William Neely Letter

 Collection
Identifier: NC1095

Scope and Contents

Letter to Neely's nephew written from Virginia City, Nevada describing ceremonies planned for Nevada's admission to statehood, difficult financial conditions, his employment as a miner, the weather, and advice to the nephew to stay at home.

Dates

  • 1864

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

William Neely was a miner in Virginia City, Nevada.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (1 leaf)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Letter to Neely's nephew written from Virginia City, Nevada describing ceremonies planned for Nevada's admission to statehood, difficult financial conditions, his employment as a miner, the weather, and advice to the nephew to stay at home.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Correspondence, Unknown, Donation. NC1095

Title
Guide to the William Neely Letter
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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