Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI
Bureau of Reclamation, U.S
Department of the Interior, U.S
China, National Resources Commission
China, Ministry of Economic Affairs
0.15 cu. ft.: 1 box
Yangtze River (China)
Savage was a civil engineer, and Chief Designing Engineer in charge of all designing for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, 1924-1945.
Materials concerning dams, power plants, and materials testing in China, for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. It consists of a bound volume of preliminary reports, with maps, prepared for China's National Resources Commission by John L. Savage, consulting engineer. Includes a report on the Yangtze River Gorge Project (11/1944) and several other Chinese projects: Ta-Tu-Ho and Ma-Pien-Ho projects (9/1944), Upper Ming-Kiang and Kwan-Hsien projects (9-11/1944), Lung-Chi-Ho projects (9-11/1944), and the Tang-Lang-Chuan projects (1-3/1945).
John L. Savage Papers, 1944, Archives Center, National Museum of American History