Carson City (Nev.) -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Carson City Community Access Television began broadcasting in 1990 as a tool for free speech in an open democracy, with recording equipment available for public use. The collection contains 384 VHS cassette tapes that document Carson City Community Access Television (CAT) channel from 1985-2003. The tapes include programs, events, meetings, and other activities that took place in Carson City, Nevada.
Abstract Patent for 40 acres of school land in Ormsby County, Nevada, purchased by Treadway, 1868, and deed for purchase of adjacent property, 1873.
Abstract Primarily letters from Nellie Verrill to Henry (known as Harry) Mighels and Harry to Nellie before their marriage.
Abstract Nomination for the Carson City Civic Auditorium which was designed in 1938 by Lehman A. Ferris and built with funds from the Work Projects Administration (W.P.A.).
Overview Willa Oldham Ramsden moved to Boulder City, Nevada, in 1957 where she and her husband, Clifton John Oldham, raised Appaloosa horses and where she began writing articles for local newspapers. In 1970, they relocated to Carson City where Willa became well known as a writer and community activist. Her collection includes personal information, professional activity material, material on horses, correspondence, articles, speeches, and copies of her two books on Carson City history.