Box Shared MSS 74


Contains 19 Collections and/or Records:

Records, 1983

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 13
Identifier: 84-19_1
Scope and Contents Seminar paper which analyses the involvement of the United Mine Workers in the Goldfield (Nevada) miners' strike of 1906-1908, the union's part in organizing the International Workers of the World, and whether the principles supported by either organization reflected the aspirations of the workers they represented.

Autograph album, 1880-1888

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 14
Identifier: 84-20_1
Scope and Contents Album signed by friends and relatives of Mrs. Barrett's in Austin and other Nevada and southern California sites.

Speech transcript, 1984

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 15
Identifier: 84-21_1
Scope and Contents Collection consists of a presentation made at the open house for the 50th anniversary of the Taylor Grazing Act, which brought public domain lands under control of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Speech details the history of the BLM in Nevada.

Records, 1880

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 16
Identifier: 84-22_1
Scope and Contents Bylaws detail the corporate structure of the company, the specific duties of officers, and how stock was to be issued. Appears to be an unsigned ms copy of the original.

Correspondence, February 20, 1---

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 18
Identifier: 84-24_1
Scope and Contents Ms letter signed from Yeats to Mr. [Verecoyle], agreeing to write about "song & its foundation;" also protesting censorship of O'Flaherty's novel, the Puritan.

Correspondence, 1901

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 19
Identifier: NC84-25_1
Scope and Contents Letter from Seton to James C. Young of Minneapolis, declining invitation to visit Young's home.

Records, 1922-1938

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 1
Identifier: 84-12_1
Scope and Contents Includes progress reports, assessment notices, and correspondence to stockholders of the Comstock Limited, Gould & Curry, Savage, and Chollar companies; a history of the Comstock Lode; and stockholder reports for the Silver Pick Consolidated Mines Company (Goldfield, Nevada) and Sunset Mining and Development Company. Some correspondence to Slosson regarding prospects of the Comstock Limited (1933) is also present.

Deed, 1862

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 2
Identifier: 84-13_1
Scope and Contents Deed in which the Pipers transfer ownership of land on which the Old Corner Saloon stood to the trustees of Virginia City.

Survey, 1864

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 3
Identifier: 84-14_1
Scope and Contents Survey and map of Washington City, Nevada, a new one-mile square city planned for the Red Mountain District, about 12 miles north of Virginia City. Survey and map compiled by John Osborn for the owners, filed by the surveyor on February 29, 1864.

Deed, 1860

 File — Box: Shared MSS 74, Folder: 4
Identifier: 84-15_1
Scope and Contents Transfer of land title for the Chollar mine claim from William Chollar to William B. Fox.