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Water for the cities; a history of the urban water supply problem in the United States.

Author: Nelson Manfred Blake
Publisher: [Syracuse] Syracuse Univ. Press, 1956.
Series: Maxwell School series, 3.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blake, Nelson Manfred, 1908-1996.
Water for the cities.
Syracuse : Syracuse University Press, 1956
(OCoLC)596680960
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nelson Manfred Blake
OCLC Number: 563636
Description: x, 341 pages
Contents: Perils of the city --
The ingenuity of Benjamin Latrobe --
The strange birth of the Manhattan Company --
Rise of the private water companies --
Improvements at Philadelphia --
New York wrestles with the water problem --
The great croton project --
New York builds its aqueduct --
Water debates at Boston --
The Chochituate aqueduct --
From private to public control in Baltimore --
Pure water and public health --
The race for new supplies.
Series Title: Maxwell School series, 3.

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