Report of Irrigation Investigations, Duty of Water on Meadow Lands

 Collection
Identifier: 89-20

Scope and Contents

Report based on work in Elko County, Nevada, which investigated how much water was being used to raise good crops of grass hay near Lamoille, Lee, and in Star Valley near Deeth (including property owned by Gordon Griswold). Included is an introduction to conditions in the region, purpose and scope of project, and findings.

Dates

  • 1917

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

0.21 Linear Feet (31 leaves)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Report based on work in Elko County, Nevada, which investigated how much water was being used to raise good crops of grass hay near Lamoille, Lee, and in Star Valley near Deeth. The collection contains material from 1917 created by H.T. McQuiston.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Report, University Archives, University of Nevada-Reno, Transfer. 03/23/89, 89-20
Title
Report of Irrigation Investigations, Duty of Water on Meadow Lands
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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