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Baumann Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1391
Abstract

The Baumann family, originally from Ohio, consisted of five siblings, three of whom (Jacob, Sophia (Welch), and Carline) settled in Nevada in the 1870s. The collection consists primarily of correspondence to and from the Baumann siblings as well as other documents from their family. Additionally, the collection includes correspondence to John Piper of the Piper's Opera House in Virginia City, Nevada regarding booking performers for the venue.

Dates: 1838-1953; Majority of material found within 1871-1929

Belmont, Nevada Letter

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-30
Abstract

Lot 2362.

Letter of September 16, 1877 to G. Nicholos on delivering cords of wood

Dates: September 17, 1877

Best and Belcher Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC82
Abstract

Best and Belcher Mine, 540' long and part of the Middle Mines of the Comstock Lode, was staked in 1859. Records include letters, 1878-1880; a time book for 1907 (which also includes Hale and Norcross Mining Company times for 1916); a title abstract, 1863; an 1877 affidavit of work; list of company officers, 1890.

Dates: 1863-1916

Bodie Wood and Lumber Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC716
Abstract

The Bodie Wood and Lumber Company was organized by H. M. Yerington, J. W. Haynie and others to acquire timber lands and water rights in Mono County, California, just south of Mono Lake. The collection include correspondence, financial accounts, and land related material.

Dates: 1873-1880

California-Nevada Creamery Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 89-51
Abstract

Includes bylaws, certificate of incorporation, minutes, correspondence, monthly reports, financial ledgers, payroll accounts, leases, and agreements. Individual creamery records include milk delivery records financial series also provided business expenses by name of creamery.

Dates: 1891-1905

Camp Chonokis Records

 Collection
Identifier: 90-86
Abstract Chonokis was a girls' camp at Stateline, South Lake Tahoe, California from 1927-1952. The camp was owned by Mabel Winter Whitney and co-managed by Gladys G. Gorman. Records include correspondence, subject files, camp brochures, enrollment forms, financial records, daily schedules, architectural drawings, sketches and paintings, photographs, 16 mm home movie film, log books of poetry and prose, and Whitney's personal files of letters, school records, and Barley Food Products (Morgantown,...
Dates: 1908-1982; Majority of material found within 1921-1980

Carlin, Nevada Business Documents Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC1418
Abstract

Carlin, Nevada is located in Elko County, Nevada. Major industries in and around Carlin are mining and ranching. The collection contains business receipts, payments, and one letter from individuals involved in business in and around Carlin, Nevada.

Dates: 1879

Carnelian Bay Water Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 86-01
Abstract

The Carnelian Bay Water Company was a public utility company located in Placer County, California at Lake Tahoe. The purpose of the comapny was to supply and distribute water in the Lake Tahoe area. The collection includes articles of incorporation, minutes of meetings, financial accounts, correspondence, stock ledger, and membership lists collected between 1929-1978.

Dates: 1929-1978

Carson and Colorado Railroad Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC71
Abstract

The Carson and Colorado Railroad was incorporated in May 1880 to service the growing Mining Companies of the west Central Nevada and nearby California. Collection contains organizational papers, correspondence, land related documents, financial statements between 1880-1916. Bound volumes include accounts, waybills, freight and tonnage records and train registers.

Dates: 1880-1916

Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC72
Abstract

The Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company was organized in 1873 with Duane L. Bliss as president and general manger and H. M. Yerington, D. O. Mills and J. A. Rigby as stockholders. It was probably the largest and most extensive lumber operation serving the mines of the Comstock. Collection includes correspondence, company papers, land related documents, financial accounts, lumber statistics and maps from 1858-1946.

Dates: 1858-1946

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Bliss, Duane L. 3
El Dorado Wood and Flume Company 3
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Mills, Darius O. (Darius Ogden), 1825-1910 3
Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 3
Sierra Club 3
Bliss, Duane L., Jr., 1874-1938 2
Bliss, W. S. (William Seth), 1865-1941 2
Brunswick Exploration Company 2
Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd, 1906- 2
Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company 2
Central Pacific Railroad Company 2
Democratic Party (Nev.) 2
Fair, James Graham, 1831-1894 2
Ford, G. F. (George F.) 2
Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC 2
Markleeville Flume Company 2
McCarran, Pat, 1876-1954 2
Nevada Consolidated Copper Company 2
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 2
Orr Ditch and Water Company 2
Sawyer, Grant, 1918-1996 2
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 2
United Comstock Mines Company 2
University of Nevada, Reno 2
American Federation of Labor 1
American Geophysical Union 1
American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers 1
Ames, Pelham W. (Pelham Warren), 1839- 1
Arcadia Chamber of Commerce 1
Baird, Newton D. 1
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 1
Barker, Bill 1
Barley Food Products (Firm) 1
Baumann family 1
Belcher Mining Company 1
Bell, Walter L., 1924- 1
Bender, D. A. (David Almon) 1
Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park (Nev.) 1
Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Bible, Alan, 1909-1988 1
Bliss family 1
Bliss, Florence Dunham 1
Bock, Frederick, 1916-1981 1
Bodie Wood and Lumber Company 1
Bonner, Charles S. 1
Boyle, Emmet Derby 1
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
Bunker, Harry S. 1
Burning Man (Festival) 1
C & C Shaft Company 1
California Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
California State Automobile Association 1
California State Chamber of Commerce. Sacramento Valley Council 1
California-Nevada Creamery Company 1
California. Division of Highways 1
Camp Chonokis 1
Camp Meenahga (Fish Creek, Wis.) 1
Camp, Charles Lewis, 1893-1975 1
Campbell, Samuel 1
Campus Peace Studies Group (Reno, Nev.) 1
Caples, Robert Cole 1
Carnelian Bay Water Company 1
Carson Valley Creamery 1
Carson and Colorado Railroad 1
Carville, Edward P. (Edward Peter), 1885-1956 1
Celio, F. Norman 1
Church, Florence Humphrey 1
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 1
Clark, Walter Van Tilburg, 1909-1971 1
Colorado River Exploration Company 1
Comstock Merger Mines 1
Comstock Pumping Association 1
Consolidated California and Virginia Mining Company 1
Consolidated Virginia Mining Company 1
Continental Association of Funeral and Memorial Societies 1
Cook family 1
Cooke (Family : 1894- : Cooke, Herman R., 1873-1952) 1
Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
Cooke, Thomas A., 1920-1994 1
Coye, H. L. 1
Crown Point Gold and Silver Mining Company 1
Daggett, Rollin Mallory, 1831-1901 1
Davis, Beth Ogden 1
Davis, E. Mott 1
Davis, Jonathan O. (Jonathan Ogden) 1
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post), 1850-1918 1
De Longchamps, Joanne, 1923-1983 1
Desert Crystal Salt Company 1
Dukes, Claude, 1914-1984 1
Dukes, Harry C. 1
Dukes, Lynne 1
Eastern Nevada Geological Society 1
El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce 1
El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce. Lake Tahoe Division 1
Ely, Joe (Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe leader) 1
Eureka and Palisade Railroad 1
Eureka and Palisade Railway 1
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