Feather River Region (Calif.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains via the Western Pacific Railroad Feather River route

 Collection
Identifier: 97-08
Abstract Thomas Pollok Brown was a publicity manager for the Western Pacific Railroad Company. Includes a travelog describing the route of the Western Pacific Railroad Company, map of the railroad's route across California, Nevada, and Utah, profile maps of the route from Oakland, California, to Salt Lake City, Utah, and the extension from Keddie to Bieber, California; and a poem, "The Feather River Canyon" by WPRR employee William Wikander (1940).
Dates: 1940

Collection on Tree-Growth Research in the Truckee River Basin, California-Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0193
Abstract In 1936, the Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station published Bulletin No. 141, the relationship between tree-growth and stream runoff in the Truckee River Basin, California-Nevada, by George Hardman and Orvis E. Reil. Using an increment borer, a small section of the tree was removed to be dated, counted, measured and correlated for comparison between tree-growth, precipitation, and stream runoff. Collection contains tree ring data and includes the physical increment cores removed from the...
Dates: 1935-1936