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John W. Freeman Papers

Identifier: NC538

Includes lists of ditches in the Newlands Project area and their history, correspondence regarding irrigation of Freeman's ranch, location notices of ditches in Churchill County, copies of water claims in Churchill County, and a history of the Newlands Project.

Dates: 1889-1940

Irrigation development in Nevada

Identifier: 91-03

Transcript of a speech by an unknown Nevada author analysing the history of water allocation in California and Nevada, the Reclamation Act of 1902 and changes it would make in Nevada state government, and possibilities available through Nevada's Newlands Project.

Dates: circa 1904

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  • Subject: Irrigation -- Nevada X
  • Repository: University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department X
  • Names: Newlands Project (U.S.) X

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