MYRIAD UNNAMED STREAMS: the intimate history of the suburban landscape from the point of view of water in Northeast Los Angeles...

Eagle Rock street map ca.1923, with street and tract names referencing the proximity of water highlighted in blue: 'Artesian Heights Tract, Sycamore Avenue, Sycamore Glen Tract, Artesian Heights Park...' Eagle Rock was annexed to Los Angeles to gain access to the city's ample water supply and better services. After annexation, many street names were changed to avoid duplication with other Los Angeles streets.