Guide to the Reuben Newcomb Manuscript, "Underground Water of the Upper Spokane River Valley" 1933
Cage 5053

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Newcomb, Reuben Clair, 1909-1998
Title
Reuben Newcomb Manuscript, "Underground Water of the Upper Spokane River Valley"
ID
Cage 5053
Date
1933
Extent
1.0 folder
General Physical Description note
.05 linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
This collection consists of a single item, Underground Water of the Upper Spokane River Valley, a paper by Washington State College student Reuben Newcomb.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description] Newcomb, Reuben Clair. "Underground Water of the Upper Spokane River Valley," undergraduate competition paper, Columbia Section, American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, 1933.

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Biographical/Historical note

Reuben Clair Newcomb (1909-1998) earned a bachelor's degree in Geology from the State College of Washington in 1933, and went on to work as a professional geologist in the mining industry and for the U.S. Geological Survey. He served in the U.S. Army in World War II.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of a single item, Underground Water of the Upper Spokane River Valley,a paper by Washington State College student Reuben Newcomb. It includes photographs, diagrams and maps. It was submitted to The Columbia Section of the American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers (AIME) for their 1933 undergraduate competition, and won first prize.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 2012

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This item was transferred to Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections from the Owen Science and Engineering Library in 1996.

Processing Information note

This collection was processed by Cheryl Gunselman.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Aquifers -- Washington (State) -- Spokane Region
  • Geology -- Spokane River Valley (Idaho and Wash.)
  • Groundwater -- Spokane River Watershed (Idaho and Wash.)
  • Hydrology -- Spokane River Valley (Idaho and Wash.)
  • Idaho
  • Washington (State)
  • Water and Water Rights

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