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Sparks Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-24
Overview 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 M....

The State Bank and Trust Company, Goldfield Branch Checks and Document

 Collection
Identifier: NC1305
Overview Bank based out of Carson City, Nevada with branches across the state, including in Goldfield, Nevada during the early days of the mining boom. Collection contains eight cancelled checks from the State Bank and Trust Company, Goldfield Branch, from 1904 and one document regarding services offered by the company from 1906, including acting as bankers and brokers for trading stock.

Sunrise heyday sunset at Goldfield, Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: NC1217
Abstract Autobiographical manuscript about Harris' life in Nevada, mining, and stories of people and events in Goldfield, Nevada, ca 1900-1912.

Tonopah Belmont Mine Fire Letter

 Collection
Identifier: NC1365
Overview The Tonopah Belmont Mine fire took place in Tonopah, Nevada on February 23, 1911 and killed seventeen miners. The collection contains one letter, dated February 27, 1911, written to George Wingfield about the reaction to the Belmont Mine fire in the days following the disaster.

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American National Red Cross. Esmeralda County Chapter 1
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Idaho Mineral Mining Company 1
Jumbo Extension Mining Company 1
King Leopold Mining Syndicate 1
Lee, Milton A. 1
McLean, Daniel ((Resident of Goldfield, Nev.)) 1
Meadows, Lorena Edwards 1
Metscher, William J., 1941- 1
Murray, W. D. (Billy) 1
Novak, Joe 1
Novakclub, Inc. 1
Occident Divide Mining Company 1
Peters, Clay 1
Phenix, George S. 1
Red Hill Florence Mining Company 1
Reorganized Atlanta Mining Company 1
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Silver Pick Lode Mining Claim 1
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State Bank and Trust Company. Goldfield Branch 1
Syndicate-Alliance Trading Company, Inc. 1
Tabor, A. V. 1
Thomas, Charles S. (Charles Spalding), 1849-1934 1
Tonopah Belmont Mine (Nev.) 1
University of Nevada, Reno 1
Western Federation of Miners 1
Western Ore Purchasing Company 1
Wingfield, George (1876-1959) 1
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