Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Agricultural Experiment Station
Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:
Includes reports on Nevada agricultural economics and management, including topics dealing with range and forest management in Nevada and northeastern California flood control irrigation the Carson, Truckee, Muddy, and Colorado Rivers grazing, the state Planning Board Water Facilities Act and the Purnell Act.
Leslie B. Gray, a Nevada attorney, donated his 8.5 acre ranch and water rights to the University of Nevada, Reno Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station to continue his legacy of contributing to the welfare of Nevadans. The property is located at 3540 Wedekind Road in Sparks. The collection consist of documents relevant to the donation of the land and its water rights to the University's Agricultural Experiment Station.
Louis Titus graduated from the University of Nevada in 1924 with Bachelor of Science in Agriculture. He worked at the Agricultural Experiment Station from 1933-1939, then a professor in the College of Agriculture until his retirement in 1960. In 1947, he designed and built the first hay bale stacker in the state of Nevada. Collection contains campus materials reflecting Louis Titus' time as a student as well as his work at the Experiment Station.