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Belmont, Nevada Letter

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-30
Overview Lot 2362.

Letter of September 16, 1877 to G. Nicholos on delivering cords of wood

Bodie Wood and Lumber Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC716
Abstract Records of the Bodie Wood and Lumber Company include correspondence, financial accounts, and land related material.

Cooke Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-20
Overview Thomas Arthur "Tom" Cooke was a prominent and well-respected lawyor in Reno. He married Martha Patricia "Patty" Herz, while in college at the University of Nevada in the early 1940s. The Cooke family was involved in a variety of environmental, recreational, and historic preservation projects and initiatives that sought to improve northern Nevada. Materials cover some aspects of the lives and careers of members of the Cooke and Herz families. Topics include Democratic politics in Nevada, Washoe...

Duane L. Bliss, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-20
Abstract Duane Leroy Bliss, Jr. (1874-1938) was born in Carson City, Nevada, the son of prominent Lake Tahoe developer Duane L. Bliss. Materials consist of documents that pertain to companies with which Bliss was involved (Lake Tahoe Railway and Transportation Company, the Spanish Peak Lumber Company, Dunham, Carrigan, & Hayden Company, the California Pacific Trading Corporation, and the Post Street Investment Company). Also included are various personal receipts, loans given to individuals, and a...

Federal Truck Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-12
Overview Federal Truck was a trucking company based out of central Nevada. Materials include correspondence, hauling receipts, and bank balance sheets that document a small portion of company operations from 1919-1922.

Goldfield Improvement Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-20
Overview Incorporated in May 1920, Goldfield Improvement Association never became operative. Money subscribed was returned in the same year and no stock was ever issued. Collection includes corporation income tax returns and stockholder correspondence from 1923-1930.

Groom Mining District Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2007-16
Overview Groom Mining District is located in Lincoln County, Nevada and produced lead and silver from the early 1870s to 1916, then again after World War II to 1950. Collection primarily consists of correspondence and includes deeds and other legal documents.

Nevada Press Women Records

 Collection
Identifier: 93-47
Abstract Included are minutes, correspondence, financial records, newsletters, clippings, officers' manual, convention materials, and files related to the publication of A Nevada historical miscellany.

Vail Montgomery Pittman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC392
Abstract Vail Montgomery Pittman was a Nevada newspaperman, State Senator (1925-1929), Lieutenant Governor (1943-1945), Governor (1945-1950), and Democratic National Committeeman from Nevada (1955-1961). Married to Ida Brewington, 1919; brother of Nevada U.S. Senator Key Pittman. Papers, primarily correspondence, are to Pittman from personal, business, and political associates. Major correspondents include Alan Bible, Berkeley Bunker, Pat McCarran, Lester Moody, Drew Pearson, Key Pittman, Mimosa (Mrs....

Savage Mining Company Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-23
Overview The Savage Mining Company was a silver mine located in Virginia City, Nevada. Charles Bonner was a superintendent for the Company. Collection contains incoming correspondence mainly from the 1860s for the Savage Mining Company and is address to superintendent Charles Bonner.

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