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Photograph of irrigation water from the Muddy River, circa 1948 Elbert Edwards and another man standing next to a contemporary irrigation canal in the Moapa Valley.
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Photograph of water of the Muddy River diverted for irrigation, circa 1948 Elbert Edwards and another man next to a modern irrigation canal in the Moapa Valley.
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Photograph of the remains of a post office and Harry Gentry's Store in St. Thomas,... Remains of the post office and Gentry store with the receding water of Lake Mead in the background
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Photograph of water running high in flood channel and North Las Vegas Boulevard flood channel Flood channel with water running high under North Las Vegas Boulevard. Signs on front for 91 and 93 freeways
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Photograph of irrigated farmland on the T & T Ranch, Nevada, circa 1953 Irrigating new alfalfa on the T & T Ranch in the Amargosa Valley.
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Photograph of dirt road with seepage in Pittman, Nevada, February 13, 1945 View looking west along Merlayne Drive from Allen Avenue showing dark spots on the roadway from seepage.
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Photograph of George Ullom, Senior at his dairy ranch, circa 1925 George Ullom, Sr. at his dairy ranch, Charleston Boulevard area
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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 a butane powered pump engine on the T & T Ranch, Nevada, circa... Since the Amargosa Valley did not have electricity until 1964, all pumps were run by combustion engines, like this one on the T & T Ranch.
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Photograph looking northwest through the remains of St. Thomas, March 25, 1964 Looking northwest through the remains of St. Thomas towards the site of the Lost City
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Photographic postcard of Hemenway Wash, Nevada and Colorado River, 1932 View of the river and Hemenway Wash, with Ragtown (Williamsville) on the banks of the river.
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Photograph of waterwheel on the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada, January 21, 1947 38 foot waterwheel on the Muddy River near Logandale, Nevada.
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Photograph of exposed sewer pipe in Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Exposed sewer about 500 feet upstream from outlet, showing open joints and uneven grade and alignment.
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Photograph of Elbert Edwards and unidentified man standing in a dry canal bed, Moapa Valley,... Elbert Edwards and another man standing in the remains of an irrigation canal of the 1860's built by the members of the Muddy-Cotton Mission. The Muddy river can be seen in the distance.
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Photograph of Elbert Edwards and unidentified man examining soil, Moapa Valley, circa 1948 Elbert Edwards and another man studying erosion in the Moapa Valley.
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Photograph of the remains of Mary Gibson's home in St. Thomas, 1945 Remains of Mary Gibson's home in St. Thomas, looking toward the Valley of Fire
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Photograph of flood damage recovery work on Nelson's Landing, September 1974 Recovery operations at Nelson's Landing on the Colorado River after the 14 September 1974 Flood.
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Group photograph of men in swim wear at the Las Vegas Ranch, 1916 Group of swimmers at the Lake Vegas Ranch with the ruins of the Mormon Fort in the background. Information provided by Special Collections included a photocopy of the photograph identifying three of the individual in the photograph. The second...
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Photograph of Frenchman Mountain and Las Vegas Wash, Nevada, before 1950 Frenchman Mountain and Las Vegas Wash.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas, partial view of high school, southwest direction, 1930 Aerial view of Las Vegas in 1930
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas looking west, 1945 Aerial view of Las Vegas immediately following the close of World War II
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Aerial photograph over Cheyenne Avenue looking southeast, June 5, 1973 Aerial view over Cheyenne Avenue looking southeast towards Frenchman Mountain
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Photograph of two women posing on a giant dead Cottonwood tree in the remains of... Two women on the trunk of a very large dead Cottonwood tree in the remains of St. Thomas
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Photograph of Native American workers on the Tomiyasu farm, Las Vegas, circa 1920's Native American workers on the Tomiyasu farm in Las Vegas.
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Photograph of swimmers at Lorenzi Park pool, circa 1931 Swimmers at Lorenzi Park Pool. Frenchman Mountain in the background to the east.
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Photograph of automobile parked near Boulder Highway, circa 1932 Boulder Highway west of Railroad Pass, looking north into Las Vegas Valley.
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Photograph of an artesian well on the T & T Ranch, Nevada, 1953 Artesian well used for irrigation on the T & T Ranch.
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Aerial photograph of the West Coast Air Corps Training Center, Nevada, 1941 Aerial view of the West Coast Air Corps Training Center at Nellis Air Force Base in 1941
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Aerial photograph of a farm in Las Vegas, 1964 Aerial view of a farm in the Las Vegas Valley.
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Photograph of cars overturned by a 4 mile cloudburst flood, circa 1931 Car overturned by flood at 4-mile on the Boulder Highway, about 5 miles southeast of Las Vegas
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Photograph of a water wheel on the Tomiyasu farm, Las Vegas, circa 1930's Water wheel on the Tomiyasu farm.
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Photograph looking southeast through the remains of the post office in St. Thomas, Nevada, 1948 The remains of the St. Thomas post office and Harry Gentry's store with Lake Mead in the background
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Aerial photograph of Boulder City, circa 1949 Aerial view looking north of Boulder City.
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Photograph looking southeast through the remains of Saint Thomas, March 25, 1964 Looking southeast through the remains of Saint Thomas with Lake Mead in the background.
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Photograph of water treatment plant in Boulder City, circa 1931 Water purification plant in Boulder City.
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Aerial photograph of Frenchman Mountain looking southwest, May 4, 1949 Aerial view of Frenchman Mountain, with the Las Vegas Valley behind it.
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Aerial photograph postcard of Las Vegas looking north, circa 1920s Aerial view of Las Vegas
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Photograph of seepage from sewer and cesspools, Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Seepage from sewer and cesspools about 500 feet from outlet in Pittman, Nevada.
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Photograph of Las Vegas Valley, Nevada, circa 1932 A view of the Las Vegas Valley from the east side of the valley, showing the Spring Mountains and Mount Charleston.
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Photograph of northwest of Las Vegas, 1924 Summerlin area looking at the backside of Calico Basin and the Spring Mountains
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Photograph of flooding in Las Vegas, circa 1950's Flooding in Las Vegas at the intersection of West Charleston and Hinson Street.
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Photograph of farmland on the T & T Ranch, Nevada, circa 1953 Men irrigating new alfalfa on the T & T Ranch in the Amargosa Valley.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas looking west, 1930 Aerial view of Las Vegas in 1930
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Aerial photograph of North Las Vegas flood control channel under I-15 and Civic Center Drive,... Flood control channel crossing I-15 and Civic Center Drive, Bullock's Feed and Tack store nearby.
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Aerial photograph of Las Vegas looking northeast, circa 1931 Aerial view of Las Vegas looking northeast
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Photograph of an irrigation pipe and the Muddy River, Moapa Valley, Nevada, 1948 A drainage pipe from an irrigation project hanging out over the edge of the banks of the Muddy River.
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Photograph upstream along sewer, Pittman, Nevada, April 27, 1944 Looking upstream along sewer from about 100 feet upstream from outlet. The dark spots on the ground is seepage.
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Photograph of Bill Tomiyasu and his children standing in his lettuce patch, Las Vegas, 1923 Kiyo, Bill, and Nanyu Tomiyasu in their lettuce field.
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Photograph of pickers at work harvesting celery plants on the Iki Ranch near Logandale, Nevada,... Men harvesting celery on the Iki ranch near Logandale, Nevada.
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Photograph of water flowing from a pump, Hank Record Ranch, Nevada, 1979 Water flowing from a pump in the Amargosa Valley.
 

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