Box Shared MSS 10

 Container

Contains 28 Results:

Correspondence, 1864-1868

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 1
Identifier: NC140_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

First letter to "Sister Jane" [Newton], June 19, 1864, tells of Chandler's journey; his visits with Jane's husband, a mine superintendent and mining stock holder; fluctuations in mining stock prices; and descriptions of Virginia City. The second letter to Jane of Sept. 7, 1868 from Clan Alpine, Churchill County, Nevada, is in response to her inquiries about her husband from whom she has not heard in two years; and about early Nevada mining, gambling, business affairs, and the railroad.

Dates: 1864-1868

Correspondence, 1860

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 2
Identifier: NC141_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letters from Watkins at Carson City, Ft. Churchill, and Genoa, Nevada to "My Dear Burnett," plus typescripts: the first describes Watkins' difficulties with federal soldiers claiming his land for Ft. Churchill and his going into debt; the second letter continues his tale of disagreement with the military, price of hay, intentions of building a hotel, and arrival of the Paiute Chief Winnemucca at Ft. Churchill; the third was written from jail in Genoa and discusses his financial and legal...
Dates: 1860

Correspondence, November 23, 1878

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 3
Identifier: NC124_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Collins' letter written from Aurora, Nevada to J. F. Preddy seeks an engagement at the new Carson Opera House during the 1879 session of the Nevada legislature and provides his itinerary for the rest of November.

Dates: November 23, 1878

Correspondence, February 21, 1873

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 4
Identifier: NC143_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Letter of complaint from Bousfield in Virginia City to William Sharon about H. M. Yerington's attempts to encourage others to enter the milk-supplying business.

Dates: February 21, 1873

Correspondence, 1870-1871

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 5
Identifier: NC144_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Letters from Westerfield in Battle Mountain, Nevada to George H. Densmore proposing the establishment of a newspaper in Battle Mountain to promote the proposed Austin Railroad between Battle Mountain and Austin, and politicking in the Nevada election of 1879, hinting that he would accept the position of private secretary to Governor Bradley.

Dates: 1870-1871

Silver City Anniversary Ball Ticket, April 26, 1877

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 6
Identifier: NC145_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Ticket for the Anniversary Ball held at the Miners' Union Hall in Silver City, Nevada

Dates: April 26, 1877

Correspondence, 1884-1887

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 7
Identifier: NC146_1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Business letters written by Sewell Alvin Knapp Jr. to his father, and his brothers, A. Eugene, Ed, and Will, discussing mining and lumbering interests; a lawsuit in which Knapp Sr. was involved; and the discovery, claiming, and progress of the Lapanta Consolidated Mining Company, of which Eugene was superintendent.

Dates: 1884-1887

Correspondence, 1884-1887

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 8
Identifier: NC146_2
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Business letters written by Sewell Alvin Knapp Jr. to his father, and his brothers, A. Eugene, Ed, and Will, discussing mining and lumbering interests; a lawsuit in which Knapp Sr. was involved; and the discovery, claiming, and progress of the Lapanta Consolidated Mining Company, of which Eugene was superintendent.

Dates: 1884-1887

Correspondence, 1884-1887

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 9
Identifier: NC146_3
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Business letters written by Sewell Alvin Knapp Jr. to his father, and his brothers, A. Eugene, Ed, and Will, discussing mining and lumbering interests; a lawsuit in which Knapp Sr. was involved; and the discovery, claiming, and progress of the Lapanta Consolidated Mining Company, of which Eugene was superintendent.

Dates: 1884-1887

Correspondence, 1884-1887

 File — Box: Shared MSS 10, Folder: 10
Identifier: NC146_4
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Business letters written by Sewell Alvin Knapp Jr. to his father, and his brothers, A. Eugene, Ed, and Will, discussing mining and lumbering interests; a lawsuit in which Knapp Sr. was involved; and the discovery, claiming, and progress of the Lapanta Consolidated Mining Company, of which Eugene was superintendent.

Dates: 1884-1887