1960 by the Water Engineering Design Division of the Los Angeles Dept. of Water and Power, documenting construction and maintenance of the South Haiwee Dam in Little Lake, California, built in 1913 for the Los Angeles Aqueduct, and damages to the dam sustained by the Arvin-Tehachapi earthquake of July 21, 1952.
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The file contains [3] p. of background text on the construction of the dam, located in Inyo County, 168 miles north of Los Angeles, and improvements made between 1936-1939, as well as a brief chronology of earthquakes and damage recorded at the dam between 1940 and 1952. There is a leaf of photographic paper, containing 6 small black-and-white photographs of cracks resulting from the July 21, 1952 earthquake; and 12 folded plates of blueprint drawings, cross-sections, and maps of the dam, as well as charts of vertical displacements from elevations taken July 21, 1952, points on crest, and measurements of settlement and seepage between 1913 and 1960
Label
South Haiwee Dam : chronology of South Haiwee Dam and earthquake damage caused by the Arvin-Tehachapi earthquake, July 21, 1952
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Typescript
  • Plates signed by Samuel B. Nelson, Chief Engineer of Water Works and Assistant Manager; Nelson became general manager of the LA Dept of Water and Power in 1961
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
[4] p., [13] leaves of plates (12 folded)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in brown stiff card prong fastener binder; typed paper label on upper cover with title "South Haiwee Dam: chronology of South Haiwee Dam and earthquake damage caused by the Arvin-Techachapi [i.e. Tehachapi] earthquake, July 21, 1952." Ownership inscription [?] on cover label, "C.M. Duke," of earthquake engineering specialist and UCLA professor, Charles Martin Duke. Forwarded to Special Collections by Bruce Pelz in the Science and Engineering Library, Dec. 6, 1991.
Other physical details
ill., maps, charts
System control number
  • (OCoLC)753577523
  • ucoclc753577523
Label
South Haiwee Dam : chronology of South Haiwee Dam and earthquake damage caused by the Arvin-Tehachapi earthquake, July 21, 1952
Publication
Note
  • Typescript
  • Plates signed by Samuel B. Nelson, Chief Engineer of Water Works and Assistant Manager; Nelson became general manager of the LA Dept of Water and Power in 1961
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
[4] p., [13] leaves of plates (12 folded)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in brown stiff card prong fastener binder; typed paper label on upper cover with title "South Haiwee Dam: chronology of South Haiwee Dam and earthquake damage caused by the Arvin-Techachapi [i.e. Tehachapi] earthquake, July 21, 1952." Ownership inscription [?] on cover label, "C.M. Duke," of earthquake engineering specialist and UCLA professor, Charles Martin Duke. Forwarded to Special Collections by Bruce Pelz in the Science and Engineering Library, Dec. 6, 1991.
Other physical details
ill., maps, charts
System control number
  • (OCoLC)753577523
  • ucoclc753577523

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