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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

Speech made on the 50th anniversary the Taylor Grazing Act of 1934

 Collection
Identifier: 84-21
Abstract

Collection consists of a presentation made at the open house for the 50th anniversary of the Taylor Grazing Act, which brought public domain lands under control of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management during 1984. The Taylor Grazing Act was created by Darrel S. Fulwider.

Dates: 1984

420 Mining Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: 86-17
Abstract

Handwritten legal documents, The 420 Mining Company complainant, vs. the Bullion Mining Company, defendant. Material from 1873-1875.

Dates: 1873-1875

Letters from A. C. Williams to Leonora Kennedy

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-46
Abstract

Albert C. Williams was born in Nevada in 1883 and lived in Austin and Tonopah, Nevada. In 1904 he worked for the Nevada Central Railroad train station, which ran from Austin to Battle Mountain, Nevada and connected to the Southern Pacific. By September of the same year, he found a new job at a bank in Tonopah. The collection contains four letters from Williams to his cousin Leonora Kennedy who lived in Florin, California.

Dates: 1903-1904

Interview of Vida Boyle

 Collection
Identifier: NC237
Abstract

Interview by Grace Danberg.,Recollections of household hardships in Virginia City, Nevada, and in the governor's mansion in Carson City.

Dates: undated

Indenture

 Collection
Identifier: 94-35
Abstract

Indenture from William McBrown selling the Mammoth Lady Gold and Silver Mining Company in Smokey Valley (now Big Smokey Valley), Lander County, Nevada Territory to Peter Gross, on August 1, 1864.

Dates: August 1, 1864

Middle Mines Report of Operations

 Collection
Identifier: NC176
Abstract

Letterpress copy book of weekly reports of activities submitted by mine superintendent Whitman Symmes. Reports give number of men employed by occupation, cost of wages, and a descriptive summary of work.

Dates: May 4-November 23, 1947

Northeast Nevada cooperative land use study

 Collection
Identifier: 95-81
Abstract

Report provides information on Nevada land classified according to use capability. The northeastern region of Nevada extends from Silver Creek quadrangle east to the Utah/Nevada border and from the Idaho border south to Tenabo, Nevada. Created by the United States Soil Conservation Service in 1939.

Dates: circa 1939

Account ledger of A. Korn Company

 Collection
Identifier: 87-29
Abstract

Account ledger includes name of client, address, and date and price of goods purchased.

Dates: 1884-1885

A proclamation [providing for the admission of Nevada as one of the states of the Union]

 Collection
Identifier: NC106
Abstract

Collection contains received copy from Oct. 1864, on letterhead of the California State Telegraph Office, of Nevada Governor Nye's certification that the accompanying proclamation was a true copy, and article by Joseph H. Hazleton "The assassination of President Lincoln."

Dates: Oct. 1864

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Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada 169
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Reno (Nev.) 28
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Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC 11
McCarran, Pat, 1876-1954 11
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Clark, Walter Van Tilburg, 1909-1971 10
Freemasons 10
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 10
Virginia & Truckee Railroad 10
De Longchamps, Joanne, 1923-1983 9
Democratic Party (U.S.) 9
Fair, James Graham, 1831-1894 9
Mackay, John William, 1831-1902 9
Sierra Club 9
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 8
D'Azevedo, Warren L. 8
Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company 8
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 8
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 7
Bible, Alan, 1909-1988 7
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post), 1850-1918 7
Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 7
Laxalt, Paul 7
League of Women Voters of Nevada 7
Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 7
Savage Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 7
Sharon, William, 1821-1885 7
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 7
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 7
Union Mill and Mining Company 7
United States. Bureau of Land Management 7
United States. Congress. Senate 7
United States. Forest Service 7
Adams, Eva Bertrand, 1908-1991 6
Bliss, Duane L. 6
Bryan, Richard H. 6
Goldfield Consolidated Mines Company 6
Haynie, John W., 1836?-1897 6
Hulse, James W. 6
Lake Tahoe Area Council 6
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Anne Martin Chapter (Reno, Nev.) 6
Nevada Federation of Republican Women 6
Nevada Federation of Women's Clubs 6
Nevada State Penitentiary 6
Nevada. Department of Fish and Game 6
Nevada. Fish and Game Commission 6
Newlands Project (U.S.) 6
Ophir Silver Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 6
Sawyer, Grant, 1918-1996 6
Scott, William T. (William Taussig), 1916-1999 6
Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 6
United States. Army 6
University of Nevada 6
Vucanovich, Barbara F., 1921-2013 6
Winnemucca, Sarah, 1844?-1891 6
American Legion 5
Bender, D. A. (David Almon) 5
Bliss, W. S. (William Seth), 1865-1941 5
Boyle, Emmet Derby, 1879-1926 5
Caples, Robert Cole 5
Crown Point Gold and Silver Mining Company 5
Glass, Mary Ellen, 1927- 5
Gould and Curry Mining Company 5
Griffen, Robert A. 5
Liljeblad, Sven S. (Sven Samuel), 1899-2000 5
Martin, Anne 5
Nevada Consolidated Copper Company 5
Nevadans for ERA, Inc 5
Newmont Mining Corporation 5
Piper's Opera House (Virginia City, Nev.) 5
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of the Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada 5
Reno High School (Reno, Nev.) 5
Scott, Ann Herbert 5
Sutro, Adolph, 1830-1898 5
Wingfield, George, 1876-1959 5
Belcher Mining Company 4
Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 4
Bruce, Irene, 1903-1987 4
Bullion and Exchange Bank (Carson City, Nev.) 4
Burning Man (Festival) 4
Cannon, Howard W. 4
Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company 4
Central Pacific Railroad Company 4
Chollar Gold and Silver Mining Corporation 4
Citizen Alert (Organization) 4
Clinedinst, Lillie B. 4
Coffin, Trenmor, 1848-1904 4
Consolidated Virginia Mining Company 4
Dangberg, Henry F. 4
El Dorado Wood and Flume Company 4
Equal Rights Amendment Project 4
Fleischmann, Max C. (Max Charles), 1877-1951 4
Glass, Alton E., 1893-1966 4
Hale and Norcross Mining Company 4
Industrial Workers of the World 4
James, Will, 1892-1942 4
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