National Reclamation Association records, 1945-1946  PDF

Overview of the Collection

National Reclamation Association
National Reclamation Association records
1945-1946 (inclusive)
0.25 linear feet
Collection Number
The National Reclamation Association records (1945-1946) consist mainly of correspondence to and from Ora Bundy, president of the association from 1944-1946.
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
Telephone: 801-581-8863
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Historical NoteReturn to Top

The National Reclamation Association was organized in 1932 to represent interests of the seventeen western reclamation states. The association has worked with the Bureau of Reclamation in passing authorization for the Colorado River Storage Project, the Columbia River Basin development, and the Central Arizona Project, among others.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The National Reclamation Association records (1945-1946) consist mainly of correspondence to and from Ora Bundy, president of the association from 1944-1946. Most of the correspondence concerns internal business matters. Few of the letters actually discuss reclamation concerns, such as the development of the Upper Colorado River Basin. The collection also includes three issues of the association's bulletin, minutes, announcements, resolutions, and statements.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: National Reclamation Association records, MS 0205, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: MS 0205.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1-4 Correspondence, Ora Bundy
Concerning his construction company, home insurance, the National Reclamation Association, and his death.
1 5 Correspondence, J. A. Ford
Mainly concerning financial reports.
1 6 Correspondence, Harry E. Polk
From the second vice president of the association.
1 7 Correspondence, E. W. Rising
From the office of the secretary-manager.
1 8 Correspondence, Robert W. Sawyer
Letters from the first vice president.
1 9 Correspondence, General
Between officers and directors of the association.
1 10 Minutes, Resolutions, Announcements, and Statements 1946
1 11 Bulletins 1946

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Reclamation of land--Colorado
  • Reclamation of land--Utah
  • Personal Names :
  • Bundy, Ora, d. 1946 (contributor)
  • Corporate Names :
  • National Reclamation Association