Difference between revisions of "Owens Valley"
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Owens Valley is a valley in Southeast California.
Much of the recent history of the Owens Valley involves the "theft" of its water supply by Metropolitan Los Angeles. This story is explained in Marc Reisner's book, Cadillac Desert and includes William Mulholland, the Los Angeles Times, and other sordid characters.
Advertised along Highway 395 is a stand in Olancha selling "World Famous Jerky" - including beef, elk, turkey, and other dried meat products.