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Overview This collection reflects the donor's years of research and teaching in the field of anthropology of the Washo and Great Basin Indians and does not include any of his work on African cultures (1859-1992). Created by Warren L. D'Azevedo who was a graduate student of anthropology.
Abstract Ledger used for two functions: account ledger of payments for goods and services, 1866-1869; and roll call, 1886.,Among payments itemized were those to Chinese and Indians for labor, and mining-related supplies.
Abstract The Nevada Indian Agency was a federal agency which oversees U.S. Indian tribes and reservations. Narrative report about conditions at the Nevada Indian Agency discusses land use planning, soil stabilization and improvement, operation and maintenance of irrigation systems, miscellaneous projects, and recreation (1964-1966).
Overview Edna Burke Patterson was a member of the State Central Republican Committee and the Nevada State Board of Education, on which she served as the first woman president.Research notes and articles about the history of northeastern Nevada: Elko, physicians, cattle and cattle ranching, women, Ruby Valley, Lamoille, Mountain City, Jarbidge, early settlers, and native Americans. Other authors include Lulu Bowman and Charles B. Russell (1915-1994).
Abstract Research papers related to Washo Indians of Nevada and California, accumulated over 5 decades of field research and scholarship, focusing on social organization, distribution, ethnohistory, arts, religion, and language. Includes information compiled by his graduate students and anthropologists Stanley Barrett, Grace M. Dangberg, J.W. Hudson, S.L. Lee, Susan Lindstrom.
Overview Sally Zanjani is a historian and former adjunct professor in the University of Nevada, Reno Political Science Department. She is the author of ten books and over sixty articles exploring the history of Nevada from the territorial period through the 19th century. Papers include research materials for Zanjani's numerous books and articles.
- D'Azevedo, Warren L. 2
- Barrett, Stanley R. 1
- Bowman, Lulu 1
- Dangberg, Grace 1
- Goldfield (Nev.) 1
- Great Basin Anthropological Conference 1
- Hudson, J. W. 1
- Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada 1
- James, Roy, active 20th century 1
- John, Barton 1
- Lee, S. L. (Anthropologist) 1
- Lindstrom, Susan G. 1
- Longstreet, Andrew Jackson 1
- Mathews, Clyde 1
- Patterson, Edna B. 1
- Pete, Hank 1
- Pray, A. N. 1
- Preston, Morrie Rockwood 1
- Reno-Sparks Indian Colony, Nevada. Colony Christian Center 1
- Rocha, Guy Louis 1
- Russell, Charles B. 1
- Smith, Joseph William 1
- Snooks, George 1
- Springmeyer, George 1
- Stewart, Helen Jane Wiser 1
- United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Phoenix Area Office 1
- United States. Indian Claims Commission 1
- Washo Indians of California and Nevada 1
- Winnemucca, Sarah, 1844?-1891 1
- Zanjani, Sally Springmeyer, 1937-2018 1 ∧ less