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Beatrice Fettic Jones Papers

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Identifier: 84-02
Abstract Primarily, legal documents such as deeds and probate cases; and accounts of the earliest non-indigenous settlers in Nevada, specifically the Motts, Fettics, and Brockliss'. Miscellaneous materials include report card and diploma from Mottsville schools, newspaper clippings, genealogical worksheets, Nevada centennial programs, an autograph album, and scrapbook of 19th and 20th century advertising art. Created by Beatrice Fettic Jones from 1859-1964.
Dates: 1859-1964

Martin Koehler Papers

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Identifier: NC1360
Overview Martin Koehler was a member of the Metropolitan Community Church of the Sierra and a northern Nevada gay rights activist. The collection contains posters, newspaper clippings, meeting minutes, and brochures regarding the Church as well as other gay rights activities in which Koehler participated.
Dates: 1979-2005; Majority of material found within 1979-1991

Lenore Kosso Collection on Yugoslavs in Nevada

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Identifier: 93-25
Abstract Lenore Kosso was a former manuscript curator of the Special Collections Department, University of Nevada, Reno. This is a collection of materials gathered during research for Kosso's thesis and articles on Yugoslavs in Nevada. Included are notes from newspaper articles; census records; government records from Tonopah, Ely, and White Pine County; and personal interviews with first and second generation Yugoslavs in Nevada. Also present are manuscripts for her article "Jugoslavs in Nevada"...
Dates: 1973-1988

Livestock Statistical Reports

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Identifier: AC 0524
Abstract The Nevada Cooperative Extension Service is one of the three branches of agricultural education and was founded in Nevada as a result of the Smith-Lever Act of 1914, and is active in all counties in the state. Combined Report of Nevada Cattle Buying Statistics: July 1, 1934 - December 31, 1934. Cumulative report: Nevada Sheep Buying Statistics (September 22 to November 25, 1934. United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Adjustment Administration Emergency Drought Relief Program -...
Dates: 1934-1935

Henry Curtis Morris Papers

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Identifier: 95-11
Abstract Henry Curtis Morris was a mining engineer in Nevada and the west from about 1900-1915, employed by the United States Bureau of Mines in Washington, D.C., and author of two books of reminiscences about his mining career: Desert Gold and Total Prospecting (1955) and The Mining West at the Turn of the Century (1962). Letters to and from Henry Curtis Morris related to his research on mining in Nevada in the early years of the 20th century include those from historians and authors William B. Beatty,...
Dates: 1945-1963

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Reno-Sparks Branch Records

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Identifier: NC18
Abstrac The collection contains administrative records such as minutes, financial documents, and membership rolls for The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Reno-Sparks Branch and The Society to Underwrite Racial Equality (SURE). In addition the series documents the status of racial discrimination in the Reno-Sparks area through the varied surveys and reports and materials from the national NAACP organization (1951-1965).
Dates: 1951-1965

William Neely Letter

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Identifier: NC1095
Abstract Letter to Neely's nephew written from Virginia City, Nevada describing ceremonies planned for Nevada's admission to statehood, difficult financial conditions, his employment as a miner, the weather, and advice to the nephew to stay at home.
Dates: 1864

Nevada; A Guide to the Silver State

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Identifier: 90-63
Abstract Research papers on Nevada, written in preparation of the publication by the same title. These papers included research which was rewritten or omitted from the published edition.
Dates: circa 1940

Nevada, a history of the state from the earliest times through the Civil War

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Identifier: 82-03
Abstract Effie Mona Mack (1888–1969) was an American historian, educator, and textbook co-author. Collection contains edited manuscript, photographs and maps for Mack's book on the history of Nevada to 1864 (1935). Also included is her syllabus prepared for a high school history class on the history of Nevada (1945)
Dates: 1935; 1945

Nevada and Great Basin Miscellaneous Documents (Vertical file)

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Identifier: 2008-09
Abstract Materials were formerly known as the Special Collections Vertical file, and contains booklets, broadsides, brochures, newsletters, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, postcards, reports and other resources that have been gathered through the years about a variety of organizations, people, places and topics relevant to the history and resources of Nevada and the Great Basin Region. There is a wide variation in the dates and kinds of information and resources available for each topic.
Dates: 1860-2013

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Anderson, John 1
Angle family 1
Armstrong, Robert D. 1
Ascuaga, John J. 1
Ascuaga, Michonne 1
Ascuaga, Rose 1
Ascuaga, Stephen, 1968- 1
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Averett, Walter R. 1
Bailey, William 1
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Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred) 1
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Cafferata, Elisa 1
Canepa, Gaye 1
Cannon, Howard W. 1
Carpenter, Kenneth 1
Carson City Railway Restoration Center 1
Century Club (Reno, Nev.) 1
Chamberlain, Sharon 1
Charlatans (Musical group) 1
Church, Florence Humphrey 1
Cividino, Paolo 1
Clancy, Gwendolyn 1
Clark, Casey 1
Coffin, Carrie 1
Colley, Nathaniel Sextus 1
Comstock Mining Company 1
Conder, Tim 1
Cook, Shelburne Friend 1
Cortez Mines, Ltd 1
Covington, Mary Works 1
Cox, Don 1
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong) 1
Cutter, Donald Colgett 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Dave's VIP Club (Reno, Nevada) 1
De Longchamps, Joanne, 1923-1983 1
Deal, Kelly 1
Deutsch, A. P. 1
Dewitt, Chris 1
Dibble, Andrew Comstock 1
Dick Graves' Nugget (Reno, Nev.) 1
Dukes, Hope Shellenberger 1
Durham, Will 1
Ede, Les 1
Edwards, Mary Reid 1
Erreguible, Lorraine 1
Erreguible, Louis 1
Etchart, Collette 1
Evangelatos, Greg 1
Feroah, John 1
Fettic family 1
Fisher, C. L., Reverend 1
Flanigan Post Office (Nev.) 1
Flint, George 1
Footlight Press 1
Fox, William L. 1
Frank, Ralph 1
Fulkerson, Mary Lee (1936-) 1
Full, R. P. (Roy P.) 1
Fullenwider, Helen Angel 1
Garden Gate Club (Reno, Nev.) 1
Gentry family 1
Gentry, Elizabeth Davis 1
Gentry, Samuel 1
Gifford, Edward Winslow 1
Golden, Francis Bernard 1
Goldfield (Nev.) 1
Gorrell, Robert M. 1
Graves, Richard L. 1
Gray, Paul 1
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