39- 123 New Mexico
Vay 7, 1939
Drop inlet for culvert under
39-124 New Mexico
Ilay 7, 1939
Soil erosion on highway
between Cuba and Albuquerque
on headwaters of
showing erosion under old
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38- 426 New !lexica July 27 , 1938
View of washou t t hrough now highvl8y rill just out61de of
~Auele oonc rete :,ox oulvert . On State l-'ir,hway 1f44 betwoen
Rernalillo and Cuba" new L!'exico .
38-425 New Mexico July 27, 1958
Another view of washout described above .
38 - 427n ~ b , c
Road",'8. ters of
July 27 , 1938
'Ihree v iaws of
",'ate!" coninr down
nonr Cuba, N. Pl.
All views tnken
from sr.me point
just we5t of
State High'I\'Qy #44.
~' i va c.inutes arter
snapped , arroyo
bed over one- fourth
mile wide 1'I'S8
filled to a depth
of 4- to S feet .
39-121 Farmington , New U8xico May 6, 1939
Red moss reservoir.
by President Taylor
This dam proposed for enlargement
of Young Stake .
39- 122 Famington, ew l.!e~ico Yay 6, 1939
San Juan at flood stage showing diversion dam at
intake to Shiprook Cnnal .
a9-242 Bitter Lakes . New ~e~ico September 1939
Structure No . 4 just prior to pouring upstream headwalls.
Shown in picture are L. M. WinsoT, Philip Campredon.
H. F. Lundeen, and George Barclay. See photograph 39 - 243
for vie.,. showing downstream end of structure cn same date .
Bitter Lakes, lew Uexico Septembe r 1939
View showing eec boys placing Clas8 A riprap at dOWDCtream
end of structure No. 4 just prior to completion.
39- 126 Bitter Lakes , N~ Mexico May 8" 1939
Base of dike across lower end of unit one mile north of
south boundary of Bitter Lakes division, showing hand dug
puddle trenoh. This 16 to :,e enlarged by use of Ruth
Dredger before dike is completed . Middle to be filled
H -U7 Bitter Lake6~ New Mexioo May S, 1939
Borrow pit made by three sucoessivG cuts eaoh 18 inches
deep , by Ruth Dredger . in prooess of building four-foot
dike with flat slopes each side .
39-128 Bitter Lakes , New Mexioo May 8, 1939
J . C. Salyer and associates inspeoting work of Ruth Dred&er.
Note the flat sl ope and u?lform surface of finished dike
at right .
39-129 Bitter le.k:e6 Refuge , new Mexioo Uay 6" 1939
Ruth Dredger lI8king seoond out in wdisturbed heavy clay.
Perfeot pe rformo.nce .
39-139 Bitter Le.kes Refuge , new U&:doo May 8 , 1939
Note the smooth , uniform s l ope lert by Ruth Dredger in making
borrow for new dike .
39- 131 Bitte r Laku Refuge , Nal'1 Mexico ~y 8, 1939
Inspeoting the W. P.A. di~e at the l(l'\l;er end of the Sal t Creek
unit bel ow deep springe .
39-132 Bitter l.e.ke8 Refuge, New J6exico t!Ay 8 ,. 1939
Mr . J . C. Salyer inspeoting Ruth Dredger wo~k . Looking
north at oroSS section of dike in procen of being placed .
39- 91 Bitter Lake, New Mexioo Feb. 15, 1939
Lake at northeast oorner of Bitter Lakes unit fonned by water
drained from deep springs .
59- 81 Bitter leke Refuge I New Mexioo Feb. 15, 1939
One of deep springs after it had been drained down 4 teet .
59- 88 Bitter l.e.ke , New Mexico February 15, 1939
Another view of deep lalee arte r draining it about 4 feet .
39-90 Bitter Lake. N. M.
Feb . 15" 1939
Outlet ditch from deep
8prings, after it had
been in operation about
nine or ten months_
39-89 Bitter Lake. N. M.
Feb . 16, 1939
Another view of ditch
38-401 Bitter Lake, lIew Hex1co July 28 , 1938
Vievr of orew repe.iring break ShOl\7l in 38-400 . !iote action of
-water on downstream face of dike vlhers water has been backed
af8inGt it a.fter bre8k ~ as shown in forep,r ound .
- 38- 399 Bitter tnke , Now Mexico July 28" 1&38
View of ~ A crew repairing break in eike near the ee..st 16th
corner seotions 4 and 33 northeact of Bitter I..e.ke .
38-400 latter Lake, New Mexico July 28 , 1938
Another view of a~ove .
38- 393 Bi tter Lake, New ~I.e:xico July 28 , 1938
Lookin~ eact alnn~ pRTtinlly completed diko southeast of Bitter
L&ke . Fore~round shows borrow from which dirt won taken for
38- 394 Bitter Lake , New Mexico July 28 , 1938
Looking west alon~ dike southeast of Bitter Laka . Dike hend
finished by ilPA labor . The two cars in the backf;round are
aoproxime:tely at the point from which the above picture was
38- 3~5 B1 t +;er Lake , New l&lxico July 28, 1936
View of notoh .rair installed at l ov18r end of drain from deep springs .
38- 396 Bitte'" Lake , Ue .. I~e xico July 28 , 1936
l..ookinr; ",est alone portion of dUro in sect\ou5 4 and 33 northollst
of Bi tter lake . This dike he.nd- built by WPA la!:lor to impound water
drained f rom deeo springs . \'la-l-er below dike due to break in d i ke
at point fp.rther east . Note h ~,n vy cover of salt ~rass sod pleced
on upstream face of dike . This grass apparently all dead duo to
prolonged hot cry spell immediately fo l lowing placing .
38- 397 Bitter lake # new 1.~'Xico July 28 , 1938
View of sloughs (slurs) on dO~~6tream feCH of dike built to
impound water droined from deep springs . These sll"'ughs npparently
duo to heavy summer Tains , since t here ie no evidence
of soepage through dike _
Sf- 39B Bltt6r Lako , New Mexi co July 2<' . 1938
Another view of sloughs described a bovc,).
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