Water Resources Department Records Guide

Irrigation Brochure

Water Resources Image-Irrigated land brochure

Irrigated land was seen as an important feature to spur community development in the early 1900s. This 1909 brochure proclaiming "Irrigation is King" was distributed by the Canby Canal Company, which sold irrigated land in the area. (Water Resources Department Records, Photographs and Negatives, 93A-011, Box 2, "Call of the Soil" brochure)

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