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U.S. Reports: United States v. Hartnell's Executors, 63 U.S. (22 How.) 286 (1860)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Hartnell's Executors, 63 U.S. (22 How.)...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 63; Howard Volume 22; December Term, 1859; The United States v. the Widows, Heirs, and Executors, of William E. P. Hartnell, deceased

Chadoufs de la Haute Egypt / Zangaki.

Chadoufs de la Haute Egypt / Zangaki.

Men standing next to a series of shadoofs (shadufs), devices which lift water from a stream or well for use in irrigation. Title from item. Photograph by Adelphi and Constantine Zangaki. No. 630.

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

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

Photograph shows an ox-drawn water-pumping machine being used by a Kyrgyz to irrigate fields. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 31. Title from item.

U.S. Reports: Basey v. Gallagher, 87 U.S. (20 Wall.) 670 (1875)

U.S. Reports: Basey v. Gallagher, 87 U.S. (20 Wall.) 670 (1875)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 87; Wallace Volume 20; October Term, 1874; Basey et al. v. Gallagher

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

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

Title devised by Library staff.

Water wheel

Water wheel

Drawing shows a 19th century Japanese farm worker pedaling a human-powered waterwheel. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Oct. 1878. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Fo... more

Irrigation wheels at Ahualalco sic

Irrigation wheels at Ahualalco sic

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Mule or donkey pulling wheel. Detroit Publishing Co. no. X 8347. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Alfalfa field & irrigation ditch, Rio Bravo Ranch

Alfalfa field & irrigation ditch, Rio Bravo Ranch

Photo of Kern County, California. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Farms...; Ranches...; Farm machinery' Irrigation; Artesian well; Indians Capms...; Indian ... more

Irrigation ditch digging, Fort Morgan, Colo.

Irrigation ditch digging, Fort Morgan, Colo.

Photograph shows men spread out across the land using teams of horses to dig ditches for irrigation. Fort Morgan Drug Co., Fort Morgan, Colo. Title from item.

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

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

Photograph shows three boys in a small boat on the Morgan Irrigation Canal. Title from item. Published by the Fort Morgan Drug Co. No. 13. Forms part of: Wittemann Collection (Library of Congress).

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

[Jackson Ranch--Irrigating alfalfa: filling a check--Kern County, Cali...

Branch ditch of the Calloway canal, with heads of two horses in foreground.

Jamaica, irrigation canal on sugar plantation

Jamaica, irrigation canal on sugar plantation

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Copyright by Publishers Photo Service, New York City.

U.S. Reports: Swan v. Hill, 155 U.S. 394 (1894)

U.S. Reports: Swan v. Hill, 155 U.S. 394 (1894)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 155; October Term, 1894; Swan v. Hill

U.S. Reports: Fallbrook Irrigation District v. Bradley, 164 U.S. 112 (1896)

U.S. Reports: Fallbrook Irrigation District v. Bradley, 164 U.S. 112 (...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 164; October Term, 1896; Fallbrook Irrigation District v. Bradley

U.S. Reports: Camfield v. United States, 167 U.S. 518 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Camfield v. United States, 167 U.S. 518 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 167; October Term, 1896; Camfield v. United States

U.S. Reports: United States v. Rio Grande Irrigation Co., 174 U.S. 690 (1899)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Rio Grande Irrigation Co., 174 U.S. 690...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 174; October Term, 1898; United States v. Rio Grande Dam and Irrigation Company

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

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

summary: The photograph was taken at the artificial lakes on the S.D. Butcher farm near Gates bridge on the north side of the Middle Loup river. These lakes formed from the Butcher & Griebel irrigation ditch. ... more

U.S. Reports: Consolidated Canal Co. v. Mesa Canal Co., 177 U.S. 296 (1900)

U.S. Reports: Consolidated Canal Co. v. Mesa Canal Co., 177 U.S. 296 (...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 177; October Term, 1899; Consolidated Canal Company v. Mesa Canal Company

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

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

Title from jacket. Negative cracked top right to bottom and taped. "G 7746" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 500119. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Irrigation wheel at U.S. Telegraph Station

Irrigation wheel at U.S. Telegraph Station

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

Man in irrigated orchard, probably Pontiac, Ill.

Man in irrigated orchard, probably Pontiac, Ill.

Title devised by cataloger. "Neg. recd. from S.W. Tate, Pontiac, Ill." on jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043259. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

U.S. Reports: Tulare Irrigation District v. Shepard, 185 U.S. 1 (1902)

U.S. Reports: Tulare Irrigation District v. Shepard, 185 U.S. 1 (1902)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 185; October Term, 1901; Tulare Irrigation District v. Shepard

Irrigation with hand pump, China

Irrigation with hand pump, China

No. 6270. Title from item.

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

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

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Egypt. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

U.S. Reports: Montezuma Canal v. Smithville Canal, 218 U.S. 371 (1910)

U.S. Reports: Montezuma Canal v. Smithville Canal, 218 U.S. 371 (1910)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 218; October Term, 1910; Montezuma Canal Company v. Smithville Canal Company

U.S. Reports: Henkel v. United States, 237 U.S. 43 (1915)

U.S. Reports: Henkel v. United States, 237 U.S. 43 (1915)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 237; October Term, 1914; Henkel v. United States

Arrowrock Dam, Boise irrigation project

Arrowrock Dam, Boise irrigation project

Bain News Service photograph. No. 3656-14. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

U.S. Reports: Farmers Irrig. Dist. v. O'Shea, 244 U.S. 325 (1917)

U.S. Reports: Farmers Irrig. Dist. v. O'Shea, 244 U.S. 325 (1917)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 244; October Term, 1916; Farmers Irrigation District et al. v. State of Nebraska on the Relation of O'Shea

U.S. Reports: O'Neill v. Northern Colorado Irrigation Co., 242 U.S. 20 (1916)

U.S. Reports: O'Neill v. Northern Colorado Irrigation Co., 242 U.S. 20...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 242; October Term, 1916; O'Neill v. Northern Colorado Irrigation Company

U.S. Reports: Petrie v. Nampa &c. Irrig. Dist., 248 U.S. 154 (1918)

U.S. Reports: Petrie v. Nampa &c. Irrig. Dist., 248 U.S. 154 (1918)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 248; October Term, 1918; Petrie et al. v. Nampa and Meridian Irrigation District

Principal irrigation projects in western part of United States

Principal irrigation projects in western part of United States

Illustration showing map of western United States listing the major irrigation projects. Title from item. Illus. in: The U.S. Reclamation Service : its history, activities and organization. New York : D. Applet... more

Irrigating endless avenues of orange trees, Redlands, Calif.

Irrigating endless avenues of orange trees, Redlands, Calif.

J237941 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 13723.

U.S. Reports: Horstmann Co. v. United States, 257 U.S. 138 (1921)

U.S. Reports: Horstmann Co. v. United States, 257 U.S. 138 (1921)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 257; October Term, 1921; John Horstmann Company v. United States; Natron Soda Company v. United States

U.S. Reports: Kern River Co. v. United States, 257 U.S. 147 (1921)

U.S. Reports: Kern River Co. v. United States, 257 U.S. 147 (1921)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 257; October Term, 1921; Kern River Company et al. v. United States

U.S. Reports: Snake Creek Co. v. Midway Co., 260 U.S. 596 (1923)

U.S. Reports: Snake Creek Co. v. Midway Co., 260 U.S. 596 (1923)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 260; October Term, 1922; Snake Creek Mining and Tunnel Company v. Midway Irrigation Company et al.

U.S. Reports: Yuma Water Assn. v. Schlecht, 262 U.S. 138 (1923)

U.S. Reports: Yuma Water Assn. v. Schlecht, 262 U.S. 138 (1923)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 262; October Term, 1922; Yuma County Water Users' Association et al. v. Schlecht et al.

U.S. Reports: Idaho Irrig. Co.. v. Gooding, 265 U.S. 518 (1924)

U.S. Reports: Idaho Irrig. Co.. v. Gooding, 265 U.S. 518 (1924)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 265; October Term, 1923; Idaho Irrigation Company, Ltd., et al. v. Gooding et al.; Gooding et al. v. Idaho Irrigation Company, Ltd., et al.

U.S. Reports: Nampa Irr. District v. Bond, 268 U.S. 50 (1925)

U.S. Reports: Nampa Irr. District v. Bond, 268 U.S. 50 (1925)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 268; October Term, 1924; Nampa and Meridian Irrigation District v. Bond, Project Manager, et al.

U.S. Reports: Twin Falls Co. v. Caldwell, 266 U.S. 85 (1924)

U.S. Reports: Twin Falls Co. v. Caldwell, 266 U.S. 85 (1924)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 266; October Term, 1924; Twin Falls Salmon River Land and Water Company et al. v. Caldwell et al.

U.S. Reports: Commonwealth Trust Co. v. Smith, 266 U.S. 152 (1924)

U.S. Reports: Commonwealth Trust Co. v. Smith, 266 U.S. 152 (1924)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 266; October Term, 1924; Commonwealth Trust Company of Pittsburgh v. Smith et al.

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 373a-603 (Suppl. 2 1925)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 2, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 373a-603

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, 43 U.S.C. §§ 621-630 (1925)

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Distric...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 13: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, Sections 621-630

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388 (Suppl. 5 1925)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 5, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 382-388

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388 (Suppl. 3 1925)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 3, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 382-388

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 373a-603 (Suppl. 5 1925)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 5, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 373a-603

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, 43 U.S.C. §§ 621-628 (Suppl. 4 1925)

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Distric...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 13: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, Sections 621-628

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, 43 U.S.C. §§ 621-628 (Suppl. 2 1925)

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Distric...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 2, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 13: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, Sections 621-628

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388 (Suppl. 4 1925)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 382-388

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 373a-617t (Suppl. 4 1925)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 373a-617t

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, 43 U.S.C. §§ 621-628 (Suppl. 7 1925)

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Distric...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 7, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 13: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, Sections 621-628

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, 43 U.S.C. §§ 621-628 (Suppl. 1 1925)

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Distric...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 1, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 13: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, Sections 621-628

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 373a-610 (Suppl. 7 1925)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 7, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 373a-610

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, 43 U.S.C. §§ 621-628 (Suppl. 3 1925)

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Distric...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 3, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 13: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, Sections 621-628

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. § 382 (Suppl. 1 1925)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. § 382 (Sup...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 1, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Section 382

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388 (Suppl. 7 1925)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 7, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 382-388

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388 (Suppl. 6 1925)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-388...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 6, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 382-388

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-387 (Suppl. 2 1925)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 382-387...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 2, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 382-387

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 373a-603 (Suppl. 3 1925)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 3, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 373a-603

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 373a-617t (Suppl. 6 1925)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 6, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 373a-617t

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, 43 U.S.C. §§ 621-628 (Suppl. 5 1925)

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Distric...

Description: U.S. Code 1925 Edition, Supplement 5, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 13: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, Sections 621-628

The Roosevelt Dam [1] /

The Roosevelt Dam [1] /

Film depicts TR's commitment to the reclamation of desert land and his belief that natural resources exist for the public benefit. Included are close-up views of Frederick H. Newell, first director of the U.S. ... more

U.S. Reports: Nebraska v. Wyoming, 295 U.S. 40 (1935)

U.S. Reports: Nebraska v. Wyoming, 295 U.S. 40 (1935)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 295; October Term, 1934; Nebraska v. Wyoming

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 387-478b (Suppl. 1 1934)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 387-478...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Supplement 1, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 387-478b

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 374-600a (Suppl. 5 1934)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Supplement 5, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 374-600a

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 387-389e (Suppl. 5 1934)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 387-389...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Supplement 5, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 387-389e

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 385-600a (Suppl. 3 1934)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Supplement 3, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 385-600a

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 371-610 (1934)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 371-610

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, 43 U.S.C. §§ 621-630 (1934)

United States Code: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Distric...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 13: Federal Lands Included in State Irrigation Districts, Sections 621-630

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 385-546 (Suppl. 2 1934)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Supplement 2, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 385-546

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 385-546 (Suppl. 1 1934)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Supplement 1, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 385-546

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 387-389e (Suppl. 2 1934)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 387-389...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Supplement 2, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 387-389e

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 387-3889e (Suppl. 4 1934)

United States Code: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, 25 U.S.C. §§ 387-388...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 11: Irrigation of Allotted Lands, Sections 387-3889e

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, 43 U.S.C. §§ 385-600a (Suppl. 4 1934)

United States Code: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Gov...

Description: U.S. Code 1934 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 43: Public Lands, Chapter 12: Reclamation and Irrigation of Lands by Federal Government, Sections 385-600a

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