Patterson, Edna B.
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In 1985, the Nevada Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology with Archaeological Research Services conducted five oral history interviews with individuals associated with ranching in eastern Nevada used to complete the report "Inventory and Evaluation of three Historic Ranching Complexes South Fork Recreation Area, Elko County, Nevada," released in 1985. Collection contains two audio cassette tapes of interviews conducted between July and October 1985.
Home means Nevada: the autobiography of Edna B. Patterson and the history of the Patterson family and their life in Nevada
Edna Patterson was a Nevada rancher, historian, and author. The collection includes a study of what was originally Lamoille Precinct of Lander County, Nevada including Lamoille, Pleasant Valley, Fort Halleck, and Halleck Station. The author discusses the development of the Lamoille region, including the areas of business, medicine, mining, ranching, water problems on the Humboldt River, and fraternal and other organizations.
Edna Burke Patterson was a member of the State Central Republican Committee and the Nevada State Board of Education, on which she served as the first woman president.Research notes and articles about the history of northeastern Nevada: Elko, physicians, cattle and cattle ranching, women, Ruby Valley, Lamoille, Mountain City, Jarbidge, early settlers, and native Americans. Other authors include Lulu Bowman and Charles B. Russell (1915-1994).
- Lamoille (Nev.) 3
- Elko County (Nev.) 2
- Ranches -- Nevada -- Elko County 2
- Cattle -- Nevada -- Elko County 1
- Elko (Nev.) 1
- Elko County (Nev.) -- Frontier and pioneer life 1
- Elko County (Nev.) -- History 1
- Fort Halleck (Nev.) 1
- Fraternal organizations -- Nevada -- Lamoille 1
- Humboldt River (Nev.) 1
- Indians of North America -- Nevada -- Elko County 1
- Jarbidge (Nev.) 1
- Medicine -- Nevada 1
- Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Lamoille 1
- Mountain City (Nev.) 1
- Nevada -- History 1
- Oral histories 1
- Physicians -- Nevada -- Elko 1
- Pioneers -- Nevada -- Elko County 1
- Pleasant Valley (Pershing County, Nev.) 1
- Ranch life -- Nevada -- Elko County 1
- Ranch life -- Nevada -- Lamoille 1
- Ranching -- Nevada -- Elko County 1
- Ruby Valley (Nev.) 1
- Water-supply -- Nevada 1
- Women -- Nevada -- Biography 1
- Women -- Nevada -- Elko County 1 ∧ less