Virginia City (Nev.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Sutro Tunnel Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC07
Abstract The Sutro Tunnel Company was organized by Adolph Sutro for the purpose of constructing a drainage tunnel under the Comstock Lode in Virginia City, Nevada. Records related to organizing, publicizing, funding and constructing the Sutro Tunnel.,Included are transcripts of a court case; correspondence, which consist of letters and construction reports from company secretary Pelham W. Ames to Sutro; deeds; superintendents' reports; speeches; prospectus; certificate of incorporation and by-laws;...
Dates: 1861-1935

Deed for a town lot in Virginia City

 Collection
Identifier: NC759
Abstract

Deed conveying a town lot in Virginia City from Speir and his wife Sarah to Thomas Lyons. The collection contains material from 1868 created by William J. Speir.

Dates: 1868

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

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

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