Some desert watering places in southeastern California and southwestern Nevada

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Statementby Walter C. Mendenhall
SeriesU.S. Geological survey. Wather-supply paper 224, Water-supply paper (Washington, D.C.) -- 224.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mendenhall, Walter C. (Walter Curran), Some desert watering places in southeastern California and southwestern Nevada. Some desert watering places in southeastern California and southwestern Nevada Water Supply Paper By: Walter Curran Mendenhall.

SOME DESERT WATERING PLACES IN SOUTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA AND SOUTHWESTERN NEVADA. By WALTER C. MENDENHALL. INTRODUCTION. AREA CONSIDERED.

This report relates especially to the southwestern part of the Great Basin the portion of it that is bounded on the west by the Sierra Nevada and Sierra Madre, on the east by Colorado River, on the. Some desert watering places in southeastern California and southwestern Nevada Some desert watering places in southeastern California and southwestern Nevada Three hundred twenty desert watering places in southeastern California and southwestern Nevada: Responsibility: by W.C.

Mendenhall. July 1, With this appropriation, supplemented with some 1 Mendenhall, W. C., Some desert watering places in southeastern California and south­ western Nevada: U. Geol. Survey Water-Supply PaperCited by: 1.

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