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4-H Clubs of Nevada Records

 Collection
Identifier: 83-05
Abstract

Included are enrollment summaries and analysis, Cooperative Extension project plans and reports, leadership training programs, purchase and incorporation records for the 4-H camp at Lake Tahoe (called the Nevada State 4-H Institute and Exhibit), photographs, and publicity materials from 1918-1980.

Dates: 1918-1980; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1960

Laurel W. Ames Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1344
Abstract

Laurel Ames is a long-time resident of South Lake Tahoe who has worked with various agencies dedicated to the use and conservation of Lake Tahoe including The League to Save Lake Tahoe, the California Water Quality Control Board, Sierra Club, and the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency. The collection contains materials created and collected by Ames while working with organizations in the Lake Tahoe basin whose primary goal was to protect Lake Tahoe from overdevelopment and urbanization.

Dates: 1971-2016

Antipa Family Slide Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC1397
Abstract

George Alexander Antipa, his wife Edwina, and two daughters, June and Susan, frequently took trips to the Sierra Nevadas from San Francisco, California. The collection contains digital surrogates of slides of the Antipa and Fulton family members at Squaw Valley following the 1960 Winter Olympic Games as well as imgaes from around Lake Tahoe, Sutro, and Virginia City, Nevada.

Dates: 1950-1967

Norman Henry Biltz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC465
Abstract

Norman Biltz (1902-1973) was a developer and real estate broker in the Lake Tahoe and western Nevada regions and was also involved in Nevada politics. The collection contains materials related to his career and interests in land development as well as politics. Most of the clippings and manuscripts are about Biltz and associates.

Dates: circa 1937-1973

Bliss Family Records

 Collection
Identifier: 96-53
Abstract Records of the Bliss family businesses which centered around Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada, include those of the Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company, Lake Tahoe Transportation Company, Lake Tahoe Railway and Transportation Company, Sierra Realty Company, Truckee Lumber Company, Lake Tahoe and San Francisco Water Works, and Glenbrook Improvement Company. Topics include the lumber industry; Lake Tahoe development; Lake Tahoe tourism industry; Tahoe Tavern at Tahoe City; railroads...
Dates: 1869-1949

William W. Bliss Manuscript Maps and Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: 97-24
Abstract The Bliss family, of whom William W. Bliss is the successor, developed lumber, tourism, and transportation businesses at Lake Tahoe, especially at Tahoe City, California, and Glenbrook, Nevada, between the late 1860s and the mid 1900s. Manuscript maps and drawings document land and water rights acquired, owned, developed, controlled, and sold by the Bliss family on the north and east shores of Lake Tahoe, California, and Nevada, including Bijou, Glenbrook, Tahoe City, Spooner Summit, and the...
Dates: 1861-1955

Janet Martin Tranquada Collection on Camp Chonokis

 Collection
Identifier: NC1427
Abstract

Janet Martin Tranquada was a Camp Chonokis camper, counselor, and niece of camp manager Gladys Gertrude Gorman. The collection contains documents collected by Tranquada from Gorman and is primarily related to Gorman's adaptation of Sigmund Spaeth's "The Musical Adventures of Jack and Jill" and "Old Mother Hubbard."

Dates: 1929-1940

Camp Chonokis Records

 Collection
Identifier: 90-86
Abstract Chonokis was a girls' camp at Stateline, South Lake Tahoe, California from 1927-1952. The camp was owned by Mabel Winter Whitney and co-managed by Gladys G. Gorman. Records include correspondence, subject files, camp brochures, enrollment forms, financial records, daily schedules, architectural drawings, sketches and paintings, photographs, 16 mm home movie film, log books of poetry and prose, and Whitney's personal files of letters, school records, and Barley Food Products (Morgantown,...
Dates: 1908-1982; Majority of material found within 1921-1980

Carnelian Bay Water Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 86-01
Abstract

The Carnelian Bay Water Company was a public utility company located in Placer County, California at Lake Tahoe. The purpose of the comapny was to supply and distribute water in the Lake Tahoe area. The collection includes articles of incorporation, minutes of meetings, financial accounts, correspondence, stock ledger, and membership lists collected between 1929-1978.

Dates: 1929-1978

Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC72
Abstract

The Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company was organized in 1873 with Duane L. Bliss as president and general manger and H. M. Yerington, D. O. Mills and J. A. Rigby as stockholders. It was probably the largest and most extensive lumber operation serving the mines of the Comstock. Collection includes correspondence, company papers, land related documents, financial accounts, lumber statistics and maps from 1858-1946.

Dates: 1858-1946

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Agricultural extension work -- Nevada 1
Air -- Pollution -- Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) 1
Amateur films 1
Antelope Valley (Calif.) 1
Anti-environmentalism -- Nevada 1
Astronomy -- Observations -- Nevada 1
Austin (Nev.) 1
Authors, American -- Nevada -- 20th century 1
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California -- History 1
California-Nevada Interstate Compact for Lake Tahoe 1
Camp Halleck (Nev.) 1
Camp Richardson (Calif.) 1
Camps -- Nevada 1
Camps -- Songs and music 1
Camps -- Wisconsin 1
Carson River (Nev.) -- Water rights 1
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Charters and articles of incorporation 1
Chinese -- California 1
Chinese -- Nevada 1
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 1
Como (Nev.) 1
Comstock Lode (Nev.) 1
Comstock Lode (Nev.) -- History 1
Comstock Lode Mining District (Nev.) 1
Cornish Americans -- Nevada 1
Court decisions and opinions 1
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Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 10
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Bliss, W. S. (William Seth), 1865-1941 4
League to Save Lake Tahoe 4
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Bliss family 3
Bliss, Duane L. 3
Bliss, Duane L., Jr., 1874-1938 3
Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company 3
Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association 3
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 3
Tahoe Regional Planning Commission 3
Bi-County Planning Commission of California 2
Bliss, William W. (William Walter), 1924- 2
Camp Chonokis 2
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post), 1850-1918 2
Democratic Party (Nev.) 2
Glenbrook Inn (Glenbrook, Nev.) 2
Gorman, Gladys G. 2
Holabird-Kagin Americana (Firm) 2
Lake Tahoe Ry. & Trans. Co 2
Meteor (Steamship) 2
Nevada. Department of Wildlife 2
Newlands Project (U.S.) 2
Orr Ditch and Water Company 2
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of the Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada 2
Sierra Pacific Power Company 2
Sill, Marjorie Leite 2
Sill, Richard C. (Richard Clement), 1923-1981 2
Tahoe (Steamship) 2
Tahoe Improvement and Conservation Association 2
Tri-County Planning Commission of Nevada 2
Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 2
University of Nevada, Reno 2
Whittell, George, 1881-1969 2
Yerington, Henry M. 2
4-H Clubs of Nevada 1
Alpine Land and Reservoir Company 1
American Geophysical Union 1
Ames, Laurel W. 1
Anderson, James (Lumberman) 1
Annie (Steamboat) 1
Antipa family 1
Antipa, George 1
Antipa, Susan 1
Arcadia Chamber of Commerce 1
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 1
Barley Food Products (Firm) 1
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred), 1879-1965 1
Barrett, Stanley R. 1
Bell, Walter L., 1924- 1
Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park (Nev.) 1
Biltz, Norman Henry, 1902-1973 1
Bliss, Florence Dunham 1
Bliss, Walter D., 1872-1956 1
Brown, Laura 1
Brown, Thomas P. (Thomas Pollok), 1879- 1
Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd, 1906- 1
Bunker, Harry S. 1
California Regional Water Quality Control Board--Lahontan Region 1
California State Automobile Association 1
California State Chamber of Commerce. Sacramento Valley Council 1
California. Department of Fish and Game 1
Camp Meenahga (Fish Creek, Wis.) 1
Camp, Charles Lewis, 1893-1975 1
Carnelian Bay Water Company 1
Carville, Edward P. (Edward Peter), 1885-1956 1
Catalina (Steamboat) 1
Celio, F. Norman 1
Centro de Informacion Latino Americano 1
Church, Florence Humphrey 1
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 1
Clark, W. W., (Of the Pacific Gas and Electric Company) 1
Cook family 1
Cook, Sherburne Friend, 1896-1974 1
Cooke (Family : 1894- : Cooke, Herman R., 1873-1952) 1
Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
Cooke, Thomas A., 1920-1994 1
Cooke, Thomas A., 1941- 1
Corbett, James J., 1866-1933 1
Coulter, Steve A. 1
Cox, Raymond C. 1
Crowell, Lucy Davis, 1881-1978 1
Cutter, Donald C. 1
D'Azevedo, Warren L. 1
D.L. Bliss and Company 1
Dangberg, Grace, 1896-1985 1
Davis, Nellie Verrill Mighels 1
Davis, Robert P. 1
Deer Park Springs (Hotel : Lake Tahoe, Calif.) 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Dieringer, Jack, 1925-2020 1
Dukes, Claude, 1914-1984 1
Dukes, Harry C. 1
Dukes, Lynne 1
Duryea, E. D. (Edwin D.) 1
Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 1
El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce 1
El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce. Lake Tahoe Division 1
El Dorado Wood and Flume Company 1
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