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Subject: RESERVOIRS
Matches Found: 7

LINES TO A PUMPING ENGINE FOR A RELIGIOUS HOUSE: 1. OLD STYLE, by FLORENCE CONVERSE    Poem Text            
First Line: This is sister water's cell
Last Line: Sing laus deo!
Subject(s): Religion; Water Supply; Wellesley College; Theology; Dams; Reservoirs; Water Mains


LINES TO A PUMPING ENGINE FOR A RELIGIOUS HOUSE: 2. NEW STYLE, by FLORENCE CONVERSE    Poem Text            
First Line: The little grassy hollow is sunny
Last Line: So-called.
Subject(s): Religion; Water Supply; Wellesley College; Theology; Dams; Reservoirs; Water Mains


POSSESSION, by JANE MILLER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Again the shepherd in solitude crosses the deformed desert
Last Line: Painted voices --
Subject(s): Deserts; Food & Eating; Pollution; Water Supply; Dams; Reservoirs; Water Mains


THE BALLAD OF THE LONG DAM, by PATRICK MACGILL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Twas on the day the dam gave way, I mind it / awfully well
Last Line: And riley's daughter's married to me — honest, so help me god.
Subject(s): Floods; Water; Water Supply; Dams; Reservoirs; Water Mains


THE FOUNTAINS OF ASHOKAN, by ROBERT UNDERWOOD JOHNSON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Henceforth what dream can e'er efface
Last Line: Would quaff new beauty in the glass!
Subject(s): Catskill Mountains, New York State; Water Supply; Dams; Reservoirs; Water Mains


THE WATER-SPRINGS, by WILLIAM ROSE BENET    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Arbor and orchard in our soul's south land
Last Line: "give also springs of water!"
Subject(s): Fruit; Water Supply; Dams; Reservoirs; Water Mains


WATER TOWER AT WALDO, by DAISY MARITA BISHOP    Poem Text            
First Line: A huge upthrust of turreted, white stone
Last Line: And, half concealed, one violet blooms, alone.
Subject(s): Water; Water Supply; Dams; Reservoirs; Water Mains