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    • Decision issued by Judge Dehy January 26, 1926

    • Decision issued by Judge Dehy January 26, 1926
    • Actions and defenses; Big Pine Creek (Calif.); Big Pine Water Association; Butler, Frank; Tate, Perl J.; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • Big Pine Water Association (BPWA) was incorporated in 1915, and its bylaws were adopted in 1916. Capital stock of the corporation was $4,000 dollars, divided into 4000 shares at one dollar per share.
    • Letter from S. S. Hayes to J. D. Black

    • Letter from S. S. Hayes to J. D. Black
    • Affidavits; Black, J. D. (John David), 1893-1960; Hayes, S. S.; Crocker, F. M.; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Old Jake Miller Ranch

    • Old Jake Miller Ranch
    • Agriculture--California--Owens Valley; Ranches--California--Owens Valley; Real property--Purchasing--United States; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Affidavit of Phil Daulque

    • Affidavit of Phil Daulque
    • Aqueducts; Rental housing; Irrigation; Los Angeles (Calif.) Board of Public Service Commissioners; Dalque, Phil; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Letter from J. H. White to J. D. Black

    • Letter from J. H. White to J. D. Black
    • Balzar, Fredrick Bennett, 1880-1934; Black, J. D. (John David), 1893-1960; Letters; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • J. D. Black (1893-1960), also known as Jack, was a merchant of Big Pine and Bishop, California. He was a leader in the fight of Big Pine for reparations from the City of Los Angeles during the Owens Valley water controversy. In the 1920s, he served...
    • Big Pine Citizen, August 27, 1927

    • Big Pine Citizen, August 27, 1927
    • Banks and banking; Watterson, W. W.; Actions and defenses; Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce; Owens Valley (Calif.)--Social conditions; Advertising; Water-supply--California--Management; Big Pine (Calif.)--History; Water rights--California--Owens...
    • The Big Pine Citizen was the weekly newspaper of Big Pine, a town in the northern Owens Valley of the California Sierras. The newspaper expressed the viewpoint of Big Pine residents on Los Angeles' control of the Owens Valley water supply during...
    • Letter to Member Mass Meeting Committee

    • Letter to Member Mass Meeting Committee
    • Big Pine Business Property Owners Association; Member Mass Meeting Committee; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Letter to Member Mass Meeting Committee

    • Letter to Member Mass Meeting Committee
    • Big Pine Business Property Owners Association; Member Mass Meeting Committee; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Letter to Member Mass Meeting Committee

    • Letter to Member Mass Meeting Committee
    • Big Pine Business Property Owners Association; Member Mass Meeting Committee; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Statement by Johnathan W. McMurry

    • Statement by Johnathan W. McMurry
    • Big Pine Canal (Calif.); Canals; Aqueducts; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles; McMurry, Johnathan W.
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Los Angeles purchasing land on Big Pine Creek

    • Los Angeles purchasing land on Big Pine Creek
    • Big Pine Creek (Calif.); Canals; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles; Real property--Purchasing--United States.
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Letter from Jess Hession to J. D. Black

    • Letter from Jess Hession to J. D. Black
    • Big Pine Creek (Calif.); Stocks; Stockholders; Meyers, Minnie; Big Pine Water Association; Hession, Jess; Black, J. D. (John David), 1893-1960; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • J. D. Black (1893-1960), also known as Jack, was a merchant of Big Pine and Bishop, California. He was a leader in the fight of Big Pine for reparations from the City of Los Angeles during the Owens Valley water controversy. In the 1920s, he served...
    • Big Pine Elementary School attendance

    • Big Pine Elementary School attendance
    • Big Pine Elementary School; School attendance; Bergman, Carl; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Letter from R. F. Del Valle to Big Pine Property Owners Association

    • Letter from R. F. Del Valle to Big Pine Property Owners Association
    • Big Pine Property Owners Association; Black, J. D. (John David), 1893-1960; Del Valle, Reginaldo F. (Reginaldo Francisco), 1854-1938; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • After a reparations bill of California was passed in April 1925, the Big Pine Property Owners Association (BPPOA) formed the Big Pine Reparations Association (BPRA) on July 29, 1925 to establish reparations claims against the City of Los Angeles...
    • Letter from Big Pine Property Owners Association to S. S. Hayes

    • Letter from Big Pine Property Owners Association to S. S. Hayes
    • Big Pine Property Owners Association; Black, J. D. (John David), 1893-1960; Hayes, S. S.; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
    • Letter from A. G. Barmore and J. D. Black to Maurice B. Browne

    • Letter from A. G. Barmore and J. D. Black to Maurice B. Browne
    • Big Pine Property Owners Association; Inman, J. M.; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Owens Valley
    • Big Pine Property Owners Association (BPPOA) was established to represent the property interests of Big Pine residents, and the organization held its first meeting on December 8, 1924. A. G. Barmore, editor and owner of the Big Pine Citizen, served...
    • Telegrams between Big Pine Property Owners Association and I. G. Lewis

    • Telegrams between Big Pine Property Owners Association and I. G. Lewis
    • Big Pine Property Owners Association; Los Angeles Examiner; Los Angeles Record; Los Angeles Times (Firm); Newspapers--California--Los Angeles; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles
    • Big Pine Property Owners Association (BPPOA) was established in December 1924 to represent the property interests of Big Pine residents. After a reparations bill of California was passed in April 1925, the BPPOA formed the Big Pine Reparations...

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