"Virginia City" world premiere ephemera, 1940 March
Scope and Contents
The "Virginia City" World Premiere Collection contains a 4-page Southern Pacific Lines program listing where everyone was assigned within the eight-passenger train cars for the world premiere special train; a 14-page guide written by screenwriter James "Jimmy" Starr containing all of the 200 Hollywood stars, moguls, and staff who traveled on the train to Reno; and a biographical sheet on Starr.
- 1940 March
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.
From the Collection: 0.21 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
- From the Collection: Starr, James, 1904-1990 (Creator, Person)
- From the Collection: Southern Pacific Company (Creator, Organization)
Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA