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Map showing general geology and areas of artesian flow of the Las Vegas, Pahrump, and... Regional map showing geology and groundwater flow in southern Nevada.
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Generalized hydrogeologic map of lower Moapa--Lake Mead area, Clark County, Nevada, 1965 Geology and faults of the Moapa Valley drainage basin.
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Ruling on application No. 12918 to appropriate underground water in Las Vegas Valley, November 30,... The Las Vegas Land and Water Company protested to the application of Jack Wollenzien to drill a well near their well-field. The State Engineer agreed with the water company because of the falling water table.
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Letter from A. M. Folger (Las Vegas) to R. L. Adamson, September 13, 1950 Folger recommends installing a remote pressure gauge in the pipeline away from the pumps, because when leaks develop the pressure does not drop at the pumps, making it harder to realize there is a problem
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Photograph of man and woman standing in front of building, St. Thomas, 1935-1938 Lorraine and her father standing in front of the shell of a building, probably Hannig's Ice Cream Parlor, in antediluvian St. Thomas. Handwritten on bottom left corner: St. Thomas Nev.
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Photograph of flooded street in Saint Thomas, Nevada, June 1938 A shack on fire, probably Hugh Lords', in Saint Thomas flooding.
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Postcard showing a visualized Las Vegas after completion of the Hoover Dam, circa 1930 Postcard depicting an aerial view of the Las Vegas area as envisioned after the completion of Hoover Dam
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Photograph of a grinding slab metate at the Lost City, Clark County, before 1938 Grinding slab metate at the Lost City with numerous holes
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Photograph of settling basins at Hemenway Wash, Clark County, circa 1931 Settling basin at the head of Hemenway Wash for water purification works in Boulder City.
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Letter from J. M. Murphy (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong (Los Angeles), February 18, 1948 The Las Vegas City Manager informs Union Pacific Railroad that it would no longer be providing the one million gallons of effluent to the Las Vegas Ranch for use in irrigation.
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Letter from G. J. Sylvain, M. D. (Las Vegas) to Mr. Folger (Las Vegas), March... The County Department of Health was going to add oil to the effluent to kill mosquitos, and asked the Las Vegas Land and Water Company to report excess oil running onto their land.
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Letter from L. R. Maag (Las Vegas) to William Reinhardt (Los Angeles), June 19,... The Las Vegas Land and Water Co. received complaints of trucks taking water from fire hydrants, wasting large amounts of water and causing water pressure to drop.
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Comparative statement of meter readings, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1950 Water meter readings at six locations at many different dates in 1950
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Telegram from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. H. Comstock (Los Angeles), July 30,... Bracken reported that the ice plant had no objection to having their water cut off while passenger trains were filled, but cutting off the town would cause serious trouble and should not be done.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to Benson Wright (Carson City), August 8, 1922 Strikes were making it impossible for the water company to expand their sources of water.
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Letter from A. M. Folger (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong, March 31, 1948 Discussion of the necessity of using pumps to ensure adequate water pressure for a new subdivision.
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Letter from A. M. Folger (Las Vegas) to Frank Strong, May 13, 1948 Discussion of a school board's request to move a water main from an area they wished to relocate their athletic field to.
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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to W. H. Guild comparing water consumption for... Letter comparing Las Vegas water usage in November in 1941 and 1942.
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Letter from F. R. McNamee (Los Angeles) to Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas), August 15,... McNamee detailed the exact amount of water due the Stewarts and approved the installation of a pipe to guarantee delivery.
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Telegram from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to J. P. Mack (Los Angeles), June 12,... Telegram informing that the Las Vegas Land and Water Company crew repaired 108 holes in their main pipeline and gained a foot of water in the reservoir overnight.
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Recapitulation of projects for first revision lower Colorado drainage basin problems and programs for Nevada,... Prioritized list of projects and estimated costs for flood/erosion control projects in southern Nevada.
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Letter from E. E. Cunningham (Yermo, Cal.) to J. P. Mack, November 27, 1930 Discussion of selling water to people living next to the Arden Pipeline, provided they were not using the water to manufacture moonshine.
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Letter from E. E. Bennett (Los Angeles) to Calvin M. Cory, March 17, 1947 The city asked the Las Vegas Land and Water Co. to either fence or place Las Vegas Creek in a culvert, and Bennett was asking if they were obliged to do so.
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Letter from L. R. Maag (Los Angeles) to William Reinhardt, June 5, 1952 Letter explaining the proposed relocation of water pipelines and powerlines off railroad land before the sale to the water district to enable future development of land. Reference to map shown below.
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Application by Las Vegas Valley Water District and Colorado River Commission of Nevada to the... Application of the Las Vegas Valley Water District to obtain the water facilities constructed at or near Henderson, Nevada, by Defense Plant Corporation. Document includes background of application, water district plans, consideration of public interest and benefit, and the terms...
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Bond issue election announcement by Las Vegas Valley Water District to eligible voters within district... Notice of special election for bond issue for the Water District including the reasons for the issue. Document includes information election date, amount of bond issue, voter eligibility, registration, purposes of bond issue, revenue, expenses, estimated water rates, financing, water...
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Application for permit to appropriate the public waters of the State of Nevada, November 1939 Application for the Las Vegas Land and Water Company to appropriate the water from a new well on the Las Vegas Ranch. Original Collection: Union Pacific Railroad Collection 97-19
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Report on flood in Meadow Valley Wash, March 3rd to 5th inclusive, March 12, 1938 Summary of the damage from a flood in the Moapa Valley on March 3-5, 1938
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Newspaper clipping, Vegas Valley Water District progressing, Las Vegas Review-Journal, October 17,1947 Newspaper clipping discussing petitions to create a water district in the Las Vegas valley and a map of the proposed district.
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Letter from A. S. Halsted (Los Angeles) to [F. R.] McNamee, December 16, 1924 Halsted proposed that the company not apply for water rights for the Las Vegas Springs but merely ask for a certificate since there were no conflicting claims.
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Letter from J. G. Scrugham (Carson City) to Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas), June 30... The present water system of Las Vegas furnished cheap and seemingly satisfactory service, yet in order to bring in new businesses or agriculture, new sources of water would need to be found.
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Grant of easement, Las Vegas Land and Water Company, Audit No. 5353, June 1, 1954 Granting of an easement by the Union Pacific Railroad to the Las Vegas Valley Water District for the purpose of maintaining the water supply facilities. Notarized by Louis Scholnick in Douglas County, Nebraska on June 3, 1954.
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Deed for a parcel of land, Las Vegas Land and Water Company to the Las... Deed of the land sold to the Las Vegas Valley Water District from the Las Vegas Land and Water Company. Notarized by Louis Scholnick in Douglas County, Nebraska on June 3, 1954.
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Deed for a parcel of land, Union Pacific Railroad Company to the Las Vegas Valley... Deed of the land sold to the Las Vegas Valley Water District from the Union Pacific Railroad. Notarized by Louis Scholnick in Douglas County, Nebraska on June 3, 1954.
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Agreement regarding the furnishing of water from Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad Company and... Contract between the Las Vegas Land and Water Company and the railroad and the new rate the water company will pay for water. "C.D. No. 15674-1" written in ink on cover page. Also has stamps "U.P. Audit No. 74531" and...
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Letter from P. J. Lynch (Omaha) to A. E. Stoddard, March 13, 1952 Lynch brings attention to the issue of the Union Pacific Railroad developing an independent water source. They had a well in the shop yard, but the only vested water right they had was in Well No. 1 near the...
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Assembly Bill 6: An act to validate all acts and proceedings of the Las Vegas... A bill to validate the acts and proceedings of the Las Vegas Valley Water District for authorization, issuance, and sale of bonds.
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Announcement of registration to vote on the September 30 bond issue, 1953 Notice to property owners of the upcoming bond issue election and the necessity of their pre-registration to participate, and the bond issue announcement. Appointed division deputy registrars are named in the document. Includes date stamp from E. E. Bennett. Chief...
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Memo from Thomas A. Campbell to Spencer Butterfield and others about the bond election campaign,... Details of advertising campaign to promote the bond election
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Letter from Calvin M. Cory (Las Vegas) to Edward C. Renwick, December 20, 1952 Cory expresses the legal opinion that in an artesian basin, if you have a water right then the point of diversion makes no difference.
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Signed offer from the Las Vegas Valley Water District to purchase all water production lands,... Signed offer by several officers and directors of the Las Vegas Valley Water District to the Union Pacific and Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad Companies and the Las Vegas Land and Water Company to purchase water production facilities and...
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Letter from Leo A. McNamee (Las Vegas) to Thomas A. Campbell (Las Vegas), March 19,... Summary of the water rights purchased by the Union Pacific Railroad from Helen Stewart to pass to the Las Vegas Valley Water District.
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Memo from A. M. Folger to Walter R. Bracken about drill wells, June 12, 1945 Account of a meeting called by the State Engineer to discuss applications to drill wells. The Las Vegas Land and Water Company and Robert Griffith both dropped their objections and both were allowed permits. Those in attendance discussed...
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Letter from F. H. Knickerbocker (Los Angeles) to F. R. McNamee, March 7, 1929 Knickerbocker directing the drafting of contracts for the sale of water directly from the railroad to industrial users. Date stamp from L.A. & S.L. R.R. Co., Office of Industrial Engineer, Los Angeles, Calif. and from W.H.J.
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Telegram from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to E. E. Bennett (Los Angeles), Frank Strong... Coded telegram regarding the proposed water metering law before the Nevada State Legislature.
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Report, Estimation of groundwater velocities from Yucca Flat to the Amargosa Desert using geochemistry and... Report estimating groundwater velocities from Yucca Flat to the Amargosa Desert
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Blank contract between the Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad and industrial users, June 1922 Blank contract between the Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad and industrial users
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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 irrigation headgate with water, before 1930 Water flowing through an irrigation headgate.
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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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