Box Shared MSS 43
Contains 6 Results:
Student paper analysing Mark Twain's literary purpose as illustrated by his Nevada journalism career.
Includes correspondence and membership certificates from Cecil W. Creel of the Scottish Rite Temple of Reno; deeds for Paterson's property at Reno and Zephyr Cove, Nevada; an affidavit of the date of Paterson's birth; and school yearbooks from Verdi Elementary School, Nevada, where wife Verna Stumpf Paterson taught.
Report to the director of the Nevada State Department of Health in the form of a letter, making recommendations on establishing and maintaining mental health services and on potential resources for a pilot clinic; and a list of recommended reading materials on mental hygiene.
Typescript biography of Walter J. Harris, native Nevadan, banker and member of the Freemasons; and a history of Everett's parents, his wife Grace Barnes Harris, and her family in Nevada.,Includes photos and a history of Dayton, Nevada by Fanny Gore Hazelet.
Correspondence to James Scrugham, owner, detailing gold yields from various pits at the mine; letter to Metals Exploration Company regarding Scrugham's lease at Round Mountain and providing details on the mines' geology; and a speech [by Scrugham?] about placer operations at Round Mountain. Also cancelled stock certificate issued to John E. Fryer, 1916.
Survey, also known as the Peabody report, to study the financial, administrative and educational problems of Nevada schools and recommendations for solutions to those problems.,Includes sections on the socio-economic setting of education (including the history of education in Nevada), state and local educational organizations, instructional personnel, education of children, secondary education, pupil transportation, finance, business management, and the physical plants.