The Comstock lode; or a crucible of militant unionism

 Collection
Identifier: 82-14

Scope and Contents

Paper on the Comstock Lode in Virginia City, Nevada and the development of labor unions for miners.

Dates

  • 1982

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

Student of Mt. Holyoke College.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (182 leaves)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Comstock Lode is a lode of silver ore located under the eastern slope of Mount Davidson, a peak in the Virginia Range in Virginia City, Nevada. Includes a paper from 1982 on the Comstock Lode in Virginia City and the development of labor unions for miners.

Arrangement

Arranged in chapters.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Paper, Anne Farrar Hyde, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl 33312, Donation, 06/05/82, accessioned as 81-14
Title
A Guide to The Comstock lode; or a crucible of militant unionism
Status
Completed
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Repository Details

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

Contact:
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