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Letter from Walter R. Bracken (Las Vegas) to F. H. Knickerbocker (Los Angeles) July 25, 1928


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Walter R. Bracken of the Las Vegas Land and Water Co. approved of Knickerbocker's decision for the Union Pacific Railroad to provide Bishop Earl with water from Overton.

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Box 15 Folder R-18 Sale of Water - General


hln000676. 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--------NEVADA July Twenty-fifth 1 9 2 8. PERSONAL Mr. F. H. Knickerbocker, General Manager Union Pacific System Los Angeles, California Dear Fred: Acknowledging receipt of Copy of your letter to Mr. Armstrong concerning the matter of Bishop Earl securing Domestic water from cistern at Logandale: I have advised Bishop Earl that you have arranged for him to get sufficient water there for drinking and household purposes, and I am sure they will be very grateful for this privilege, and As Bishop Earl is one of the very influential Mormons of the Valley, I feel sure it will be much to our advantage to accommodate him in this way. Thanking you for your prompt attention in this matter, I am Yours truly, WALTER R. BRACKEN Vice-President and Agent