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Charles L. Anderson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC252
Abstract

Collection includes two diaries; an overland account of Anderson's journey from Wisconsin to Carson City, 1862-1863; a medical record book, 1863-1866; letters; receipts; and photographs.

Dates: 1862-1866

Thelma E. Calhoun Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-49
Abstract

Thelma E. Calhoun was a Nevadan and elected to both the Carson City Board of Supervisors and the City Council. Collection includes a resume; autobiography which includes sections on Virginia City and Carson City, Nevada, in the 1940s, and the Nevada State Museum. Material between 1967-1993.

Dates: 1967-1993

Carson City Community Access Television Videotapes

 Collection
Identifier: NC1346
Abstract

Carson City Community Access Television began broadcasting in 1990 as a tool for free speech in an open democracy, with recording equipment available for public use. The collection contains 384 VHS cassette tapes that document the Carson City Community Access Television (CAT) channel from 1985-2003. The tapes include programs, events, meetings, and other activities that took place in Carson City, Nevada.

Dates: 1985-2003

Carson Opera House Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC54
Abstract

The Carson Opera House Association was a group which oversaw operation of the Carson Opera House in Carson City, Nevada. The collection includes minutes, 1877-1929, with list of stock holders, 1929, and correspondence laid in; stockbook, 1878-1929; and cash book, 1926-1929, with correspondence and checks laid in.

Dates: 1877-1929

Graham Erskine Records

 Collection
Identifier: 83-08
Abstract

Graham Erskine (1911-1991) was an architect who came to Reno, Nevada in 1947 and was active in designing commercial and institutional buildings in Reno and Carson City during the middle twentieth century. His papers consist primarily with specifications and contracts for his architectural work as well as a small number of personal papers, and photographs. Materials from 1948-1989.

Dates: 1948-1989

George E. Kitzmeyer Records

 Collection
Identifier: 82-41
Abstract

George E. Kitzmeyer was a Nevadan undertaker who sat on the Nevada Morticians' Board of Examiners. Collection includes death records and funeral account books of George Kitzmeyer, Carson City, Nevada, 1867-1932; funeral account book and company minutes of the Perkins-Gulling Company, Reno, 1909-1923; funeral account book and company minutes of Ross-Burke Company, Reno, 1923-1952; and Washoe County Coroner's jury record, 1936-1957.

Dates: 1867-1957

Land patent and deed

 Collection
Identifier: 97-46
Abstract

Aaron D. Treadway was a Nevada businessman and farmer. Patent for 40 acres of school land in Ormsby County, Nevada, purchased by Treadway, 1868, and deed for purchase of adjacent property, 1873.

Dates: 1868-1873

Henry R. and Nellie Mighels Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 93-05
Abstract

Husband and wife Henry "Harry" Rust (-1879) and Nellie Verrill Mighels (1844-1945) were from Norway, Maine. Harry became owner of the Carson (City) Daily Appeal in 1865. They married in 1866 after a lengthy courtship by mail. The collection primarily contains correspondence between Nellie and Henry before their marriage.

Dates: 1863-1878

National Register of Historic Places registration form for the Carson City Civic Auditorium

 Collection
Identifier: 90-20
Abstract

Nomination for the Carson City Civic Auditorium which was designed in 1938 by Lehman A. Ferris and built with funds from the Work Projects Administration (W.P.A.).

Dates: 1990

Esther Nicholson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 92-24
Abstract

Ester Nicholson (1902-1992) became a member of the League of Women Voters in 1927 and was active in League activities throughout the rest of her life. The collection includes Nicholson's files on the Nevada, Carson City, Las Vegas and U.S. Leagues of Women Voters, Nevada politics, Carson City (Nevada), and women in Nevada.

Dates: 1954-1991

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