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William W. Bliss Manuscript Maps and Drawings

Identifier: 97-24
Abstract The Bliss family, of whom William W. Bliss is the successor, developed lumber, tourism, and transportation businesses at Lake Tahoe, especially at Tahoe City, California, and Glenbrook, Nevada, between the late 1860s and the mid 1900s. Manuscript maps and drawings document land and water rights acquired, owned, developed, controlled, and sold by the Bliss family on the north and east shores of Lake Tahoe, California, and Nevada, including Bijou, Glenbrook, Tahoe City, Spooner Summit, and the...
Dates: 1861-1955

Campus Maps of the University of Nevada, Reno

Identifier: AC 0565

Campus Maps of the University of Nevada, Reno Campus maps from various University and regional entities from 1907-2017 created by the University of Nevada, Reno.

Dates: 1907-2017

Map of Comstock Lode Extending Down Gold Canon

Identifier: 2016-29

The Comstock Lode is a region on the eastern slope of Mt. Davidson in the Virginia Range of western Nevada. The area produced one of the largest silver lodes ever discovered. The map of Comstock Lode Extending Down Gold Canon was drawn by G. T. Brown, the San Francisco-based lithographer, and depicts Comstock Lode mine claims, locations of mills, and mining works in color.

Dates: 1865

Robert G. and Barbara Ann Harmon Collection on Lake Tahoe

Identifier: 2017-70
Abstract Robert G. Harmon was the grandson of J. E. and Edith Jewell and the nephew of Laura Brown. Collection contains materials collected by Robert Harmon between 1892 and circa 1965 about Lake Tahoe including Jewell Heights ephemera, an 1892 boat travel description of Lake Tahoe written by Laura Brown, an invitation from Kings Castle, and an advertisement for Mark Twain Camps, including materials from his grandmother, Edith Jewell who owned Jewell Heights, a resort at Bijou, Lake Tahoe,...
Dates: 1892-circa 1965

Hawthorne Milling, Cyanide, and Mining Company Correspondence

Identifier: 95-23
Abstract Sewell A. Knapp was born in Columbia, Tuolumne County, California on September 9th, 1854. Raised in Columbia during the height of the gold rush Knapp began working as an assayer, later to be involved in prospecting and consulting for large mining concerns in California and Nevada. Collection includes letters from Knapp to Judge Charles Ernest Mack discuss business and the appointment of Mack to the board of directors of the Hawthorne Milling, Cyanide, and Mining Company from 1898. Also...
Dates: 1898

Lake Tahoe Area Council Records

Identifier: NC1200
Abstract The Lake Tahoe Area Council (LTAC) was a private, non-profit, non-political organization established in 1958 to seek cooperation between private land owners at Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada, and government agencies in solving Tahoe Basin problems of planning, land use, park and recreational development, pollution control, and soil convervation. The LTAC disbanded in 1975 due to lack of funds. The collectoin includes LTAC background and historical information, bylaws, meeting minutes,...
Dates: 1950-1980

Lease and map

Identifier: 95-15

Lease to Harry A. Glasscock of Kate Walter's lot and building in Independence, California, 1912; and fire insurance map of Independence by the Sanborn Map Company, 1909.

Dates: 1909-1912

Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station Records

Identifier: AC 0191
Abstract The Agricultural Experiment Station began with the 1887 Hatch Act, to develop agricultural research and education. In addition, during the 1930s, it worked with other federal and state agencies, including the Agricultural Adjustment Administration, the Nevada Emergency Relief Administration, the Farm Credit Administration, and Indian Field Service on several projects. In 1939, the Experiment Station, together with the U.S. Bureau of Agricultural Economics and the Nevada Agricultural...
Dates: 1929-1942

Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Records

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

Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Publications

Identifier: NUB 47/08

The collection consists of publications from the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology including Open-File Reports, Special Publications, Educational Series publications, maps, Field Studies Maps, statistical reports, and database printouts.

Dates: 1971-2004; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1999

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Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company 1
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 1
Clark, Walter E. (Walter Ernest), 1873-1955 1
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Desert Crystal Salt Company 1
Doten, Samuel B. (Samuel Bradford), 1875-1955 1
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Parker, Gilbert E. 1
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Price, Michael A. 1
Real del Monte Mining Company (Aurora, Nev.) 1
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