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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

Chartz Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC101
Abstract Alfred Jean Chartz was born February 9, 1851 in La Baye du Febvre, Quebec, Canada and became a Nevada journalist, businessman, and lawyer expert in mining and water litigation. He had two sons, John and Carl. Collection contains business and legal records of Alfred, John and Carl Chartz. The collection includes legal cases in which Alfred participated, miscellaneous political campaign materials, records of various businesses in which family members were involved, and records of the Knights...
Dates: 1880-1942

Trenmor Coffin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC06
Abstract Trenmor Coffin was a lawyer, businessman, and Nevada State Assemblyman, of Carson City, Nevada. Collection contains correspondence, legal cases, and papers connected with Coffin's political activity in Nevada (1892-1898) as a member of the Republican State Central Committee and supporter of the Free Silver ticket. The correspondence relates to cases in which Coffin or his legal firm participated, to his business interests in irrigation enterprises, and to the personal affairs of Coffin and...
Dates: 1864-1927

Claude Dukes Collection of Federal Water Master's Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: 84-11
Abstract

Collection contains papers from the Federal Water Master's Office, Reno, Nevada, 1926-1982. Included are office operational records, correspondence; also water data, reports, maps and printed material relating to water in the Truckee and Carson River Basins, Nevada and California.

Dates: 1849-1982

Francis G. Newlands Business Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-25
Abstract Francis Griffith Newlands (1848-1917) was a businessman and served as a Nevada Representative from 1893-1902 and a Senator from 1902-1917. The collection contains many legal documents directly related to the acquisition of mills along the Carson River, including the Ogden Mill, Eureka Mill, and the Morgan Mill.y. The legal work was done by Newlands who was William Sharon's attorney. It also documents the formation of the Union Mill and Mining Company by William Sharon, D. O. Mills, John D....
Dates: 1862-1910

Nancy Gomes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-24
Abstract Nancy Gomes (1926-1979) was a member of the Washoe County (Nevada) Board of Education, 1972-1976; and the Nevada State Assembly, 1976-1978 where she initiated legislation on public assistance, child welfare, adoption reform, and the initial Nevada juvenile code. Gomes was active in the League of Women Voters, the Center for Religious Life, and Women's Associates, a Consulting Firm. The collection documents two aspects of Ms. Gomes public life: her service on the Washoe County School Board,...
Dates: 1965-1978

William J. Raggio Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-02
Abstract William J. Raggio, a Republican, was Nevada's longest serving state senator: his tenure lasted from 1972 until his resignation in 2011. For most of his senatorial career Raggio was widely considered to be the unequaled master of the legislative process. He served as the Assistant District Attorney of Washoe County from 1952-1958, and later as the District Attorney from 1958-1970. During his time in the District Attorney's office, he handled a number of high profile cases, including one with...
Dates: 1916-2014

George F. Wright Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 90-37
Abstract

These papers were created or gathered by George F. Wright in his role as attorney for the Washoe Tribe before The Indian Claims Commission. Included in the collection are correspondence, reports, testimonies, maps and records of other relevant dockets before the commission.

Dates: 1931-1973

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Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 2
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Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred), 1879-1965 1
Bartlett family 1
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Bean, Thomas Lee 1
Bell, Walter L., 1924- 1
Bennett, Barbara, 1923-1993 1
Center for Religion and Life 1
Chartz family 1
Chartz, Alfred 1
Chartz, Carl W. 1
Chartz, John MacGregor, 1889- 1
Coffin, Trenmor, 1848-1904 1
Comstock Tunnel Company 1
Conforte, Joseph 1
Cook, Sherburne Friend, 1896-1974 1
Cutter, Donald C. 1
Dangberg, Henry F. 1
Dukes, Claude, 1914-1984 1
Dukes, Harry C. 1
Dukes, Lynne 1
Federal Water Master Nevada 1
Fry, John D., 1819- 1
Full, R. P. (Roy P.) 1
Gifford, Edward Winslow, 1887-1959 1
Gomes, Nancy, 1926-1979 1
Gould and Curry Mining Company 1
Hayward, Alvila 1
Heizer, Robert F. (Robert Fleming), 1915-1979 1
Holabird-Kagin Americana (Firm) 1
Hoyt, Homer, 1895-1984 1
Inyo Land and Canal Company, Reward Gold Mine 1
Jones, John P. (John Percival), 1829-1912 1
Knights of Polacre 1
Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis), 1876-1960 1
McCaskie, Sonja 1
Mexican Dam and Ditch Company 1
Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company 1
Miller, Maya 1
Mills, Darius O. (Darius Ogden), 1825-1910 1
Murray, Nobel T. 1
Mustang Ranch (Brothel) 1
National Aeronautical Association (U.S.) 1
Newlands, Francis G. (Francis Griffith), 1848-1917 1
Oberbillig, Ernest, 1915-1983 1
Ophir Silver Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Orr Ditch and Water Company 1
Pamlico Mining Company 1
Raggio, William John, 1926-2012 1
Reber, Arthur 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Rickey Land and Cattle Company 1
Sharon, William, 1821-1885 1
Shenon, Philip J. (Philip John), 1897-1966 1
Thompson, Clyde F. 1
Tonopah Water and Power Company 1
United States. Indian Claims Commission 1
Vanderbilt, Cornelius, Jr., 1898-1974 1
Washoe Project, Nevada-California 1
Women Associates 1
Wright, George F., -1978 1
Yellow Jacket Silver Mining Company 1
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