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Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station Records

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Identifier: AC 0184
Overview The Agricultural Experiment Station began with the 1887 Hatch Act to develop agricultural research and education. In 1918, Samuel B. Doten, Station director, hired George Hardman and put him in charge of the Station farm and on the faculty. Hardman worked on an irrigation investigation of the Humboldt River, 1919-1921, and on soil experiments both in Reno and Las Vegas, Nevada. The collection primarily documents George Hardman's tenure with the Nevada Experiment Station, 1919-1934, and includes...
Dates: 1926-1943

Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0298
Overview The College of Agriculture and the Agricultural Experiment Station began in 1887, under the auspices of the Hatch Act. This collection consist of various records of the College of Agriculture, Nevada Cooperative Extension Service, and Experiment Station, 1915-1987, with the bulk of the records 1960s-1970s. The majority of records are annual reports, research reports, and programs of work. Also included is general correspondence; a history of the Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture, 1957;...
Dates: 1890-1987

Narrative highlights, Nevada Indian Agency

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Identifier: 96-30
Abstract The Nevada Indian Agency was a federal agency which oversees U.S. Indian tribes and reservations. Narrative report about conditions at the Nevada Indian Agency discusses land use planning, soil stabilization and improvement, operation and maintenance of irrigation systems, miscellaneous projects, and recreation (1964-1966).
Dates: 1964-1966

National Defense and Rural Life in Nevada, a Discussion Handbook

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Identifier: 89-07
Abstract Report on the effect of the growth of military activities in Nevada on economic and social forces in agriculture and mitigating steps to cushion adverse effects. The collection contains material from 1941 created by Land-Grant College-Bureau of Agricultural Economics Committee.
Dates: 1941

Pastures in the Lovelock Valley: a Pasture Handbook

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Identifier: 94-49
Abstract Contains handbook by Hodgson, a range management specialist, Agricultural Extension Service, University of Nevada; A.J. Reed, County Agent, Nevada Agricultural Extension Service; and Howard G. Mason, Assistant in Irrigation, Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station; provides information on the soils, plant species, and management of pastures in the Lovelock Valley region of Nevada from September 1942.
Dates: September 1942

The place of irrigated pastures in Nevada agriculture

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Identifier: 95-82
Abstract Presentation by Forrest M. Willhite discusses crop rotation, the relation of water availability to the number of livestock which can be supported, economics, establishment of pasture rotation, grass types, rotation grazing, maintenance of soil fertility, and pasture productivity as related to Nevada agriculture (1938). Wilhite was superintendent of the Newlands Field Station in Fallon, Nevada.
Dates: 1938

Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of the Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada Records

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Identifier: NC16
Overview The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe is governed by 10 Tribal Council members who are elected bi-annually in December and on staggered two year terms. The Collection contains correspondence; minutes; constitution; corporate charter; leases and permits relating to tribal economic matters, mining, fishing, boating, agriculture, and livestock; tribal roll; welfare and health records; material on the development of tribal lands, both recreational and residential; and papers reflecting the tribal interest...
Dates: 1930-1979

Programs for Reno Conferences

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Identifier: 89-40
Abstract Programs for state and regional conferences held in Reno in 1926, 1929 and 1938. Some programs include schedule of speakers, others provide a full report of proceedings or resolutions. The collection contains material from 1926-1938 created by the Nevada Farm Bureau.
Dates: [1926]-1938

Byrd Fanita Wall Sawyer Papers

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Identifier: NC536
Abstract Manuscript and notes on the history of Nevada, including women teachers; Sparks and Churchill County, Nevada; and Paiute Indians. Also included are curriculum materials on Nevada history; correspondence about Sawyer's research, statistics on land ownership and use in Nevada, turkey production in the Fallon area, and copies of presidential executive orders establishing wildlife refugees in Nevada.
Dates: 1930-1963

Gary Shaeffer Thesis Research

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Identifier: 88-31
Abstract Research by Shaeffer for his thesis, An analysis of factors affecting agricultural land values Lyon County, Nevada, 1964-1969. Included are questionnaires completed by buyers and sellers of farm land, providing details of each transaction, profiles of both parties, and motive for the sale or purchase.
Dates: 1964-1969

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Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Agricultural Experiment Station 6
Hardman, George 3
Venstrom, Cruz 3
Brennen, C. A., 1894- 2
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Headley, F. B. 2
Johnson, Tyr V. 2
Mason, Howard G. 2
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Cooperative Extension Service 2
Nevada Farm Bureau 2
Nevada. State Planning Board 2
Newlands Project (U.S.) 2
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension 2
Walker River Irrigation District (Calif. and Nev.) 2
4-H Clubs of Nevada 1
Agee, A. H. 1
Agricultural Club (University of Nevada, Reno) 1
Allen, E. W. (Edward W.) 1
Alpha Tau Omega. Delta Iota Chapter (University of Nevada, Reno) 1
Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges 1
Buckman, Thomas E. 1
Callahan, G. H. 1
Colorado River Commission of Nevada 1
Creel, Cecil Willis 1
Dodson, W. R. (William Rufus) 1
Doten, Samuel B. (Samuel Bradford), 1875-1955 1
Edwards, Paul 1
Fox, Henry G. 1
Guernsey, John E. 1
Hockmuth, J. R. 1
Hodgson, C. W. (Charles Worth) 1
Holmgren, Arthur H. 1
Howard, Milton R. 1
King and Malone Engineers 1
King, Thomas R. 1
Land-Grant College-Bureau of Agricultural Economics Committee 1
Livingston, Penn (Penn Poore) 1
Malone, George W. (George Wilson) 1
Martineau, Bryant 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Agricultural Experiment Station. Holly Park Field Laboratory 1
Merrill, S. E. 1
Nevada Turkey Growers' Association 1
Nevada. Emergency Relief Administration 1
Nevada. Moapa Soil Conservation District 1
Pahrump Field Laboratory Research and Demonstration Center 1
Phinney, T. Dean 1
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribal Council 1
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of the Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada 1
Quate, Graham 1
Reed, A. J. ((Agricultrual extension worker)) 1
Roth, Arthur H. 1
Roumage, Fred W. 1
Sawyer, Byrd Fanita Wall 1
Scott, Verner E., 1878-1963 1
Shaeffer, Gary 1
Shamberger, Hugh A. 1
Sparks, John P. 1
Thomas, Helen Marye 1
United States. Bureau of Agricultural Economics 1
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Phoenix Area Office 1
United States. Forest Service 1
United States. Works Progress Administration 1
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension. Southern Area. Southwestern Nevada Agriculture Advisory Council 1
University of Nevada, Reno. School of Medical Sciences 1
Vawter, Lyman R. 1
Washoe County Community Action Association 1
Willhite, Forrest M. 1
Wood, Garland 1
Young, F. O. 1
Youngs, F. O. (Francis Ogden) 1
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