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Getchell, Noble Hamilton

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1875 - 1960

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Florence S. Burge Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 82-36
Abstract Papers include draft and published copies of Burge's writings as freelance author and women's page editor; correspondence from readers and friends; correspondence and papers related to receiving award for best women's pages; and unpublished biography of Noble Getchell.

Getchell Library Building Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0557
Overview The Getchell Library building served as the third home for the University of Nevada, Reno main library from 1961 until 2008. It was demolished in December 2013 to make room for the new Pennington Student Achievement Center. Collection contains materials relating to the history of the building, including specifications, remodel information, and cornerstone dedication. Additionally, the time capsule from the demolition of the building is also included.

Noble Hamilton Getchell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC395
Abstract Includes papers and correspondence for the offices Getchell held; mines and mining prospects, principally with the development of the Betty O'Neal Mines at Betty O'Neal, Nevada, and the Gold Circle Consolidated Mines at Midas, Nevada; the Dan Tucker Mine at Frenchman's Station, Nevada; the Security Mining Company at Betty O'Neal; the Skykomish Copper Company at Index, Washington; and the Lost Cabin Mine at Alturas, California.

Nevada experiences

 Collection
Identifier: NC1016
Abstract Reminiscences about Noble H. Getchell, Steiner's discovery of what became the Getchell mine, and his autobiography, 1927-1935.