Public lands in Nevada, opportunities for successful homestead and desert land entries through irrigation pumping and dry farm reclamation

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0233

Scope and Contents

Manuscript submitted to the Nevada exposition commission by University of Nevada faculty members Charles A. Norcross, Director of Agricultural Extension; Charles S. Knight, Dean, College of Agriculture; and James G. Scrugham, Dean, College of Engineering. Includes copy of a section written by Nevada senator Milton L. Lee, on Duck Valley, Lincoln County.

Dates

  • 1915

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.

Administrative History

Proposed publication prepared for the 1915 Nevada exposition on public lands, belonging to the federal government, in Nevada and which seem to present favorable opportunities for homestead or desertland entry.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (2 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Proposed publication prepared for the 1915 Nevada exposition on public lands, belonging to the federal government, in Nevada and which seem to present favorable opportunities for homestead or desertland entry. Manuscript submitted to the Nevada exposition commission by University of Nevada faculty members Charles A. Norcross, Director of Agricultural Extension; Charles S. Knight, Dean, College of Agriculture; and James G. Scrugham, Dean, College of Engineering. Includes copy of a section written by Nevada senator Milton L. Lee, on Duck Valley, Lincoln County.

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from Nevada State Archives; 1988.

Creator

Title
Public lands in Nevada, opportunities for successful homestead and desert land entries through irrigation pumping and dry farm reclamation Guide
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. University Archives Repository

Contact:
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