Virginia City (Nev.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Early days in Nevada collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC386
Abstract

Photocopies of a series of articles from the Chico enterprise (California) consisting of recollections of Nelson's years in Nevada with anecdotes concerning the social customs and political life of the era and his life as a miner, with sketches of journalists and political figures of Virginia City. Also included is a sketch of wheat ranching in northern California from 1860-1863 near Nelson.

Dates: 1928

Electors of the City of Virginia, Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: 83-31
Abstract

Electors of the City of Virginia, Nevada contains lists of men registered to vote in elections of 1894, 1896, and 1898. Includes voters' signatures and date registering; probably compiled by the County Clerk.

Dates: 1894-1898

Footlight Press Printing Specimens

 Collection
Identifier: 83-20
Abstract

Samples of Footlight Press' work for Virginia City customers, including advertisements, invitations, calling cards, and tickets. Material from 1877-1878.

Dates: 1877-1878

Ghost town publisher

 Collection
Identifier: NC69
Abstract

Arma McCusker was part owner of the Nevada newspaper, the Virginia City news from 1949-1952. Contains story of the author's experiences as part owner of the Virginia City news, along with Aldo Perino and Milo Saling; also descriptions and history of Virginia City, Nevada.

Dates: undated

Globe Insurance Company Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: 89-67
Abstract

Ledger describing all property in Virginia City, Nevada insured by Globe.

Dates: 1876-1878

Charles Carroll Goodwin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 85-06
Abstract

Collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, personal papers of C. C. Goodwin, mainly spanning the years, 1890-1917 also includes photographs, printed material and some papers of son, James T. (Tod) Goodwin.

Dates: 1857-1924

History of the Comstock Lode

 Collection
Identifier: NC229
Abstract Included are research notes, correspondence, production tables, and clippings either about Smith's Comstock book or used by Smith to write his book.,Subjects researched include John W. Mackay, James G. Fair, business as well as technical aspects of mining in the Comstock Lode, details about individual mines, lists of production figures for the mines, data on the cost of production figures for the mines, data on the cost of living, and information on wood and water companies; typescripts of...
Dates: 1943

Diary of Heber Holman

 Collection
Identifier: NC322
Abstract

Daily accounts of both Holman's business and personal activities include progress reports for both mines, news of social and fraternal organization meetings, and names of couples he united in marriage.

Dates: 1895

Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Nevada Lodge No. 7 Records

 Collection
Identifier: 86-07
Abstract

The Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Nevada Lodge No. 7 was a secret society located in Virginia City, NV. Collection contains minutes of meetings March 3, 1876-July 22, 1881, 69 p. Accounts, August 1-October 8, 1930, p. 71-84.

Dates: 1876-1881

International Hotel guest register

 Collection
Identifier: NC19
Abstract

The International Hotel was owned by L. P. O'Connor in Virginia City, Nevada, and was considered to be one of the finest in town at the time. Guest register from 1869-1870 includes date, signature of hotel guest, and occasionally their comments. Many pages obscured by pasted-in newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1869-1870