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Photograph of Russell well, May 15, 1922 Russell artesian well
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Aerial photograph of University of Nevada, Las Vegas, circa 1977 Aerial view of UNLV. Also showing part of Las Vegas north of the university. Photograph follows Maryland Parkway north from about Tropicana Avenue. Both downtown Las Vegas and North Las Vegas can be seen in the distance.
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Aerial photograph of Cashman Field, northwest direction, after 1947 Aerial view of Cashman Field
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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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Photograph of Black Canyon and Colorado River, before 1931 Man standing on the canyon wall of Black Canyon
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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 of Las Vegas looking north, circa 1974 Aerial view of Las Vegas looking north. The Strip, Paradise Road, and UNLV are visible in the photograph.
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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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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 Frenchman Mountain from Whitney Mesa, before 1970 Looking northeast towards Frenchman Mountain across the Las Vegas Valley from Whitney Mesa.
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Photograph of artesian well spouting water, Eglington Ranch, Nevada 1912 Spouting artesian well on the Eglington Ranch with the notation that the spout is 25 feet high.
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Postcard, Silvery waters of Vegas Creek, circa 1910 Irrigation headgate on the Las Vegas Creek.
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Photograph of a water wheel in the Muddy River, Nevada, since 1936 Water wheel in the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada
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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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Aerial photograph of Last Frontier Hotel and Casino, Spring mountains in background, Nevada, 1945 Aerial view of the Last Frontier Hotel and Casino looking west, with the Spring mountains 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 a group of men in in front of sign for Leonard R. Fayle... Group of men in front of a sign for the Leonard R. Fayle reservoir and pumping station
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Photograph of damage to road above Eldorado Canyon from flood of September 14, 1974 Road Damage on the Eldorado Canyon road from the September 1974 flood.
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Photograph of Elbert Edwards picking figs in St. Thomas, Nevada, June, 1938 Elbert Edwards picks figs from an orchard in St. Thomas, Nevada, while standing in the rising waters of Lake Mead.
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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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Aerial photograph of Alamo, Nevada, 1920-1925 Alamo, Nevada from an overlooking hill
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Photograph of a group of men releasing live rainbow trout into a pond, late 1950s Rainbow trout being released into a pond
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Aerial photograph of downtown Las Vegas, circa 1970 Aerial view of downtown Las Vegas, looking northwest. The Union Plaza can be seen in lower left hand corner.
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Photograph of first artesian well in Las Vegas Valley on Taylor Ranch, before 1910 Men near a flowing artesian well with a drilling rig nearby.
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Photograph of the prayer dedication for the signing of the Hoover Dam bill, December 1928 A large gathering of people near the dam site praying in thanks for the passage of the bill authorizing the construction of Hoover Dam
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Photograph of Lake Mead and back of Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1939 View from the back side of the Lost City restorations looking out into the approaching water.
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Photograph of a water wheel in the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada, after 1936 Man standing next to a water wheel in the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada.
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Aerial photograph of the Las Vegas Strip, circa 1975 Aerial view of Las Vegas Strip, looking north from MGM Grand Hotel and the Dunes.
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Photograph of Daniel Bonnelli's home at landing on Colorado River, circa 1920 The remains of Daniel Bonelli's house on the Colorado River, covered by Lake Mead
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Photograph of Elbert Edwards at Fort Callville, Nevada, circa 1938 Elbert Edwards standing on one of the walls of Fort Callville nearly surrounded by the rising waters of Lake Mead.
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Photograph of Tamarisk trees sticking out of the water in St. Thomas, Nevada, circa June,... The tops of tamerisk trees show above the water line of Lake Mead at St. Thomas, Nevada.
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Photograph of men laying sewer pipe in Boulder City, circa 1931 Laying a sewer line in Boulder City.
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Photograph of water pump in Colorado River used for upper concrete batch plant, circa 1931 Pump in the Colorado River for the upper concrete batch plant
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Photograph of the east Las Vegas Valley with Sunrise and Frenchman Mountains, circa 1905 Looking east from the bench over the Mormon Fort across the Las Vegas Valley.
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Aerial photograph of Downtown Henderson looking south towards Railroad Pass, circa 1963 Aerial view of Henderson looking south towards Railroad Pass
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Photograph of Mary Corkhill drawing a bucket of water from the Las Vegas Creek, circa... Mary Corkhill drawing a bucket of water from the Las Vegas Creek
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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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Photograph of Cottonwood Landing on the Colorado River, 1946 Landing at Cottonwood on the Colorado River
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Photograph of Eglington men standing near artesian well on Eglington Ranch, circa 1912 Frederick and Earl Eglington and 'one of Dara's boys by the Eglington Well.
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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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Photograph of clean-up operations at Nelson's Landing, September 16, 1974 A dumptruck and an excavator cleaning up Nelson's landing two days after the September 14, 1974 flood.
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Photograph of Lake Mead approaching the Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1938 View from the northwest of the Lost City restorations.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas looking north, circa 1963 Aerial view of Las Vegas looking north
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Postcard with view of Goodsprings, Nevada, after 1910 View of Goodsprings from the bench over the town.
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Photograph of Las Vegas Creek in winter, Las Vegas Ranch, circa 1905 Ice in the Las Vegas Creek on the Las Vegas Ranch.
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Aerial photograph of Twin Lakes/Lorenzi Park. Las Vegas, 1965 Aerial view of Twin Lakes/Lorenzi Park in 1965.
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Photograph of Raymond A. ''Pete'' West standing on flume of water wheel he built in... Raymond A. ''Pete'' West standing on flume of water wheel he built in 1936 on Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada
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Photograph of scuba operations at Nelson's Landing, September 15, 1974 Three men in scuba gear on the rocks at Nelson's Landing the day after the September 14, 1974 flood.
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Photograph looking west across the Las Vegas Valley towards the Spring Mountains Looking west across the Las Vegas Valley towards the Spring Mountains.
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Mounted photograph of Peter Buol next to his artesian well in the Las Vegas Valley,... Peter Buol, first mayor of Las Vegas, and two other men next to a drilling rig and a flowing artesian well. Photograph was mounted on cardboard.
 

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