Tobey, W. D.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
The Southern Development Company of Nevada was incorporated on October 6, 1881. Among the stated purposes of the company were to buy and sell land, build and operate toll roads, locate and hold water rights and privileges in order to construct waterways and systems, and to acquire lands for timbering. Collection contains correspondence, company papers, land related documents, financial accounts, township plats and maps between 1880-1957.
W. D. Tobey was a businessman of Carson, City, Nevada; part owner of the firm Parker and Toby. Collection contains cancelled checks, some of which have the Parker and Tobey imprint, and a bank book which details stock transactions from 1884-1888.