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Alan Hensher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC626
Abstract Alan Hansher was a Californian and specialist in the history of the Rhyolite Herald (Nevada) newspaper. The collection includes correspondence to Hensher from Elizabeth Clemens regarding her husband Earle R. Clemens, publisher of the Rhyolite Herald; Hensher's notes on the history of southern Nevada newspapers; Earle R. Clemen's correspondence, financial, and legal papers from Rhyolite; and an official mining claims register...
Dates: 1905-1966

Looking Backwards

 Collection
Identifier: 97-22
Abstract

Lela Halsell Hempton's memoirs reveal her life as a child on a family farm in southwest Missouri; the family's move to Columbia, near Goldfield, Nevada, in 1904; childhood on the Nevada frontier; education, early teaching career in rural Nevada schools, and married life. Material from 1975.

Dates: 1975

Sunrise heyday sunset at Goldfield, Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: NC1217
Abstract

George Harris was a Nevada author, originally from Pennsylvania. Collection contains autobiographical manuscript about Harris' life in Nevada, mining, and stories of people and events in Goldfield, Nevada, ca 1900-1912.

Dates: 1960