Pioneers of the Ponderosa

 Collection
Identifier: 89-74

Scope and Contents

Typescript manuscript recounting the history of the Washoe Valley south of Reno, Nevada, and the Comstock Lode at Virginia City, Nevada, including accounts of early settlers, miners, and businessmen.

Dates

  • 1971

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

Nevada author.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (518 leaves)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Typescript manuscript recounting the history of the Washoe Valley south of Reno, Nevada, and the Comstock Lode at Virginia City, Nevada, including accounts of early settlers, miners, and businessmen. The collection contains material from 1971 created by Myra Sauer Ratay.

Arrangement

Arranged into chapters.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Manuscript, Myra Sauer Ratay, Littleton, CO, Donation, 11/06/89, 89-74, Copyright by author.
Title
A Guide to the Pioneers of the Ponderosa
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

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)