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Overview Materials in this collection cover the domestic and international initiatives and projects of the Foresta Institute for Ocean and Mountain Studies from its inception in 1960 until it's eventual closure in the early 2000s. In addition to materials relating to the institute, there is also information on its founders, particularly Richard Gordon Miller and his research on the fishes of the Antarctic and his other interests. Materials include correspondence, reports, news clips, agendas,...
Overview Peter Goin is a professional photographer and Foundation Professor of Art at the University of Nevada, Reno. Collection include correspondence, exhibit catalogs, book manuscript drafts, photographs, maps, promotional materials, research notes, and other records related to Goin’s photography career, publications, and research projects.
Abstract Personal papers include mining claims in Mono County, California. and correspondence to H. M. Yerington about them; tax statements; and military documents.,Company records include land transfer papers and correspondence from the Sierra Silver Mining Company, legal documents from Washoe and Douglas Counties, Nevada; and financial records and a map of the company's Little Valley property.
Abstract Includes information on Granville W. Huffaker, an early settler in Washoe County and on Anthony Huffaker, a Carson City physician.
Abstract Comprehensive planning document contains information on the physical characteristics of Lemmon Valley, Washoe County, Nevada; population; housing; economic analysis; land use; transportation; and interim growth and development plan.
Abstract Included is a location notice filed by Marker and Christian Bastian for the Marker and Bastian's Lower Extension Flume from Mt. Rose to Washoe City and Pleasant Valley, with plat map of the extension flume and its connections with Galena Creek and the Brown and Eagen Flume; and bill of sale for food and sundries by Marker to Robert Pitchur.
Abstract Campaign poster for Tex Maynard for Washoe County commissioner, Sparks district.
Overview Joe Franklin Melcher, Jr. was born on December 20, 1929. He ran for and successfully held the Washoe County Recorder seat from 1979-1999. Collection contains campaign ephemera from Melcher's campaigns for Washoe County Recorder.
Abstract Copy of mortgage for 10,000 Pounds Sterling obtained by the company from Edmund Lynch Nugent, Henry Kimber, and George Nelson Strawbridge, secured by land, mines, buildings, and water rights in Washoe County. The mortgage describes the location of those properties and conditions for repayment.
Abstract Agreement to cease hostilities between citizens of Plumas County, California and Roop County, Nevada Territory (now part of Washoe County) over jurisdiction of the two areas and to allow the governors of the two states to settle the difficulties peaceably.
- Bastian, Christian 1
- Bean, Thomas Lee 1
- Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park (Nev.) 1
- Burning Man (Festival) 1
- Camp, Charles Lewis 1
- Conforte, Joseph 1
- Foresta Institute for Ocean and Mountain Studies 1
- Goin, Peter 1
- Gourley, Josette 1
- Hatch, A. J. (Andrew Jackson) 1
- Haynie, J. W. (John W.) 1
- Huffaker family 1
- Huffaker, Anthony 1
- Huffaker, Granville W. 1
- Hutchins, James ((Researcher on cultural resources)) 1
- Illinois Mill (Dayton, Nev.) 1
- J.W. Haynie and Company 1
- Kautz Environmental Consultants, Inc 1
- Kautz, Robert 1
- Kimber, Henry 1
- League to Save Lake Tahoe 1
- Marker, P. N. 1
- Maynard, W. W. 1
- McCaskie, Sonja 1
- Melcher, Joe, Jr. 1
- Miller, Maya 1
- Miller, Richard Gordon 1
- Mires, Peter B. 1
- Mustang Ranch 1
- Nevada Land and Mining Company, Limited 1
- Nugent, Edmund Lynch 1
- Peffley, John 1
- Pitchur, Robert 1
- Plumas County (Calif.) 1
- Raggio, William John 1
- Regional Planning Commission of Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County 1
- Sharon, William, 1821-1885 1
- Sierra Silver Mining Company 1
- Strawbridge, George Nelson 1
- University of Nevada, Reno 1
- Virginia & Truckee Railroad 1
- Wilson, T. R. C., II (Thomas Randall Carson) 1
- Yerington, Henry M. 1 ∧ less