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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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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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Letter from Franz A. Maroshek (Las Vegas) to J. M. Murphy (Las Vegas), February 18,... The County Health Department called on the City Manager to enforce Ordinance 76 to prevent the use of effluent to irrigate land that was used to raise dairy cattle on the Las Vegas Ranch.
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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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Photograph of cesspool sewage, Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Seepage spots in Pittman.
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Letter from F. R. McNamee (Los Angeles) to F. H. Knickerbocker, July 23, 1929 Since the city was expanding its sewer system, it was a good time to renegotiate their contract to get all the water run off from the city sewer system for irrigation on the Las Vegas Ranch. Written in pencil at...
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Report, Available water supply of the Las Vegas ground-water basin Nevada, 1965 Report on the available water in the Las Vegas area
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Photograph of ditch downstream from sewer outlet, Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Ditch into which sewer empties about 15 feet downstream from sewer outlet.
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Photograph of sewer outlet, Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Outlet of 4'' concrete sanitary sewer in Pittman.
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Aerial photograph of Pittman, Nevada, April 30, 1942 Pittman, Nevada from the air.
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Photograph of sewer seepage in Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 East from point on sewer line about 500' upstream from outlet showing seepage area.
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Photograph of dirt road with seepage in Pittman, Nevada, February 13, 1945 View looking west along Merlayne Drive from Allen Avenue showing dark spots on the roadway from seepage.
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Photograph of seepage from sewer and cesspools, Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Seepage from sewer and cesspools about 500 feet from outlet in Pittman, Nevada.
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Photograph upstream along sewer, Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Looking upstream along sewer from about 100 feet upstream from outlet. The dark spots on the ground is seepage.
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Aerial photograph of sewer seepage in Pittman, Nevada, northward direction, April 16, 1945 Aerial view of the seepage in Pittman, Nevada looking south east.
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Aerial photograph of sewer seepage in Pittman, Nevada, April 16, 1945 Aerial view of Pittman seepage
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Photograph of dirt road with sewer seepage in Pittman, Nevada, March 30, 1945 Looking south through Pittman, Nevada towards Basic Magnesium and Railroad Pass. In the foreground area saturated areas.
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Photograph of sewer seepage and distant structures in Pittman, Nevada, March 30, 1945 View of seepage in Pittman from the sewer outlet.
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Aerial photograph of sewer seepage in Pittman, Nevada, eastward direction, April 16, 1945 Aerial view of Pittman, Nevada seepage toward the east. Side of building next tot he water tower reads ' Pittman Cleaner'.
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Photograph of sewer seepage and nearby structures in Pittman, Nevada, March 30, 1945 Seepage in Pittman, Nevada, showing liquid running on the surface. Sign on wooden building, 'Church of God'.
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Photograph of capped well and sewer seepage in Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Wellhead in Pittman, said to have been plugged with clay before being abandoned. Midway Casino visible in background.
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Photograph of ground with sewer seepage in Pittman, Nevada, March 30, 1945 Seepage in Pittman, Nevada with the Midway Casino in the background.
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Aerial photograph of sewer seepage, Pittman, Nevada, April 16, 1945 Aerial view of Pittman, Nevada, showing the sewer seepage.
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Photograph of dirt road with sewer seepage in Midway City, Nevada, February 13, 1945 View looking north from the corner of Allen Avenue and Merlayne Drive showing saturated areas
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Letter from Frank Strong (Los Angeles) to Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas), May 30, 1943 Strong is reluctant to commit the company to a specific amount of water to be delivered to the Las Vegas Ranch.
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Letter from G. J. Sylvain, M. D. (Las Vegas) to Mr. Folger (Las Vegas), March... The County Department of Health was going to add oil to the effluent to kill mosquitos, and asked the Las Vegas Land and Water Company to report excess oil running onto their land.
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Letter from W. W. White (Reno) to Senator Pat A. McCarran (Washington, D.C.), September 22,... Letter written by the Director of Nevada's Division of Public Health Engineering to Senator McCarran informing of sewerage problems in Reno and the Nevada statutes regulating metering of water in larger Nevada towns like Las Vegas and Reno.
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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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Photograph of exposed sewer pipe in Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Exposed sewer about 500 feet upstream from outlet, showing open joints and uneven grade and alignment.
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Photograph of structures near sewer seepage in Pittman, Nevada, March 30, 1945 Seepage in Pittman, Nevada
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Letter from A. M. Folger (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong, February 21, 1948 Discussion of drilling two wells on the Las Vegas Ranch to make up for the irrigation water lost by the City forbidding the use of effluent, and of giving up acreage for the Elks and a sewer treatment plant.
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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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Final report, Lake Mead monitoring program, July, 1976 Reports of water quality monitoring in Lake Mead
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Map showing Las Vegas Valley water quality management plan update for wastewater collection systems, Feburary... Map showing area sewers and watershed boundaries.
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Map outlining land leased by Willie T. Stewart, Las Vegas, Nevada, August 10, 1943 Map detailing Las Vegas area with yellow line showing area of land leased by Willie T. Stewart, the Las Vegas Ranch. Typed note in lower right corner states that the map accompanied the agreement with Mr. Stewart covering the lease...
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Photograph of town taken near sewer outlet, Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Pittman's sewer outlet near town.
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Photograph of Midway Casino and other buildings, Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Midway Well and Casino containing public eating house with kitchen opening onto basement which flooded with sewage. Restroom structure in center and BMI vehicle number 429 on right side of photo. Patches of sewer seepage are visible in lower right...
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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, 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, Biological inventory of the Southern Nevada Water Project, second stage, 1976 Inventory of the plants on the land that falls under the jurisdiction of the Southern Nevada Water Project.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. M. Jeffers (Omaha), August 26, 1935 General overview of the Las Vegas water situation, covering possible municipal ownership, the Las Vegas Springs, irrigation on the Las Vegas Ranch, and more.
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Letter including legal opinion from O'Melveny & Myers law offices (Los Angeles) to the Las... Discussion of laws and court decisions regarding water metering by the Las Vegas Valley Water District.
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Letter including Nevada Attorney General Opinion No. 123 from Harvey Dickerson to Thomas A. Campbell... Notwithstanding Section 6112 of the Public Service Commission Act, the Las Vegas Valley Water District was allowed to meter water to customers; Opinion No. 123.
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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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Las Vegas Land and Water Company report, July 23, 1949 Summary of latest water crisis with the recommendations of Commissioner Williams to correct it.
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Report, Investigations and research in Nevada by the Water Resources Division, 1984 Survey of the water resources of Nevada in 1982-1983
 

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