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Sierra Nevada Wood and Lumber Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1187
Overview Founded in 1878 by Walter Scott Hobart and General S. H. Marlette on the east shore of Lake Tahoe, the Sierra Nevada Wood and Lumber Company provided lumber to the mines of Virginia City and Gold Hill, Nevada. Collection contains an expense ledger, a revenue check, paystubs, and daily log reports.

Tax statements

 Collection
Identifier: NC1174
Abstract Correspondence from J. F. Brockliss, Douglas County Assessor, to H. M. Yerington includes tax receipts for the flume company.

Thomas Cañon Ditch and Flume Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC734
Abstract Includes notarized permission to build a flume in the county from the head of Thomas Cañon Creek to White's Cañon ditch and flume, plat maps of the flume's route, and an estimate of the amount of wood in Thomas Cañon.

White's Cañon Ditch and Flume Extension Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC737
Abstract Includes notarized permissions to build a flume and extension in White's Cañon, each containing a map of the region.

Yerington and Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC738
Abstract Collection includes ledgers, financial accounts, payrolls, wood and flume agreements, and maps of the Carson Water Company property.