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Chadoufs de la Haute Egypt / Zangaki.

Sposoby orosheniia pashnei. Oroshenie cherpakom (atma)

Sposoby orosheniia pashnei. Vodopod"emnaia [sic] mashina u Kirgiz

[Man with cow on shadoof?] / AB [monogram]

Water wheel

Irrigation wheels at Ahualalco [sic]

Alfalfa field & irrigation ditch, Rio Bravo Ranch

Irrigation wheel at Ahualalco [sic]

Irrigation ditch digging, Fort Morgan, Colo.

Morgan Irrigation Canal, Fort Morgan, Colo. / photo by L.C. McClure, Denver.

Group of men with horses building the Middle Loup irrigation ditch.

[Jackson Ranch--Irrigating alfalfa: filling a check--Kern County, California]

Jamaica, irrigation canal on sugar plantation

Oriental irrigation wheel

[Women and children with jars getting water from stream next to irrigation wheel]

Irrigation wheel

Summertime at the S.D. Butcher farm near Gates, Custer County, Nebraska.

[Artesian well pumping water for home and irrigation, Ormond, Fla.]

[Man in irrigated orchard, probably Pontiac, Ill.]

Irrigation wheel at U.S. Telegraph Station

Hama (Hamath). Water-wheel and aqueduct for irrigation

Costumes, characters, etc. Oriental irrigation wheel

Formosa -- Irrigation Pump

Irrigation ditch east of Cozad, Nebraska

A Nile farm, showing method of irrigation, Egypt

Irrigation ditch east of Cozad, Nebraska

[Camels drawing water from well for irrigation. 1905. Egypt]

Salt River, desert before irrigation, [Arizona]

Battle of Juarez, Insurrectos on irrigation ditch

MINIDOKA PROJECT. U.S. RECLAMATION BUREAU. MINIDOKA DESERT IN 1905, BEFORE IRRIGATION

MINIDOKA PROJECT. U.S. RECLAMATION BUREAU. MINIDOKA DESERT ON YEAR AFTER IRRIGATION BY GOVERNMENT

Irrigation in Nile Valley, and circular thrashing floors, Egypt

Arrowrock Dam, Boise irrigation project

Principal irrigation projects in western part of United States

Irrigating endless avenues of orange trees, Redlands, Calif.

Pat Crow, ex-bandit and kidnapper is making every effort at Wash. to obtain passage of a bill by which un-reclaimed land would be turned into farms and homeland for ex-soldiers as a part of the Bonus Act. Crow, on extreme rt. with members of Senate Irrigation and Reclamation Comm. before whom he presented his plan. Left to right: Senators Sheppard, Walsh, Jones, of Wash., Shrotridge, McNary, Phipps, Oddie Cameron Kendrick and Godding

[Pat Crowe & Senate Irrigation Com., 7/28/22]

The Roosevelt Dam [1] /

Air views of Palestine. Flight down the delta of the Nile to Alexandria. Gardens and Nile irrigation canals. Pyramids seen in far distance

Air views of Palestine. Flight down the delta of the Nile to Alexandria. Irrigation canals and water ways of the Nile delta showing tiny sailboats

Agriculture in Egypt. Primitive irrigation. A spiral tube cylinder turned by a crank, to raise water

Orange culture at Richon-le-Zion. Modern method of irrigation in orange orchard (underground piping)

Agriculture in Egypt. Primitive irrigation. Close-up showing method of raising water from canals by means of spiral tube

The Araba. (Southern end of the Great Jordan Rift). Negeb el-Shurk, Akaba (Elath), Gulf of Akaba and el-Kuntilla. Gulf of Akaba. Akaba. An irrigation sha'aduf. In a palm and vegetable garden; [Another view of a sha'aduf].

Ask for 113 million... A group of western senators leaving White House after urging Pres. Roosevelt to aid speedy allocation of funds for reclamation and irrigation projects in their states. Left to right: Pat McCarran, D. Nev., Carl Hatch, D. New M., Dennis Chavez (D. New Mex), Lewis B. Schwellenbach (D.Wash), Edward R. Burk (D.Neb), James P. Pope (D.Ida), Homer... Bone (D. Wash), 7/2/35

Leveling the land for irrigation on the Bosque Farms project. The tract of two thousand four hundred acres to be cultivated under irrigation. New Mexico

Main irrigation canal. Bosque Farms, New Mexico

Opening the gate that allows water to flow into the field from irrigation ditch. New Mexico

Irrigating a field. Dona Ana County, New Mexico

Water from the Rio Grande flowing through an irrigation canal. Sierra County, New Mexico

A little water for a thirsty land. Drought committee inspects artesian well irrigation project. Baca County, Colorado

Sudan. Khartoum. Dain el-Tashy. Drawing water from the Nile for irrigation

Irrigating a field. Dona Ana County, New Mexico

Constructing a new irrigation canal. Bosque Farms, New Mexico

Electrician and Irrigator, Washington, D.C., September 11. Senor Don Enrique Gongors, Chief of the Research of Irrigation of Lima, Peru, speaks to Morris L. Cooke, Chief of the World Power Conference Banquet held at Union Station

Fighting the drought and dust with irrigation. Cimarron County, Oklahoma

Leveling a field before irrigation on the proposed project at Muleshoe, Texas

Working on one of the large irrigation canals. Bosque, New Mexico

Main irrigation canal. Bosque Farms, New Mexico

Elephant Butte Dam, New Mexico

Main street of town. Shows irrigation ditch. Escalante, Utah

A possible solution to the dust problem is irrigation. This farmer is pumping water from a well to his parched fields. Cimarron County, Oklahoma

Water is precious in central Oregon and this irrigation flume comes a long way from the Deschutes River to help grow alfalfa. Oregon

Fighting the drought and dust with irrigation. Cimarron County, Oklahoma

Opening the gate that allows water to flow into the field from irrigation ditch. New Mexico

Irrigated fields. Coachella, California

Irrigation ditch along the road. Imperial Valley, California

Field worker irrigating alfalfa and barley fields. The field produces eleven cuttings of alfalfa a year, yields nine to ten tons to the acre; sold for twenty-two dollars per ton in 1936. Near Indio, Coachella Valley, California

Water supply: an open settling basin from the irrigation ditch in a California squatter camp near Calipatria

Mail boxes and irrigation gates. Imperial Valley, California

Water supply: an open settling basin from the irrigation ditch in a California squatter camp near Calipatria

Pea fields of the Imperial Valley, California. Tamarisk trees are commonly planted along the irrigation ditches for shade so necessary in this desert valley. Note water barrels

Laguna Dam. The All American Canal, when completed, will extend desert land to cultivation by irrigation in the southwestern United States

Irrigation ditch alongside the road. Imperial Valley, California

Water supply: an open settling basin from the irrigation ditch in a California squatter camp near Calipatria

Aftermath of irrigation boom and subsequent collapse of cotton in California, 1921. Nyland, California

Small cotton farmer, Kern County, California. He leases the land, and pays 1/4 of the crop for rent, also pays the water bill (irrigation). "It's come to that there's not going to be any more small farms in California. The big fellows have got us all with a ring in our nose. You take the small farmer like me--we can't come out. There's no difference hardly between me and my pickers--only I've got a place to stay out of the rain"

Irrigation pump on edge of field. Electric power typical of San Joaquin Valley farming. California

Irrigation ditch typical of western Nebraska

This pumping plant for irrigation is powered by a natural gas engine which operates at about half the cost of electricity. Tulare County, California. Butane (natural gas in tanks) as a source of power on small farms is in Tulare, Kern, San Luis Obispo, and Santa Barbara Counties, California

The All-American Canal under construction, Imperial County, California. This big earth ditch will open new territory for cultivation by bringing water for irrigation to deserts of southern California adjacent to the Imperial Valley

This family from Arkansas had one thousand dollras when they arrived in California. There are eleven children in family. They bought a forty acre piece of land on which they still owe one thousand dollars. A Farm Security Administration (FSA) loan bought them dairy cows, an irrigation plant, and seed for irrigated pasture lands. Note large vegetable garden and small house. Tulare County, California

Irrigation pump on edge of field. Electric power typical of San Joaquin Valley farming. Tulare County, California

This pumping plant for irrigation is powered by a natural gas engine which operates on cost of about 1/2 the cost of electricity, Tulare County, California. Butane (natural gas in tanks) as a source of power on small farms is being developed by the Farm Security Administration Rural Rehabilitation Program in Tulare, Kern, San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties, California

The All-American Canal under construction, Imperial County, California. This big earth ditch will open new territory for cultivation by bringing water for irrigation to deserts of southern California adjacent to the Imperial Valley

The All-American Canal under construction, Imperial County, California. This big earth ditch will open new territory for cultivation by bringing water for irrigation to deserts of southern California adjacent to the Imperial Valley

Small cotton farmer, Kern County, California. He leases the land, and pays 1/4 of the crop for rent, also pays the water bill (irrigation). "It's come to that there's not going to be any more small farms in California. The big fellows have got us all with a ring in our nose. You take the small farmer like me--we can't come out. There's no difference hardly between me and my pickers--only I've got a place to stay out of the rain"

Irrigation pump on edge of field. Electric power typical of San Joaquin Valley farming. Tulare County, California

Cherry orchards, farm lands and irrigation ditch at Emmett, Idaho

Opening gate in irrigation ditch. Fairfield Bench Farms, Montana

Getting ready to put in the pumping part of the water well for irrigation purposes on a farm near Garden City, Kansas

Cherry orchards, farm lands and irrigation ditch at Emmett, Idaho

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Irrigation ditch. Fairfield Bench Farms, Montana

Irrigation canal. Shows drop to go under road. Water has just been shut off for the season. Near Nyssa, Malheur County, Oregon

The Daugherty home. Note siphon which brings irrigation water from the opposite bench. Warm Springs district, Malheur County, Oregon. General caption 74

Potato storage cellar in Klamath Basin, where potatoes are raised under irrigation. Klamath County, Oregon

Pumping machinery and irrigation pond at cooperative well on the Davidson farm. Near Cimmaron [i.e. Cimarron], Kansas

Mr. Johnson, FSA (Farm Security Administration) client with part interest in cooperative well, using a makeshift dam of tumbleweeds and board in order to divert water from irrigation ditch to field, Syracuse, Kansas

Water running from pipe into irrigation ditch. La Pryor, Texas

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