Box Shared MSS 1

 Container

Contains 16 Results:

Johnson-Jeffries prize fight postcard, 1910 July 4

 File — Box: Shared MSS 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: NC1424_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The Johnson-Jeffries Prize Fight Postcard contains one postcard of the Carnegie Library in Reno, Nevada sent by George W. Haigh to C. O. Rinehard in Seattle, Washington on July 4, 1910, at 12 PM, right after the conclusion of the famous Johnson-Jeffries prize fight. Written on verso: "The fight was a very poor one. Jefferies could not come back."

Dates: 1910 July 4

Dyer, Edward A. "The Jack Wilson Story", circa 1965

 File — Box: Shared MSS 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: NC03_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Brief biography of the Paiute Indian Wovoka (Jack Wilson), prophet of the Ghost Dance.

Dates: circa 1965

James W. Nye territorial proclamation, July 11, 1861

 File — Box: Shared MSS 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: NC11_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Proclamation by Governor Nye that the territorial government was organized and naming officers.

Dates: July 11, 1861

Certificate, August 17, 1872

 File — Box: Shared MSS 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: NC13_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Certification of Gardner C. White as a Master Mason of Esmeralda Lodge No. 6, Nevada.

Dates: August 17, 1872

Muessig's research on Julius Asher, 2021 March

 File — Box: Shared MSS 1, Folder: 14
Identifier: NC1425_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The Hans Muessig Collection on Julius Asher includes eight scans and two versos of stereograph photographs believed to have been made by photographer Julius Asher in Virginia City in March 1869 (possibly on March 22, 1869). Additionally, Muessig's research on Asher is included and contains his descriptions and historical notes on the photographs.

Dates: 2021 March

Report to Governor Nye, January 20, 1863

 File — Box: Shared MSS 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: NC12_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Official report to governor James W. Nye describing Mosheimer's difficulties in gaining official acceptance at the exhibition, establishment of an exhibit of ores from the territory, winning of a grand prize medal, and general observations about the fair.

Dates: January 20, 1863