Legal services; Attorney and client; Dockweiler, Isidore B. (Isidore Bernard), 1867-1947; Dockweiler, John Henry, 1864-1941
Henry and Margaretha Sugg Dockweiler had four sons, three of whom survived infancy, including John Henry (1864-1941), Joseph Aloysius (d. 1918), and Isidore Bernard Dockweiler (1867-1947). John Henry Dockweiler's professional expertise lay in...
Construction; College campuses--California--Los Angeles
View of the Loyola University campus construction: a cottage with the sign "J. V. McNeil Company Contractors," an automobile, construction equipments, and stacks of lumber around the foundation of a building.
A view of the Port of Los Angeles, looking out towards the ocean, with a freight train in the foreground, and ships in the harbor. A sign for "E. K. Wood [Lumber]" can be seen on top of one of the buildings on the left.
Business; Motion pictures; Lumber; Laborers; Reparations; 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...