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John L. Savage Papers, 1944

Author:
Savage, John L. 1879-? (civil engineer)
Collector:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI
Subject:
Bureau of Reclamation, U.S
Department of the Interior, U.S
China, National Resources Commission
China, Ministry of Economic Affairs
Physical description:
0.15 cu. ft.: 1 box
Type:
Reports
Collection descriptions
Place:
Yangtze River (China)
China
Date:
1944
1940-1970
Notes:
Savage was a civil engineer, and Chief Designing Engineer in charge of all designing for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, 1924-1945.
Summary:
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).
Cite as:
John L. Savage Papers, 1944, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Civil engineers
Engineering
Civil engineering
Dams
Hydroelectric power plants
Hydraulic engineering and engineers
Water supplies
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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