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Report, Geological survey circular 346: First fourteen years of Lake Mead, circa 1949 Report on Lake Mead taken from the Lake Mead Comprehensive Survey of 1948-49
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Report, Final environmental impact statement, Southern Nevada Water Project, second stage, June 6, 1977 Final environmental impact statement for the second stage of the Southern Nevada Water Project.
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Report and survey of reconnaissance geology between Lake Mead and Davis Dam Arizona-Nevada, 1963 Geological survey of the area between Lake Mead and Davis Dam.
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United States Supreme Court case documents: Nevada exhibits, Arizona v. California, May 6, 1958 Nevada exhibits of the AZ v. CA case before the U. S. Supreme Court. The exhibits include topographic maps, photomaps, excerpts from correspondence and other published documents, and charts.
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Application by Las Vegas Valley Water District and Colorado River Commission of Nevada to the... Application of the Las Vegas Valley Water District to obtain the water facilities constructed at or near Henderson, Nevada, by Defense Plant Corporation. Document includes background of application, water district plans, consideration of public interest and benefit, and the terms...
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Report, A review of the limnology of and water quality standards for Lake Mead, October... Runoff from the Las Vegas Wash had heavily polluted the Las Vegas Bay area of Lake Mead. This report offered recommendations for bringing the resulting algae under control.
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Book excerpt, Preliminary report to determine feasibility of diverting Colorado River, February 1, 1876 The excerpt consists of Appendix B printed in the Annual report by the Army Corps of Engineers upon the geographical surveys west of the 100th Meridian, February 18, 1905. It contains maps of the Southwest region of the United States,...
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Agreement for the delivery of Lake Mead water to the Las Vegas Valley, 1952 Agreement between the Las Vegas Valley Water District and Basic Management Inc. for the delivery of water from Lake Mead.
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Geology and water resources of Las Vegas, Pahrump, and Indian Spring Valleys, Clark and Nye... Report on the geology and groundwater of southern Nevada.
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Report, Socioeconomic impacts of the second stage of the Southern Nevada Water Project and its... Study on the possible societal impacts of bringing in water from outside of the Las Vegas Valley.
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Report on ground water in southeastern Nevada, March 29, 1915 Report with chart, plates, and maps regarding southeast Nevada groundwater. Water-Supply Paper 365
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Panoramic photograph of Fortification Hill across the Colorado River, circa 1924 Fortification Hill near the Colorado River
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Panoramic photograph of Fort Callville on the Colorado River, before 1935 Panorama of Fort Callville on the Colorado River. Anson Call was a Mormon pioneer and settler of many communities in the Utah Territory and surrounding states.
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Aerial photograph of the Colorado River and Hemenway Wash, before 1935 Hemenway Wash, located at the bend of the Colorado River just upstream of Black Canyon, before the construction of Hoover dam.
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Photograph of a man surveying the Colorado River from a boat in Black Canyon, circa... Man standing on a boat traveling south on the Colorado River through Black Canyon
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Proposed official statement respecting $8,700,000 usage of waterworks bonds of the Las Vegas Valley Water... The official statement of the Las Vegas Valley Water District prepared to be used in the sale of the $8.7 million bonds described within. Overview description of the area in history, geology, tourism trade, agriculture, industry with appendices in back....
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Photograph of a car ferry crossing the Colorado River to the Arizona highway, circa 1926-1928 Ferry that carried cars and people across the Colorado River to the Arizona highway
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Photograph of water pump in Colorado River used for upper concrete batch plant, circa 1931 Pump in the Colorado River for the upper concrete batch plant
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Photograph of Fortification Hill and the Colorado River, Clark County, before 1931 View of Fortification Hill from Hemenway Wash across the Colorado River
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Photograph of the Colorado River above Black Canyon, before 1930 Looking north up the Colorado River from Hemenway Wash.
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Photograph looking west over the Colorado River and Hemenway Wash from Fortification Hill, before 1931 Looking west over the Colorado River and Hemenway Wash from Fortification Hill.
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Photograph of a ferry crossing the Colorado River, before 1930 Unidentified ferry crossing the Colorado River.
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Aerial photograph of the Colorado River, Hemenway Wash, and the site of Boulder City, before... Aerial view of the Colorado River, Hemenway Wash, and the site of Boulder City
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Photograph of Daniel Bonnelli's home at landing on Colorado River, circa 1920 The remains of Daniel Bonelli's house on the Colorado River, covered by Lake Mead
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Photograph of a ferry on the Colorado River, before 1930 Ferry on the Colorado River, possibly Merle Emery Ferry
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Photograph of a group of people next to the Colorado River at the south end... People standing near the Colorado River in Black Canyon at the start of Hoover Dam construction
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Photograph of Hoover Dam worker beside the Colorado River, circa 1931 Hoover Dam worker and an Ingersoll Rand electric generator beside the Colorado River looking Northwest towards the Hemenway Wash.
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Aerial photograph of Black Canyon, Colorado River and Boulder City location before dam construction, 1920s Aerial view of Black Canyon, Colorado River, and Boulder City location before dam construction showing elevation.
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Photograph of Cashman Ferry, before 1930 View of the Colorado River at the site of the Cashman Ferry
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Transcript of meeting regarding the Las Vegas Valley Water District, held under the auspices of... Transcript of a meeting to discuss the creation of the Las Vegas Valley Water District
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Photograph of wheel for pump, Franks Ranch, Colorado River, circa 1907 Waterwheel on the Colorado for irrigation.
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Photograph of Indian Frank's water wheel on the Colorado River, 1910 Water wheel on the Colorado River between Callville and Hesse Camp, Nevada.
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Photograph of Hemenway Wash and Colorado River from Highway 93, Clark County, circa 1929 Looking east through Hemenway Wash towards the Colorado River from the newly constructed Highway 93.
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Copy of the act creating the Las Vegas Valley Water District, May 10, 1951 Text of the bill creating a water district in the Las Vegas Valley
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Photograph of the Merle Emery Ferry, before 1930 Merle Emery ferry on the Colorado River
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Photograph of Rockwell family members at the Colorado River near the Hoover Dam construction site,... Rockwell Family members overlooking the Colorado River at the Hoover Dam Construction site.
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Photograph of Cottonwood Landing on the Colorado River, 1946 Landing at Cottonwood on the Colorado River
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Letter from Ralph W. O'Neill and James R. Montgomery (Las Vegas) to the Colorado River... Report on how to increase the capacity of the Basic Magnesium, Inc. water facilities to allow for more water to go to the Las Vegas Valley Water District
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Photograph of Fort Callville from the Nevada side of the Colorado River across to the... View of Fort Callville from the Nevada side of the Colorado across to the Arizona side
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Photograph of the Colorado River from Observation Point, Boulder Canyon, April 3, 1932 Looking down the Colorado River from Observation Point, April 3, 1932, view of the beginning of construction of the Hoover Dam.
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Photograph of temporary shanty town along Colorado River, circa 1931 Shack town filled with people waiting for jobs building the Hoover Dam.
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Photograph of Hemenway Wash, Nevada and Colorado River, circa 1932 A view of Hemenway Wash and the Colorado River before Lake Mead.
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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 the Merle Emery Ferry, before 1930 Unidentified people and car on the Merle Emery Ferry crossing the Colorado River.
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Photographic postcard of Hemenway Wash, Nevada and Colorado River, 1932 View of the river and Hemenway Wash, with Ragtown (Williamsville) on the banks of the river.
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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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Postcard showing Old Fort Callville near Las Vegas, before 1938 Colorized photograph of Fort Callville on the banks of the Colorado River.
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Photograph of steamshovel working on the road to the Hoover Dam construction site, circa 1931 Steamshovel working on the road to the Hoover Dam construction site looking east over the Colorado River.
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Photograph of the Black Canyon damsite on the Colorado River, circa 1920 Black Canyon before the construction of Hoover Dam
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Aerial photograph of the Colorado River between Fortification Hill and Hemenway Wash, before 1930 Aerial view of the Colorado River looking north between Fortification Hill and Hemenway Wash.
 

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