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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to Leo A. McNamee (Las Vegas), November 2, 1939


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Letter accompanying application for the Las Vegas Land and Water Co. to have permission to use the new well on the Las Vegas Ranch. The unsigned application is referenced below.

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Box 11 Folder W18-1-12 Las Vegas Ranch - Albert W. Wittwer Lease Sep. 1, 1933


hln000524. 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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Las Vegas - November 3, 1939 Mr. Leo A. McNamee, General Attorney, Las Vegas, Nevada. Dear Sir; Referring to your letter of November 1st: Enclosed herewith please find original of application for Permit To Appropriate The Public Waters of The State of Nevada, which I have signed. I am also enclosing form of well log and report to the State Engineer which is to be filed in connection with said application, and which has been sworn to before a notary public. Very truly yours, WALTER R. BRACKEN, Vice-President and Agent.