Henry Mighels Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 89-22

Scope and Contents

Passes and credential issued to Hal [Harry] Mighels, and Ida B. Mighels to witness executions in 1905, 1930, and 1934 at the Nevada State Prison in Carson City.

Dates

  • 1905-1934

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

Native Nevadan whose family began the first newspaper in Carson City, Nevada.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (3 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Passes and credential issued to Hal [Harry] Mighels, and Ida B. Mighels to witness executions in 1905, 1930, and 1934 at the Nevada State Prison in Carson City. The collection contains material from 1905-1934 created by Henry Mighels.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Henry and Barbara Mighels on March 31, 1989.

Title
Henry Mighels Papers
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

Contact:
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