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Early Irrigation in Denver

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  • High Line Canal, Platte Water Co., Platte Canyon

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    View of the High Line Canal and a wood frame aqueduct in Platte Canyon on the South Platte River in Douglas County. Trees grow beside the aqueduct and grass on the hills.  
    High Line Canal, Platte Water Co., Platte Canyon

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Additional Information: 

Louisa Ward Arps, Denver in Slices (Denver: Sage Books, 1959).

Patricia Nelson Limerick with Jason Hanson, A Ditch in Time: The City, the West and Water (Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 2012).

Marc Reisner, Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water (New York: Viking, 1986).

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