Almost exclusively professional correspondence, a majority of which is in regards to the Colorado River Project, 1948 May-August
Scope and Contents
Series 1 includes correspondence regarding work done for the Nevada Bureau of Mines and a lecture series/teaching work in which he participated from March 1931 to June 1933 before taking a position as a Nevada state engineer on July 1, 1933. After July 1, 1933, correspondence covers both his professional career and his personal life. In Folder 4, 1942, there are some financial records. Correspondence is incoming and outgoing. Note: Smith is sometimes referred to as "Tom" by some of the correspondents.
- 1948 May-August
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