Search for exactly "Buol, Peter"

Grid | List | Tile

      Title Description
1 Object thumbnail
Letter from M. S. Beal (Las Vegas) to Henry Thurtell (Carson City, Nevada), September 25,... Lawyer notifying the state engineer that Peter Buol had applied for some water from the Las Vegas Creek, which entire length and the springs were on land owned by the railroad on the basis that some of the water was...
2 Object thumbnail
Mounted photograph of Peter Buol next to his artesian well in the Las Vegas Valley,... Peter Buol, first mayor of Las Vegas, and two other men next to a drilling rig and a flowing artesian well. Photograph was mounted on cardboard.
3 Object thumbnail
Photograph of first artesian well in Las Vegas Valley on Taylor Ranch, Clark County, before... Six men, five identified and one unidentified standing near a flowing artesian well with a drilling rig nearby on the Taylor Ranch.
4 Object thumbnail
Photograph of first artesian well in Las Vegas Valley on Taylor Ranch, with group of... Thee identified and four unidentified men looking at a flowing artesian well with a drilling rig nearby.
5 Object thumbnail
Photograph of Peter Buol and William Pike sitting next to artesian well, circa 1908 Peter Buol (wearing hat) and William Pike next to an artesian well.
6 Object thumbnail
Postcard showing Eglington Well, circa 1915 Well dug by Peter Buol on the Eglington Ranch.
7 Object thumbnail
Letter from C. O. Whittemore (Salt Lake City) to Henry Thurtell (Carson City), October 13,... Letter to the Nevada State Engineer refuting Buol's application for water from the Las Vegas Creek since the Las Vegas Springs were on private property and entirely appropriated on that property.
8 Object thumbnail
Letter from F. R. McNamee (Los Angeles) to Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas), August 27,... McNamee asking for information regarding the Buol well and discussing the possibility of the Las Vegas Land and Water Co. buying land in the vicinity of the Las Vegas Springs to protect their water rights and prevent litigation.
9 Object thumbnail
Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to J. Ross Clark (Los Angeles), October 11,... Bracken informing Clark of Buol's attempt to appropriate water from the Las Vegas Creek for his own use.
10 Object thumbnail
Letter from J. Ross Clark to H. C. Nutt (Los Angeles), August 29, 1913 Despite the fact that people were beginning to drill their own wells in the area, it was not worth buying up land to prevent others from drilling while land prices were high.
11 Object thumbnail
Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to F. R. McNamee (Los Angeles), August 29,... Bracken reporting his visit to Buol's well and recommending a report from an engineer before the Las Vegas Land and Water Company purchases any additional land to protect their water rights.
 

Subscribe to this Search