Allison Bowers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC238

Scope and Contents

Primarily legal records concerning the Virginia City, Nevada estate of L. S. Bowers.,Included are deeds to the Atchison Silver Mining Company; court documents concerning Eilley's suits with the Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company and others, and a financial statement for the estate.

Dates

  • 1863-1876

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

Legally, Allison Bowers, wife of L. S. (Sandie) Bowers, Comstock mining baron.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (5 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Primarily legal records concerning the Virginia City, Nevada estate of L. S. Bowers.,Included are deeds to the Atchison Silver Mining Company; court documents concerning Eilley's suits with the Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company and others, and a financial statement for the estate.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated from an unknown source circa 1965.
Title
Guide to the Allison Bowers Papers
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:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)