Memories of the past eighty-four years

 Collection
Identifier: NC339

Scope and Contents

Reminiscences covering the period 1887 to after 1913 describe his family's move from Texas to Wells, Nevada, ranch life in Elko County, the "hard winter" of 1889-1890, school days, and ranching in Idaho after 1913 with his wife Etta.

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

Nevada rancher born before 1887.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (2 leaves)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Reminiscences covering the period 1887 to after 1913 describe his family's move from Texas to Wells, Nevada, ranch life in Elko County, the "hard winter" of 1889-1890, school days, and ranching in Idaho after 1913 with his wife Etta.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Reminiscences from an unknown source.

Title
Guide to the Memories of the past eighty-four years
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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