History of White Pine Women

 Collection
Identifier: NC478

Scope and Contents

The History of White Pine Women contains biographies of women residents of White Pine County, Nevada, including the legend of Mary Stanton, a Shoshone Indian woman healer.

Dates

  • 1966

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.

Historical Note

Written by Elizabeth Stark, the History of White Pine Women contains biographies women of White Pine County, Nevada including Mary Stanton. Stark was a member of the American Association of University Women, which was the sponsor of this women's history project.

Extent

0.41 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Elizabeth Stark was a member of the American Association of University Women, which was the sponsor of this women's history project. The collection contains biographies of women residents of White Pine County, Nevada, including the legend of Mary Stanton, a Shoshone Indian woman healer.

Arrangement

Arranged by name of individual.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Genevieve Slater at the Kinnear Public Library on August 17, 1966.
Title
Guide to History of White Pine Women
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:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
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