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SS-DeLanyj_04.jpg

Date: 1982
Source: De Lany, Jerry
Type: PHOTO

http://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/uploads/wd/WD-043.jpg
Aerial view of the Newell Creek Dam and the Loch Lomond Reservoir in the San Lorenzo Valley. When full, the reservoir holds approximately 8.700 acre feet (2.84 billion gallons) of water.

Date: circ. 1961
Type: PHOTO

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Aerial view of the Bay Street Reservoir, part of the City of Santa Cruz's water system. It has been drained and cleaned in preparation for being roofed.

Date: 1974
Type: PHOTO

earthquake.jpg
Christine Moran was employed in the City of Santa Cruz Public Works Department at the time of the Loma-Prieta earthquake. She collected several hundred photographs taken by Public Works staff immediately after the earthquake, as well as photos…

Date: 1989
Source: Gift of Christine Moran, 2018
Type: COLLECTION

http://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/uploads/wd/WD-017.jpg
City of Santa Cruz Landfill, Dimeo Lane.

Date: 1960
Type: PHOTO

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City workers using a crane on the Riverside Avenue bridge to try to loosen a log jam. The photo is taken during one of the storms of 1983 that caused the San Lorenzo River to flood.

Date: 1983-01-03
Type: PHOTO

http://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/uploads/wd/WD-010.jpg
Construction of extra water filters during the 1967 modernization of the Graham Hill Water Treatment Plant.

Date: 1967
Type: PHOTO

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Construction of pipelines to carry water from the Tait Street wells, under the San Lorenzo River, to the River Street Water Treatment Plant at 124 River Street.

Date: Between 1955-1960
Type: PHOTO

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Construction of the Bay Street Reservoir. It appears that horse teams were still used to some extent--notice the horses pulling a vehicle by the far wall.

Date: 1924-08-22
Type: PHOTO

http://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/uploads/wd/WD-038.jpg
Construction of the Bay Street Reservoir.

Date: 1924-06-30
Type: PHOTO

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