Pyramid Lake Ranch Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC1417

Scope and Contents

The Pyramid Lake Ranch Ephemera Collection contains items, created by or collected from around the ranch, that depict Pyramid Lake.

Dates

  • 1927-circa 1950

Creator

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.

Biographical / Historical

The Pyramid Lake Ranch or Pyramid Lake Guest Ranch was located in Sutcliffe, Nevada and was also known as the Sage Dude Ranch. It operated as a residency guest ranch for individuals seeking a divorce in Nevada.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (2 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Pyramid Lake Ranch was a guest ranch located at Sutcliffe, Nevada. It operated as a residency guest ranch for individuals seeking a divorce in Nevada. The collection contains ephemera produced by the ranch and an aerial photograph of a hill near Pyramid Lake.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC November 2021 auction November Wonders: Western Americana Auction, Lot #4127.

Source

Creator

Title
Guide to the Pyramid Lake Ranch Ephemera Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Jessica Maddox
Date
January 2022
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:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)