Duncan and Company Correspondence and receipts

 Collection
Identifier: 95-59

Scope and Contents

Included are receipts for goods purchased by Duncan and Company and a letter from John Duncan to William (Bill) Duncan discussing horse trading and the possibility of Howard and Sanchez starting a bank in Austin, Nevada.

Dates

  • 1864-1866

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

Duncan and Company was an Austin, Nevada, hardware store owned by brothers John M. Duncan of San Francisco and William (Bill) H. Duncan of Austin, Nevada.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (4 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Duncan and Company was a trading company from Austin, Nevada. Included are receipts for goods purchased by the company and a letter from John Duncan to William (Bill) Duncan discussing horse trading and the possibility of Howard and Sanchez starting a bank in Austin, Nevada. Dates range from 1864-1866.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Duncan and Company Correspondence and receipts
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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