Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract The Cultural Resources Section of the Nevada Department of Transportation investigates historic and prehistoric cultural sites endangered by road construction. Contains cultural resources reports for individual Nevada historic and prehistoric sites include map(s) of site, description of environmental setting, floral and faunal analysis, summary of previous site investigations, discussion of site, report of artifacts discovered, and photocopies of photographic plates of artifacts. Dates range...
Abstract Anecdotal history, partially from recollection, accompanied by a slightly variant sketch. The collection contains material from 1910 created Fannie Gore Hazlett.
Abstract Contains photographs, clippings, certificates and letters related to Denver S. Dickerson, Nevada Lieutenant Governor and Acting Governor; Mrs. Una L. Reilly Dickerson, Washoe County, Nevada, law librarian; Harvey D. Dickerson, Nevada Attorney General and candidate for various political offices; Denver Dickerson, Nevada State legislator and diplomat; and George Dickerson, lawyer.
Abstract Signatures of witnesses to an unidentified event. The collection contains material from October 21, 1860.
Dates: October 21, 1860
Report to Hon. S. Mowry of a reconnaissance along the proposed boundary line of the state of California
Abstract Joseph Richardson Nimmo Owen was a surveyor hired by the U.S. and California Boundary Commission to survey the southern California and Nevada border. Collection contains typescript copy of a report which detailed conditions under which survey was made, and Owens' observations on geology and topography of the region April 15, 1861.
Dates: April 15, 1861
Abstract Scrapbook of newspaper clippings from local and national newspapers regarding James Baird Weaver, the People's Party and Republican Party national conventions of 1892, the Silver Party platform and ticket, and results of elections in Nevada in the 1890s.,The scrapbook partially fills what was originally a register of actions for the First and Third Judicial Districts, Utah Territory, 1872; and various judicial districts of Nevada, 1872-1878, with index.
Dates: 1872-1878; 1892