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* GNIS
* GNIS
** [http://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:847190 Negro Creek]
** [https://edits.nationalmap.gov/apps/gaz-domestic/public/summary/847190 Negro Creek]
*** Alternate Name: A perjorative word, "[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/details/survey/default.aspx?dm_id=355131&sid=0j32qyqh.xnv#surveyDetailsTabIndex=1 Original township survey plats, published in the 1800's. 1913]" Probably T36 R22.   
*** Alternate Name: A perjorative word, "[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/details/survey/default.aspx?dm_id=355131&sid=0j32qyqh.xnv#surveyDetailsTabIndex=1 Original township survey plats, published in the 1800's. 1913]" Probably T36 R22.   
*** Alternate Name: "McNamara Creek" Citation "'Nevada': 1881, scale 1 inch=24 miles. A photocopy with no additional information available, Nevada Historical Society document."
*** Alternate Name: "McNamara Creek" Citation "'Nevada': 1881, scale 1 inch=24 miles. A photocopy with no additional information available, Nevada Historical Society document."
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**** See [http://www.loc.gov/item/98688513/ 1893 Rand McNally map]  
**** See [http://www.loc.gov/item/98688513/ 1893 Rand McNally map]  
**** McNamara could be a misreading of McNamey, who was a companion of Fredonyer, see [[Ladden Cone]] and [[Mount Observation]].
**** McNamara could be a misreading of McNamey, who was a companion of Fredonyer, see [[Ladden Cone]] and [[Mount Observation]].
** [http://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:863263 Negro Creek Reservoir]
** [https://edits.nationalmap.gov/apps/gaz-domestic/public/summary/863263 Negro Creek Reservoir]
*** Alternate Name: A perjorative word, "U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Dams and Reservoirs List, Washington, DC. 17-Feb-1981. A listing of impounded bodies of water and associated information"
*** Alternate Name: A perjorative word, "U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Dams and Reservoirs List, Washington, DC. 17-Feb-1981. A listing of impounded bodies of water and associated information"
*** The Latitude and longitude of Negro Creek Reservoir (40.9482323, -119.3876884)is very close to [http://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:849990 Iveson Reservoir] (40.9485593, -119.3910654).  Iveson Reservoir is what appears on recent topo maps
*** The Latitude and longitude of Negro Creek Reservoir (40.9482323, -119.3876884)is very close to [https://edits.nationalmap.gov/apps/gaz-domestic/public/summary/849990 Iveson Reservoir] (40.9485593, -119.3910654).  Iveson Reservoir is what appears on recent topo maps
** [http://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:849989 Negro Creek Ranch]
** [https://edits.nationalmap.gov/apps/gaz-domestic/public/summary/849989 Negro Creek Ranch]
*** Very close to [http://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:850132 Iveson Ranch GNIS entry].
*** Very close to [https://edits.nationalmap.gov/apps/gaz-domestic/public/summary/850132 Iveson Ranch GNIS entry].
* "Negro Creek" appears in the 1909-1910 [http://contentdm.library.unr.edu/u?/hmaps,1368 Section 34, T37 R22]
* "Negro Creek" appears in the 1909-1910 [http://contentdm.library.unr.edu/u?/hmaps,1368 Section 34, T37 R22]
* "Middle Branch of Negro Creek" appears in the 1894 [http://contentdm.library.unr.edu/u?/hmaps,1367 Section 11-14, T37 R22]
* "Middle Branch of Negro Creek" appears in the 1894 [http://contentdm.library.unr.edu/u?/hmaps,1367 Section 11-14, T37 R22]

Latest revision as of 20:34, 28 December 2021

Note: U.S. Department of the Interior Secretarial Order 3404 dated November 19, 2021 has declared "Squaw" a derogatory term and is implementing procedures to change the name. Details are at U.S. Board on Geographic Names. See also the monthly minutes and review lists and Renaming offensive placenames.

Negro Creek passes through Iveson Ranch, crosses Highway 34 and descends into Hualapai flat