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Russell T. Barnhart Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2004-01
Scope and Contents Russell T. Barnhart's gambling collection. Preliminary inventory available in repository.
Dates: 1960-1997

Barrett School District no. 13 Records

 Collection
Identifier: 93-64
Abstract Barrett School District no. 13 was a rural, one-room school district in Mason Valley, Lyon County, Nevada, organized December 19, 1887.Included are school board minutes, school census records, school registers, teacher contracts, annual reports of school trustees, school budget estimate worksheets, and miscellaneous correspondence. Material between 1887-1932.
Dates: 1887-1932

George A. Bartlett Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1253
Overview George Arthur Bartlett (1869-1951) was a Nevada lawyer; District Attorney of Eureka County, 1898-1900; District Court Judge of Reno, 1918 and 1921-1930; U.S. Representative from Nevada, 1906-1910; and author of the book Men, Women, and Conflict, 1931, which was revised and reissued in 1947 as Is Marriage Necessary? Bartlett's obituaries claimed he granted more than 20,000 divorces, earning him the sobriquet of "the Divorce...
Dates: 1869-1953

Diploma of Georjean Bartlett

 Collection
Identifier: 92-19
Abstract Georjean Bartlett was a Reno, Nevada resident. Consists of Georjean's diploma from Reno Junior High School from 1925.
Dates: 1925

Administrative manuals for Basic Magnesium Inc.

 Collection
Identifier: NC840
Abstract Includes a foreman's manual, review of BMI activities in magnesium development (with photos), and details of the electrical system.
Dates: 1943-1944

Basque drawings

 Collection
Identifier: NC900
Overview The sheep owners in the Carson and Washoe valleys of Nevada sent their flocks and herders up into the Sierra mountain meadows every spring. The herders were Basques, and they took readily to the mountain terrain that was like their own Pyrenees, where, for untold ages, their ancestors had guarded sheep.Frances R. Wallace and Hans Reiss, the artists behind the drawings, called the collection "Basquos," though also believed that the collection should have been subtitled "Aspen Art."...
Dates: 1895-1935

The Basque Sheepherder and the Shepherd Psalm Essay

 Collection
Identifier: NC1340
Overview James K. Wallace camped with an old Basque herder in Nevada and wrote about the experience for the National Wool Growers Association. The collection contains a typed copy of James K. Wallace's essay "The Basque Sheepherder and the Shepherd Psalm" and a printout of Joan Snipe's blog post about it, published in 2006.
Dates: 2006

Battle of the Little Bighorn [fragment]

 Collection
Identifier: NC1256
Abstract Mari Sandoz is an author of non-fiction about the western U. S. Contains signed typescript page from the early manuscript of Sandoz' Battle of the Little Bighorn (New York: James F. Carr, 1966; the final version appears as pgs. 26-27 of this limited edition version.
Dates: undated

Baumann Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1391
Overview The Baumann family, originally from Ohio, consisted of five siblings, three of whom (Jacob, Sophia (Welch), and Carline) settled in Nevada in the 1870s. The collection consists primarily of correspondence to and from the Baumann siblings as well as other documents from their family. Additionally, the collection includes correspondence to John Piper of the Piper's Opera House in Virginia City, Nevada regarding booking performers for the venue.
Dates: 1838-1953; Majority of material found within 1871-1929

John T. Beale Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC649
Abstract Correspondence and account ledger related to Beale's medical practice. The collection contains material from 1908-1923 created by John T. Beale.
Dates: 1908-1923

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Holabird-Kagin Americana 10
Virginia & Truckee Railroad 10
De Longchamps, Joanne, 1923-1983 9
Democratic Party (U.S.) 9
Fair, James Graham 9
Mackay, John William, 1831-1902 9
Sierra Club 9
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 9
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 8
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan) 7
D'Azevedo, Warren L. 7
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post) 7
Laxalt, Paul 7
Mexican Gold and Silver Mining Company 7
Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 7
Sharon, William, 1821-1885 7
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 7
Twain, Mark 7
Union Mill and Mining Company 7
United States. Congress. Senate 7
Adams, Eva Bertrand, 1908-1991 6
Bible, Alan 6
Bliss, Duane L. 6
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 6
Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 6
Goldfield Consolidated Mines Company 6
Haynie, J. W. (John W.) 6
Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC 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
Newlands Project (U.S.) 6
Ophir Silver Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 6
Richard H. Bryan 6
Sawyer, Grant 6
Scott, William T. (William Taussig) 6
Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 6
United States. Army 6
United States. Bureau of Land Management 6
Vucanovich, Barbara F. 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
Glass, Mary Ellen 5
Gould and Curry Mining Company 5
Griffen, Robert A. 5
Lake Tahoe Area Council 5
Liljeblad, Sven S. (Sven Samuel) 5
Martin, Anne 5
Nevada Federation of Women's Clubs 5
Nevada. Department of Fish and Game 5
Nevada. Fish and Game Commission 5
Nevadans for ERA, Inc 5
Piper's Opera House (Virginia City, Nev.) 5
Reno High School (Reno, Nev.) 5
Scott, Ann Herbert 5
Sutro, Adolph, 1830-1898 5
United States. Forest Service 5
Wingfield, George (1876-1959) 5
Winnemucca, Sarah, 1844?-1891 5
Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 4
Bruce, Irene 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
Clinedinst, Lillie B. 4
Coffin, Trenmor 4
Consolidated Virginia Mining Company 4
Dangberg, H. 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. 4
Hale and Norcross Mining Company 4
Industrial Workers of the World 4
James, Will 4
Kosso, Lenore M. (Lenore Marie) 4
League of Women Voters of Las Vegas 4
League to Save Lake Tahoe 4
Mackay School of Mines 4
McDonald, Joseph F. 4
McElrath, Jean S., 1917-1967 4
Mighels, Henry R. (Henry Rust) 4
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