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William C. Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 87-06
Abstract

Includes material related to Miller's career and interests, particularly the history of Nevada Territory and the theater. Included are correspondence, Miller's thesis and dissertation, scripts of plays performed by the Reno Little Theater and Reno Dramatic Club, sheet music, a minute book/account ledger of stock holders of the Silver Star Mining District (Comstock Lode), and a poster for Topliffe's Theatre (earliest known Nevada imprint, 1862). Material between 1860-1976.

Dates: 1860-1976; 1860-1976

Playbills for Northern Nevada theaters

 Collection
Identifier: NC767
Abstract

Theater playbills advertising plays and musicals in Reno, Fallon, Carson City, and Virginia City, Nevada.,Theaters include the Reno Opera House, Munro's Hall, McKissick's Opera House, Piper's Opera House, the Carson Opera House, Majestic Theatre, and Granada Theatre. Also included are playbills for Fallon Community Players, Carson Community Players, and Education Opera House (Organization)

Dates: 1869-1954

Piper's Opera House Playbills and Tickets

 Collection
Identifier: 91-33
Abstract

Includes a selection of playbills and programs advertising plays and performances at the Opera House, and tickets for admission. The collection contains material from 1884-1903 created by Piper's Opera House (Virginia City, Nev.).

Dates: 1884-1903; undated