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Boom. 2013; 3350–59 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.50
Published: 01 September 2013
...Kim Stringfellow This timeline details the economic, social, and environmental impact that the Los Angeles Aqueduct had on the Owens Valley. It begins in the 19th century with the Paiute who lived in the valley, and covers local opposition to the aqueduct and attempts to sabotage it in the 1920s...
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Boom. 2013; 3382–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.82
Published: 01 September 2013
... the Regents of the University of California 2013 Mono Lake Owens Valley Owens Lake birds LADWP graham chisholm Owens Valley and the Public Trust Remaking a place for nature T he Owens Valley and adjoining Mono Basin are intimately connected toplaces far away, not just through the Los...
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Boom. 2012; 24104–117 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2012.2.4.104
Published: 01 December 2012
...William J. Bauer, Jr. This paper uses Owens Valley Paiute oral traditions to tell and interpret the Owens Valley Water Wars. Paiute oral traditions detail their identity, historical consciousness, and offer an Indigenous interpretation of the Water Wars. They reframe the time period of the Water...
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Boom. 2013; 3360–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.60
Published: 01 September 2013
...Ron Nichols An interview with Ron Nichols, director of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power surveys the past, present, and future of the Los Angeles Aqueduct, the department's relationship with Owens Valley, restoration of Owens Lake, the role of the department and its unions in city...
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Boom. 2013; 338–10 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.8
Published: 01 September 2013
... developed into a major city; detractors accuse him of swindling farmers in the Owens Valley out of money and water rights and a puppet of powerful real estate interests in Los Angeles who lied to the public to get voters to support the aqueduct. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013...
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Boom. 2013; 3338–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.38
Published: 01 September 2013
... surrounding the surface mining of the Owens Valley, the original source of the aqueduct, the article emphasizes the material and metaphorical resonances between the aqueduct and the practice of photography. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 photography Los Angeles Aqueduct...
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Boom. 2011; 1488–92 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2011.1.4.88
Published: 01 November 2011
..., transborder celebration of el Grito de la Independencia (Mexican Independence Day) in the Owens Valley in 1903, the article argues that the Tea Party’s anti-immigrant ideology relies on a flattening of history to cast migrant workers as outsiders and naturalize Anglo dominance of the region. © 2011 by the...
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Boom. 2015; 541–2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.1
Published: 01 December 2015
... photographs protesting Japanese Amer- ican internment during World War II. When we think of Ansel Adams s photographs of the Sierra Nevada, we usu- ally thinking of the austere beauty of photographs such as Winter Sunrise, the Sierra Nevada, from Lone Pine, California taken in Owens Valley in 1944. There...
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Boom. 2015; 5454–63 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.54
Published: 01 December 2015
... an energetic seventeen-year-old when he was sent to Manzanar War Relocation Camp in the Owens Valley. Manzanar was one of ten internment camps where Japanese Americans were incarcerated during World War II. Bo remembers every small detail of his incarceration. He s forgotten nothing. He goes on this...
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Boom. 2015; 5228–41 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.2.28
Published: 01 June 2015
... of California Press s Rights and Permissions website, httpwww.ucpressjournals.com/reprintInfo.asp. DOI: 10.1525/boom.2015.5.2.28. 28 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM Lauren Bon in a cottonwood grove. Saplings were grafted from a mature cottonwood grove in Owens Valley and transported to Los Angeles via One...
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Boom. 2015; 52122–130 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.2.122
Published: 01 June 2015
... White Mountains, seventy miles southwest of Tuolumne Meadows, as Clark s Nutcrackers fly, across the Owens Valley. Yes, we are told these days about the construction of nature, by which affluent people understand themselves. How indeed? If not in the broad- leafed trees and river paths of parks, then...
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Boom. 2013; 3314–21 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.14
Published: 01 September 2013
... Angeles Aqueduct archives California water wars Owens Valley UCLA Library Metabolic Studio sara v. torres Opening Up the Archives A new digital platform for LA Aqueduct history BOOM: The Journal of California, Vol. 3, Number 3, pps 14 21, ISSN 2153-8018, electronic ISSN 2153-764X. © 2013 by the...
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Boom. 2013; 331–2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.1
Published: 01 September 2013
.... Here s our idiosyncratic and selective guide to some of the things on our must-do list. For a complete list of things not to be missed around California this fall including our own special events visit boomcalifornia.com. Take a road trip to Owens Valley with Kim Stringfellow s There It Is Take It...
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Boom. 2014; 43134–142 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.3.134
Published: 01 September 2014
... 2014 Bears grizzly bears San Diego County Los Vallecitos Lost Valley bear men hunting jared dahl aldern From Los Vallecitos to Lost Valley Transformation and resurrection in grizzly country Here s where the big bear died.An afternoon s trip has brought me from my San Ysidro Mountainhome...
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Boom. 2013; 3311–13 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.11
Published: 01 September 2013
... water goes into a pipe and tunnel and into three hydroelectric plants because Crowley Lake is about 2,400 feet above the Owens Valley floor, and that s a great way to generate electricity. They run the water through three hydroelectric plants built in the 1950s and put the water back into the river just...
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Boom. 2013; 3378–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.78
Published: 01 September 2013
...Valerie P. Cohen A portfolio of watercolors painted by artist Valerie P. Cohen over the course of a summer at June Lake in the Sierra Nevada. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 Mono Craters June Lake Mono Lake Owens Valley Sierra Nevada valerie p. cohen Mono...
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Boom. 2013; 3322–27 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.22
Published: 01 September 2013
... vital to the life of towns and cities alike, it also plays a key role in the social life of residents. On this page: The aqueduct intake near Big Pine in Owens Valley. On the following pages: The first day of fishing season at Crowley Lake. Twenty five miles north of Bishop, in Mono County, the lake is...
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Boom. 2014; 4276–86 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.2.76
Published: 01 June 2014
... many of those jobs are within San Francisco city limits, many more including those with big name behemoths like Apple and Facebook are in suburban Santa Clara County, that is, Silicon Valley. Although cities in the Valley, such as Google s home of Mountain View, have been eager to approve the construc...
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Boom. 2013; 333–7 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.3
Published: 01 September 2013
... investigator Jake Gittes eventually uncovers Cross s plan to convince Los Angeles taxpayers that drought necessi- tates that they pay for the transfer of water, which would irrigate his land, raise prices, and make him another fortune. The conspiracy theory concerning the origins of the actual Owens Valley...
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Boom. 2013; 3395–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.3.95
Published: 01 September 2013
... itself entirely from water imports, can drylands design reduce depen- dence and lighten the city s impacts on the communities and ecosystems drained by the metropolis? Can design that exploits local urban water more effectively help Los Angeles and the Owens Valley renegotiate a shared water future? At...