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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

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

Alan Bible Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC01
Abstract Alan Bible, a Nevada politician and attorney, served as the District Attorney of Storey County from 1935-1938 until he was appointed Deputy Attorney General of Nevada in 1938. In 1942, Bible was appointed State Attorney, and served in that position until 1950. Upon resignation from that position, he resumed private practice of law, which would continue throughout the rest of his career. In 1954, Bible was appointed to serve in the United States Senate, filling the vacancy left upon the...
Dates: 1953-1974

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

Richard H. Bryan U. S. Senatorial Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-01
Abstract Richard Hudson Bryan is an American attorney and politician who served as a United States Senator from Nevada from 1989-2001. A Democrat, Bryan served as the 25th Governor of Nevada from 1983-1989, and before that served as the state's attorney general and a member of the State Senate. The collection contains material covering Richard Bryan's campaign for and career in the U.S. Senate, 1989-2001, following his time as Nevada's governor. The bulk of the papers come from his second term in the...
Dates: 1971-2002; Majority of material found within 1989-2001

Jim Bryant Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 91-16
Abstract Jim Bryant began this collection because of an interest he had in the Fernley and Lassen Railroad, a branch of the Southern Pacific Railroad which ran from Fernley, Nevada, to the vicinity of Susanville, Lassen County, California. This research brought to his attention the lumber industry of northern California which was inextricably tied to the railroad. The collection includes are company and governmental records (partial), newspaper clippings, maps, photos, and research notes on logging...
Dates: 1909-1989

Florence S. Burge Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 82-36
Abstract

Florence Sanford Burdge (1912-1986) was a freelance writer, editor, and journalist in Reno, Nevada. The collection includes draft and published copies of Burge's writings as a freelance author and women's page editor; correspondence from readers and friends; correspondence and papers related to receiving the J. C. Penney -University of Missouri award for best women's pages; and unpublished biography of Noble Getchell. Material from 1955-1966.

Dates: 1955-1966

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

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Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 5
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Balzar, Fredrick Bennett, 1880-1934 3
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 3
Bible, Alan, 1909-1988 3
Bliss, Duane L. 3
El Dorado Wood and Flume Company 3
Mackay, John William, 1831-1902 3
Mills, Darius O. (Darius Ogden), 1825-1910 3
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 3
Scott, William T. (William Taussig), 1916-1999 3
Sierra Club 3
Adams, Eva Bertrand, 1908-1991 2
American Legion 2
Bliss, Duane L., Jr., 1874-1938 2
Bliss, W. S. (William Seth), 1865-1941 2
Brunswick Exploration Company 2
Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd, 1906- 2
Cannon, Howard W. 2
Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company 2
Carville, Edward P. (Edward Peter), 1885-1956 2
Central Pacific Railroad Company 2
De Longchamps, Joanne, 1923-1983 2
Democratic Party (Nev.) 2
Equal Rights Amendment Project 2
Fair, James Graham, 1831-1894 2
Ford, G. F. (George F.) 2
Fox, William L., 1949- 2
Getchell, Noble Hamilton, 1875-1960 2
Groom Nevada Lead Mines Company 2
Groom Southend Mining Company 2
Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923 2
Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC 2
Laxalt, Paul 2
Mackay School of Mines 2
Markleeville Flume Company 2
Nevada Consolidated Copper Company 2
Orr Ditch and Water Company 2
Osborne, J. B., 1831-1913 2
Osborne, T. J., 1860-1918 2
Pamlico Mining Company 2
Pittman, Mimosa Gates, 1872-1952 2
Pyramid Lake Task Force 2
Rusco, Elmer R. 2
Sawyer, Grant, 1918-1996 2
Scott, Ann Herbert 2
Scott, Carl F. 2
Scott, Roderick 2
Scrugham, James G. (James Graves), 1880-1945 2
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 2
Southern Pacific Railroad Company 2
Stafford, William, 1914-1993 2
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 2
Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 2
United Comstock Mines Company 2
United States. Congress. Senate 2
University of Nevada, Reno 2
Adavosio, J. M. 1
Aikens, C. Melvin 1
Alley, John R., Jr. 1
American Federation of Labor 1
American Friends Service Committee (Reno, Nev.) 1
American Geophysical Union 1
American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers 1
Ames, Pelham W. (Pelham Warren), 1839- 1
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Anderson, Betty C. 1
Arcadia Chamber of Commerce 1
Arensberg, Betty Abry 1
Arentz, Samuel Shaw, 1879-1934 1
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Baker, Bobby, 1928-2017 1
Bank of Battle Mountain 1
Barker, Bill, 1957- 1
Barley Food Products (Firm) 1
Bartlett family 1
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Baumann family 1
Belcher Mining Company 1
Bell, Walter L., 1924- 1
Bender, D. A. (David Almon) 1
Bennyhoff, James A. (James Allan), 1926-1993 1
Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park (Nev.) 1
Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
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Boyle, Emmet Derby, 1879-1926 1
Bryan, Richard H. 1
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
Bryant, Jim (Local historian) 1
Bunker, Harry S. 1
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