Los Angeles Aqueduct (Calif.); Bombings; Water-supply--California--Management; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Los Angeles; Newspapers--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...
Photograph of Main St., Compton, showing buildings destroyed by the earthquake, including the Fargo Coffee & Tea Co., and cars crushed by the falling debris. In the distance, a crane lifts a pile of rubble, with a few onlookers.
Tales, Medieval; Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages--England--Canterbury--Poetry; English literature--Middle English, 1100-1500; Literature, Medieval; Printing--England--History--17th century; Early printed books--Specimens; Printing--Specimens