Arrowhead D Ranch Photograph Collection
Scope and Contents
The Arrowhead D Ranch Photograph Collection contains seventeen photographs depicting the Arrowhead D Ranch, land surrounding the ranch, and men, possibly William Shepherd Dana among others. Of interest is a photograph of the ranch house with a newspaper clipping pasted to the verso regarding Anna Roosevelt Dall, who stayed at the ranch with her children during her divorce.
- Arrowhead D Ranch (Creator, Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
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.
The Arrowhead D Ranch was located at Sutcliff, Pyramid Lake, Nevada. It was owned by William Shepherd Dana (1892-1939) and his second wife, Ella Marian Lindley (1887-1975). The ranch was well-known for its award-winning horses.
[Historical note assembled from information found on FamilySearch.org and in Cox, Joyce M. Images of America: Washoe County, p.36, 2011]
0.41 Linear Feet (17 photographs)
Language of Materials
The Arrowhead D Ranch was located at Sutcliff, Pyramid Lake, Nevada. It was owned by William Shepherd Dana and Ella Marian Lindley. The collection contains photographs of the ranch buildings, land surrounding the ranch, and individuals on horseback.
Arranged without hierarchy.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC in April 2020.
Most of the photographs were at one time pasted into a scrapbook. Prior to collection being received, the photographs were cut from the scrapbook. The black album paper has not been removed.
- Guide to the Arrowhead D Ranch Photograph Collection
- Jessica Maddox
- May 2021
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