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Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0277
Abstract The Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station was created in 1887, with an emphasis on experimental work, and studies of the economic problems of agriculture. The collection primarily consists of farm account data on specific Nevada farms and ranches, identifying names and location of farm owner, and contain crop histories, information on operations before and after planting and harvest, irrigation data, livestock reports, cash statements, pasturage reports, and information on farm produce used...
Dates: 1926-1937

Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station Records

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Identifier: AC 0239
Abstract In 1887, when the Hatch Act provided federal funds, the Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station was created by the Board of Regents. From the beginning, there was an emphasis on experimental work and extension services. It expanded its services under the Adams Act in 1906, and in 1925 the Purnell Fund was established for the further endowment of the experiment stations. The collections contains records of the Agricultural Experiment Station and agricultural issues. The majority of the...
Dates: 1921-1966

Arrowsmith and Evans Family Correspondence

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Identifier: 2011-29
Abstract

Dick Evans Arrowsmith (1862-1954) was a rancher in Ohio and Nevada. Original letters both to and from Arrowsmith and Evans family members, especially for Dick Evans Arrowsmith. Includes news clippings and some text. Letters date from 1816-1956 and were used to write Letters from the Past + Revelations by Dick Reed; Dick Arrowsmith was Reed's grandfather.

Dates: 1816-1956

Dangberg Family Business Records

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Identifier: 2006-01
Abstract

H. F. Dangberg was a German-American who settled in northern Nevada in the mid-19th century. He, along with various family members, are responsible for several ranches and business enterprises in the region. Collection contains records of the Dangberg Ranch and associated businesses from the 1854-1954.

Dates: 1854-1954

Fred Dressler Records

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Identifier: 98-31
Abstract

Includes legal materials, correspondence, property records, account ledgers, minutes, bylaws, financial documents, reports and stock certificates for businesses owned or managed by Fred Dressler (1864; 1906-1949). Created by Fred Dressler who was active in many organizations.

Dates: 1864; 1906-1949; Majority of material found within 1912 - 1943

Great Basin National Park Foundation Oral Histories

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Identifier: NC1404
Abstract

The Great Basin National Park Foundation Oral History Project begain in the mid-2000s as a way to preserve and document the cultural heritage of the Great Basin in over 60 interviews with individuals who were raised and worked in White Pine County, Nevada and Millard County, Utah. The collection primarily contains oral history recordings by Dave Tilford completed over the course of approximatly 15 years from the mid-2000s-2019.

Dates: 2005-2021

Home means Nevada: the autobiography of Edna B. Patterson and the history of the Patterson family and their life in Nevada

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Identifier: 94-09
Abstract Edna Burke Patterson was a member of the State Central Republican Committee and the Nevada State Board of Education, on which she served as the first woman president. In this manuscript of her book by the same title, Patterson recounts her childhood days; married life with her rancher husband, John Malcolm Patterson, in the Lamoille, Nevada, area; descriptions of Elko, Nevada; her work as an historian and author; and the establishment of the Northeastern Nevada Historical Society. Dated...
Dates: 1992

Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0298
Abstract The College of Agriculture and the Agricultural Experiment Station began in 1887, under the auspices of the Hatch Act. This collection consist of various records of the College of Agriculture, Nevada Cooperative Extension Service, and Experiment Station, 1915-1987, with the bulk of the records 1960s-1970s. The majority of records are annual reports, research reports, and programs of work. Also included is general correspondence; a history of the Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture,...
Dates: 1890-2015

Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0288
Abstract Records are arranged into three divisions, the College of Agriculture, the Cooperative Extension Service, and the Agricultural Experiment Station. Records include correspondence with the deans and directors of the divisions; correspondence with university presidents and county agents; information of the Newlands Project, and the Nevada Farm Bureau; project reports; information on personnel; budgets; experiment record books; letterpress books; photographs; maps and graphs. Also included are...
Dates: 1889-1965

Slavin-Reed Family Papers

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Identifier: 2010-27
Abstract

The Slavin-Reed Family papers include genealogical notes, oral histories, and other documents about the 19th and 20th century history of the Slavin and Reed families and those families connected by marriage. The bulk of the collection appears to have passed through the hands of Lucille Slavin Clark, and builds on the recorded memories of her grandmother, Maude Rose Hanley Reed Bruno (1882-1965).

Dates: 1870-2001

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Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Agricultural Experiment Station 4
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Buckman, Thomas E. 1
Bybee, Myron Burrell, Jr. 1
Callahan, G. H. 1
Carson Valley Hay and Produce Company, Inc. 1
Charleston, Elinor 1
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 1
Clark, Walter E. (Walter Ernest), 1873-1955 1
Clawson, Marion, 1905-1998 1
Coffman, Bill 1
Cohn, Isador 1
Conrad, Robert 1
Creel, Cecil Willis, 1889-1968 1
Cripps, Walter A. 1
Dangberg, Henry F. 1
Davis, Ladd 1
Day, Mary 1
Dearden, Aleeda Bellander 1
Dearden, Carl Bellander 1
Dorsey, John McComas 1
Doten, Samuel B. (Samuel Bradford), 1875-1955 1
Dressler, Fred, 1898- 1
Dressler, William F. 1
Echenique, Jose 1
Edwards, Paul 1
Eldridge, Delebert 1
Eldridge, Elva 1
Eldridge, Gordon 1
Eldridge, Joe 1
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Evans, John Newton, 1835-1903 1
Fairchild, Vernon 1
Fleming, Charles E. 1
Garrett, Joanne 1
Great Basin Heritage Area Partnership 1
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Guernsey, John E. 1
Hardman, George 1
Hartman, Leon Wilson 1
Heckethorn, Thelma 1
Hicks, Jay 1
Hockmuth, J. R. 1
Holabird-Kagin Americana (Firm) 1
Holmgren, Arthur H. 1
Hutchison, Claude B. 1
Hyde, Helen 1
Ingram, Colleen 1
Jarvis, Lee 1
Johnson, Abe 1
Johnson, Darrell 1
Johnson, Golamae 1
Johnson, Tyr V. 1
King, Thomas R., active 1920- 1
Knight, Charles S. 1
Koyle, Denys 1
Larson, Joe Sheldon 1
Lemich, Mike 1
Love, Malcolm A. (Malcolm Andrews), 1904-1990 1
Malone, George W. (George Wilson), 1890-1961 1
Martin, LaVoy 1
Martineau, Bryant S., 1890-1987 1
Mason, Howard G. 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Cooperative Extension Service 1
McBride, Jack 1
McCormick, John 1
McNutt, Wesley "Wes" 1
Metcalf, Vernon 1
Miller, Pearl 1
Millick, Jim 1
Moore, Dave 1
Moseley, John O., 1893-1955 1
Munson, Glenn 1
Nevada Farm Bureau 1
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