Box Shared MSS 106

 Container

Contains 16 Collections and/or Records:

Pamphlets, 1895-1935

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 8
Identifier: 91-24_1
Scope and Contents Promotional brochures about Lake Tahoe resorts, hotels, and attractions published by area hotels, the Southern Pacific Railroad, and the Lake Tahoe Railroad. Communities and resorts featured include Tahoe Pines (California), Tahoe Tavern (California), Deer Park Springs (California), Homewood (California), Stateline Country Club (Nevada), Emerald Bay Camp (California), Glenbrook Inn (Nevada), Globin's (California), and Chambers Lodge (California).

Pamphlets, circa 1920-1930

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 9
Identifier: 91-24_2
Scope and Contents Promotional brochures about Lake Tahoe resorts, hotels, and attractions published by area hotels, the Southern Pacific Railroad, and the Lake Tahoe Railroad. Communities and resorts featured include Tahoe Pines (California), Tahoe Tavern (California), Deer Park Springs (California), Homewood (California), Stateline Country Club (Nevada), Emerald Bay Camp (California), Glenbrook Inn (Nevada), Globin's (California), and Chambers Lodge (California).

Account ledger, 1902

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 4
Identifier: 91-20_1
Scope and Contents Account ledger itemizes purchases, mostly of produce, poultry and dairy products, and freight and other associated charges.

Records, 1983

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 1
Identifier: 91-17_1
Scope and Contents Biographical sketch of Reno, Nevada, architect Edward S. Parsons based on the author's interviews with Parsons. Shapiro writes of Parsons' early years and professional training, types of projects designed, design philosophy, and interest in restoration of historic Nevada buildings.

Records, 1940

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 2
Identifier: 91-18_1
Scope and Contents Story of how a Shoshone woman named Widzhebu was captured by Sioux warriors in the Raft River Valley, Idaho, her treatment as a prisoner, and her successful escape.

Certificates, 1914; undated

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 3
Identifier: 91-19_1
Scope and Contents Includes Robinson's membership certificate for the Kerak Temple of the Schriners of Reno, 1914 and certificate from the Shriners Hospitals for Crippled Children, San Francisco, in memory of Robinson, n.d.

Records, 1971

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 5
Identifier: 91-21_1
Scope and Contents Healing prayer by Wuzzie George was invoked to cure Liljeblad of a fever. This presentation includes two photographs of Wuzzie and was assembled as a Christmas remembrance by Astrid Liljeblad in 1990.

Greeting card, undated

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 6
Identifier: 91-22_1
Scope and Contents Greeting card printed on a thin sheet of Nevada copper carries the message "Greetings from Nevada;" the back cover contains a map of the state.

Election materials, 1919

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 7
Identifier: 91-23_1
Scope and Contents Includes a ballot for the City of Reno general election of May 6, 1919, and a pamphlet from mayoral candidate Frank J. Byington for the same election.

Nevada poetry, circa 1922-1939

 File — Box: Shared MSS 106, Folder: 10
Identifier: 91-25_1
Scope and Contents Anthology of poetry by Nevadans with Nevada themes, ca 1939, and unbound, printed poems. Poets include the following: Herbert M. Ayres, Helena Grace Bradley, Harriet A. Brooks, Irene Bruce, Laura Bulmer, Walter Van Tilburg Clark, Samuel Post Davis, Rolin Mallory Daggett, Joanne de Longchamps, Clarence Eddy, Taugen Eilo, Joseph T. Goodman, L. Sybil Howe, Emma J. Kerns, Susanna R. Lake, Linda Lee, Frank McCulloch, Phillip Verrill Mighels, Joseph A. Murphy, Jerome J. Quinlan, Bertha Eaton...