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Abstract Collection contains handwritten notes, notebooks, legal documents, printed material, and 284 maps relating to water issues in Nevada and the West. There are no personal papers.
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.
Abstract Alfred Merritt Smith, 1876-1968, received both his Bachelors and Masters in Mining Engineering from the University of Nevada, Reno. He served as Nevada State Engineer from 1935-1952, was an administrative assistant to Senator George Malone (1952-1960), served on the Colorado River Commission, Atomic Power Utilization Committee (1952-1959), and served on various committees regarding water in Nevada and California. The majority of the papers are from his professional life and includes materials...
- Names: Colorado River Commission X