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Title: Review of reviews and world’s work
Year: 1890 (1890s)
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Publisher: New York Review of Reviews Corp
Contributing Library: Robarts – University of Toronto
Digitizing Sponsor: University of Toronto

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chexperience of a practical nature essential indeveloping these deposits, it should not hesitateto proceed with its mining operations, especiallysince the sole object of such operations wouldbe the supplying, not of private wants, but of asingle need of the federal government, by draw-ing upon one of its latent colonial resources. UNCLE SAMS IRRIGATION PROJECTS. IN the second of the series of papers contrib-uted to the Arena under the title UncleSams Romance with Science and the Soil, Mr.Frank Vrooman describes some of the remark-able construction work iindertaken by the Recla-mation Service of the national government withthe view to the irrigation of arid portions ofour great Southwest. Mr. Vrooman shows thatless than four years from the date of PresidentRoosevelts first message to Congress recom-mending national aid to irrigation and nationalcontrol of the water-supply, construction workhas been finished, or started, or planned and ap-proved, for the absolute creation out of Western

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UNCOMPAHGRE VALLEY PORTAL, GUNNISON TUNNEL, COLORADO sand wastes of nearly two million acres of soil,.an area which it is believed will add an addi-tional income of from thirty to one hundredmillions to the American farmers wealth. As.Mr. Vrooman tersely puts it, Ten years morewill see this work done ; twenty years more willsee the work paid for from the soil created withthe money in the United States Treasury, andwith fifty thousand happy homes where the liz-ard and the rattlesnake find precarious livelihoodtoday. Several projects initiated by the ReclamationService and now well under way, if not actuallycompleted, are described in detail by Mr. Vroo-man. Space fails us to men-^^^^ ^■ll ^^^^ ^^^ *-*^ these important^^^^k ^H untlertakings, but one of theKl ^W ^Q most interesting in the series[^^1^ %j wA ^s ^^^t by which the Gunni-son River, in Colorado, willbe carried through a six-miletunnel now being driventhrough the granite, slate,and sandstone of the divide,the water being turn

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