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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 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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Final report on interrelationships between chemical, physical and biological conditions of the waters of Las... Results of a chemical and biological survey of the waters of Las Vegas Bay of Lake Mead. Includes charts and figures.
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Final report, Lake Mead monitoring program, July, 1976 Reports of water quality monitoring in Lake Mead
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Final Report, Lake Mead monitoring program, September 1977 Report of water quality monitoring in Lake Mead
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Aerial photograph of head of Lake Mead, November 29, 1948 Aerial view of the head of Lake Mead, the outlet of the Grand Canyon. Printed in lower left corner: 3A0, 306 Head of Lake Mead 11-29-48. Clock face visible in lower right corner of photograph.
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Photograph of the top of the St. Thomas, Nevada school, Lake Mead, circa June, 1938 The remains of the St. Thomas school building about to disappear under the waters of Lake Mead.
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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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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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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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Aerial photograph of Saint Thomas, Nevada, being covered by Lake Mead, June 1938 Aerial view of St. Thomas, Nevada, being covered by Lake Mead. Stamped on back of photo: Photograph by Bureau of Reclamation, Boulder Canyon Project, Boulder City, Nevada
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Letter from A. M. Folger (Las Vegas) to William Reinhardt, September 27, 1948, and newspaper... In the enclosed editorial sent with correspondence, Cahlan expressed a concern that if the water district were created, they would begin to get their water from Lake Mead, which of necessity would be chlorinated.
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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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Aerial photograph showing the Basic Magnesium plant site, temporary boarding camp, Henderson, Nevada, and Lake... Air view looking northeast showing Lake Mead in the distance, the Basic Magnesium Inc. plant site area, and temporary boarding camp area in the right center.
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Photograph looking southeast through the remains of Saint Thomas, March 25, 1964 Looking southeast through the remains of Saint Thomas with Lake Mead in the background.
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Photograph looking northwest through the remains of St. Thomas, March 25, 1964 Looking northwest through the remains of St. Thomas towards the site of the Lost City
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Aerial photograph of booster pumping station site, Basic Magnesium Inc., Henderson, Nevada, January 13, 1942 Aerial view of Basic Magnesium pipeline between the plant and Lake Mead, looking east towards the causeway and island on Lake Mead.
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Newspaper clipping, Water wrangle solution?, Las Vegas Review-Journal, November 17, 1944 Lorenzi recommending a pipeline from Lake Mead to supply water to Las Vegas to guarantee future development in the Las Vegas Valley.
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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 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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Bill granting to Las Vegas Valley Water District right of way to certain public lands... Legislative bill to grant right-of-way to the Las Vegas Valley Water District to lands between Lake Mead, Henderson, and Las Vegas. It also grants access to Basic Management Inc. to allow for the conveyance and distribution of water.
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Memo from William Reinhardt about obtaining water from Lake Mead, September 8, 1935 The proposed water district would probably have an easier time getting water from Lake Mead than the privately owned water company. "BCC -- E E Bennett" is written in pencil at the top. Memo has two date stamps from E.E.B....
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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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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 Lost City restorations and Lake Mead, Nevada, 1938 Lost City restorations with Lake Mead in the distance.
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Photograph of Lost City restorations and Lake Mead, southward direction, Nevada, 1939 View from the back side of the restorations looking south toward the approaching water.
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Photograph of Murl Emery work dock with Lake Mead rising in the background, 1935 Murl Emery work dock, 1935, with Lake Mead rising
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Bond issue election announcement by Las Vegas Valley Water District to eligible voters within district... Notice of special election for bond issue for the Water District including the reasons for the issue. Document includes information election date, amount of bond issue, voter eligibility, registration, purposes of bond issue, revenue, expenses, estimated water rates, financing, water...
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Letter from E. E. Bennett (Los Angeles) to W. R. Rouse, April 26, 1954 The Department of the Interior was demanding three million gallons of water a day in return for approval to operate a pipeline from Lake Mead to Basic Management Inc.
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Announcement of registration to vote on the September 30 bond issue, 1953 Notice to property owners of the upcoming bond issue election and the necessity of their pre-registration to participate, and the bond issue announcement. Appointed division deputy registrars are named in the document. Includes date stamp from E. E. Bennett. Chief...
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Letter from E. E. Bennett to Howard W. Blanchard (Washington, D. C.), April 19, 1954 Bennett was requesting the name of the chairman of the Senate Interior and Insular Affairs Committee as well as members so see if there were any that he could influence for a favorable passage of the water district right-of-way bills.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. M. Jeffers, November 13, 1944 The Chamber of Commerce agreed that the artesian water in the valley should be reserved for domestic purposes, and Lake Mead water for irrigation, but Bracken wrote that this was academic because Basic Magnesium Inc. had no excess water.
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Geologic map and sections of area along Colorado River between Lake Mead and Davis Dam,... Map of geological survey of area between Lake Mead and Davis Dam.
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Photograph of Union Pacific Railroad crews removing tracks at the St. Thomas line, 1938 Union Pacific Railroad crews taking up the St. Thomas line in advance of Lake Mead.
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Photograph looking southeast through the remains of the post office in St. Thomas, Nevada, 1948 The remains of the St. Thomas post office and Harry Gentry's store with Lake Mead in the background
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Letter including legal opinion from Franklin T. Hamilton (Los Angeles) to Thomas A. Campbell... Mr. Hamilton, as representative of the law offices of O'Melveny & Myers addresses Mr. Campbell, president of the Las Vegas Valley Water District, outlining facts about the Las Vegas Valley Water District, Basic Management Inc., history of land and water...
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Photograph looking west through the remains of Saint Thomas, March 25, 1964 Looking west through the remains of Saint Thomas from near the remains of Jacob Baver's blacksmith shop.
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Photograph of U. S. Navy deep-sea divers conducting Lake Mead sedimentation survey, circa 1948 Deep sea divers conducting a sedimentation survey on Lake Mead
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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 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 abandoned vehicle in St. Thomas, 1952 Hazel Hall, Albert Hafner, Linda Hafner, and Ilene Hafner playing with an abandoned vehicle in St. Thomas.
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Map of Lake Mead quadrangle, Nevada-Arizona, 1981 Map showing land ownership and mineral rights for the larger Lake Mead area.
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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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Memo from Walter R. Bracken to E. E. Bennett about Lake Mead and Basic Magnesium,... Bracken recommending that if Las Vegas was successful in getting water from Lake Mead through Basic Magnesium Incorporated that the artesian water be used for domestic purposes exclusively and the other for irrigation.
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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 Lake Mead approaching the Lost City restorations, spring 1938 The waters of Lake Mead are approaching the Lost City restorations
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Letter from Frank Strong (Los Angeles) to Walter R. Bracken, October 12, 1945 While Las Vegas was experiencing a water shortage, the Las Vegas Land and Water Company should not protest the drilling of new wells as this might incite hostility. A water district may be formed that would be able to...
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County agent project report, Erosion-flood control, April 1938 Summary of situation, goals, duties of cooperating agencies, and procedures regarding the effort to prevent flooding and erosion threatening properties and silting Lake Mead. Cooperative extension work in agriculture and home economics, University of Nevada Agricultural Extension Division and United...
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Letter from A. M. Folger to L. A. Barnes (Omaha), October 19, 1949 Letter from Folger comparing Lake Mead recharge rate estimate to water usage in the Las Vegas Valley. State Engineer compiled data showing that residents were using far more water than the recharge rate. The water company was only responsible...
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Postcard showing the Lake Mead boat landing at the Boulder Dam National Recreation Area, circa... Postcard depicting the boat landing at Hemenway Wash on Lake Mead
 

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