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Reminiscences of Carson Valley

 Collection
Identifier: NC378
Abstract Interview conducted by Grace Dangberg describes early life on the Fay Ranch in the Carson Valley, school in Fairview, Nevada, and Indians of Carson Valley.

The Life of John H. Cazier

 Collection
Identifier: NC401
Abstract Typescript personal account, 1898, describes early life in Nephi, Utah; experiences with Indians; freighting in Utah, Idaho, and Montana; smelting in San Francisco; freighting in Toano, Nevada in 1887; owning a hotel and acting as postmaster in Toano; and cattle ranching near Wells, Nevada. Also included is an account by "Uncle David" (Nephi, Utah, 1925) of the life of John Cazier, 1821-1890, father of John Henry Cazier and an early member of the Mormon Church.

Citizen Alert MX Missile Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 89-17
Abstract Research materials, primarily generated by anti-MX groups, on the proposed MX missile project which was to have been based in Nevada and Utah. Included are clippings, correspondence, and reports (both originals and copies).

Lorenzo D. Creel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 82-01
Abstract Collection contains Creel Family papers, mainly correspondence; U.S. Indian Service Records; approximately 4500 original and collected photographs, prints and negatives of American Indians.

Warren L. d'Azevedo Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 97-04
Abstract This collection reflects the donor's years of research and teaching in the field of anthropology of the Washo and Great Basin Indians and does not include any of his work on African cultures.

John Ensign U.S. Senatorial Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-11
Abstract Materials cover John Ensign's career as a U.S. Senator from Nevada from 2001 until his resignation on May 3, 2011. Files are only from his Washington D.C. office, with the bulk coming from Ensign's first term during the 107th to 109th congresses (2001-2006). The collection include correspondence, speeches, schedules, legislative work on bills and hearings, news clips, reports, and some audio/visual records. A few photographs and memorabilia are also included.

Hotel Registers

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Identifier: NC278
Abstract Hotel registers contain names and addresses of daily guests and printed ads for businesses in the San Francisco Bay area of California.,The end plates of the 1893-1897 volume document Chinese and Indian labor used by the hotel; the 1890-1893 and 1897-1901 volumes contain notations of a number of traveling dramatic and musical companies.

Gareth Hughes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC803
Abstract Contains letters from Brother David's Indian parishioners describing events and people; printed materials about his film career and missionary life; a New Testament Bible on records; photographs from his two careers; costume drawings for a Shakespearean play; a ring used by John Gielgud in Richard II; a movie film on "Mission;" and unidentified mss leaves, letters, and indentures.

Indian Claims Commission claims case no. 288

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Identifier: NC443
Abstract Consists of materials accumulated by the Washoe Tribe, their attorneys, and their expert witnesses during litigation of their case before the United States Indian Claims Commission.,Included are reports, maps, published articles, literary references, property valuations, bibliographies, petitions, treaties and abstracts, court exhibits, photographs, general Nevada state statutes and laws, correspondence, and research notes describing the tribe, their historical territory, and lifeways.

Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: NC634
Abstract Ledger used for two functions: account ledger of payments for goods and services, 1866-1869; and roll call, 1886.,Among payments itemized were those to Chinese and Indians for labor, and mining-related supplies.

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Dangberg, Grace 3
Rusco, Elmer R. 3
United States. Indian Claims Commission 3
Winnemucca, Sarah, 1844?-1891 3
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Fleischmann, Max C. (Max Charles), 1877-1951 2
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Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada 2
Leland, Joy 2
Pete, Hank 2
University of Nevada, Reno 2
Wheeler, Sessions S. 2
Abbott, Fred H. 1
Allen, Lemmuel 1
Baldrica, Alice M. 1
Barnes, A. J. (Austin J.) 1
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred) 1
Barrett, Stanley R. 1
Bergen, Julius 1
Bowman, Lulu 1
Breen, Francis R. 1
Burke, Charles H. 1
Cactus Alliance 1
Camp, Charles Lewis 1
Campbell, Samuel 1
Cazier, John 1
Cazier, John Henry 1
Chung, Sue Fawn 1
Citizen Alert (Organization) 1
Cook, Shelburne Friend 1
Creel, Cecil Willis 1
Creel, Estella Willis 1
Creel, Lorenzo D. (Lorenzo Dow) 1
Cutter, Donald Colgett 1
Desert Crystal Salt Company 1
Dodge, George 1
Dorrington, L. A. 1
Doten, Samuel B. (Samuel Bradford) 1
Dunnington, Walter G. 1
Dyer, Edward A. ((Of Yerington, Nev.)) 1
Edmunds, James M. 1
Ensign, John E. (John Eric) 1
Erskine, Hazel Gaudet 1
Fay, Ernest Wilber 1
Firmage, Edwin B. 1
Fleischmann, Charles 1
Full, R. P. (Roy P.) 1
Fulmer, Walter W. 1
Garwin, Richard L 1
George, Wuzzie 1
Gheen, Levi A. 1
Gifford, Edward Winslow 1
Goldfield (Nev.) 1
Great Basin Anthropological Conference 1
Great Basin MX Alliance 1
Haida (Ship) 1
Ham, R. (Rolly) 1
Hauke, D. F. 1
Heizer, Robert F. (Robert Fleming) 1
Herman, George, English professor 1
Hoyt, Homer 1
Hudson, J. W. 1
Hughes, Gareth 1
James, Roy 1
Jenkins, James E. 1
John, Barton 1
Joint California-Nevada Interstate Compact Commission 1
Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis) 1
Lander, F. W. (Frederick West) 1
Lee, S. L. ((Anthropologist)) 1
Leland, Robert ((Nevada lawyer)) 1
Leupp, Francis Ellington 1
Lindstrom, Susan G. 1
Little, Thomas L. 1
Longstreet, Andrew Jackson 1
Marean, Stanley 1
Mathews, Clyde 1
Max C. Fleischmann Foundation of Nevada 1
Mayhugh, John S. 1
McDonnell, Anna Lander West 1
Meaker, Reginald 1
Melody, George Dewey 1
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart) 1
Merritt, E. B. 1
Mills, Laura E. 1
Morris, William Gideon 1
Murray, Nobel T. 1
National Congress of American Indians 1
Nevada. Division of State Parks 1
Numana, Dave 1
Oberbillig, Ernest 1
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes) 1
Oliver, J. Dale (James Dale) 1
Parman, Ralph G. 1
Patterson, Edna B. 1
Pray, A. N. 1
Preston, Morrie Rockwood 1
Price, H., Indian Affairs commissioner 1
Price, John A. 1
Raycraft Exchange Hotel (Genoa, Nev.) 1
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