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The tragedy in Virginia City

 Collection
Identifier: NC831
Abstract Poem on a broadside lamenting the economic decline of Virginia City, Nevada, and the Comstock Lode.,Tipped into the book the Drama of Virginia City (copyright 1925 by the Nevada Branch of the American Association of University Women); a reprint of Eliot Lord's Comstock mining and miners, monograph IV of the U.S.G.S., 1881; Special Collections call number F849.V8 L7 c.3.
Dates: [1925

Recollections of Virginia City from May 1860

 Collection
Identifier: 91-30
Abstract Gracey's speech before the Reno Twentieth Century Club describes his arrival in Nevada to fight the Paiutes; lists many of the "firsts" in Virginia City, and mentions executions, explosions, fires, amusements, benevolent societies, processions, and people of note.
Dates: 1911

Record of Virginia City (Nev.) insurance policies

 Collection
Identifier: 92-33
Abstract Alliance Insurance company was based in Boston, Mass. This collection contains a record of property insurance policies in Virginia City includes name of policy holder, term of insurance, rate and description and address of insured property and belongings. Material between 1876-1877.
Dates: 1876-1877

Surveys of the Virginia City, Nevada, area

 Collection
Identifier: 95-25
Abstract Surveys from 1862-1867 of areas of Storey County, Nevada, include portions of Six-Mile Canyon, Gold Canyon, Long Valley, Cedar Hill, Gold Hill, Virginia City, Flowery, and Geiger Grade. Individual surveys show such man-made features as mills, brewery sites, and mining claims. Each survey contains a verbal description of the parcel and a pen and ink scale drawing of the parcel and related geographic features.
Dates: 1862-1867

Deed to Virginia City property

 Collection
Identifier: NC240
Abstract Deed for the sale of Estudillo's Virginia City property on D and Mill Streets to Bernardo Arambula.,A manuscript map of the parcel appears on the cover of the deed.
Dates: August 15, 1862

Deed for Virginia City property

 Collection
Identifier: NC243
Abstract Deed for the sale of Underhill's Virginia City property on E Street to A. R. Coryell. The collection contains material from October 25, 1862 created by H. J. Underhill.
Dates: October 25, 1862

Deed for Virginia City property

 Collection
Identifier: NC246
Abstract Deed for the sale of Arambula's Virginia City property on D Street to Giobatto Canessa. The collection contains material from April 24, 1863 created by Bernardo Arambula.
Dates: April 24, 1863

Deed for Virginia City property

 Collection
Identifier: NC247
Abstract Deed for the sale of Canessa's Virginia City property on D Street to Loagier Bazilio of Stockton, California. The collection contains material from August 19, 1863 created by Giobatto Canessa.
Dates: August 19, 1863

Deed to interest in Virginia City property

 Collection
Identifier: NC242
Abstract Deed for the sale of H. Henry and Ann Maria Bockrath's interest in Virginia City property on C Street to William Adams.
Dates: August 12, 1862

Isaac Mayer Wise Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: NC307
Abstract Letters by Wise to the American Israelite newspaper, of which he was publisher, while on his honeymoon to the American west.,The letters were written at Salt Lake City, Utah, and Palisade and the Humboldt Desert, Nevada and describe the plains, Salt Lake City, Palisade, the Nevada desert, Carson City, Virginia City, and Gold Hill, Nevada, and Sacramento, California. He comments on Mormonism in Utah and the lack of interest in Judaism in the west.
Dates: 1877

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Arambula, Bernardo 2
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Felton, C. N. (Charles Norton) 2
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Jones, Timothy ((Of Virginia City, Nev.)) 2
Mackay, John William 2
Piper's Opera House (Virginia City, Nev.) 2
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Virginia & Truckee Railroad 2
Adams, William 1
Allen, Lemmuel 1
Alliance Insurance Company 1
American Women's Voluntary Services 1
Ames, Pelham W. (Pelham Warren) 1
Baumann family 1
Bazilio, Loagier 1
Beegan, William 1
Bender, D. A. (David Almon) 1
Best and Belcher Mining Company (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Bockrath, Ann Maria 1
Bockrath, H. Henry 1
Bonney, John Harry 1
Bowers and Company 1
Bowers, L. S. (Lemuel Sanford) 1
Boyle, Emmet Derby 1
Boyle, Vida Margaret McClure 1
Brower, Henry J. 1
Brown, George, (Police chief) 1
Bryan, William Jennings 1
Calhoun, James W. 1
Calhoun, Thelma E. 1
Centennial Methodist Church (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Central Pacific Railroad Company 1
Charlatans (Musical group) 1
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Cobb, Ty, 1915-1997 1
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Conwell, Julia A. 1
Conwell, W. A. 1
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Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
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Daggett, Rollin Mallory 1
Dann, Frederick P. 1
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post) 1
Democratic Party (Nev.) 1
Dohle, John 1
Duncan, William H. 1
Enterprise Publishing Company 1
Estudillo, Jose Ramon 1
Europa Mining Company 1
Fair, James Graham 1
Fogarty, Denis 1
Footlight Press 1
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Globe Insurance Company 1
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Goodwin, Alice Maynard 1
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Gould and Curry Mining Company 1
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Gray, Leslie Burns 1
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Hardy and Kennedy (Forest Hill, Calif.) 1
Hastings, L. B. 1
Holman, Heber 1
Illinois Mill (Dayton, Nev.) 1
Immel, Ray 1
Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Nevada Lodge No. 7 (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
International Hotel 1
J.C. Hampton (firm) 1
Jewett family 1
Jewett, Alonzo 1
Jewett, Eleazer 1
Jewett, Oscar 1
John Dohle's Brewery 1
Jones, Elmina S. 1
Joseph Fredericks (Virginia City, Nev.) 1
Joseph Fredericks Store 1
Kennedy, Charles R. 1
Kinkead, James H. 1
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Koenig, Roxana 1
Lake, Susanna R. 1
Levy, Leo S. 1
Lightner, C. W. 1
Marye family 1
Marye, George Thomas 1
Marye, Marie Alice Doyle 1
McCalmont Brothers & Co 1
McCusker, Arma L. 1
McKinley, William 1
Merritt, Emma Sutro 1
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