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Pacific Wood, Lumber and Flume Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 89-29
Correspondence, deeds, minutes, agreements, appraisal reports, land patents, and maps related to Leland's acquisition of the company's property, his sale of timber and land; and to Leland's property at Fuller Lake, near Verdi, Nevada. Also included in folder 9 are clippings about LaVere Redfield and his estate.

Dates

  • 1865-1981

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

0.5 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Abstract

Correspondence, deeds, minutes, agreements, appraisal reports, land patents, and maps related to Leland's acquisition of the company's property, his sale of timber and land; and to Leland's property at Fuller Lake, near Verdi, Nevada.

Administrative History

Lumber company incorporated in 1875 for purposes of cutting, fluming, and manufacturing lumber and wood in eastern California and western Nevada; also to buy and sell real estate. In 1907 the company forfeited rights to transact business in California and was subsequently purchased in 1972 by Robert Leland.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Records, Mrs. Robert Leland, Donation. May 26, 1989, 89-29

Separated Materials

Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P1989-39
Title
A Guide to the Pacific Wood, Lumber and Flume Company Records
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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