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Title  View of the Sacramento Valley Irrigation Project
Publisher  Chicago, Ill. : Sacramento Valley Irrigation Co.
Date  1908
Description  1 bird's eye map ; 10 x 7 in.
Subject(s)  Kuhn, W. S. (13), Sacramento Valley Irrigation Project (1), Rivers--California--Sacramento Valley (3), Irrigation--California--Sacramento Valley (14), Agriculture--California--Sacramento Valley (2), Sacramento Valley (Calif.) (66)

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Summary  Irrigation was key to the use of the Sacramento Valley for agriculture. The Kuhn California Project was designed to irrigate and sell more than 250,000 acres of farmland on the west side of the Sacramento River in Colusa and Glenn counties. It was envisoned changing an area presently used for unirrigated grain raising to family farms growing a wide variety of stock and produce, at a considerable profit to the farmer.
Sacramento Public Library, Sacramento Room
Copyright  Sacramento Public Library, Sacramento Room
SPE 979.45 S123c 1908 SAC
SPE 979.45 S123c 1908 SAC - inside front cover

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