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Report on flood control survey in Clark County, Nevada and data on Southern Nevada, 1938 Dated March 31, 1934 with appendices added from 1938, this report contains photographs and summaries of 18 areas in Southern Nevada, specifically the northeastern portion of Clark County and a small area in Arizona. The report was to serve as...
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Book excerpt, Report upon United States geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian, 1889 Report, maps, and engravings of the survey of the area including Southern Nevada. The text offers a discussion about irrigation and artesian wells in the survey region, including a comparison between the valleys of the western United States and those...
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong (Los Angeles), August 2, 1939 Bracken stated that water from reservoir and spring was flowing, but was being absorbed into the ground as it flowed through a bed of tuilleries. In order for water to reach the Stewart burial plot and avoid a lawsuit threatened...
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Postcard, Silvery waters of Vegas Creek, circa 1910 Irrigation headgate on the Las Vegas Creek.
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Photograph of irrigation headgate with water, before 1930 Water flowing through an irrigation headgate.
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Photograph of a man standing next to an artesian well, circa early 1900's Man standing next to an artesian well with the Sheep Mountains in the background. Top right corner of photo had been torn off; photo restored by Annie Sattler.
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Report on floods from the Meadow Valley Wash, Muddy River, and California Wash, after 1945 List of major floods in the Moapa Valley with accompanying map.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to F. H. Knickerbocker (Los Angeles), regarding water... Walter Bracken asking for permission to fill in the swimming pool and use the company drag line to clean out the ditch to the Las Vegas Ranch so overflow could be used by the lesee rather than go to waste.
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History of major floods in Moapa valley and adjacent washes, after 1945 List of the major floods in the Moapa Valley with map to show locations of the floods.
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Photograph of a man sitting near an artesian well, circa early 1900's Man sitting next to an artesian well
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Photograph of a bridge over the Las Vegas Creek, circa 1940 Creek on the Las Vegas Ranch with a footbridge built over it
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Photograph of an outhouse over an irrigation ditch in Corn Creek, Nevada, circa 1938 An outhouse located over an irrigation ditch in Corn Creek, Nevada
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Photograph of an artesian well on the T & T Ranch, Nevada, 1949 Artesian Well used for irrigation on the T & T Ranch.
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Photograph of irrigation water from the Muddy River, circa 1948 Elbert Edwards and another man standing next to a contemporary irrigation canal in the Moapa Valley.
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Photograph of water of the Muddy River diverted for irrigation, circa 1948 Elbert Edwards and another man next to a modern irrigation canal in the Moapa Valley.
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Photograph of Elbert Edwards and unidentified man standing in a dry canal bed, Moapa Valley,... Elbert Edwards and another man standing in the remains of an irrigation canal of the 1860's built by the members of the Muddy-Cotton Mission. The Muddy river can be seen in the distance.
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Photograph of farmland on the T & T Ranch, Nevada, circa 1953 Men irrigating new alfalfa on the T & T Ranch in the Amargosa Valley.
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Photograph of an irrigation pipe and the Muddy River, Moapa Valley, Nevada, 1948 A drainage pipe from an irrigation project hanging out over the edge of the banks of the Muddy River.
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Photograph of remains of early canals of the 1860s built by members of the Muddy-Cotton... Elbert Edwards and another man standing in a dry irrigation canal in the Moapa Valley.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to C. J. Balch (Los Angeles), October 20,... Bracken notifying the Union Pacific Railroad that the water situation on the Stewart burial plot was satisfactory.
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Letter from Frank Strong (Los Angeles) to H. H. Larson (Los Angeles), July 15, 1940 Discussion of the work keeping the Las Vegas Creek channel open to guarantee promised water to the Stewart Burial Plot.
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Photograph of a water wheel in the Muddy River, Nevada, since 1936 Water wheel in the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to F. H. Knickerbocker (Los Angeles), July 1,... Letter on the water situation in Las Vegas during a water shortage and status of water supply to the Stewart burial plot and the Las Vegas Ranch.
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Photograph of a water wheel in the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada, after 1936 Man standing next to a water wheel in the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada.
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County agent project progress report, Formation of irrigation district, November 1, 1941 Report on flood control programs in the Las Vegas, Moapa, and Virgin River Valleys.
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The Virgin River and the Virgin Valley, circa 1945 Discussion of changes to the Virgin River bed and irrigation works around Beaver Dam Wash in Arizona and Bunkerville in Nevada.
 

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