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Telegram from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. H. Comstock and J. Ross Clark... The pipeline burst two weeks before and had flooded the entire rail yard and storehouse. Bracken asked if it could be fixed the same day.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to J. Ross Clark (Los Angeles), December... Bracken flooded the town with posters warning residents that in order to repair a burst pipeline from the springs to the town, water service, including that for fire protection, would be off for 24 hours.
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Telegram from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. H. Comstock and J. Ross Clark... The pipeline between the springs and the shops had burst. Two weeks had passed and still the water service was not working on it. Bracken requested that it be fixed immediately.
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Photograph of flooding at the Clark Avenue Railroad Underpass in Las Vegas, circa 1950 Flooding at the Clark Avenue Railroad Underpass in Las Vegas.
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Letter from Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce to R. H. Rutledge (Washington, D.C.), with petition... Letter dated June 27, 1939, from the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce supporting a petition date June 21, 1939, by property owners and taxpayers living in the Moapa Valley area of Clark County, Nevada. The petition requested that the area...
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Photograph of man and woman standing in front of building, St. Thomas, 1935-1938 Lorraine and her father standing in front of the shell of a building, probably Hannig's Ice Cream Parlor, in antediluvian St. Thomas. Handwritten on bottom left corner: St. Thomas Nev.
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Photograph of flooded street in Saint Thomas, Nevada, June 1938 A shack on fire, probably Hugh Lords', in Saint Thomas flooding.
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Photograph of Lost City restorations and Lake Mead, Nevada, 1939 The waters of Lake Mead lapping at the base of the restorations of the Lost City.
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Aerial photograph of flood path, Eldorado Canyon to Nelson's Landing, September 14, 1974 Aerial view of the path of the flood down Eldorado Canyon to Nelson's Landing.
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Photograph of water seeping into restored pit and dwellings of Lost City, Nevada, 1939 Pithouse in the Lost City restorations undermined by rising Lake Mead water.
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Photographic record of storm damage to Union Pacific Railroad railway lines, March 2, 1938 Selected pages from a photographic record book of the damage to the main rail line from California to Utah from a 1938 storm. Text accompanying photos include description of track location.
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Photograph of two women in St. Thomas, circa 1948 Two women pretending to fish off a foundation of a house in St. Thomas.
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Photograph of a Union Pacific Railroad crew dismantling the St. Thomas rail spur, Nevada, circa... The Union Pacific Railroad sends a wrecking crew into the St. Thomas area to reclaim several miles of branch line.
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Photograph of Lake Mead and the Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1938 View of the Lost City from the approaching waters of Lake Mead during the spring of 1938.
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Photograph of Lake Mead at base of Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1939 Water from Lake Mead undermining a wall in the restored Lost City.
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Photograph of Lost City restorations and Lake Mead, northward direction, Nevada, 1939 The Lost City restorations nearly surrounded by the waters of Lake Mead.
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Photograph of Fort Callville, Nevada, before 1935 Photo of Fort Callville and corrals.
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Photograph of Lake Mead and Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1939 The rising water of Lake Mead damages a pit and dwelling of the Lost City restoration.
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Aerial photograph of the flood path down Eldorado Canyon to Nelson's Landing, circa September, 1974 Aerial view of the path of the flood down Eldorado Canyon to Nelson's Landing.
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Photograph of St. Thomas, Nevada ruins and Lake Mead, circa July, 1938 The remains of a house in St. Thomas being covered by water.
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Photograph of damage to a mobile home at Nelson's Landing after flood of September 14,... Damage to a mobile home at Nelson's Landing after flood of September 14, 1974.
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Photograph of a party of salvagers, St. Thomas, Nevada, June, 1938 A group of men dismantling a house and loading the fruits of their labors on a truck. The waters of the rising Lake Mead are in the foreground.
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Photograph of advancing waters of Lake Mead, Nevada, 1938 Looking east at Hugh Lords' garage and the Valley of Fire from the advancing waters of Lake Mead.
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Photograph of Main Street after Lake Mead receded, Saint Thomas, Nevada, April 18, 1951 Saint Thomas on the Muddy River, upper arm of Lake Mead, shows appearance of old Main Street after the lake had gone down, April 18, 1951. Lake Mead is in the background.
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Photograph of advancing waters of Lake Mead through St. Thomas, 1938 A view of the advancing waters of Lake Mead through St. Thomas.
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Photograph of Lake Mead beginning to cover the Lost City, June 1938 Lake Mead beginning to cover the Lost City in Moapa Valley, June 1938.
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Photograph of Lake Mead rising over Lost City, June 1938 The restored Indian house at Lost City showing the lake only a few feet away. This is a portion of the first house restored
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Photograph of a car driving on a flooded dirt road, St. Thomas (Nevada), 1938 A view of the old Chadburn Place in St. Thomas and a car on a road that is being covered by water from Lake Mead
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Photograph of two women and a rowboat, St. Thomas, 1938 Two women standing near a row boat in the middle of St. Thomas as it is being covered by Lake Mead
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Photograph of a couple standing next to a car on a flooded road, St. Thomas,... A man and woman standing near a car on a road that is being covered by the waters of Lake Mead
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Photograph of a man fishing off the foundation of a house, St. Thomas, 1945 A man fishing off the foundations of a house in St. Thomas
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Photograph of flooding on Carey Avenue in North Las Vegas, 1970s Flooding on Carey Avenue, North Las Vegas.
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Photograph of cars driving on the flooded streets of Las Vegas, circa 1950s Flooding in Las Vegas. Sign in photograph reads "One block to Hotel Showboat"
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Photograph of flood damage recovery work on Nelson's Landing, circa September 1974 Recovery operations at Nelson's Landing on the Colorado River after the 14 September 1974 Flood.
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Photograph of flooding in the Las Vegas Valley, circa 1970 Flooding in Las Vegas
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Photograph of a man inspecting the ruins of St. Thomas, 1945 A man looking in a washtub in St. Thomas. The home referred to in the photograph belonged to Moses and Mary Gibson.
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Photograph of a collapsing pit house, part of the Lost City restoration, undermined by the... Waters of Lake Mead seep through to undermine Lost City restorations
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Photograph of flooding on the Las Vegas Strip, circa 1970 Flooding on the Las Vegas Strip, Dunes Hotel and Country Club in the background
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Photograph of the flooded Charleston Underpass, Las Vegas, before 1960 Flooding in Las Vegas at the Charleston Underpass.
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Photograph of flooding in the Las Vegas area, circa 1950s Flooding in Las Vegas
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Photograph of Eldorado Canyon and Nelson's Landing after the September 1974 flood Eldorado Canyon and Nelson's Landing at the end of the cleanup after the 14 September 1974 Flood.
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Photograph of flooding in a Las Vegas parking lot, circa 1970 Flooding in a Las Vegas parking lot
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Photograph of the remains of a post office and Harry Gentry's Store in St. Thomas,... Remains of the post office and Gentry store with the receding water of Lake Mead in the background
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Photograph of water running high in flood channel and North Las Vegas Boulevard flood channel Flood channel with water running high under North Las Vegas Boulevard. Signs on front for 91 and 93 freeways
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Photograph of the remains of Mary Gibson's home in St. Thomas, 1945 Remains of Mary Gibson's home in St. Thomas, looking toward the Valley of Fire
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Photograph of flood damage recovery work on Nelson's Landing, September 1974 Recovery operations at Nelson's Landing on the Colorado River after the 14 September 1974 Flood.
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Photograph of cars overturned by a 4 mile cloudburst flood, circa 1931 Car overturned by flood at 4-mile on the Boulder Highway, about 5 miles southeast of Las Vegas
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Photograph of flooding in Las Vegas, circa 1950's Flooding in Las Vegas at the intersection of West Charleston and Hinson Street.
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Aerial photograph of North Las Vegas flood control channel under I-15 and Civic Center Drive,... Flood control channel crossing I-15 and Civic Center Drive, Bullock's Feed and Tack store nearby.
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Photograph of flooding along College Avenue, North Las Vegas, 1962 Flooding along College Avenue, now Lake Mead, in North Las Vegas. From left to right, signs read: North Las Vegas City Limits - Please Observe Traffic Lanes; Retain Frank McNamee - Supreme Court Justice; Street signs: N Pecos St, E...
 

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