Papers, correspondence, news articles, and text of Congressional bills about the Dixie Project, southwestern Utah
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
Clyde, George Dewey, 1898-1972; Bingham, Jay R.; Beasley, D. Otis; Bennett, Wallace F. (Wallace Foster), 1898- ; Carter, Luther J.
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
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
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