Documentary History of American Water-works

Introduction Historical Background Chronology Geography Biography Technology Ownership and Financing General Bibliography
Pacific States
California Anaheim

Anaheim, California

Anaheim was incorporated in 1876.

The first water works was built by the city in April, 1879.

Water is provided by the City of Anaheim


References
1888 "Anaheim," from Manual of American Water Works, Volume 1.

1890 "Anaheim," from Manual of American Water Works, Volume 2.

1891 "Collapsed," Oakland Tribune, December 5, 1891, Page 6.
The Anaheim Water Works Fall on the Engineer.

1891 "Anaheim," from Manual of American Water Works, Volume 3.

1897 "Anaheim," from Manual of American Water Works, Volume 4.

1921 History of Orange County, California, by Samuel Armor
Page 56:  Anaheim Municipal Light and Water Works, by V. W. Hannum
The first step, in the building of the present Municipal Light and Water System was taken in April, 1879, when the pioneers of the Mother Colony started the municipal water plant, then located on West Cypress street.


2021 Morris A. Pierce