Photograph of waterwheel on the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada, January 21, 1947


Photograph of waterwheel on the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada, January 21, 1947
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38 foot waterwheel on the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada.
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Bureau of Reclamation typed notes appended to back of photo: Boulder Canyon Project, Nevada Region 3 A 38-foot water wheel lifts water 30 feet from the Muddy River to irrigate a farm near Glendale, Nevada.
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1947 (January 21)
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9.97 x 7.67 inches
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Diana Petersen2013-11-20 @ 07:03 PM
As a child I visited the waterwheel in the 60's. I don't remember if it was still a working waterwheel or not but I think so. I have current images I would like to share if you are interested.
UNLV Library Staff2013-11-21 @ 09:24 AM
Thank you for your comment and your generous offer! Please contact Special Collections at 702-895-2234 or at to discuss the possibility of sharing your images with us. Thank you again for your interest in our collections!