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Letter from E. E. Bennett (Los Angeles) to Leo A. McNamee, Including a telegram... The Clark County delegation had yet to introduce the bill to permit the metering of water in Las Vegas. Bennett called on McNamee and Bracken to get Las Vegas residents to pressure the delegation to do so. Includes a...
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Memo from A.W.F. to Walter R. Bracken in response to C. R. Gray's letter about... One particular part of the lands purchased from Helen Stewart was apparently for right of way and terminal facilities since it does not have any water rights associated with it.
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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 W. H. Bancroft (Salt Lake City) to J. Ross Clark (Los Angeles), March... Letter from Bancroft states that although vegetation has been growing in the spring water used for domestic purposes, that "a little sunshine on the water is a good thing,'' so building a cover over the spring to prevent plant growth...
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Escrow instructions to the First National Bank of Nevada regarding the transfer of Las Vegas... Escrow instructions for the transfer of Las Vegas water production from the Union Pacific Railroad to the Las Vegas Valley Water District. Contract between the Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad, the Union Pacific Railroad, and the Las Vegas Land...
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Letter from Hugh A. Shamberger (Carson City) to Colonel H. F. Clark (Las Vegas), December... Shamberger advised the Water District to purchase the lands surrounding the Las Vegas Springs as well as other springs and wells in the area to protect its water sources in the future.
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Contract synposis between Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad and Las Vegas Land and Water... Contract for the railroad to supply water to the Las Vegas Land and Water Company. Contract Audit Number 7322 by Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad Company
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Report, Integrated weed management plan for the lower Las Vegas Wash, September 19, 2003 Plans to control weeds in the Las Vegas Wash; prepared for Las Vegas Wash Coordination Committee
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Letter from R. L. Adamson (Los Angeles) to F. H. Knickerbocker, August 16, 1929 Summary of the lands purchased from the Stewart family by the Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad Company.
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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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Letter from Harold J. Stocker (Clark County, Nevada) to Harold L. Ickes (Washington, D.C.) February... Clark County commissioner asking the Secretary of the Interior to use some of the funds from the Arid Lands Fund to create a drinking water system in the Moapa Valley.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to J. Ross Clark (Los Angeles), October 11,... Bracken informing Clark of Buol's attempt to appropriate water from the Las Vegas Creek for his own use.
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1927 report on Moapa water facilities with 1929 supplement, December 31, 1929 1927 overview report of the Union Pacific Railroad facilities in Moapa, Nevada including a 1929 supplement. Original report dated March 01, 1927, supplement dated December 31, 1929.
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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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Letter and blueprints from William Reinhardt (Los Angeles) to Howard F. Clark (Las Vegas), March... Blueprint maps with introductory letter showing improvements built before December 31, 1950
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to J. Ross Clark (Los Angeles), October 25,... Bracken asking Clark how to proceed since a man had offered to buy a small plot of land near the Las Vegas Springs who had promised not to drill a well. Bracken recommended to not allow it.
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Deed excerpt from Helen J. Stewart and heirs (Las Vegas) to William A. Clark, December... Excerpt of agreement between the Stewart family and Clark guaranteeing 4 miner's inches of water for the Stewart burial plot. Original date of deed was December 8. 1902. Excerpt was dated June 16, 1939.
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Letter from Colonel Moore (Moapa, Nevada) to J. T. McWilliams, January 25, 1903 Moore explaining to McWilliams the methods he used in measuring the water on the Las Vegas Ranch. Handwritten text transcribed by cataloger.
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Letter from J. Ross Clark to R. E. Wells, April 19, 1912 Clark suggests that if the horse patrol was to continue, the company should buy their own horse to save money. Additionally, the long time between patrols would still afford many opportunities for a saboteur or striker to damage the...
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Letter from J. Ross Clark to R. E. Wells, February 16, 1912 Discussion of the necessity of someone patrolling the Las Vegas Springs for security.
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Letter from J. Ross Clark to H. C. Nutt (Los Angeles), August 29, 1913 Despite the fact that people were beginning to drill their own wells in the area, it was not worth buying up land to prevent others from drilling while land prices were high.
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County agent project progress report, Home water supplies - domestic water improvement and water facilities,... Discussion of the progress on domestic water for Bunkerville and Mesquite, Nevada. Prospects were good for the Work Projects Administration to install a tank and pipeline. PROJECT NUMBER: State Office # M-282, Clark County # M-22
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County agent project, 1940 additions, Erosion - flood control, 1937-1940 Revised summary of situation, goals, duties of cooperating agencies, and procedures regarding the effort to prevent flooding and erosion threatening properties and silting Lake Mead. Report originally signed in May 1937. Handwritten notes throughout document. Cooperative extension work in agriculture...
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Letter from R. E. Marks (Reno) to E. E. Bennett, March 23, 1949 Marks stating that the Clark County delegation seemed anxious to rush Senate Bill 155 through as fast as possible, amending the Las Vegas Valley Water District act to allow bond issues.
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County agent project progress report, Formation of irrigation district, November 1, 1941 Report on flood control programs in the Las Vegas, Moapa, and Virgin River Valleys.
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Final report, Lake Mead monitoring program, July, 1976 Reports of water quality monitoring in Lake Mead
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Report on cooperative irrigation, drainage, and water control educational work in Moapa and Virgin Valleys,... Discussion of the necessity of public education in the Moapa and Virgin valleys in regards to irrigation, drainage, water storage, domestic water, and flood control. Report was written October 10, 1945, attached application was dated February 3, 1945.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to F. H. Knickerbocker (Los Angeles), March 3,... Bracken asks for advice regarding the Edward Clark Forwarding Company which was going to be connected to railroad water, but was being cut off by their previous provider, thus preventing them from running pipes in their basement and ultimately, endangering...
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Letter to W. H. Bancroft and J. Ross Clark, May 18, 1908 An inspection of the pipeline showed that in many places, the asphalt was coming off the pipe and there were quite a few leaks. Maintenance would allow it to last perhaps a year longer, but then it would need...
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Agreement between Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad Company and Las Vegas Land and Water... Agreement for the railroad to deliver water and power for the water company to sell in Las Vegas. Covering easement to carry water through Railroad Company's water pipelines from Las Vegas Springs, artesian well and other sources to a connection...
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to J. Ross Clark (Los Angeles), December... Bracken flooded the town with posters warning residents that in order to repair a burst pipeline from the springs to the town, water service, including that for fire protection, would be off for 24 hours.
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Letter from Thomas A. Campbell (Las Vegas) to members of underwriting group for bonds, including... Letter from the Las Vegas Valley Water District's president informing the District's bond underwriters that pending legislation had been defeated. The measures would have affected holders of the $8,700,000 waterworks bonds. Supporting documents from the District include a report dated...
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Letter from E. E. Bennett (Los Angeles) to William Reinhardt, January 4, 1952 The Nevada State Engineer suggested that the Las Vegas Valley Water District purchase 1200 acres of "water bearing lands," but the District only wanted to purchase 679 acres.
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Letter from E. E. Bennett to Colonel H. F. Clark (Las Vegas), January 4, 1952 The Nevada state engineer recommended the Las Vegas Valley Water District purchase all 1200 acres from the Las Vegas Land and Water Co., but the District only wanted 679 acres.
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Petition by citizens of Las Vegas to Board of City Commissioners (Las Vegas) requesting adequate... Petition signed by citizens and taxpayers of the city of Las Vegas requesting the Board of City Commissioners of Las Vegas to take action to secure an adequate water supply for the residents of the Original Townsite of Las Vegas....
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Letter from H. I. Bettis (Los Angeles) to C. O. Whittemore (Salt Lake City), W.... There were more lots in Las Vegas occupied than paid water connections, and the letter discusses the best method to get unauthorized users to pay.
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Map showing pipe line in Clark Street, Las Vegas Land & Water Co., Las Vegas,... Map showing the location of the Clark Street water main.
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Photographs and descriptions of an artesian well in the northwest corner of Clark County (Nevada),... Photographs with captions of an artesian well in Las Vegas
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Notice of special registration for bond election, Clark County, Nevada, 1953 Notice of the requirement of special registration by property and corporation land owners in Clark County to vote in the 1953 bond issue for the Water District. A list of registrars and registration places included on second page. The bond...
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Telegram from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. H. Comstock and J. Ross Clark... The pipeline between the springs and the shops had burst. Two weeks had passed and still the water service was not working on it. Bracken requested that it be fixed immediately.
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County agent project progress report, Formation of a drainage district, November 1, 1942 Enough signatures had been collected to form a drainage district, but by such a small margin, that it was recommended 26 more signatures be secured before the process proceeded. Project Number: State Office No. 172, Clark County No.12. Name of...
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County agent project progress report, Formation of irrigation district, November 1, 1930 The formation of an irrigation district was being put on hold until all land ownership issues brought about by the construction of Hoover Dam were resolved. Report signed by John H. Wittwer as District Extension Agent. Project Number: State Office...
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County agent project progress report, Flood control, November 1, 1932 Wittwer reported that in January of 1932, landowners in Logandale, through a local committee, levied a fee per acre and used the money to prepare for anticipated flooding. Project Number: State Office No. 103, Clark County No. 7 - MISCELLANEOUS....
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County agent project progress report, Domestic water supply for Bunkerville and Mesquite, November 1, 1939 Wells drilled previously were not sufficient to solve area water problems. Wittwer recommended consulting with the United States Geological Survey and State Engineer before any more wells were drilled. Report signed by John H. Wittwer as County Extension Agent. Project...
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. H. Comstock (Los Angeles), May 23,... Two hotels complained that they had no water pressure on their second floors, and Bracken discussed the possibility of purchasing a well to boost the pressure in the system.
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Letter from J. Ross Clark to R. E. Wells, March 22, 1911 Though Wells agrees with Bancroft that the spring does not need a cover for health reasons, one might be necessary to keep swimmers out of the drinking water.
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Progress Report for J. H. Wittwer, 1940-41 program List of activities and projects worked on by John Wittwer in 1940-41. Report has penciled comments in several places.
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County agent project progress report, Flood control, November 1, 1936 Report on the 1936 work on erosion-flood control projects done by the Civilian Conservation Corps for the U. S. Forest Service and the Soil Conservation Service. Project Number: State Office No. 172, Clark County No. 12
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Final Report, Lake Mead monitoring program, September 1977 Report of water quality monitoring in Lake Mead
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Nevada Senate Bill No. 155 by Senator Baker, March 2, 1949 Bill introduced by Senator Baker to amend the Water District Act to allow issuance of bonds and levying taxes for district operation and maintenance.
 

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