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F. A. Adams Letter

 Collection
Identifier: 92-23
Abstract F.A. Adams was a gold miner from the Monitor Mining District, Alpine County, California. Adams writes to his brother from Genoa, Nevada Territory, about their mining ventures in the Monitor Mining District and supplies need, and gives instructions regarding queries to other miners. Created on December 13, 1862.
Dates: December 13, 1862

James E. Adams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 91-13
Abstract Papers include Dr. Adams' personal papers, genealogical records of the Thomas Powell family, and professional correspondence for 1946. The collection contains material from 1919-1946 created by James E. Adams.
Dates: 1919-1946

John Quincy Adams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC983
Abstract John Quincy Adams was born in Illinois, and learned the bricklayer trade from his father. He moved to Utah with his family in 1850; and then relocated to Carson Valley, Nevada 1853. Together with his brother Rufus he ran farming and stockraising businesses and kept a hotel. He manufactured the brick used in construction of U. S. Mint in Carson City and court house in Genoa, Nevada. Collection contains chiefly receipts and bills concerning John and Rufus Adams' ranching, stockraising, hotel, and...
Dates: 1862-1897

Maude Adams Letter

 Collection
Identifier: NC833
Abstract Letter to Mr. Meltzer about an interview.,Tipped into the Peter Pan picture book by Alice B. Woodward and Daniel O'Connor (London : George Bell & Sons, 1907); Special Collections call number PR4074,.P48 1907.
Dates: undated

Affidavit

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Identifier: 97-07
Abstract L.R. Kelly's affidavit, asserting that he and J.B. Simpson arrested Jack King and William Adams on Aug. 23, 1882, and listing money and property they confiscated at that time. L.R. Kelly was a resident of Eureka, Nevada. Material from February 5, 1885.
Dates: February 5, 1885

Affidavit for Continuance

 Collection
Identifier: NC156
Abstract Request for continuance in the case of the State of Nevada vs J. R. Seymour in which D. R. Humphrey was to be a witness for the defense. The collection contains material from April 19, 1880 created by the Nevada District Court 5th Judicial District.
Dates: April 19, 1880

African-Americans in Reno, Nevada Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 89-53
Abstract Reno, Nevada newspaper articles, advertisement, and theater playbill about black residents and the civil rights movement in Reno.
Dates: 1958-1965

Agenda

 Collection
Identifier: NC1140
Abstract Meeting agenda summarizes grievances of the organization which included growth issues and the City's handling of problems related to growth and planning. The collection contains material from 1978 created by the Reno Citizens for a Recall Effort.
Dates: [1978

Agricultural Experiment Station Reports

 Collection
Identifier: 88-23
Abstract Includes reports on Nevada agricultural economics and management, including topics dealing with range and forest management in Nevada and northeastern California flood control irrigation the Carson, Truckee, Muddy, and Colorado Rivers grazing, the state Planning Board Water Facilities Act and the Purnell Act.
Dates: 1925-1944

Deed for Claim to the Alabama Lode

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Identifier: NC153
Abstract Deed for Muir's claim to the Alabama Lode, Amador Mining District, Nevada Territory, transferring his claim to Charles H. Cowen. The collection contains material from December 17, 1863 created by Henry Muir.
Dates: December 17, 1863

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Democratic Party (Nev.) 13
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Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 11
Clark, Walter Van Tilburg 10
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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 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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