Economic Use and Administration of Range Resources of Northeastern Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: 88-22

Scope and Contents

The Economic Use and Administration of Range Resources of Northeastern Nevada contains sections of a major report prepared largely by Marion Clawson, Cruz Venstrom and Clawson, and T. Dean Phinney for the cooperating agencies of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Farm Credit Administration, and the Agricultural Experimental Service of the University of Nevada. Each section includes reports of surveys, tables of data, and analysis; and discusses climate, cattle and sheep ranching, rangelands, forest management, and economic conditions in Nevada.

Dates

  • 1939

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

Part of a larger report, arranged into three chapters: Part VI. Financial aspects of ranch operation. Part VII. Variations of "cycles" in climatic and economic conditions. Part VIII. History of Forest Service policy and past and present administrative procedure on National Forest range lands in northeastern Nevada.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

The Economic Use and Administration of Range Resources of Northeastern Nevada is part of a larger report, arranged into three chapters: Part VI. Financial aspects of ranch operation; Part VII. Variations of "cycles" in climatic and economic conditions; Part VIII. History of Forest Service policy and past and present administrative procedure on National Forest range lands in northeastern Nevada. The Sections were prepared largely by Marion Clawson, Cruz Venstrom and Clawson, and T. Dean Phinney for the cooperating agencies of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Farm Credit Administration, and the Agricultural Experimental Service of the University of Nevada. Each section includes reports of surveys, tables of data, and analysis; and discusses climate, cattle and sheep ranching, rangelands, forest management, and economic conditions in Nevada.

Arrangement

Arranged by part.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from Univseristy Archives by Karen Gash in 1988.
Title
Guide to the Economic Use and Administration of Range Resources of Northeastern Nevada
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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