Guide to Research CollectionsUniversity of California, Los Angeles
Department of Special Collections University Research Library
Los Angeles, CA
Papers: ca. 1890-1963, 77 linear feet.
The collection consists of correspondence, papers, photographs, and printed material related to Philip David Swing and his career as a U.S. Congressman, California state official, and private attorney. Includes materials related to Swings involvement with the California State Water Resources Board, Hoover Dam, the All-American Canal System, the Colorado River, and water legislation in California and the west. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.