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Notes on the part played by Jewish people in the history of the state of Nevada

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Identifier: NC110
Abstract History of Jews in Nevada from 1826-1958 includes statistics, names and brief biographies of Jews in various Nevada locations and San Francisco, and data on temples and on politics.,Based on interviews conducted in 1958 for a brochure published in connection with the dedication of the Temple Beth Sholem in Las Vegas.

John Ascuaga's Nugget Records

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Identifier: 2014-13
Abstract The materials in the records of John Ascuaga's Nugget are a representation of the career of John Ascuaga as the sole owner and operator of the Nugget in Sparks, Nevada. These records detail the operations and expansion of the casino-resort over the decades beginning in the late 1950s and ending in the early 2000s prior to its sale. Materials cover the years 1917-2014 with the bulk of the materials dating from the 1960s through 1990 and include correspondence, internal and external newsletters,...

Old Tales of Nevada audiovisual collection

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Identifier: TEST2013-xx
Overview Collection contains [100+] DVD recordings of the Reno-produced video series Old Tales of Nevada, a series of oral history interviews aired semi-weekly on local television covering Nevada history topics.

Palace Club Records

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Identifier: 2015-34
Overview The Palace Club was one of the first clubs to offer gaming after the State of Nevada legalized it in 1931. Giovanni (John) Petricciani purchased the Club in 1927; the family owned the Club until 1979 when they sold it to Harrah's Casino. Collection contains administrative, financial, and gaming materials related to the running of the Palace Club. Also included are materials from the Golden Hotel Resort, also owned by the Petricciani family, and a small number of financial records from St....

Edna B. Patterson Research Papers and Interviews

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Identifier: 95-87
Abstract Research notes and articles about the history of northeastern Nevada: Elko, physicians, cattle and cattle ranching, women, Ruby Valley, Lamoille, Mountain City, Jarbidge, early settlers, and native Americans.,Other authors include Lulu Bowman and Charles B. Russell.

Pioneers of the Ponderosa

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Identifier: 89-74
Abstract Typescript manuscript recounting the history of the Washoe Valley south of Reno, Nevada, and the Comstock Lode at Virginia City, Nevada, including accounts of early settlers, miners, and businessmen.

Ellen Goodrich Priest Papers

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Identifier: NC558
Abstract Includes Priest's writings on historical topics such as the Sutro Tunnel, Nevada governor Roswell Keyes Colcord, and Fort Churchill; speeches presented by Priest, usually on a literary theme; DAR handbooks, yearbooks, and scrapbooks from Nevada chapters and the Nevada State Society of DAR; and certificates and diplomas from a variety of sources.

Public Relations Materials

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Identifier: 98-03
Abstract Includes press releases, clippings, and press packets about the video "Nevada, a history of the silver state."

Willa Oldham Ramsden Papers

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Identifier: 96-49
Abstract Willa Oldham Ramsden moved to Boulder City, Nevada, in 1957 where she and her husband, Clifton John Oldham, raised Appaloosa horses and where she began writing articles for local newspapers. In 1970, they relocated to Carson City where Willa became well known as a writer and community activist. Her collection includes personal information, professional activity material, material on horses, correspondence, articles, speeches, and copies of her two books on Carson City history.

Myra Sauer Ratay Papers

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Identifier: 97-01
Abstract Research notes and photographs for Ratay's book, Pioneers of the ponderosa, how Washoe Valley rescued the Comstock.

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University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 60
University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives 11
 
Names
Hulse, James W. 3
University of Nevada, Reno 3
Barber, Alicia 2
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 2
First Baptist Church of Reno (Nev.) 2
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Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 2
James, Ronald M. (Ronald Michael), 1955- 2
Ratay, Myra Sauer 2
Taylor, Maude Sawin 2
Adams, Brewster 1
Adams, Edna Raymond 1
Aiazzi, David 1
Ainsworth, Cindy 1
Akert, Ben 1
Anderson, John 1
Angle family 1
Armstrong, Robert D. 1
Ascuaga, John J. 1
Ascuaga, Michonne 1
Ascuaga, Rose 1
Ascuaga, Stephen 1
Associated Students of the University of Nevada 1
Avansino, Norm 1
Averett, Walter R. 1
Bailey, William 1
Barnum, Lillian G. 1
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred) 1
Bassman, Henry 1
Basta, Samuel M. 1
Beatty, William Blake 1
Belaustegui, Dick 1
Benedict, Russell G. 1
Bergon, Frank 1
Bernstein, Richard A. 1
Bertha ((Elephant)) 1
Bible, Alan 1
Blesse, Robert E. 1
Bowman, Lulu 1
Brobant, Nelson 1
Brockliss family 1
Broili, June 1
Bullentini, Piero 1
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
Clark, Euphemia 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 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
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
Ford family 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
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