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Henry C. J. Evans Family Collection Relating to Will James

 Collection
Identifier: NC1318
Overview Henry C. J. Evans was born in New Jersey around 1915. His cousin, for whom he was named, lived out west and knew Will James. Collection contains a caricature-like, vignette illustration purported to have been drawn by Will James as well as a small amount of correspondence regarding it.

Houghton Family Collection on Robert Caples

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-04
Scope and Contents Materials relating to Robert Caples and Edda and Samuel G. Houghton, including correspondence, artwork by Caples, newspaper clippings, exhibit catalogs and photos of Caples' work.

Kelly Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-68
Overview Originally emigrants from Ireland, the Kelly family settled in Nevada around 1867. By the turn of the 20th century, family members had relocated to California and Montana. Collection includes letters to and from Kelly family members, a certificate of citizenship for October 12, 1868 for P. N. Kelly, and business and legal documents.

Letter from Lawrence to Elisha Morrow

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Identifier: 2016-04
Overview Lawrence Marrow was resident of Candelaria, Nevada in 1893 who was planning on relocating to Independence, California in February 1893. The collection contains one letter written by Lawrence to his sister Elisha in Green Bay, Wisconsin regarding his feelings toward Nevada and experiences there.

Letter to Mary Leavitt from John McKay

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-27
Overview John McKay was a miner living in Gold Hill, Nevada in the mid-1860s. The collection contains one letter and envelope written by McKay to his sister, Mary Leavitt, who lived in Wisconsin. In the letter, McKay discusses his views of the Civil War and living in Gold Hill.

Letter from Bill to Kate and Mary

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Identifier: 2016-05
Overview Bill was a miner from Joplin, Missouri who left for Goldfield, Nevada in late March or early April 1907 to work in the mines. Collection contains one ten-page letter from Bill to wife, Kate, and daughter, Mary, in Joplin regarding how he is faring in Goldfield during a mining strike.

Letter to Agnez, Unionville, 1864

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Identifier: 2014-29
Overview Lot 2362.

Letter from Deloz to his wife Agnez, Unionville, NV, May 18, 1864

Letter to the Guscetti Brothers

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-55
Overview Collection contains one letter written in 1911 by L. Guscetti to his brothers R. and W. Guscetti in Loyalton, California. Author discusses working on the Truckee River Power Canal for Stone and Webster, contractors hired by the Truckee General Electric Company to complete the project. Guscetti also mentions the fire that burned Stone and Webster's warehouse and office space to the ground.

Letters from A. C. Williams to Leonora Kennedy

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Identifier: 2017-46
Overview Albert C. Williams was born in Nevada in 1883 and lived in Austin and Tonopah, Nevada. In 1904 he worked for the Nevada Central Railroad train station, which ran from Austin to Battle Mountain, Nevada and connected to the Southern Pacific. By September of the same year, he found a new job at a bank in Tonopah. Collection contains four letters from Williams to his cousin Leonora Kennedy who lived in Florin, California.

Letter from Lorena E. Meadows to Hugh A. Shamberger

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Identifier: 2017-77
Overview Hugh Shamberger was the first director of the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and a Nevada mining camp history enthusiast. Lorena E. Meadows was the author of a book on her family's history in Nevada. Collection contains a letter and envelope from Meadows to Shamberger from August 30, 1979 regarding Meadow's research, her short story on Weepah, Nevada, and her discovery of two photos from Goldfield, Nevada.

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University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 37
University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives 1
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Caples, Robert Cole 3
Clark, Walter Van Tilburg 3
Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC 3
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Bliss, Duane L. 2
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Aguirre y Lecube, José Antonio de, 1904-1960 1
Arrowsmith Family 1
Arrowsmith, Dick Evans 1
Arrowsmith, Gertrude 1
Arrowsmith, Mary 1
Barnes, T. I. 1
Bible, Alan 1
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Bliss family 1
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Bliss, Florence Dunham 1
Bliss, W. S. (William Seth), 1865-1941 1
Breedlove, Mildred 1
Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd 1
Byers family 1
Byers, Mildred Jessie 1
Carpenter, Jay A. 1
Chrisman family 1
Cloe, Ulric 1
Collom, Roy 1
Cook family 1
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Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
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Davis, Rees 1
Day, Dorothy (Dee Dee) 1
De Longchamps, Dare, 1949-1976 1
De Longchamps, Galen 1
De Longchamps, Joanne 1
Deloz 1
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Evans, Henry C. J. 1
Evans, John Newton 1
Galíndez, Jesús de, 1915-1956 1
Greer, Dane 1
Grundel, Carmen 1
Grundel, Edward, Jr. 1
Guscetti, L. 1
Hahn, Lewis 1
Herrmann, John 1
Houghton family 1
Irala, Antonio de 1
Irujo Ollo, Andrés, 1907-1993 1
Irujo, Manuel de, 1891-1981 1
James, Will 1
Kelly family 1
Kelly, Margaret 1
Kelly, P. N. 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 1
Kennedy, Leonora 1
Koontz, John 1
Landaburu, Francisco J. de 1
Lane, Mildred L. Byers 1
Lasarte, José Maria 1
Leizaola, Jesús María de, 1896- 1
Martin, Anne 1
McCarran, Pat 1
Meadows, Lorena Edwards 1
Monzón, Telesforo, 1904-1981 1
Moody, Lester 1
Morrow, Lawrence 1
Murbarger, Nell, 1909-1991 1
Nabors, Carol 1
Norris family 1
Norris, Kathleen Thompson 1
Noteware, W. C. (Warren C.), 1861-1924 1
Order of Eastern Star (Nev.) 1
Pearson, Drew 1
Pittman, Key 1
Pittman, Mimosa 1
Pittman, Vail Montgomery 1
Preston, Albert William 1
Preston, Alphratta Blanche 1
Preston, Clovis 1
Reed, Dick 1
Reno/Sparks YWCA (Reno, Nev.) 1
Rice, Bertha Marguerite 1
Ronald, Ann 1
Sandoval, Brian, 1963- 1
Scranton Philharmonic Orchestra 1
Shamberger, Hugh A. 1
Sota, Manuel de la 1
Sterling, George 1
Stone & Webster 1
Syndicate-Alliance Trading Company, Inc. 1
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 1
Thomason, Linda 1
Thompson, Snowshoe, 1827-1876 1
Trimmer, Bonnie 1
Truckee River General Electric Company 1
Truman, Harry S. 1
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