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Deed for a parcel of land, Union Pacific Railroad Company to the Las Vegas Valley Water District, UPRR Audit #LS 2311, June 1, 1954






Deed of the land sold to the Las Vegas Valley Water District from the Union Pacific Railroad. Notarized by Louis Scholnick in Douglas County, Nebraska on June 3, 1954.

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Box 25 Folder 80-11 Vol. 6 of 7 Part 1 LVL&W Co. Sale of Water Production of UPRR Co.


hln001199. 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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UPRR Audit #LS 2311 DEED THIS INDENTURE, made this 1st day of June, 1954, by UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY, a Utah corporation, Grantor, and LAS VEGAS VALLEY WATER DISTRICT, a public corporation of the State of Nevada, Grantee, WITNESSETH: Ten Dollars ($10.00) to it paid by the Grantee, and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, does, by these presents, grant, bargain, sell, convey and confirm unto the Grantee, and to its successors and assigns forever, that certain parcel of land in the City of Las Vegas, County of Clark, State of Nevada, described as follows: The north 50 feet of the south 65 feet of the east 100 feet of the SE^ of the SW^ of Section 28, T. 20 S., R. 61 E., M. D. B. & M. The above described property is conveyed subject to 1. General and special taxes for the year 1954, including any special district levies, payment for which is included therein and collected therewith. 2. Conditions, restrictions, reservations, ease- ments and encumbrances of record. The above described land is conveyed to the Grantee for use as a site for a pumping station to be constructed thereon by the Grantee and used in connection with the water distribution system of the Grantee, its successors and assigns. Said conveyance is subject to the express condition subsequent that the said land shall revert to the Grantor, its successors or assigns, when the That the Grantor, for and in consideration of the sum of 1. Grantee, its successors or assigns, shall cease to use the said land as a site for said pumping station. Within ninety (90) days after the title to said land shall revert to the Grantor, its suc- cessors or assigns, upon the happening of said condition subsequent, the Grantee, at its sole expense, shall remove said pumping station from the said land and restore the surface of the ground substan- tially to the condition existing prior to the construction of said pumping station thereon by the Grantee. IN WITNESS WHEREOF the Grantor has caused these presents to be executed on its behalf the day and year first herein written by its respective officers thereunto duly authorized. UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY By /s/ A. E. STODDARD President Attest: /s/ L. J. BACHMAN_ Assistant Secretary (SEAL) STATE OF NEBRASKA ) ) gg. COUNTY OF DOUGLAS ) On this .; day of June, 1954, personally appeared be- fore me, a Notary Public in and for the County of Douglas, State of Nebraska, A. E. STODDARD, known to me to be the President, and _ _L. J. Bachman_, known to me to be the Assistant Secretary, of the corporation that executed the foregoing instrument, and upon oath did depose and say that they are the officers of said corpora- tion as above designated; that they are acquainted with the seal of said corporation and that the seal affixed to said instrument is the corporate seal of said corporation; that the signatures to said in- strument were made by the officers of said corporation as indicated after said signatures; and that the said corporation executed the said instrument freely and voluntarily and for the uses and purposes therein mentioned. /s/ LOUIS SCHOLNICK_ Notary Public (SEAL)