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James W. Hulse Clippings Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 95-65
Abstract

James Hulse was professor of history at the University of Nevada, Reno. Contains newspaper and magazine clippings about nuclear waste disposal in Nevada and water sources for Las Vegas, Nevada. Material between 1990-1994.

Dates: 1990-1994

In the matter of the determination of the relative rights of claimants and appropriators of the waters of the Humboldt River stream system and its tributaries, proposed findings of fact, conclusions of law and decree, and notice of delivery

 Collection
Identifier: 95-44
Abstract

The Humboldt River is an extensive river drainage system located in north-central Nevada. Included in this collection is a proposed findings of fact, conclusions of law and decree; and notice of delivery to Judge H.W. Edwards, of those proposed findings from 1934-1935. These findings adjudicated appeals to a previous case of 1931, which was presided over by Judge George A. Bartlett.

Dates: 1934-1935

In This Land: A History of the Lamoille Area of Elko County, Nevada, 1865-1965

 Collection
Identifier: NC357
Abstract

Edna Patterson was a Nevada rancher, historian, and author. The collection includes a study of what was originally Lamoille Precinct of Lander County, Nevada including Lamoille, Pleasant Valley, Fort Halleck, and Halleck Station. The author discusses the development of the Lamoille region, including the areas of business, medicine, mining, ranching, water problems on the Humboldt River, and fraternal and other organizations.

Dates: 1965

Lake Tahoe elevations data for 1888-1989

 Collection
Identifier: 90-33
Abstract

This table of yearly highs and lows of Lake Tahoe elevations was compiled by Alton and Mary Ellen Glass from U.S.G.S. Water Supply papers and records of the U.S. District Court Water Master, Reno.

Dates: 1990

Las Vegas, Nevada: Its Romance and History

 Collection
Identifier: NC356
Abstract

Delphine A. and Charles Pemberton Squires were residents of Las Vegas from 1905-1958. Charles was a member of the League of the Southwest and the Colorado River Commission. The collection contains a history of Las Vegas and southern Nevada by the Squires, from earliest times with emphasis on the period from 1905.

Dates: 1955

Robert Leland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1035
Abstract

Robert Leland (1912-1986) was a Nevada lawyer who worked closely with Washoe and Paiute Indigenous Peoples. Material in the collection is exclusively concerned with issues of Indigenous Peoples, mainly the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe. The collection includes correspondence, notes, reports, legal documents, printed material, tribal records, and maps relate to Pyramid Lake Paiute tribal concerns including water, economic development, and claims.

Dates: 1912-1980

Francis G. Newlands Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 87-07
Abstract

Francis Griffith Newlands was a U.S. Congressman and U.S Senator in Nevada. Collection contains papers, primarily correspondence about water resources and construction from 1891-1902.

Dates: 1891-1902

Princess Mine and Milling Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1131
Abstract

The Princess Mine and Milling Company was a mining operation in Candelaria, Nevada, begun in 1880. The collection contains correspondence, a cancelled check, and a miscellaneous lot of telegrams, payrolls, and invoices.

Dates: 1878-1904

Pyramid Lake Water Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1202
Abstract

Includes legal briefs in the case of the U.S. and Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe vs Truckee-Carson Irrigation District; correspondence, reports and notes on the California-Nevada Interstate Compact for Lake Tahoe, much of which was authored by Robert Leland; material on the Newlands Project; legal briefs in the case of the U.S. vs the Alpine Land and Reservoir Company; minutes of the Pyramid Lake Task Force; and materials related to deeding water rights to the tribe, from 1969-1979.

Dates: 1969-1979

Fred H. Settelmeyer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC459
Abstract

Fred H. Settelmeyer (1892-1989) was born in Nevada and served in Nevada State Senate 1947-1961. He was appointed to Nevada Commission of California-Nevada Interstate Compact Commission, 1956 and to the Pyramid Lake Task Force in 1969 representing Carson River interests. The collection contains material concerning the California-Nevada Interstate Compact Commission and the Pyramid Lake Task Force.

Dates: 1935-1973

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Alpine Land and Reservoir Company 2
Colorado River Commission 2
Joint California-Nevada Interstate Compact Commission 2
Leland, Robert (Nevada lawyer) 2
Newlands Project (U.S.) 2
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Pyramid Lake Task Force 2
Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 2
United States. Forest Service 2
Allen, E. W. (Edward W.) 1
Allen, Robert A., 1885-1968 1
Bartlett, George A. (George Arthur) 1
Bender, D. A. (David Almon) 1
Broll, F. D. 1
Broll, J. C. 1
Carson Water Company 1
Channell, J. D. 1
Chesley, James G., 1851- 1
Clawson, Marion, 1905-1998 1
Colorado River Commission of Nevada 1
Couston, John W. 1
Dangberg, H. F. 1
Dodson, W. R. (William Rufus), 1867-1951 1
Ely, Joe 1
Ensign, John E. (John Eric), 1958- 1
Farquhar, Francis P. (Francis Peloubet), 1887-1974 1
Fox, Henry G. 1
Friends of Pyramid Lake 1
Glass, Alton E., 1893-1966 1
Glass, Mary Ellen 1
Goldfield Consolidated Water Company 1
Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.) 1
Halleck Station (Nev.) 1
Hardman, George 1
Hendel, Charles August, 1886-1976 1
Hornbeck, David 1
Hulse, James W. 1
Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada 1
King and Malone Engineers 1
Kinkead, James H., 1843-1912 1
Kinkead, John H. (John Henry), 1826-1904 1
Lahontan Wetlands Coalition 1
Lamoille Project (Nev.) 1
League of the Southwest 1
Livingston, Penn (Penn Poore), 1899- 1
Lyon, George G. 1
Mackay School of Mines 1
Malone, George W. (George Wilson), 1890-1961 1
Mark Twain Youth Camp (Hawthorne, Nev.) 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Agricultural Experiment Station 1
Merry, D. B. 1
National Congress of American Indians 1
Nevada Machinery and Supply Company 1
Nevada Water Conference (Reno, Nev.) 1
Nevada. District Court. 5th Judicial District 1
Nevada. Moapa Soil Conservation District 1
Nevada. State Planning Board 1
Newlands, Francis G. (Francis Griffith), 1848-1917 1
Orr Ditch and Water Company 1
Patterson, Edna B. 1
Princess Mine and Milling Company 1
Roland Westergard 1
Roth, Arthur H. 1
Roumage, Fred W. 1
Rusco, Elmer R. 1
Settelmeyer, Fred H., 1892- 1
Shamberger, Hugh A. 1
Sierra Club 1
Sierra Pacific Power Company 1
Sill, Richard C. (Richard Clement), 1923-1981 1
Squires, Charles Pemberton, 1865-1958 1
Squires, Delphine A. 1
Sutherland, William I. 1
Truckee River Pure Water Fund 1
Union Mill and Mining Company 1
United States. Bureau of Agricultural Economics 1
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs 1
United States. Congress. Senate 1
United States. Indian Claims Commission 1
University of Nevada, Reno. Bureau of Governmental Research 1
Upper-Humboldt River Water Storage Committee 1
Virginia and Gold Hill Water Company 1
Water in the Balance Forum (Reno, Nev. : 1987) 1
White Mountain Water Company 1
White, William Wallace, 1905- 1
Wood, Garland 1
Yardas, David 1
Yerington and Company 1
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