Showing Collections: 21 - 26 of 26

Lois Snedden Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1410
Abstract

Lois Snedden served on the steering committee for the Western Mining Action Network (WMAN). The collection contains materials created and collected during her work with WMAN.

Dates: 1977-2004

Southern Pacific Railroad Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC910
Abstract Southern Pacific Railroad Company was a transcontinental railroad company with tracks running east and west through Nevada. Includes train orders for some Nevada trains, 1896-1958; correspondence, 1892-1958; and time tables, 1914-1925. Of note in the orders are communiques regarding President Harding's funeral train and security precautions in World War II; and in the correspondence, the specifications for maximum railroad car sizes, instructions for transport of army personnel in World War...
Dates: 1892-1958

The Story of District IX

 Collection
Identifier: 83-22
Abstract

History of early roads and highways in District IX of the California Division of Highways, which covers Inyo, Mono, and eastern Kern Counties. Includes text and correspondence from 1951-1952. Collection created by Alan S. Hart.

Dates: 1951-1952

Tonopah and Goldfield Railroad Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: NC165
Abstract

Bulletins and notices issued by the company providing instructions for operations and news of other Nevada railroad lines; invoices, damage claims, freight orders, and correspondence from other companies; and the decision from a Nevada District Court case allowing abandonment of the line.

Dates: 1905-1947

A. W. Von Schmidt Letter to D. L. Bliss

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-26
Abstract

A. W. (Alexis Waldemar) Von Schmidt worked as a stateline surveyor and also was employed by James Lick, of observatory fame, to find a suitable location for his observatory around Lake Tahoe. The collection contains one letter written by Von Schmidt to D. L. Bliss regarding purchasing land owned by Bliss for the observatory.

Dates: October 24, 1873

Delbert E. Wylder Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 94-31
Abstract

Delbert E. Wylder (1923-2004) was an American writer. The collection includes correspondence concerning the Western Literature Association (U.S.) and the publication of the journal, Western American Literature between 1963 and 1985. Major correspondents are Max Westbrook, W.H. (William Henry) Hutchinson, Frederick Manfred, James Fife, and J. Golden Taylor.

Dates: 1963-1985

Filtered By

  • Repository: University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department X
  • Subject: Business correspondence X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Personal correspondence 7
Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) 4
Clippings 3
Photographs 3
Goldfield (Nev.) 2
∨ more
Mono County (Calif.) 2
Nevada -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Reno (Nev.) 2
Account books 1
Artists -- Nevada -- 20th century 1
Authors, American -- 21st century 1
Authors, American -- Biography -- 20th century 1
Authors, American -- Nevada -- 20th century 1
Belmont (Nev.) 1
Bimetallism 1
Birds -- Nevada 1
Bodie (Calif.) 1
Business and politics -- Nevada 1
Carlin (Nev.) 1
Casinos -- Nevada -- Reno -- History 1
Comstock Lode (Nev.) -- Mines and mining 1
Comstock Lode Mining District (Nev.) 1
Copper mines and mining -- Nevada 1
Copper mines and mining -- Nevada -- McGill 1
Deeds -- Nevada -- Lincoln County 1
Ely daily times (1920) 1
Environmental protection -- Nevada 1
Ephemera 1
Excerpts 1
Express highways -- California -- Design and construction 1
Facsimiles 1
Freight and freightage -- Nevada 1
Gambling -- Nevada -- History -- 20th century 1
Gambling -- Nevada -- Reno 1
Governors -- Nevada 1
Governors -- Nevada -- Election 1
Groom Mining District (Nev.) 1
Historic buildings -- Conservation and restoration -- Nevada 1
Inyo County (Calif.) 1
Journalism -- Nevada 1
Keno 1
Kern County (Calif.) 1
Lake steamers -- Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) 1
Land titles -- California 1
Land use -- Planning -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) 1
Lumber trade -- California 1
Lumber trade -- Nevada 1
Maps 1
Mineral industries -- Environmental aspects 1
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Comstock Lode Region 1
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Lincoln County 1
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Virginia City 1
Mining machinery -- Design and construction 1
Minutes (Records) 1
Nevada -- Newspapers 1
Nevada state journal 1
Nevada state journal (Reno, Nev. : 1907) 1
Newsletters 1
Operation Haylift, 1949 -- Nevada 1
Parks -- Planning -- Nevada 1
Poetry 1
Political campaigns -- Nevada 1
Politicians -- Nevada 1
Programs (Publications) 1
Railroads -- Nevada 1
Reclamation of land -- Nevada 1
Regional planning -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) 1
Roads -- California 1
Scrapbooks 1
Silver mines and mining -- Nevada -- Lincoln County 1
Silver question 1
Timetables 1
United States Highway 395 1
Video recordings 1
Virginia City (Nev.) 1
Virginia City (Nev.) -- History 1
Water rights -- California 1
Western American literature 1
Wild burros -- West (U.S.) 1
Wild horses -- West (U.S.) 1
Wildlife conservation -- Nevada 1
Women -- Nevada 1
Women journalists -- Nevada 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Balloons -- Nevada 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation 1
∧ less
 
Language
Spanish; Castilian 1
 
Names
Bliss, Duane L., Jr., 1874-1938 2
Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd, 1906- 2
Democratic Party (Nev.) 2
Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC 2
McCarran, Pat, 1876-1954 2
∨ more
Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 2
Sawyer, Grant 2
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 1
Baumann family 1
Bible, Alan, 1909-1988 1
Bliss family 1
Bliss, Duane L. 1
Bliss, Florence Dunham 1
Bliss, W. S. (William Seth), 1865-1941 1
Bodie Wood and Lumber Company 1
Bonner, Charles 1
Bunker, Harry S. 1
California State Automobile Association 1
California. Division of Highways 1
Caples, Robert Cole 1
Carville, Edward P. (Edward Peter), 1885-1956 1
Central Pacific Railroad Company 1
Clark, Walter Van Tilburg, 1909-1971 1
Cook family 1
Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
Cooke, Thomas A., 1941- 1
Federal Truck 1
Fife, James 1
Frei, Milt 1
Goldfield Improvement Association 1
Groom Nevada Lead Mines Company 1
Groom Southend Mining Company 1
Hanson, Ingvert 1
Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923 1
Hart, Alan S. 1
Haynie, J. W. (John W.) 1
Holabird-Kagin Americana 1
Hutchinson, W. H. (William Henry), 1910-1990 1
Johnston, Annie Bronn 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 1
King, S. D. 1
Lahontan Audubon Society 1
Lake Tahoe Area Council 1
Lappin, Burt L. 1
Lappin, Dawn Y. 1
Malone, George W. (George Wilson), 1890-1961 1
Manfred, Frederick Feikema, 1912-1994 1
McDonald, Joseph F. 1
McDonald, Leola Lewis 1
Mono Lake Lumber Company 1
Moody, Lester 1
Nevada Consolidated Copper Company 1
Nevada Press Women 1
Nevada State Commission for the Preservation of Wild Horses 1
Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association 1
Nevada. Board of Parole Commissioners 1
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 1
Osborne, J. B. (Jonas Brown), 1831-1913 1
Osborne, T. J., 1860-1918 1
Palace Club (Reno, Nev.) 1
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 1
Petricciani, John 1
Piper's Opera House (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Piper, John, 1830-1896 1
Pittman, Mimosa 1
Pittman, Vail Montgomery, 1880-1964 1
Pomin Family 1
Pomin, Dorothy 1
Pomin, Ernest John 1
Reno/Sparks YWCA (Reno, Nev.) 1
Roberts, C. N. 1
Savage Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Scrugham, James G. (James Graves), 1880-1945 1
Shafton, Anthony 1
Sheahan, Patrick 1
Sierra Club 1
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 1
Snedden, Lois 1
Southern Pacific Railroad Company 1
St. Thomas Aquinas Church (Reno, Nev.) 1
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 1
Taylor, J. Golden 1
Tonopah and Goldfield Railroad Company 1
Truman, Harry S. 1
United States. Bureau of Land Management 1
University of Nevada, Reno 1
Von Schmidt, A. W. (Alexis Waldemar), 1821-1906 1
Washoe County (Nev.). Department of Parks and Recreation 1
Westbrook, Max 1
Western Literature Association (U.S.) 1
Western Mining Action Network 1
Western Mining Activist Network 1
Wheatly, William 1
Williams, Gary 1
Williams, Patricia 1
Wylder, Delbert E. 1
Yerington, Henry M. 1
∧ less