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Mary Cutlip Bean Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 95-10
Abstract Mary Cutlip Bean (1939- ), was born in Reno, Nevada and raised at the Pyramid Lake Guest Ranch where her parents, Wayne and Bernice (Hood) Cutlip, worked as a wrangler and secretary, respectively. The collection includes materials related to the Pyramid Lake Guest Ranch (also known as the Sage Dude Ranch); horse breeding; Wayne and Bernice Cutlip; ranch owners Alva Lasalle (Beau) Kitselman, Marjorie Kitselman Hanson Rautzahn, and Leslie Kitselman Figeroa; ranch manager and horse breeder...
Dates: 1934-1967

Harry Wilmot Drackert Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 91-49
Abstract

Harry (1904-1990) and Joan Deeley (1914-1991) Drackert owned and operated the Pyramid Lake Guest Ranch, the Donner Trails, Guest Ranch, the Silver Circle Guest Ranch, and Indian Territory, Inc. store). The collection consists of records and papers of the Drackert's three guest ranches and their store as well as papers of Harry Drackert's parents, Charles E. and Alice Richtmyer Drackert.

Dates: 1869-1994

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: 1849-1980

Friends of Pyramid Lake Records

 Collection
Identifier: 94-54
Abstract "Friends of Pyramid" was a Nevada non-profit organization incorporated in 1982 to support and work in concert with the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe to protect and preserve the unique resources of Pyramid Lake and its environs. Included are minutes, agendas, correspondence, position papers, membership rolls, special events files, articles about Pyramid Lake, correspondence with other environmental organizations, subject files, and clippings. Dates range from 1968-1997 with the majority of...
Dates: 1968-1997; Majority of material found within 1982-1997

Charles E. Hancock Collection of Nevada water Court Cases

 Collection
Identifier: 91-54
Abstract

This collection consists of court documents for the case which involved water rights to the Truckee River in Nevada and a reconsideration of the Orr Water Ditch decree, and for the appeal cases which arose from that litigation. The collection Includes motions, interrogatories, answers and objections, notices, memorandum, lists of witnesses and experts, opinions of the litigants and the courts. Created by Charles E. Hancock between 1974-1986.

Dates: 1974-1986

A. Dobie Jenkins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-20
Abstract A. Dobie Jenkins (1936-) was a legislative consultant for various California Assembly committees from 1965-1971, focusing on regulation of businesses and professions, civil rights, conservation and the environment. Contains information relating to the California-Nevada Interstate Water Compact public policy issues including the protection of Pyramid Lake the rights of the Northern Paiute tribe. Included are photocopies of correspondence, carbon copies of letters, legislative bills,...
Dates: 1957-1972

Joy Leland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1142
Abstract

Included are materials collected in a study of acupuncture in Nevada, including the minutes of the State Board of Chinese Medicine, correspondence, notes, bibliography, newspaper clippings, and articles. Other materials in the collection include newspaper clippings about Native American Indians in the Reno vicinity, at Pyramid Lake, and in other parts of Nevada; and water rights over Pyramid Lake.

Dates: 1973-1993

John Albert Marshall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 90-16
Abstract

Letters to and from Marshall, Carlton Kendall, and Cornelius Vanderbilt Jr. regarding operation of the Desert Inn as a "divorce ranch' and sportsman's club, and Marshall's attempts to sell the property.

Dates: 1933-1934

A Partial Review of Israel Cook Russell's Geologic History of Lake Lahontan (1885) in Respect to Several More Recent Geologic Publications

 Collection
Identifier: 89-38
Abstract

Report comparing Russell's book on the geologic history of Lake Lahontan, Nevada, with later works centering on the origin of the name, the level of Pyramid Lake and its relationship with Winnemucca Lake, and theories of tufa formation as related to the age of Pyramid Lake.

Dates: 1981

Postcard to Lida Cook

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-57
Abstract

Rachel Updyke was born in Greenwood, New York and moved as a teacher to Pyramid, Nevada between 1900 and 1910. Collection contains one postcard written by Rachel to Lida Cook on January 23, 1910. Rachel talks about living on the edge of a lake, which we know from the postmark is Pyramid Lake.

Dates: January 23, 1910

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Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 3
Drackert, Harry Wilmot, 1904-1990 2
Nevada. Department of Fish and Game 2
Nevada. Department of Wildlife 2
Newlands Project (U.S.) 2
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Orr Ditch and Water Company 2
Pyramid Lake Guest Ranch 2
Trelease, Tom 2
Alpine Land and Reservoir Company 1
Arensberg, Betty Abry 1
Bean, Mary Cutlip, 1939- 1
Bell, Walter L., 1924- 1
Burning Man (Festival) 1
California. Department of Fish and Game 1
Cook, Lida 1
Cutlip, Mary Bernice Hood, 1908-1981 1
Cutlip, Wayne Gordon, 1906-1988 1
Desert Inn 1
Dieringer, Andrew Jack 1
Donner Trail Guest Ranch (Verdi, Nev.) 1
Drackert, Alice Richtmyer, 1887-1963 1
Drackert, Charles E., 1875-1938 1
Drackert, Joan Abry, 1914-1991 1
Dukes, Claude, 1914-1984 1
Dukes, Harry C. 1
Dukes, Lynne 1
Ely, Joe 1
Federal Water Master Nevada 1
Figeroa, Leslie Kitselman, -1962 1
Fleischmann, Charles 1
Fleischmann, Max C. (Max Charles), 1877-1951 1
Fleischmann, Sarah Hamilton, 1881-1960 1
Friends of Pyramid Lake 1
Goodwin, Victor 1
Haida (Ship) 1
Hancock, Charles E. 1
Hornbeck, David 1
Indian Territory, Inc. (Firm : Reno, Nev.) 1
Jenkins, A. Dobie 1
Jensen, Jackie, 1927-1982 1
Kaplan, Phillis Abry 1
Kitselman family 1
Kitselman, A. L. (Alva LaSalle) 1
Lahontan Wetlands Coalition 1
Leland, Joy 1
Leland, Robert (Nevada lawyer) 1
Liebling, Joe L. 1
Livermore, John Sealy 1
Lugaski, Thomas Peter 1
Lynn, Susan 1
Marshall, John Albert, 1885-1941 1
Meaker, Reginald, 1877-1982 1
Natches, Gilbert 1
Nevada State Multiple Use Advisory Committee 1
Nevada Water Conference (Reno, Nev.) 1
Nevada. Fish and Game Commission 1
Olds, Sarah E., 1875-1963 1
Papandreou, Andreas George 1
Papandreou, Margarita 1
Parman, Ralph G. 1
Public Resource Associates (Organization) 1
Public Resource Foundation (U.S.) 1
Pyramid Lake Club 1
Rautzahn, Marjorie Kitselman Hanson, -1953 1
Roland Westergard 1
Rusco, Elmer R. 1
Russell, Israel C. (Israel Cook), 1852-1906 1
Sheppard, Craig, 1913-1978 1
Sheppard, Yolande Jacobson, 1921-1998 1
Sierra Club 1
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 1
Silver Circle Guest Ranch (Reno, Nev.) 1
Smith, Jedediah Strong, 1799-1831 1
Spanish Springs Trap and Skeet Club (Reno, Nev.) 1
Taylor, John G., 1854-1941 1
Townley, John M. 1
United States. Bureau of Land Management 1
United States. Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife 1
United States. Court of Appeals (9th Circuit) (Title of a work--United States of America, petitioner, vs Truckee-Carson Irrigation District, et al, respondents) 1
United States. Court of Appeals (9th Circuit) (Title of a work--United States of America, plaintiff, and Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Indians, plaintiff-intervenor, vs Truckee-Carson Irrigation District, et al, defendants-appellees) 1
United States. District Court (Nevada) (Title of a work--United States of America, plaintiff, and Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Indians, plaintiff-intervenor, vs Truckee-Carson Irrigation District, et al) 1
United States. District Court (Nevada) (Title of a work--United States of America, plaintiff, vs Orr Water Ditch Company, et al, defendants) 1
United States. Forest Service. Nevada Zone 1
United States. Supreme Court (Title of a work--Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Indians, cross-petitioner, vs Truckee-Carson Irrigation District, et al, cross-respondents) 1
United States. Supreme Court (Title of a work--State of Nevada, petitioner, vs United States of America, et al, respondents) 1
United States. Supreme Court (Title of a work--Truckee-Carson Irrigation District, et al, petitioner, vs United States of America and Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Indians, respondents) 1
University of Nevada, Reno. Bureau of Governmental Research 1
University of Nevada, Reno. Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering 1
Updyke, Rachel 1
Urza, Monique, 1953- 1
Van Horne, Bea 1
Vanderbilt, Cornelius, Jr., 1898-1974 1
Washoe Project, Nevada-California 1
Water in the Balance Forum (Reno, Nev. : 1987) 1
Wheeler, Sessions S. 1
Woon, Basil, 1893-1974 1
Wright, Fred 1
Yardas, David 1
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