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Lorenzo D. Creel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 82-01
Abstract Collection contains Creel Family papers, mainly correspondence; U.S. Indian Service Records; approximately 4500 original and collected photographs, prints and negatives of American Indians.

Handbook of North American Indians, Vol. 11, Great Basin Indians Editorial Materials

 Collection
Identifier: 92-08
Abstract Volume 11 of the Smithsonian's Handbook of North American Indians, focused on Indians of the Great Basin region of the American west, and included cultural, historical, prehistorical, and technological information about the Paiute, Washo, Shoshoni, Ute, and Bannock Indians. Editorial files include correspondence between editors and authors, meeting reports, planning committee materials, general business records, draft chapters, and final essays.

Indian Depredation Claims

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Identifier: NC599
Abstract Claims filed against the U.S. by Nevada ranchers who lost property because of Paiute Indian raids in 1860, and by persons who furnished money and supplies to volunteers and U.S. troops who fought the Indians; brief of counsel in the Court of Claims; rules of the Court of Claims (1892) applicable to these petitions; and Senate bill S2384 (1900) to reimburse these claimants.

Robert Leland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1035
Abstract Material in the collection is exclusively concerned with issues of American Indians, mainly the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe. Correspondence, notes, reports, legal documents, printed material, tribal records and maps relate to Pyramid Lake Paiute tribal concerns including water, economic development and Indian claims.

Prayer for Sven [Liljeblad]

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Identifier: 91-21
Abstract Healing prayer by Wuzzie George was invoked to cure Liljeblad of a fever. This presentation includes two photographs of Wuzzie and was assembled as a Christmas remembrance by Astrid Liljeblad in 1990.

Michael Hittman Papers

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Identifier: 2015-16
Scope and Contents Papers include donor's professional career and ethnographic materials concerning his work with Great basin tribal members, especially the Yerington Paiute Tribe. Covers his educational graduate thesis and dissertationl journal articles and correspondence; audio tapes and transcripts; copies of Yerintong Paiute Tribal newsletters

The myths and legends of the Paiute Indians

 Collection
Identifier: 84-17
Abstract Includes the following Paiute legends: "Squaw with a Basket," the "Sea Serpent," and "Waterbabies."

Vital statistics journal for Nixon, Nevada

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Identifier: NC707
Abstract Copy of register in which were recorded birth and death records of Paiutes from Nixon; also some information about individuals such as cattle purchases and brands, and events such as fires and accidents.

A Pa Oha Warning

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Identifier: 82-48
Abstract Pyramid Lake Paiute legend about catching a water baby (pa oha) at the lake, as told by Sampson to Peggy Lear Bowen. Also included is an autobiographical sketch of Sampson.

Paiute Indian Census Register

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Identifier: 89-58
Abstract Census register [Nevada] includes Indian and English names, age, percentage of Indian blood, names of family members, marital status, date of marriage, type of marriage (whether Indian or white ceremony), and names of parents. Middle pages are devoted to registering cattle brands which appear to have belonged to Indians.

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University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 26
University of Nevada, Reno. DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library 1
 
Names
Winnemucca, Sarah, 1844?-1891 4
Dyer, Edward A. ((Of Yerington, Nev.)) 2
George, Wuzzie 2
Liljeblad, Sven S. (Sven Samuel) 2
Park, Willard Z. (Willard Zerbe) 2
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Rusco, Elmer R. 2
Steward, Julian Haynes 2
Wovoka 2
Abbott, Fred H. 1
Adavosio , J. M. 1
Aikens, C. Melvin 1
Alley, John Richard 1
American Friends Service Committee (Reno, Nev.) 1
Anderson, Betty C. 1
Barrett family 1
Batchelor family 1
Bennyhoff, James A. (James Allan) 1
Bowen, Peggy Lear 1
Burke, Charles H. 1
Butler, B. Robert 1
Calloway, Donald Goodwin 1
Camp, Charles Lewis 1
Cappannari, Stephen Clement 1
Clemmer, Richard O. 1
Corbusier, Fanny Dunbar 1
Corbusier, William Henry 1
Crabtree, Robert H. 1
Creel, Cecil Willis 1
Creel, Estella Willis 1
Creel, Lorenzo D. (Lorenzo Dow) 1
Cressman, Luther S. 1
D'Azevedo, Warren L. 1
Dawson, Lawrence E. (Lawrence Edwin) 1
Day, Vina M. 1
Dorrington, L. A. 1
Doten, Samuel B. (Samuel Bradford) 1
Edmunds, James M. 1
Elston, Robert G. 1
Findlay, John M. 1
Fowler, Catherine S. 1
Fowler, Don D., 1936- 1
Fry, Gary F. 1
Fujian xie he da xue 1
Goldfield (Nev.) 1
Gracey, Robert 1
Ham, R. (Rolly) 1
Hardesty, Donald L. 1
Harper, K. T. (Kimball T.) 1
Hauke, D. F. 1
Hittman, Michael 1
Hughes, Richard E. (Richard Edward) 1
Hultkrantz, Åke 1
Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada 1
Jacobsen, William H. 1
Janetski, Joel C. 1
Jenkins, James E. 1
Jennings, Jesse D. (Jesse David) 1
Johnson, Edward C. 1
Joint California-Nevada Interstate Compact Commission 1
Jorgensen, Joseph G. 1
Kelly, Isabel T. (Isabel Truesdell) 1
Knack, Martha C. 1
Leland, Joy 1
Leland, Robert ((Nevada lawyer)) 1
Leupp, Francis Ellington 1
Longstreet, Andrew Jackson 1
Madsen, David B. 1
Malouf, Carling I. (Carling Isaac) 1
Marean, Stanley 1
Marwitt, John P. 1
McLead, Norma 1
Mehringer, Peter J. 1
Merritt, E. B. 1
Meyn, Paul 1
Miller, Wick R. 1
Mills, Laura E. 1
Morris, William Gideon 1
Murphy, Robert F. (Robert Francis) 1
Murphy, Yolanda 1
Napton, Lewis K. 1
National Congress of American Indians 1
National Science Foundation. Tri-Institutional Field Training Program in Anthropology (U.S.) 1
Nevada Turkey Growers' Association 1
Nevada. Division of State Parks 1
Numana, Dave 1
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes) 1
Oliver, J. Dale (James Dale) 1
Park, Susan 1
Pendelton, Lorann S. A. 1
Peterson, Pancho 1
Polanyi, Michael 1
Preston, Morrie Rockwood 1
Purcell family 1
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribal Council 1
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of the Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada 1
Reymers, Flora Walters 1
Riker, June Creel 1
Rocha, Guy Louis 1
Rusco, Mary K. 1
Sampson, Dewey 1
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