Orlando Evans correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 99-49

Scope and Contents

Evans writes Miss Sarah Coop of North San Juan, California, who is considering a move to Reno, Nevada, about the potential for the growth of Reno; rich finds of gold and silver on Peavine Mt., northwest of Reno; salary and work potential for Edd; and housing availability.

Dates

  • June 29, 1874

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

Orlando Evans was a resident of Reno, Nevada.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (2 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Orlando Evans writes Miss Sarah Coop of North San Juan, California, who is considering a move to Reno, Nevada, about the potential for the growth of Reno; rich finds of gold and silver on Peavine Mt., northwest of Reno; salary and work potential for Edd; and housing availability. Evans was a resident of Reno, Nevada. Material from June 29, 1874.

Related Materials

Related archival materials held by the UNR Special Collections Department:

91-42, John Newton Evans Papers 2011-29, Arrowsmith and Evans Family Correspondence

Title
Guide to the Orlando Evans correspondence
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

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