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Washoe Indians Research Papers of Warren L. d'Azevedo

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Identifier: 99-39
Abstract Research papers related to Washo Indians of Nevada and California, accumulated over 5 decades of field research and scholarship, focusing on social organization, distribution, ethnohistory, arts, religion, and language. Includes information compiled by his graduate students and anthropologists Stanley Barrett, Grace M. Dangberg, J.W. Hudson, S.L. Lee, Susan Lindstrom.

Western Shoshone Agency Correspondence

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Identifier: 97-43
Abstract Letters from Levi A. Gheen, 1872, farmer in charge of the Western Shoshone in Nevada, to Major George Dodge, U.S. Special Indian Agent in Salt Lake City, Utah, discuss the condition of the Shoshone under Gheen's charge. Material between 1872-1882.

Margaret M. Wheat Papers

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Identifier: 83-24
Abstract Margaret M. Wheat (1908-1988) was an ethnologist, geologist, and photographer who worked closely with Paiute native americans. In 1980, Margaret Wheat received an honorary doctorate of science degree from the University of Nevada, Reno. Papers collected or created by Wheat in her professions as an ethnologist and geologist, her involvement in Nevada State Parks, and during her work of making oral histories of elder Paiute Tribal members. Of special note are files on Ichthyosaur State Park and...

Sessions S. Wheeler Papers

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Identifier: 99-01
Abstract Sessions S. Wheeler served on the board of the Nevada State Museum. He received the Conservationist of the Year award, Outstanding Biology Teacher award, and the Distinguished Nevadan Award from the University of Nevada in 1963. These papers consist entirely of materials related to Wheeler's published writings: manuscripts in draft and edited formats, research notes and tapes, original papers and records of Max C. Fleischmann, photographs, and newspaper clippings. Mr. Wheeler's personal papers...

George F. Wright Papers

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Identifier: 90-37
Overview These papers were created or gathered by George F. Wright in his role as attorney for the Washo Tribe before The Indian Claims Commission. Included in the collection are correspondence, reports, testimonies, maps and records of other relevant dockets before the commission.

Yahooskin (Northern Paiute) Oral History Interviews

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Identifier: 96-24
Abstract Irwin Weiser, a Klammath Falls, Oregon, Northern Paiute Yahooskin speaker speaks of his subgroup of Northern Paiute Indians, the Yahooskin; their language; culture; lifeways; myths and tales; and history and relation of the Yahooskin to other southern Oregon, northern Nevada, and northeastern California tribes (1995-1996).

Sally Zanjani Papers

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Identifier: 2013-04
Overview Sally Zanjani is a historian and former adjunct professor in the University of Nevada, Reno Political Science Department. She is the author of ten books and over sixty articles exploring the history of Nevada from the territorial period through the 19th century. Papers include research materials for Zanjani's numerous books and articles.

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Dangberg, Grace 3
Rusco, Elmer R. 3
United States. Indian Claims Commission 3
Winnemucca, Sarah, 1844?-1891 3
D'Azevedo, Warren L. 2
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Fleischmann, Max C. (Max Charles), 1877-1951 2
Fleischmann, Sarah Hamilton 2
Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada 2
Leland, Joy 2
Pete, Hank 2
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs 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), 1875-1955 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
Hardman, George 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
Mason, Howard G. 1
Mathews, Clyde 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Agricultural Experiment Station 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
Nevada. Emergency Relief Administration 1
Nevada. State Land Use Planning Committee 1
Newlands Project (U.S.) 1
Numana, Dave 1
Oberbillig, Ernest 1
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes) 1
Oliver, J. Dale (James Dale) 1
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