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Water Resources Department Records Guide

Record Series Descriptions

Upper Columbia River Basin Commission Records

1952-1956

Location:
Boxes 61-65
Photograph Box 1
Map Drawer 10

Quantity:
4.15 total cubic feet
2 maps (.05 cubic feet)
5 photographs (.05 cubic feet)

Arrangement: Alphabetical by topic

Series documents the activities of the Upper Columbia River Basin Commission that was responsible for coordinating the development of water resource projects and public improvement projects in eastern Oregon. Created in 1951 and abolished in 1955, the commission was headquartered in Pendleton.

Series includes correspondence with commission members; annual reports; agendas, minutes, transcripts, and correspondence dealing with district meetings and hearings; flood control and dam project reports; and publicity records and press releases. Topics covered by the records include flood control, irrigation, drainage, hydroelectric power, and navigation improvement.


 

Red Dot Separated Photographs:

Title:

Upper Columbia River Basin Commission Records

Removed from:

Box 64 / Folder 45

Transferred to:

Photograph Box 1 / Folder 14

Record type:

5 photographs

Medium:

black and white photoprints

Dimensions:

3.25 x 5.5"

Description:

Crescent Lake Project.

Views of dam, 1953.


Red Dot Separated Maps:

SERIES TITLE: Upper Columbia River Basin Commission Records

RECORDS REMOVED FROM: Box 64 / Folder 18

RECORDS TRANSFERRED TO: Map Drawer 10

TYPE OF RECORDS: 1 Map

MEDIUM: Blueprint

DIMENSIONS: 19.5" x 26"

SCALE: Not given

DESCRIPTION:
Meetings, February 18, 1955:

Malheur County Development Association, Drainage Area: Malheur River and Bully Creek, 1955

SERIES TITLE: Upper Columbia River Basin Commission Records

RECORDS REMOVED FROM: Box 64 / Folder 53

RECORDS TRANSFERRED TO: Map Drawer 10

TYPE OF RECORDS: 1 Map

MEDIUM: Blackline print with color added

DIMENSIONS: 20" x 35"

SCALE: 1" = 5000'

DESCRIPTION:
Projects: Grande Ronde Flood Control:

General Map: Grande Ronde Project. ca. 1955.

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