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Press release about proposed expenditures from bond issue, Clark County, Nevada, 1953 News announcement release of the Las Vegas Valley Water District's spending plans for money raised from a $8,700,000 bond issue. The list was compiled by the district consulting engineer, James M. Montgomery and included improvement projects and their estimated cost....
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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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Photograph of Fort Callville, Nevada, before 1935 Photo of Fort Callville and corrals.
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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, Nevada, 1938 Looking east at Hugh Lords' garage and the Valley of Fire from the advancing waters of 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 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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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 Lake Mead approaching the Lost City restorations, spring 1938 The waters of Lake Mead are approaching the Lost City restorations
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Photograph of Lake Mead submerging the town of St. Thomas, June 1938 An adobe home in St. Thomas surrounded by water.
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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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Photograph of groundbreaking ceremony for Southern Nevada Water Project near Saddle Island on Lake Mead Three men in front of a sign for the Southern Nevada Water Project, which included a pumping plant to take water out of Lake Mead and a water treatment plant. Left to Right: Asst. Commissioner of Reclamation N. B....
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Copy of the act creating the Las Vegas Valley Water District, May 10, 1951 Text of the bill creating a water district in the Las Vegas Valley
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Letter from A. M. Folger (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong, May 7, 1947 The elections for Mayor and City Commission have brought the issue of municipal ownership of a water company in Las Vegas to the fore again
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Letter from Frederick F. Barker to the Directors of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce,... Discussion of the feasibility of bringing water from Lake Mead to Las Vegas
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Report on the Basic Magnesium, Incorporated water supply system, Clark County, Nevada, October, 1949 Report on the water supply system at Basic Magnesium, Inc.
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Senate Bill No. 63, Chapter 167 by Senator Charles D. Baker, approved March 27, 1947 Bill that created the Las Vegas Valley Water District
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Letter from Alfred J. Ryan to the Directors of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce,... Discussion of the feasibility of bringing water from Lake Mead to Las Vegas. Pittman is an older name for the city of Henderson. Whitney is an older name for East Las Vegas.
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Letter from Ralph W. O'Neill and James R. Montgomery (Las Vegas) to the Colorado River... Report on how to increase the capacity of the Basic Magnesium, Inc. water facilities to allow for more water to go to the Las Vegas Valley Water District
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Photograph of two women in St. Thomas, circa 1948 Two women pretending to fish off a foundation of a house in St. Thomas.
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Aerial photograph of Lake Mead water intake for Basic Magnesium Inc., Nevada, January 5, 1942 Aerial view of Lake Mead intake for the Basic Magnesium plant water system, showing the causeway in the upper right corner.
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Aerial photograph showing the Lake Mead intake for the Basic Magnesium Inc. water system, Nevada,... Aerial view showing site of Basic Magnesium's water supply intake at Lake Mead.
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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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Letter from Alfred Merritt Smith (Carson City) to Ernest Cragin (Las Vegas), May 6, 1946 Letter written by the Nevada state engineer to the mayor of Las Vegas regarding the water use from the Las Vegas Aquifer, which was roughly equal to the recharge rate. The state engineer recommended that a group of property...
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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 of Hannig's Ice Cream Parlor in St. Thomas, 1952 Albert Hafner examines St. Thomas buildings that rose to the surface of the desert in 1952. With him are daughters Linda and Ilene and their friend Hazel Hall.
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Photograph of St. Thomas, Nevada ruins and Lake Mead, circa July, 1938 The remains of a house in St. Thomas being covered by water.
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Photograph of a party of salvagers, St. Thomas, Nevada, June, 1938 A group of men dismantling a house and loading the fruits of their labors on a truck. The waters of the rising Lake Mead are in the foreground.
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Photograph of dwelling at Lost City, 1938 A restored Indian house at Lost City showing the lake only a few feet away.
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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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Photograph of man and woman standing in front of building, St. Thomas, 1935-1938 Lorraine and her father standing in front of the shell of a building, probably Hannig's Ice Cream Parlor, in antediluvian St. Thomas. Handwritten on bottom left corner: St. Thomas Nev.
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Photograph of Lake Mead beginning to cover the Lost City, June 1938 Lake Mead beginning to cover the Lost City in Moapa Valley, June 1938.
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Photograph of a car driving on a flooded dirt road, St. Thomas (Nevada), 1938 A view of the old Chadburn Place in St. Thomas and a car on a road that is being covered by water from Lake Mead
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Photograph of two women and a rowboat, St. Thomas, 1938 Two women standing near a row boat in the middle of St. Thomas as it is being covered by Lake Mead
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Photograph of two men in boats exploring partially submerged Fort Callville ruins, circa 1938 Two men with boats exploring the walls of Fort Callville as Lake Mead submerges them.
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Photograph of the ruins of Fort Callville, circa 1938 Walls of Fort Callville surrounded by the rising waters of Lake Mead.
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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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Photograph of partially submerged Fort Callville ruins, circa 1938 The Ruins of Fort Callville as they are submerged by Lake Mead.
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Photograph of a couple standing next to a car on a flooded road, St. Thomas,... A man and woman standing near a car on a road that is being covered by the waters of Lake Mead
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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 flood damage recovery work on Nelson's Landing, circa September 1974 Recovery operations at Nelson's Landing on the Colorado River after the 14 September 1974 Flood.
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Photograph of two cars abandoned by their owners in St. Thomas, Nevada, April 11, 1948 Remains of two cars, most likely near the remains of Hugh Lord's shop, in St Thomas, Nevada, when the town emerged from the waters of Lake Mead in 1945
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Photograph of the Perkins family sightseeing in St. Thomas, 1945 The Perkins family sightseeing in St. Thomas
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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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Photograph looking east through the remains of Saint Thomas, 1964 Looking east through the remains of Saint Thomas from just south of Lord's Garage. Hannig's Ice Cream Parlor's remains are visible in the distance.
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Aerial photograph of Frenchman Mountain, Nevada, circa 1949 Aerial view looking south of Frenchman Mountain and the east side of Las Vegas Valley. Lake Mead can be seen in the distance.
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Photograph of the remains of a post office and Harry Gentry's Store in St. Thomas,... Remains of the post office and Gentry store with the receding water of 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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