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Alton E. Glass Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC362
Material prior to 1959, mostly from 1956, comprises texts of speeches, appraisals, crop budgets, plans and charts. Subsequent material contains financial records of Glass' independent business, 1959-1965, and about 265 folders of appraisals. Appraisals include deeds, notes, photographs, correspondence, histories of the areas and valuations of properties. Larger appraisals include the George Wingfield estate in Reno, Lucile Brown estate in Smith Valley, Nevada, and James Canyon Ranch in Douglas and Ormsby Counties, Nevada.

Dates

  • 1930-1966

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.

Extent

5.5 Cubic Feet (7 boxes)

Abstract

Material prior to 1959, mostly from 1956, comprises texts of speeches, appraisals, crop budgets, plans and charts. Subsequent material contains financial records of Glass' independent business, 1959-1965, and about 265 folders of appraisals. Appraisals include deeds, notes, photographs, correspondence, histories of the areas and valuations of properties. Larger appraisals include the George Wingfield estate in Reno, Lucile Brown estate in Smith Valley, Nevada, and James Canyon Ranch in Douglas and Ormsby Counties, Nevada.

Biographical Note

Appraiser for the First National Bank of Nevada, 1924-1959, and an independent appraiser from 1959 until his death in 1966.

Arrangement

The Alton E. Glass Papers are arranged into the following series:

Series 1: Professional Papers

Series 2: Business Papers

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Alton and Mary Ellen Glass circa 1970.
Title
An Inventory to the Alton E. Glass Papers
Status
completed
Date
April 2017
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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