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Bowers Mansion (Washoe Valley, Nev.)

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Bowers Mansion Restoration Committee history

 Collection
Identifier: 93-50
Abstract This history details how the project committee organized, raised funds for, and restored Bowers Mansion, a nineteenth century home in Washoe Valley, Nevada, built by Sandy and Eilley Bowers.

Minute book of the Bowers Mansion Restoration Group

 Collection
Identifier: 99-24
Abstract Minute book includes secretary's accounts of meetings, obituary notices of committee members, some correspondence, and financial reports. The minutes make note of gifts of furnishings, decisions made regarding decoration of rooms of the mansion, and maintenance requirements.

Edward S. Parsons Architectural Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: NAA3
Abstract Parsons' architectural drawings include those for residences, schools, churches, the Nevada State Hospital, and Fire stations. Drawings for the following historic restoration projects are also included: Lake Mansion, Reno Bower's Mansion, Washoe Valley Driggs House and Piper's Opera House, Virginia City Berlin Mill, Berlin, Nevada Nevada State Capitol building, Carson City Douglas County Court House and Morrill Hall, University of Nevada, Reno.