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D. A. Bender and William J. Westerfield Correspondence

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Identifier: 90-14
Abstract Bender's letter of June 30 to William J. Westerfield, V&TRR agent for the Virginia City, Nevada station, and later Nevada State Senator, asks about a shipment of coal and a missing cord of wood and comments on a horrible disaster in Virginia City. Westerfield's response of July 1 on the verso accounts for the wood and coal, provides details of the June 29th explosion and fire and their cause, and tells of a recent shooting in town.

The Bender Family: One Hundred Years of Influence in Reno's Commercial Fields

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Identifier: NC595
Abstract Student paper on the history of the Bender family in Nevada and California with emphasis on their business interests.

Southern Development Company of Nevada Records

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Identifier: NC74
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, company papers, land related documents, financial accounts, township plats and maps.

Virginia and Gold Hill Water Company Records

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Identifier: NC202
Abstract Includes agreements for water acquisition from individual mines in the Comstock Lode, correspondence, financial statements, and invoices for supplies.

Virginia and Truckee Railroad Company Records

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Identifier: NC427
Abstract Correspondence, legal papers, financial records, operating and personnel records, maps, schedules, and other records reflecting all phases of the railroad's operations.

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  • Repository: University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department X
  • Names: Bender, D. A. (David Almon) X

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