"Virginia City" world premiere ephemera, 1940 March

 File — Box: Shared MSS 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: NC1423_1

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

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


Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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