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Letter from F. H. Knickerbocker to W. R. Bracken (Las Vegas), June 4, 1931


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Knickerbocker giving the water company authority to operate the pipeline to Industrial Unit No. 1. Letter has a date stamp from the L.A. & S.L. R.R. Office of Industrial Engineer, Los Angeles, Calif. Also has a W.H. date stamp at the bottom.

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Box 86 Folder 768.4 Las Vegas Water


hln001154. Union Pacific Railroad Collection, 1828-1995. MS-00397. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.


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June 4, 1931 Mr. .W. H. Bracken, Vice President, Las Vegas Land and Water Company, Las Vegas, Nevada. Dear sir: It has been determined to transfer the water line constructed by the Railroad Company to serve Industrial Unit No. 1 at Las Vegas from the accounts of the Railroad Company to the water company. It will require sometime to cover the transaction but pending such completion, this will be authority for the Las Vegas Land and Water Company to take over and operate this line. Yours very truly, CC Mr. A. S. Halsted Mr. F. R. McNamee Mr. W. R. Armstrong Mr. Frank Strong