Series 27: Survey Books, 1916-1933
Scope and Contents
Series 27 includes 53 survey books that were compiled by Smith before he began work as a Nevada state engineer and possibly while working for the Nevada Bureau of Mines. Books are listed in location/date order. Locations are roughly given and some are unknown. The known locations cover Nevada, California, and Oregon, and are grouped together in that order. The survey books span the years 1916-1933 and are handwritten mainly in pencil. Some books have range, township, and sections numbers indicated.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.
From the Collection: 9 Linear Feet (22 boxes)
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
Arranged in the following subseries: 1) Nevada Survey Books; 2) California Survey Books; 3) California or Nevada Survey Books; 4) Oregon Survey Books; 5) Survey Books, Unknown Locations
- From the Collection: Smith, Alfred Merritt, 1876-1968 (Creator, Person)
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