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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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Final Report, Lake Mead monitoring program, September 1977 Report of water quality monitoring in Lake Mead
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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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Photograph of Cottonwood Aerial Ferry, 1930-1935 Cottonwood Aerial Ferry carried customers between Searchlight, Nevada and Chloride, Arizona. It is now under Lake Mohave. Sign with ferry rates: Car $2.00, Truck $2.50, Motorcycle $1.00, Horseman .50, Stock .50, Pedestrian .25
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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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County agent project progress report, Flood control - soil conservation and soil conservation-domestic allotment, November... Discussion of the formation of the Virgin River Watershed Flood Control District and Soil Conservation Committee and the efforts of all the individual soil conservation districts. Project Number: State Office No. 172. Clark County No. 12 and Project Number: State...
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Final report, Lake Mead monitoring program, July, 1976 Reports of water quality monitoring in Lake Mead
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Photograph of the Arivada Ferry, 1916-1920 Arivada Ferry, owned by Jim Cashman and operated by Pop Emery. Its primary purpose was to provide a way for Arizonans to get to Nevada where prohibition was not as strictly enforced.
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Geologic map and sections of Muddy Mountains, St. Thomas Gap, and part of the Grand... Geological map of the Moapa Valley area.
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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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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 a ferry on the Colorado River, before 1930 Ferry on the Colorado River, possibly Merle Emery Ferry
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Book excerpt, Preliminary report concerning explorations and surveys principally in Nevada and Arizona, 1871 Report and maps of survey of the area including Southern Nevada. Includes pages 74-85 of the book.
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Generalized hydrogeologic map of lower Moapa--Lake Mead area, Clark County, Nevada, 1965 Geology and faults of the Moapa Valley drainage basin.
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Photograph of a congressional delegation visiting the Hoover Dam site, March 13, 1923 Congressional delegation visiting the Hoover Dam site. Photo sleeve includes information from responses to Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper "Help Us Write History" requesting photograph identification. Identified individuals: James Scrugham (1st man on the left) was Governor of Nevada at the...
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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 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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Postcard showing a visualized Las Vegas after completion of the Hoover Dam, circa 1930 Postcard depicting an aerial view of the Las Vegas area as envisioned after the completion of Hoover Dam
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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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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 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 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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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 the Merle Emery Ferry, before 1930 Merle Emery ferry on the Colorado River
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Photograph of the Rockwell Family at Black Canyon, before 1938 Rockwell Family and two cars at Black Canyon.
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Aerial photograph of Black Canyon, Hemenway Wash, and Fortification Hill, before 1930 Aerial view looking north over Black Canyon, Hemenway Wash, and Fortification Hill
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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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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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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 a ferry crossing the Colorado River, before 1930 Unidentified ferry crossing the Colorado River.
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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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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 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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Photographs of prayer dedication of the Boulder Dam site, circa 1931 Two views of the assembled guests present for the dedicatory prayer of the Hoover Dam construction site.
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Panoramic photograph of Bonelli's Ferry on the Colorado River, before 1935 Panorama of Bonelli's Ferry on the Colorado River.
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Aerial photograph taken of Black Canyon, before 1930 Aerial view of Black Canyon prior to the construction of Hoover Dam
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Letter from Frank Strong (Los Angeles) to G. F. Ashby, November 7, 1944 Meeting on water in Las Vegas. Discussion included the decline in water pressure throughout the valley, watershed recharge, BMI Water, a possible water district, well drilling, and more.
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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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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. M. Jeffers, November 10, 1944 Letter to the president of the Union Pacific appraising him of why the Las Vegas Land and Water Company was protesting the issuance of new permits to drill wells in the Las Vegas.
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Letter from E. E. Bennett (Los Angeles) to William Reinhardt, December 4, 1951 Detailed discussion of the UP divesting itself of water production facilities to the Las Vegas Land and Water Company. Written in red pencil at the top of the page: "4705-11-22" and "80-Gen."
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Letter from William Reinhardt (Los Angeles) to A. E. Stoddard, January 30, 1953 If the bond issue failed, the public might try and force the railroad to increase water production, so the company should consider transferring all water production to the Las Vegas Land and Water Company who was in a better position...
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Photograph of Cottonwood Landing on the Colorado River, 1946 Landing at Cottonwood on the Colorado River
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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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Las Vegas Valley Water District's estimate of required revenues for period 1954-1963 Chart showing estimated users, operating costs, revenues, surplus, and more.
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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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Draft report, Las Vegas water supply recommendations, March 31, 1942 Details of twelve recommendations for the railroad to pursue with regards to water in the Las Vegas area. Drafted March 25, 1942, E. E. Bennett's penciled notes added March 31, 1942. Report has an "E.E.B. MAR 31 1942" date stamp.
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General map showing approximate location of better known springs and wells in the Mohave and... Map of springs, wells, and pumping plants in Southeastern California and Southwestern Nevada.
 

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