Francis Griffith Newlands was a United States Representative and Senator from Nevada. Newlands is perhaps best known for the 1902 Newlands Reclamation Act, which funded irrigation projects that led to the settlement of much of the American West. Wikipedia*

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U.S. Senator, D-NV November 9, 1903 - March 3, 1919 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-NV December 2, 1901 - March 3, 1903 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, Silver-NV August 7, 1893 - March 3, 1901 Videos: 0

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