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.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 36° 0.998′ N, 114° 44.339′ W. Marker is in Boulder City, Nevada, in Clark County. Marker is on U.S. 93, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the far right in the row of markers at Hoover Dam, just below another Dr. Elwood Mead marker. Marker is in this post office area: Boulder City NV 89005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. They Died to Make the Desert Bloom 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.
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