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A Partial Review of Israel Cook Russell's Geologic History of Lake Lahontan (1885) in Respect to Several More Recent Geologic Publications

 Collection
Identifier: 89-38
Abstract

Report comparing Russell's book on the geologic history of Lake Lahontan, Nevada, with later works centering on the origin of the name, the level of Pyramid Lake and its relationship with Winnemucca Lake, and theories of tufa formation as related to the age of Pyramid Lake.

Dates: 1981

Postcard to Lida Cook

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-57
Abstract

Rachel Updyke was born in Greenwood, New York and moved as a teacher to Pyramid, Nevada between 1900 and 1910. Collection contains one postcard written by Rachel to Lida Cook on January 23, 1910. Rachel talks about living on the edge of a lake, which we know from the postmark is Pyramid Lake.

Dates: January 23, 1910

Proposed Anaho Island wilderness area, draft environmental statement

 Collection
Identifier: NC1012
Abstract

Review of impacts from a proposal to designate Anaho Island in Pyramid Lake, Nevada, as a wilderness area in 1972. Included is a description of the island, geological history, legal ownership, climate, wildlife present, economic activities, and potential impacts of proposed action.

Dates: 1972

Public Resource Associates Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-05
Abstract Records cover the various initiatives, activities, and efforts of both the Public Resource Foundation (1982) and later Public Resource Associates (1988) to affect environmental change on the national and local levels through grassroots planning and lobbying. Materials date from 1919-2012 with the bulk of the material covering the mid- 1980s-2012. The major areas of emphasis in this collection are the work to reform the 1872 Mining Law, public lands management, and conservation and...
Dates: 1919-2013; Majority of material found within 1985-2012

The Pyramid Lake controversy

 Collection
Identifier: NC1132
Abstract

Student paper submitted to Oberlin College on water rights and use of Pyramid Lake and Truckee River water by farmers in the Newlands Project area near Fallon, Nevada, and the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe.

Dates: 1970

Drawings of Pyramid Lake

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Identifier: NC533
Abstract

Watercolor drawings of Pyramid Lake, Nevada, in winter and spring. The collection contains material from 1914 created by Gilbert Natches.

Dates: 1914

Pyramid Lake Water Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1202
Abstract

Includes legal briefs in the case of the U.S. and Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe vs Truckee-Carson Irrigation District; correspondence, reports and notes on the California-Nevada Interstate Compact for Lake Tahoe, much of which was authored by Robert Leland; material on the Newlands Project; legal briefs in the case of the U.S. vs the Alpine Land and Reservoir Company; minutes of the Pyramid Lake Task Force; and materials related to deeding water rights to the tribe, from 1969-1979.

Dates: 1969-1979

David K. Rice Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1323
Abstract

David K. Rice worked for the Nevada Department of Wildlife for 30 years primarily as Chief Conservation Educator. He is also the author of a former weekly column for the Reno Gazette Journal on hunting and fishing. Collection contains material from the Nevada Department of Wildlife (and formerly the Nevada Fish and Game Commission) about the department's conservation work, particularly at Pyramid Lake. Also includes columns written by Rice for the RGJ.

Dates: 1887 - 2014

Sierra Club, Toiyabe Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: 87-04
Abstract The Toiyabe Chapter is a regional chapter of the Sierra Club, a California-based national organization devoted to preserving nature for future generations. The Toiyabe Chapter was organized in 1957 and originally included Nevada, California east of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and north of San Bernardino and Kern Counties, and parts of the state of Utah. The collection contains records created or collected by the Toiyabe Chapter of the Sierra Club, related to the environment, its use, and its...
Dates: 1924-2018

Tom Trelease Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-32
Scope and Contents

Professional papers for Tom Trelease relating to his work in the Fish and Wildlife Division of Nevada, 1940s-1990s.

Dates: circa 1940-2008

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University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 21
University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives 2
 
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Pyramid Lake (Nev.) 20
Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.) 5
Water rights -- Nevada 5
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of the Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada 4
Water use -- Nevada 4
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Pyramid Lake (Nev.) -- Water rights 3
Water -- Law and legislation -- Nevada 3
Black Rock Desert (Nev.) 2
California-Nevada Interstate Compact for Lake Tahoe 2
Divorce -- Nevada 2
Fisheries -- Nevada 2
Fishing -- Nevada 2
Land use -- Nevada 2
Land use -- Planning -- Nevada 2
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada 2
Public lands -- Management -- Nevada 2
Reno (Nev.) 2
Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) 2
Wildlife conservation -- Nevada 2
Acupuncture 1
Agriculture -- History -- Nevada 1
All terrain vehicles -- Environmental aspects -- West (U.S.) 1
Anaho Island National Wildlife Refuge (Nev.) 1
Anti-environmentalism -- Nevada 1
Art, Paiute 1
Artists -- Nevada -- 20th century 1
Black Rock Desert Region (Nev.) 1
Carson River (Nev.) 1
Carson River (Nev.) -- Water diversion 1
Carson River (Nev.) -- Water rights 1
Clark County (Nev.) 1
College buildings -- Nevada -- Reno 1
College personnel management 1
Conservation of natural resources -- Study and teaching 1
Cui-ui -- Nevada -- Pyramid Lake 1
Cutthroat trout -- Nevada 1
Dog Valley (Calif.) 1
Douglas County (Nev.) 1
Drawings 1
Droughts -- Nevada 1
Dude ranches -- Nevada 1
Dude ranches -- Nevada -- Pyramid Lake 1
Electric power systems -- Nevada 1
Electric utilities -- Nevada 1
Elko County (Nev.) 1
Environmental impact statements -- Nevada 1
Environmental monitoring -- Nevada 1
Environmental protection -- Nevada 1
Evans Creek (Reno, Nev.) 1
Fishes -- Research -- Nevada 1
Fishing -- Alaska 1
Fishing -- Pacific coast 1
Forest management -- Nevada 1
Frontier and pioneer life -- Nevada 1
Geology -- Nevada 1
Grazing -- Nevada 1
Hazardous wastes -- Nevada 1
Higher education and state -- Nevada 1
Horses -- Breeding -- Nevada 1
Humboldt River (Nev.) -- Water rights 1
Hunting -- Nevada 1
Hunting -- North America 1
Indochina -- Description and travel 1
Interviews 1
Lahontan, Lake 1
Lake trout -- Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) 1
Land use -- West (U.S.) 1
Land use, Rural -- Planning -- Nevada 1
Law enforcement -- Nevada 1
Lincoln County (Nev.) 1
Little Valley (Washoe County, Nev.) 1
Lyon County (Nev.) 1
MX (Weapons system) 1
Maps 1
McDermitt (Nev.) 1
Medicine -- Nevada 1
Mining law -- Nevada 1
Natural resources conservation areas -- Nevada 1
Nature conservation -- Government policy -- Nevada 1
Naval Air Station (Fallon, Nev.) 1
Nevada -- Maps 1
Nurses -- Education -- Nevada 1
Personal correspondence 1
Photographs 1
Pony (Mont.) 1
Postcards 1
Public lands -- Nevada 1
Radioactive waste disposal -- Nevada 1
Ranches -- Nevada 1
Rangelands -- Effect of grazing on 1
Reclamation of land -- Nevada 1
Rodeos -- Nevada -- Reno 1
Sage grouse 1
Sage grouse -- Conservation -- Nevada 1
Sage grouse -- Great Basin 1
Sage grouse -- Habitat -- Nevada 1
Sage grouse -- Nevada 1
Sagebrush Rebellion (Movement : Nev.) 1
Serial publications 1
Sheep ranchers -- Nevada 1
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Newlands Project (U.S.) 3
Truckee-Carson Irrigation District 3
Drackert, Harry Wilmot, 1904-1990 2
Nevada. Department of Fish and Game 2
Nevada. Department of Wildlife 2
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Orr Ditch and Water Company 2
Pyramid Lake Guest Ranch 2
Trelease, Tom 2
4-H Clubs of Nevada 1
Alpine Land and Reservoir Company 1
American Association of University Women of Nevada 1
Anderson, Frederick M., 1906- 1
Arensberg, Betty Abry 1
Armstrong, Charles J. 1
Associated Students of the University of Nevada 1
Bean, Mary Cutlip, 1939- 1
Bell, Walter L., 1924- 1
Burning Man (Festival) 1
California. Department of Fish and Game 1
Center for Western North American Studies 1
Citizens' Advisory Committee for the College of Agriculture 1
College of Education Advisory Committee 1
Cook, Lida 1
Cutlip, Mary Bernice Hood, 1908-1981 1
Cutlip, Wayne Gordon, 1906-1988 1
Desert Inn 1
Dieringer, Andrew Jack 1
Donner Trail Guest Ranch (Verdi, Nev.) 1
Drackert, Alice Richtmyer, 1887-1963 1
Drackert, Charles E., 1875-1938 1
Drackert, Joan Abry, 1914-1991 1
Dukes, Claude, 1914-1984 1
Dukes, Harry C. 1
Dukes, Lynne 1
Ely, Joe 1
Federal Water Master Nevada 1
Figeroa, Leslie Kitselman, -1962 1
Fleischmann, Charles 1
Fleischmann, Max C. (Max Charles), 1877-1951 1
Fleischmann, Sarah Hamilton, 1881-1960 1
Friends of Pyramid Lake 1
George Whittell Forest and Wildlife Area. Board of Directors (Nev.) 1
Glass, Mary Ellen 1
Goodwin, Victor 1
Haida (Ship) 1
Hancock, Charles E. 1
Hardman, George 1
Hornbeck, David 1
Humphrey, Neil D. 1
Indian Territory, Inc. (Firm : Reno, Nev.) 1
Jenkins, A. Dobie 1
Jensen, Jackie, 1927-1982 1
Kaplan, Phillis Abry 1
Kitselman family 1
Kitselman, A. L. (Alva LaSalle) 1
Lahontan Wetlands Coalition 1
Leland, Joy 1
Leland, Robert (Nevada lawyer) 1
Liebling, Joe L. 1
Livermore, John Sealy 1
Lugaski, Thomas Peter 1
Lynn, Susan 1
Mackay School of Mines 1
Marshall, John Albert, 1885-1941 1
Mason, Howard G. 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Agricultural Experiment Station 1
Max C. Fleischmann Foundation of Nevada 1
Meaker, Reginald, 1877-1982 1
Milam, Max, 1930-1987 1
Miller, N. Edd 1
Natches, Gilbert 1
National Collegiate Athletic Association 1
Nevada Southern University 1
Nevada State Multiple Use Advisory Committee 1
Nevada Technical Institute. Citizens' Advisory Committee for the Law Enforcement Degree Program 1
Nevada Water Conference (Reno, Nev.) 1
Nevada. Emergency Relief Administration 1
Nevada. Fish and Game Commission 1
Nevada. State Land Use Planning Committee 1
Olds, Sarah E., 1875-1963 1
Orvis School of Nursing 1
Papandreou, Andreas George 1
Papandreou, Margarita 1
Parman, Ralph G. 1
Peterson, William 1
Phi Kappa Phi. Nevada Chapter (University of Nevada, Reno) 1
Public Resource Associates (Organization) 1
Public Resource Foundation (U.S.) 1
Pyramid Lake Club 1
Rautzahn, Marjorie Kitselman Hanson, -1953 1
Roland Westergard 1
Rusco, Elmer R. 1
Russell, Israel C. (Israel Cook) 1
Sheppard, Craig, 1913-1978 1
Sheppard, Yolande Jacobson, 1921-1998 1
Sierra Club 1
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 1
Silver Circle Guest Ranch (Reno, Nev.) 1
Smith, Jedediah Strong, 1799-1831 1
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