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Photograph of a group of people in and around swimming pool at Ladd's Resort, Las... Group of people, primarily children posing near the swimming pool at Ladd's Resort, the Las Vegas Ranch.
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Photograph of water tank in the Nevada desert, pre-1950 Water tank in the desert. Sign on windmill reads: Fairbanks-Morse Steel Eclipse.
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Aerial photograph of downtown Las Vegas looking east toward Frenchman Mountain, post-1953 Aerial view of downtown Las Vegas looking east toward Frenchman Mountains. The following buildings are visible in the photograph: Lucky Casino, Horseshoe Casino, Fremont Hotel and Casino, Four Queens Casino, Golden Nugget, El Cortez Hotel, First National Bank, Bank of...
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Photograph of Lost City restorations and Lake Mead, Nevada, 1939 The waters of Lake Mead lapping at the base of the restorations of the Lost City.
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Aerial photograph of flood path, Eldorado Canyon to Nelson's Landing, September 14, 1974 Aerial view of the path of the flood down Eldorado Canyon to Nelson's Landing.
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Photograph of a man standing next to an artesian well, circa early 1900's Man standing next to an artesian well with the Sheep Mountains in the background. Top right corner of photo had been torn off; photo restored by Annie Sattler.
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Photograph of Arabell Hafner sitting on the remains of the St. Thomas School, 1948 Arabell Hafner sitting on the remains of the St. Thomas School.
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Photograph of water seeping into restored pit and dwellings of Lost City, Nevada, 1939 Pithouse in the Lost City restorations undermined by rising Lake Mead water.
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Photograph of a Union Pacific tour-bus on Highway 93, Nevada, circa 1933 A Union Pacific tour-bus in a pullout overlooking Hemenway Wash off Highway 93.
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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 looking east across the Las Vegas Valley from Whitney Mesa towards Lake Mead, before... Looking east across the Las Vegas Valley from Whitney Mesa towards Lake Mead.
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Photograph of Fortification Hill and the Colorado River, Clark County, before 1931 View of Fortification Hill from Hemenway Wash across the Colorado River
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Aerial photograph of Saint Thomas, Nevada, being covered by Lake Mead, June 1938 Aerial view of St. Thomas, Nevada, being covered by Lake Mead. Stamped on back of photo: Photograph by Bureau of Reclamation, Boulder Canyon Project, Boulder City, Nevada
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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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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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Photograph of fields of Las Vegas Ranch and Las Vegas Valley to the northeast, circa... Looking northeast from the bench over the Old Mormon Fort across the Las Vegas Valley.
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Photograph of a Union Pacific Railroad crew dismantling the St. Thomas rail spur, Nevada, circa... The Union Pacific Railroad sends a wrecking crew into the St. Thomas area to reclaim several miles of branch line.
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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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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas Strip, 1952 Aerial view of Las Vegas Strip, 1952, from the Flamingo Hotel looking north. Downtown Las Vegas can be seen in the distance.
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Photograph of first artesian well in Las Vegas Valley on Taylor Ranch, Clark County, before... Six men, five identified and one unidentified standing near a flowing artesian well with a drilling rig nearby on the Taylor Ranch.
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Panoramic photograph of Fort Callville on the Colorado River, before 1935 Panorama of Fort Callville on the Colorado River. Anson Call was a Mormon pioneer and settler of many communities in the Utah Territory and surrounding states.
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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 looking north across the Las Vegas Valley from Whitney Mesa towards the Sheep Mountains Looking north across the Las Vegas Valley from Whitney Mesa towards the Sheep Mountains.
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Photograph of footbridge over Las Vegas Creek, circa 1905 Footbridge over the Las Vegas Creek.
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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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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas, 1915 Aerial view of Las Vegas in 1915.
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Photograph looking southeast toward Railroad Pass, before 1970 Looking southeast towards Railroad Pass from Henderson.
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Photograph of Lake Mead and the Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1938 View of the Lost City from the approaching waters of Lake Mead during the spring of 1938.
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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 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 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 first artesian well in Las Vegas Valley on Taylor Ranch, with group of... Thee identified and four unidentified men looking at a flowing artesian well with a drilling rig nearby.
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Photograph of Lake Mead at base of Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1939 Water from Lake Mead undermining a wall in the restored Lost City.
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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 Lost City restorations and Lake Mead, northward direction, Nevada, 1939 The Lost City restorations nearly surrounded by the waters of Lake Mead.
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Photograph of artesian well on Eglington Ranch near Las Vegas, circa 1912 Artesian well spouting on Eglington Ranch.
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Photograph of artesian well on Eglington Ranch, Nevada, 1912 Spouting artesian well on the Eglington Ranch.
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Photograph of Fort Callville, Nevada, before 1935 Photo of Fort Callville and corrals.
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Photograph of a man sitting near an artesian well, circa early 1900's Man sitting next to an artesian well
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Photograph of Lake Mead and Lost City restorations, Nevada, 1939 The rising water of Lake Mead damages a pit and dwelling of the Lost City restoration.
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Aerial photograph of the flood path down Eldorado Canyon to Nelson's Landing, circa September, 1974 Aerial view of the path of the flood down Eldorado Canyon to Nelson's Landing.
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Photograph of crew dismantling a house in St. Thomas, 1938 Crew dismantling a house in St. Thomas
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Photograph of vineyard in Nevada, 1919 Vineyard in Nevada, 1919
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Photograph of artesian well on Eglington Ranch, circa 1912 Artesian well on the Eglington Ranch. Photograph includes one of Dara's boys.
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Photograph of Oran Gragson, Leonard Fayle, and I. ''Pat'' Head at reservoir construction site, May... Oran Gragson, Leonard Fayle, and I. ''Pat'' Head at construction site for the Leonard R. Fayle reservoir and pumping station
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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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Aerial photograph of Alamo, Nevada, from an overlooking hill, circa 1922 Alamo, Nevada from an overlooking hill
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Photograph of first artesian well in Las Vegas Valley, Taylor Ranch, before 1910 Three men standing near a flowing artesian well with a drilling rig nearby.
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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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Photograph of I. ''Pat'' Head, Oran Gragson, and Leonard Fayle at reservoir construction site, May... Oran Gragson, Leonard Fayle, and I. ''Pat'' Head at the Leonard R. Fayle reservoir construction site. Left to Right: I. 'Pat' Head, Mayor Oran Gragson, and Leonard R. Fayle.
 

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