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George A. Bartlett Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1253
Abstract George Arthur Bartlett (1869-1951) was a Nevada lawyer; District Attorney of Eureka County, 1898-1900; District Court Judge of Reno, 1918 and 1921-1930; U.S. Representative from Nevada, 1906-1910; and author of the book Men, Women, and Conflict, 1931, which was revised and reissued in 1947 as Is Marriage Necessary? Bartlett's obituaries claimed he granted more than 20,000 divorces, earning him the sobriquet of "the...
Dates: 1869-1953

Jay Arnold Carpenter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC800
Abstract Jay Arnold Carpenter (1883-1965) was a Nevada professor of mining engineering; chair of the Department of Mackay School of Mines, 1926-1951; director of the Nevada State Bureau of Mines, 1939-1951; consultant, Metal Research Company, 1942-1944; and member of the Nevada State Planning Board, 1940-1951. The collection contains research material on Nevada mines (metals of all types) and mining companies, including the Comstock Lode; engineering field notebooks, correspondence, maps, class notes...
Dates: 1875-1964

Cooke Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-20
Abstract Thomas Arthur "Tom" Cooke was a prominent and well-respected lawyer in Reno. He married Martha Patricia "Patty" Herz while in college at the University of Nevada in the early 1940s. The Cooke family was involved in a variety of environmental, recreational, and historic preservation projects and initiatives that sought to improve northern Nevada. Materials cover some aspects of the lives and careers of members of the Cooke and Herz families. Topics include Democratic politics in Nevada,...
Dates: 1855-2009; Majority of material found within 1940-2000

Claude Dukes Collection of Federal Water Master's Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: 84-11
Abstract

Collection contains papers from the Federal Water Master's Office, Reno, Nevada, 1926-1982. Included are office operational records, correspondence; also water data, reports, maps and printed material relating to water in the Truckee and Carson River Basins, Nevada and California.

Dates: 1849-1982

Friends of Pyramid Lake Records

 Collection
Identifier: 94-54
Abstract "Friends of Pyramid" was a Nevada non-profit organization incorporated in 1982 to support and work in concert with the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe to protect and preserve the unique resources of Pyramid Lake and its environs. Included are minutes, agendas, correspondence, position papers, membership rolls, special events files, articles about Pyramid Lake, correspondence with other environmental organizations, subject files, and clippings. Dates range from 1968-1997 with the majority of...
Dates: 1968-1997; Majority of material found within 1982-1997

John A. Fulton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 86-04
Abstract

John A. Fulton was a mining engineer and director of the Mackay School of Mines at the University of Nevada, Reno. The collection includes papers and speeches presented by Fulton, chiefly on mining in Nevada and Grass Valley, California; correspondence on mining matters; and microfilm of a scrapbook.

Dates: 1878-1936

Charles Carroll Goodwin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 85-06
Abstract

Collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, personal papers of C. C. Goodwin, mainly spanning the years, 1890-1917 also includes photographs, printed material and some papers of son, James T. (Tod) Goodwin.

Dates: 1857-1924

Isabel Kimble Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 88-26
Abstract

Isabel Kimble was active in Nevada committees that worked to gain approval of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) from 1973-1977. The collection includes correspondence, minutes of board meetings, bylaws, reports, mailing lists, newsletters, publicity, and newspaper clippings about groups that Kimble worked with in her support of women's political issues in Nevada.

Dates: 1972-1983

Cyril Hugh Knox Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC467
Abstract Cyril Hugh "Mike" Knox (1886-1962) worked in title insurance and was manager, vice president, and director of Washoe County Title Guaranty Company. He also worked in the Washoe County Recorder's office; was deputy City Clerk and a City Councilman; served as chair of the Federal Housing Administration; and was active in professional, social, and cultural organizations. The collection includes primarily business records of Knox, his family, and associates. Also includes some personal...
Dates: 1844-1959

Joseph F. McDonald Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC429
Abstract

Joseph F. McDonald (1891-1971) was a Nevada newspaperman, editor and publisher of the Nevada State Journal, 1939-1956; president of Reno Newspapers Incorporated; and president of the Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association. The collection contains personal papers, 1911-1970; material related to Reno newspapers, 1928-1963; and records and related material of the Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association, 1957-1968.

Dates: 1870-1980

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McCarran, Pat, 1876-1954 3
Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 3
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 2
Bible, Alan, 1909-1988 2
Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd, 1906- 2
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Carville, Edward P. (Edward Peter), 1885-1956 2
Democratic Party (Nev.) 2
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 2
Pittman, Mimosa Gates, 1872-1952 2
Sawyer, Grant, 1918-1996 2
Scrugham, James G. (James Graves), 1880-1945 2
Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 2
Adams, Eva Bertrand, 1908-1991 1
American Legion 1
Bartlett family 1
Bartlett, George A. (George Arthur), 1869-1951 1
Bell, Walter L., 1924- 1
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
Bunker, Harry S. 1
California State Automobile Association 1
Campbell, Samuel 1
Cannon, Howard W. 1
Carpenter, Jay A., 1883-1965 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Cook family 1
Cooke (Family : 1894- : Cooke, Herman R., 1873-1952) 1
Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
Cooke, Thomas A., 1920-1994 1
Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933 1
Daggett, Rollin Mallory, 1831-1901 1
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post), 1850-1918 1
Desert Crystal Salt Company 1
Du Pont, A. Felix (Alexis Felix), 1879-1948 1
Du Pont, Pierre S. (Pierre Samuel), 1870-1954 1
Du Pont, T. Coleman (Thomas Coleman), 1863-1930 1
Dukes, Claude, 1914-1984 1
Dukes, Harry C. 1
Dukes, Lynne 1
Ely, Joe (Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe leader) 1
Equal Rights Amendment Project 1
Federal Water Master Nevada 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Friends of Pyramid Lake 1
Fulton, John Allen, 1878-1939 1
Godbe, William S. (William Samuel), 1833-1902 1
Goodwin, Alice Maynard 1
Goodwin, C. C. (Charles Carroll), 1832-1917 1
Goodwin, James T., 1878-1927 1
Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909 1
Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923 1
Hornbeck, David 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1
Kimble, Isabel 1
Kinkead, James H., 1843-1912 1
Knox, Cyril H., 1886-1962 1
Knox, Ward and Bliss Collecting Agency 1
Lahontan Wetlands Coalition 1
Lake House Printers and Publishers Ltd 1
Lake Tahoe Area Council 1
Mackay School of Mines 1
Mackay, Clarence H. (Clarence Hungerford), 1874-1938 1
Mackay, John William, 1831-1902 1
Malone, George W. (George Wilson), 1890-1961 1
McDonald, Joseph F. 1
McDonald, Leola Lewis 1
McKay family 1
McKinley, William, 1843-1901 1
Miller, Joaquin, 1837-1913 1
Miller, T. W. (Thomas Woodnutt), 1886-1975 1
Moody, Lester 1
National Aeronautical Association (U.S.) 1
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Anne Martin Chapter (Reno, Nev.) 1
Nevada Cash Dry Goods-Carpet Store 1
Nevada Press Women 1
Nevada State Park System 1
Nevada Water Conference (Reno, Nev.) 1
Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association 1
Nevada. State Board of Parole Commissioners 1
Nevadans for E.R.A., Inc 1
Orr Ditch and Water Company 1
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 1
Pittman, Vail Montgomery, 1880-1964 1
Reno Wheelmen 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Roland Westergard 1
Rusco, Elmer R. 1
Schmidt, Walter, 1841- 1
Sierra Club 1
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 1
Sierra Nevada Alliance 1
Sill, Marjorie Leite 1
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 1
Territorial enterprise (Carson City, Nev.) 1
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 1
University of Nevada, Reno 1
Utica Bullion Mining Company 1
Vanderbilt, Cornelius, Jr., 1898-1974 1
Washoe County (Nev.). Department of Parks and Recreation 1
Washoe Project, Nevada-California 1
Water in the Balance Forum (Reno, Nev. : 1987) 1
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