Topons Canal Company documents, 1902-1928  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Topons Canal Company (Bancroft, Idaho)
Topons Canal Company documents
1902-1928 (inclusive)
1 box, (.5 linear ft. )
Collection Number
Documents from the Topons Canal Company concerning incorporation, court cases, and loans.
Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Special Collections & Archives
Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
Logan, UT
Telephone: 435-797-8248
Fax: 435-797-2880
Access Restrictions

Open to public research.

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Topons Canal Company is a Co-operative Irrigation Company incorporated under the laws of the state of Idaho in 1907. The company is headquartered in Bancroft, Idaho and receives its waters from Toponce Creek. A stream that rises in the Portneuf range and flows into the Portneuf River.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection of documents pertains primarily to the company's transactions with the Utah Mortgage and Loan Company of Logan, Utah. Documents within are certificates of incorporation, court documents and loan documents.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use


It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Utah State University Libraries, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.

Permission to publish material from the Topons Canal Company documents must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator and/or the Special Collections Department Head.

Preferred Citation

Topons Canal Company documents, 1902-1928. (COLL MSS 108). Utah State University. Special Collections and Archives Department.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box Folder
1 1 Certificates of Incorporation
1 2 Court case with the Union Elevator Company and the McCammon Ditch Company
1 3 Topons Canal Company loan documents with the Utah Mortgage and Loan Company

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Irrigation canals and flumes--Idaho.
  • Personal Names :
  • Kelly, E. F.
  • Nipper, T. J.
  • Robison, R. H.
  • Swendsen, W. G.
  • Whitworth, John T.
  • Whitworth, Michael.
  • Corporate Names :
  • Topons Canal Company (Bancroft, Idaho)
  • Utah Mortgage and Loan Company (Logan, Utah)
  • Utah State University. Libraries. Special Collections and Archives. (contributor)
  • Geographical Names :
  • Bancroft (Idaho)--History.
  • Bannock County (Idaho)--History.