Las Vegas, Nevada; its romance and history

 Collection
Identifier: NC356

Scope and Contents

History of Las Vegas and southern Nevada by Squires and his wife Delphine A. Squires, from earliest times with emphasis on the period from 1905.,Squires discusses many aspects of the development of southern Nevada but stresses water problems and the planning and building of Boulder (Hoover) Dam.

Dates

  • 1955

Creator

Restrictions

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.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Copyright by authors, 1955.

Biographical Note

Resident of Las Vegas from 1905-1958; member of the League of the Southwest and the Colorado River Commission.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (Microfilm, [1965], 1 roll, negative, 430 frames.)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

History of Las Vegas and southern Nevada by Squires and his wife Delphine A. Squires, from earliest times with emphasis on the period from 1905.,Squires discusses many aspects of the development of southern Nevada but stresses water problems and the planning and building of Boulder (Hoover) Dam.

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

History of Las Vegas on microfilm was loaned for microfiling by Robert Armstrong, filmer of original in private possession. 1965.

Location of Originals

Original in private possession.
Title
A Guide to the Las Vegas, Nevada; its romance and history
Status
Completed
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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