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Letter from F. H. Knickerbocker (Los Angeles) to R. L. Adamson, May 29, 1931


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Discussion of transferring the pipeline to the Industrial Unit No. 1 from railroad books to that of the water company. Date stamped L.A. & S.L. R.R. Office of Industrial Engineer, Los Angeles, Calif.

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Box 86 Folder 768.4 Las Vegas Water


hln001150. 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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Los Angeles, May 29, 1931 9215-3-W Mr. R. L. Adamson: Attached copy of President Gray's letter of May 25th is self-explanatory, with reference to ownership of new water supply line at Las Vegas, construction of which authorised by R. R. Co. WO-9798 If and when Las Vegas Land and Water Co. franchise is extended to serve Industrial District No.1, actual cost or ledger value of new water line should be transferred from R. R. Co. to L. & W. Co. account and transaction covered by R. R. Co. Form 30C and L. & W. Co. Form 30. Copy of this letter and attachment is being sent to Mr. Bracken in further reference to his letter of May 7, file W-23-d-7, also to others indicated for necessary attention in due course. F. H. Knickerbocker CC -- Mr. W. R. Bracken, Mr. A. S. Halsted, Mr. F. R. McNamee, Mr. C. C. Barry, Mr. Frank Strong.