Dixie Project legislation, 1963-1964

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Title Dixie Project legislation, 1963-1964
Description Papers, correspondence, news articles, and text of Congressional bills about the Dixie Project, southwestern Utah
Subject Dixie Project; Water-supply--Utah--Washington County; Water resources development--Utah--Washington County; Irrigation--Utah--Washington County;Water-supply--Utah--Iron County; Water-supply--Utah--Cedar City
Contributor Clyde, George Dewey, 1898-1972; Bingham, Jay R.; Beasley, D. Otis; Bennett, Wallace F. (Wallace Foster), 1898- ; Carter, Luther J.
Additional Information Includes: Newspaper articles on Dixie Project, 1963-1964; Copies of 1953 agreements on use of Kolob Reservoir water; Applications for diversion of Crystal Creek; Congressional Record text of House bill H.R. 3279 and Senate bills S. 26 (from 1961 by Frank Moss) and 655 (from 1963 by W.F. Bennett); Statements of support from Utah Gov. George D. Clyde; Jary R. Bingham (Director of Utah Water and Power Board), Senator Wallace F. Bennett and others; 88th Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives report no. 1725, "Dixie Project, Utah, Report to accompany H.R. 3279" by D. Otis Beasley, Asst. Sec. of Interior; and final legislation, Pub. Law 88-565, approved Sept. 2, 1964, "An act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct, operate, and maintain the Dixie project, Utah, and for other purposes." Also includes article, "Grand Canyon: Colorado dams debated," by Luther J. Carter, fromScience vol. 152 (17 June 1966), p. 1600-1605
Spatial Coverage Crystal Creek (Utah); Kolob Creek (Utah); Kolob Reservoir (Utah); Virgin River Basin; Santa Clara River (Utah); Washington County (Utah)
Collection Number and Name Accn0823 bx 30 fd 8; ; John S. Boyden papers
Rights Management Digital Image Copyright 2009, University of Utah. All Rights Reserved.
Holding Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1953; 1961; 1963; 1964; 1966
Digitization Specifications Original scanned on Epson Expression 10000 XL and saved as 400 ppi TIFF. Display image generated in CONTENTdm.
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Type Text
ARK ark:/87278/s61835g2
Setname wwdl_neh
Date Created 2009-12-18
Date Modified 2010-01-07
ID 1148037
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s61835g2
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