William Glenn Emminger Interviews

 Collection
Identifier: 89-72

Scope and Contents

Interviews of Mr. William Glenn Emminger and Mrs. Tracy Hartsough Emminger by Willard F. Day include discussions on Rochester, Tonopah, and Unionville, Nevada; Jack (Andrew Jackson) Longstreet's anti-union activities and other stories; Rawhide Jack Davis; and on Mrs. Emminger's father, Louis C. Hartsough and his tales of General George A. Custer.

Dates

  • August 28, 1962

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 miner in Rochester, Tonopah, Tungsten, and Mina, Nevada; appointed to fill unexpired state Senate term for Pershing County, 1955, and member of the Nevada Industrial Commission, 1957-1961.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (2 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Interviews of Mr. William Glenn Emminger and Mrs. Tracy Hartsough Emminger by Willard F. Day include discussions on Rochester, Tonopah, and Unionville, Nevada; Jack (Andrew Jackson) Longstreet's anti-union activities and other stories; Rawhide Jack Davis; and on Mrs. Emminger's father, Louis C. Hartsough and his tales of General George A. Custer.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Audio tapes donated by Mrs. Willard (Fifi) Day on August 28, 1962.
Title
Guide to the William Glenn Emminger Interviews
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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