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Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0288
Abstract Records are arranged into three divisions, the College of Agriculture, the Cooperative Extension Service, and the Agricultural Experiment Station. Records include correspondence with the deans and directors of the divisions; correspondence with university presidents and county agents; information of the Newlands Project, and the Nevada Farm Bureau; project reports; information on personnel; budgets; experiment record books; letterpress books; photographs; maps and graphs. Also included are...
Dates: 1889-1965

Jean S. McElrath Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-09
Abstract Jean Sybil McElrath was awarded the Distinguished Nevadan Award by the University of Nevada, Reno. She was active in many organizations, including the Girl Scouts, Nevada Historical Society, Nevada Federation of the Blind, and the National League of American Pen Women. Included are transcripts of McElrath's diaries from 1934-1967 that contain short listings about daily activities, such as sewing, reading , studying and her writing career. Family members and friends' activities and her...
Dates: 1934-1967

Jean S. McElrath Papers

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Identifier: 97-16
Abstract Jean Sybil McElrath (1917-1967) was a Nevada writer. In 1965 she was awarded the Distinguished Nevadan Award by the University of Nevada. She was active in many organizations, including the Girl Scouts, Nevada Historical Society, Nevada Federation of the Blind, and the National League of American Pen Women. Included in this collection are scrapbooks and loose clippings, 1943-1969, composed mostly of McElrath's published articles about Elko and Wells, Nevada; financial notebooks, 1943-1959,...
Dates: 1934-1997; Majority of material found within 1943-1977

Memories of the past eighty-four years

 Collection
Identifier: NC339
Abstract

Reminiscences covering the period 1887 to after 1913 describe his family's move from Texas to Wells, Nevada, ranch life in Elko County, the "hard winter" of 1889-1890, school days, and ranching in Idaho after 1913 with his wife Etta.

Dates: undated

Edna B. Patterson Research Papers and Interviews

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Identifier: 95-87
Abstract

Edna Burke Patterson was a member of the State Central Republican Committee and the Nevada State Board of Education, on which she served as the first woman president.Research notes and articles about the history of northeastern Nevada: Elko, physicians, cattle and cattle ranching, women, Ruby Valley, Lamoille, Mountain City, Jarbidge, early settlers, and native Americans. Other authors include Lulu Bowman and Charles B. Russell (1915-1994).

Dates: 1915-1994

Memoirs of Russell Prunty

 Collection
Identifier: NC340
Abstract

Brief reminiscences of boyhood days on the Prunty Family ranch in Elko County, Nevada include descriptions of haying, ca 1903-1910 and his mother's work in the home and garden.

Dates: undated

Report on mining tunnel site

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Identifier: 95-39
Abstract

Report on a mining tunnel site in Willard Canyon, Elko County, Nevada, details locations, adjacent mining claims, water sources, transportation, and difficulties in developing the site. Created by Emerson E. Lee circa 18th century.

Dates: 19-

Sparks Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-24
Abstract John Sparks was a native of Mississippi that made his fortune in the cattle business and banking in Texas and Wyoming Territory after the Civil War. He married Nancy Elnora Knight in 1880 and moved to Elko County, Nevada where he continued cattle ranching operations. In 1902, Sparks became the 10th governor of Nevada, but passed away while in office during his second term in May 1908. Sparks was survived by his wife and four children: Maud Sparks McKenzie, Benton Hackett Sparks, Charles...
Dates: 1835-2009; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1910

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University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 15
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Lyon County (Nev.) 3
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Names
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Agricultural Experiment Station 4
Hardman, George 3
Newlands Project (U.S.) 3
Patterson, Edna B. 3
Brennen, C. A., 1894- 2
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Clawson, Marion, 1905-1998 2
Griswold, Gordon, 1900- 2
Headley, F. B., 1878-1957 2
Mason, Howard G. 2
McElrath, Jean S., 1917-1967 2
Nevada. State Planning Board 2
Prunty family 2
Venstrom, Cruz 2
Adams, James E. (James Edward) 1
Agee, A. H. 1
Allen, E. W. (Edward W.) 1
Angle family 1
Bertrand, John R. (John Raney) 1
Bowman, Lulu 1
Bruce, Martha 1
Buck, Clarence 1
Buckman, Thomas E. 1
Bullion and Exchange Bank (Carson City, Nev.) 1
Callahan, G. H. 1
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 1
Clark, Walter E. (Walter Ernest), 1873-1955 1
Colorado River Commission of Nevada 1
Creel, Cecil Willis, 1889-1968 1
Davidson, P. Walter 1
Davidson, Sadie 1
Davis, Jackson Lee 1
Dexter Gold Mining Company 1
Dodson, W. R. (William Rufus), 1867-1951 1
Dorsey, John McComas 1
Doten, Samuel B. (Samuel Bradford), 1875-1955 1
Edwards, Paul 1
Emerson, E. E. 1
Fleming, Charles E. 1
Fox, Henry G. 1
Fullenwider, Helen Angel 1
Griswold family 1
Griswold, Morley 1
Guernsey, John E. 1
Halleck Station (Nev.) 1
Hartman, Leon Wilson 1
Hockmuth, J. R. 1
Holmgren, Arthur H. 1
Hunt, S. F. (Samuel Franklyn) 1
Hutchison, Claude B. 1
Johnson, Golamae 1
Johnson, Tyr V. 1
Jones, Hugh (Miner) 1
King and Malone Engineers 1
King, Thomas R., active 1920- 1
Knight, Charles S. 1
Livingston, Penn (Penn Poore), 1899- 1
Love, Malcolm A. (Malcolm Andrews), 1904-1990 1
Malone, George W. (George Wilson), 1890-1961 1
Martineau, Bryant S., 1890-1987 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture 1
McCormick, John 1
McElrath family 1
McQuiston, H. T. 1
Metcalf, Vernon 1
Moseley, John O., 1893-1955 1
Mountain City Copper Company 1
Nelson, Estella Bish, 1887-1960 1
Nelson, George 1
Nevada Farm Bureau 1
Nevada. Emergency Relief Administration 1
Nevada. Moapa Soil Conservation District 1
Nevada. State Land Use Planning Committee 1
Northeastern Nevada Historical Society 1
Noteware, Chauncy N. 1
Parker, Gilbert E. 1
Patterson family 1
Patterson, John Malcolm, 1898-1982 1
Patterson, Webster Samuel 1
Peterson, Ray K. 1
Peterson, William 1
Phinney, T. Dean 1
Prunty, Guy Burns 1
Prunty, Russell C. 1
Quate, Graham 1
Rio Tinto Copper Company 1
Robertson, Joseph H. 1
Roth, Arthur H. 1
Roumage, Fred W. 1
Russell, Charles B. 1
Shamberger, Hugh A. 1
Smith, E. Grant 1
Sparks Family 1
Sparks, John 1
Sparks, John P. 1
St. Barnabus Episcopal Church 1
St. Luke's Episcopal Church 1
Stout, Minard W. 1
True, Gordon H. (Gordon Haines), 1868-1928 1
United States. Agricultural Adjustment Administration 1
United States. Bureau of Agricultural Economics 1
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