Tour of Inspection of the Columbia Basin Irrigation Project

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Title

Tour of Inspection of the Columbia Basin Irrigation Project

Subject

Irrigation -- Washington (State) -- Columbia River Valley

Description

This brochure details a tour provided by the Columbia Basin Irrigation League for members of the Congressional Committee on Reclamation and Irrigation. It features a train ride and meals along the path of the Gravity Plan, which was a proposed system of canals leading from the Pend Oreille River to the northeast corner of the Columbia Basin and a tour of Grand Coulee, where boosters from central Washington proposed the construction of large dam.

Creator

Columbia Basin Irrigation League

Source

Roy R. Gill Papers on the Columbia Basin Irrigation League, Cage 247

Publisher

Spokane: Columbia Basin Irrigation League

Date

1927

Rights

Copyright restrictions may apply

Format

text

Language

English

Type

jpeg

Identifier

db247b2f10n13

Citation

Columbia Basin Irrigation League, “Tour of Inspection of the Columbia Basin Irrigation Project,” Digital Exhibits, accessed February 27, 2021, http://digitalexhibits.wsulibs.wsu.edu/items/show/4642.