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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

A Few Things I Remember

 Collection
Identifier: NC349
Abstract

Frances Shellenberger describes her Mormon parents' emigration from England to Utah, father's work in pioneer Utah, childhood in a Mormon family, move to Lund and Preston, Nevada in about 1898 with a Mormon colonizing group, marriage to Walter Shellenberger in 1903, married life in the mining town of Ruth and in Ely, ranching in the Snake Valley, raising ten children, and involvement in Mormon church activities.,A brief genealogical chart is included.

Dates: 1963

A. G. Guthiel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 99-73
Scope and Contents

Documents A. G. Guthiel's mining and oil and gas explorations in the intermountain West, from about 1916 through the 1940s.

Dates: 1907-1956

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

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Clark, Walter Van Tilburg 9
De Longchamps, Joanne, 1923-1983 9
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Fair, James Graham 9
Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC 9
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Sierra Club 9
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 9
D'Azevedo, Warren L. 8
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 8
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 7
Bible, Alan, 1909-1988 7
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 7
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post) 7
Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 7
Laxalt, Paul 7
Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company 7
Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 7
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Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 7
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Union Mill and Mining Company 7
United States. Bureau of Land Management 7
United States. Congress. Senate 7
Adams, Eva Bertrand, 1908-1991 6
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Goldfield Consolidated Mines Company 6
Haynie, John W., 1836?-1897 6
Hulse, James W. 6
League of Women Voters of Nevada 6
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Anne Martin Chapter (Reno, Nev.) 6
Nevada Federation of Republican Women 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
United States. Forest Service 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 5
Caples, Robert Cole 5
Crown Point Gold and Silver Mining Company 5
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Gould and Curry Mining Company 5
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Piper's Opera House (Virginia City, Nev.) 5
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Scott, Ann Herbert 5
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Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 4
Bruce, Irene, 1903-1987 4
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Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company 4
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El Dorado Wood and Flume Company 4
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Fleischmann, Max C. (Max Charles), 1877-1951 4
Glass, Alton E., 1893-1966 4
Hale and Norcross Mining Company 4
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League of Women Voters of Las Vegas 4
League to Save Lake Tahoe 4
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