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Report, Flood control and soil conservation in southern Nevada Brief history of flooding along the Virgin River and a list of work undertaken to prevent or diminish future flooding.
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Report on water spreading in Clark County, Nevada as a means of controlling floods, May... Report on the efficacy of water spreading to disperse flood water in Southern Nevada. Under the immediate Supervision of A. T. Mitchelson, State Project Supervisor. Prepared under the direction of George D. Clyde, Chief, Division of Irrigation and Water Conservation
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Meeting Report, Flood control in Las Vegas Valley, March 8, 1950 Meeting with agencies involved with flood control and those who had experienced flood damage on their property. Conducted by the Clark County Extension Service in Cooperation with Representatives of the U. S. Forest Service, Mr. Warren Murphy, Field Agent of...
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Letter from H. I. Bettis (Los Angeles) to J. Ross Clark, October 17, 1906 Discussion of the financial aspects of the Las Vegas Land and Water Company in relation to the Railroad.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. H. Dentner (Las Vegas), March 26,... A letter to the Las Vegas mayor and city commissioners explaining that the water company wasn't interested in expanding their water system because of problems they had experienced the previous summer.
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Letter from the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce to W. H. Comstock, A. S. Halstead,... Letter stating that low water pressure had been a serious problem during the last three fires in Las Vegas and should be fixed. If irrigation was the culprit, then the city commission should enact watering restrictions.
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Report, Las Vegas water supply recommendations, March 31, 1942 Report describing the origins of the Las Vegas Land and Water Co., including recommendations that the Union Pacific Railroad keep title to water bearing lands, and that the company not sell out to the city.
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Report of Las Vegas fire protection recommendations from the Board of Fire Underwriters of the... Fire protection recommendations for the city of Las Vegas including an April 13, 1949 fire flow test report provided by the Board of Fire Underwriters of the Pacific for Las Vegas.
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Deed for nine specific parcels of land, Las Vegas Land and Water Company to the... Deed of the land sold to the Las Vegas Valley Water District from the Las Vegas Land and Water Company, except for the water right reserved in Helen Stewart's deed. Notarized by Louis Scholnick in Douglas County, Nebraska on June...
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Transcript of meeting regarding the Las Vegas Valley Water District, held under the auspices of... Transcript of a meeting to discuss the creation of the Las Vegas Valley Water District
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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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Letter from E. W. Cragin (Las Vegas) to A. M. Folger (Las Vegas), August 24,... Request from Las Vegas Mayor Cragin to extend company water mains down the Las Vegas Strip solely for fire protection.
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Letter from E. E. Bennett (Los Angeles) to Ray Marks (Reno) regarding Nevada Senate Bill... Letter from Bennett calling attention to Nevada Senate Bill No. 155. Senate Bill 155 gives the Las Vegas Valley Water District power in levying taxes and issuing bonds in ways contrary to its original act. According to Bennett, it would...
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Letter from E. E. Bennett (Los Angeles) to William Reinhardt, September 3, 1948 Las Vegas Mayor E. W. Cragin asked that the Las Vegas Land and Water Company extend pipelines for fire protection down the Strip. Bennett had the opinion that the company could not be legally compelled to do it, and...
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Letter enclosing report on Las Vegas water supply from Henry Albert (Reno) to Walter R.... Enclosed report entitled Investigation of the water supply of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada. On April 24, 1925, by Dr. Henry Albert, Director State Hygienic Laboratory, and Associate Sanitary Engineer, Isadore W. Mendelsohn, U.S. Public Health Service. Date stamp from...
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Report on ground water in southeastern Nevada, March 29, 1915 Report with chart, plates, and maps regarding southeast Nevada groundwater. Water-Supply Paper 365
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Work orders for additional pipelines to increase existing water supply line, Las Vegas, April -May... The first sheet, form 30, a work order authority for extensions and additions to the water supply line on the Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad Company's property, includes a description of the work and the necessity for the work,...
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Chart of coolers and recirculation pumps (Las Vegas), 1950 List of coolers and how many are equipped with recirculation pumps broken down by subdivision in Las Vegas
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Photograph of flooding at the Clark Avenue Railroad Underpass in Las Vegas, circa 1950 Flooding at the Clark Avenue Railroad Underpass in Las Vegas.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas, 1931 Aerial view of Las Vegas looking southwest
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Aerial photograph of the Last Frontier and Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn, Las Vegas, circa 1955 Aerial view of the Last Frontier and Wilbur Clark's Desert Inn.
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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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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to F. H. Knickerbocker (Los Angeles), March 7,... Walter Bracken reporting to Fred Knickerbocker on the water situation on properties recently purchased by T. J. Lawrence.
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Letter from William McDermott (Las Vegas) to C. O. Whittemore (Salt Lake City), November 29,... Discussion of the survey of the Las Vegas Ranch in relation to the Las Vegas Creek.
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Letter to W. H. Comstock (Los Angeles), May 25, 1920 Letter probably from J. Ross Clark expressing skepticism that repairing the line will increase pressure. He was also wary of purchasing a well from someone else.
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Letter from T. P. Cullen (Los Angeles) to H. C. Nutt, May 11, 1912 Letter stating the importance of the water supply to Las Vegas, and how the company should consider replacing the pipeline with concrete conduit.
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County agent project progress report, Domestic water supply for Bunkerville and Mesquite, November 1, 1936 Having been unsuccessful in obtaining reliable domestic water, Bunkerville and Mesquite were beginning an all-out lobbying campaign on various agencies for help.
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Purchase offer from Las Vegas Valley Water District to Union Pacific Railroad Company, Salt Lake... $2,500,000.00 offer from the Las Vegas Valley Water District to purchase all water production lands and facilities, with exceptions noted that were owned by the Union Pacific Railroad Company and subsidiaries.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong (Los Angeles), July 27, 1939 Bracken recommended to Strong that the company perform some maintenance work to avoid a lawsuit with the Stewart family.
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Report about flood control in Virgin and Moapa Valleys Narrative that describes nineteen elements of the flood control program in the Virgin and Moapa Valleys.
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Letter from J. Ross Clark (Los Angeles) to W. H. Bancroft (Salt Lake City), July... Clark recommends replacing the sheet metal pipeline with concrete to fix a massive leaking problem.
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Newspaper clipping, County approves petition for Water District, Las Vegas Review-Journal, August 30, 1948 Article describing how the Clark County Commission approved the petition to create a water district and set up plans for an election on the issue.
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Letter from Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce to R. H. Rutledge (Washington, D.C.), with petition... Letter dated June 27, 1939, from the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce supporting a petition date June 21, 1939, by property owners and taxpayers living in the Moapa Valley area of Clark County, Nevada. The petition requested that the area...
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Report, Civilian Conservation Corps work on the flood menace in Southern Nevada, after 1935 Summary of the flood control work performed by the Civilian Conservation Corp in the Moapa Valley
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Letter from F. R. McNamee (Los Angeles) to Leo [McNamee], May 22, 1924 McNamee states that although the Union Pacific Railroad owns the land that the springs are on and all the land it historically watered, to further protect their water right they should apply for the right to appropriate the water.
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Bill granting to Las Vegas Valley Water District right of way to certain public lands... Legislative bill to grant right-of-way to the Las Vegas Valley Water District to lands between Lake Mead, Henderson, and Las Vegas. It also grants access to Basic Management Inc. to allow for the conveyance and distribution of water.
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Draft offer of Las Vegas Valley Water District to purchase the water production lands and... Draft offer of Las Vegas Valley Water District to purchase the water production lands and facilities of the Las Vegas Land and Water Company and the railroad. R. L. Adamson's red pencil edits are handwritten. Accompanies letter (see Is referenced...
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Resolution of the Board of Directors of the Las Vegas Valley Water District, October 12,... Declaration of the results of the canvass of election returns of the special bond election held September 30, 1953.
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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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Letter from J. Ross Clark to William McDermott (Las Vegas), November 11, 1902 Letter refers to surveying the ranch and makes reference to the Stewart burial plot and cattle.
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Panoramic photograph of Las Vegas taken from Salt Lake depot, August 1905 Photograph of Las Vegas in August 1905, looking east down Fremont Street from the Salt Lake depot under construction. Place identified on photo as Los Vegas Nevada.
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Revised Draft of Agreement regarding the sale of Las Vegas water facilities and lands to... Revised Draft of Agreement and deed between the railroad companies and the Las Vegas Valley Water District for the sale of Las Vegas water facilities and lands
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Map of Las Vegas Valley, Clark County, Nevada Map shows sewer, water, gas and power lines, water treatment facilities, steam plants, boundaries of the Las Vegas Valley Water District and the Clark County Sanitation District boundaries.
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Map of Las Vegas artesian basin, Clark County, Nevada: showing location of wells, springs, and... Map of Las Vegas Artesian Basin. Clark County Nevada. Showing location of wells, springs, and boundary between valley fill and bedrock.
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Map of Clark County, Nevada, 1927 Map of Clark County, Nevada showing mining, school, and road districts in 1927.
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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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Map of Las Vegas artesian basin, Clark County, Nevada: showing location of wells, springs, and... Map of Las Vegas Artesian Basin. Clark County Nevada. Showing location of wells, springs, and boundary between valley fill and bedrock.
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Map and basin profiles showing thickness of valley-fill deposits, Las Vegas Valley, Nevada, 1981. Map showing three cross sections of valley fill in the Las Vegas Basin.
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Surficial geologic map of Las Vegas Valley, Nevada, 1981 Map showing the surface geology of the Las Vegas Valley.
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Fence diagram showing lithology of valley-fill deposits and summary of water-bearing properties for valley-fill and... Map showing the types of deposits that overlay the bedrock in the Las Vegas Valley.
 

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