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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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Photograph of George Ullom, Senior at his dairy ranch, circa 1925 George Ullom, Sr. at his dairy ranch, Charleston Boulevard area
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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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Photograph of Floyd Francis and Jake Beckley in the swimming hole on the Von Tobel... Floyd Francis (center), Jake Beckley (right), and unidentified man in the "Old Swimming Hole" on the Von Tobel and Beckley property
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Photograph of the meadow, Las Vegas Ranch, circa 1905 Meadow to the north of the house on the Las Vegas Ranch.
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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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Photograph of Floyd Francis, Jake Beckley, and friend in the swimming hole on the Von... Floyd Francis, an unidentified man, and Jake Beckley in the "old swimming hole" on the Von Tobel and Beckley property
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Photograph of the bridge over Las Vegas Creek, circa 1905 Bridge over Las Vegas Creek.
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Photograph of the Las Vegas Ranch looking northeast, circa 1940
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Photograph of a sleeping shed and reservoir in Corn Creek, Nevada, circa 1938 Reservoir and sleeping sled in Corn Creek, Nevada
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Aerial photograph of Kiel Ranch, May 15, 1974 Aerial photo of Kiel Ranch in 1974
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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 Bill and Ted Gilcrease swimming at the Gilcrease Ranch, circa 1926 Bill and Ted Gilcrease splashing around in the swimming hole at the Gilcrease Ranch.
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Photograph of the goldfish pond at McFarland Ranch, Indian Springs (Nevada), Circa 1930 View of the McFarland Ranch pond from the kitchen of the ranch house
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Photograph of riders near the Vegas Creek at the Stewart Ranch camp in Las Vegas,... Las Vegas Creek running through the old Las Vegas Ranch with tents on the side
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Photograph of the lean-to and goldfish pond at McFarland Ranch, Indian Springs (Nevada), circa 1930 Showing the lean-to right next to the goldfish pond at the McFarland Ranch
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Photograph of a group admiring maize on the Gilcrease Ranch, 1943 A group of people admiring maize on the Gilcrease Ranch. Left to Right: Ted Gilcrease; Elda Gilcrease; Charles Ward, Sheriff Gene Ward; Bill Gilcrease
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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 the McFarland Ranch with the Pintwater Mountains in the distance View of McFarland Ranch from nearby mountains looking towards Pintwater Mountains.
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Photograph of Indian Springs from the hill behind it Three men on horses looking over Indian Springs
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Mounted photographs of William McGruff and Old Man Mason near an artesian well, and William... William McGuff (right) and Old Man Mason (left) near an artesian well at the McGruff Ranch. Old Man Mason who brought the first automobile to town. Two photographic prints mounted on one piece of cardboard. It was verified that Paradise...
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Postcard showing the Evey Well, circa 1908-1909 Men standing next to a drilling rig looking at the Evey Well.
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Postcard showing Eglington Well, circa 1915 Well dug by Peter Buol on the Eglington Ranch.
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Postcard showing the Evey Well, Las Vegas, Nevada, circa 1910 Artesian well on Evey Ranch.
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Postcard showing burros on the Stewart Ranch, before 1903 A herd of wild burros drinking from the Las Vegas Creek on the Stewart Ranch
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Postcard showing Chrystal Beauty Well, before 1920 Chrystal Beauty well owned by F. W. Eglington.
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Letter from J. M. Murphy (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong (Los Angeles), February 18, 1948 The Las Vegas City Manager informs Union Pacific Railroad that it would no longer be providing the one million gallons of effluent to the Las Vegas Ranch for use in irrigation.
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Letter from Mr. Wood (Las Vegas) to Walter R. Bracken, February 13, 1926 Suggestions of a few minor changes that would allow the Las Vegas Ranch to become profitable in a few years time, as it has the essential fundamentals.
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Letter from Colonel Moore (Moapa, Nevada) to J. T. McWilliams, January 25, 1903 Moore explaining to McWilliams the methods he used in measuring the water on the Las Vegas Ranch. Handwritten text transcribed by cataloger.
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Photograph of the orchard on the Las Vegas Ranch, circa 1905 Orchard on the Las Vegas Ranch.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to Leo A. McNamee, November 18, 1943 The water company needed to take steps to ensure that the one million gallons per day that issued from the new sewage treatment plant would continue to go to the Las Vegas Ranch. Handwritten at bottom "This is very important."...
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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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Photograph of trees and house at Las Vegas Ranch, circa 1905 Trees and house on the Las Vegas Ranch.
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Photograph of a man working on a drilling rig, Taylor Ranch, before 1910 Man working on a drilling rig at the Taylor Ranch.
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Aerial photograph taken of Dr. John S. Park home and Kiel Ranch, North Las Vegas,... Aerial photograph of Kiel Ranch and the home of Dr. John S. Park.
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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 buildings at the Las Vegas Ranch, circa 1905 Ranch buildings at the Las Vegas Ranch.
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Report, Flood control and soil conservation in southern Nevada Brief history of flooding along the Virgin River and a list of work undertaken to prevent or diminish future flooding.
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Report surveying Las Vegas Ranch from J. T. McWilliams (Good Springs, Nevada) to J. Ross... McWilliams' summary of his findings in his survey of the Las Vegas Ranch, including land boundaries and water resources. Link to one of the plats mentioned in the letter is in references field.
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Report on 1950 pumping costs and water requirements for Craig Ranch, Las Vegas, Nevada Detailed costs for operating pumps for irrigation on the Craig Ranch in 1950
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to F. H. Knickerbocker (Los Angeles), regarding cultivation... Discussion of ways to put more land under cultivation to protect their water filings.
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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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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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Photograph of a drill rig putting down the hole for the first well in the... Drilling in the Las Vegas Heights District with Mr. Booth and Mr. Madison performing the work.
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Memo from Al Folger about water flow to the Las Vegas Ranch, July 12, 1943 Al Folger lists the flow rate of the Las Vegas Creek following the installation of a weir to allow measurement.
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Letter from Frank Strong (Los Angeles) to G. F. Ashby, January 2, 1945 Notice of the opinion of Union Pacific Railroad attorney that it is possible to sell the Las Vegas Ranch while keeping the water rights associated with it.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong (Los Angeles), April 10, 1945 The Las Vegas Land and Water Company found it necessary to lock up the spring on the Las Vegas Ranch to secure it from squatters on the property.
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Letter from Frank Strong (Los Angeles) to G. F. Ashby, September 10, 1943 Discussion of the new lease for W. T. Stewart for the Las Vegas Ranch with provisions that Stewart is obligated to use all the water that comes onto the ranch, freeing the Las Vegas Land and Water Company from problems...
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong (Los Angeles), May 26, 1943 Bracken recommends to Strong that Stewart's lease be renewed and discusses just how much water is to be included with the lease.
 

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