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Ophir House Inventories

 Collection
Identifier: NC200
Abstract

Inventories of furniture in the Ophir House, taken room-by-room, including dimensions of each room. The collection contains material from 1898; 1904 created by the Ophir House in Virginia City, Nev.

Dates: 1898; 1904

Deed of land transfer by John Piper

 Collection
Identifier: 84-13
Abstract

Deed in which the Pipers transfer ownership of land on which the Old Corner Saloon stood to the trustees of Virginia City. Created by Louise W. Piper in 1862.

Dates: 1862

Deed of sale for properties in Virginia City and Gold Hill

 Collection
Identifier: NC248
Abstract

Deed for the sale of Dohle's Virginia City property: the S. S. Strauss and Company Slaughter House on Mill below L Street and a lot on Mill adjoining the Brewery; and several parcels of land in Gold Hill to John Wagner.

Dates: May 22, 1868

Deed to property in Virginia City

 Collection
Identifier: NC245
Abstract

Deed for the sale of Furman's Virginia City property on Carson Street to Denis Fogarty.,The back cover contains a notation about Fogarty's sale of this property to J. B. Preusch on Aug. 25, 1863.

Dates: April 13, 1863

Mary Works Covington Records of the Red Dog Saloon Film

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-73
Abstract The Red Dog Saloon opened in 1965 by Chandler A. Laughlin III in Virginia City, Nevada’s historic downtown and quickly became a hot spot for “proto-hippies” and their music, with many celebrated bands playing there over the years. In 1991, Mary Works Covington began work on a documentary film released in 1996 under the title Life and Times of the Red Dog Saloon. Collection contains materials relating to the Red Dog Saloon Reunion, which took place in 1991,...
Dates: 1965-2014; Majority of material found within 1990-1996

Miriam Evans Richardson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1347
Abstract

Miriam Evans Richardson was born in West Liberty, Iowa in 1892 to Mell Wright and Frank Algernon Evans. Her mother, Mell, was the daughter of William Wright, better known as Dan De Quille: most well-known for his book The Big Bonanza (1876) about the famous Comstock Lode in Nevada. The collection contains photographs, clippings, and books about the Richardson family.

Dates: 1876-1971

Drawings of Nevada Scenes by Lewis C. Ryan

 Collection
Identifier: 85-10
Abstract

Sketches and a woodcut of Nevada scenes by Lewis Carleton Ryan, a brief typescript essay on ghost towns, and an essay/broadside about Ryan by Alan Robert Murray. Sketches include scenes of Virginia City and Rhyolite, Nevada and the desert which range from 1927-1930.

Dates: 1927-1930

Deeds and property records of William Sharon

 Collection
Identifier: NC353
Abstract

Includes building and land deeds and leases in Virginia City, Nevada, 1868-1869; a deed for the Illinois Mill in Dayton, Nevada, 1868; statement for taxes owed by Sharon for property in Washoe County, Nevada, 1875; and notes about property, 1897.

Dates: 1868-1897

Deed to Shipley property in Virginia City

 Collection
Identifier: NC241
Abstract

Quitclaim deed for the sale of Shipley's Virginia City property on Howard and A Streets to C. N. Felton. The collection contains material from October 3, 1862 created by William M. Shipley.

Dates: October 3, 1862

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Arambula, Bernardo 2
Canessa, Giobatto 2
De Quille, Dan, 1829-1898 2
Felton, C. N. (Charles Norton), 1832-1914 2
Freemasons 2
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Furman, John T. 2
Jones, Timothy (Of Virginia City, Nev.) 2
Mackay, John William, 1831-1902 2
Piper's Opera House (Virginia City, Nev.) 2
Piper, John, 1830-1896 2
Virginia & Truckee Railroad 2
Adams, William 1
Admirable Books 1
Allen, Lemmuel 1
Alliance Insurance Company 1
American Women's Voluntary Services 1
Ames, Pelham W. (Pelham Warren), 1839- 1
Antipa family 1
Antipa, George 1
Antipa, Susan 1
Asher, Julius, 1847-1924 1
Baumann family 1
Bazilio, Loagier 1
Beegan, William 1
Bender, D. A. (David Almon) 1
Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Bockrath, Ann Maria 1
Bockrath, H. Henry 1
Bonney, John Harry 1
Bowers and Company 1
Bowers, L. S. (Lemuel Sanford), 1833-1868 1
Boyle, Emmet Derby 1
Boyle, Vida Margaret McClure, 1880-1972 1
Brower, Henry J. 1
Brown, George (Police chief) 1
Bryan, William Jennings 1
Calhoun, James W., 1903- 1
Calhoun, Thelma E., 1913-1998 1
Centennial Methodist Church (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Central Pacific Railroad Company 1
Charlatans (Musical group) 1
Clemens, Orion, 1825-1897 1
Cobb, Ty, 1915-1997 1
Cobb, Tyrus W. 1
Cobb, William, 1885-1973 1
Conwell, Julia A. 1
Conwell, W. A. 1
Cook family 1
Cooke (Family : 1894- : Cooke, Herman R., 1873-1952) 1
Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
Cooke, Thomas A., 1920-1994 1
Coryell, A. R. 1
Covington, Mary Works 1
Daggett, Rollin Mallory, 1831-1901 1
Dann, Frederick P. 1
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post) 1
Democratic Party (Nev.) 1
Dohle, John 1
Duncan, William H. 1
Enterprise Publishing Company 1
Estudillo, Jose Ramon 1
Europa Mining Company 1
Fair, James Graham 1
Fogarty, Denis 1
Footlight Press 1
Gardella, Joe (Giuseppe) 1
Globe Insurance Company 1
Godbe, W. S. 1
Goodwin, Alice Maynard 1
Goodwin, C. C. (Charles Carroll) 1
Goodwin, James T. (James Tod) 1
Gould and Curry Mining Company 1
Gracey, Robert 1
Gray, Leslie Burns 1
Hale, Edward Everett 1
Hardy and Kennedy (Forest Hill, Calif.) 1
Hastings, L. B. 1
Holman, Heber 1
Illinois Mill (Dayton, Nev.) 1
Immel, Ray 1
Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Nevada Lodge No. 7 (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
International Hotel 1
J.C. Hampton (firm) 1
Jewett family 1
Jewett, Alonzo, 1836-1902 1
Jewett, Eleazer, 1799-1876 1
Jewett, Oscar, 1837-1913 1
John Dohle's Brewery 1
Jones, Elmina S. 1
Joseph Fredericks (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Joseph Fredericks Store 1
Kaminski, Amy 1
Kennedy, Charles R., active 1911 1
Kinkead, James H., 1843-1912 1
Kitzmeyer, George E. 1
Koenig, Mark 1
Koenig, Roxana 1
Lake, Susanna R. 1
Levy, Leo S. 1
Lightner, C. W. 1
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