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Southern Nevada place names

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Identifier: NC670
Abstract Typescript directory of place names for southern Nevada, including the south half of Lincoln County and all of Clark County and listing towns, railroad sidings, topographic features, springs, mines and some ranches.
Dates: 1956

Spectrum, Northern Nevada Records

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Identifier: 2007-10
Scope and Contents Gay and lesbian organization, includes bylaws, minutes, clippings, membership information.
Dates: 1990-2001

Summary of stores and material account

 Collection
Identifier: NC164
Abstract Inventories of supplies, 1899-1907, for goods used at the mine such as wood, soda, salt, fuel and explosives, and the amount of each used at the mine or mill.,Also included are typescript poems by L. G. High, 1955, of Cortez, which were pasted on the pages; and local history vignettes published in a Reno newspaper.
Dates: 1899-1907; 1955

Sunrise heyday sunset at Goldfield, Nevada

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Identifier: NC1217
Abstract George Harris was a Nevada author, originally from Pennsylvania. Collection contains autobiographical manuscript about Harris' life in Nevada, mining, and stories of people and events in Goldfield, Nevada, ca 1900-1912.
Dates: 1960

Maude Sawin Taylor Papers

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Identifier: NC1196
Overview Maude Sawin Taylor (1889-1974) was a teacher, organizer, civic leader, and author. The collection includes correspondence to and from Taylor, her husband Chester C. Taylor, Ruth Torkelson, and James Edward Church; newspaper clippings, photographs, awards, and notes; and correspondence, financial records and newsletters of some twenty civic organizations and the First Baptist Church of Reno, Nevada.
Dates: 1866-1974

Truckee Meadows Regional Planning Agency Oral History Project Records

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Identifier: NC1371
Overview The Truckee Meadows Regional Planning Agency (TMRPA) oral history project was initiated by the TMRPA in 2018 as part of its 2019 Regional Plan update. It intended to document the origins and development of the TMRPA through oral histories with individuals who could relay their firsthand experiences and knowledge related to those topics. The collection contains the project's original audio interviews, transcribed oral history volume, and the copyright assignment forms signed by participants.
Dates: 2018-2019

The Veerkamp Family Papers

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Identifier: 89-57
Abstract Transcript history of the Frank Francis Veerkamp family which originated in Germany, spent time in St. Louis, Missouri, and moved in 1852 to El Dorado County, California, where they farmed. Includes accounts of trips to Nevada and photographs.
Dates: 1825-1956

Washoe County, Nevada Postmark Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-47
Abstract Collection contains five postcards and envelopes with Washoe County post office postmarks, including one from Steamboat (1909), two from Wadsworth (1879 and circa 1880s), one from Flanigan (1951) and one from Pyramid (1954). The 1879 postmark from Wadsworth is written to a William Smith in White Planes, Nevada which was the site of an early 1870s salt discovery. The postcard was written six months before the post office was established there.
Dates: 1879-1954

Washoe's josh: a story of Mark Twain

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Identifier: NC635
Abstract Student paper analysing Mark Twain's literary purpose as illustrated by his Nevada journalism career. The collection contains material from 1937 created by Doris T. Trautman.
Dates: 1937

Wedertz Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1145
Overview Ludowig (Louis) Edmund Wedertz (1824-1881) operated a stage station at Sulpher Springs on the Carson-Aurora road from about 1862-1866 when he moved his family to Aurora for two years. By 1874 they were living in Sulpher Springs again where Clarence R. and Frank Lewis were born. In 1881, Wedertz opened a store in Bridgeport, California, which his widow Niklamine ran after his death in December 1881. The family continued to live in Bridgeport and Smith Valley. The collection primarily contains...
Dates: circa 1860-1930s

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