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Photograph of Hemenway Wash and Colorado River from Highway 93, Clark County, circa 1929 Looking east through Hemenway Wash towards the Colorado River from the newly constructed Highway 93.
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Photograph of bridge over Vegas Creek, Las Vegas, circa 1900 Photograph of bridge over Las Vegas Creek south of the Old Mormon Fort.
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Photograph of two woman near springs in Las Vegas, circa 1912 Two unidentified women standing next to the big Las Vegas Spring.
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Photograph of the Merle Emery Ferry, before 1930 Unidentified people and car on the Merle Emery Ferry crossing the Colorado River.
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Photograph of steamshovel working on the road to the Hoover Dam construction site, circa 1931 Steamshovel working on the road to the Hoover Dam construction site looking east over the Colorado River.
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Aerial photograph of the Colorado River between Fortification Hill and Hemenway Wash, before 1930 Aerial view of the Colorado River looking north between Fortification Hill and Hemenway Wash.
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Aerial photograph taken of Black Canyon, before 1930 Aerial view of Black Canyon prior to the construction of Hoover Dam
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Photograph of swimmers in a salt water hole near the junction of the Virgin and... Five unidentified men swimming in pool near the salt mines near the confluence of the Virgin and Colorado Rivers.
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Photograph of flowing artesian well with group of unidentified people, before 1920 Flowing artesian well and a group of unidentified people.
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Photograph of Cashman Ferry, before 1930 View of the Colorado River at the site of the Cashman Ferry
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Photograph of irrigation headgate with water, before 1930 Water flowing through an irrigation headgate.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas in the mid to late 1930s Aerial photo of Las Vegas looking south.
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Photograph of a ferry on the Colorado River, before 1930 Ferry on the Colorado River, possibly Merle Emery Ferry
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Aerial photograph of Union Pacific Railroad yards, Las Vegas, late 1920s Aerial view of Las Vegas and Union Pacific Railroad yards.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas and surrounding valley, circa 1920 Aerial view of Las Vegas looking west.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas in the 1920s Aerial photograph of Las Vegas looking north.
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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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Photograph of the Colorado River above Black Canyon, before 1930 Looking north up the Colorado River from Hemenway Wash.
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Photograph of two unidentified women on the bridge at Indian Springs, Nevada, circa 1930. Two women standing on the bridge that spans over the creek at Indian Springs, Nevada.
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Aerial photograph of the Colorado River and Hemenway Wash, before 1935 Hemenway Wash, located at the bend of the Colorado River just upstream of Black Canyon, before the construction of Hoover dam.
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Aerial photograph of Railroad Pass, Nevada, before 1930 Aerial view of Railroad Pass looking south, U.S 93 and U.S. 95 can be seen as dirt roads.
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Photograph of construction of a water tank in Boulder City, circa 1931 Construction of a water tank in Boulder City.
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Photograph of temporary shanty town along Colorado River, circa 1931 Shack town filled with people waiting for jobs building the Hoover Dam.
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Photograph of Blue Diamond/Cottonwood Valley, Nevada, before 1930 View looking northeast over Blue Diamond towards the Spring Mountains.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas, 1920s Aerial view of Las Vegas looking northwest over the Union Pacific Railroad yards.
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Photograph of Frenchman Mountain, Nevada, circa 1930's View of Frenchman Mountain from the southwest.
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Photograph of swimming pool at Ladd's Resort, Las Vegas, 1920s-1930s The swimming pool at Ladd's Resort in Las Vegas.
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Photograph of the Merle Emery Ferry, before 1930 Merle Emery ferry on the Colorado River
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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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Aerial photograph of Black Canyon, Hemenway Wash, and Fortification Hill, before 1930 Aerial view looking north over Black Canyon, Hemenway Wash, and Fortification Hill
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Photograph of Hoover Dam worker beside the Colorado River, circa 1931 Hoover Dam worker and an Ingersoll Rand electric generator beside the Colorado River looking Northwest towards the Hemenway Wash.
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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 a ferry crossing the Colorado River, before 1930 Unidentified ferry crossing the Colorado River.
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Photograph of an artesian well at Ernie Cragin Home, circa 1946 Ernie Cragin shows Walter Bracken his artesian well at his home in Las Vegas.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas, taken since 1930 Aerial photo of Las Vegas looking southeast, showing the high school and the LDS First Ward building.
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Photograph of a flowing artesian well and stream, 1911-1949 Flowing artesian well and stream.
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Photograph of people sitting on a log in the middle of a swimming area at... Several people in swimming suits relaxing on a log in the water at Indian Springs
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Postcard showing Old Fort Callville near Las Vegas, before 1938 Colorized photograph of Fort Callville on the banks of the Colorado River.
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Aerial photograph of the Colorado River, Hemenway Wash, and the site of Boulder City, before... Aerial view of the Colorado River, Hemenway Wash, and the site of Boulder City
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Photograph of Peter Buol and William Pike sitting next to artesian well, circa 1908 Peter Buol (wearing hat) and William Pike next to an artesian well.
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Photograph of a gushing artesian well in the Las Vegas Valley, circa early 1900's Gushing artesian well, the source of Las Vegas' water supply
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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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Photograph of the Black Canyon damsite on the Colorado River, circa 1920 Black Canyon before the construction of Hoover Dam
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Photograph of people gathered at the Las Vegas Townsite auction, 1905 Shot of the podium during the 1905 auction of town sites in Las Vegas
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Postcard of Lorenzi Park, Las Vegas, circa 1930 The ponds at Lorenzi Park, Las Vegas
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Photograph of the swimming pool at the Las Vegas Ranch, 1905-1910 People swimming at the pool at the Las Vegas Ranch
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Map of farm plots of the Las Vegas Mormon Mission, 1855 Hand-drawn map of farm plots for missionaries at the Mormon Fort. Scale of Fort: 1/2 inch to 100 feet.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas in the late 1920s Aerial view of Las Vegas, looking north.
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Aerial photograph of Cashman Field, southwest direction, after 1947 Aerial view of Cashman Field
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Map of the Las Vegas Valley and the Mormon Mission, 1855 Hand-drawn map of the Mormon Fort and Las Vegas Valley from a letter to Brigham Young by John Steele
 

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