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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

A toast to the stay-at-homes

 Collection
Identifier: NC764
Abstract Poem written at the beginning of the second week of the German spring offensive of World War I, which begins "Here's to the fathers, loyal and proud ...."
Dates: March 28, 1918

A True Love Story

 Collection
Identifier: NC480
Abstract Typescript account of the author's courtship in Lincoln County in 1889; presented by the author to the Daughters of Pioneers, 1936.
Dates: 1936

A vacation with Joseph LeConte

 Collection
Identifier: 93-21
Abstract George Wharton James was an author of books about the Western United States. Incomplete manuscript account of James' 1887 vacation with Joseph LeConte and LeConte's son in Surprise Valley, northeastern California. James describes his trip to Reno, Nevada, to pick up LeConte and his son, the physical appearance of LeConte and his gear, and the trip from Reno to Surprise Valley. Also included is a copy of the pages of LeConte's published autobiography describing this trip. Material from 1881.
Dates: [1888]

Letter from George Hamilton Gordon Aberdeen to Lord Melville

 Collection
Identifier: NC699
Abstract Letter from Aberdeen in London to Lord [Melville] requesting help in preparing letters to apply for a license. The collection contains material from July 24, 1815 created by the Earl of Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon.
Dates: July 24, 1815

Abstract of title for property in Virginia City, Nevada, owned by Dr. W.S. Mineer

 Collection
Identifier: 93-54
Abstract Abstract of title for property on Sutton Avenue between B and C Streets in Virginia City, Nevada, owned by Dr. W.S. Mineer. Material from April 8, 1864.
Dates: April 8, 1864

Abstract of Title to the Velvet, Sunflower, Algae, Butler, Moonshine, Potlatch, Mt. Hood, and Crown Lodes in Goldfield Mining District, Esmeralda County, Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: 88-05
Abstract Summary of contents of county records recording land transactions for certain mining claims.,Documents summarized include deeds, mining location certificates, articles of incorporation, lists of officers, leases, liens and releases, and proofs of labor. The collection contains material from 1910 created by the Esmeralda County Abstract Company.
Dates: 1910

Account ledger

 Collection
Identifier: 91-20
Abstract Account ledger itemizes purchases, mostly of produce, poultry and dairy products, and freight and other associated charges. The collection contains material from 1902 created by H. C. Guild.
Dates: 1902

Account sheet for building materials

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Identifier: 2001-05
Abstract Account sheet believed to be from the Virginia City, N.T. area, for Isaac G. Forbes in account with S.M. Blaisdell, for lumber products for four months during 1858. The items ordered include building materials such as boards, siding, roofing, and shingles.
Dates: May 9, 1858-June 22, 1858

Eva Bertrand Adams Papers

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Identifier: 82-11
Overview The Eva Bertrand Adams Papers have been divided into four series reflecting the three segments of Eva Adams' life represented in these papers.Included in the first group are papers generated from the Senatorial offices of Pat McCarran, 1936-1954; Ernest Brown, 1954; and Alan Bible, 1954-1960. Material from the McCarran era dominates the group and includes Senator McCarran's papers as well as those of Eva Adams, his Administrative Assistant. Office files, financial records, political...
Dates: 1920-1983

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Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada 164
Nevada -- Politics and government 96
Comstock Lode (Nev.) 70
Women -- West (U.S.) 63
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Virginia City (Nev.) 49
Goldfield (Nev.) 45
Women -- Political activity -- Nevada 39
Personal correspondence 38
Silver mines and mining -- Nevada 38
Nevada -- History 36
Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) 31
Politicians -- Nevada 30
Reno (Nev.) 28
Gold mines and mining -- Nevada 27
Water rights -- Nevada 26
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Goldfield 25
Authors, American -- 20th century 24
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Esmeralda County 24
Gold mines and mining -- Nevada -- Goldfield 22
Overland journeys to the Pacific 19
Photographs 19
Pyramid Lake (Nev.) 19
Business correspondence 18
Nevada -- Description and travel 18
Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.) 18
Goldfield Mining District (Nev.) 17
Railroads -- Nevada 17
Education -- Nevada 16
Water use -- Nevada 16
Water-supply -- Nevada 16
Bodie (Calif.) 15
Flumes 15
Gold mines and mining -- Nevada -- Esmeralda County 15
Women -- Societies and clubs 15
Architecture 14
Austin (Nev.) 14
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Tonopah (Nev.) 13
Business enterprises -- Nevada 12
Carson River Valley (Nev.) 12
Lumber trade -- Nevada 12
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Virginia City 12
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Gold Hill (Nev.) 11
Governors -- Nevada 11
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Nye County (Nev.) 11
Artists -- Nevada -- 20th century 10
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Elko County (Nev.) 9
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Washoe County (Nev.) 9
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Humboldt River (Nev.) 8
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Silver City (Nev.) 8
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Water rights -- California 8
Women authors, American -- 20th century 8
Women authors, American -- Nevada 8
Aurora (Nev.) 7
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Dayton (Nev.) 7
Equal rights amendments -- Nevada 7
Geology -- Nevada 7
Indians of North America -- California 7
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Silver mines and mining -- Nevada -- Virginia City 7
Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) 7
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Names
Yerington, Henry M. 31
University of Nevada, Reno 20
Rusco, Elmer R. 14
Democratic Party (Nev.) 13
McCarran, Pat 12
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Republican Party (Nev.) 11
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 11
Clark, Walter Van Tilburg 10
Freemasons 10
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 9
Sierra Club 9
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 9
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes) 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 7
Sharon, William, 1821-1885 7
Twain, Mark 7
Union Mill and Mining Company 7
United States. Congress. Senate 7
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
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 6
Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 6
United States. Army 6
United States. Bureau of Land Management 6
Vucanovich, Barbara F. 6
Adams, Eva Bertrand, 1908-1991 5
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 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. 4
Mighels, Henry R. (Henry Rust) 4
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