The gathering of the clan; my forebears

 Collection
Identifier: NC326

Scope and Contents

Primarily reminiscences of Mrs. Hewes' father, his friends and associates such as mine superintendent William Irwin and Nevada Senator William M. Stewart, and his business interests. Also included are memoirs of Clair's mother, Florence Evelyn Kingsley Waters Hofer, her family's overland journey to Placerville, California, Clair's childhood there and in Gold Hill, Nevada, and famous Nevada friends.

Dates

  • undated

Creator

Restrictions

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.

Biographical Note

Claire Hofer Hewes was a Nevada resident, daughter of Theodore Robert Hofer who was a banker, stock broker, mayor of Carson City, Nevada, and cashier and chief clerk of the United States Mint at Carson City.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (28 leaves)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Primarily reminiscences of Mrs. Hewes' father, his friends and associates such as mine superintendent William Irwin and Nevada Senator William M. Stewart, and his business interests. Also included are memoirs of Clair's mother, Florence Evelyn Kingsley Waters Hofer, her family's overland journey to Placerville, California, Clair's childhood there and in Gold Hill, Nevada, and famous Nevada friends.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Reminiscences donated by Clair Hofer Hewes.
Title
Guide to The gathering of the clan; my forebears
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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