Transcript of proceedings of the public hearing held on the Humboldt River and Tributaries

 Collection
Identifier: 90-79
The purpose of this hearing, held in Winnemucca, Nevada was to discuss the authorized Humboldt River Project of 1950 which would provide flood control and reservoirs for irrigation along the Humboldt River in Nevada. Included are testimonies from local residents, ranchers, interested individuals, and the Corps; a list of questions to be addressed; list of participants; copies of letters sent to the Corps; photos showing flood damage; and evidential exhibits.

Dates

  • February 5, 1962

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.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (300 leaves)

Abstract

The purpose of this hearing, held in Winnemucca, Nevada was to discuss the authorized Humboldt River Project of 1950 which would provide flood control and reservoirs for irrigation along the Humboldt River in Nevada. The collection contains material from February 5, 1962 created by the United States Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Report, Mrs. Lou Wright, Elko, NV 89801, Donation. 11/21/90, 90-79
Title
Guide to the Transcript of proceedings of the public hearing held on the Humboldt River and Tributaries
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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