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Irrigation Project, Colorado River Indian Reservation hearings before the United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Sixty-Sixth Congress, first session, on July 16, 1919

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Indians of North America -- Colorado -- Land tenure,
  • Irrigation -- Arizona,
  • Irrigation -- California,
  • Colorado River Indian Reservation (Ariz. and Calif.)

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Number of Pages27
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The first federally funded irrigation project in the U.S. was the construction of an irrigation canal on the Colorado River Indian Reservation in Other water projects include the Navajo Indian Irrigation Project, authorized in for the irrigation of lands in part of the Navajo Nation in north-central New Mexico. []⁃ location: Rocky Mountains, Colorado, United States. The Fort Mohave Indian Reservation is an Indian reservation along the Colorado River, currently encompass acres ( km 2) in Arizona, 12, acres ( km 2) in California, and 5, acres ( km 2) in ally established in , the reservation is home to approximately 1, members of the federally recognized Fort Mojave Indian Tribe of Arizona, Counties: Clark, Mohave, San Bernardino. 1. The Colorado River was known as the Grand River until , when the name was changed by the Colorado Legislature. The change was approved by the U.S. Congress in 2. Reedy, William W., "The Grand Valley Project," paper presented at the ASCE National Water Resources and Ocean Engineering Convention, San Diego, California, April Contact Organization: Grand Valley Water Users Association Address: 24 Road City: Grand Junction, CO Fax: Phone:

As early as 18 7, Congress made its first federal appropriation for Indian irrigation in order to encourage the concentration of Indians along the lower Colorado River on the newly established Colorado River Reservation. This project, however, was . Get this from a library! San Juan-Chama reclamation project and Navajo Indian irrigation project: Hearing before the Subcommittee on Irrigation and Reclamation of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs House of Representatives, Eighty-sixth Congress, second session, on H.R. , H.R. , and S. 72, bills to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to construct, operate and . Get this from a library! Reconnaissance investigation of water quality, bottom sediment, and biota associated with irrigation drainage in the Pine River Project area, Southern Ute Indian Reservation, southwestern Colorado and northwestern New Mexico, [David L Butler; Geological Survey (U.S.);]. Individual Indian money (IIM) ledgers, IIM accounts, Land correspondence, Records relating to land allotments, Right of way easement files, Reservation area survey field notes, Klamath River reservation tract book, Records of the Hoopa Irrigation Project,

Colorado River Indian Reservation (Ariz. and Calif.) History / Military / World War II Japanese Americans Poston (Ariz.) Social Science / Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies World War, Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. See: Lawrence B. Lee, Reclaiming the American West: An Historiography and Guide ; Kathryn L. MacKay, "The Strawberry Valley Reclamation Project and the Opening of the Uintah Indian Reservation," Utah Historical Quarterly 50 (); George Thomas, The Development of Institutions Under Irrigation: With Special Reference to Early Utah Conditions; William E. . Navajo Reservoir provides the principal storage for the Navajo Indian Irrigation Project which sends water to , acres of agricultural land on the Navajo Reservation. The reservoir's surface tot acres, with about 3, acres on the Colorado side. The system supplies water for agriculture, industrial, municipal and recreational uses. Yuma Reclamation Project Sauder, Robert Published by University of Nevada Press Sauder, Robert. Yuma Reclamation Project: Irrigation, Indian Allotment, and .