Boulder City in Clark County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Dr. Elwood Mead
Namesake of Lake Mead
Erected 2007 by Queho Posse Chapter #1919 of the Ancient and Honorable Order of E Clampus Vitus and the Bureau of Reclamation.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Science & Medicine • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1858.
Location. 36° 0.998′ N, 114° 44.339′ W. Marker is in Boulder City, Nevada, in Clark County. Marker Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boulder City NV 89005, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. They Died to Make the Desert Bloom (here, next to this marker); They Laboured that Millions might see a Brighter Day (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Dr. Elwood Mead (here, next to this marker); Hoover Dam and Lake Mead (here, next to this marker); Civil Engineering Monument of the Millennium (here, next to this marker); The Hoover Dam Construction Mascot (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Dog Who Owned a Dam (about 400 feet away); Hoover Dam (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boulder City.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 15, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,102 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 15, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.