Mulholland - Scattergood Virtual Museum

 
 

Power

 


 

Water

 

Electricity in Early Los Angeles

Electricity on the Aqueduct

First Municipal Power Pole

St. Francis Dam Disaster

Ezra Scattergood Biography

Construction of Hoover Dam

Early Power Generation

Early Power Transmission

Early Power Substations

Early Station Operations

Early Distribution Stations

Early Power Distribution

Early Los Angeles Streetlights

Water in Early Los Angeles

Zanjeros: 1781-1903

Zanja Madre - LA's Original Aqueduct

Municipal Ownership - 1902

Fred Eaton and William Mulholland

William Mulholland Biography

Three Fathers of the LA Aqueduct

The Story of the LA Aqueduct

Construction of the LA Aqueduct

LA Aqueduct Opening Day - 1913

Metropolitan Water District

Colorado River Aqueduct

Mulholland-Colorado Aqueduct

     

 

Special Interest

 

Early Load Dispatch

Early Test Lab

Early Machine Shop

Early Boylston St. Yard

Early Tree Trimming

Early DWP Inventions

Early Addressograph Section

Other DWP Historical Photos

Mystery History

Construction of the GOB

Historical LADWP Facts & Figures

DWP - Name Change Chronology

Early Commercial Section

Early DWP Branch Offices

Museum Historical Artifacts: 1

Museum Artifacts: 1A 1B 1C 1D

Early DWP & SCE Marketing

Early Municipal Water and Power Ads

Early DWP Board and Management

LA Aqueduct Opening Ceremony

Second LA Aqueduct - 1970

Early LA Waterworks System

Early LA Water Reservoirs

Early Water Construction

Early Water Engr'g and Staff

Early Water Quality

Early Ducommun Yard

Water Dept's Original Building

Mulholland Dam-Hollyw'd Rsvr.

William Mulholland Monuments

 
 

Special Collections

 

Andrae B. Nordskog Collection

Homer A. Halverson Collection

Catherine Mulholland Collection

Feather River Project Association

Samuel B. Nelson Collection

Duane L. Georgeson Papers

 
 

Los Angeles Historical Photos

 

Early City Views (1800s)

Historical Bldgs (1800s)

Early Hollywood (1850 - 1920)

Early San Fernando Mission

Early Los Angeles Plaza

Water in Early Los Angeles

Early Amusement Parks

Baseball in Early Los Angeles

Aviation in Early Los Angeles

Early San Pedro and Wilmington

Early City Views (1900 - 1925)

Historical Bldgs (1900 - 1925)

Early Views of Hollywood (1920 +)

Early Views of the San Fernando Valley

California Historical Landmarks in LA

Electricity in Early Los Angeles

Historical Timeline of Los Angeles

Los Angeles River - The Unpredictable

Early Views of Mt. Lowe Railway

Early Views of Santa Catalina Island

Early City Views (1925 +)

Historical Bldgs (1925 +)

Early Views of Hollywood Bowl

Early Views of Pasadena

Early Views of Santa Monica

Early Views of Glendale

Early Views of UCLA / Westwood

Early Views of USC

Early Views of Historic Main Street

Early Los Angeles Streetlights

 

 

Newest Additions

 

How much has air quality improved in Los Angeles since the 1940s? See our newest section titled: Smog in Early Los Angeles

 

To supplement our Early Views of the San Fernando Valley Section, we've added two new sections titled: SFV Street Name Origins and SFV Communities Name Origins

 

Another recent addition to our Virtual Museum, Historical LADWP Facts & Figures, includes a chronological listing of significant events in the Department's History.

 

Finally, check out six of our more recent additions:

 

 

New Search Index

 

A new SEARCH INDEX has been added to help navigate through the thousands of images in our collection. Try it out for a test run.

 

Click HERE for Search Index

 

 

Mystery History

Test your knowledge of Los Angeles History by visiting our Mystery History Section.

 

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